Naxos at 30

2017-09-12T10:54:07-05:00May 16th, 2017|News and Updates|

NAXOS MUSIC GROUP CELEBRATES 30TH ANNIVERSARY Hong Kong - Naxos was launched in 1987 as a budget classical CD label, offering CDs at the price of an LP at a time when CDs cost about three times more than LPs. The focus was on recording the standard repertoire in state-of-the-art [...]


2017-09-12T10:54:07-05:00February 13th, 2017|News and Updates|

THE NAXOS OF AMERICA DISTRIBUTED LABEL FAMILY CELEBRATES 8 GRAMMY® AWARD WINS Franklin, TN, February 13, 2017– Artists, composers, engineers, and producers from five record labels in the Naxos of America distribution family are celebrating GRAMMY® wins last night Los Angeles, CA. The Recording Academy® honored these Naxos of America [...]

ICMA Special Achievement Award

2017-09-12T10:54:07-05:00January 25th, 2017|News and Updates|

KLAUS HEYMANN, FOUNDING CHAIRMAN OF NAXOS, RECEIVES ICMA SPECIAL ACHIEVEMENT AWARD 25 JANUARY, 2017 Klaus Heymann, founding chairman of the Naxos Records and the Naxos Music Group, has received a Special Achievement Award from the International Classical Music Awards (ICMA) in recognition of his entrepreneurial and visionary development of the [...]

59th Grammy Award Nominations

2017-09-12T10:54:07-05:00December 6th, 2016|News and Updates|

ARTISTS, ENGINEERS, PRODUCERS, AND COMPOSERS FROM 19 LABELS IN THE NAXOS OF AMERICA DISTRIBUTION FAMILY RECOGNIZED WITH 34 GRAMMY® NOMINATIONS NAXOS MUSIC GROUP ARTISTS CELEBRATE 6 NOMINATIONS Franklin, TN, 12.6.16 –The Recording Academy® has announced its nominations for the 59th Annual GRAMMY® Awards and artists, engineers, producers and composers [...]

Klaus Heymann

2017-09-12T10:54:07-05:00October 12th, 2016|News and Updates|

KLAUS HEYMANN, FOUNDING CHAIRMAN OF NAXOS MUSIC GROUP, CELEBRATES HIS 80TH BIRTHDAY Klaus Heymann, the German-born entrepreneur and visionary force in the classical music recording industry, celebrates his 80th birthday on October 22, 2016. His name is synonymous with making classical music available to a much wider audience than was the [...]


2017-09-12T10:54:07-05:00August 16th, 2016|News and Updates|

unCLASSIFIED Launch FRANKLIN, TN--(Marketwired - July 15, 2016) - On July 15, users of the key streaming services will find a hub dedicated entirely to classical music. unCLASSIFIED (, a new playlisting brand, similar to that of major label-owned Digster, Topsify, and Filtr, will curate innovative, dynamic playlists on all of [...]

unCLASSIFIED to Become a Curator on Apple Music

2017-09-12T10:54:07-05:00August 15th, 2016|News and Updates|

unCLASSIFIED to Become a Curator on Apple Music Franklin, TN - July 22, 2016 - Apple Music™ has announced that classical genre playlisting brand unCLASSIFIED ( has been made a curator on their streaming platform. Starting today, Apple Music™ subscribers will be able to access unCLASSIFIED’s expertly curated content on the [...]

Naxos Apple Music Curator

2017-09-12T10:54:07-05:00August 15th, 2016|News and Updates|

NAXOS BECOMES APPLE MUSIC CURATOR On July 8th, 2016 Naxos took an important step in the evolving world of classical playlisting by becoming an official Apple Music Curator. By combining the range of its catalogue with its curatorial expertise Naxos offers playlists of unique range and quality. Naxos launches its Apple [...]