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  • Release Date: 2/24/2009
  • Label: Warner Classics
  • EAN: 5099926475226
  • Catalog Number: 64752
  • Sales rank: 324,763

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 La Ronde des Lutins, scherzo fantastique for violin & piano, Op. 25 - Antonio Bazzini & Maxim Vengerov (5:30)
  2. 2 Sonata for solo violin No. 3 in C major, BWV 1005: 4. Allegro assai - Johann Sebastian Bach & Nigel Kennedy (5:08)
  3. 3 Sonata for violin & piano No. 5 in F major ("Spring"), Op. 24: 3. Rondo - Ludwig van Beethoven & Hephzibah Menuhin (6:38)
  4. 4 Caprice for solo violin in A minor (Theme & Variations), Op. 1/24, MS 25/24 - Niccolò Paganini & Michael Rabin (4:30)
  5. 5 Andante and Variations on "Di tanti palpiti," for violin (flute) & harp in F major, QR vi/1 - Gioachino Rossini & Andrei Gavrilov (3:20)
  6. 6 La Gitana for violin & piano (after an 18th century Arabo-Spanish Gypsy song) - John Lenehan & Fritz Kreisler (3:03)
  7. 7 Thaïs, opera in 3 acts: Méditation - Jules Massenet & Kyung-Wha Chung (4:46)
  8. 8 Gayane, ballet in 4 acts: Sabre Dance - Pavel Gililov & Aram Khachaturian (2:20)
  9. 9 Berceuse, for violin & piano (or orchestra) in D Major, Op. 16 - Gabriel Fauré & Jean-Philippe Collard (3:27)
  10. 10 Hungarian Dance for piano, 4 hands, in G minor, WoO 1/5 - Johannes Brahms & Piers Lane (2:31)
  11. 11 Polonaise (No. 1) de concert, for violin & orchestra in D major, Op. 4 - Henryk Wieniawski & Maxim Vengerov (5:58)
  12. 12 Valse-scherzo, for violin & orchestra (or violin & piano) in C major, Op. 34 - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky & David Oistrakh (5:28)
  13. 13 The Gadfly, suite from the film score, Op. 97a (assembled by Atovmyan): Romance - Dmitry Shostakovich & Piers Lane (3:14)
  14. 14 Introduction and Tarantella, for violin & orchestra, Op. 43 - Pablo de Sarasate & Maxim Vengerov (5:19)
  15. 15 Ellens Gesang III ("Ave Maria"), song for voice & piano, D. 839 (Op. 52/6) - Franz Schubert & Kyung-Wha Chung (5:11)
  16. 16 Csárdás, for violin & piano - Vittorio Monti & Nigel Kennedy (4:45)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Waltz for piano No. 1 in E flat major, Op. 18, CT. 207 - Frédéric Chopin & Dmitri Alexeev (5:38)
  2. 2 Piano Sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor ("Moonlight"), Op. 27/2: 1. Adagio sostenuto - Ludwig van Beethoven & Moura Lympany (5:53)
  3. 3 Improvisation on Handel's Sarabande, for piano - Gabriela Montero & Gabriela Montero (3:53)
  4. 4 La Campanella II, etude for piano in G sharp minor (Grand Paganini Étude No. 3), S. 141/3 (LW A173/3) - John Ogdon & Franz Liszt (4:10)
  5. 5 Cantata No. 147, "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben," BWV 147 (BC A174): Jesu, joy of man's desiring - Alexis Weissenberg & Johann Sebastian Bach (3:32)
  6. 6 Fantasy-Impromptu for piano in C sharp minor, Op. 66, CT. 46 - Frédéric Chopin & Daniel Adni (4:57)
  7. 7 Kinderszenen No. 7 ("Träumerei"), for piano, Op. 15/7 - Robert Schumann & Moura Lympany (2:40)
  8. 8 Polonaise for piano No. 6 in A flat major ("Héroique"), Op. 53, CT. 155 - Frédéric Chopin & Martha Argerich (6:34)
  9. 9 Nocturne for piano No. 5 in F sharp major, Op. 15/2, CT. 112 - Frédéric Chopin & Maurizio Pollini (3:29)
  10. 10 Prelude for piano No.1 in C sharp minor ("The Bells of Moscow"), Op. 3/2 - John Ogdon & Sergey Rachmaninov (4:02)
  11. 11 Golliwogg's Cakewalk, for piano (Children's Corner No. 6), L. 113/6 - Claude Debussy & Moura Lympany (2:54)
  12. 12 Gymnopedie for piano No.1 - Aldo Ciccolini & Erik Satie (3:09)
  13. 13 Bryllupsdag på Troldhaugen (Wedding Day at Troldhaugen), lyric piece for piano, Op. 65/6 - Edvard Grieg & Leif Ove Andsnes (6:22)
  14. 14 Suite española No. 1, for piano, Op. 47, B. 7: Granada - Isaac Albéniz & Alicia de Larrocha (4:55)
  15. 15 Ritual Fire Dance, for orchestra (from "El Amor brujo") - Manuel de Falla & Moura Lympany (4:07)
  16. 16 Pictures at an Exhibition (Kartinki s vïstavski), for piano: The Great Gate at Kiev - Alexis Weissenberg & Modest Mussorgsky (4:58)
Disc 3
  1. 1 The Prince of Denmark's March (Trumpet Voluntary) for brass, winds & percussion (or keyboard or trumpet & organ) in D major - Jeremiah Clarke & Maurice André (2:54)
  2. 2 Solo de concours for clarinet & piano - André Messager & Julien Quentin (5:29)
  3. 3 Carnival of the Animals, zoological fantasy for 2 pianos & ensemble: The Swan - Camille Saint-Saëns & The Nash Ensemble (2:57)
  4. 4 Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Badinerie - Johann Sebastian Bach & Alison Balsom (1:32)
  5. 5 Intermezzo and Tarantella for double bass & piano, Op. 9: Tarantella - Reinhold Glière & Bozo Paradzik (4:43)
  6. 6 Concert study, for trumpet & piano, Op. 49 - Ole Edvard Antonsen & Alexander Goedicke (3:20)
  7. 7 Tango, for piano - Igor Stravinsky & James Crabb (2:58)
  8. 8 Cantata No. 29, "Wir danken dir, Gott, wir danken dir," BWV 29 (BC B8): Siciliano - Johann Sebastian Bach & Leon Goossens (5:24)
  9. 9 Pièces (6), for harp: Scherzetto - Jacques Ibert & Markus Klinko (3:10)
  10. 10 Sonata for Saxophone & Piano, Op. 19: 3. Avec gaîté - Paul Creston & Jean Marie Londeix (3:40)
  11. 11 Chôros No. 1, for guitar, "Tipico brasileiro", A. 161 - Heitor Villa-Lobos & Manuel Barrueco (4:57)
  12. 12 Sonata for flute & piano, FP 164: 3. Presto giocoso - Francis Poulenc & Eric le Sage (3:37)
  13. 13 Alla caccia, for horn & piano - Philip Fowke & Alan Abbott (2:44)
  14. 14 Alborada del Gracioso, for orchestra: [Excerpt] - Maurice Ravel & Colin Currie (3:56)
  15. 15 Chôros No. 2, for flute & clarinet, A. 197 - Heitor Villa-Lobos & Paul Meyer (2:32)
  16. 16 Blue Bells of Scotland - Arthur Pryor & Ian Bousfield (5:57)
  17. 17 Toccata from Organ Symphony No. 5 - Charles-Marie Widor & Wayne Marshall (5:00)
Disc 4
  1. 1 Eugene Onegin, opera, Op. 24: Polonaise - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky & Paavo Järvi (4:55)
  2. 2 Festive Overture, for orchestra in A major, Op. 96 - Andrew Litton & Dmitry Shostakovich (5:53)
  3. 3 Simple Symphony, for string orchestra, Op. 4: Playful Pizzicato - Benjamin Britten & Christopher Warren-Green (3:28)
  4. 4 Prodaná nevesta (The Bartered Bride), opera, JB 1:100: Dance of the Comedians - Rudolf Kempe & Bedrich Smetana (4:17)
  5. 5 Copenhagen Steam Railway Galop for orchestra (or piano) (Kjøbenhjavns Jernbane-Damp-Galop) - Lavard Friisholm & Hans Christian Lumbye (3:47)
  6. 6 Overture: Ruslan and Ludmilla, G. xivov - Bavarian State Opera Orchestra & Mikhail Glinka (5:21)
  7. 7 Joyeuse marche (Marche française), for orchestra or piano, 4 hands - Thomas Beecham & Emmanuel Chabrier (3:43)
  8. 8 Slavonic Dance No. 15 for orchestra in C major, B. 147/7 (Op. 72/7) - Mariss Jansons & Antonin Dvorák (3:11)
  9. 9 La Damnation de Faust, for mezzo-soprano, tenor, baritone, bass, chorus and orchestra, ("légende dramatique") H. 111 (Op. 24): Hungarian March - Hector Berlioz & Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra (4:16)
  10. 10 Lieutenant Kijé, film score and suite for orchestra, Op. 60: 4. Troika - Sergey Prokofiev & London Philharmonic Orchestra (2:55)
  11. 11 España, rhapsody for orchestra, also arranged for 2 pianos - Herbert von Karajan & Emmanuel Chabrier (5:59)
  12. 12 Leichtes Blut (Light as a Feather), polka schnell for orchestra, Op. 319 (RV 319) - Johann Strauss II & Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra (2:36)
  13. 13 Overture to Candide, for orchestra - André Previn & Leonard Bernstein (4:17)
  14. 14 Tahiti Trot, for orchestra (arr. of Youmans "Tea for Two"), Op. 16 - Paavo Järvi & Dmitry Shostakovich (3:35)
  15. 15 Alexis Zorbas, ballet suite: Finale - Mikis Theodorakis & Mariss Jansons (4:41)
  16. 16 Flourish with Fireworks, Op 22 - Oliver Knussen & City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (4:07)
Disc 5
  1. 1 Les Filles de Cadix, bolero for voice & piano (or orchestra) - Michel Dalberto & Léo Delibes (3:07)
  2. 2 Londonderry Air (Danny Boy), folk song - Irish Traditional & Gerald Moore (3:47)
  3. 3 Earth and Air and Rain, song cycle for baritone & piano, Op. 15: Rollicum-rorum - Gerald Finzi & Jonathan Lemalu (1:59)
  4. 4 Clavelitos!, for voice & piano - Joaquín Valverde & Victoria de Los Angeles (1:43)
  5. 5 Danse macabre, song for voice & orchestra - Camille Saint-Saëns & Jean-Philippe Collard (2:10)
  6. 6 Sweet Polly Oliver, for voice & piano (Folk Songs, Vol. 3) - Benjamin Britten & Geoffrey Parsons (2:47)
  7. 7 Duetto buffo di due gatti (Cat Duet), for 2 voices & piano (spurious), QR iv/1 - Gioachino Rossini & Felicity Lott (3:17)
  8. 8 Jeanie with the Light Brown Hair, for voice & piano - Stephen Foster & David Alpher (4:20)
  9. 9 Swing Low, Sweet Chariot - Dmitri Alexeev & Traditional Spiritual (3:03)
  10. 10 La danza. Tarantella Napolitana ("Già la luna è in mezzo al mare"), for voice & piano (Soirées musicales) - Gioachino Rossini & Martin Katz (2:55)
  11. 11 L'invitation au voyage ("Mon enfant, ma soeur"), song for voice & piano (or orchestra) - Henri Duparc & Christine Rice (4:31)
  12. 12 La Barque légère, song for voice & piano - Giacomo Meyerbeer & Thomas Hampson (4:30)
  13. 13 An die Musik ("Du holde Kunst..."), song for voice & piano, D. 547 (Op. 88/4) - Franz Schubert & Janet Baker (2:54)
  14. 14 Ständchen ("Horch, horch, die Lerche"), song for voice & piano, D. 889 - Franz Schubert & William Shakespeare (3:45)
  15. 15 Russian Folksongs (12) for voice & piano, Op. 104: Wedding Song - Sergey Prokofiev & Mstislav Rostropovich (3:18)
  16. 16 O lieb, so lang du lieben kannst!, for piano, S. 540a - Franz Liszt & James Lockhart (6:25)
  17. 17 La regata veneziana ("Voga o Tonio benedetto"), for 2 sopranos & piano ("Notturno a due voci") (Soirées Musicales) - Gioachino Rossini & Victoria de Los Angeles (4:50)
  18. 18 Schwanengesang (Swan Song), song cycle for voice & piano, D. 957 - Franz Schubert & Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (3:05)
  19. 19 La Tempranica, zarzuela: Zapateado - Jerónimo Giménez & Alicia de Larrocha (1:32)
Disc 6
  1. 1 Il barbière di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville), opera: Largo al factotum - Gioachino Rossini & Thomas Hampson (4:55)
  2. 2 La Traviata, opera: Sempre libera - Giuseppe Verdi & June Anderson (3:55)
  3. 3 Lucia di Lammermoor, opera: Verranno a te - Gaetano Donizetti & June Anderson (4:39)
  4. 4 Faust, opera: Salut! demeure chaste et pure - Charles Gounod & Alfredo Kraus (4:50)
  5. 5 Rusalka, opera, B. 203 (Op. 114): Song to the Moon - Antonin Dvorák & London Philharmonic Orchestra (6:01)
  6. 6 Semele, oratorio, HWV 58: Where'er you walk - John Mark Ainsley & George Frideric Handel (4:35)
  7. 7 L' Amour masqué, operetta: J'ai deux amants - André Messager & London Philharmonic Orchestra (3:25)
  8. 8 Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), opera, K. 620: Dies Bildnis ist bezaubernd schön - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Ian Bostridge (3:55)
  9. 9 Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), opera, K. 620: Der Vogelfänger bin ich, ja - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Olaf Bär (3:01)
  10. 10 Giuditta, opera in 5 acts: Ich weiß es selber nicht...Meine Lippen, sie küsse - Franz Lehár & Barbara Hendricks (5:38)
  11. 11 La Chulapona, zarzuela: Romanza. Noche madrileña - Federico Moreno Torroba & John Barker (3:32)
  12. 12 Die Fledermaus (The Bat), operetta (RV 503): Klänge der Heimat - Johann Strauss II & John Barker (4:44)
  13. 13 Glitter and Be Gay, for soprano & orchestra (from "Candide") - Natalie Dessay & Leonard Bernstein (5:48)
  14. 14 Tu, ca nun chiagne!, for voice & piano (or orchestra) - Ernesto de Curtis & Roberto Alagna (3:12)
  15. 15 Valurile Dunarii (Waves of the Danube), operetta: Muszica - George Grigoriu & Asher Fisch (3:05)
  16. 16 La Traviata, opera: Libiamo, ne'lieti calici - Giuseppe Verdi & John Barker (4:06)
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