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.)
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 perfect presents for them to enjoy.
With highlights from 2018's early music releases, excellent box sets and collections, and books about everything from ancient Greek music to the works of JS Bach, we've selected some perfect presents for lovers of medieval, Renaissance and baroque music.
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.
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 Murray Perahia, Daniil Trifonov and Igor Levit, there's plenty to choose from.
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 of a composer or artist, you'll find something to excite every classical music collector.
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.