Naxos Music Library Celebrates A Milestone

The world largest online classical music classical music library is celebrating the addition of its 100,000th CD. Naxos Music Library (NML) provides unlimited streaming access to its subscribers of the complete catalogs and selected titles of over 700 record labels. Though NML’s classical offering makes up much of its content, the library also includes jazz, world and pop/rock music.

Nick D’Angiolillo, Director of Licensing and Library Services commented, “From the early days of Naxos Music Library, our commitment to our subscribers has been to offer recordings for every studied musical scenario. With our addition of the 100,000th CD to the collection, we are that many steps closer to achieving that goal.”

NML can be accessed from any computer iPhone/iPod and or Android device. The collection can be searched by composer, work, genre and label; by keyword search; and by a sophisticated advanced search engine with up to 11 combined search criteria. In addition to allowing subscribers to listen to recordings, NML provides liner notes for many recordings. Listeners can create personalized playlists or use predefined Naxos Music Library playlists.


Naxos Music Library sets the industry standard in streaming classical music, featuring over 100,000 CDs from 700 prestigious record labels, including BIS, Blue Note Records, Chandos, Sony Classical, Nettwerk Music Group, Sun Records, Virgin Classics, Warner Classics & Jazz (including the former EMI Classics catalog), and many others. With more than 1.5M tracks of music and tools for music education, Naxos Music Library is available for institutional and professional subscriptions and is currently being enjoyed by over 2,000 universities, performing arts organizations, and public libraries throughout the world.

In addition to being an award-winning classical label, Naxos of America is the #1 independent classical music distributor in the U.S. and Canada. Specializing in state-of-the-art distribution, marketing and promotion, Naxos of America distributes nearly 50,000 titles on CD and DVD to traditional brick and mortar retail, as well as offering a comprehensive suite of services tailored to consumer direct fulfillment. Naxos of America is also the largest digital distributor of independent classical music, supplying a catalog of over 50,000 albums to hundreds of digital download and mobile outlets worldwide.