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Sep 17, 2014, 16:18 ET

Joshua Bell Records Bach

 Violinist Joshua Bell is one of the most acclaimed classical musicians of today - renowned for his expressive, elegant, intelligent...

Sep 16, 2014, 11:14 ET

Leif Ove Andsnes And The Mahler Chamber Orchestra Complete The Beethoven Journey With The Release Of Their Third Recording On Sony Classical

 Four years in the making, the celebrated Beethoven Journey has now reached its crowning season. An intense collaborative project between...

Sep 16, 2014, 10:16 ET

World Renowned Tenor Jonas Kaufmann Releases New Album of Melodies from Germany's Golden Era

 "I love the tenor hits from the age of the talkies," says Jonas Kaufmann. "My grandfather was studying in Berlin at that time, and he used to...

Sep 04, 2014, 07:04 ET

Original Motion Picture Soundtrack Of The Maze Runner Available September 16, 2014

 Sony Classical announces the release of the original motion picture soundtrack of The Maze Runner, by composer John Paesano,...

Jul 29, 2014, 07:04 ET

Charlotte Jaconelli Releases Her Solo Debut Album, Solitaire

 At just 18 years old, classical crossover sensation Charlotte Jaconelli has sold over 200K albums worldwide and debuted in the Top 10 on the...

Jul 08, 2014, 10:04 ET

Original Film Soundtrack of Dawn of the Planet of the Apes Available Digitally on July 8 and on CD July 29

 Sony Classical is pleased to announce the release of the original motion picture soundtrack of Dawn of the Planet of the Apes, composed by the...

Jun 23, 2014, 16:14 ET

Original Soundtrack Of Fargo Available July 1

Sony Music is proud to announce the release on July 1 of the soundtrack for Fargo, the 10-part critically acclaimed television series for FX...

Mar 13, 2014, 11:04 ET

Original Motion Picture Score Soundtrack Of RIO 2 Available April 8

 Sony Classical announces the release of John Powell's Original Motion Picture Score Soundtrack of RIO 2 on April 8, a computer-animated...

Feb 13, 2014, 15:22 ET

Sony Classical Presents Major Label Debut From Iranian Composer Hafez Nazeri

 Sony Classical has announced a March 11th worldwide release for UNTOLD, the much-anticipated major label debut from acclaimed Iranian...

Feb 11, 2014, 13:12 ET

Sony Classical Releases Schubert's Winterreise With Jonas Kaufmann And Helmut Deutsch

 If he wanted to, Jonas Kaufmann could easily fill his calendar with Verdi and Wagner, Puccini and Massenet, but however much he loves opera,...

Jan 23, 2014, 13:52 ET

Lang Lang Celebrates The Chinese New Year With Three-Track Digital EP: "Happy Chinese New Year"

 Sony Classical is pleased to announce the release of the digital EP Happy Chinese New Year from Lang Lang. With beautiful piano arrangements...

Dec 11, 2013, 07:04 ET

Sony Classical Releases the 2014 New Year's Concert with the Vienna Philharmonic & Daniel Barenboim

 Sony Classical is pleased to announce the release of the recording of one of the world's most famous classical music events: the 2014 New...

Oct 22, 2013, 13:00 ET

"Carrie - Original Score Soundtrack" To Be Released On October 21 With Music By Marco Beltrami

 Sony Classical is pleased to announce the international digital release of the original score from the Motion Picture Carrie on October 21....

Oct 16, 2013, 13:56 ET

Lang Lang Releases New Studio Recording Piano Concertos by Prokofiev and Bartok

 The world's best-selling pianist, Lang Lang, joins one of the most renowned orchestras for two of the 20th century's landmark piano concertos....

Sep 17, 2013, 09:38 ET

Sony Classical Celebrates The 85th Birthday Of Gary Graffman With Release Of The Complete Album Collection

 Sony Classical celebrates the 85th birthday of Gary Graffman – American pianist, music administrator and piano teacher – with the...

Sep 09, 2013, 12:00 ET

Sony Classical Releases Vladimir Horowitz Live At Carnegie Hall

 Sony Classical presents Vladimir Horowitz Live at Carnegie Hall, a deluxe box set featuring the complete RCA and Columbia recitals of Vladimir...

Jul 09, 2013, 10:04 ET

Sony Classical Celebrates The 85th Birthday Of Gary Graffman With Release Of The Complete Album Collection

Sony Classical celebrates the 85th birthday of Gary Graffman – American pianist, music administrator and piano teacher –...

Jul 09, 2013, 07:04 ET

Sony Classical Announces the Release of Leon Fleisher: The Complete Album Collection

On July 16, Sony Classical will release Leon Fleisher: The Complete Album Collection—a 23-CD deluxe box set spanning the legendary...

Jan 17, 2013, 07:04 ET

Sony Classical Congratulates Its Best Original Score Nominees For The 85th Annual Academy Awards

Sony Classical congratulates its Best Original Score nominees for the 85th annual Academy Awards:  Mychael Danna for Life of Pi, Thomas Newman...

Jan 04, 2013, 07:05 ET

Sony Classical Releases The 2013 New Year's Concert With The Vienna Philharmonic & Franz Welser-Most

Sony Classical is pleased to announce the release of the recording of one of the world's most famous classical music events: the 2013 New Year's...