January 2019 Album Reviews

Each month, PARMA has the great pleasure of not only releasing powerful works by our artists, but also seeing the positive impact that these works have on listeners. Read on to hear a selection of what the press had to say this month about releases from Navona and Ravello Records. "The sonata-form opening movement, meditative... Continue Reading →

The PARMA Album of the Day: VANISHING POINT

VANISHING POINT, released on Ravello Records last year, features the pairing of saxophonist Allen Harrington and organist Lottie Enns-Braun.  The unusual instrumental combo is not often heard in the classical repertoire but as Enns-Braun notes, “The saxophone and organ are wind instruments that rarely occupy the same space at the same time, and it is our... Continue Reading →

PARMA Album of the Day: THE POSTCARD SESSIONS

The Harrington/Loewen Duo made up of Allen Harrington on the saxophone and Laura Loewen on piano released their most recent Ravello Records album, POSTCARD SESSIONS, in May of 2016. The album is emblematic of the saxophone’s European ancestry, as well as the saxophonists’ commonplace imperative to arrange works for their instrument. Winnipeg Free Press says "It’s impossible... Continue Reading →

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