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Harness the Power of Classical Music

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Naxos licensed a track from one of its recordings for a TV commercial presenting the new HP Touchsmart PC with touchscreen technology. Check out the stylish commercial here. The music is from Vivaldi’s Four Seasons (8.557920 track 6), performed by Cho-Liang Lin and the Sejong ensemble.

Naxos has transformed the classical market place in the last decade.  As the world’s leading classical music label, we can offer you an unparalleled range of repertoire for licensing.

Our continuously-expanding catalogue now contains over 55,000 tracks, all of the highest artistic standard, all in state-of-the-art digital sound and many critically-acclaimed. From Early music to Opera, from Medieval to Post-Modern, from Bach to Wagner, Naxos has it. And because we own our recordings outright we can clear the right overnight without involving third parties.

This means we can grant you a license at competitive rates. By searching our comprehensive database, you can quickly locate music by composer, title, genre, instrument, and other criteria. What’s more, you can listen to all tracks at the click of a mouse.



Licensing recordings from Naxos couldn’t be simpler - here are some of the advantages we offer:

  • Simple fee structure - one low fee buys worldwide rights for as long as you need them
  • Quick turnaround - we own all our recordings, so there are no cumbersome clearance procedures
  • An unparalleled catalogue - over 55,000 recordings, all in state-of-the- art digital sound, with new ones being added every month. We can offer almost any piece of classical music you will ever need, and you also have a wide choice of Jazz, World, New Age and Spoken Word
  • Specialist advice - wherever you are, our team can advise you on styles, tracks and composers to bring your production one step closer to perfection

Use our music for:

  • Films
  • TV Productions
  • TV/Radio Commercials
  • Websites
  • Compilations
  • Corporate Promotional CDs
  • Electronic Games
  • Ring Tones
  • Educational Projects
View Sample Tracks For Licensing


These days everyone knows about the power of classical music to stir emotions - and now you can harness that power as part of an incentive idea that’s original, imaginative and as unique as you want to make it.

  • Classical music is a great way to communicate with your customers
  • Every play of the CD will evoke a memory, message or mood to the listener
  • A unique and tasteful gift that will enhance your corporate image

Our Key Advantages Are:

  • Lower minimum runs of product than the competition can offer
  • We own all our recordings, so we can offer a fast, expert and efficient service
  • Outstanding value for money
  • A phenomenal choice of repertoire
  • The complete service from your initial concept to the finished CD

Contact Us

If you are interested in finding out more about music Licensing and Incentive CDs from Naxos you can visit our Naxos Licensing website, or would like to order a brochure or catalogue please contact our subsidiaries and agents around the world - simply click on the relevant contact persons below to send an email:

Educational Products and Services General Enquiries Asia (excluding Japan and Korea)
Edith Lei

Nick D'Angiolillo Amanda Lai
Australia France Continental Europe (Excluding France)

Isabelle Bougeois Bastian Efta
Japan Korea New Zealand

Keun-Hye Kim Paul Merton
UK and Ireland Spain The Americas (USA, Central South America)
Graham Bartholomew

Fernando Rodriguez Nick D'Angiolillo
Canada Denmark Finland, Estonia
Rick Dunlop

Allan Lorenzen
Jarkko Sallinen
Norway Sweden, Latvia, Lithuania
Gert Holmfred

Stephan Jansson

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