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Portfolio & Press...



Classical Record Productions has a constantly growing production portfolio and

press profile and this page contains a selection of both:



Press comments...


Classical Record Productions has received much critical acclaim for production, recording and writing work, including 'Editor's Choices' and 'CD of the month' and 5-star reviews in a number of publications including: The Times, The Telegraph, Gramophone Magazine, Classical Music Magazine, BBC Music Magazine, Organists' Review & MusicWeb International. Here is just a small selection of the many reviews, from both the national and specialist music press, on projects by CR Productions:



'Excellent sound ... a disc worth investigating' - Gramophone

(Haflidi Hallgrimsson - Cello Concertos)


'... colourful and imaginative' - Gramophone (Editor's Choice)

(Eddie McGuire - Music for flute, guitar and piano)



'... a virtually perfect release' - International Record Review

(Convocation - Giles Swayne: Choral Works)



'This is a highly successful disc ... superb quality of recording' - Gramophone

(Olivier Messiaen: Les Corps Glorieux)



'It doesn't get any better than this' - The Organ

(Johann Pachelbel: Organ Works Vol. 1)



'The impact is colossal ... It's nothing less than a landmark' - The Herald

(The Edinburgh Quartet: Contemporary String Quartets)



'There's a great sense of place in the recording' - BBC Radio 3, CD Review

(Gabriel Jackson: Sacred Choral Works)



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CR Productions has also worked on a wide number of important premiere recordings of works by contemporary composers, as well as a number of rediscovered or neglected works. Premiere recordings have included works by contemporary composers such as Sir Peter Maxwell Davies, Tarik O'Regan, Kenneth Leighton, Mark-Anthony Turnage, Giles Swayne, Howard Skempton, Haflidi Hallgrimsson, Naji Hakim, Gabriel Jackson, Gavin Bryars, Judith Weir, Sally Beamish, Nigel Osborne, Michael Berkeley, John Woolrich, Tansy Davies, Brian Boydell, Thomas Hewitt Jones, sFrancis Jackson, Eddie McGuire, Edward Harper, Rory Boyle, John Maxwell Geddes & Philip Wilby. Of neglected and rediscovered works CR Productions has been involved in recording works by Michael Wise, William Turner, C. Hubert H. Parry, Walter Parratt and William Russell.


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CR Productions growing roster of clients, labels, solo artists,

groups and conductors includes...



Tom Winpenny

Signum Classics

The Dmitri Ensemble

National Youth Choir GB

Carducci Classics

Young Guns 

Divine Art



Chandos Records

Linn Records

Delphian Records

The Choir of St George's Chapel Windsor Castle

Scottish Chamber Orchestra & Chorus

Haflidi Hallgrimsson

Fell Clarinet Quartet

Voce Chamber Choir

John Storgards

Gordon Ferries

Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama

Truls Mork

Queens' College Chapel Choir, Cambridge

Harkit Records

London Contemporary Orchestra

London Contemporary Orchestra

Cranford Choral Society

The University of Edinburgh

Bradfield College

Napier University, Edinburgh

The Rivoli String Quartet

Simon Hewitt Jones

The Exon Singers

The Fidelio Trio

Triumvir Productions

Court Lane Music

Thomas Hewitt Jones

Classical Music UK

The Choir of St Mary's Cathedral, Edinburgh

John Kitchen

The Edinburgh Quartet

Mark O'Keeffe

Naji Hakim

David Wilson-Johnson

Thomas Laing-Reilly

Garry Walker

Bradfield College

Matthew Jones

Robert Irvine

Dominic Saunders

Tewkesbury Abbey Schola Cantorum

Gonville & Caius College Choir, Cambridge

Suzi Digby

Matthew Owens

Carducci Quartet

Nicholas Ashton

Michael Bonaventure

Madeleine Lovell

Benjamin Nicholas

Yorkshire Baroque Soloists

Mr McFall's Chamber

Nicholas Mulroy

Stephen Wallace

David Bednall

Tim Brown

Oliver Coates

Claire Jones

Clare College Choir, Cambridge

Huw Watkins

James Turnbull

Geoffrey Webber

Graeme McNaught

The Maresienne Consort

Glenalmond College

Fali Pavri

Mike Brewer

Graham Ross

Angela Brownridge

St George's Girls' School, Edinburgh

The Rivoli Quartet

The Red Note Ensemble

Timothy Byram-Wigfield

Carleton Etherington

Annique Burms

Abigail James

Nancy Ruffer


CR Productions has received critical acclaim from the following publications and websites:  


The American Organist, BBC Music Magazine, BBC Radio 3 CD Review, Cambridge Alumni Magazine, Cathedral Music, Choir & Organ, Choir Schools Today, Church Music Quarterly, The Church Times, Classical Guitar Magazine, Classical Music, Classical Net, Classical Source, Classics Today, Cross Rhythms, Early Music, Early Music Forum of Scotland, Early Music Review, Early Music Today, The Financial Times, Goldberg Magazine, Gramophone Magazine, The Guardian, The Herald, International Record Review, Inverness Courier, The Irish Times, Keeping Track, The List, Lute News, Manchester Evening News, Music in Scotland, Musical Pointers, Musical Opinion, Musicians Union Magazine, MusicWeb International, Organ Live, The Organ, Organists' Review, Scots Magazine, The Scotsman, Scottish Federation of Organists, SPNM, The Sunday Herald, The Sunday Times, The Telegraph, Tempo, The Times, The Wire & The Yorkshire Post.


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CR PRODUCTIONS UK - Producing, engineering, editing, mastering, audio cleaning, webcasting, consultation and writing services.

Both Classical Record Productions and CR Productions are trading names of Adam Binks.

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