Welcome to the online home of Victoria Samek and her recording and publishing companies Clarinet & Saxophone Classics.
Founded in 1992 by acclaimed clarinetist Victoria Samek, Clarinet & Saxophone Classics celebrates the single reed in all its richness and diversity.
It’s a unique specialist label devoted to releasing top quality recordings by the finest artists of today on modern and period instruments, as well as sympathetically restored historical recordings of great figures from the past supported by informative notes.
She is supported by a dedicated team including recording producer and photographer Simon Weir of Classical Media, Hannah Whale of Fruition who looks after artwork and design for all printed and booklet material. Following the new branding artwork which was originated by Paul Rodger, William Gets, director and owner of Brainstorm who designed and created this website, will continue to run and maintain this new website together with Shannon Malinaric, who additionally gives technical tuition, enabling Victoria to take on some less complex website updates. Her administrative team include personal and logistics adviser Joy Pidsley as well as family members Lucy Ralph and Tristan Samek.
Having created her own brand, Samek Music, Victoria is committed to excellence through recordings, publications, learning resources as well as live performances. Samek Music is dedicated to the clarinet and saxophone, giving a focus for the wonderful world of the single reed.