LAWO Classics

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.

The company's recordings are distributed to forty countries, with central Europe, USA, Japan and South Korea as the largest areas, and are also distributed digitally.

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A selection of articles about LAWO Classics

Spotlight. A Lovely, Lovely Issue - Gerald Fenech recommends music by Handel and Vivaldi from Daniel Sæther and Ensemble C4. '... up there with the very best ...'

CD Spotlight. A Common Thread - Music by Kjetil Bjerkestrand and Philip Glass, heard by Gerald Fenech. '... a must for contemporary music lovers ...'

Echoes of Oblivion by Robert McCarney - Selling like hot cakes ... maybe, hopefully

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.'