Skip to main content

Latest Classical Box Set Selections Articles

 Box Set Selections Boxed Set Selections - January 2018

This month's collections include Karl Böhm's complete vocal recordings on Deutsche Grammophon, a comprehensive Debussy anniversary box, and an 80th- birthday tribute to Swiss soprano Edith Mathis.

Chris O'Reilly

 Box Set Selections Boxed Set Selections - December 2017

Our Boxing Day boxes include portraits of Mariss Jansons, Maria Callas and Eileen Joyce, plus comprehensive anthologies of recorder and trumpet concertos.

Chris O'Reilly

 Box Set Selections Boxed Set Selections - November 2017

This month's stand-out heavyweights include comprehensive tributes to Leonard Bernstein, Luciano Pavarotti and Herbert von Karajan.

Chris O'Reilly

 Box Set Selections Boxed Set Selections - October 2017

Chris picks out some highlights from this month's boxes, including sets commemorating the ninetieth birthdays (in memoriam) of a great cellist and soprano and the fiftieth anniversary of the foundation of The King's Singers.

Chris O'Reilly

 Box Set Selections Boxed Set Selections - September 2017

Chris rounds up the best of the month's heavyweights, including a collection of recent Royal Opera House productions and tributes to Vladimir Ashkenazy and Paul Badura-Skoda.

Chris O'Reilly

 Box Set Selections Boxed Set Selections - August 2017

Chris introduces the picks of this month's heavyweights, including collections focusing on Maria Callas, Daniel Barenboim, Rudolf Serkin and Joshua Bell.

Chris O'Reilly

 Box Set Selections Boxed Set Selections - July 2017

Chris introduces the best of this month's heavyweights, including elaborate birthday tributes to two veteran pianist-conductors…

Chris O'Reilly

 Box Set Selections Boxed Set Selections - June 2017

Chris highlights the best of this month's collections, including tributes to André Cluytens, Karl Böhm, Dinu Lipatti and Gundula Janowitz at 80.

Chris O'Reilly

 Box Set Selections Boxed Set Selections - May 2017

Chris introduces the best of this month's collections, including anthologies of recordings by Riccardo Muti, Arthur Grumiaux, Narciso Yepes and Christopher Hogwood.

Chris O'Reilly

 Box Set Selections Boxed Set Selections - April 2017

Chris introduces the best of this month's boxed sets, including a tribute to the late Louis Frémaux's relationship with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.

Chris O'Reilly

 Box Set Selections Boxed Set Selections - March 2017

Chris introduces the best of this month's boxed sets, including 175th anniversary editions from the Wiener Philharmoniker and New York Philharmonic.

Chris O'Reilly

 Box Set Selections Boxed Set Selections - February 2017

Chris introduces the best of this month's boxed sets, including tributes to Herbert von Karajan, Karl Böhm and Arturo Toscanini.

Chris O'Reilly