Wednesday, September 12, 2012

Decca: The World of Classical Music Series

"The World of..." series from Decca Classics offers one-disk "greatest hits" compilations for composers (The World of Bach), star performers (The World of King's Singers), instruments (The World of French Horn) as well as music styles (The World of Minimalism).

"The Decca Record Company stretches back to the late 1920's, and built a reputation at the forefront of audio reproduction. Today, Decca is a label of great diversity, home to many of the world's most distinguished artists, and with appeal to both specialist and mainstream audiences." - Presto Classical

Get this collection in one Spotify playlist: Decca - The World of Classical Music (783 tracks, 50 albums, total time: 60 hours). Ctrl (CMD) + G to browse in album view.


  1. Decca is the worst as far as only making selected tracks of classical albums available. I am not about to give them any Spotify revenue, albeit small, by playing this list of tired, worn-out classical war horses.

    1. DG/Decca album are available in their entirety on Spotify Europe, see my full answer here: