Carolin Widmann play/directs the Chamber Orchestra of Europe in recordings of the Mendelssohn and Schumann violin concerti for ECM Records. Carolin’s earlier ECM recordings of Schubert and Schumann sonatas and the mighty Feldman concerto have won many prestigious awards and we greatly look forward to their next release together.
Emmanuel Pahud joins forces with the Kammerorchester Basel led by Giovanni Antonini to record ‘Revolution’, a programme of music by composers from the time of the French Revolution. Rehearsals for the recording, which will be released on Warner Classics, began appropriately on 14th July (Bastille Day!) at the Landgasthof in Riehen.
François DEVIENNE Concerto No.7 in E
Luigi GIANELLA Concerto No.1 in D minor
Christoph Willibald GLUCK Concerto in G major Opus 4
Ignaz PLEYEL Concerto in C major B.106
Yannick Nézet-Séguin leads performances of Die Entführung aus dem Serail with the Chamber Orchestra of Europe at the Festspielhaus Baden Baden (21, 24 & 27 July 2014) which will be recorded for Deutsche Grammophon. This follows previous live recordings of Così fan tutte and Don Giovanni on the same label. Anna Prohaska sings Blonde.