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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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Freephone 0800 999 6994
Overseas telephone +44 (01206 520166

Wine and canapés and CD recommendations!

UN-CUT CLASSICAL MUSIC COLUMN GAZETTE JULY 12 Wine and canapés will be added to the musical menu when the Kelvedon Singers present A Garland of Summer Music at the beautiful Marks Hall Gardens and Arboretum. The Singers now have little connection with Kelvedon, where they started over 40 years ago. The choir members come from […]


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MIKADO in the Open air & on offer DVD

The Mikado in the Open Air last night was performed by the travelling opera group, Illyria, at Colchester’s The Minories last night. It was so entertaining. The cast worked so hard and created a musical evening full of infectious fun and entertainment. Will write more in my weekly Classical Music Column to be published on […]


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UN-CUT CLASSICAL COLUMN for DAILY GAZETTE, June 28 2013

As a teenager Chloë Hanslip was awarded Young British Classical Performer at the Classical BRITS and also made her BBC Proms debut. She has now established herself as an artist of distinction in major venues with international orchestras. Her recent CDs have received outstanding reviews from both broadsheet papers and music magazines. You can hear […]


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UN-CUT CLASSICAL MUSIC COLUMN for 14 JUNE, DAILY GAZETTE

Gilbert & Sullivan collaborated on many comic operas in the late 19th century. One of the most popular, The Mikado, can be seen in an outdoor theatre production by Illyria at The Minories later this month. Illyria is a professional travelling opera company, who will perform this work accompanied by their musical director on the […]


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CELEBRATE BRITTEN’s CENTENARY with PETER GRIMES for £18.50*

The Aldeburgh Festival opened yesterday. As part of the festival there’ll be performances of Britten’s opera Peter Grimes on the town’s beach. If you can’t get to this beautiful Suffolk town adored by Britten, why not treat yourself to this “exceptionally rich recording” recording with the late Phillip Langdridge conducted by late Richard Hickox. (When […]


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Freephone 0800 999 6994
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