THE INSIDE STORY: Joe Sheehan and SONGS OF LAKE VOLTA

Joseph Sheehan composes and performs music to connect with musicians and audiences from diverse traditions. His music has been performed at prestigious concert halls, underground jazz clubs, outdoor music festivals, and in intimate chamber settings. Musicians involved with his work include professional performers of jazz, classical, hip-hop, and African traditional music. His recent release on Ansonica... Continue Reading →

International Jazz Day 2018

When you listen to jazz, you're participating in a cross-cultural dialogue that extends across the globe and through decades of interaction, conflict, and connection. Don’t listen to jazz? Good news. International Jazz Day is April 30th — the perfect time to start. On April 30th, communities around the world will gather to celebrate the monumental... Continue Reading →

Meira Warshauer and The Inside Story: Becoming a Composer

Award-winning composer Meira Warshauer has had her work performed all over the world including throughout North America and Europe,  South America, the Middle East, and Asia. Warshauer's previous Navona Records release LIVING BREATHING EARTH was praised by Hadassah Magazine saying it's "a shimmering, joyous and soothing ode to the world’s beauty." Today, Warshauer is our next... Continue Reading →

PARMA Album of the Day: DARKNESS TO LIGHT

Composer and conductor Jeffrey Jacob, recently featured on  INTERSECTIONS, the second album release on Ansonica Records, released his debut PARMA album DARKNESS TO LIGHT on Navona Records in October of 2014. Featuring London Symphony Orchestra and New England String Quartet, this album depicts the experiences of struggle and pain, and of triumph and joy that Jacob has... Continue Reading →

The PARMA Cat Series: To Cuba and Back

Well, we did it! We had another successful trip to Havana, Cuba to recording sessions for more music to be released, and boy did we have a talented crew with us, including Apollo Chamber Players, John A. Carollo, Jay Kawarsky, Mona Lyn Reese and her partner in crime, Tom Hassing; and Meira Warshauer! In our past... Continue Reading →

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