The music captured by 2L features Norwegian composers and performers and an international repertoire reflected in the Nordic atmosphere. The surround sound recordings of Lindberg Lyd not only transform the entire listening experience, but also - more radically - these innovative recordings overturn some very basic concepts regarding how music is played and even composed.
The Academy of Ancient Music is an award-winning early music ensemble based in Cambridge, England. They vitalise baroque and classical music, playing in the style and spirit in which the music was first performed, on either authentic period instruments or modern copies of instruments from the 17th and 18th centuries.
AlFi Records is a worldwide distributed label based in the USA, Australia and Germany. Committed to filling a void for artists, ALFI is created by and for musicians, giving them a home and hands-on nurturing throughout the recording process. A new international, multicultural record label founded by virtuoso jazz guitarist Albert Dadon.
Arcana was founded in 1992 in Nantes by the renowned Michel Bernstein and is considered one of France’s finest classical music labels. Arcana thrives on rediscovering and exploring the more remote composers from the middle ages to the beginning of the twentieth-century, mainly focussed on Italian repertoire.
Started in 1996, Brilliant Classics has become one of the leading classical labels. Both audiences and critics have come to recognise and appreciate the quality and diversity of the label. With high ratings, classical awards, distinctions and record-breaking sales as resounding results.
Cedille Records is the independent award-winning record label of the Chicago Classical Recording Foundation, launched in 1989 by James Ginsburg. Cedille is the first Chicago-based record label, with a focus on recording local musicians and known for the audiophile-quality of its recordings.
Classic Produktion Osnabrück is a classical music record label founded in 1986 by Georg Ortmann and several others. Its mission is to fill niches in the recorded classical repertoire, with an emphasis on romanticism, late romanticism and 20th-century music. The label also aims to release complete cycles of recordings, such as complete sets of symphonies, concertos and chamber music.
Based in Paris, Warner Classics and its sister label Erato together comprise one of the world’s leading global classical music recording companies. In 2013, with WMG’s acquisition of Parlophone Label Group, the renowned EMI Classics roster and catalog became part of Warner Classics. The label exclusively records such acclaimed artists as Emmanuel Pahud, Piotr Anderszewski, Sir Antonio Pappano, and distinguished organisations like the Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia and l’Arpeggiata.
The Mariinsky label, launched in May 2009, draws on the theatre's rich legacy and historical ties to the great Russian composers. It showcases the extraordinary talent within the theatre and orchestra, presenting new recordings of works that are both familiar and less well known to the widest possible audience.
Musique en Wallonie is a Francophone-Belgian classical music record label founded in 1971, based in Liège. Musique en Wallonie is dedicated to promoting awareness of the Belgian-French musical heritage, both by living Walloon composers and composers from earlier times in classical music history.
Opera Rara is a British record label, founded in the early 1970s by Patric Schmid and Don White to promote concerts of rare or forgotten operas by bel canto era composers such as Donizetti, Pacini, Mercadante, Ricci as well as French composers of the 1830s forward such as Giacomo Meyerbeer.
Outhere Music group is a classical music production and publishing company, founded and directed by Charles Adriaenssen in Belgium. Around one hundred recordings are being released every year, stretching from early music to present-day music. Internationally released in digital and physical form.
primephonic offers specially compiled albums featuring not only diverse labels, but also an impressively eclectic array of performers and composers in keeping with what primephonic stands for, echoing its spirit as the classical collective, bringing forth an impressive treasure trove of classical music in the highest possible quality.
Seraphic Fire is regarded as one of the most prominent choral, orchestral and chamber ensembles in the United States, performing throughout the South Florida region and on national tours. Seraphic Fire has established their own in-house label, named Seraphic Fire Media.
Zig-Zag Territoires is a French classical music record label founded in 1997 by Sylvie Brély and Franck Jaffrès, based in Paris. The label is widely celebrated for representing established artists and continuing its quest for artistic excellence, both musically and aesthetically.