NMC Recordings was originally set up in 1989 as New Music Cassettes, releasing recordings on both compact disc and cassette. As the company stopped releasing cassettes, this soon became obsolete, and in 1993 the name was changed to NMC Recordings.
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NMC Recordings was set up with funding from the Holst Foundation to record, distribute and promote the music of British contemporary composers. That said, some of our compilation discs do include short works by non-British composers; and more substantial recordings of contemporary non-British works may be a possibility in the future.
No; one of NMC's aims is to act as an archive of recorded British music, so all recordings remain permanently available.
• Mid-length CDs usually of 20-40 minutes (UK RRP £8.99)
• Sampler CDs with short excerpts of our releases (UK RRP £3.99)
Probably our most frequently asked question of all …The blue sheep dates back to an advertising campaign and sampler in 1996 (see timeline), which showed a field of white sheep facing one way, with a solitary blue sheep facing the other – going its own way. We rather liked the sheep and felt it represented the ethos of NMC so we've used it ever since.
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