Matthew Burtner, one of today's most innovative composers and creators, has released a new kind of musical experience: THE CEILING FLOATS AWAY. Using the cutting edge technology "Nomads," software that enables audience participation through mobile devices, the album bridges the gap between performance and technology, audience and artist. As Burtner writes, “the piece empowers people as creative agents in an... Continue Reading →

Happy Valentines Day

Shakespeare wrote, "if music be the food of love, play on."  We agree wholeheartedly, and wanted to share a few of some of the most heartfelt recordings to come from our catalog.  Enjoy these selections...with love from PARMA Recordings. Happy Valentine's Day!

PARMA Welcomes Award-Winning Conductor Miran Vaupotić to the Team as Project Director

PARMA Recordings is pleased to announce the addition of award-winning Croatia-based conductor Miran Vaupotić as Project Director. The Chief Conductor of the Zagreb-based Croatian Chamber Orchestra and winner of the First Prize of the 12th International Aram Khachaturian Conducting Competition in 2016, Vaupotić has performed extensively throughout Europe, Asia, Latin America, the Middle East, and... Continue Reading →

Remembering Philip Koplow

With sadness, PARMA remembers composer Philip Koplow.  A Professor Emeritus at Northern Kentucky University, where he taught music for 27 years, Philip's debut PARMA recording, FOR THE PEACE OF CITIES, will be released in June of 2018. A native of Cleveland, Philip Koplow received degrees from Kent State University and his doctorate from the Cleveland... Continue Reading →

THE INSIDE STORY: Alla Elana Cohen

ALLA ELANA COHEN is a distinguished composer, pianist, music theorist and teacher who came to the United States from Russia in 1989. Graduating from the Moscow State Tchaikovsky Conservatory with the highest honors of distinction, Ms. Cohen lives in Boston, and is a professor at Berklee College of Music.  Her latest release, JUPITER DUO, came... Continue Reading →

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