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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*and  Naxos single CDs are £7.50* or 5 for £35*

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

 



To buy CDs or talk more about Classical music matters

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Erik Satie’s Piano Music, Volume 1 with Noriko Ogawa

 Satie: Six Gnossiennes, Le Piccadilly, Chapitres tournés en tous sens, Chapitres tournés en tous sens, Chapitres tournés en tous sens, Sonatine Bureaucratique etc BBC Music Magazine “In this utterly delightful disc [Ogawa] manages to convey not only Satie’s quirkiness, but his honesty…Ogawa does use the sustaining pedal, but sparingly. She also, as we know, has a fine technique and the […]


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Erik Satie’s Piano Music, Volume 2 played by Noriko Ogawa

Erik Satie’s Piano Music, Volume 2 BIS SACD BIS2225 @ £15 plus P&P This CD was featured on BBC Record Review, 1 July 2017 and received much praise from Andrew McGregor.“I really like the sound and the approach… Satie reinvigorated. Fans of Volumne 1 will be ahead of me in the queue.” Click here to hear more about […]


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Light, Water, Rainbow with Noriko Ogawa

LIGHT, WATER, RAINBOW…. Yoshihiro Kanno includes A Particle of Water “ the gorgeous sonorities, bold gestures and ingenious deployment of registers [of Kanno’s music] grab your attention…” Gramophone BIS 2075 @ £15 plus P&P About this CD … In his compositions Yoshihiro Kanno bases himself on three idioms: Western instrumental music, Japanese traditional instruments, and […]


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Gershwin & Goodyear

Goodyear: Callaloo , Piano Sonata Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue – Original jazz band version Chineke!, Wayne Marshall, Stewart Goodyear (piano) Orchid Classics ORC 100100 @ £13.50 plus P&P About this CD … Orchid Classics marks its 100th release with a particularly special album starring some of the most exciting artists of our time: pianist-composer Stewart Goodyear, […]


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Landmarks: 40 Years of Chandos in a 40 CD-box set

Landmarks – 40 years of Chandos on 40 CDs Founded by Brian Couzens in 1979, Chandos quickly established itself as one of the world’s leading classical labels. The ‘Chandos Sound’ has become a benchmark for quality, renowned alike among artists and critics around the globe. From its inception, Chandos has specialised in recording British music, […]


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