Record Labels Archives: Naxos

Lecca

Major Discoveries: Harth-Bedoya Plays Garrido-Lecca

You gotta love those hyphenated Spanish surnames. Peruvian conductor Miguel Harth-Bedoya pays loving tribute to the music of one o...
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Bruno Walter’s Chamber Music

Like many conductors of his era, Bruno Walter (1876-1962) tried his hand at composing. Most of his creative work dates from early ...

THE BIGGEST BOX EVER: NAXOS’ A-Z OF CLASSICAL MUSIC

Never let it be said that the folks at Naxos aren't ambitious. True to their promise, they have released the world's largest class...

Reference Recording: Roussel’s Complete Symphonies on Naxos

Although other discs in this series have been released since (The Spider's Feast and other works), here's a timely reminder that N...
ShostGilt

Giltburg Shines In Shostakovich

We have no shortage of excellent versions of the two Shostakovich piano concertos, including Igoshina's on CPO and Marc-André Ham...
vaughanWilliamSolent

Rare Vaughan Williams, Pleasantly Played

If only the Chamber Orchestra of New York had a few more strings, this program might have been ideal. As it stands it's pleasant e...
Tchaikpc2

Nebolsin’s Tchaikovsky: “Allegro brillante” Indeed

These performances are as lively and attractive as any on disc. The Second Piano Concerto, played in its original version, is bigg...
erkin

Major Discoveries: Erkin’s Vibrant Orchestral Music

If anyone is looking for a theme song for "I Dream of Jeannie, The Next Generation," they might want to check out Ulvi Cemal Erkin...
bernstein

Alsop Channels Bernstein In Bernstein

It's great to see this music being played with such conviction. We all know that Alsop is a superb Bernstein conductor, and Naxos ...
elorachristmas

An Elora Choral Christmas

Along a bend in the Grand River lies Elora, billed as "Ontario's most beautiful village..."--and if you've ever visited there, you...