With Naxos Music Library World you can

  • Access over tracks (more than CDs) - the entire Smithsonian Folkways catalogue, plus world music from other independent labels.
  • Listen to whole CDs, individual tracks or create custom playlists - you decide.

System Requirements:

Please try our "15-minute Free Preview" to see if your computer system is compatible with our streaming services.

Our HTML5 player is supported in the following browser versions:
  • Windows 8+
    • Chrome: 91+
    • Edge: 91+
    • Firefox: 89+
  • OS X 10.6+
    • Chrome: 91+
    • Edge: 91+
    • Firefox: 89+
    • Safari: 14+
  • iOS 14+
    • Safari: Recent versions
    • Chrome: Recent versions
    • Firefox: Recent versions Recent versions
  • Android 10+
    • Default browser ("Internet"): Recent versions
    • Chrome: 91+ Recent versions
    • Firefox: 89+ Recent versions
Please feel free to contact us with any questions or comments.
For technical questions, please contact:
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Refund Policy:
* A full refund may be requested during the initial 7 days of your subscription. All requests afterwards will be reviewed on a case by case basis. Please send your requests to

For individuals who would like to become a subscriber of Naxos Music Library World, you must be paying with a valid credit card with billing address.