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Gifts for... Classical Music Lovers
Are you looking for inspiration for gifts for your classical music-loving family and friends? We've selected the best recordings, books and sheet music to delight every classical music fan - from opera aficionados to aspiring pianists! Browse our collection of themed guides below. (Or, if you're really stuck, don't forget we offer Presto gift vouchers which can be used across all our departments.)
Browse our highlights from the latest composer box sets, books and sheet music collections: whether you're looking for a deluxe complete edition of recordings or scores, an anniversary box set, or a recent biography, you'll find something to excite every classical music collector.
Perfect presents for the pianist, or piano lover, in your life. From the best books about the instrument, its history, and its performers to beautiful sheet music editions - plus a selection of outstanding piano recordings from artists including Víkingur Ólafsson, Daniil Trifonov and Igor Levit, there's plenty to choose from.
We've picked out some of our favourite treats for opera enthusiasts: with highlights from the latest releases, books about the history of opera, biographies of opera's star singers and some great box sets, we hope you'll find something to suit every opera fan.
We've selected albums and collections featuring some of the most popular works for children - from Peter and the Wolf to Children's Corner, some family-friendly ballets to watch together, plus entertaining and informative books about the orchestra and the great composers. Ideal for introducing children of all ages to the wonderful world of classical music.
Our latest gift guide offers ideas to excite your chamber music-loving family and friends. From the latest string quartet, piano trio and instrumental recordings and box sets, to books about Beethoven, brass instruments and Stradivarius, we've selected some ideal gifts for them to enjoy.
With highlights from 2019's early music releases, excellent box sets and collections, and new books about early music, we've selected some perfect presents for lovers of medieval, Renaissance and baroque music.