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Naxos

Naxos

'The world's leading classical music label'.

Naxos was founded in 1987 by German entrepreneur Klaus Heymann. Over the years the catalogue has grown and there are now over 7000 titles available - an encyclopaedia of classical music. In that time Naxos has achieved over 600 3-star recommendations in the famous Penguin Guide, and over 100 Gramophone Editor's Choices.

Further Reading: Naxos

 Interview, Jaap van Zweden on the Hong Kong Philharmonic's Ring Cycle

As the final instalment of the cycle on Naxos is released, the conductor talks to Katherine about the project's origins, and the challenges and rewards of tackling Wagner's epic with an orchestra whose primary home is the concert-hall rather than the opera-house.

 Interview, Clare Howick on British violin music

The violinist talks to Katherine about her world premiere recordings of concertos by Gordon Jacob, Kenneth Leighton and Paul Patterson.

Recent Best Sellers: Naxos

Wagner: Der Ring des Nibelungen
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Wagner: Götterdämmerung
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A German Christmas
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Series & Collections: Naxos