Deutsche Grammophon Artists scoop top awards at ECHO Klassik in Germany The line-up of this year’s ECHO Klassik winners features Anna Netrebko and Piotr Beczała (“Singers of the Year”), Yannick Nézet-Séguin (“Conductor of the Year”), Anne-Sophie Mutter, Martha Argerich and Claudio Abbado ("Concerto Recording of the Year"), the documentary film Karajan – The Second Life and the Metropolitan Opera production of The Tempest (“Music DVD Production of the Year”). Deutsche Grammophon unveils great “Discovery” Deutsche Grammophon launches DG Discovery – the world’s first classical label streaming App. Curated App offers subscribers instant and unlimited access to peerless performances and a rich supply of background information. The Originals – legendary recordings: a “who’s who” of the world’s greatest musicians Deutsche Grammophon celebrates the 20th anniversary of its acclaimed reissue series with a 50-CD box set. The inspirational line-up of artists includes Claudio Abbado, Martha Argerich, Karl Böhm, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau, Emil Gilels, Gundula Janowitz, Herbert von Karajan, Carlos Kleiber, Anne-Sophie Mutter, David Oistrakh and Mstislav Rostropovich. “Daring and fiery” harpsichordist signs to Deutsche Grammophon Harpsichordist Mahan Esfahani – whose “daring and fiery performances” (The Times) have made him “his instrument’s leading champion” (International Piano) – today signed an exclusive contract with Deutsche Grammophon, prior to his debut at the Bristol Proms. Vivaldi’s "Four Seasons" - the new iPad app With Deutsche Grammophon and Touch Press’s award winning masterwork app "Beethoven's 9th Symphony" from 2013 approaching the 1 Million download mark, we are proud to present our follow-up app with Touch Press: "Vivaldi's Four Seasons", released May 29 in the iTunes App Store. Arcade Fire´s Richard Reed Parry releases debut album of classical compositions on Deutsche Grammophon Heart and Breath is Richard Reed Parry´s debut as a neo-classical composer, inspired by the likes of Steve Reich and Brian Eno. Parry is well known for his work as a multi-instrumentalist with the critically acclaimed, Grammy award winning alternative rock band, Arcade Fire. Touch Press’ music apps win RPS Music Award for Creative Communication Deutsche Grammophon and Touch Press’ «Beethoven’s 9th Symphony» app represents "a new pinnacle in the marriage of performance, interpretation and new technology. In shedding light on aspects of our art which so often remain obscure, they possess a rare power to take every listener - regardless of age and expertise - straight to the music’s beating heart.” Thank you to the Royal Philharmonic Society for the award, and to everyone who has downloaded our app. Daniel Barenboim launches a new digital-only label in collaboration with Universal Music A new label PERAL MUSIC will feature Daniel Barenboim's work as conductor, pianist and chamber musician. All the recordings, distributed in association with Universal Music and which will be digital-only releases, will be offered as Mastered for iTunes, the highest-quality sound format offered on the iTunes Store globally.