The PARMA Album of the Day: INNER MUSIC

On his debut release on Navona Records, INNER MUSIC, composer Ruud van Eeten presents three works that highlight the refinement and control evident in his compositional style performed by Matangi Quartet, Amstel Quartet,  and pianist Saskia Lankhoorn. Audiophile Audition says, "Ruud Van Eeten is clearly a talented and well-trained musician." Find the album on iTunes... 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 →

The PARMA Album of the Day: SEPARATION

Composer Paula Diehl's released her double-album SEPARATION on Navona Records in June of last year. On this release,  Deihl represents the unique characteristics of each instrument featured to shine through in explorations of harmonic content and structure in a rich catalog of works for both small and large ensembles. Gapplegate Classical-Modern Music Review says "The... Continue Reading →

New PARMA Project: The MOTO Series

PARMA is excited to announce the third installment in the MOTO recording and performance series! This new album will again feature PARMA lead cellist Ovidiu Marinescu and his group, Trio Casals (Sylvia Ahramjian (violin), Ovidiu Marinescu (cello), Anna Kislitsyna (piano). The first album, 2013’s MOTO PERPETUO, featured a set of moving works for cello and... Continue Reading →

The PARMA Album of the Day: PERCEPTIONS

PERCEPTIONS, released on Navona Records, is a compilation album for small ensembles featuring composers Kyle Peter Rotolo, Quinn Dizon, Amelia S. Kaplan, Kevin McCarter, Jason Barabba, and Thomas L. Read. This album presents the listener with music that entrances, enkindles, jars, lingers, connects, and engrosses–perceptions both highly incisive and deeply personal. Find the album on... Continue Reading →

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