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 Announcement, Humanitarian Fundraiser for Ukraine

by Chris O'Reilly

We are launching a fundraising campaign to raise money for the DEC Ukraine Humanitarian Appeal. Six labels have generously donated stock of fourteen albums featuring a wide range of Ukrainian repertoire, enabling us to donate every penny raised from them to the Appeal.

 Announcement, Buy lots and make a difference

by Chris O'Reilly

For four days we will be donating 5% of all the revenue we receive to three charities whose aims are closely aligned with our own: the Chineke! Foundation, National Youth Choirs of Great Britain and Gabrieli Consort & Players.

 Announcement, The Presto Music Story

by Chris O'Reilly

We're delighted to share a short video-documentary about the company's origins and development, commissioned to mark the thirty-fifth anniversary of Presto's Leamington shop and the twentieth anniversary of the website.

 Announcement, Presto 20th Anniversary - Call-Out for Videos

by Chris O'Reilly

Be a part of the documentary we're producing about our story by sharing your experience as a Presto Music customer via a short video.

 Announcement, Presto Music's new look

by Chris O'Reilly

We’re thrilled to unveil our refreshed new look, coming very soon. Find out more about what inspired the rebrand, and what’s next at Presto Music.

 Announcement, Introducing Bastille Musique

by Chris O'Reilly

We are now stocking the Berlin-based record label's catalogue, with repertoire ranging from Bach to Berio and Boulez...

 Announcement, Presto Music Mobile App available now

by Chris O'Reilly

We’re so excited to announce that the Presto Music app is live for both iPhone and Android!

 Announcement, Introducing My Library

by Chris O'Reilly

Here's an update on the latest feature we added to the site: a new web player to explore and listen to your CDs and download collections online.

 Announcement, Give Back Friday

by Chris O'Reilly

For the next four days we will be donating 5% of all the revenue we receive to two charities whose aims are closely aligned with our own: the Chineke! Foundation and the Benedetti Foundation.

 Announcement, Introducing Presto Instruments & Accessories

by Ellena Taylor

We are very pleased to be able to announce the latest development on the Presto website: a new department dedicated to musical instruments and accessories which we launched at the end of last month.

 Announcement, Introducing our new audio samples player

by Chris O'Reilly

The new music player for our audio samples is now live, and Chris introduces some of its new features.

 Announcement, News from the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain

by Chris O'Reilly

NYO announced their 2020 orchestra earlier this week; find out more about their winter tour and the excellent work they do supporting the next generation of classical musicians.

 Announcement, New international delivery charges & shipping options

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces some updates to our delivery options for orders being shipped outside the UK.

 Announcement, Hyperion downloads now available!

by David Smith

Hyperion and Helios recordings are now available to download (including over 400 in Hi-Res); to celebrate this new addition to the Presto catalogue, David picks out some highlights from Hyperion's forty-year history.

 Announcement, Alexandre Kantorow wins at the 16th International Tchaikovsky Competition

by Chris O'Reilly

The 22-year-old Frenchman was announced as this year's victor in the piano category last night, following eloquent performances of Tchaikovsky's and Brahms's Second Concertos in his final round earlier this week.

 Announcement, BBC Proms 2019 - Our Top Related Recordings

by Katherine Cooper

Katherine picks out some highlights from this year's season (announced this morning) and recommends related recordings.

 Announcement, Introducing Presto Jazz

by Chris O'Reilly

Chris introduces the latest addition to the Presto website - a new department dedicated to Jazz recordings.

 Announcement, Presto Classical Gift Vouchers now available

by Chris O'Reilly

We are pleased to announce that Presto gift vouchers are now available to buy online.

 Announcement, Introducing Presto Books

by James Longstaffe

We are very pleased to be able to announce the latest development on the Presto website: a new department dedicated to books about music.

 Announcement, BBC Proms 2018 - Our Top Related Recordings

by Katherine Cooper

Katherine picks out some highlights from this year's season (announced this morning) and recommends related recordings.