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Welcome to Colchester Classics where Classical Music matters!

OUR CD SERVICE – Colchester Classics is a CD, LP and DVD mail order company celebrating 12 years service to those starting their love affair with music, clever collectors, also to music groups and at concerts. We’re as passionate about providing the best service as we were when we started in 2006.

UPDATE! We would like to continue our offer of Chandos single CDs at £11*.  That means every single Chandos CD shown on our website, on any printed literature, or social media at £12.25* is now £11* 

NEW CDs Each week we update our new CDs (see above link on the Menu bar), plus we regularly update our Special Offers and other links (CD of the Month).

For all enquiries please ring 0800 999 6994, or contact us 

REGULAR MULTI-BUY PRICES … While many CDs are on limited time special offers, our standard prices for Chandos single CDs are £11*, Naxos single CDs are £7.50* or 5 for £35* and Dutton Epoch single CDs are £12.50* each or 2 for £24*

Click above to see and hear our latest CD of the Month, New CDs and find out about our special offers.

By the way, you don’t have to restrict yourself to the CDs featured here, on our social media campaigns or on our printed mailshots. Pick CDs from your own wish list and pick up the telephone to enquire, challenge us with your requests!

OUT and ABOUT – In addition to our mail order service we also pop out of the office with our pop-up CD stand offering CDs at concerts, choirs and festivals often including CD signings with international musicians performing in Essex and nearby Suffolk. (Within the black menu tab ‘About’ there is a drop down list showing the many, many local, semi-professional and professional musicians, festivals and events we have been and still are actively involved with.)

FREE PUBLICITY In addition to Colchester Classics, its founder Liz Leatherdale previews and reviews concerts in the Essex County Standard, Essex Life, Daily Gazette and Colchester 101 . (More can be found on how we offer free publicity in our free time in the About section above.)

Still not sure what we do? Click here to Listen with Liz!

Other videos below!

Or contact us –  email using our contact form, Freephone (0800 999 6994) or overseas 44(0) 1206 520166, for more info and we’ll take it from there. Please rest assured your details will never be shared without your permission.

Best wishes
Liz Leatherdale
Colchester Classics & Classical Music columnist

*P&P UK – £1.50 for the 1st CD (UK delivery) and 50p thereafter to a maximum of £4

 



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J S BACH: Christmas Oratorio

J S BACH (1685–1750) Christmas Oratorio Weihnachtsoratorium Julia Kleiter, Soprano Katharina Magiera, Alto Georg Poplutz, Tenor Thomas E. Bauer, Bass Bachchor Mainz Bachorchester Mainz,  Ralf Otto J.S. Bach’s Christmas Oratorio was written for the Christmas season of 1734, and although it incorporates music from earlier works it belongs firmly among his timeless large-scale compositions. The […]


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CHRISTMAS CAROLS COLLECTION with The Sixteen and Harry Christophers

The Complete Traditional Christmas Carols Collection on 2-CDs with The Sixteen under Harry Christophers                                                                                                          CD reviews… “The Sixteen sounds as crisp and refreshing as a frosty morning…A wide and interesting choice of festive favourites, performed with precise, unsentimental warmth and a sense of occasion.” Classic FM “What a gift. Savour to the full this wonderful […]


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JOHN RUTTER CHRISTMAS ALBUM

The John Rutter Christmas Album The Cambridge Singers, The City of London Sinfonia, John Rutter Collegium CSCD 510 @ £9* This CD includes most of the carols composed by John Rutter up to 2002, plus a sprinkling of arrangements of traditional carols, grouped to form a programme which narrates, reflects upon, and celebrates the Christmas […]


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CHRISTMAS CELEBRATION – Golden Age of Light Music

Somehow Christmas isn’t the same without Festive Music, whether traditional carols or the appealing popular melodies dreamed up by composers who know how to tear at our nostalgic heartstrings. Both categories can be found in abundance in this collection, which offers tasteful orchestral settings of some of the best known carols from various countries alongside […]


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ANOTHER NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS with SIMON CALLOW

ANOTHER NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS and SCROOGE with seasonal works by Liszt, Tchaikovsky and others Simon Callow, narrator, RTÉ Concert Orchestra, Royal Ballet Sinfonia and Gavin Sutherland The Christmas net is cast wide in this captivating collection of seasonal music. John Fox has crafted a delightful Carol Fantasia. Bryan Kelly’s Scrooge is an action-packed Dickens compression, brought […]


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