3 PARMA Albums Earn Silver Medals in The Global Music Awards!

PARMA is extremely excited to announce that Matej Meštrović's 4 SEASONS FOR 3 PIANOS, Christopher Nichols' ELEGIA, and Carmine Miranda and Boris Abramov's upcoming November release MOZART/BEETHOVEN, have all received Silver Medals in The Global Music Awards for "Outstanding Achievement." The Global Music Awards is, as they say, "music's golden seal of approval." GMA reviews music ranging from world,... Continue Reading →

The PARMA Album of the Day: AUGUST RUINS

Peter Vukmirovic Stevens is a composer whose music is informed and guided by deep connections with visual media, literature, travel, and works by composers past and present. AUGUST RUINS, an album of Stevens' works for solo cello, gives these influences life through the cello's unequivocal range and timbre, allowing for a raw, isolated expression of... Continue Reading →

The PARMA Album of the Day: GILGAMESH & ENKIDU

Minnesota-based composer and sound designer Ted Moore presents his debut Ravello Records release GILGAMESH & ENKIDU, a six-movement interpretation of the ancient Mesopotamian epic poem scored for string quartet and laptop. Reviewer Daniel Barbiero of Avant Music News says the album is "significant thematic material." Find GILGAMESH & ENKIDU on Amazon, iTunes, and ArkivMusic. https://open.spotify.com/album/4zHk1szah9jBUmsCPeF2u4

The PARMA Album of the Day: ALBERT’S WINDOW

From Stravinsky-esque rhythms and impressionistic harmonies to Xerox® machine-inspired gestures, Eight Strings & a Whistle – comprised of flutist Suzanne Gilchrest, violist Ina Litera, and cellist Matthew Goeke – present a diverse selection of contemporary and 20th-century works that highlight the ensemble’s blend of technical prowess and emotive interpretation on their debut Ravello Records release... Continue Reading →

The Inside Story: Altius Quartet

Altius Quartet is made up of Andrew Giordano and Joshua Ulrich on violin, Andrew Krimm on viola, and Zachary Reaves on cello. The Classics Artists Alive Grand Prize-Winning string ensemble is currently holding the position of Fellowship String Quartet-in-Residence at the University of Colorado-Boulder. Today the quartet is our next featured ensemble/artist for "The Inside Story," a blog series exploring... Continue Reading →

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