Christmas gift ideas: 10 lovely CD albums for British period drama fans

Looking for the ideal album to provide the soundtrack for your festive season?

Here are ten wonderful CDs we’ve found on Amazon for British period drama fans this Christmas!

 

Christmas at Downton Abbey

Featuring 45 tracks, this 2-CD album includes well-known carols and hymns, plus exclusive new recordings of traditional carols from Downton Abbey cast members Elizabeth McGovern (Lady Cora) and Julian Ovenden (Charles Blake) plus a special Christmas story read by Jim Carter (Mr. Carson).

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Call the Midwife – The Christmas Album

This album features 30 classic festive Christmas songs, including brand new original cast recordings.

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World War II Songs: As Time Goes By

This 3-disc collection includes 65 classic tracks from the World War II era.

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Downton Abbey – The Ultimate Collection

This album contains 36 tracks of composer John Lunn’s original music from all six seasons of Downton Abbey.

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Poldark – Music from the TV Series

This 24-track album features composer Anne Dudley’s beautiful music from the BBC’s Poldark series, including two tracks featuring vocals from star Eleanor Tomlinson, who plays Demelza.

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Call the Midwife – The Album

This 2-disc collection features 62 classic songs and music from the first two seasons of Call the Midwife.

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Home Fires – Music from the Television Series

This album contains 21 pieces of composer Samuel Sim’s original music for Home Fires, including the theme tune.

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Endeavour – Music from the TV Series

This album contains 14 pieces of classic music featured in Endeavour, plus the iconic Inspector Morse theme tune.

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Keep the Home Fires Burning – Songs from the First World War

This album features 19 original songs from the era of World War I.

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Call the Midwife – Original Soundtrack Album

This 29-track CD is the first Call the Midwife album dedicated entirely to award-winning composer Maurizio Malagnini’s original music for the series.

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Take a look at more of our Christmas gift ideas here.