Together with Anna Paradiso, Mats Olofsson and Jonas Nordberg, Clara Guldberg Ravn has completed the Flute Sonatas by Martinus Ræhs on her second CD (arc 22031). We congratulate the prominent cast for being nominated for the ICMA-Award 2023 – and keep our fingers crossed for the final round!
With a first single with Sacred Concerts by Anton Colander, the Ensemble LPDM launches a series of releases, a collection with the title „Schola Sagittariana“. It celebrates the 350th anniversary of the death of Heinrich Schütz. The project comprises revelations of quite unknown composers who studied with Schütz. A very interesting kaleidoscope of that time.
As a preview on the upcoming album with the revelatory title „Mr. Händel im Pub“ (Mr. Handel in the pub) the ensemble I Zefirelli already presents a single as a digital release with stirring folk tunes in London’s baroque style.
The Praetorius-Album of the ensemble La Protezione della Musica is presented in detail in the programme „Die neue Platte“ – apart from the editorial value during the Praetorius anniversary year, the experimentiveness and surety of style are praised.
Even in these turbulent times, we managed to make another production with Los Temperamentos. If You want to taste, have a look here: Nino il Mijor. And: Para las Chinas Locas. Los Temperamentos at their best!
On the website klassik-heute.com, Mime Yamahiro Brinkmann’s recording of the Bach Cello Suites gets best marks in every aspect. In this review, it’s higly recommended to include the disc in Your collection. We totally agree!
Mime Yamahiro Brinkmann’s solo album with the Bach Cello Suites is album of the week in the Norwegian Radio. Programmer Eystein obviously likes it as much as we do! Congratulations, Mime!
The Strad has a very nice review in it’s October 2019 issue about Kati Raitinen’s solo album „The world is (Y)ours“. Description: “ Exciting modern cello music with not-so-secret links to Bach“
For our Japanese customers, our CDs are now even easier available: King International Inc. is our new Japanese distributor. こんにちは！ (Konnichiwa!)
After getting two nominations already for the renowned ICMA-Award 2016, arcantus is happy to announce that there is another nomination for the ICMA-Award 2018: The newest disc of the ensemble Los Temperamentos, „Amor y Locura“ got this nomination – so keep Your fingers crossed! The winners will be announced in 2018.
The French magazine Classica thinks in his edition of July/August, the programme of the CD of the Orchestre de Douai – Hauts de France is very „ch’ti“. This refers to the binding tie for this recording, the two great composers of nothern France, Lalo and Roussel.
The actual CD of the ensemble Los Temperamentos gets great reviews. Among others in the German radio programme WDR 3. „In short: An absolute pleasure, while repeatedly listening, it’s not getting less but still increasing.“ more »
The baroque ensemble Los Temperamentos unites musicians from Europe and Latin America – and so it’s obvious that they perform both in Europe and in the New World. more »
With a very nice review, the wind magazine „Eurowinds“ praises the CD „Just for fun“ and describes the variety of the programme as well as its virtuosic performance by the World Trombone Quartet. „Just being fun“.
The World Trombone Quartet, consisting of four of the most famous trombone players, Jörgen van Rijen, Joseph Alessi, Michel Becquet and Stefan Schulz, publishes his first CD „Just for Fun“ with the label arcantus. An impressive recording, we’re joyfully listening – just for fun!
In a radio programme of the Deutschlandfunk, the new CD of the ensemble 4.1 gets a very detailed and positive review and is recommended as a very successful debut CD. Find the review here (in German).
The radio station Norddeutscher Rundfunk praises the CD origins – ursprünge as one of the outstanding chamber music recordings of the Chamber Music Year 2015. Congratulations for appearing in this programme: Welt der Musik (in German)!
Our new CD is a book!
Johannes Brahms, „Die schöne Magelone“ in an abundantly illustrated version with drawings by Anette Naumann. more »
The CD origins – ursprünge of the ensemble 4.1 gets an excellent review in the Wiener Zeitung (in German).
The two new CDs of arcantus, El Galeón 1600 and origins – ursprünge got immediately nominated for the prestigious ICMA-Award! more »
The new CD of the ensemble Los Temperamentos attracts a lot of interest from beginning on. Radio Bremen recommends it as CD-Tip (in German).
And the next CD follows immediately:
ensemble 4.1 – origins – ursprünge
Chamber music at it’s best!
Finally, after a long time of preparation, the first CD of the new label arcantus is published: Los Temperamentos, „El Galeón 1600“ –> El Galeón 1600
A great start, we’re looking forward to seeing more of such wunderful projects!