New PARMA Artist: Simon Andrews

We are so happy to welcome composer Simon Andrews to the PARMA family! His first album with PARMA will feature some of his chamber works including recently recorded  "And That Moment When the Bird Sings", "My Dove, My Coney", and "The Heart Has Narrow Banks". Simon was born in England and educated at Christ Church,... Continue Reading →

Gregory W. Brown’s MISSA CHARLES DARWIN is featured in Best-Selling Author Dan Brown’s “Origin”

PARMA Recordings is excited to announce that award-winning composer Gregory W. Brown's upcoming Navona Records release MISSA CHARLES DARWIN, recorded with Grammy-nominated New York Polyphony, will be featured in New York Times best-selling author, Dan Brown's upcoming book, "Origin." The author of the mega-bestselling novel The Da Vinci Code and movie franchise starring Tom Hanks was... Continue Reading →

New PARMA Artist: Willem van Twillert

We are excited to welcome composer Willem van Twillert to the PARMA family! We will be recording his piece “Branches of Singularity” in the Czech Republic this September. "Branches of Singularity" was originally written as a concerto for symphonic band, but this new orchestration was transcribed by fellow PARMA artist Timothy Lee Miller. We will... Continue Reading →

PARMA Brings New Classical Music to China

PARMA ARTISTS TOUR TO SHARE WESTERN MUSIC WITH CHINESE AUDIENCES In the digital age, music travels around the world and into ears in mere fractions of seconds, and the evolving globalization of the art and business of music has yielded fresh sounds, novel modes of expression, and cutting-edge experiences for creators and listeners alike. Since... Continue Reading →

The PARMA Album of the Day: THE WELL-TEMPERED CLAVIER, BOOK 1

Regarded as "a gifted and obviously devoted Bachian" by the New York Times, award-winning pianist Kimiko Ishizaka, performs the work of  J.S. Bach in Navona Records release THE WELL-TEMPERED CLAVIER, BOOK I.  Gramophone Magazine says, "Ishizaka plays the 24 preludes and figures with impeccable taste and technique, finding many levels of musical meaning as she brings utmost... Continue Reading →

The Serendipitous Road to NOT Becoming a Rock Star

Once a month on a Friday morning in the center or Portsmouth, New Hampshire, a community of artists, writers, filmmakers, dreamers, and creators come together to listen to each other's stories, drink coffee, and share breakfast at the Music Hall Loft for CreativeMornings. CreativeMornings started in NYC back in 2008. Since then, it has spread... Continue Reading →

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