Navona Records offers listeners a fresh taste of today’s leading innovators in orchestral, chamber, instrumental, and experimental music as well as prime pieces of classic repertoire. Our music is meticulously performed by the finest musicians and handpicked to ensure the most rewarding listening experience.





PARMA Recordings is a New England-based music company specializing in orchestral, chamber, choral, and commercial recording as well as distribution, product design, strategic marketing, and licensing/publishing. Our work spans classical, jazz, rock, experimental, and more, and features artists such as Grammy-winner Richard Stoltzman, Pulitzer prize-winner Lewis Spratlan, Pete Townshend of The Who, renowned percussionist  Steve Gadd, and former New York Philharmonic concertmaster Glenn Dicterow among others.


PARMA’s music has been featured in projects and programming from CBS, ABC, Fox, PBS, C-SPAN, National Geographic, A&E, Showtime, Microsoft, and numerous other media outlets, and we are dedicated to creating the highest quality music and presenting it in unique, innovative,
and engaging recorded and live formats.




EUROPEAN FOLKSCAPES showcases traditional European folk melodies in dynamic new contexts, featuring original arrangements for string quartet transcribed from field recordings by the critically acclaimed Apollo Chamber Players. The Apollo Chamber Players' premiere album on Navona Records also includes Fantasy on Bulgarian Rhythms by Karim Al-Zand, a newly commissioned work illuminating Apollo's mission to explore the intersection of classical and folk/ethnic music.


The Apollo Chamber Players is a Houston-based non-profit chamber music organization that engages audience through culturally enriching season concerts, tours, and community and educational outreach. They are currently in their fifth concert season, and have been a dynamic member of the Houston arts community since 2008. They are comprised of violinists Matthew Detrick and Anabel Ramirez, violist Whitney Bullock, and cellist Matthew Dudzik.



Visit the EUROPEAN FOLKSCAPES web application to access the digital booklet, study scores, video, and more.


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North Hampton NH 03862


Navona Records is a PARMA Recordings company