5 Questions With Alessandro Marangoni

2018-11-08T10:04:51+00:00November 6th, 2018|Blog|

5 Questions with Alessandro Marangoni Alessandro Marangoni is an award-winning pianist from Novara, Italy who first burst onto the international concert stage when he won the prestigious “Amici di Milano” International Prize for Music in 2007. Since then, Alessandro has performed solo and orchestral concerts all over the world, appearing at Festival [...]

November 2018 Staff Picks

2018-11-07T15:56:16+00:00November 1st, 2018|Blog|

November 2018 Staff Picks November's staff picks feature albums and playlists that we’re listening to this month! Each featured release has been handpicked by our staff along with a brief quote. Want to listen to the featured release? Simply click “Listen Now” in each review section. Happy listening! [...]

6 Questions with Hanzhi Wang

2018-10-23T13:54:15+00:00October 22nd, 2018|Blog|

6 Questions with Hanzhi Wang In August 2018, Naxos released its first-ever solo accordion album, Hanzhi Wang’s “In the Path of H.C. Andersen.” The release features works by Danish composers that explore both the darkness and luminosity of Hans Christian Andersen’s famous stories. We had the opportunity to speak with Hanzhi about [...]

5 Questions With Septura

2018-10-31T15:04:03+00:00October 8th, 2018|Blog|

5 Questions with Septura Septura brings together London’s leading players to redefine brass chamber music through the uniquely expressive sound of the brass septet. Septura is currently the brass ensemble-in-residence at the Royal Academy of Music in London, and its members hold principal positions in some of the top orchestras in [...]

A Trip to the Land of Fire and Ice

2018-10-23T16:06:06+00:00October 2nd, 2018|Blog|

A Trip to the Land of Fire and Ice By:  Jesse B. Over the past several years, Iceland has quickly become one of the most talked-about tourist destinations in the world. From its stunning waterfalls, massive glaciers, volcanoes, geothermal hot springs, black sand beaches, mountains, and more, Iceland is an incredible and mystical [...]

October 2018 Staff Picks

2018-09-27T16:07:52+00:00September 27th, 2018|Blog|

October 2018 Staff Picks Our October staff picks feature albums and playlists that we’re listening to this month! Each featured release has been handpicked by our staff along with a brief quote. Want to listen to the featured release? Simply click “Listen Now” in each review section. Happy listening! [...]

September 2018 Staff Picks

2018-09-04T12:32:23+00:00September 4th, 2018|Blog|

September 2018 Staff Picks Our September staff picks feature albums and playlists that we’re listening to this month! Each featured release has been handpicked by our staff along with a brief quote. Want to listen to the featured release? Simply click “Listen Now” in each review section. Happy listening! [...]

July 2018 Staff Picks

2018-08-03T11:54:06+00:00August 1st, 2018|Blog|

July 2018 Staff Picks July's staff picks features albums and playlists that we’ve been listening to this month! Each featured release has been handpicked by our staff along with a brief quote. Want to listen to the featured release? Simply click “Listen Now” in each review section. Happy listening! [...]

An Interview with Tengyue Zhang

2018-08-03T12:03:29+00:00July 9th, 2018|Blog|

An Interview with Tengyue Zhang Tengyue Zhang (also know as TY) was born in Hebei, China and began to study classical guitar at the age of five with his father. At seven, he was introduced to Professor Chen Zhi with whom he studied at the Music School attached to the Central Conservatory of Music in Beijing. [...]

An Interview with Rovshan Mamedkuliev

2018-08-03T14:24:52+00:00July 3rd, 2018|Blog|

An Interview with Classical Guitarist Rovshan Mamedkuliev Rovshan Mamedkuliev was born in 1986 in Baku, Azerbaijan and grew up in Nizhny Novgorod, Russia. From a very early age, he showed exceptional musical talent and began guitar lessons at the age of 11. In 2004, he was accepted into the prestigious Nizhny Novgorod Conservatoire where [...]