'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 9000 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
Teddy Wilson was the definitive pianist of the swing era, an artist who appeared on many great recordings from the 1930s through to the 1970s. This week Matt focuses on Wilson's ebullient recordings made after the American recording ban was lifted in 1944.
Matt explores Jelly Roll Morton's recordings both as a solo pianist and with the Red Hot Peppers group.