PARMA Recordings had the opportunity to be backstage at the historic Music Hall in the heart of Portsmouth, NH last night with New York Times bestselling author Dan Brown for Writers on a New England stage. The topic of the night was his latest novel ORIGIN, which happens to feature his brother's Mass, MISSA CHARLES DARWIN,... Continue Reading →
Composer Mara Gibson's upcoming release SKY-BORN is her debut album on Navona Records. Gibson has received countless grants and honors, including those from American Composer’s Forum, Meet the Composer, National Endowment for the Arts, ASCAP and more. Today, Gibson is the next featured artist in "The Inside Story," a blog series exploring the inner workings and personalities... Continue Reading →
Last week PARMA Recordings had the opportunity to record the music of Paul Osterfield and Katherine Price, which were performed by Pedroia Quartet at Futura Productions. Both composers worked closely with Grammy Award-winning producer Brad Michel, PARMA Sessions Manager Levi Brown, Pedroia Quartet, and Session Engineer, Jon Weston of Futura Productions throughout their sessions to... Continue Reading →
It's time for new music! Are you ready? November new music features a duo from Carmine Miranda and Boris Abramov; a new album from Apollo Chamber Players and albums with works by composers Mara Gibson, Scott Pender, and Christopher Biggs. Learn more and pre-order now. November new releases out now! MOZART | BEETHOVEN: Violin and... Continue Reading →
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 →
We are saddened to report that our friend and artist Ruth Lomon past away on Tuesday after a long battle with illness. Ruth Lomon was a Canadian Native out of Montreal and attended the le Conservatoire fe Quebec and McGill University. From there, she continued her studies at the New England Conservatory of Music, studying... Continue Reading →
London based composer Robert Hugill shares his thoughts on composing QUICKENING with PARMA in "The Inside Story."
Canadian composer Jan Järvlepp identifies strongly with postmodern musical styles, writing music that is accessible to many audiences. He is active in his home city of Ottawa, having received premieres by the Ottawa Symphony Orchestra (Garbage Concerto) and the Ottawa Chamber Music Festival (Pierrot Solaire). Today, Jan is our next featured artist in "The Inside... Continue Reading →