Press release

Super Audio CD softwares "Schubert: Piano Sonatas Nos. 20 & 21", "Borodin: Symphony No. 2 etc" and "Shostakovich: Symphonies Nos. 5 & 9" will be released.


TAMA, TOKYO, JAPAN, JULY 29, 2021 – ESOTERIC COMPANY is proud to announce that three Super Audio CD softwares, "SCHUBERT Piano Sonatas Nos. 20 & 21", "BORODIN Symphony No. 2", and "SHOSTAKOVICH Symphonies Nos. 5 & 9" will be released.



SCHUBERT Piano Sonatas Nos. 20 & 21

Maurizio Pollini, Piano


BORODIN Symphony No. 2

L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande
Conducted by Ernest Ansermet


SHOSTAKOVICH Symphonies Nos. 5 & 9

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Conducted by Bernard Haitink


Esoteric Super Audio CD
Classical masterpiece collection
The reissue of classical music masterpieces by ESOTERIC has attracted a lot of attention, both for its uncompromising commitment to recreating the original master sound, and for using hybrid Super Audio CD technology to improve sound quality. This series marks the first hybrid Super Audio CD release of historical recording selections that have been mainstays of the catalog since their initial release. These new audio versions feature ESOTERIC’s proprietary re mastering process to achieve the highest level of sound quality.

Experience by yourself…
Experience the legendary performance in this new Super Audio CD/CD format. Not only for new followers, but also for well experienced followers of these recorded materials. All will be equally impressed by the “soul” hidden within the notes, but never before found in previously released recordings in any format.


Borodin: Symphony No. 2
Schubert: Piano Sonatas Nos. 20 & 21
Shostakovich: Symphonies Nos. 5 & 9