We unearth lost treasures from our archive. In partnership with MQA and Dolby, we then capture the nuance of every single note in stereo recordings and immersive mixes shepherded by original engineers. Behind each great musician lies years of dedication and skill. We safeguard their legacy in sound.
The Decca Player offers a journey through an artist’s entire creative output, tailored to their unique body of work and attuned to the nuances of classical and jazz repertoire. Complete recordings, unseen photographs, seamless navigation and high-quality playback hardware come together on a bespoke portable player to let you experience the music as the artist would have wished.
Fusing home entertainment with fine furniture, Life in Art celebrates Italian style, opera and Pavarotti’s little-known passion: oil painting. The limited edition LINLEY art case is presented over dinner at the Pavarotti residence in Modena. Featuring marquetry inspired by his paintings and containing rare prints, artist’s tools and a music player with every note he recorded for Decca – over 130 hours of music.
Whether for a longstanding passion project or a bespoke gift, we work with committed supporters of the arts on their musical and creative passions. From privately commissioned works to bespoke recordings, performances in special locations to one-off collaborations, no two assignments are alike.
Who will captivate the listeners of tomorrow? Our 2019 charitable partnership with the Luciano Pavarotti Foundation perpetuates the singer’s wish to bring classical music and opera to young people. The Foundation supports coaching and performance opportunities for singers at the start of their careers.
Decca Luxe brings together a multidisciplinary team of creatives, audio engineers, industrial designers and skilled craftsmen to safeguard the legacy of iconic artists and entice new listeners with enriched experiences.
Decca Luxe is a division of Decca Records, the iconic British label founded in 1929 and now part of Universal Music Group. For almost 90 years it has played home to craftsmen in front of and behind the microphone, supporting creators of timeless music from the Rolling Stones to Luciano Pavarotti, and pioneering inventions in audio technology such as Full Frequency Stereophonic Sound and the celebrated Decca Tree, honoured in the NAMM’s 2017 Technology Hall of Fame.