Sometimes artists make their most daring leaps using recorded media. Our expert staff collects and selects the most interesting recordings, books, movies, and videos to review here, helping you keep track of the music scene from the comfort of your home.

Jason Victor Serinus - November 21, 2021

Christina Pluhar leads the early-music ensemble in a tour of 17th- and 18-century Neapolitan delights.


Richard S. Ginell - November 21, 2021

Conductor Garrett Keast and a cadre of Berlin-based musicians release a disc with American musical roots and branches.

Ken Iisaka - November 8, 2021

One of the greatest pianists of our time turned 80 this year and is still going strong.

Richard S. Ginell - November 1, 2021

The Philadelphia Orchestra’s splendid performances under the baton of Yannick Nezét-Séguin are welcome additions to the Price revival.

Jason Victor Serinus - November 1, 2021

The mezzo-soprano sings a recital of Spanish songs and French arias influenced by Spain.

Jason Victor Serinus - October 25, 2021

The singer demonstrates his stunning range in this must-have recording with the Orchestre Philharmonique de Strasbourg.

Steven Winn - October 25, 2021

The cello virtuoso plays gracious host and keen collaborator in this multilingual outing.

Jason Victor Serinus - October 11, 2021

The soprano collaborates with Yannick Nézet-Séguin in a set of songs about humanity and the natural world.

Michael Zwiebach - October 5, 2021

Conductor Marin Alsop extends her Leonard Bernstein project with a joyous, buoyant recording of Candide with the London Symphony.

Jason Victor Serinus - September 27, 2021

Sony releases a deluxe box set replete with every RCA Victor recording, plus rarities, previously unreleased recordings, and a lavishly illustrated coffee-table book.