Since its launch in 2011, ICA Classics has established a reputation as a high-quality CD & DVD label under International Classical Artists, the first management agency to have set up its own audio and audio-visual department. The catalogue comprises c.150 international titles, most of them enjoying their first commercial release, from both archive and more recent material drawn from sources such as the BBC, WDR Cologne, SWR (Südwestrundfunk), ITV, and the Boston Symphony Orchestra. ICA Classics is distributed physically and digitally in more than 60 countries around the world via Naxos.
ICA Classics’ contemporary “live” releases include CDs with Sir Antonio Pappano and the Accademia di Santa Cecilia, and Vladimir Jurowski and the State Academic Symphony Orchestra of Russia ‘Evgeny Svetlanov’.
The label has received many prestigious awards, including several Diapasons d’or, Pizzicato Supersonic, Gramophone Editor’s Choice, Choc de Classica etc., as well as being nominated in various categories for the Gramophone Awards and the International Classical Music Awards (ICMA).