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About Naxos Music Library (Classical)

Naxos Music Library (Classical)

An music streaming database of more than 145,000 CD-length recordings. Includes the complete and selected recordings of over 375 independent labels such as: ARC, Berlin Classics, BIS, Chandos, CPO, Haenssler, Hungaroton, Marco Polo, Naïve, Naxos, Nimbus, Ondine and Vanguard Classics.

Searchable by: composer, artist, genre and label. The advanced search allows one to seach by playing time, year of composition, label, instrument, etc.

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The Naxos Music Library also contains:

  • more than 10,000 composer and artist biographies
  • libretti and synopses of more than 700 operas
  • liner notes, cover artwork, tracklist, instrumentation & publisher information
  • pronunciation guide for composer and artists’ names
  • graded music exam playlists
  • glossary guide to musical terms and work analyses
  • resources for kids (story of classical music, facts about instruments, music for kids)
  • resources for adults (history of classical music, history of opera)