The Lowell Chamber Orchestra

Each week, PARMA has the pleasure of not only releasing powerful works by our artists, but also seeing the positive impact that these works have on listeners. Read on for a selection of what the press had to say about the latest releases from Navona and Big Round Records.

I AM NOT A VIRUS - Album Cover

Cultures are celebrated, musicianship is expressed in full display, and the voices of the disenfranchised are heard through everyone’s artistry on this record.

Dutcher Snedeker on Jordan VanHemert’s I AM NOT A VIRUS.


Their vocal clarity, superb tone and ensemble are fully in evidence, traits maintained throughout what is a challenging work and programme.

Gramophone on The Crossing’s THE TOWER AND THE GARDEN.

EPILOGUE - Album Cover

“Great White Bird” by Hilary Kleinig from Zephyr Quartet’s EPILOGUE played on BBC Radio 3, International Women’s Day spotlight.

THE PRIESTESS OF MORPHINE - Rosśa Crean - Album Cover

A beautiful portrait here brought into light is used as a vessel to openly see and discuss various topics, as much urgent now as back in the time of World War II – identity, drug abuse, and sexuality.

Opera Wire on Rosśa Crean’s THE PRIESTESS OF MORPHINE.

THE SUITE - Album Cover

I felt as if I were at a live concert — something that I’ve been missing this past year!

ArtsFuse on The Lowell Chamber Orchestra’s THE SUITE.

REMEMBER - Album Cover

REMEMBER from Stanley Grill featured on’s For the Record.

OFF THE EDGE - Alicia Terzian - Album Cover

Tres Piezas by Alicia Terzian from OFF THE EDGE featured on WCNY’s Feminine Fusion.