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This week's top-selling classical albums, ranked by sales data as compiled by Nielsen Music.

CLASSICAL ALBUMS

The week of
2
WEEKS AT NO. 1
2
WEEKS ON CHART
Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace (Soundtrack)
Imprint/Promotion Label
Sony Music | Sony Classical

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London Symphony Orchestra (Williams) Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace (Soundtrack) Billboard Classical Albums
Star Wars Episode I: The Phantom Menace (Soundtrack)
Last
Peak
Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Sony Classical
2
Charlotte Church Voice Of An Angel Billboard Classical Albums
Voice Of An Angel
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Sony Classical
3
Sarah Brightman Eden Billboard Classical Albums
Eden
Last
Peak
Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Angel | Nemo Studio
4
Andrea Bocelli Aria -- The Opera Album Billboard Classical Albums
Aria -- The Opera Album
Last
Peak
58  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
58
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Music Classics | Philips
5
Sarah Brightman & The London Symphony Orchestra Time To Say Goodbye Billboard Classical Albums
Time To Say Goodbye
Sarah Brightman & The London Symphony Orchestra
Last
Peak
86  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
86
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Blue Note | Nemo Studio/Angel
6
Andrea Bocelli Viaggio Italiano Billboard Classical Albums
Viaggio Italiano
Last
Peak
78  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
78
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Music Classics | Philips
7
John Williams/Christopher Parkening Stepmom Billboard Classical Albums
Stepmom
John Williams/Christopher Parkening
Last
Peak
20  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
10
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Sony Classical
8
Soundtrack A Midsummers Night's Dream Billboard Classical Albums
A Midsummers Night's Dream
15  Last
Peak
Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Music Classics | Decca
9
London Symphony Orchestra (Horner) Back To Titanic Billboard Classical Albums
Back To Titanic
London Symphony Orchestra (Horner)
Last
Peak
38  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Masterworks | Sony Classical
10
Various Artists The Most Relaxing Classical Album In The World...Ever! Billboard Classical Albums
The Most Relaxing Classical Album In The World...Ever!
10  Last
Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol | Circa
11
Pope John Paul II Abba Pater Billboard Classical Albums
Abba Pater
Last
Peak
Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Sony Classical
12
Yo-Yo Ma Simply Baroque Billboard Classical Albums
Simply Baroque
11  Last
Peak
14  Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Sony Classical
13
Various Artists Jonathan Elias-The Prayer Cycle Billboard Classical Albums
Jonathan Elias-The Prayer Cycle
14  Last
Peak
Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Sony Classical
14
Various Artists Classical Greatness In The Making Billboard Classical Albums
Classical Greatness In The Making
17  Last
14  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
NARM
15
Various Artists Build Your Baby's Brain 2 Billboard Classical Albums
Build Your Baby's Brain 2
22  Last
15  Peak
Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Sony Classical
16
Andre Rieu Romantic Moments Billboard Classical Albums
Romantic Moments
12  Last
Peak
15  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Music Classics | Philips
17
Various Artists Beethoven Classics Billboard Classical Albums
Beethoven Classics
28  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Direct Source Special Products
18
Various Artists Classic Love Moods Billboard Classical Albums
Classic Love Moods
20  Last
18  Peak
13  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
13
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Madacy
19
Various Artists Mozart Classics Billboard Classical Albums
Mozart Classics
24  Last
19  Peak
Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
19
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Direct Source Special Products
20
Carreras-Domingo-Pavarotti (Levine) The 3 Tenors: Paris 1998 Billboard Classical Albums
The 3 Tenors: Paris 1998
Carreras-Domingo-Pavarotti (Levine)
13  Last
Peak
39  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Atlantic
21
San Francisco Symphony / Michael Tilson Thomas Stravinksky: Rite Of Spring Billboard Classical Albums
Stravinksky: Rite Of Spring
San Francisco Symphony / Michael Tilson Thomas
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
46
TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA | RCA Victor
22
Various Artists Build Your Baby's Brain Through Music Billboard Classical Albums
Build Your Baby's Brain Through Music
19  Last
Peak
38  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
38
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | Sony Classical
23
Various Artists Music From The Ages Billboard Classical Albums
Music From The Ages
31  Last
23  Peak
Weeks
31
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
23
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Direct Source Special Products
24
Cecilia Bartoli/Bryn Terfel Cecilia & Bryn: Duets Billboard Classical Albums
Cecilia & Bryn: Duets
Cecilia Bartoli/Bryn Terfel
16  Last
Peak
10  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
10
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Music Classics | Decca
25
Various Artists Steve Reich-Reich Remixed Billboard Classical Albums
Steve Reich-Reich Remixed
45  Last
18  Peak
Weeks
45
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
AG | Nonesuch
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