Official Specialist Classical Chart Top 20

Compiled by the Official Charts Company, the UK's biggest specialist classical albums of the week, based on sales of digital bundles, CDs, vinyl and other formats, across a seven day period

Gramophone is pleased to present the Official Specialist Classical Chart Top 20. This chart will be updated every Friday evening at 6pm (UK time). 

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1

Elgar Sheku

Elgar: Cello Concerto

Sheku Kanneh-Mason; LSO / Sir Simon Rattle

Decca Classics

2

Bach Goldberg Lang Lang

Bach: Goldberg Variations

Lang Lang

DG

3

Beethoven Fifth Roth

Beethoven: Symphony No 5

Les Siècles / François-Xavier Roth

Harmonia Mundi

4

TALES OF SOLACE

Tales Of Solace

Stephan Moccio

Decca

5

Classic Hauser

Classic

HAUSER; LSO / Robert Ziegler

Sony Classical

6

Igor Levit Encounter

Encounter

Igor Levit

Sony Classical

7

Selige Stunde Romantic Songs Jonas Kaufmann (Tenor), Helmut Deutsch (Piano)

Selige Stunde

Jonas Kaufmann, Helmut Deutsch

Sony Classical

8

Bach Goldberg Parker Ramsay

Bach: Goldberg Variations (arranged for harp)

Parker Ramsay

King's College

9

Respighi Wilson

Respighi: Pines, Fountains & Festivals of Rome

Sinfonia of London / John Wilson

Chandos

10

ROTM Peter Grimes Cover

Britten: Peter Grimes

Stuart Skelton; Bergen Philharmonic Choirs and Orchestra / Edward Gardner

Chandos

11

Einaudi Seven Days Walking Day 7

Einaudi: Seven Days Walking – Day Seven

Ludovico Einaudi

Decca

12

Pantcheff Vol 1

The Music of Richard Pantcheff Vol 1: Choral Music

London Choral Sinfonia / Michael Waldron

Orchid Classics

13

Elgar Benedetti

Elgar Violin Concerto

Nicola Benedetti, LPO / Vladimir Jurowski

Decca Classics

14

The Edge Of The Sea

The Edge of the Sea

Craig Armstrong, Calum Martin

Modern Recordings / BMG

15

Janacek Vixen Rattle

Janáček: The Cunning Little Vixen

Sols; LSO / Sir Simon Rattle

LSO Live

16

After Silence Voces8

After Silence

Voces8

VOCES8 Records

17

Liszt Hamelin

Liszt & Thalberg: Opera transcriptions & fantasies

Marc-André Hamelin

Hyperion

18

Magic Mozart Equilbey

Magic Mozart

Sols; Insula Orchestra / Laurence Equilbey

Erato

19

Debussy Olafsson

Debussy. Rameau: Piano Works

Víkingur Ólafsson

DG

20

Jommelli Requiem

Jommelli: Requiem

Sols; Coro e Orchestra Ghislieri / Giulio Prandi

Arcana

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