BOXSETS from TWO GREAT LABELS
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The Decca Sound: The Analogue Years
Limited-Edition set from the golden era of recording including Decca’s first ever stereo recordings. Also features original cover art and recording information on each album presented in a comprehensive booklet.
The Complete Works of Benjamin Britten Includes all works with opus numbers and all works commercially recorded to date
The first ever Complete Works of Benjamin Britten on 65 CDs, 1 DVD plus 208-page hardback book. CD of the Week: “This is more than a box of CDs - it’s a family heirloom” MailonSunday.
Verdi: The Complete Works
Verdi’s entire compositional output: The operas, arias, songs, sacred works, chamber & piano pieces, orchestral, ballet & choral works, plus a whole host of rarities and discoveries are all here in this comprehensive anthology. Also included over two hardback books is an essay on Verdi's life and career; cue-pointed synopses in English, French and German for each opera
& full production details and cast lists.
Bach Masterworks: The Original Jackets Collection 50 CDs of Bach’s Masterworks as part of the Original Jackets Collection. Includes period performances from John Eliot Gardiner, Paul McCreesh and Trevor Pinnock. Contents are arranged by BWV (Bach catalogue) numbers. Also included is bonus DVD ‘Bach: A Passionate
Life’ and a substantial booklet contains full tracklistings and artist photographs.
Magnificat - 500 Years of Choral Masterworks Limited-edition 50 CDs of the greatest choral masterpieces of the past 500 years, including a 160-page booklet with a 4000-word essay by noted choral music writer Andrew Stewart.
Berlin Philharmonic - Centenary Edition 1913 – 2013 An inspiring, authoritative, chronological overview of one of the defining label-orchestra relationships, Berliner Philharmoniker and Deutsche Grammophon. Also includes a 96-page booklet containing full tracklistings and photos of the orchestra and artists.