June 2021

Your monthly update on performing arts releases, live streams, previews and specials - directly from the producers. Brought to you by the IMZ International Music + Media Centre, the international business network supporting performing arts through audiovisual media.


Blu-Ray: Written on water - a dance film by Pontus Lindberg

NAXOS Audiovisual Division

A dance film Written on Water (2020) by the award-winning choreographer and director Pontus Lidberg featuring Aurélie Dupont and Alexander Jones.

DVD: Conductors Series: Zubin Mehta – Retrospective

EuroArts Music International

We continue our new conductors retrospective series with Zubin Mehta who is known for his expressiveness on the podium.

DVD + Blu-Ray: Gounod – Mireille / Opéra National de Paris

NAXOS Audiovisual Division

Gounod’s opera Mireille staged by Nicolas Joel at Opéra National de Paris (2009) conducted by Mark Minkowski with Inva Mula and Charles Castronovo.

DVD + Blu-Ray: Love Duets - Sonya Yoncheva & Vittorio Grigolo

C Major Entertainment

In the imposing Arena di Verona, soprano Sonya Yoncheva and tenor Vittorio Grigolo present an evening of the most beautiful operatic love arias and duets.

DVD: Martha Argerich Box

EuroArts Music International

This special edition, released for the occasion of Martha Argerich’s 80th birthday, combines some of her most impressive recordings.

CD: Piazzolla: Aconcagua & Cuatro Estaciones Porteñas

Accentus Music

Accentus Music celebrate the 100th birthday of Astor Piazzolla with a new CD release featuring Lithuanian accordionist Martynas Levickis.

DVD + Blu-Ray: Rimsky-Korsakov: The Snow Maiden

Bel Air Media

Dmitri Tcherniakov's spectacular take on a Russian masterpiece, filmed at the Paris Opera with Aida Garifullina in the title-role.

DVD + Blu-Ray: Romeo and Juliet from the Royal Ballet

Opus Arte

A passionate and enthralling Romeo and Juliet from the Royal Ballet now available on DVD + Blu-Ray

DVD + Blu-Ray: Strauss: Elektra from Salzburg Festival

C Major Entertainment

In its 100th anniversary edition, the Salzburg Festival 2020 celebrates a real triumph with a mind-blowing new production of Elektra.

DVD + Blu-Ray: Verdi: Simon Boccanegra

Accentus Music

The highly acclaimed new production from the Opernhaus Zürich is released on Accentus Music as Blu-ray & DVD as well as video on demand in June 2021.


"Die ersten Menschen" at the Dutch National Opera


ARTE Concert shows Rudi Stephans only opera from the Holland Festival.

Beethoven - The European Tour


On 6 June 2021, ARTE will celebrate Ludwig van Beethoven and his 9 symphonies with musical fireworks in nine European cities.

Maria João Pires’ recital premiere on


Maria João Pires plays Schubert and Debussy in Paris, premiering on! Tune in on 8 June at 20:00 (CET).


Hi-Res Audio: Sound without compromise

Berlin Phil Media GmbH

Berliner Philharmoniker’s Digital Concert Hall introduces new quality standard with Hi-Res Audio

Theater an der Wien presents the season 2021/22

VBW Vereinigte Bühnen Wien

Theater an der Wien presents the season 2021/22 and invites to a musical and scenic trip from the birth of opera until present times.

Universal Edition presents scodo

Universal Edition

Publish your sheet music via scodo and present yourself in the Universal Edition catalogue. The renowned music publisher will distribute it worldwide.


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