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20% off Jewels! September 04 2014

For a limited time only, we are offering Marinsky store customers 20% off Balanchine's Jewels.

Blu-ray - was £17.99, now £14.39

DVD - was £15.99, now £12.79

Please click here to find out more


Prokofiev: Romeo & Juliet September 04 2014

Leonid Lavrovsky’s celebrated production of Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet, is released for the first time in HD, and in a Double Play, Blu-ray and DVD package. Filmed in the historic Mariinsky Theatre in 2013, it stars Mariinsky dancers Diana Vishneva as Juliet, Vladimir Shklyarov as Romeo, Alexander Sergeyev as Mercutio, Islom Baimurado as Benvolio, Ilya Kuznetsov as Tybalt and is conducted by Valery Gergiev.

The Mariinsky ballet has just completed a summer residency at Covent Garden. This same cast opened the season with Romeo and Juliet and received much acclaim throughout the UK press.

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5 Years of the Mariinsky Label September 04 2014

To mark our 5th anniversary, we have compiled a special playlist celebrating the Mariinsky Label's continued success. 

Featuring 11 tracks and spanning the breadth of the label's output, it is available now to download via iTunes.


Video: The making of a Concerto February 18 2014

Watch this in-depth look at Denis Matsuev's recording of Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No 2 on YouTube.

The recording is now available to purchase on SACDMP3 and FLAC download, or via iTunes.

 

 


Pianists to watch in 2014 January 28 2014

Canadian radio station CBC Music have named their '20 can't miss pianists in 2014', which includes Russian pianist Denis Matsuev.

ICMA 2014 winner! January 20 2014

The Mariinsky label recording of The Gambler has won an International Classical Music Award for DVD Performance.

The production, filmed in 2010 at the historic Mariinsky Theatre, features a fantastic cast of Russian soloists including Sergei Aleksashkin (The General) and Vladimir Galuzin (Alexei). 

View the video trailer for the release here.


iTunes best of 2013 December 18 2013

The Mariinsky label recording of Wagner's Die Walkure has made the iTunes Germany 'Best of 2013' list!


The recording features an international line-up of soloists including Anja Kampe, Rene Pape, Nina Stemme and Jonas Kaufmann.

http://www.iTunes.com/Bestof2013Music