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 Presto Chart, The Presto Chart - April 2021

by Chris O'Reilly

Our 25 best-selling titles across all formats for April, with young British guitarist Alexandra Whittingham's debut recording on Delphian in first place (despite not being released until 28th May!)...

 Presto Chart, The Presto Chart - March 2021

by Chris O'Reilly

Our 25 best-selling titles across all formats for March, with French duets from Steven Osborne and Paul Lewis on Hyperion in first place...

 Presto Chart, The Presto Chart - February 2021

by Chris O'Reilly

Our 25 best-selling titles across all formats for February, with the fifth instalment of Andris Nelsons's Bruckner cycle from Leipzig on Deutsche Grammophon in first place...

 Presto Chart, The Presto Chart - January 2021

by Chris O'Reilly

Our 25 best-selling titles across all formats for January, with John Wilson and Sinfonia of London's superb new recording of English music for string orchestra on Chandos in first place...

 Presto Chart, The Presto Chart - 2020

by Chris O'Reilly

Our 50 best-selling titles across all formats for the whole of last year, with Víkingur Ólafsson's spellbinding recital of Rameau and Debussy on Deutsche Grammophon leading the pack...

 Presto Chart, The Presto Chart - December 2020

by Chris O'Reilly

Our 25 best-selling titles across all formats for December, with Mark Simpson's Geysir and Mozart's Gran Partita on Orchid Classics in first place...

 Presto Chart, The Presto Chart - November 2020

by Chris O'Reilly

Our 25 best-selling titles across all formats for November, with Daniil Trifonov's celebration of Russia's 'Silver Age' on Deutsche Grammophon in first place...

 Presto Chart, The Presto Chart - October 2020

by Chris O'Reilly

Our 25 best-selling titles across all formats for October, with Light for the World from The Poor Clare Sisters Arundel in first place...

 Presto Chart, The Presto Chart - September 2020

by Chris O'Reilly

Our 25 best-selling titles across all formats for September, with Sir Simon Rattle and the London Symphony Orchestra's live recording of Janáček's The Cunning Little Vixen and Sinfonietta in first place...

 Presto Chart, The Presto Chart - August 2020

by Chris O'Reilly

Our 25 best-selling titles across all formats for August, with Nicola Benedetti's Elgar Violin Concerto with Vladimir Jurowski and the London Philharmonic Orchestra on Decca in first place...

 Presto Chart, The Presto Chart - July 2020

by Chris O'Reilly

Our 25 best-selling titles across all formats for July, with Paul Lewis's Beethoven Bagatelles on Harmonia Mundi in first place...

 Presto Chart, The Presto Chart - June 2020

by Chris O'Reilly

Our 25 best-selling titles across all formats for June, with Alina Ibragimova's Shostakovich concertos with Vladimir Jurowski and the State Academic Symphony Orchestra of Russia 'Evgeny Svetlanov' on Hyperion in first place...

 Presto Chart, The Presto Chart - May 2020

by Chris O'Reilly

Our 25 best-selling titles across all formats for May, with Grigory Sokolov's Beethoven, Brahms and Mozart on Deutsche Grammophon in first place...

 Presto Chart, The Presto Chart - April 2020

by Chris O'Reilly

Icelandic pianist Víkingur Ólafsson maintains his No. 1 spot from last month with his outstandingly played, imaginatively-programmed album of Debussy and Rameau on Deutsche Grammophon.

 Presto Chart, The Presto Chart - March 2020

by Chris O'Reilly

Our 25 best-selling titles across all formats for March, with Víkingur Ólafsson's hypnotic new album of Rameau and Debussy on Deutsche Grammophon out in front by a country mile...

 Presto Chart, The Presto Chart - February 2020

by Chris O'Reilly

Our 25 best-selling titles across all formats for February, with John Wilson and Sinfonia of London's collection of French orchestral works on Chandos in first place...

 Presto Chart, The Presto Chart - January 2020

by Chris O'Reilly

Our 25 best-selling titles across all formats for January, with Stephen Hough's late Brahms on Hyperion in first place...

 Presto Chart, The Presto Chart - 2019

by Chris O'Reilly

Our 50 best-selling titles across all formats for the whole of last year, with Isabelle Faust's Bach concertos (and assorted extras!) with the Akademie für Alte Musik Berlin on Harmonia Mundi leading the pack...

 Presto Chart, The Presto Chart - December 2019

by Chris O'Reilly

Our 25 best-selling titles across all formats for December, with Gautier Capuçon and Yuja Wang's recital of Franck and Chopin on Erato in first place...

 Presto Chart, The Presto Chart - November 2019

by Chris O'Reilly

Our 25 best-selling titles across all formats for November, with La Serenissima's The Godfather in first place...