New PARMA Artist: Diego Vega

We are delighted to welcome Diego Vega to the PARMA family! Colombian-American composer Diego Vega is set to record his orchestral piece, "Red Rock," with PARMA in the Czech Republic this month. "Red Rock" is a symphonic poem commissioned by the Henderson Symphony and its music director, Taras Krysa, back in 2013. Diego describes the... Continue Reading →

New PARMA Artist: Helen MacKinnon

PARMA Recordings is so excited to welcome composer Helen MacKinnon to the PARMA Family! This September we will be recording Helen's choral work "Gloria in excelsis Deo" with the Prague Mixed Choir in Prague, Czech Republic. Helen studied music at The University of Glasgow, specializing in composition with Scottish composer William Sweeney where she earned her... Continue Reading →

Daniel Perttu and The Inside Story: Writing Music and Becoming a Dad

Composer Daniel Perttu returns on Navona Records as a featured artist on the orchestral compilation album TOMORROW'S AIR, which is now available for purchase and streaming. Perttu’s neo-romantic music has been praised for “blending mystery, action, and excitement.” His works have been performed at numerous festivals, concerts, and conferences on four continents and in more than... Continue Reading →

New PARMA Artist: Shirley Mier

We are pleased to announce that composer Shirley Mier has joined the PARMA family! Shirley was commissioned by the Century Chamber Orchestra to compose "Of Lakes and Legends," a suite of four pieces depicting stories and historic locations in White Bear Lake, Minnesota.  This new recording of “Of Lakes and Legends” will contribute to an... Continue Reading →

New PARMA Artist: Emma-Ruth Richards

We are so excited to welcome composer Emma-Ruth Richards to the PARMA Family! We will be working with Emma-Ruth on the recording, release, and performance of her piece "Dark Radiance" for solo cello. The work will be recorded by long time PARMA artist Ovidiu Marinescu and later performed in concert with Trio Casals at Carnegie Hall. "Dark... Continue Reading →

New PARMA Artist: David T. Bridges

We are excited to announce that composer David T. Bridges is joining the PARMA family! We'll be working with the Pedroia Quartet in Boston later this year to record David's “This Fragmented Old Man” as part of a compilation of contemporary string quartets. The work explores the children’s counting song “This Old Man,” which is relatively new... Continue Reading →

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