Lisa Batiashvili - City Lights We announce Lisa Batiashvili's new project on DG, City Lights. Set for release on May 29, the album takes the listener across the world with eleven carefully chosen pieces that represent the most important cities in her life. Trevor Pinnock - Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier I Trevor Pinnock, one of Early Music's great visionaries, is to release his first ever recording of Book I of Bach's Well-Tempered Clavier. Backed by a videblog giving insights into not only his interpretation of his masterwork with its variety, he also highlights his recordings for Deutsche Grammophon over the years. Thomas Adès conducts Adès In March 2019, Thomas Adès, one of the most acclaimed and frequently performed comtemporary composers of our time, conducted the Boston Symphony Orchestra and kirill Gerstein performing the world premiere of his Concerto for Piano and Orchestra. Jóhann Jóhannsson's 'The Last and First Men' premieres at Berlinale 'Last and First Men' received its world premiere this week on 25 February at the 2020 Berlinale Film Festival. The audio album of the original score is released digitally to streaming services. The film will then be released on Blu-ray, packages together with the original score recording on March 27. There will also be a Limited Deluxe Vinyl Art-Edition, which comprises three art prints. Camille Thomas - Voice of Hope The album is available for pre-order and is accompanied by the pre-release track of Gluck's Dance of the Blessed Spirits from his opera Orfeo ed Euridice. Matthias Goerne & Jan Lisiecki - Ludwig van Beethoven: Lieder · Songs World-renowned artists baritone Matthias Goerne and pianist Jan Lisiecki reveal some of his rich and varied creations in this field on their first joint album of Beethoven Lieder. The album, available for pre-order from today, is scheduled for release on 20 March and is accompanied by the release of 'Nimm sie hin denn, diese Lieder' from the cycle "An die ferne Geliebte", Op. 98 as a pre-release track. Seong-Jin Cho announces new album 'The Wanderer' Seong-Jin Cho’s latest Deutsche Grammophon solo album 'The Wanderer' to be released on April 3, 2020. After acclaimed recordings of works by Debussy (2017) and Mozart (2018), Cho puts music by Schubert, his favourite composer, at the heart of his new release. Rudolf Buchbinder - The Diabelli Project Celebrated pianist and renowned Beethoven specialist Rudolf Buchbinder will release his first album on Deutsche Grammophon. The full album will be released March 6th, 2020. Anne-Sophie Mutter, Yo-Yo Ma, Daniel Barenboim - Triple Concerto Anne-Sophie Mutter, Yo-Yo Ma & Daniel Barenboim, three of today's most renowned classical artists and Beethoven interpreters, celebrate the 250th anniversary of Beethoven's birth by recording the Triple Concerto coupled with the seventh symphony. The album will be released internationally on March 20th, 2020. Max Richter - Vladimir's Blues Max Richter's new music video "Vladimir's Blues" comes out today at 5 PM (CET)! Hildur Guðnadóttir wins Oscar! Hildur Guðnadóttir wins the Oscar for "Best Original Score". Víkingur Ólafsson - Debussy·Rameau After the remarkable global success of his award-winning J.S.Bach recording, celebrated Icelandic pianist Víkingur Ólafsson returns with his third Deutsche Grammophon solo album, Debussy·Rameau, set for release on 27 March. Listen to the first Pre-release track "Rameau: Les Tendres Plaintes - Rondeau" Maurizio Pollini - Beethoven's Last three Sonatas This full concert was recorded in both audio and video and will be released in audio on CD, download and streaming albums, while in video on Blu-ray Disc as well as a visual streaming album. Listen to the first Pre-release track "Piano Sonata in E major op. 109 ‒ 1. Vivace ma non troppo – Adagio espressivo". LA Label Night Deutsche Grammophon showcases composing talent talent in Los Angeles. DG Composers’ Label Night event celebrates a creative powerhouse. Louis Lewandowski - Eighteen Liturgical Psalms Deutsche Grammophon revives lost world of Jewish sacred music-making with world premiere recording of Louis Lewandowski’s complete Eighteen Liturgical Psalms Roger and Brian Eno announce their new album "Mixing Colours" Brothers Roger and Brian Eno create first duo album for Deutsche Grammophon debut Mixing Colours, the result of a 15-year-long collaboration, will be released in March 2020. Hildur Guðnadóttir wins Golden Globe Award! Hildur Guðnadóttir wins the Golden Globe Award for Best Original Score and is the first woman to win as a solo composer in the history of the Golden Globe Awards. Joep Beving wins an Edison Award! Last weekend Joep Beving won an international Edison Award in the category "Best Neoclassical Album" in Amsterdam. The Edison Award is an annual Dutch international music award awarded for outstanding achievements in the music industry. Celebrating Beethoven's 250th anniversary with new digital destination - exclusively on Apple Music Specially curated “Beethoven Room” offers full access to the composer’s music including The New Complete Edition; fresh audio and audiovisual content to be added weekly. Leonard Bernstein’s legendary Beethoven live recording “Ode to Freedom” This year marks the 30th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall and additionally fits well into our #Beethoven2020 campaign. Joined by an orchestra formed by members from both German States and the four Occupation Powers, Bernstein captured not only the elation of the moment but conveyed a celebration of and a longing for freedom which extended far beyond the occasion. We are honoured to present a new reissue of this legendary concert! Lang Lang - Piano Book - Encore Edition Global superstar pianist Lang Lang is launching a new super deluxe digital version of his best-selling album Piano Book – the biggest classical album worldwide released this year. The Encore Edition will be released on 15th November 2019. Discover the first track available in both audio and video! Daniil Trifonov - Yellow Lounge in Berlin Pianist Daniel Trifonov will be performing at our upcoming Yellow Lounge at the Musikbrauerei in Berlin on November 8. Hélène Grimaud - Memory Echo We are pleased this week to release Memory Echo, Hélène Grimaud's and composer Nitin Sawhney's new album featuring Sawhney's remixes of his own music and works by Satie, Debussy and Rachmaninov. Mieczysław Weinberg: Chamber Music Following the release of the Weinberg Symphonies 2 & 21 with conductor Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla, we present an album of chamber music by Mieczysław Weinberg under the direction of Gidon Kremer. Víkingur Ólafsson Named Artist of the Year 2019: GRAMOPHONE AWARDS The Icelandic pianist has been announced as Artist of the Year at the Gramophone Awards 2019, known as the “Oscars of the classical music world”. We celebrate Yuja Wangs's success at the 2019 GRAMOPHONE AWARDS Pianist Yuja Wang won this year's Gramophone Award in the Instrumental category for 'The Berlin Recital'. Opus Klassik 2019 Winners Congratulations to Andreas Ottensamer on his Opus Klassik award as "Instrumentalist of the Year” (Clarinet). The Opus Klassik is one of Germany's most important prizes in the field of classical music. Other DG artists to win awards included Lang Lang, Víkingur Ólafsson, Nadine Sierra and Sir Bryn Terfel. Hildur Guðnadóttir joins Deutsche Grammophon We are thrilled to announce the exclusive signing of Emmy-winning composer, cellist and singer Hildur Guðnadóttir, hailed by the New York Times for her work’s “gravity and depth”. Her score to HBO’s award-winning drama Chernobyl, released by DG in May, has received widespread public and critical acclaim. She is also enjoying success with her equally game-changing soundtrack to Todd Phillips’ Joker – winner of the Golden Lion at this year’s Venice Film Festival. Seong-Jin Cho - Mozart: Rondo in A Minor After the celebrated 2018 Mozart album of Chopin-Award winner Seong-Jin Cho, the South Korean pianist has now recorded Mozart’s Rondo in A minor, K.511 ahead of his upcoming recital tour. Listen to it in audio on the streaming platform of your choice or watch it as a video by the video section on the right. Our tribute to the late Jóhann Jóhannsson In collaboration with Berlin-based painter Thilo Heinzmann, the Icelandic composer composed a new work for string quartet, 12 Conversations with Thilo Heinzmann, recorded by Echo Collective, which we released posthumously on September 20, 2019, the day after what would have been his 50th birthday. Beethoven - The New Complete Edition In celebration of Beethoven's 250th birthday in 2020, we have launched our #BTHVN2020 dedicated website. Learn more about the campaign and get ready to celebrate the great composer! Beyond the Horizon - Daniil Trifonov The second part of Daniil Trifonov's journey through Rachmaninov's piano works together with the Philadelphia Orchestra and Yannick Nézet-Séguin is set for international release on 11 October 2019. Destination Rachmaninov – Arrival, unites the acclaimed Russian-born artist’s account of Rachmaninov’s Third Piano Concerto, with his searing interpretation of the composer’s First Piano Concerto. Long Yu and The Shanghai Symphony Orchestra present Gateways The Shanghai Symphony Orchestra may be China’s oldest, but it is marking its 140th anniversary with a thrilling new beginning. Under the baton of its Music Director Long Yu, the orchestra is launching a series of albums featuring works by major Chinese composers. Gateways, the first of these, is now available and features Chinese and Russian works. Mari Samuelsen - MARI Mari Samuelsen's debut album for Deutsche Grammophon, MARI draws listeners into soundworlds of Max Richter, Philip Glass, Brian Eno, Jóhann Jóhannsson, Peter Gregson, Vladimir Martynov, Pēteris Vasks and J.S. Bach.