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Since 1987, Naxos has redefined the presentation and marketing of classical music. The innovative strategy of recording exciting new repertoire with exceptional talent has enabled the label to develop one of the largest and fastest-growing catalogues of unduplicated repertoire available anywhere; with state-of-the-art sound and the consumer-friendly price of $8.99 per CD.

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