Praised for her “dazzling technique and soulful expressiveness,” (Rocky Mountain News), and a musical approach that’s “distinctly sensual…pliant, warm, and sweet,” (New York Times), Debra Nagy is one of North America’s leading performers on the Baroque oboe. A dedicated chamber musician, Debra is the founder of Les Délices and indulges her love of late-medieval music... 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: Debra Nagy and Les Délices

Les Délices, a Cleveland-based touring ensemble that explores the dramatic potential and emotional resonance of long-forgotten music, was founded by baroque oboist Debra Nagy in 2009. Nagy is one of North America’s leading performers on the baroque oboe who's playing has been praised by the New York Times as "distinctly sensual…pliant, warm, and sweet.” Today Nagy... Continue Reading →

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