The Mariinsky label, launched in May 2009, draws on the theatre's rich legacy and historical ties to the great Russian composers. It showcases the extraordinary talent within the theatre and orchestra, presenting new recordings of works that are both familiar and less well known to the widest possible audience.
Each recording is made using high-definition technology in the new Mariinsky Concert Hall, which has been widely acclaimed for its exceptional acoustic. Recording commenced in July 2008 during the annual White Nights Festival and are available on SACD from the Mariinsky label website and all good retailers. Downloads are available through this site as FLAC & MP3 files, and through all good digital music stores, including iTunes, Amazon, Google Music and eMusic.
You can also explore the full Mariinsky catalogue on iTunes www.iTunes.com/mariinsky