Deutsche Grammophon

  1. Germany’s Recorded Music Biz Reports Rare Growth In First Half

    August 19, 2013 6:58 AM EDT It’s been a long, painful slide but Germany’s record business is finally showing signs of growth. First-half revenue from physical and digital music formats rose to a total value of €660 million ($881 million), up 1.5% compared to the first-half ...

  2. Tori Amos Takes A Chance With Her Classical Album Debut 'Night Of Hunters'

    October 06, 2011 3:05 PM EDT Crossing Over: Tori Amos's new classical album "Night of the Hunters" debuted atop Billboard's Classical Crossover chart and had top ten debuts on both the Alternative and Rock Albums surveys. (Photo: Victor de Mello) Eccentric ...

  3. Daniel Barenboim Signs With Universal Labels

    November 02, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Conductor and pianist Daniel Barenboim agreed a wide-ranging recording agreement with Deutsche Grammophon and Decca Classics . Barenboim is music director of Berlin's Staatsoper and Staatskapelle and maestro scaligero at Milan's Teatro a ...

  4. Deutsche Grammophon Moving To Berlin

    October 14, 2010 12:00 AM EDT Universal's classical label Deutsche Grammophon will move its headquarters from Hamburg to Berlin in summer 2011. The relocation to Berlin - the home of the parent company since 2002 - was announced today (Oct. 14) by Frank Briegmann, preside ...

  5. Unreleased Classical Catalogs To Get U.S. Push

    October 23, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Alliance Import Services, a division of Alliance Entertainment LLC will serve as exclusive U.S. Distributor for about 1,500 titles from the classical music catalogs of Deutsche Grammophon, Phillips and Decca, all part of the Decca Label Group. The ...

  6. Deutsche Grammophon Launches Classical Download Site

    November 27, 2007 12:00 AM EST Classical music giant Deutsche Grammophon will make the bulk of its catalog available online from tomorrow when it relaunches its Web site and presses the button on a new digital download store. At launch, the new DG Web Shop will offer nearly 2,5 ...

  7. Pilavachi Confirmed As EMI Classics Pres

    May 31, 2006 12:00 AM EDT As anticipated, former Decca Music Group president Costa Pilavachi has been tapped to helm EMI Classics. The appointment, announced today by EMI (May 31), was tipped in Billboard.biz. As anticipated, former Decca Music Group president Costa Pilava ...

  8. Decca Pres Pilavachi Steps Aside

    February 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST Costa Pilavachi, the long-serving president of Decca Music Group, has left the role with immediate effect. Deutsche Grammophon executive Bogdan Roscic has been promoted to succeed Pilavachi as managin Costa Pilavachi, the long-serving president of ...