We are thrilled to announce that star baritone, Dmitri Hvorostovsky starts a recording partnership with the award winning Finnish label ONDINE.
February 2012 will see the international release of the first recording, with Dmitri’s long-standing piano partner Ivari Ilja, of Romances by Sergei Rachmaninov (ODE 1207-2), including such popular songs as Spring waters (Vesennije vody), op. 14 No. 11, and In the silence of the mysterious night (V molchan’ji nochi tajnoj), op. 4 No. 3.
The physical CD release will be available on 31 January in North America and the UK; the album release for digital download or streaming will be available on 3 January 2012, and will include two additional bonus tracks.
Future projects will include a song album of songs by Tchaikovsky, Mussorgsky and S. Taneyev, as well as a recording of Russian opera arias with the Helsinki Philharmonic.
Please also see the link from Gramophone magazine.