The Resource 100 best classics, (sound recording)

100 best classics, (sound recording)

Label
100 best classics
Title
100 best classics
Title variation
  • One hundred best classics
  • Hundred best classics
  • Best classics 100
Subject
Genre
Language
  • ger
  • ita
  • fre
  • cze
  • lat
  • eng
  • ger
Accompanying matter
other
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
784.2
Form of composition
multiple forms
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Vocal selections sung in German, Italian, French, Czech, Latin, and English
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M1000
LC item number
.A15 2016
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Various performers
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Contents
  • Ravel (London Symphony Orchestra ; Kent Nagano, conductor)
  • (5:29)
  • Solomon : HWV 67.
  • Act 3. Sinfonia
  • Handel (Royal Philharmonic Orchestra ; Sir Thomas Beecham, conductor)
  • (3:14)
  • Le quattro stagioni =
  • The four seasons.
  • Violin concerto no. 1 in E, RV 269 : 'Spring'.
  • Allegro
  • CD 1:
  • Vivaldi (Sir Yehudi Menuhin, violin ; Camerata Lysy Gstaad ; Alberto Lysy, conductor)
  • (3:42)
  • Symphony no. 9 in E minor, op. 95 :
  • 'From the New World'.
  • Allegro con fuoco
  • Dvořák (Philharmonia Orchestra ; Carl Maria Giulini, conductor)
  • (11:20)
  • Horn concerto no. 4 in E-flat, K. 495.
  • Rondo-Allego vivace
  • Mozart (Barry Tuckwell, horn ; Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields ; Sir Neville Marriner, conductor)
  • Favourite classics.
  • (3:36)
  • Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125.
  • Ode to joy
  • Beethoven (Barbara Bonney, soprano ; Birgit Remmert, contralto ; Kurt Streit, tenor ; Thomas Hampson, baritone ; City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus ; Wiener Philharmoniker ; Simon Rattle, conductor)
  • (3:47)
  • 1812 overture : op. 49
  • [extract]
  • Tchaikovsky (Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra ; Mariss Jansons, conductor)
  • (3:34)
  • Piano concerto no. 3 in D minor, op. 30.
  • Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67.
  • Allegro ma non tanto
  • (extract)
  • Rachmaninov (Mikhail Rudy, piano ; St. Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra ; Mariss Jansons, conductor)
  • (2:54)
  • Carmina Burana.
  • Fortuna Imperatrix Mundi.
  • O Fortuna
  • Orff (Philharmonia Chorus & Orchestra ; Riccardo Muti, conductor)
  • (2:43)
  • Finlandia : op. 26
  • Allegro con brio
  • Sibelius (Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra ; Paavo Berglund, conductor)
  • (8:07)
  • The planets : op. 32.
  • Jupiter, the bringer of jollity
  • (extract)
  • Holst (Philharmonia Orchestra ; Sir Simon Rattle, conductor)
  • (4:51)
  • Romeo and Juliet.
  • Suite no. 2, op. 64b.
  • Montagues and Capulets :
  • Beethoven (Chamber Orchestra of Europe ; Nikolaus Harnoncourt, conductor)
  • (Dance of the knights)
  • (extract)
  • Prokofiev (Philadelphia Orchestra ; Riccardo Muti, conductor)
  • (1:53)
  • Pomp and circumstance march : no. 1 in D.
  • Land of hope and glory
  • (conclusion)
  • Elgar (Royal Choral Society ; London Philharmonic Orchestra ; Sir Andrew David, conductor)
  • (2:36)
  • Suite in D.
  • (7:20)
  • Trumpet voluntary :
  • The Prince of Denmark's march
  • Clarke (Maurice André, trumpet ; Jane Parker-Smith, organ)
  • (2:54)
  • Aida.
  • Triumphal chorus & grand march :
  • "Gloria all'Egitto"
  • Verdi (Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden ; New Philharmonia Orchestra ; Riccardo Muti, conductor)
  • (4:35)
  • Radetzky march : op. 228
  • Bolero
  • J. Strauss I (Wiener Johann Strauss Orchester ; Willi Boskovsky, conductor)
  • (2:52) --
  • (extract)
  • Andantino
  • Mozart (Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute ; Lili Laskine, harp ; Ensemble instrumental Jean Marie-Leclair ; Jean François Paillard)
  • (4:39)
  • Peer Gynt : op. 23.
  • No. 13 : Morning mood
  • Grieg (Estonian National Symphony Orchestra ; Paavo Järvi, conductor)
  • (4:11)
  • Adagio for strings, op. 11
  • Barber (Philadelphia Orchestra ; Eugene Ormandy, conductor)
  • (6:22)
  • CD 2:
  • Concierto de Aranjuez.
  • Adagio
  • (opening)
  • Rodrigo (Julian Bream, guitar ; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra ; Sir Simon Rattle, conductor)
  • (4:46)
  • Symphony no. 6 in F, op. 68 :
  • "Pastoral".
  • Allegro non troppo :
  • Awakening of happy feelings on arriving in the country
  • [extract]
  • Relaxing classics.
  • Beethoven (Berliner Philharmoniker ; André Cluytens, conductor)
  • (2:47)
  • Piano concerto no. 21 in C, K. 467.
  • Andante
  • Mozart (Christian Zacharias, piano ; Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks ; David Zinman, conductor)
  • (5:15)
  • Suite no. 3 in D, BWV 1068.
  • Air
  • Bach (Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields ; Sir Neville Marriner, conductor)
  • (3:33)
  • Piano sonata no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 27 no. 2 :
  • Harpsichord suite no. 4 in D minor, HWV 437.
  • Sarabande
  • Handel (Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields ; Alexander Briger, conductor)
  • (3:24)
  • Canon in D
  • Pachelbel (Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields ; Sir Neville Marriner, conductor)
  • (5:00)
  • Adagio in G minor
  • (extract)
  • Albinoni ; arr. Giazotto (Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields ; Sir Neville Marriner, conductor)
  • 'Moonlight'.
  • (5:52)
  • Concerto for two violins in D minor, BWV 1043.
  • Largo, ma non tanto
  • Bach (Anne-Sophie Mutter, Salvatore Accardo, violins ; English Chamber Orchestra)
  • (7:45)
  • Clarinet concerto in A, K. 622.
  • Adagio
  • Mozart (Sabine Meyer, clarinet ; Berliner Philharmoniker ; Claudio Abbado, conductor)
  • (6:38)
  • Symphony no. 7 in A, op. 92.
  • Adagio sostenuto
  • Allegretto
  • (extract)
  • Beethoven (Philharmonia Orchestra ; Kurt Sanderling, conductor)
  • (3:56)
  • Variations on an original theme : op. 36 :
  • 'Enigma'.
  • Nimrod
  • Elgar (London Symphony Orchestra ; Sir Adrian Boult, conductor)
  • (3:58)
  • Symphony no. 5 in C-sharp minor.
  • Beethoven (Maria-João Pires, piano)
  • Adagietto
  • (conclusion)
  • Mahler (New Philharmonia Orchestra ; Sir John Barbirolli, conductor)
  • (3:07) --
  • (5:31)
  • Concerto for flute and harp in C, K. 299.
  • Andante
  • (extract)
  • Mendelssohn (Yehudi Menuhin, violin ; Philharmonia Orchestra ; Efrem Kurtz, conductor)
  • (4:30)
  • Piano concerto no. 5 in E-flat, op. 73 :
  • 'Emperor'.
  • Allegro
  • (extract)
  • Beethoven (Emil Gilels, piano ; Cleveland Orchestra ; George Szell, conductor)
  • (6:42)
  • CD 3:
  • Piano concerto no. 1 in E minor, op. 11.
  • Romance :
  • Larghetto
  • Chopin (Martha Argerich, piano ; Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal ; Charles Dutoit, conductor)
  • (3:51)
  • Le carnaval des animaux.
  • Le cygne =
  • The swan
  • Saint-Saens (Gautier Capuçon, cello ; Frank Braley, piano)
  • (3:07)
  • Romantic classics.
  • Méditation de Thaïs
  • Massenet (Renaud Capuçon, violin ; Die Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen ; Daniel Harding, conductor)
  • (5:19)
  • Le quattro stagioni =
  • The four seasons.
  • Violin concerto no. 4 in F minor, RV 297 : 'Winter'.
  • Largo
  • Vivaldi (Sir Yehudi Menuhin, violin ; Camerata Lysy Gstaad ; Alberto Lysy, conductor)
  • (2:08)
  • Orfeo ed Euridice : Wq. 41.
  • The nutcracker : op. 71.
  • Act 2.
  • Dance of the blessed spirits
  • Gluck ; arr. Kreisley (Renaud Capuçon, violin ; Jérôme Ducros, piano)
  • (3:45)
  • Sleeping beauty : op. 66.
  • Act 1 : The spell.
  • Waltz
  • Tchaikovsky (Philharmonia Orchestra ; John Lanchbery, conductor)
  • (4:59)
  • Scheherazade : op. 35.
  • Act 2.
  • The story of the Kalendar prince
  • (opening)
  • Rimsky-Korsakov (Philadelphia Orchestra ; Riccardo Muti, conductor)
  • (3:51)
  • Fantasia on 'Greensleeves'
  • Vaughan Williams (Sinfonia of London ; Sir John Barbirolli, conductor)
  • (4:40)
  • Theme from Schindler's list
  • John Williams (New World Philharmonic ; Ian Sutherland, conductor)
  • (5:04)
  • No. 13 : Waltz of the flowers
  • Swan lake : op. 20.
  • Act II.
  • No. 10 : Scene (moderato)
  • Tchaikovsky (London Symphony Orchestra ; André Previn, conductor)
  • (2:49)
  • Wiegenlied =
  • Lullaby
  • Brahms (Victoria de los Angeles, soprano ; Sinfonia of London ; Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, conductor)
  • (2:23)
  • Waltz no. 9 in A-flat, op. 69 no. 1
  • Tchaikovsky (London Symphony Orchestra ; André Previn, conductor)
  • Chopin (Samson François, piano)
  • (4:21)
  • Symphony no. 3 in F, op. 90.
  • Poco allegretto
  • Brahms (Berliner Philharmoniker ; Sir Simon Rattle, conductor)
  • (6:47)
  • An der schönen blauen Donau : op. 314
  • J. Strauss II (Wiener Johann Strauss Orchester ; Willi Boskovsky, conductor)
  • (3:14) --
  • (6:57)
  • Violin concerto in E minor, op. 64.
  • Act 2.
  • "Vissi d'arte"
  • (Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden)
  • (3:28)
  • Gianni Schicchi.
  • "O mio babbino caro"
  • (London Symphony Orchestra)
  • (2:07)
  • Puccini (Antonio Pappano, conductor)
  • Nabucco.
  • CD 4:
  • Act 3.
  • Chorus of the Hebrew slaves :
  • "Va pensiero, sull'ali dorate"
  • Verdi (Ambrosian Opera Chorus ; Philharmonia Orchestra ; Riccardo Muti, conductor)
  • (5:14)
  • Turandot.
  • Act 3.
  • "Nessun dorma"
  • Puccini (José Carreras, tenor ; Chœurs de l'Opéra du Rhin ; Orchestre Philharmonique de Strasbourg ; Alain Lombard, conductor)
  • (4:13)
  • Vocal classics.
  • Les contes d'Hoffmann.
  • Act 4.
  • Barcarolle :
  • "Belle nuit, ô nuit d'amour"
  • Offenbach (Jessye Norman, soprano ; Ann Murray, mezzo-soprano ; Brussels National Opera Chorus ; Orchestre Symphonique de l'Opéra National, Bruxelles ; Sylvain Cambreling, conductor)
  • (4:22)
  • Rusalka : op. 114.
  • Act 1.
  • "Song to the moon"
  • Dvořák (Lucia Popp, soprano ; Münchner Rundfunkorchester ; Stefan Soltesz, conductor)
  • Norma.
  • (5:56)
  • Lakmé.
  • Act 1.
  • Flower duet :
  • "Sous le dôme épais"
  • Delibes (Mady Mesplé, Danielle Millet, sopranos ; Orchestre du Théâtre National de l'Opéra-Comique ; Alain Lombard, conductor)
  • (3:30)
  • Don Giovanni : K. 527.
  • Act 1.
  • "Là ci darem la mano"
  • Act 1.
  • (Barbara Bonney, soprano ; Thomas Hampson, baritone ; Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra ; Nikolaus Harnoncourt, conductor)
  • (3:44)
  • Die Zauberflöte : K. 620.
  • Act 2.
  • "Der Hölle Rache"
  • (Natalie Dessay, soprano ; Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment ; Louis Langrée, conductor)
  • (3:00)
  • Mozart
  • Die lustige Witwe.
  • "Lippen schweigen"
  • "Casta diva"
  • Lehár (Diana Damrau, soprano ; Rolando Villazón, tenor ; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra ; David Charles Abell, conductor)
  • (3:09)
  • Carmen.
  • Act 1.
  • "L'amour est un oiseau rebelle"
  • Bizet (Victoria de los Angeles, soprano ; Chœurs & Orchestre National de la Radiodiffusion Française ; Sir Thomas Beecham, conductor)
  • (4:39)
  • Serse.
  • Act 1.
  • "Ombra mai fu"
  • Bellini (Maria Callas, soprano ; Orchestra Teatro alla Scala di Milano ; Tullio Serafin, conductor)
  • Handel (Jennifer Larmore, mezzo-soprano ; Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne ; Jesús López-Cobos, conductor)
  • (3:33)
  • Orfeo ed Euridice : Wq. 30.
  • Act 3.
  • "Che farò senza Euridice?"
  • Gluck (Agnes Baltsa, mezzo-soprano ; Philharmonia Orchestra ; Riccardo Muti, conductor)
  • (5:29)
  • Ellens Gesang III : D. 839.
  • No. 6 : Ave Maria
  • Schubert (Barbara Bonney, soprano ; Geoffrey Parsons, piano)
  • (5:37)
  • (6:19)
  • Peer Gynt : op. 23.
  • Act 4.
  • Solveig's song
  • Grieg (Camilla Tilling, soprano ; National Male Choir of Estonia ; Estonian National Symphony Orchestra ; Paavo Järvi, conductor)
  • (4:53) --
  • Tosca.
  • (4:22)
  • Bagatelle no. 25 in A minor, WoO 59 :
  • 'Für Elise'
  • Beethoven (François-René Duchâble, piano)
  • (2:30)
  • Impromptu in G-flat, D. 899, no. 3
  • Schubert (Maria-João Pires, piano)
  • (2:00)
  • Préludes, book 1, L. 117.
  • No. 8 : La fille aux cheveux de lin
  • CD 5:
  • Debussy (Samson François, piano)
  • (2:15)
  • Keyboard concerto in F minor, BWV 1056.
  • Adagio
  • Bach (David Fray, piano & conductor ; Die Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen)
  • (3:12)
  • Piano concerto no. 20 in D minor, K. 466.
  • Romanze
  • Mozart (Yuri Egorov, piano ; Philharmonia Orchestra ; Wolfgang Sawallisch, conductor)
  • (8:58)
  • Piano classics.
  • Piano concerto in G, M. 83.
  • Adagio assai
  • Ravel (Hélène Grimaud, piano ; Baltimore Symphony Orchestra ; David Zinman, conductor)
  • (10:02)
  • Prelude in E minor, op. 28 no. 4
  • Chopin (Nikolai Lugansky, piano)
  • (2:07)
  • Goldberg variations : BWV 988.
  • Aria
  • Bach (Daniel Barenboim, piano)
  • Piano concerto no. 2 in C minor, op. 18.
  • (4:59)
  • Piano concerto in A minor, op. 19.
  • Allegro molto moderato
  • (extract)
  • Grieg (Cécile Ousset, piano ; London Symphony Orchestra ; Sir Neville Marriner, conductor)
  • (4:29)
  • Suite bergamasque : L. 75.
  • Claire de lune
  • Debussy (Kun Woo Paik, piano)
  • (5:45)
  • Moderato
  • Songs without words.
  • Book 6, op. 67.
  • Allegro leggiero
  • Mendelssohn (Alexandre Tharaud, piano)
  • (1:59)
  • Kinderszenen : op. 15.
  • Träumerei
  • Schumann (Martha Argerich, piano)
  • (2:51)
  • Pictures at an exhibition.
  • Rachmaninov (Leif Ove Andsnes, piano ; Berliner Philharmoniker ; Antonio Pappano, conductor)
  • No. 10 : The great gate at Kiev
  • Mussorgsky (Alexis Weissenberg, piano)
  • (4:59)
  • The seasons : op. 37b.
  • June :
  • (Barcarolle)
  • Tchaikovsky (Mikhail Pletnev, piano)
  • (4:39)
  • Liebesträume : S 541.
  • No. 3 in A-flat
  • (10:11)
  • Liszt (Kun Woo Paik, piano)
  • (5:35) --
  • Nocturne in C-sharp minor, op. posth.
  • Chopin (Mikhail Pletnev, piano)
  • Handel (Royal Choral Society ; London Philharmonic Orchestra ; Sir Andrew Davis, conductor)
  • (6:04)
  • Cantata, BWV 140 :
  • "Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme"
  • Bach (Süddeutscher Madrigalchor ; Consortium Classicum ; Wolfgang Gönnenwein, conductor)
  • (4:48)
  • Miserere
  • (extract)
  • Allegri (King's College Choir, Cambridge ; Stephen Cleobury, conductor)
  • (5:46)
  • CD 6:
  • Deutsche Messe : D. 872.
  • Zum Sanctus :
  • Heilig! heilig! heilig!
  • Schubert (Chor und Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks ; Wolfgang Sawallisch, conductor)
  • (2:28)
  • Requiem in D minor, op. 48.
  • Pie Jesu (3:39)
  • In paradisum
  • (3:22)
  • Fauré (Philippe Jaroussky, counter-tenor ; Chœur de l'Orchestre de Paris ; Orchestre de Paris ; Paavo Järvi, conductor)
  • Spiritual.
  • Mass in B minor, BWV 232.
  • Sanctus
  • Bach (Chor und Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks ; Eugen Jochum, conductor)
  • (6:08)
  • Vesperae solennes de confessore : K. 339.
  • Laudate Dominum
  • Mozart (Edda Moser, soprano ; Chor und Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks ; Eugen Jochum, conductor)
  • (5:08)
  • Cantique de Jean Racine : op. 11
  • Fauré (Chœur de l'Orchestre de Paris ; Orchestre de Paris ; Paavo Järvi, conductor)
  • Cantata :
  • (4:48)
  • Ave verum corpus : K. 618
  • Mozart (Hilliard Ensemble ; King's College Choir, Cambridge ; Cambridge Classical Players ; Stephen Cleobury, conductor)
  • (3:07)
  • Messa da Requiem.
  • Ingemisco
  • Verdi (Piotr Beczała, tenor ; Ildar Abdrazakov, bass ; Orchestre de l'Opéra National de Paris ; Philippe Jordan, conductor)
  • (3:22)
  • Messiah : BWV 56.
  • Part 3.
  • 'Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben' : BWV 147 :
  • "I know that my Redeemer liveth"
  • Handel (Lucy Crowe, soprano ; Le Concert d'Astrée ; Emmanuelle Haïm, conductor)
  • (6:01)
  • L'enfance du Christ : op. 25.
  • Part 2.
  • The shepherds' farewell
  • Berlioz (Chœurs René Duclos ; Orchestre da la Société des Concerts du Conservatoire ; André Cluytens)
  • (3:52)
  • The Creation.
  • Part 1.
  • "Jesu, joy of man's desiring"
  • "The heavens are telling"
  • Haydn (Heather Harper, soprano ; Robert Tear, tenor ; John-Shirley Quirk, bass-baritone ; King's College Choir, Cambridge ; Academy of St. Martin in the Fields ; Sir David Willcocks, conductor)
  • (4:46)
  • Requiem in D minor, K. 626.
  • Lacrimosa
  • Mozart (Philharmonia Chorus & Orchestra ; Carl Maria Giulini, conductor)
  • (3:40)
  • Messiah : HWV 56.
  • Hallelujah
  • Handel (Ambrosian Singers ; English Chamber Orchestra ; Sir Charles Mackerras, conductor)
  • Bach ; arr. Marriner (Calia Nicklin, oboe ; Academy of St. Martin-In-The-Fields ; Sir Neville Marriner, conductor)
  • (4:05)
  • (5:14)
  • Zadok the priest : HWV 258
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Label
100 best classics, (sound recording)
Publication
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  • Previously released material
  • Credits in English inserted in container
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Content type code
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Content type MARC source
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Contents
  • Ravel (London Symphony Orchestra ; Kent Nagano, conductor)
  • (5:29)
  • Solomon : HWV 67.
  • Act 3. Sinfonia
  • Handel (Royal Philharmonic Orchestra ; Sir Thomas Beecham, conductor)
  • (3:14)
  • Le quattro stagioni =
  • The four seasons.
  • Violin concerto no. 1 in E, RV 269 : 'Spring'.
  • Allegro
  • CD 1:
  • Vivaldi (Sir Yehudi Menuhin, violin ; Camerata Lysy Gstaad ; Alberto Lysy, conductor)
  • (3:42)
  • Symphony no. 9 in E minor, op. 95 :
  • 'From the New World'.
  • Allegro con fuoco
  • Dvořák (Philharmonia Orchestra ; Carl Maria Giulini, conductor)
  • (11:20)
  • Horn concerto no. 4 in E-flat, K. 495.
  • Rondo-Allego vivace
  • Mozart (Barry Tuckwell, horn ; Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields ; Sir Neville Marriner, conductor)
  • Favourite classics.
  • (3:36)
  • Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125.
  • Ode to joy
  • Beethoven (Barbara Bonney, soprano ; Birgit Remmert, contralto ; Kurt Streit, tenor ; Thomas Hampson, baritone ; City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus ; Wiener Philharmoniker ; Simon Rattle, conductor)
  • (3:47)
  • 1812 overture : op. 49
  • [extract]
  • Tchaikovsky (Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra ; Mariss Jansons, conductor)
  • (3:34)
  • Piano concerto no. 3 in D minor, op. 30.
  • Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67.
  • Allegro ma non tanto
  • (extract)
  • Rachmaninov (Mikhail Rudy, piano ; St. Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra ; Mariss Jansons, conductor)
  • (2:54)
  • Carmina Burana.
  • Fortuna Imperatrix Mundi.
  • O Fortuna
  • Orff (Philharmonia Chorus & Orchestra ; Riccardo Muti, conductor)
  • (2:43)
  • Finlandia : op. 26
  • Allegro con brio
  • Sibelius (Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra ; Paavo Berglund, conductor)
  • (8:07)
  • The planets : op. 32.
  • Jupiter, the bringer of jollity
  • (extract)
  • Holst (Philharmonia Orchestra ; Sir Simon Rattle, conductor)
  • (4:51)
  • Romeo and Juliet.
  • Suite no. 2, op. 64b.
  • Montagues and Capulets :
  • Beethoven (Chamber Orchestra of Europe ; Nikolaus Harnoncourt, conductor)
  • (Dance of the knights)
  • (extract)
  • Prokofiev (Philadelphia Orchestra ; Riccardo Muti, conductor)
  • (1:53)
  • Pomp and circumstance march : no. 1 in D.
  • Land of hope and glory
  • (conclusion)
  • Elgar (Royal Choral Society ; London Philharmonic Orchestra ; Sir Andrew David, conductor)
  • (2:36)
  • Suite in D.
  • (7:20)
  • Trumpet voluntary :
  • The Prince of Denmark's march
  • Clarke (Maurice André, trumpet ; Jane Parker-Smith, organ)
  • (2:54)
  • Aida.
  • Triumphal chorus & grand march :
  • "Gloria all'Egitto"
  • Verdi (Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden ; New Philharmonia Orchestra ; Riccardo Muti, conductor)
  • (4:35)
  • Radetzky march : op. 228
  • Bolero
  • J. Strauss I (Wiener Johann Strauss Orchester ; Willi Boskovsky, conductor)
  • (2:52) --
  • (extract)
  • Andantino
  • Mozart (Jean-Pierre Rampal, flute ; Lili Laskine, harp ; Ensemble instrumental Jean Marie-Leclair ; Jean François Paillard)
  • (4:39)
  • Peer Gynt : op. 23.
  • No. 13 : Morning mood
  • Grieg (Estonian National Symphony Orchestra ; Paavo Järvi, conductor)
  • (4:11)
  • Adagio for strings, op. 11
  • Barber (Philadelphia Orchestra ; Eugene Ormandy, conductor)
  • (6:22)
  • CD 2:
  • Concierto de Aranjuez.
  • Adagio
  • (opening)
  • Rodrigo (Julian Bream, guitar ; City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra ; Sir Simon Rattle, conductor)
  • (4:46)
  • Symphony no. 6 in F, op. 68 :
  • "Pastoral".
  • Allegro non troppo :
  • Awakening of happy feelings on arriving in the country
  • [extract]
  • Relaxing classics.
  • Beethoven (Berliner Philharmoniker ; André Cluytens, conductor)
  • (2:47)
  • Piano concerto no. 21 in C, K. 467.
  • Andante
  • Mozart (Christian Zacharias, piano ; Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks ; David Zinman, conductor)
  • (5:15)
  • Suite no. 3 in D, BWV 1068.
  • Air
  • Bach (Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields ; Sir Neville Marriner, conductor)
  • (3:33)
  • Piano sonata no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 27 no. 2 :
  • Harpsichord suite no. 4 in D minor, HWV 437.
  • Sarabande
  • Handel (Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields ; Alexander Briger, conductor)
  • (3:24)
  • Canon in D
  • Pachelbel (Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields ; Sir Neville Marriner, conductor)
  • (5:00)
  • Adagio in G minor
  • (extract)
  • Albinoni ; arr. Giazotto (Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields ; Sir Neville Marriner, conductor)
  • 'Moonlight'.
  • (5:52)
  • Concerto for two violins in D minor, BWV 1043.
  • Largo, ma non tanto
  • Bach (Anne-Sophie Mutter, Salvatore Accardo, violins ; English Chamber Orchestra)
  • (7:45)
  • Clarinet concerto in A, K. 622.
  • Adagio
  • Mozart (Sabine Meyer, clarinet ; Berliner Philharmoniker ; Claudio Abbado, conductor)
  • (6:38)
  • Symphony no. 7 in A, op. 92.
  • Adagio sostenuto
  • Allegretto
  • (extract)
  • Beethoven (Philharmonia Orchestra ; Kurt Sanderling, conductor)
  • (3:56)
  • Variations on an original theme : op. 36 :
  • 'Enigma'.
  • Nimrod
  • Elgar (London Symphony Orchestra ; Sir Adrian Boult, conductor)
  • (3:58)
  • Symphony no. 5 in C-sharp minor.
  • Beethoven (Maria-João Pires, piano)
  • Adagietto
  • (conclusion)
  • Mahler (New Philharmonia Orchestra ; Sir John Barbirolli, conductor)
  • (3:07) --
  • (5:31)
  • Concerto for flute and harp in C, K. 299.
  • Andante
  • (extract)
  • Mendelssohn (Yehudi Menuhin, violin ; Philharmonia Orchestra ; Efrem Kurtz, conductor)
  • (4:30)
  • Piano concerto no. 5 in E-flat, op. 73 :
  • 'Emperor'.
  • Allegro
  • (extract)
  • Beethoven (Emil Gilels, piano ; Cleveland Orchestra ; George Szell, conductor)
  • (6:42)
  • CD 3:
  • Piano concerto no. 1 in E minor, op. 11.
  • Romance :
  • Larghetto
  • Chopin (Martha Argerich, piano ; Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal ; Charles Dutoit, conductor)
  • (3:51)
  • Le carnaval des animaux.
  • Le cygne =
  • The swan
  • Saint-Saens (Gautier Capuçon, cello ; Frank Braley, piano)
  • (3:07)
  • Romantic classics.
  • Méditation de Thaïs
  • Massenet (Renaud Capuçon, violin ; Die Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen ; Daniel Harding, conductor)
  • (5:19)
  • Le quattro stagioni =
  • The four seasons.
  • Violin concerto no. 4 in F minor, RV 297 : 'Winter'.
  • Largo
  • Vivaldi (Sir Yehudi Menuhin, violin ; Camerata Lysy Gstaad ; Alberto Lysy, conductor)
  • (2:08)
  • Orfeo ed Euridice : Wq. 41.
  • The nutcracker : op. 71.
  • Act 2.
  • Dance of the blessed spirits
  • Gluck ; arr. Kreisley (Renaud Capuçon, violin ; Jérôme Ducros, piano)
  • (3:45)
  • Sleeping beauty : op. 66.
  • Act 1 : The spell.
  • Waltz
  • Tchaikovsky (Philharmonia Orchestra ; John Lanchbery, conductor)
  • (4:59)
  • Scheherazade : op. 35.
  • Act 2.
  • The story of the Kalendar prince
  • (opening)
  • Rimsky-Korsakov (Philadelphia Orchestra ; Riccardo Muti, conductor)
  • (3:51)
  • Fantasia on 'Greensleeves'
  • Vaughan Williams (Sinfonia of London ; Sir John Barbirolli, conductor)
  • (4:40)
  • Theme from Schindler's list
  • John Williams (New World Philharmonic ; Ian Sutherland, conductor)
  • (5:04)
  • No. 13 : Waltz of the flowers
  • Swan lake : op. 20.
  • Act II.
  • No. 10 : Scene (moderato)
  • Tchaikovsky (London Symphony Orchestra ; André Previn, conductor)
  • (2:49)
  • Wiegenlied =
  • Lullaby
  • Brahms (Victoria de los Angeles, soprano ; Sinfonia of London ; Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, conductor)
  • (2:23)
  • Waltz no. 9 in A-flat, op. 69 no. 1
  • Tchaikovsky (London Symphony Orchestra ; André Previn, conductor)
  • Chopin (Samson François, piano)
  • (4:21)
  • Symphony no. 3 in F, op. 90.
  • Poco allegretto
  • Brahms (Berliner Philharmoniker ; Sir Simon Rattle, conductor)
  • (6:47)
  • An der schönen blauen Donau : op. 314
  • J. Strauss II (Wiener Johann Strauss Orchester ; Willi Boskovsky, conductor)
  • (3:14) --
  • (6:57)
  • Violin concerto in E minor, op. 64.
  • Act 2.
  • "Vissi d'arte"
  • (Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden)
  • (3:28)
  • Gianni Schicchi.
  • "O mio babbino caro"
  • (London Symphony Orchestra)
  • (2:07)
  • Puccini (Antonio Pappano, conductor)
  • Nabucco.
  • CD 4:
  • Act 3.
  • Chorus of the Hebrew slaves :
  • "Va pensiero, sull'ali dorate"
  • Verdi (Ambrosian Opera Chorus ; Philharmonia Orchestra ; Riccardo Muti, conductor)
  • (5:14)
  • Turandot.
  • Act 3.
  • "Nessun dorma"
  • Puccini (José Carreras, tenor ; Chœurs de l'Opéra du Rhin ; Orchestre Philharmonique de Strasbourg ; Alain Lombard, conductor)
  • (4:13)
  • Vocal classics.
  • Les contes d'Hoffmann.
  • Act 4.
  • Barcarolle :
  • "Belle nuit, ô nuit d'amour"
  • Offenbach (Jessye Norman, soprano ; Ann Murray, mezzo-soprano ; Brussels National Opera Chorus ; Orchestre Symphonique de l'Opéra National, Bruxelles ; Sylvain Cambreling, conductor)
  • (4:22)
  • Rusalka : op. 114.
  • Act 1.
  • "Song to the moon"
  • Dvořák (Lucia Popp, soprano ; Münchner Rundfunkorchester ; Stefan Soltesz, conductor)
  • Norma.
  • (5:56)
  • Lakmé.
  • Act 1.
  • Flower duet :
  • "Sous le dôme épais"
  • Delibes (Mady Mesplé, Danielle Millet, sopranos ; Orchestre du Théâtre National de l'Opéra-Comique ; Alain Lombard, conductor)
  • (3:30)
  • Don Giovanni : K. 527.
  • Act 1.
  • "Là ci darem la mano"
  • Act 1.
  • (Barbara Bonney, soprano ; Thomas Hampson, baritone ; Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra ; Nikolaus Harnoncourt, conductor)
  • (3:44)
  • Die Zauberflöte : K. 620.
  • Act 2.
  • "Der Hölle Rache"
  • (Natalie Dessay, soprano ; Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment ; Louis Langrée, conductor)
  • (3:00)
  • Mozart
  • Die lustige Witwe.
  • "Lippen schweigen"
  • "Casta diva"
  • Lehár (Diana Damrau, soprano ; Rolando Villazón, tenor ; Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra ; David Charles Abell, conductor)
  • (3:09)
  • Carmen.
  • Act 1.
  • "L'amour est un oiseau rebelle"
  • Bizet (Victoria de los Angeles, soprano ; Chœurs & Orchestre National de la Radiodiffusion Française ; Sir Thomas Beecham, conductor)
  • (4:39)
  • Serse.
  • Act 1.
  • "Ombra mai fu"
  • Bellini (Maria Callas, soprano ; Orchestra Teatro alla Scala di Milano ; Tullio Serafin, conductor)
  • Handel (Jennifer Larmore, mezzo-soprano ; Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne ; Jesús López-Cobos, conductor)
  • (3:33)
  • Orfeo ed Euridice : Wq. 30.
  • Act 3.
  • "Che farò senza Euridice?"
  • Gluck (Agnes Baltsa, mezzo-soprano ; Philharmonia Orchestra ; Riccardo Muti, conductor)
  • (5:29)
  • Ellens Gesang III : D. 839.
  • No. 6 : Ave Maria
  • Schubert (Barbara Bonney, soprano ; Geoffrey Parsons, piano)
  • (5:37)
  • (6:19)
  • Peer Gynt : op. 23.
  • Act 4.
  • Solveig's song
  • Grieg (Camilla Tilling, soprano ; National Male Choir of Estonia ; Estonian National Symphony Orchestra ; Paavo Järvi, conductor)
  • (4:53) --
  • Tosca.
  • (4:22)
  • Bagatelle no. 25 in A minor, WoO 59 :
  • 'Für Elise'
  • Beethoven (François-René Duchâble, piano)
  • (2:30)
  • Impromptu in G-flat, D. 899, no. 3
  • Schubert (Maria-João Pires, piano)
  • (2:00)
  • Préludes, book 1, L. 117.
  • No. 8 : La fille aux cheveux de lin
  • CD 5:
  • Debussy (Samson François, piano)
  • (2:15)
  • Keyboard concerto in F minor, BWV 1056.
  • Adagio
  • Bach (David Fray, piano & conductor ; Die Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie Bremen)
  • (3:12)
  • Piano concerto no. 20 in D minor, K. 466.
  • Romanze
  • Mozart (Yuri Egorov, piano ; Philharmonia Orchestra ; Wolfgang Sawallisch, conductor)
  • (8:58)
  • Piano classics.
  • Piano concerto in G, M. 83.
  • Adagio assai
  • Ravel (Hélène Grimaud, piano ; Baltimore Symphony Orchestra ; David Zinman, conductor)
  • (10:02)
  • Prelude in E minor, op. 28 no. 4
  • Chopin (Nikolai Lugansky, piano)
  • (2:07)
  • Goldberg variations : BWV 988.
  • Aria
  • Bach (Daniel Barenboim, piano)
  • Piano concerto no. 2 in C minor, op. 18.
  • (4:59)
  • Piano concerto in A minor, op. 19.
  • Allegro molto moderato
  • (extract)
  • Grieg (Cécile Ousset, piano ; London Symphony Orchestra ; Sir Neville Marriner, conductor)
  • (4:29)
  • Suite bergamasque : L. 75.
  • Claire de lune
  • Debussy (Kun Woo Paik, piano)
  • (5:45)
  • Moderato
  • Songs without words.
  • Book 6, op. 67.
  • Allegro leggiero
  • Mendelssohn (Alexandre Tharaud, piano)
  • (1:59)
  • Kinderszenen : op. 15.
  • Träumerei
  • Schumann (Martha Argerich, piano)
  • (2:51)
  • Pictures at an exhibition.
  • Rachmaninov (Leif Ove Andsnes, piano ; Berliner Philharmoniker ; Antonio Pappano, conductor)
  • No. 10 : The great gate at Kiev
  • Mussorgsky (Alexis Weissenberg, piano)
  • (4:59)
  • The seasons : op. 37b.
  • June :
  • (Barcarolle)
  • Tchaikovsky (Mikhail Pletnev, piano)
  • (4:39)
  • Liebesträume : S 541.
  • No. 3 in A-flat
  • (10:11)
  • Liszt (Kun Woo Paik, piano)
  • (5:35) --
  • Nocturne in C-sharp minor, op. posth.
  • Chopin (Mikhail Pletnev, piano)
  • Handel (Royal Choral Society ; London Philharmonic Orchestra ; Sir Andrew Davis, conductor)
  • (6:04)
  • Cantata, BWV 140 :
  • "Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme"
  • Bach (Süddeutscher Madrigalchor ; Consortium Classicum ; Wolfgang Gönnenwein, conductor)
  • (4:48)
  • Miserere
  • (extract)
  • Allegri (King's College Choir, Cambridge ; Stephen Cleobury, conductor)
  • (5:46)
  • CD 6:
  • Deutsche Messe : D. 872.
  • Zum Sanctus :
  • Heilig! heilig! heilig!
  • Schubert (Chor und Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks ; Wolfgang Sawallisch, conductor)
  • (2:28)
  • Requiem in D minor, op. 48.
  • Pie Jesu (3:39)
  • In paradisum
  • (3:22)
  • Fauré (Philippe Jaroussky, counter-tenor ; Chœur de l'Orchestre de Paris ; Orchestre de Paris ; Paavo Järvi, conductor)
  • Spiritual.
  • Mass in B minor, BWV 232.
  • Sanctus
  • Bach (Chor und Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks ; Eugen Jochum, conductor)
  • (6:08)
  • Vesperae solennes de confessore : K. 339.
  • Laudate Dominum
  • Mozart (Edda Moser, soprano ; Chor und Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks ; Eugen Jochum, conductor)
  • (5:08)
  • Cantique de Jean Racine : op. 11
  • Fauré (Chœur de l'Orchestre de Paris ; Orchestre de Paris ; Paavo Järvi, conductor)
  • Cantata :
  • (4:48)
  • Ave verum corpus : K. 618
  • Mozart (Hilliard Ensemble ; King's College Choir, Cambridge ; Cambridge Classical Players ; Stephen Cleobury, conductor)
  • (3:07)
  • Messa da Requiem.
  • Ingemisco
  • Verdi (Piotr Beczała, tenor ; Ildar Abdrazakov, bass ; Orchestre de l'Opéra National de Paris ; Philippe Jordan, conductor)
  • (3:22)
  • Messiah : BWV 56.
  • Part 3.
  • 'Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben' : BWV 147 :
  • "I know that my Redeemer liveth"
  • Handel (Lucy Crowe, soprano ; Le Concert d'Astrée ; Emmanuelle Haïm, conductor)
  • (6:01)
  • L'enfance du Christ : op. 25.
  • Part 2.
  • The shepherds' farewell
  • Berlioz (Chœurs René Duclos ; Orchestre da la Société des Concerts du Conservatoire ; André Cluytens)
  • (3:52)
  • The Creation.
  • Part 1.
  • "Jesu, joy of man's desiring"
  • "The heavens are telling"
  • Haydn (Heather Harper, soprano ; Robert Tear, tenor ; John-Shirley Quirk, bass-baritone ; King's College Choir, Cambridge ; Academy of St. Martin in the Fields ; Sir David Willcocks, conductor)
  • (4:46)
  • Requiem in D minor, K. 626.
  • Lacrimosa
  • Mozart (Philharmonia Chorus & Orchestra ; Carl Maria Giulini, conductor)
  • (3:40)
  • Messiah : HWV 56.
  • Hallelujah
  • Handel (Ambrosian Singers ; English Chamber Orchestra ; Sir Charles Mackerras, conductor)
  • Bach ; arr. Marriner (Calia Nicklin, oboe ; Academy of St. Martin-In-The-Fields ; Sir Neville Marriner, conductor)
  • (4:05)
  • (5:14)
  • Zadok the priest : HWV 258
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