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 →

June 2017 New Music on Navona and Ravello Records

Help kick off the beginning of summer by celebrating new music from Navona and Ravello Records, featuring Les Délices, Sergio Cervetti, Jan Jirásek and JITRO, Allen Brings, and Demetrius Spaneas. Listen now... https://open.spotify.com/user/parma.recordings/playlist/4ve47RuMr6IW7imAZw4YPq   Want to know more? Keep reading... AGE OF INDULGENCE  |  Les Délices Early music ensemble Les Délices presents an exquisite compendium of... Continue Reading →

The PARMA Album of the Day: FOUNDATIONS

FOUNDATIONS, a contemporary classical music album, featuring works by  Andrew Schultz, Sergio Cervetti, David Nisbet Stewart, Joanne D. Carey, Daniel Perttu, and Jonathan Sacks was released on Navona Records in  February of 2014. The album, which features excerpts from the Bible, text from the Middle Ages, and traditional instrumentation, connects the roots of historical texts... Continue Reading →

Artist Interview w/ Hans Bakker and Peter Greve

We posed a few questions to PARMA Artists Hans Bakker and Peter Greve in advance of their upcoming split release: LINES TO INFINITY (out January 13th). Both artists were included on last January's compilation, PINNACLE (along with composers Daniel Perttu, Steven Block, and Kevin M. Walczyk), and since both Netherlands-based composers discovered they lived right down the... Continue Reading →

Recordings in Moravia

We went to the Czech Republic last month to record once again with the Moravian Philharmonic Orchestra, one of our top partner ensembles, this time including works by contemporary composers Carl Vollrath, John Carollo, and Daniel Crozier. It was a nice time of year to experience Moravia, and I wanted to write up a quick post to... Continue Reading →

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