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SPECIAL OFFERS
CLASSICAL COMPACT DISCS & CLASSICAL DVDs

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Please click on the underlined links below to view our latest Classical offers.
Offers are for a limited period only.
Please check individual offers for expiry dates.

 

HYPERION LABEL BIG OFFER
Our current major offer concentrates on the Hyperion catalogue. Full price Hyperion discs, right across the range included. It is arguably "Britain's Brightest label".
Offer expires 30 June 2009.

UNIVERSAL CLASSICS DVD OFFER
Decca/DG/Philips

Over 300 titles, prices starting at just £6.99
Offer expires 31 July 2009.

Box Set Offers across most labels
Our regularly updated list of special offers on most of the recent and recommended box sets.
New expiry date 31 July 2009.

WARNER APEX BUDGET LABEL OFFER
Warner Classics's great super-budget label, now from only £3.99 each per single disc.
Offer expires 31 July 2009.

CHANNEL CLASSICS
Much more on this label than we realise. Includes award winning discs from Rachel Podger and Pieter Wispelwey.
Full price titles from only £9.99 each.

ZIG ZAG TERRITOIRES
The entire catalogue of this exciting French label is now on offer and prices start as low as £5.99.
Offer expires 31 July 2009.

BRILLIANT CLASSICS
Opera Collection

Brilliant Classics launches an extensive new Opera Collection with 15 titles that will appeal to classical collectors as well as new enthusiasts. Many of these releases are award winners and will be instantly recognizable as classics.

CHANDOS New Release Offer
A neglected British composer, Eccles, and another of Mozart's Contemporaries lead the field this month.

CHANDOS FULL PRICE OFFER
Our current major offer concentrates on the Chandos full price catalogue. It is full of award winning titles - take a look at the list which includes just about every Chandos release.
Offer extended until 30 May 2009.

HYPERION New Release Offer
The stunning new interpretation of Bach's Well Tempered Clavier from Angela Hewitt and Volume 3 of the no less impressive cycle of Clementi Piano Sonatas from Howard Shelley.

CODA Distribution Offer
You need an independent recommendation to get on this page. Latest top titles from MDG Gold, Hanssler Classics, Piano 21, Exton/Octavia, Carus, Pentatone and Etcetera.
Each title on offer for a limited period only.

SACRED FLAME
European Sacred Music of the Renaissance and Baroque

John Rutter conducts the Cambridge Singers and La Nuova Musica in this ravishing new recording of European church music from the sixteenth to eighteenth centuries.

NAXOS New Release Offer
A varied list of MacMillan, Bax, Szymanowski and Arensky now join the list.

HANDEL
Ezio. Alan Curtis

Rarely heard after its premiere, this first ever studio recording is redis¬covered by Curtis and his cast to be a masterpiece of music drama. An excellent and much needed complete recording.

PURCELL Bright Orb Of Harmony
The Sixteen Harry Christophers

2009 is a year of anniversaries - the three hundred and fiftieth anniversary of Henry Purcell’s birth, James MacMillan’s fiftieth birthday, and The Sixteen’s thirtieth anniversary. To celebrate, the ensemble has recorded live a brand new disc of music dedicated to these most innovative of British composers.

IL PIANTO DI MARIO
The Virgin's Lament

Bernarda Fink, Il giordino Armonico and Giovanni Antonini team up in this rare recording of two settings of Mary’s passionate Easter lament. Short instrumental pieces form a musical setting around these vocal jewels.

ANNE SOFIE VON OTTER
Bach Arias

Born to sing J. S. Bach, Anne Sofie von Otter brings elegant style, richness of voice, and career-long commitment to Baroque music to this glorious recording of alto and soprano arias she herself selected.

TELEMANN Brockes Passion
Rene Jacobs

René Jacobs has more than once proved himself an eloquent advocate for Telemann's vocal music. This is a splendid recording for which Jacobs has mustered, with characteristic discernment, an effective cast of soloists.

HANDEL & HAYDN ANNIVERSARY OFFER
Archiv, Decca etc

Universal Classics, better known as Decca, Archive, DG and Philips have selected a great range of Handel and Haydn recordings to go on special offer.
Offer expires 13 June 2009.

MOZART Violin Sonatas
Petra Mullejans

According to legend, Mozart was so rushed when writing K379 and K454 that he was forced to première the pieces with incomplete piano parts. Petra Müllejans and Kristian Bezuidenhout pay homage to this spirit of spontaneity in a programme of some of Mozart's most beloved chamber works.

MAHLER Symphony 8
LSO Gergiev

Recorded at St Paul's Cathedral last July, this is the sixth title in Gergiev's mighty Mahler cycle.
Only £6.99 for a limited period.

BACH St Matthew Passion
Conducted By Ralph Vaughan Williams

Pearl now reissue this prized performance, recorded live at the Leith Hill Music Festival, Dorking, in 1958, a few months before VW's death.

MEDICI ARTS DVD & CATALOGUE
Haydn, Mozart & Berlioz

Included in this bargain package are the printed catalogue featuring around 300 titles and an overview of new releases, and a beautiful concert recording with the Berlin Philharmonik, Mariss Jansons and Emmanuel Pahud, recorded live at Hagia Eirene Church, Istanbul 1/5/2001
Only £5.99 for a limited time.

CHARPENTIER Rendez_moi Mes Plaisirs
CD plus Ricercar Catalogue

This recording by Henri Ledroit, complete with the 2009 catalogue, is devoted to cantatas and airs de cour particualrly associated with the artist.
Limited Offer Only £5.99.

HM Gold Mid Price Offer
Six brand new releases at just £6.99, plus the rest of the catalogue still only £7.99. Harmonia Mundi really get it right with this new mid price series.

PUCCINI Madama Butterfly
Angela Gheorghiu

The role of Cio-Cio-San is stunningly performed by Angela Gheorghiu, partnered by the exciting young German tenor Jonas Kaufmann as her lover Pinkerton. Angela Gheorghiu possibly never sounds better than when singing Puccini.

JOSQUIN MASSES
Tallis Scholars

Peter Phillips and the Tallis Scholars have been performing the music of Josquin regularly for over 20 years. Their 1986 CD of his music won the Gramophone Record of the Year Award. This new release is the fourth CD in The Tallis Scholars’ projected Complete Josquin Mass Cycle.

BACH Cantatas Vol 20
John Eliot Gardiner
John Eliot Gardiner’s choral Pilgrimage exploring the magnificence and grandeur of all of Bach’s cantatas continues with this "Easter" release. Special price 2CD set.

DECCA, DG, PHILIPS
Core Artists

Universal Classics and Jazz, the UK home of Decca & Deutsche Grammophon, have chosen some special titles from the top artists on their labels - their "core artists". Most are now down to mid price. From only £6.99.

PUCCINI La Boheme DVD
Netrebko & Villazon

Puccini's immortal opera is brought to life in a new, specially filmed, big budget feature-film version directed by Academy Award nominee Robert Dornhelm and starring the opera world's “dream team”, soprano Anna Netrebko and Rolando Villazon.

Universal Classics DVDs
Awesome lineup of talent on the latest offer DVD. Gustavo Dudamel conducts the Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela in Mussorgsky's Pictures; with Martha Argerich, Renaud Capucon and Gautier Capucon joining as soloists in Beethoven's Triple Concerto.
Each title offer for a limited period only.

RSK Entertainment offers
Top early music group Ensemble 415 come in with an Albinoni CD. Ivan Fisher and the Budapest Festival Orchestra's latest in the critically acclaimed Mahler cycle and a new find of songs by Muriel Herbert now added to this page.
Each title on offer for a limited period only.

CORO ANNIVERSARY OFFER
To celebrate the 30th Anniversary of the renowned ensemble, The Sixteen, CORO is re-releasing 10 of the group’s most celebrated recordings in Special Limited Edition Slipcases. From Allegri to Brahms and all at extra offer prices.

OVERSTOCKS & SECOND HAND
CDs & DVDs

Our second hand section is now larger than ever as it also includes DVDs and many overstocks. All limited and first come first served.

CHANDOS CD CATALOGUE 2009
30 Years of Chandos

To celebrate their 30th anniversary Chandos have chosen two of their top full price CDs to issue with a complete Chandos catalogue and we have them on offer at only £5.49.
CD + cat for a limited time only

JAMES EHNES
Homage

2008 Grammy and Gramophone Award winner James Ehnes pays tribute to the world's most celebrated violin-makers in this unique ONYX project. CD & DVD package.

REMASTERED QUADRO RECORDINGS
From Pentatone Classics comes something special in sound quality. Originally Philips Classics quadrophonic recordings now getting the benefit of CD/SACD re-mastering. From £6.99 each.
Offer expires 23 May 2009.

ANGELA GHEORGHIU
To conincide with the release of her new Puccini Mme Butterfly EMI Classics have reduced the prices on some of her previous successful issues on CD and DVD.
Offer expires 20 June 2009.

EMI BRITISH COMPOSERS
A welcome return to extra offers prices for the EMI Classics "British Composers" series. Prices start from only £4.49.
Offer expires 20 June 2009.

BAROQUE TO CLASSICAL
EMI Classics couldn't resist the Composer Anniversary fever and when it means we can pass on lots of great offer prices we are not heeded to complain.
Offer expires 29 June 2009.

EMI GEMINI OFFER
EMI Classics' flagship twofer(2 for the price of one) mid price series now only £6.49 for each set.
Offer expires 20 June 2009.

NAIVE OVERSTOCKS OFFER
Our latest overstocks offer which means once they're gone they are gone. Full price CDs from the Astree/Naive group of labels from only £5.99.
But only while stocks last.

20TH CENTURY CLASSICS
We can't all be 200 years old so this series has its attractions. 2CD sets for only £6.49 each.
Offer expires 20 June 2009.

HANDEL Coronation Anthems
Sixteen Christophers

Harry Christophers and The Sixteen, one of today's foremost Handel redording artists add a brand new recording of the Coronation Anthems to their stunning catalogue of Handel discs.

KATHLEEN FERRIER
A Life In Music

In her 41 short years, Kathleen Ferrier lived a life of unique artistry, acquiring an iconic status which remains potent to this day. CD plus the documentary “An Ordinary Diva” which was commissioned by the BBC in 2003.

EMI CD BOX SET OFFER
Great prices across a selection of EMI and Virgin Classics Box Sets.

EMI DVD OFFER
Over 100 DVDs from EMI. Opera, ballet, documentaries and recitals and more.

EMI RECOMMENDS
In conjunction with Gramophone and the Penguin Good CD Guide EMI are issuing the top recommendations on this label.

EMI TRIPLES
Great repertoire from the EMI Classics catalogue compiled in to logical three disc sets.

CLASSICS FOR PLEASURE
One of the most famous budget labels from back in the vinyl days. A long list on CD and budget priced doubles.

EMI Great Recordings Of The Century
The original "Great Recordings" reissue label. Each CD recommends itself.

ONYX LABEL EXTRA OFFER
Small but beautifully formed, ONYX is a premier-quality label featuring world-renowned artists. "A fine label with much to offer" (James Jolly, Gramophone)

HAYDN Complete Symphonies
Antal Dorati

A limited-edition super-budget set. Decca’s pioneering complete cycle of Haydn symphonies on modern instruments was the first complete cycle of Haydn’s symphonies. Antal Dorati was ahead of his time as a Haydn interpreter when he made his pioneering recording of the complete Haydn symphonies.

ARTE NOVA, SONY, DHM
We've been hunting around nooks and crannies of the SONY/BMG catalogue and put together a list of their superbudgets. Arte Nova, Deutsche Harmonia Mundi, various Sonies etc.

PHILIPS DUO & DOUBLE DECCA
The pioneers of the "twofer" concept and probably the best and the largest catalogue. Only £9.99 per set!

MEDICI ARTS DVD OFFER
Great range of repertoire and some legendary artists on this label's collection of DVDs. Includes great artists archive series.

LSO Live
Just about all the LSO live recordings we can get are on this list. CDs and also hybrid CD/SACDs with Gergiev and Davis etc.

NIMBUS RECORDS OFFER
Offer listing acrosss Nimbus, Prima Voce and Grand Piano labels.

DG, DECCA, PHILIPS
Best Of 2008

We've put together a great list from Decca, Deutsche Grammophon and Philips labels of all the "best" from last year. Over 500 titles.

BRILLIANT BOX OFFER
Special prices on budget box sets and single discs only £4.99 each.

Universal Classics Labels Offer
DG Originals, Decca Originals, Archiv Al Fresco, L'Oiseau Lyre, DG Grand Prix and now with added Decca Classic Opera. Latest additions are from DG Originals.
Beware! titles removed after offer period ends.

LYRITA SPECIAL OFFER
The British Music label is very much alive and continuing to make available more of its vast wealth of catalogue on CD.

SIGNUM CLASSICS LABEL OFFER
Having started in 1997 Signum now boasts a catalogue of nearly 150 titles from the renaissance to music of our time, many of which are award winners, nominees or five star review recipients from around the world.

ASV
Selected titles from ASV, Black Box, Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Gaudeamus and more from the Sanctuary Group.

REGIS RECORDS SPECIAL OFFER
Only £4.99 per disc, plus Alto budget label. Many recommended performances licensed from the major labels and reissued at super budget price.

Royal Philharmonic CDs -
Reduced to £2.99 each

Series released by the RPO now at clearance price.
Only while stocks last.

OVERSTOCKS ONLY £2.99
Very limited quantity of overstock titles on top super budget labels such as Naxos and Apex and many more.
Only available while stocks last.

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