photo: Carlos Simon

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.

WORDS ADORNED - The Crossing - Album Cover

“it’s wholly consistent with its embrace of multiple musical traditions.”

Textura on The Crossing’s WORDS ADORNED.

REIMAGINE - Inna Faliks - Album Cover

“These are fine recordings demonstrating two sides of a gifted artist”

The Whole Note on Inna Faliks’s REIMAGINE: BEETHOVEN & RAVEL.

I AM NOT A VIRUS - Album Cover

Music, as we know, has always been closely related to political and social problems of their time. I Am Not A Virus is one of the newest and best expressions sincere of this union that is renewed continuously without geographical or cultural limits.

Cultura Commestibile on Jordan VanHemert’s I AM NOT A VIRUS.

POLARITIES VOL. 2 - Album Cover
FALL & DECLINE - Gregory Brown - Album Cover

a beautiful story of humanity and musical creation.

Sonagrama on Gregory W. Brown’s FALL AND DECLINE.

HIGH VOLTAGE - Jan Jarvlepp - Album Cover

“Each of the four musical selections projects energy, optimism, and a real zest for both music and life.”

Classical Candor on Jan Järvlepp’s HIGH VOLTAGE CHAMBER MUSIC.

Conversations with my soul - Bun-Ching Lam - Album Cover

Carlos Simon’s “Be Still and Know” from MY ANCESTOR’S GIFT featured on Classical 24.


“An exceptional journey into choir music, a real gem of a record.”

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