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Presto Award winner!

Federico Colli wins Top 10 Recording of the Year

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Diapason d'Or de l'Année

Chandos won two awards, including Sound Recording

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ICMA nominations

Chandos has been nominated for two ICMA awards 2019!

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Album launch

Congratulations to Ferio for a fantastic Rhinegold Live!

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Musician in Residence

Ivan Ilic is the new Musician in Residence for Ulster University

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Lifetime Achievement

Neeme Järvi wins Gramophone Lifetime Achievement Award 

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Finley's special release

Gerald Finley has released a single ahead of LNOTP 2018.

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Album of the Week

New release Finzi album is the Guardian's Album of the Week.

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Gramophone Nomination

For Bergen Philharmonic's Grieg album, congratulations!

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Doric String Quartet 

Doric Quartet feature on the cover of the Strad

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100th anniversary of RAF

Some of the finest RAF bands on one album to celebrate

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Ilic: Reicha Rediscovered

All 4 episodes of the series are now available.

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Allan Clayton: RPS winner

Allan wins RPS 2018 Singer award - congratulations!

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Apple Music Curator

Hear new playlists, remember classics, discover new music.

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Grammy Award Winners

Congratulations to distributed labels on Grammy wins

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“… This is a stimulating and satisfying release.” *****

“… This is a stimulating and satisfying release.” *****

Alexander Campbell - ClassicalSource.com - December 2018
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Greg Keane – Limelightmagazine.com – 12 November 2018
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Phillip Sametz - Limelightmagazine.com - 12 November 2018

“… No vast forces, but McCreesh and his singers impress with their stylistic versatility and colour.” ****½

“… No vast forces, but McCreesh and his singers impress with their stylistic versatility and colour.” ****½

Tony Way - Limelightmagazine.com - 19 November 2018
Building a Library - The Best Recording 
Building a Library - The Best Recording 
George Hall - BBC Music magazine - Christmas Issue 2018
"The perfect Christmas disc for tiny humans.The narrator tells the story of the Nutcracker over Dariescu's sensitive playing. A really thoughtful set of illustrated programme notes too." ****
"The perfect Christmas disc for tiny humans.The narrator tells the story of the Nutcracker over Dariescu's sensitive playing. A really thoughtful set of illustrated programme notes too." ****
Freya Parr - BBC Music magazine (Brief Notes Section) – Christmas Issue 2018
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Jeremy Pound - BBC Music magazine (Brief Notes Section) – Christmas Issue 2018
"... This neatly performed programme contrasts intimate ensemble-work with more dramatic congregational items." ***
"... This neatly performed programme contrasts intimate ensemble-work with more dramatic congregational items." ***
Oliver Condy - BBC Music magazine - Christmas Issue 2018
"...The joyful, jaunty mix of hymns and chorales, with a folk twist, is sure to make you smile." ****
"...The joyful, jaunty mix of hymns and chorales, with a folk twist, is sure to make you smile." ****
Freya Parr - BBC Music magazine (Brief Notes Section) – Christmas Issue 2018
"A zinging cross-cultural celebration that takes us from memories of Christmas Eve in Old Ireland to Christmas morning in Appalachia" ****
"A zinging cross-cultural celebration that takes us from memories of Christmas Eve in Old Ireland to Christmas morning in Appalachia" ****
Rebecca Franks - BBC Music magazine (Brief Notes Section) – Christmas Issue 2018

“Pleasingly tunes, en français, beautifully sung and richly accompanied. This is very much what Christmas music should be.” ****

“Pleasingly tunes, en français, beautifully sung and richly accompanied. This is very much what Christmas music should be.” ****

Michael Beek - BBC Music magazine (Brief Notes Section) - Christmas Issue 2018
"Sung with typical St John's verve and character, this superbly programmed collection will take your Advent listening in unexpected, but entirely apposite directions." ****
"Sung with typical St John's verve and character, this superbly programmed collection will take your Advent listening in unexpected, but entirely apposite directions." ****
Jeremy Pound - BBC Music magazine (Brief Notes Section) – Christmas Issue 2018
"Evocative and tuneful music from Schwartz and Broadstock, with the former's given a top drawer reading by some of Vienna's finest players... " ****
"Evocative and tuneful music from Schwartz and Broadstock, with the former's given a top drawer reading by some of Vienna's finest players... " ****
Michael Beek - BBC Music magazine (Brief Notes Section) - Christmas Issue 2018
"Stirring sumptuous performances show off Schreker's lush scoring and vivid orchestral picture-painting..." ****
"Stirring sumptuous performances show off Schreker's lush scoring and vivid orchestral picture-painting..." ****
Jeremy Pound - BBC Music magazine (Brief Notes Section) – Christmas Issue 2018
"Exemplary one-to-a-part performances of Portugueses Renaissance repertoire, much of which will be unfamiliar to many. The singing is as impassioned as it is effortlessly elegant." ****
"Exemplary one-to-a-part performances of Portugueses Renaissance repertoire, much of which will be unfamiliar to many. The singing is as impassioned as it is effortlessly elegant." ****
Jeremy Pound - BBC Music magazine (Brief Notes Section) – Christmas Issue 2018
"Swedish composer Larsson's music is richly scored, huge in scale and full of interesting harmonic twists. The Symphony will appeal to newcomers ..." ****
"Swedish composer Larsson's music is richly scored, huge in scale and full of interesting harmonic twists. The Symphony will appeal to newcomers ..." ****
Oliver Condy - BBC Music magazine - Christmas Issue 2018

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Chandos House
1 Commerce Park
Commerce Way
Colchester
Essex
CO2 8HX
United Kingdom