The PARMA Album of the Day: NATURE

NATURE, The City of Tomorrow's debut album on Ravello Records, showcases works by four contemporary composers that explore the evolution of humanity's relationship with nature. Second Inversion says this album and The City of Tomorrow "is one wind quintet that is sure to leave you breathless." You can purchase NATURE on Amazon, iTunes, and ArkivMusic. Follow City... Continue Reading →

The Inside Story: Joel Mandelbaum

Today's 'Inside Story' feature is debut PARMA artist, Joel Mandelbaum, composer, and educator, best known for his use of microtonal tuning. Enjoy! Who was your first favorite artist(s) growing up? The Greenwich Village Gilbert and Sullivan Players and Danny Kaye.  Later, Toscanini and Bruno Walter.  Around 1950, ten years before his vogue began, I became... Continue Reading →

The Inside Story: Leonard Lehrman

Today's 'Inside Story' feature is composer-in-residence and debut PARMA artist Leonard Lehrman, composer, conductor, and educator. Enjoy! Who was your first favorite artist(s) growing up? Mary Martin (Peter Pan), Rex Harrison (Henry Higgins), Jerry Orbach (The Fantasticks, The Cradle Will Rock), Leonard Bernstein (just about everything), Feodor Chaliapin When did you realize that you wanted... Continue Reading →

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