Record Labels Archives: Naxos

rutterpsalmfest

Rutter’s Joyful Psalmfest

Composer John Rutter knows how to do "joy"; and his Psalmfest, a set of nine Psalms written over a period of 20 years and organize...
BlockAtlas

Bloch’s Israel Symphony Migrates to Naxos

Originally issued on ASV (indeed, still available there on iTunes), this desirable disc now reappears on Naxos, at least as physic...
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Han Chen’s Stunning Naxos Liszt Debut

Naxos’ survey of Liszt’s piano music seems to have been progressing in dribs and drabs, with little fanfare since its launch m...
StravTale

Naxos And Falletta Offer The Best Soldier’s Tale In English

There never was much doubt about this one. Naxos lined up its "A-Team" in the persons of Tianwa Yang, violin, and conductor JoAnn ...
Granados

Major Discoveries: Promising Granados from Naxos

No one really knows the orchestral music of Enrique Granados, a situation that Naxos intends to remedy. The booklet note for this ...
Martinu

Major Discoveries: Martinu’s Delightfully Innovative Chamber Works

The works on this disc offer a comprehensive overview of Martinu's works for large chamber ensembles. They date from 1927 (La revu...
Marcello

CD From Hell: Dreadful Cantatas, Dreadfully Performed

Rosanna Scalfi Marcello (circa 1704–1742) was the wife of the nobleman and composer Benedetto Marcello. A “charming anecdote...
Irelandpc

Reference Recording: Lenehan’s Saucy Ireland Concerto

John Ireland was an exceptional composer for the piano, as was his contemporary York Bowen. He may not have been a "major" compose...
Prok3

Another Really Good Prokofiev Third

Prokofiev's Third Symphony doesn't get the same amount of attention as the Fifth, Sixth, or God knows the First, but it's a great ...
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CD from Hell: A Flavorless Four-Hand Resurrection

For the record, this is not a “world premiere recording” of Mahler’s Second Symphony in Bruno Walter’s piano duet arrangem...