VIDEO PODCAST: John Dante Prevedini leads a discussion about Youth Involvement in Classical Music - this specially extended illustrated feature includes contributions from Christopher Morley, Gerald Fenech, Halida Dinova, Patricia Spencer and Roderic Dunnett.
VIDEO PODCAST: Women Composers - Our special hour-long illustrated feature on women composers includes contributions from Diana Ambache, Gail Wein, Hilary Tann, Natalie Artemas-Polak and Victoria Bond.
LAWO Classics is a Norwegian classical record label, founded by Vegard Landaas and Thomas Wolden in 2008 and based in Oslo. Its main focus is to release music by Norwegian musicians and composers.
The company's vision is to find outstanding musicians and to make recordings of exquisite sound quality in the high resolution DXD format with great attention to detail.
The company has released more than two hundred albums with repertoire ranging from Gregorian chant via core classical repertoire to contemporary music, and aims to continue to contribute to the recorded heritage of Norwegian music from older and more recent periods.
Further information: lawo.no
CD Spotlight. Much to Appreciate - Gerald Fenech finds these rare Norwegian Opera Overtures well worth exploring. 'Ingar Bergby keeps things moving briskly, and in his knowledgeable hands the music sounds even more accessible than one expects it to be.'