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

Classic Hauser

Classic

HAUSER; LSO / Robert Ziegler

Sony Classical

3

Debussy Olafsson

Debussy. Rameau: Piano Works

Víkingur Ólafsson

DG

4

Rubbra Piers Lane Botstein

Rubbra & Bliss: Piano Concertos

Piers Lane, The Orchestra Now / Leon Botstein

Hyperion

5

Bach Shibe

Bach: Pour La Luth Ò Cembal

Sean Shibe

Delphian

6

Bohemian Tales Hadelich

Bohemian Tales

Augustin Hadelich, Bavarian Radio Orchestra / Jakub Hruša

Warner Classics

7

Alwyn Miss Julie

Alwyn: Miss Julie

Sols; BBC Symphony Orchestra / Sakari Oramo

Chandos

8

Shostakovich Ibragimova

Shostakovich: Violin Concertos

Alina Ibragimova; State Academic Symphony Orchestra of Russia 'Evgeny Svetlanov' / Vladimir Jurowski

Hyperion

9

Einaudi Seven Days Walking Day 7

Einaudi: Seven Days Walking – Day Seven

Ludovico Einaudi

Decca

10

Verdi Otello Pappano

Verdi: Otello

Jonas Kaufmann, Orchestra e Coro dell'Academia Nationale di Santa Cecilia / Antonio Pappano

Sony Classical

11

Hough Beethoven Concertos

Beethoven: Piano Concertos

Stephen Hough, Finnish RSO / Hannu Lintu

Hyperion

12

In Chains Of Gold

In Chains of Gold: The English Pre-Restoration Verse Anthem Vol. 2

Magdalena Consort, Fretwork, His Majestys Sagbutts & Cornetts, with Silas Wollston (organ)

Signum Classics

13

Einaudi 12 Songs

Einaudi: 12 Songs from Home

Ludovico Einaudi

Decca

14

Debussy Images Elder

Debussy: Images

Hallé Orchestra / Mark Elder

Hallé

15

Elgar And Beach Quintets

Elgar & Beach: Piano Quintets

Takács Quartet; Garrick Ohlsson

Hyperion

16

Beethoven Symphony No 9 Heras Casado

Beethoven: Symphony No 9 & Choral Fantasy

Sols; Freiburger Barockorchester, Zürcher Sing-Akademie, Pablo Heras-Casado

Harmonia Mundi

17

Mahler 7 Vanska

Mahler: Symphony No 7

Minnesota Orchestra / Osmo Vänskä

BIS

18

Dallapiccola Il Prigioniero

Dallapiccola: Il Prigioniero

Sols; Danish National Symphony Orchestra / Gianandrea Noseda

Chandos

19

Beethoven Connection Bavouzet

The Beethoven Connection

Jean-Efflam Bavouzet

Chandos

20

Malone Music For Healing

Malone: Music for Healing

Gareth Malone

Decca

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