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  • Release Date: 2/25/2014
  • Label: Imports
  • UPC: 654378712920
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Disc 1
  1. 1 Zadok the Priest, coronation anthem No. 1 for chorus & orchestra, HWV 258 - George Frideric Handel & Geraint Jones Orchestra (5:56)
  2. 2 Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air on the G String - Johann Sebastian Bach & Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra (3:45)
  3. 3 Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV 1067: Badinierie - Johann Sebastian Bach & Bath Festival Orchestra (1:27)
  4. 4 Toccata and Fugue, for organ in D minor, BWV 565 (BC J37): Toccata - Johann Sebastian Bach & Fernando Germani (1:11)
  5. 5 Violin Concerto, for violin, strings & continuo in E major ("La Primavera," The Four Seasons; "Il cimento" No. 1), Op.8/1, RV 269: [Excerpt] - Antonio Vivaldi & I Musici (3:43)
  6. 6 El Amor brujo, ballet for mezzo-soprano & small orchestra in 1 act, G. 44: Ritual Fire Dance - Manuel de Falla & Leopold Stokowski (3:23)
  7. 7 La forza del destino, opera: Overture (Excerpt) - Giuseppe Verdi & John Barbirolli (2:54)
  8. 8 Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: Hallelujah Chorus - George Frideric Handel & Adrian Boult (4:36)
  9. 9 Water Music Suite No. 2 for orchestra in D major, HWV 349: Allegro deciso - George Frideric Handel & London Symphony Orchestra (3:13)
  10. 10 Solomon, oratorio, HWV 67: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba - George Frideric Handel & Thomas Beecham (3:10)
  11. 11 Adagio, for violin, strings & organ in G minor, T. Mi 26 (composed by Remo Giazotto; not by Albinoni) - Tomaso Albinoni & Maria Teresa Garatti (6:55)
  12. 12 The Prince of Denmark's March (Trumpet Voluntary) for brass, winds & percussion (or keyboard or trumpet & organ) in D major - Jeremiah Clarke & John Barbirolli (2:49)
  13. 13 Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492: Overture - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Carlo Maria Giulini (4:14)
  14. 14 Horn Concerto No. 4 in E flat major, K. 495: Rondo - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Dennis Brain (3:29)
  15. 15 Serenade No. 13 for strings in G major ("Eine kleine Nachtmusik"), K. 525: Allegro - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra (3:17)
  16. 16 Piano Sonata No. 11 in A major ("Alla Turca") K. 331 (K. 300i): Rondo alla Turca - Walter Gieseking & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (3:37)
  17. 17 Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K. 550: Allegro di molto - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Erich Kleiber (5:26)
  18. 18 Bagatelle for piano in A minor ("Für Elise"), WoO 59 - Wilhelm Kempff & Ludwig van Beethoven (2:47)
  19. 19 Symphony No. 5 in C minor ("Fate"), Op. 67: Allegro con brio - Otto Klemperer & Ludwig van Beethoven (7:59)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Symphony No. 6 in F major ("Pastoral"), Op. 68: Shepherd's Thanksgiving After the Storm (Excerpt) - Ludwig van Beethoven & Herbert von Karajan (2:15)
  2. 2 Symphony No. 9 in D minor ("Choral"), Op. 125: Ode to Joy (Excerpt) - Ludwig van Beethoven & Wiener Singverein (6:48)
  3. 3 Piano Sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor ("Moonlight"), Op. 27/2: Adagio - Wilhelm Kempff & Ludwig van Beethoven (3:25)
  4. 4 Rosamunde, Fürstin von Cypern, incidental music, D. 797 (Op. 26): Entr'Acte - Wilhelm Furtwangler & Franz Schubert (3:00)
  5. 5 Symphony No. 5 in B flat major, D. 485: Allegro - Franz Schubert & Chicago Symphony Orchestra (4:35)
  6. 6 Quintet for piano, violin, viola, cello & double bass in A major ("Trout"), D. 667 (Op. posth. 114): Theme & Variations (Excerpt) - Franz Schubert & Clifford Curzon (2:55)
  7. 7 Song without Words for piano No. 30 in A major ("Frühlingslied"), Op. 62/6 - Walter Gieseking & Felix Mendelssohn (2:47)
  8. 8 A Midsummer Night's Dream, incidental music, Op. 61: Wedding March - George Szell & Felix Mendelssohn (4:53)
  9. 9 Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64: Allegro di molto appassionato - Felix Mendelssohn & London Symphony Orchestra (3:08)
  10. 10 Kinderszenen No. 7 ("Träumerei"), for piano, Op. 15/7 - Robert Schumann & Clifford Curzon (3:02)
  11. 11 Hungarian Dances (21) for orchestra, WoO 1: No. 1 in G Minor - Johannes Brahms & Antal Doráti (2:36)
  12. 12 Hungarian Dances (21) for orchestra, WoO 1: No. 5 - Johannes Brahms & Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra (2:29)
  13. 13 Wiegenlied ("Guten Abend, gut Nacht"), song for voice & piano, Op. 49/4 - Johannes Brahms & Suzanne Danco (1:40)
  14. 14 An der schönen, blauen Donau (On the Beautiful, Blue Danube), waltz for orchestra (with chorus ad lib), Op. 314 (RV 314): [Excerpt] - Johann Strauss II & Herbert von Karajan (5:37)
  15. 15 Tritsch-Tratsch-Polka (Chit-Chat Polka), for orchestra, Op. 214 (RV 214) - Johann Strauss II & Herbert von Karajan (2:40)
  16. 16 Radetzky-Marsch, for orchestra, Op. 228 - Johann Strauss II & Johann Strauss I (2:50)
  17. 17 Liebesträume, notturno for piano No. 3 in A flat major ("O Lieb, so lang du lieben kannst"), S. 541/3 (LW A103/3) - Franz Liszt & György Cziffra (4:44)
  18. 18 Die Walküre (The Valkyrie), opera, WWV 86b: Ride of the Walkyries - Richard Wagner & Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra (5:48)
  19. 19 Carmina Burana, scenic cantata for soloists, choruses & orchestra: O Fortuna - Carl Orff & Eugene Ormandy (2:46)
Disc 3
  1. 1 Nutcracker, suite from the ballet, Op. 71a: March - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky & Ernest Ansermet (2:28)
  2. 2 Nutcracker, suite from the ballet, Op. 71a: Chinese Dance - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky & Ernest Ansermet (1:03)
  3. 3 Nutcracker, suite from the ballet, Op. 71a: Dance of the Mirlitons - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky & Ernest Ansermet (2:15)
  4. 4 Nutcracker, suite from the ballet, Op. 71a: Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky & Ernest Ansermet (1:59)
  5. 5 The Sleeping Beauty, ballet, Op. 66: Waltz - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky & Ernest Ansermet (4:21)
  6. 6 Romeo and Juliet, fantasy-overture for orchestra in B minor (3 versions): Love Theme - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky & Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra (3:27)
  7. 7 Piano Concerto No. 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23: Opening - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky & Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra (4:05)
  8. 8 1812 -- Festival Overture, for orchestra in E flat major, Op. 49: Finale - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky & Herbert von Karajan (7:05)
  9. 9 The Swan Lake, ballet, Op. 20: Scena - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky & Ernest Ansermet (2:35)
  10. 10 The Swan Lake, ballet, Op. 20: Dance of the Little Swans - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky & Ernest Ansermet (1:17)
  11. 11 Romeo and Juliet, ballet in 4 acts, Op. 64: Dance of the Knights - Sergey Prokofiev & Karel Ancerl (3:41)
  12. 12 Masquerada, suite from the incidental music for orchestra (or piano): Waltz - Aram Khachaturian & Kirill Kondrashin (4:27)
  13. 13 Spartacus, ballet: Adagio of Spartacus & Phrygia - Aram Khachaturian & Bolshoi Theater Orchestra (9:01)
  14. 14 Gayane, ballet in 4 acts: Sabre Dance - Aram Khachaturian & Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra (2:13)
  15. 15 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini (Introduction and 24 Variations), for piano & orchestra in A minor, Op. 43: Variation 18 - Sergey Rachmaninov & Adrian Boult (2:45)
  16. 16 Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18: Opening - Sergey Rachmaninov & Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra (2:37)
  17. 17 Prelude for piano No.1 in C sharp minor ("The Bells of Moscow"), Op. 3/2 - Sergey Rachmaninov & Moura Lympany (4:11)
  18. 18 Concierto de Aranjuez, for guitar & orchestra: Adagio (Excerpt) - Narciso Yepes & Joaquín Rodrigo (4:58)
  19. 19 Canon in D major, instrumental arrangement - Johann Pachelbel & Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra (4:28)
Disc 4
  1. 1 La boutique fantasque, ballet after Rossini, P. 120: Tarantella - Ottorino Respighi & Boston Pops Orchestra (2:07)
  2. 2 Prince Igor, opera (completed by Rimsky-Korsakov & Glazunov): Dance of the Polovtsian Maidens - Alexander Borodin & Bolshoi Theater Orchestra (2:25)
  3. 3 Cavalleria rusticana, opera (melodramma) in 1 act: Intermezzo - Pietro Mascagni & Tullio Serafin (3:54)
  4. 4 Madama Butterfly (Madame Butterfly), opera: Humming Chorus - Giacomo Puccini & Tullio Serafin (3:17)
  5. 5 Carmen, opera: Prélude - Georges Bizet & Thomas Beecham (2:14)
  6. 6 Thaïs, opera in 3 acts: Méditation - Jules Massenet & Herbert von Karajan (5:52)
  7. 7 Boléro, ballet for orchestra: [Excerpt] - Leonard Bernstein & Maurice Ravel (3:30)
  8. 8 La Fille Mal Gardée, ballet: Clog Dance - Ferdinand Hérold & John Lanchbery (2:12)
  9. 9 Coppélia, ou La fille aux yeux d'émail, ballet: Waltz - Léo Delibes & Ernest Ansermet (2:56)
  10. 10 Sylvia, ou La nymphe de Diane, ballet: Pizzicato - Léo Delibes & Anatole Fistoulari (2:05)
  11. 11 Carnival of the Animals, zoological fantasy for 2 pianos & ensemble: The Swan - Camille Saint-Saëns & Skitch Henderson (2:38)
  12. 12 Les contes d'Hoffmann, opera in 4 acts: Barcarolle - Jacques Offenbach & Herbert von Karajan (4:02)
  13. 13 Clair de lune, for piano (Suite Bergamasque No. 3), L. 75/3 - Walter Gieseking & Claude Debussy (4:48)
  14. 14 Requiem, for 2 solo voices, chorus, organ & orchestra, Op. 48: In Paradisum - Gabriel Fauré & Ernest Ansermet (4:00)
  15. 15 L' Arlésienne, incidental music for voices & orchestra for the play by Alphonse Daudet: Farandole - Georges Bizet & Thomas Beecham (3:42)
  16. 16 Symphony No. 9 in E minor ("From the New World"), B. 178 (Op. 95) (first published as No. 5): Goin' Home. Adagio (Excerpt) - Antonin Dvorak & Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra (5:00)
  17. 17 Adagio for strings (or string quartet; arr. from 2nd mvt. of String Quartet), Op. 11 - Samuel Barber & Eugene Ormandy (7:58)
  18. 18 Rhapsody in Blue, for piano & orchestra (orchestrated by F. Grofé): (Excerpt) - George Gershwin & Earl Wild (3:16)
  19. 19 Overture to Candide, for orchestra - Leonard Bernstein (4:01)
Disc 5
  1. 1 Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16: Opening Theme - Edvard Grieg & Clifford Curzon (2:26)
  2. 2 Peer Gynt Suite for orchestra (or piano or piano, 4 hands) No. 1, Op. 46: Morning - Edvard Grieg & Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra (3:57)
  3. 3 Peer Gynt Suite for orchestra (or piano or piano, 4 hands) No. 1, Op. 46: In the Hall of the Mountain King - Edvard Grieg & Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra (2:26)
  4. 4 Karelia Suite, for orchestra, Op. 11: Alla Marcia - Jean Sibelius & Thomas Jensen (4:14)
  5. 5 Finlandia, tone poem for orchestra, Op. 26: (Excerpt) - Jean Sibelius & Herbert von Karajan (4:54)
  6. 6 Prelude for piano No. 7 in A major, Op. 28/7, CT. 172 - Frédéric Chopin & Claudio Arrau (0:49)
  7. 7 Waltz for piano No. 6 in D flat major ("Minute"), Op. 64/1, CT. 212 - Frédéric Chopin & Dinu Lipatti (1:44)
  8. 8 Waltz for piano No. 4 in F major, Op. 34/3, CT. 210 - Frédéric Chopin & Dinu Lipatti (4:35)
  9. 9 Polonaise for piano No. 3 in A major ("Military"), Op. 40/1, CT. 152 - Frédéric Chopin & Philippe Entremont (5:36)
  10. 10 Vltava (The Moldau), symphonic poem (Má Vlast No. 2), JB 1:112/2: (Excerpt) - Bedrich Smetana & Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra (2:56)
  11. 11 I vow to thee, my country, for chorus & orchestra, H. 148 - Gustav Holst & Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra (7:35)
  12. 12 Enigma Variations, for orchestra, Op. 36: Nimrod - Edward Elgar & London Symphony Orchestra (3:49)
  13. 13 Land of Hope and Glory, for voice & piano (arr. by Benson from March Op.39/1 & Coronation Ode Op.44) - Edward Elgar & Arthur Bliss (5:58)
  14. 14 Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85: Adagio - Edward Elgar & André Navarra (4:36)
  15. 15 The Flight of the Bumble Bee, musical picture for orchestra (from The Tale of Tsar Saltan) - Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov & Bolshoi Theater Orchestra (1:31)
  16. 16 Also sprach Zarathustra (Thus Spoke Zoroaster), tone poem for orchestra, Op. 30 (TrV 176): Opening (From "2001 - A Space Odyssey") - Richard Strauss & Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra (1:44)
  17. 17 Les contes d'Hoffmann, opera in 4 acts: Can Can - Jacques Offenbach & Herbert von Karajan (1:06)
  18. 18 La Gioconda, opera in 4 acts: Dance of the Hours (Excerpt) - Amilcare Ponchielli & Fernando Previtali (1:18)
  19. 19 The Lark Ascending, romance for violin & orchestra - Ralph Vaughan Williams & Adrian Boult (13:20)
  20. 20 Jerusalem ("And did those feet in ancient time"), for chorus & organ (or orchestra) - Hubert Parry & BBC Symphony Orchestra (2:35)
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