New Releases

  • Polonaise brillante (Weber), S. 367


    Polonaise brillante (Weber), S. 367

    Rasa Vitkauskaite, piano Discography
    Jonathan Cohler, conductor Discography
    Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra Discography

    Works by:

    Franz Liszt

    “...carefree, sparkling, brilliance... bejewelled articulation... This is a wonderful reading”
    Colin Clarke, Fanfare

    “...scintillating soloist...dispatching its many challenges with apparent ease and dance-like grace. She is a young artist to watch.”
    Ronlad E. Grames, Fanfare

    “...a spirited and aristocratic jeu d'esprit carried off with style.”
    Rob Barnett, MusicWeb International

    “...plays up a storm”
    Jerry Dubins, Fanfare

  • Cohler plays&conducts Weber


    Cohler plays&conducts Weber

    Jonathan Cohler, clarinet Discography
    Rasa Vitkauskaite, piano Discography
    Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra Discography
    Jonathan Cohler, conductor Discography

    Works by:

    Carl Maria von Weber, Franz Liszt

    “...every once in a while an artist comes along to turn one’s long-held opinion on its head, and Jonathan Cohler is such an artist”
    Jerry Dubins, Fanfare

    “If ever a clarinetist exhibited supernatural powers, it would be Jonathan Cohler.”
    Dave Saemann, Fanfare

    “Every generation has its clarinet soloist—Stadler, Baermann, De Peyer, Stoltzman—in our time, that person is Jonathan Cohler.”
    Michael Drapkin

    “Both as conductor and soloist, Cohler achieves the highest level of excellence here”
    Luis Rossi, soloist and clarinet maker

  • American Tribute


    American Tribute

    Jonathan Cohler, clarinet Discography
    Rasa Vitkauskaite, piano Discography

    Works by:

    Leonard Bernstein, Victor Babin, Robert Muczynski, Simon Sargon, Dana Wilson, Paquito D'Rivera

    “a CD every clarinetist should have in their collection!”
       —Paquito D'Rivera

    “one of the best clarinet CDs to come along in some time”

    “A master magician of the clarinet”
       —Simon Sargon

    “supple sound and formidable technique…Cohler displays a complete command of his instrument…he plays with a real sense of style… Few classical artists are as much at home in all these musical worlds, but Cohler seems to revel in them…Highly recommended!”
       —Fanfare, Richard A. Kaplan

    “Cohler is a supreme advocate…chocolaty legato…Cohler’s tone is delicious at whichever velocity…sheer mastery of instrument…one can only marvel at Cohler’s silken evenness of delivery…Recommended, and not just to clarinetists.”
       —Colin Clarke

    “Jonathan Cohler carries off this solid program with infectious charm, beautifully focused tone, and delightful agility. Rasa Vitkauskaite, a native of Lithuania, balances Cohler’s brilliant voice with a certain gravitas and polished technique; this is a very good team.”
       —Peter Burwasser