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Essential music by the great composers

Beethoven Essentials

Guy Jones

Head of Curation

J.S. Bach Essentials

Mary Elizabeth Kelly

Primephonic Curator

Mozart Essentials

Mary Elizabeth Kelly

Primephonic Curator

Debussy Essentials

Maryna Boiko

Primephonic Curator

Gluck Essentials

Marco Muilwijk

Primephonic Curator

Fanny Mendelssohn Essentials

Kelly Hazejager

Primephonic Curator

Handel Essentials

Mary Elizabeth Kelly

Primephonic Curator

Landini Essentials

Guy Jones

Head of Curation

Pérotin Essentials

Guy Jones

Head of Curation

Bernart de Ventadorn Essentials

Guy Jones

Head of Curation

Philippe de Vitry Essentials

Guy Jones

Head of Curation

Weber Essentials

Martha-Arlette Firan

Primephonic Curator

Prokofiev Essentials

Maryna Boiko

Primephonic Curator

Grieg Essentials

Guy Jones

Head of Curation

Philip Glass Essentials

Maryna Boiko

Primephonic Curator

Mahler Essentials

Guy Jones

Head of Curation

Schoenberg Essentials

Marco Muilwijk

Primephonic Curator

Liszt Essentials

Maryna Boiko

Primephonic Curator

Haydn Essentials

Mary Elizabeth Kelly

Primephonic Curator

Tchaikovsky Essentials

Mary Elizabeth Kelly

Primephonic Curator

Purcell Essentials

Maryna Boiko

Primephonic Curator

Berlioz Essentials

Guy Jones

Head of Curation

De Falla Essentials

Natalia Fernández Muela

Primephonic Catalog Specialist

Satie Essentials

Maryna Boiko

Primephonic Curator

Poulenc Essentials

Carolina Meneses João

Primephonic Catalogue Manager

Dvořák Essentials

Mary Elizabeth Kelly

Primephonic Curator

Rimsky-Korsakov Essentials

Maryna Boiko

Primephonic Curator

Scriabin Essentials

Maryna Boiko

Primephonic Curator

Verdi Essentials

Margarita Castaneda

Primephonic Curator

Szymanowski Essentials

Marco Muilwijk

Primephonic Curator

Brahms Essentials

Maryna Boiko

Primephonic Curator

Messiaen Essentials

Mary Elizabeth Kelly

Primephonic Curator

Pierre Boulez Essentials

Guy Jones

Head of Curation

Puccini Essentials

Francesca Mariani

Primephonic Curator

Holst Essentials

Maryna Boiko

Primephonic Curator

Rachmaninov Essentials

Maryna Boiko

Primephonic Curator

Bartók Essentials

Guy Jones

Head of Curation

Fauré Essentials

Carolina Meneses João

Primephonic Catalogue Manager

Gershwin Essentials

Maryna Boiko

Primephonic Curator

Kaija Saariaho Essentials

Mary Elizabeth Kelly

Primephonic Curator

Saint-Saëns Essentials

Maryna Boiko

Primephonic Curator

Steve Reich Essentials

Maryna Boiko

Primephonic Curator

Rossini Essentials

Lilia Romero

Primephonic Curator

Pärt Essentials

Maryna Boiko

Primephonic Curator

Richard Strauss Essentials

Laurent Meijlink

Primephonic Curator

Chopin Essentials

Maryna Boiko

Primephonic Curator

Penderecki Essentials

Guy Jones

Head of Curation

Telemann Essentials

Mary Elizabeth Kelly

Primephonic Curator

Thomas Adès Essentials

Guy Jones

Head of Curation

Copland Essentials

Maryna Boiko

Primephonic Curator

Daily Rarities

Hand-picked hidden gems

Corigliano: Of Rage and Remembrance & Symphony No. 1

Leonard Slatkin

Byrd: Early Latin Church Music; Propers for Lady Mass in Advent

The Cardinall's Musick

Moe: Strange Exclaiming Music - Teeth of the Sea - Rough Winds Do Shake the Darling Buds - I Have Only One Itching Desire - Market Forces

Various Artists

Handel in Ireland, Vol. 1

Bridget Cunningham

Frederic Belli plays works by Berio, Rabe, Martin, Delerue, Rota

Frederic Belli

The Intimacy of Creativity: 5 Year Retrospective

Sheng, Bright

Gubaidulina: Kadenza

Basque National Orchestra / Iñaki Alberdi / Asier Polo

Williams, Soro & Holguín: Violin Sonatas

Daniel Inamorato

Volans: This Is How It Is /Walking Song / Leaping Dance / Concerto for Piano and Wind Instruments

Kevin Volans

SiXXes

Hille Perl

Three Ragas for Solo Violin

Dr. L. Subramaniam

Svendsen: Orchestral Works, Vol. 1

Neeme Järvi

Strauss, Puccini & Verdi: Works for String Quartet

Ensō String Quartet

Schutz: Geistliche Chormusik, Op. 11

Bach Collegium Japan

A Tribute to Silvestrov

Vladimir Feltsman

One Week in Rio

Woch & Guzik Duo

Reflections

Paul Smith

Eastman Wind Ensemble Plays Husa, Copland, Vaughan Williams & Hindemith

Eastman Wind Ensemble

Gregson: Dream Song

Wissam Boustany

Folk Tales

Gerald Peregrine

Monteverdi & Gabrieli & Cozzolani: Vesperae in nativitate domine

Currende

Berlioz: Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14, H. 48

Utah Symphony Orchestra

Florence Price: Violin Concertos

Er-Gene Kahng

Poetry Serenade

Various Artists

Chang Ping: Oriental Wash Painting

China National Symphony Orchestra

Bantock: Omar Khayyam

Vernon Handley

Bach Violin Concertos

Irish Baroque Orchestra

Gershwin: Take Two

Simon Tedeschi

Bliss: The Enchantress, Meditations on a Theme by John Blow & Mary of Magdala

BBC Symphony Orchestra

Artist Playlists

Music chosen by great artists

American Composers

Michael Tilson Thomas

Conductor

Camille Thomas: Favorites

Camille Thomas

Cellist

Colin Currie: American Pioneers

Colin Currie

Percussionist

Benjamin Bernheim: Favorites

Benjamin Bernheim

Tenor

Brooklyn Rider: Favorites

Brooklyn Rider

String Quartet

Ailyn Pérez: My Guiding Voices

Ailyn Pérez

Soprano

Donald Runnicles: Favorites

Donald Runnicles

Conductor

Noah Bendix-Balgley: Folk Inspirations

Noah Bendix-Balgley

Violinist

Eldbjørg Hemsing: The Sound of Childhood

Eldbjørg Hemsing

Violinist

Piotr Beczała: Favorites

Piotr Beczała

Tenor

Ching-Yun Hu: Favorites

Ching-Yun Hu

Pianist

Matthew Barley: Cello Favorites

Matthew Barley

Cellist

Kirill Karabits: Favorites

Kirill Karabits

Conductor

Sophia Bacelar: Favorites

Sophia Bacelar

Cellist

Manfred Honeck: Favorites

Manfred Honeck

Conductor

Emerson String Quartet: Favorites

Emerson String Quartet

String Quartet

Seattle Symphony: Favorites

Ludovic Morlot

Music Director, Seattle Symphony

Danish String Quartet: Favorites

Danish String Quartet

String Quartet

Sascha Goetzel: Vienna 1900

Sascha Goetzel

Conductor

Jasmine Choi: Music for Now

Jasmine Choi

Flautist

Pablo Heras-Casado: My Musical History

Pablo Heras-Casado

Conductor

Pavarotti: The Official Playlist

The Pavarotti Estate

Exclusive to Primephonic

Nic McGegan: Baroque Opera

Nic McGegan

Conductor

Keri-Lynn Wilson: My Musical Souvenirs

Keri-Lynn Wilson

Conductor

A History of Black Composers

Braimah Kanneh-Mason

Violinist

Michael Fabiano: Favorites

Michael Fabiano

Tenor

Tenebrae: Quiet Voices

Nigel Short

Tenebrae Founder & Artistic Director

Thomas Adès: Favorites

Thomas Adès

Composer, pianist and conductor

Lisette Oropesa: Favorites

Lisette Oropesa

Soprano

Kronos Quartet: Favorites

John Sherba

Violinist

Concertgebouworkest

Joel Ethan Fried

Artistic Director, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra

Sarah Jeffery: The Baroque Recorder

Sarah Jeffery

Recorder player

The King's Singers: The Commissioners

The King's Singers

Vocal Group

Julie Fuchs: French Music

Julie Fuchs

Soprano

British Choral Tradition

Andrew Nethsingha

Director of Music at St John's College, Cambridge

Septura: Christmas Brass

Septura

Brass Septet

Daily Recommendations

Great albums from our catalogue

Volodos plays Mompou

Arcadi Volodos

Bach: Drei Sonaten für Viola da Gamba und Cembalo

Kim Kashkashian

Scarlatti: 52 Sonatas

Lucas Debargue

Schubert, B. Tchaikovsky, Prokofiev: Cello Sonatas (Live)

Alexander Buzlov|Lukas Geniušas

Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 17, Op. 31 No. 2 "The Tempest" - Schumann: Fantasy, Op. 17

Sviatoslav Richter

Bloch: Cello Suites, Meditations

Emmanuelle Bertrand

Beethoven: Music for Winds

Scottish Chamber Orchestra Wind Soloists

Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No. 3 – Sibelius: Symphony No. 2

Chineke! Orchesta, Gerard Aimontche & Roderick Cox

Schubert: Piano Quintet in A Major "Trout", Arpeggione Sonata in A Minor & Die Forelle

Yo-Yo Ma

Mozart: Symphonies Nos. 36 & 40

Riccardo Muti

Shankar: Sitar Concertos/Ragas

Ravi Shankar/Yehudi Menuhin

Rhapsody for Cello and Electronics

Astrid Schween & Gordon Green

Schoenberg: Violin Concerto / Sibelius: Violin Concerto op.47

Hilary Hahn

Rachmaninov: Symphony No 3

Vasily Petrenko

Mozart: Symphonies Nos. 38-41

Scottish Chamber Orchestra and Sir Charles Mackerras

The Complete Beethoven Piano Sonatas, Vol. 1

Jonathan Biss

Shuffle. Play. Listen

Matt Haimovitz

James MacMillan: Stabat Mater

The Sixteen, Britten Sinfonia & Harry Christophers

Dvorak: Slavonic Dances; Miniatures

Iván Fischer

Il caro Sassone: Handel in Italy

Lucy Crowe, Harry Bicket and The English Concert

Beethoven: The Middle Quartets, Op. 59 Nos. 1 - 3; Op. 74 & Op. 95 (Remastered)

Juilliard String Quartet

Danse Macabre

Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal

Encore!

Katia & Marielle Labeque

Grieg, Lang & Others: Choral Works

Edvard Grieg Kor

Dvorák: String Sextet - Tchaikovsky: Souvenir de Florence

Sarah Chang

Sing Me Home

Yo-Yo Ma & The Silkroad Ensemble

Mozart: Violin Concerto No.5 In A, K.219 / Vieuxtemps: Violin Concerto No.4 In D Minor, Op.31 (Bonus Track Version)

Hilary Hahn

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