Over 30 years at the forefront of the Classical Music Industry

Naxos Music UK Ltd (formerly Select Music) was founded in 1991 to distribute and market the Naxos and Marco Polo labels in the UK. Since then it has steadily increased the scale of its operations and has taken on the distribution of over 100 independent classical labels, supplying UK retail with over 35,000 live titles. In addition to the Naxos labels, Select now distributes the major independent labels from the UK – Hyperion, Chandos, Nimbus, Collegium, Coro, Gimell and SDG as well as some of the most respected labels from continental Europe including BIS, CPO, Ondine, Orfeo, Capriccio, Oehms Classics and Dacapo.

It has now established itself as the largest and most successful classical distributor in the UK. It has also consolidated its position as the market leader in the Classical DVD market, distributing all the larger independent DVD labels including Opus Arte, C Major Entertainment, Bel Air Classiques, Dynamic and Accentus Music. Click here for our list of all labels. As well as our physical and digital distribution service, Naxos Music UK offers marketing, PR, sales and licensing services for distributed labels. We supply 150-200 new titles to UK trade each month. Click here for our current list of new releases.