ArkivMusic Newsletter

Dear ArkivMusic Customer,

In the sale spotlight this week at ArkivMusic is Kultur, one of the leaders in classical music video releases – recitals, concerts, opera, ballet, and documentaries.

Prices start as low as $5.99, and most of the catalog is now 40% off everyday prices!

Below are 10 great Kultur choices now on sale:

Handel: Messiah / Kirkby, Watkinson, Hogwood, Academy of Ancient Music
A superb rendering of the composer's most famous work and holiday season favorite, featuring an outstanding line up of singers as well as an orchestra & conductor steeped in authentic historical performance practice.

Fonteyn and Nureyev - The Perfect Partnership
This release traces this ballet duo's partnership from its glorious inception in 1962's Giselle to its grand finale 17 years later. Includes rare behind-the-scenes footage of both dancers.
$11.49 – (DVD)

The Art of Piano - Great Pianists of the 20th Century
From Ignaz Jan Paderewski in 1936 to Claudio Arrau in 1970, this very special documentary contains some of the most fascinating material, historically and musically, culled from the world's film and television archives.
$16.99 – (DVD)

The Huberman Festival / Mehta, Zukerman, Stern, Perlman
Conceived as a music lover's dream, this festival gathered the world's most illustrious violinists to play together for the first and only time.
$16.99 – (2 DVDs)

Leonard Bernstein's Young People's Concerts Vol 1
Viewed nationwide on TV from 1958-73, these compelling, informative, and most enjoyable concerts turned an entire generation into music lovers. 25 Hours of video.
$84.99 – (9 DVDs)

The Art of Singing - Golden Voices of the Century
Many illustrious opera stars of the 20th century are featured in sound and vision in rare footage, much of it until this release being previously unavailable.
$16.99 – (DVD)

J. Strauss II: Die Fledermaus / Domingo, Te Kanawa, Prey
This performance of the holiday seasonal favorite features an international array of star talent brought together for a most glittering and satisfying staging.
$16.99 – (DVD)

A Christmas Experiment / The Canadian Brass
The top brass quintet in the world recruits their own kids to help create a unique Christmas pageant. Together they weave a tapestry of visual elements through 15 segments, each built around a particular Christmas carol. (Audiovisual clip)
$11.49 – (DVD)

A Carnegie Hall Christmas / Battle, Von Stade, Marsalis, Previn
This live concert of Christmas favorites features top stars from the classical and jazz worlds performing traditional holiday fare as well as music by Mozart, Humperdinck, and more. (Audiovisual clip)
$11.49 – (DVD)

Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker / Bolshoi Ballet
The composer's beloved melodies combine with superb dancing to create a sense of pure delight.
$5.99 – (DVD)

Browse the Kultur catalog of great music and arts video releases while the sale is on. (Sale ends at midnight ET December 12, 2017.)

As always, I thank you for your support and love of classical music.

The Arkiv Team