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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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Classical Piano Series, Volume 1 with 3 Piano Concertos by Dussek performed by Howard Shelley and the Ulster Orchestra.

Order John Brunning’s Classic FM Drive Time CD at £12.50*

Pre-order your copy of John Brunning’s Classic FM Drive Time featured CD – Classical Piano Concerto, Volume 1 with Howard Shelley – here for £12.50* Pianist Howard Shelley uncovers three gems from the classical era. Classic FM Drive Featured Album, 21 July 2014, with John Brunning Following on from Hyperion’s hugely popular ‘Romantic Piano Concerto’ […]


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Monteverdi 1610 etc on CD - rehearsal aid for Chelmsford Singers

MONTEVERDI Vespro della Beata Virgine, 1610

Did you know we sell CDs to choirs? The first box of pre-ordered MONTEVERDI Vespro della Beata Virgine, 1610 with the Gabrieli Consort & Players under Paul McCreesh were distributed on Tuesday 14 July 2014! More of the 2-CD sets at the special choir rate of £12(with free CD delivery by Chair of The Chelmsford […]


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Elgar's The Kingdom on 2-CDs for £12.25* Off end when the Proms end 13 Sep 2014

Elgar’s The Kingdom

The BBC Proms 2014 began on Friday July 18 in dramatic style with Elgar’s biblical oratorio The Kingdom performed by soloists, BBC Symphony Orchestra under Sir Andrew Davis.Both the RAH and the oratorio are monuments to Victorian pomp and splendour Hear ELGAR’s THE KINGDOM on CD for £18* with Arthur Davies, David Wilson-Johnson, Felicity Palmer, Margaret Marshall accompanied by […]


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Arthur Sullivan's On Shore & Sea on CD

Arthur Sullivan’s On Shore & Sea – a dramatic cantata

Arthur Sullivan had a life and career before and beyond the Savoy operas. In the now completely unknown cantata On Shore and Sea of 1871 and the earlier “Masque” Kenilworth, with which the 22–year-old composer fulfilled his first commission for a major choral festival (at Birmingham), we have two scores all lovers of Sullivan – […]


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A Lark Ascended - BBC Music Mag feature on Tasmin Litt and CD offer

Tasmin Little is A Lark Ascended in the BBC Music Magazine

“A Lark Ascended” is the title of a fabulous feature in the August issue of the BBC Music Magazine all about Tasmin Little the marvellous musician and “fantastic fiddler”, as Clemency Burton-Hill BBC Radio 3 recently called her. The feature also brings out Tasmin Little’s personality  ie not a “stuck up musician “ Colchester Classics, mail-order service, has the […]


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