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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

 



To buy CDs or talk more about Classical music matters

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Sing Your Heart Out

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The Virtuoso Clarinet – CD review

    “Michael Collins, the first winner of the BBC Young Musician Woodwind Final,  is now an exclusive Chandos artist and recently began a CD series designed to display the extraordinarily wide range of music written for his instrument.     The Virtuoso Clarinet is just what the title suggests and in my opinion the music is […]


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Great Movie Themes

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ROMAN RIVER FESTIVAL and more

Classical Music column with Liz LeatherdaleDAILY GAZETTE 2 May 2014 Over the next few weeks I will whet your musical appetite with various concerts in the Roman River Festival. Now in its 14th year, the aim of the festival remains: to make classical music accessible and appreciated by those who attend its concerts and by […]


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CLASSICAL MUSIC COLUMN in ESSEX COUNTY STANDARD, 19 April 2014

ESSEX COUNTY STANDARD, 19 April CLASSICAL MUSIC COLUMN In 2014, centenary year of the beginning of the First World War, the 150-strong University of Essex Choir, Essex Sinfonia and conductor Richard Cooke  mark this anniversary with a performance of Benjamin Britten’s War Requiem. Britten’s Requiem intersperses the traditional Latin Requiem text with the poetry of […]


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