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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.)

Gifts for... Opera Lovers

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.

Browse our opera gift selections...

Gifts for... Pianists and piano fans

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 Paul Lewis, there's plenty to choose from.

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Gifts for... Children (and grandchildren)

We've selected albums and collections featuring some of the most popular works for children - from Peter and the Wolf to The Carnival of the Animals, some family-friendly ballets to watch together, and some entertaining and informative books introducing the instruments of the orchestra and the lives of some of the world's greatest composers..

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Gifts for... Baroque and Early Music fans

With highlights from 2021'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.

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Gifts for...Heavy Readers

A selection of Christmas gift suggestions, perfect for readers who are looking for books about Music or written by performers.

Browse our gift selections of books on classical composers...

Browse our gift selections of music education & history books...

Gifts for... Jazz Readers

We've collected some of the best jazz-related reads on our website, from a photobook of dusty Blue Note portraits, to the life and times of one of jazz music's most well-known guitar players, to deep dives into classic albums.

Browse our jazz gift selections...

Presto Music Gift Vouchers

If you're completely stuck, we offer gift voucher

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