Listen to a new pre-release track from Menahem Pressler's 'Clair de lune' February 16 - Menahem Pressler, a living legend of piano, records his first ever solo album for Deutsche Grammophon, with repertoire by Debussy, Fauré and Ravel. Listen to "Rêverie" by Debussy, a track featured on Pressler's upcoming album, set for release on March 9. Bruckner Symphony No. 4 / Wagner: Lohengrin - Prelude to Act 1 February 16 - Marking the groundbreaking continuation of Leipzig’s Bruckner Cycle with Andris Nelsons and the Gewandhausorchester, Deutsche Grammophon releases Symphony No. 4, coinciding with the orchestra’s 275th anniversary and the conductor’s inauguration as the new Gewandhauskapellmeister. New Release: The Christa Ludwig Edition February 16 - Marking the 90th birthday of Christa Ludwig on 16 March 2018, Deutsche Grammophon presents a Limited 12-CD Edition celebrating her versatile and impressive mezzo soprano. New Release: Maurizio Pollini - Préludes II February 16 - Maurizio Pollini celebrates Debussy’s centenary year with Deutsche Grammophon album of Préludes II and En blanc et noir, the latter recorded in duo with his son, Daniele Pollini. In Memory of Karl Richter (1926-1981) February 16 - Play our Music Puzzle to hear an excerpt of Karl Richter, whose interpretations of Johann Sebastian Bach’s great Passions, Cantatas and B Minor Mass left their mark on an entire generation across the world. In Memoriam Jóhann Jóhannsson February 10 - The team at Deutsche Grammophon are in deep mourning over the loss of our friend, Jóhann Jóhannsson. Watch Murray Perahia perform Beethoven's "Moonlight" Sonata February 9 - After years of study of original manuscripts and having edited the new Henle Urtext edition of the complete Beethoven piano sonatas, Perahia now presents two of Beethoven’s most famous sonatas as a revelation. Watch here his interpretation of Beethoven’s “Moonlight Sonata”. New Release: Daniel Hope - Journey to Mozart February 9 - In his album Journey to Mozart, violinist Daniel Hope draws on his own Mozartian memories and puts the Classical period in context as he explores music by Mozart and his contemporaries. New Release: Murray Perahia - Beethoven Piano Sonatas February 9 - After decades of thought and study, Murray Perahia makes first recording of “Hammerklavier” Sonata as part of compelling new Beethoven album that pairs that with the "Moonlight" Sonata. New Release: Kian Soltani - Home February 9 - On his debut Deutsche Grammophon album, cellist Kian Soltani traces his musical roots in works by Schubert, Schumann and Iranian composer Reza Vali (b. 1952). Menahem Pressler to release solo piano album on DG February 9 - For over half a century, Menahem Pressler was the pianist of the legendary Beaux Arts Trio. Having devoted his energies to his solo career for the last ten years, he is now, at the age of 94, releasing his first solo album on Deutsche Grammophon. Happy Birthday, Yuja Wang! February 9 - Join us in celebration of pianist Yuja Wang's birthday, who was born on February 10, 1987. Play our Music Puzzle to hear an excerpt of Ravel’s Piano Concerto in G Major, a track from Wang's most recent album, recorded with the Tonhalle-Orchester Zürich. New Release: Lisa Batiashvili - Visions of Prokofiev February 2 - Visions of Prokofiev features Prokofiev’s two violin concertos alongside three much-loved excerpts from the composer’s stage works in arrangements by Lisa’s father, Tamás Batiashvili. Happy Birthday, Philip Glass! February 2 - Join us as we celebrate the birthday of Philip Glass, the founding father of minimal music, who was born on January 31, 1937. Play our Music Puzzle to hear an excerpt of his work Étude No. 6 as interpreted by Víkingur Ólafsson. Deutsche Grammophon and IDAGIO Start Partnership February 1 - We proudly announce the start of a new partnership with IDAGIO, a leading classical music streaming service available in over 70 countries. Explore our catalogue on IDAGIO. Daniil Trifonov wins Grammy Award for Best Classical Instrumental Solo January 29 - "Congratulations to Daniil Trifonov on his first and truly well-deserved Grammy for „Transcendental“!" (Dr. Clemens Trautmann, President Deutsche Grammophon). See more... Happy Birthday, Mozart! January 27 - Join us as we celebrate the birthday of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756–1791). Play our Music Puzzle to hear an excerpt of Mozart's ‘Alla Turca’ (Arr. For Violin Solo And Chamber Orchestra By Olivier Fourés) as performed by Daniel Hope and the Zurich Chamber Orchestra, a track featured on Hope’s upcoming album, ‘Journey to Mozart’. Listen to a new pre-release track from Maurizio Pollini's 'Préludes II' January 26 - Following the release of the first book of Debussy’s Préludes twenty years ago, pianist Maurizio Pollini celebrates Claude Debussy’s centenary year with an album of ‘Préludes II’ and ‘En blanc et noir’, set for release on February 16. Watch Kian Soltani Live From Yellow Lounge January 24 - Watch a livestream of cellist Kian Soltani perform a set of music from his upcoming album, Home, at our first Yellow Lounge of 2018. Watch Lisa Batiashvili Live From Yellow Lounge January 24 - Watch a livestream of violinist Lisa Batiashvili perform a set of music from her upcoming album, Visions of Prokofiev, at our first Yellow Lounge of 2018. Watch Seong-Jin Cho performing Clair de lune January 19 - Watch a full performance of Seong-Jin Cho playing Debussy’s 3rd Movement “Clair de Lune” from his “Suite bergamasque”. This was recorded live at the Yellow Lounge, Berlin. DG Collaborates with Tomplay Deutsche Grammophon and Tombooks, the inventor of interactive sheet music and the Tomplay app, which is revolutionizing music education, have announced an agreement allowing the app’s users to experience, play and learn along with Deutsche Grammophon’s repertoire. Users of Tomplay can now read the digital sheet music and play along with the recordings of our legendary artists, inspiring the app’s users with their interpretations. Learn more...