The late Patric Standford may have written these short pieces deliberately to provoke our feedback. If so, his success is reflected in the rich range of readers' comments appearing at the foot of most of the pages.
RECENT: Defining Our Field - what is 'classical music' to us, why are we involved and what can we learn from our differences? Read John Dante Prevedini's essay, watch the panel discussion and make your own comments.
CAvi-music, sometimes also known as C-AVI or AVI Service for Music, is a German classical record label based in Cologne. AVI appears to be an acronym for Andreas von Imhoff, a German musicologist born in 1948, who worked for EMI for twenty-seven years before founding his own company. (There appears to be no connection with American Variety International / AVI Records.)
Since 2005, von Imhoff has been releasing hand-selected productions on CAvi music, with a special emphasis on chamber music productions and on young talents. He created an additional label, SoloVoce, in 2009, for operatic projects, and the sub-label AVI Musica Autentica in 2012 for performances using period instruments,
Further information: avi-music.de