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

Bach Goldberg Lang Lang

Bach: Goldberg Variations

Lang Lang

DG

2

ROTM Peter Grimes Cover

Britten: Peter Grimes

Stuart Skelton; Bergen Philharmonic Choirs and Orchestra / Edward Gardner

Chandos

3

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

Selige Stunde

Jonas Kaufmann, Helmut Deutsch

Sony Classical

4

Janacek Vixen Rattle

Janáček: The Cunning Little Vixen

Sols; LSO / Sir Simon Rattle

LSO Live

5

The Edge Of The Sea

The Edge of the Sea

Craig Armstrong, Calum Martin

Modern Recordings / BMG

6

TALES OF SOLACE

Tales Of Solace

Stephan Moccio

Decca

7

Classic Hauser

Classic

HAUSER; LSO / Robert Ziegler

Sony Classical

8

Elgar Benedetti

Elgar Violin Concerto

Nicola Benedetti, LPO / Vladimir Jurowski

Decca Classics

9

Elgar Sheku

Elgar: Cello Concerto

Sheku Kanneh-Mason; LSO / Sir Simon Rattle

Decca Classics

10

Einaudi Seven Days Walking Day 7

Einaudi: Seven Days Walking – Day Seven

Ludovico Einaudi

Decca

11

After Silence Voces8

After Silence

Voces8

VOCES8 Records

12

Respighi Wilson

Respighi: Pines, Fountains & Festivals of Rome

Sinfonia of London / John Wilson

Chandos

13

MAHLER Das Lied Von Der Erde Dame Sarah Connolly

Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde

Sarah Connolly, Robert Dean Smith, Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra / Vladimir Jurowski

Pentatone

14

Mahler Das Lied Fischer

Mahler: Das Lied von der Erde

Budapest Festival Orchestra / Iván Fischer

Channel Classics

15

Spem Ora Singers

Tallis: Spem in alium

ORA Singers / Suzi Digby

Harmonia Mundi

16

Debussy Olafsson

Debussy. Rameau: Piano Works

Víkingur Ólafsson

DG

17

Liszt Hamelin

Liszt & Thalberg: Opera transcriptions & fantasies

Marc-André Hamelin

Hyperion

18

Mozart Piemontesi

Mozart: Piano Concertos Nos 19 & 27

Francesco Piemontesi, Scottish Chamber Orchestra / Andrew Manze

Linn Records

19

Einaudi 12 Songs

Einaudi: 12 Songs from Home

Einaudi

Decca

20

Lobo Masses Cupertinos

Duarte Lobo: Masses, Responsories & motets

Cupertinos / Luís Toscano

Hyperion

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