Latest Classical Presto CD Articles
10th August 2017
Lucia Popp's final recording of Strauss's Four Last Songs (made just months before her death) is among this week's reissues.
24th July 2017
Featured artists include Yo-Yo Ma, Emanuel Ax, Murray Perahia, and the Juilliard Quartet.
28th June 2017
Highlights from the latest batch include two stupendous early Evgeny Kissin recitals - and Pierre Boulez conducting Handel!
23rd June 2016
Featured artists include Bernard Haitink, Alfred Brendel and Clara Haskil.
18th May 2016
Featured artists include Pascal Rogé, András Schiff, Herbert Blomstedt and Kathleen Ferrier.
29th April 2016
Featured artists include Antal Dorati, Paul Paray and Hans Schmidt-Isserstedt.
19th April 2016
Featured artists include Frans Brüggen, Bernard Haitink and Mitsuko Uchida.
25th February 2016
Artists include Jessye Norman, Frans Brüggen, Alfred Brendel, and Guarneri Quartet.
10th February 2016
Artists include Leonard Bernstein, Herbert von Karajan and James Levine.
30th January 2016
Featured artists include Christopher Hogwood, Trevor Pinnock and John Eliot Gardiner.
14th January 2016
Artists include Emil Gilels, Seiji Ozawa, Göran Söllscher and the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
24th December 2015
Artists include Sir Neville Marriner, Elly Ameling, Alfred Brendel and Frans Brüggen.
17th December 2015
Featured artists include Vladimir Ashkenazy, Sir Georg Solti, Jorge Bolet and Riccardo Chailly.
28th November 2015
Featured artists include Alfred Brendel, Mitsuko Uchida, and The Academy of St Martin in the Fields
19th November 2015
Chris introduces the latest batch of Presto CDs - featuring twentieth-century music from the Black Box label, light music from White Line and a host of other gems to be rediscovered.
12th November 2015
Chris introduces over 70 more DG titles, featuring legendary artists such as Kathleen Battle, Leonard Bernstein, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau and more.
29th October 2015
Reissues from the ASV, White Line, Gaudeamus and Chamber Orchestra of Europe labels.
22nd October 2015
Featured artists include Alfred Brendel, Claudio Arrau, John Eliot Gardiner, Frans Bruggen and Bernard Haitink.
15th October 2015
Chris introduces the latest batch of Presto CDs, focusing on the early-music catalogue of DG Archiv.
9th October 2015
Chris introduces 50 more titles from the Decca vaults, bringing our total of Presto CDs to over 2,000!