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

CLASSICAL ALBUMS

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The 99 Darkest Pieces of Classical Music
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X5
Highest ranking debut
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Various Artists The 99 Darkest Pieces of Classical Music Billboard Classical Albums
The 99 Darkest Pieces of Classical Music
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Highest ranking debut
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Imprint/Promotion Label:
X5
2
Various Artists Bizet: Carmen: Duets & Arias Billboard Classical Albums
Bizet: Carmen: Duets & Arias
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11  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
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11
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Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Music Classics | Sugar/Decca
3
The Canadian Tenors The Perfect Gift Billboard Classical Albums
The Perfect Gift
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4
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1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
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4
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Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca
4
Vittorio Grigolo The Italian Tenor Billboard Classical Albums
The Italian Tenor
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2
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
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4
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Sony Masterworks | Sony Classical
5
London Philharmonic Orchestra The 50 Greatest Pieces Of Classical Music Billboard Classical Albums
The 50 Greatest Pieces Of Classical Music
Last
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48  Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
3
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1
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48
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Imprint/Promotion Label:
X5
6
Sting Symphonicities Billboard Classical Albums
Symphonicities
Last
Peak
17  Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
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17
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Universal Music Classics | Cherrytree/Deutsche Grammophon
7
David Garrett Rock Symphonies Billboard Classical Albums
Rock Symphonies
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
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15
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Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca
8
Various Artists The 99 Most Essential Tchaikovsky Masterpieces Billboard Classical Albums
The 99 Most Essential Tchaikovsky Masterpieces
19  Last
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15  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
17
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3
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15
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Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
X5
9
Various Artists The 99 Most Essential Mendelssohn Masterpieces  Billboard Classical Albums
The 99 Most Essential Mendelssohn Masterpieces
Last
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15  Weeks
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LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
3
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15
WEEKS ON CHART

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Imprint/Promotion Label:
X5
10
Elina Garanica/Orchestra Singfonica/Nazionale Della Rai (Chichon) Habanera Billboard Classical Albums
Habanera
Elina Garanica/Orchestra Singfonica/Nazionale Della Rai (Chichon)
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10  Peak
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LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
1
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Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Music Classics | Deutsche Grammophon
11
The Canadian Tenors The Canadian Tenors Billboard Classical Albums
The Canadian Tenors
Last
Peak
53  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca
12
Eric Whitacre Light & Gold Billboard Classical Albums
Light & Gold
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1
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2
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Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca
13
Anne Akiko Meyers/Reiko Uchida/Emmanuel Ceysson Seasons... dreams... Billboard Classical Albums
Seasons... dreams...
Anne Akiko Meyers/Reiko Uchida/Emmanuel Ceysson
25  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
eOne
14
Mormon Tabernacle Choir 100 Years: Celebrating A Century Of Recording Excellence Billboard Classical Albums
100 Years: Celebrating A Century Of Recording Excellence
Last
Peak
21  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
9
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
21
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Tabernacle Choir
15
Ryuichi Sakamoto Playing The Piano Billboard Classical Albums
Playing The Piano
10  Last
10  Peak
Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
10
PEAK POSITION
5
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca | KAB
16
Mormon Tabernacle Choir/Orchestra At Temple Square With Natalie Cole (Wilberg) The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year Billboard Classical Albums
The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year
Mormon Tabernacle Choir/Orchestra At Temple Square With Natalie Cole (Wilberg)
23  Last
16  Peak
Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

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Tabernacle Choir
17
Various Artists Best Of The Classics Billboard Classical Albums
Best Of The Classics
17  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
13
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sonoma
18
Leif Ove Andsnes/London Symphony Orchestra (Pappano) Rachmaninov: Piano Concertos 3 & 4 Billboard Classical Albums
Rachmaninov: Piano Concertos 3 & 4
Leif Ove Andsnes/London Symphony Orchestra (Pappano)
Last
18  Peak
Weeks
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LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
18
PEAK POSITION
1
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Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI Classics
19
Arvo Part Part: Symphony No. 4 Billboard Classical Albums
Part: Symphony No. 4
18  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Decca | ECM New Series/ECM
20
Hilary Hahn With Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra (Petrenko) Hilary Hahn Plays Higdon & Tchaikovsky: Violin Concertos Billboard Classical Albums
Hilary Hahn Plays Higdon & Tchaikovsky: Violin Concertos
Hilary Hahn With Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra (Petrenko)
11  Last
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Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Music Classics | Deutsche Grammophon
21
Simon Rattle/Berliner Philharmoniker Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker Billboard Classical Albums
Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker
Simon Rattle/Berliner Philharmoniker
Last
21  Peak
Weeks
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LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
21
PEAK POSITION
1
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Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI Classics
22
Luciano Pavarotti Pavarotti Billboard Classical Albums
Pavarotti
20  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
6
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sonoma
23
Robert McDuffie/London Philharmonic Orchestra (Alsop) Glass: Violin Concerto No.2: The American Four Seasons Billboard Classical Albums
Glass: Violin Concerto No.2: The American Four Seasons
Robert McDuffie/London Philharmonic Orchestra (Alsop)
12  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
11
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Orange Mountain
24
Alison Balsom/Scottish Ensemble Italian Concertos Billboard Classical Albums
Italian Concertos
Alison Balsom/Scottish Ensemble
Last
24  Peak
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LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
24
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1
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Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
EMI Classics
25
Luciano Pavarotti Bravo Pavarotti Billboard Classical Albums
Bravo Pavarotti
13  Last
13  Peak
Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
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TWO WEEKS AGO
13
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Universal Music Classics | Decca
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