Bands/Musicians Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster

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List of Sony Classical Records artists, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This Sony Classical Records roster includes both past and present artists. Popular Sony Classical Records bands and artists are all listed here with information such as what genre the bands fall under and what albums they're known for. If you're looking for any of these Sony Classical Records band's full discographies then click on their name and you can find them here on Ranker. The artists and bands on this list might be pop, rap, rock, electronic or any other genre, but what they all have in common is that they were signed by Sony Classical Records.

This list is made up of a variety of artists, including Billy Joel and Michael Bolton.

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Andreas Vollenweider is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Andreas Vollenweider New Age, World music, Classical music Andreas Vollenweider is a Swiss harpist, who is generally categorised as New Age and uses a modified, electroacoustic harp of his own design. He has collaborated with Bobby McFerrin, Carly ...more

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Arcadi Volodos is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Arcadi Volodos Classical music Arcadi Volodos is a Russian pianist. His first name is sometimes transliterated Arcady or Arkady.

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Ars Rediviva is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Ars Rediviva Classical music Ars Rediviva was a Czech instrumental early music group, whose historically informed performances played a key role in the revival of Baroque music in Czechoslovakia.

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Béla Fleck is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Béla Fleck Rock music, Folk music, Folk rock Béla Anton Leoš Fleck is an American banjo player. Widely acknowledged as one of the world's most innovative and technically proficient banjo players, he is best known for his work with ...more

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Billy Joel is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Billy Joel Blue-eyed soul, Pop music, Rock music William Martin "Billy" Joel is an American pianist, singer-songwriter, and composer. Since releasing his first hit song, "Piano Man", in 1973, Joel has become the sixth ...more

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Bobby McFerrin is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Bobby McFerrin Pop music, World music, Classical music Robert Keith "Bobby" McFerrin, Jr. is an American vocalist and conductor. He is best known for his 1988 hit song "Don't Worry, Be Happy". He is a ten-time Grammy Award ...more

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Cecile Licad is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Cecile Licad Classical music Cecile Licad is a Filipina classical pianist.

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Emerson String Quartet is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Emerson String Quartet String quartet, Classical music The Emerson String Quartet, also known as the Emerson Quartet, is a professional string ensemble – in residence at the State University of New York at Stony Brook. The musical ensemble was ...more

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George Szell is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
George Szell Classical music George Szell, originally György Széll, György Endre Szél, or Georg Szell, was a Hungarian-born American conductor and composer. He is widely considered one of the ...more

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Glikeria is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Glikeria Laïko Glykeria is a Greek singer active in Greece and Cyprus, while also gaining fame in Israel, France, Turkey, Spain, and England. Her career has spanned over 30 years and is marked by several ...more

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Jonathan Elias is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Jonathan Elias Film score Jonathan Elias is a U.S. composer and record producer, known for his movie soundtracks, production for several pop and rock acts, and his award-winning advertising music.

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Lev Zhurbin is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Lev Zhurbin Folk music, World music, Classical music Lev 'Ljova' Zhurbin is a composer, violist, and arranger. Ljova is the author of over 70 original compositions for classical, jazz, and folk music ensembles. He has also contributed musical ...more

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Lisa Batiashvili is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Lisa Batiashvili Chamber music, Classical music Lisa Batiashvili, or Elisabeth Batiashvili is a Georgian violinist, the daughter of a violinist father and a pianist mother. Her father was her first teacher from age 4. Her family left Georgia ...more

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London Voices is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
London Voices London Voices is a London-based choral ensemble founded by Terry Edwards in 1973. In its early years it also incorporated the London Opera Chorus and London Sinfonietta Voices and Chorus. In ...more

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Lorenzo Ferrero is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Lorenzo Ferrero Opera, Ballet, Incidental music Lorenzo Ferrero is a contemporary Italian composer, librettist, author, and book editor. He started composing at an early age and has written over a hundred compositions thus far, including ...more

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Los Angeles Philharmonic is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Los Angeles Philharmonic Classical music The Los Angeles Philharmonic is an American orchestra based in Los Angeles, California, United States. It has a regular season of concerts from October through June at the Walt Disney Concert ...more

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Ludovico Einaudi is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Ludovico Einaudi New Age music, Classical music, Minimal music Ludovico Einaudi OMRI is an Italian pianist and composer. He trained at the Conservatorio Verdi in Milan and under composer Luciano Berio in the early 1980s. Einaudi began his career as a ...more

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Mario Frangoulis is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Mario Frangoulis Operatic pop, Classical music Mario Frangoulis is a Greek tenor and is best known for his song, "Vincerò, Perderò". He sings in Italian, Spanish, English, French, and Greek; he is fluent in all five

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Mary Fahl is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Mary Fahl Folk music, World music, Celtic music Mary Fahl is an American singer, songwriter and actress known for her work with October Project in the mid-1990s. More recently she is known for her solo singing and acting career. She released ...more

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Mauro Maur is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Mauro Maur Classical music, Crossover Mauro Maur is an Italian trumpeter and composer.

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Michael Bolton is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Michael Bolton Adult contemporary music, Blue-eyed soul, Pop music Michael Bolotin, known professionally as Michael Bolton, is an American singer and songwriter. Bolton originally performed in the hard rock and heavy metal genres from the mid-1970s to the ...more

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Mike Marshall is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Mike Marshall Classical music, Progressive bluegrass, Jazz Mike Marshall born Michael James Marshall, July 17, 1957 in New Castle, Pennsylvania is an American mandolin player and multi-instrumentalist who grew up in central Florida and now lives in ...more

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Mormon Tabernacle Choir is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Mormon Tabernacle Choir Contemporary worship music, Classical music, Gospel music The Mormon Tabernacle Choir, sometimes colloquially referred to as MoTab or Tab Choir, is a Grammy- and Emmy Award-winning, 360-member, all-volunteer choir. The choir is part of The Church of ...more

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Oskar Morawetz is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Oskar Morawetz Oskar Morawetz, CM OOnt was a Canadian composer. Morawetz was born in Světlá nad Sázavou, Bohemia. He studied piano and theory in Prague and, following the Nazi takeover of his ...more

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Philip Glass is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Philip Glass Opera, Classical music, Contemporary classical music Philip Morris Glass is an American composer. He is considered one of the most influential music makers of the late 20th century. His music is also often controversially described as minimal ...more

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Pope John Paul II is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Pope John Paul II Pope Saint John Paul II born Karol Józef Wojtyła was a Roman Catholic priest, bishop, and Cardinal who eventually rose to become Pope. He was elected by the second Papal conclave of 1978, ...more

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Simone Dinnerstein is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Simone Dinnerstein Classical music Simone Dinnerstein is an American classical pianist who became celebrated, both critically and commercially, for her self-financed recording of Johann Sebastian Bach's Goldberg Variations, ...more

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Summer Watson is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Summer Watson Pop music, Opera, World music Summer Watson is a British operatic soprano.

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Terence Blanchard is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Terence Blanchard Hard bop, Jazz, Film score Terence Oliver Blanchard is an American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, composer, arranger, and film score composer. Since Blanchard emerged on the scene in 1980 with the Lionel Hampton Orchestra ...more

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Valentin Radu is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Valentin Radu Classical music, Jazz, Early music Valentin Radu is founder, artistic director and conductor of Vox Ama Deus, with performances at the Kimmel Center in Philadelphia and other various city, suburban, and Main Line area venues, has ...more

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Vanessa-Mae is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Vanessa-Mae Pop music, Classical music, Techno Vanessa-Mae, is a British violinist with album sales reaching several million, having made her the wealthiest entertainer under 30 in the United Kingdom in 2006. She competed under the name ...more

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Wynton Marsalis is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Wynton Marsalis Classical music, Post-bop, Jazz Wynton Marsalis is a nominee of 2013 News & Documentary Emmy Award for Outstanding Feature Story in a Regularly Scheduled Newscast.

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Yo-Yo Ma is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Sony Classical Records Complete Artist Roster
Yo-Yo Ma Classical music Yo-Yo Ma is a French-born Chinese American cellist. Born in Paris, he spent his schooling years in New York City and was a child prodigy, performing from the age of five. He graduated from ...more