Record Labels Archives: Naxos

Fibich3

Filling in the Gaps: Fibich Symphonic Poems

Fibich's colorful symphonic poems have not been neglected on disc, but most of the recordings made to date come from Supraphon and...
LisztCohen

Under the Radar: Arnaldo Cohen’s Naxos Liszt Recital

Naxos' Liszt complete piano music began, way back in 1996, with this stunning recital by one of our finest Liszt interpreters, the...
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Avan Yu–A Laudable Debut

Winner of the 2012 Sydney International Piano Competition, the Canadian pianist Avan Yu (born 1987) devotes his Naxos CD debut to ...
SibSeg

Filling In The Gaps: Handy Rare Sibelius from Segerstam

It has become trendy to play Sibelius' incidental scores more or less complete, rather than as he revised isolated numbers or grou...
lilburnquartet

String Gems From New Zealand

Writing a string quartet is one of the hardest things there is (you know if you've tried it), and after the defining works of Hayd...
FreitasBranco

Major Discoveries: Freitas Branco Violin Sonatas

These two attractive sonatas (and the Prélude) track Freitas Branco’s development very accuratel...
AzerbPcs

Major Discoveries: Azerbaijani Piano Concertos (More or Less)

This is fun. Fikret Amirov and Elmira Nazirova’s concerto is based on Arabic themes, and while it...
Brian6

Major Discoveries: A Quartet of Brian Symphonies

Brian's Sixth Symphony, subtitled "Sinfonia Tragica," makes an idea introduction to his music. It's full of evocative sounds and u...
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Handel’s “Eight Great” Vol. 2–At Last

These keyboard pieces are just so agreeably written, the notes falling so easily under the fingers, the lines flowing so naturally...
saintsaens2nax

Soustrot Plays A Mean Organ

This second volume in Naxos' ongoing Saint-Saëns symphony cycle is as good as the first. I suppose I shouldn't be surprised in th...