from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- An island of southeast Greece in the Aegean Sea. The largest of the Cyclades, it was famous in ancient times as a center of Dionysian worship. Naxos belonged to Venice and then Turkey before it became part of independent Greece in 1829.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- proper n. An island in the center of the Cyclades
- proper n. A town in Greece located on an homonymous island.
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Classical-music label Naxos of America Inc. earlier this month became the first in the U.S. to license its catalog to X5.
The record label Naxos has gone from budget outsider to industry leader in its 20-plus years of existence.
Naxos is also now offering upgrades to member institutions that include the entire Fantasy Jazz catalog which features over 23,000 additional tracks of Jazz, Blues, R&B, and early Rock & Roll and a streaming upgrade offering CD quality sound.
The independent record label Naxos has asked stores to remove some of its historical recordings from their shelves and return them, a spokesman for the label confirmed today.
These nuances come across better in this newer recording of Nixon in China on the budget classical label Naxos than on the older Nonesuch recording conducted by Edo de Waart.
Created by pioneers of the value-priced CD industry -- the independent classical music label Naxos and its Chairman Klaus Heymann -- Naxos Music Library is a streaming audio music education resource that features recordings from 75+ prestigious independent performing arts labels, including Avie Records, BIS, Bridge, Chandos, Delos, Dacapo, Haenssler Classics, Hungaroton,
In this place likewife there are fepulchres of Iphimedca, and the fons of Aloeus, who were flain by Apollo in Naxos, which is above Paros, both according to Homer and Pindar.
Labels such as Naxos market a vast range of classical recordings which are safe bets, given their modest price tags.
The Naxos site caters to universities and orchestras but individuals can subscribe for $9.99 a month or $99.90 a year.
Two such services that specialize in classical music are Naxos Classics Online and the Classical Archives .
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