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Holiday Shopping with Naxos
Worried that the music might not fit? With Naxos.com, you can try it on
for size before you take it home. For the
hopeless romantic on your gift list, try Amy Beach’s Piano Concerto, a
sweeping number for those with traditional tastes. Those with more exotic
likings will savour the oriental hues of Puccini’s Turandot.
There's something for everyone at Naxos.com
Perhaps slip into something choral. Pärt’s Passio and Rutter’s Requiem are a pair sure to suit most musical
complexions. For the jazz enthusiast who
is a closet
classical fan, Bernstein’s Chichester Psalms matched with music
the Town and On the Waterfront makes a winning combination. The brassy shades of West Side Story provide
a suitable gift for the more rugged type.
Need to brush up on the classics of literature?
Naxos Audiobooks has filled the virtual shelves of
Naxos.com with their extensive selection of
books read by leading actors and enhanced with beautiful classical
music. A stunning interpretation of
King Lear with Kenneth Branagh and Paul
Scofield make an excellent gift for the Shakespeare enthusiast on your
list. Younger listeners might enjoy
King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table, read by actor Sean Bean (The
Fellowship of the Rings), or Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women.
Especially for music
librarians, we offer a chance to test
drive the new Naxos Music Library, one of the sleekest and most
to navigate Naxos recordings on the web.
Naxos has now created the world’s most comprehensive online
library, consisting of all 75,000 tracks in the Naxos and
Marco Polo catalogues
This service has been specially created for university and school music
departments and libraries, and will soon be available on an annual
basis that will allow for multiple concurrent usage.
To receive a trial password, please send your institution
to David Robson (firstname.lastname@example.org).
For those last-minute, emergency gifts, you’ll need something that cannot miss. The infectious rhythm of Naxos World’s
Bhangra Beatz will prove irresistible to club-going folk, and perennial
favourite Peter and the Wolf becomes
a must-have when narrated by Dame Edna. If an audiophile is on your gift list, then you simply must pick
Prokofiev’s Alexander Nevsky on
Don't forget to decorate your home with the sounds of the holidays. The Milken Archive’s “A Hanukka Celebration”
(available only in North America) combines the old and the new for a
celebration of faith, and “The Naxos Book of Carols”, with sheet music
available from www.naxoscarols.com, is a perfect sing-along gift for
Finally, with the stressful hustle and bustle of the stores, you’ll definitely
way to unwind. Dip into the refreshing
“Chill with” series and relax with Rachmaninoff, Satie, Vivaldi, and
Mozart. U.S. customers, who will have
to wait for January to experience the Naxos “Chill with” series, might
the cozy warmth of “The Spanish Guitar,” a 2-CD set with beautiful
played by some of today’s most talented guitarists.
we hope that all of our Naxos.com visitors, no matter where they live
they celebrate, have a wonderful December full of music and joy.