Warner Classics has released a further album of Les Vents Francais with music by Philippe Hersant and Thierry Escaich.
On 4 May Edin Karamazov gives a lute recital at Hulencourt Festival in Genappe, Belgiuum, performing music by J.S. Bach, Giovanni Zamboni and Alessandro Piccinini.
Tonu Kaljuste conducts Orchestra and Choir of the Norrlandsopera in Umea on 16 May featuring Schönberg: Chamber Symphony No.1 op. 9, Brahms: Five Songs op. 104, Alma Mahler/Staffan Storm: Five Songs, Brahms: Schicksalslied and Schönberg: Kol Nidre.
Tonu Kaljuste's recording of Arvo Pärt's Symphonies No.1-4 for ECM Records with the Wroclaw Philharmonic has won the ICMA Award 2019 in the category Contemporary Music.
Grete Pedersen's album The wind blows with music by Alfred Janson together with The Norwegian Soloists' Choir at BIS Records has been chosen as 'Record of the year 2018' by Gramophone.
Anna-Maria Helsing conducts the BBC Concert Orchestra in Watford with music by Susan Spain-Dunk, Albert Roussel, Saint-Saens and Augusta Holmes on 18 January.
Risto Joost conducts the Kuopio Symphony in Finland on 17 January with Lepo Sumera's Music for Chamber Orchestra, Samuel Barber's Cello Concerto and Brahms' Symphony No. 1.
Risto Joost conducts Strawinsky's opera oratorio Oedipus Rex, Ildebrando Pizzetti's 2nd Preludio from: Tre Preludi sinfonici per L'edipo Re di Sofocle and Debussy's Trois Nocturnes with MDR Symphony, Radio Choir, soloists and
narrator in Erfurt on 1 February and 2 February in Leipzig. MDR Kultur/MDR Klassik broadcast the recording on 3 February, 19:30-22:00 (CET).Read more
The Arcis Saxophone Quartet performs the programme American Dreams in Kaufbeuren on 26 January.