Apple and Biscuit Recordings Ltd was founded by Alexander Barnes in 2006. Alex studied at the Royal Academy of Music and Chetham’s School of Music as a cellist, and learned about making recording from working with his father, a BBC Sound Engineer.

Apple and Biscuit Recordings offer location recordings and 4K video of live concerts and sessions, post-production, editing and mastering.

Our recordings have been published on labels including


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Apple and Biscuit have recorded in most of the major venues for classical music in the UK, including the Wigmore Hall, Bridgewater HallQueen Elizabeth Hall, St Martin-in-the-fields, St John’s Smith Square, St George’s Bristol to name but a few.

We have also had the pleasure of recording some of the finest ensembles, soloists, chamber groups and choirs in the world, including:

The City of London Sinfonia

The English Concert

Opera Holland Park

The Tippett Quartet

The Southwell Music Festival

Trafalgar Sinfonia

Siglo de Oro

The New London Singers

The Symphonic Brass of London,

and many more!

Apple and Biscuit Recordings Ltd

Registered office: Purleybury Lodge, 54 Purley Downs Road, Purley, Surrey CR8 1HA

Registered in England Number: 10370213