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  • Release Date: 10/12/2010
  • Label: Warner Classics
  • EAN: 5099963167320
  • Catalog Number: 31673
  • Sales rank: 127,989

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Also sprach Zarathustra (Thus Spoke Zoroaster), tone poem for orchestra, Op. 30 (TrV 176): Opening - Richard Strauss & David Bell (1:44)
    Composed byRichard Strauss
    Conducted byKlaus Tennstedt
    Performed byLondon Philharmonic Orchestra, Klaus Tennstedt
  2. 2 Die Walküre (The Valkyrie), opera, WWV 86b: Ride of the Valkyries (concert version) - Richard Wagner & Mariss Jansons (4:46)
    Composed byRichard Wagner
    Conducted byMariss Jansons
    Performed byMariss Jansons, Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
  3. 3 Requiem for soloists, chorus, and orchestra, K. 626: Sequenz: Lacrimosa - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Richard Hickox (3:09)
    Composed byWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Conducted byRichard Hickox
    Performed byRichard Hickox, London Symphony Chorus, Northern Sinfonia, Northern Sinfonia Chorus
  4. 4 You Only Live Twice, film score: Main Theme - John Barry & Nic Raine (2:54)
    Composed byJohn Barry
    Conducted byNic Raine
    Performed byNic Raine, City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra
  5. 5 Star Wars, Episode IV: A New Hope, film score: Main Theme - John Williams [composer] & Geoff Love (3:15)
    Composed byJohn Williams [composer]
    Conducted byGeoff Love
    Performed byGeoff Love, Geoff Love Orchestra
  6. 6 Gladiator, film score: Suite - Hans Zimmer & Nic Raine (2:20)
    Composed byHans Zimmer
    Conducted byNic Raine
    Performed byNic Raine, City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra
  7. 7 Les Pêcheurs de perles, opera in 3 acts: Act 1. Au fond du temple saint - Georges Bizet & Ernest Blanc (6:25)
    Composed byGeorges Bizet
    Conducted byPierre Dervaux
    Performed byErnest Blanc, Pierre Dervaux, Nicolai Gedda, Theatre National de L'opera-Comique Orchestre
  8. 8 Cavalleria rusticana, opera (melodramma) in 1 act: Intermezzo - Pietro Mascagni & Riccardo Muti (3:40)
    Composed byPietro Mascagni
    Conducted byRiccardo Muti
    Performed byRiccardo Muti, New Philharmonia Orchestra
  9. 9 Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets, film score: Fawkes the Phoenix - John Williams [composer] & Nic Raine (3:38)
    Composed byJohn Williams [composer]
    Conducted byNic Raine
    Performed byNic Raine, City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra
  10. 10 Saving Private Ryan, film score: Hymn to the Fallen - John Williams [composer] & Paul Bateman (6:01)
    Composed byJohn Williams [composer]
    Conducted byPaul Bateman
    Performed byPaul Bateman, Crouch End Festival Chorus, City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra
  11. 11 Divertimento for violin, viola & cello in E flat major, K. 563: 3. Menuetto (Allegro) - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Gérard Caussé (5:16)
    Composed byWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
  12. 12 The Sorcerer's Apprentice (L'apprenti sorcier), symphonic scherzo for orchestra: Excerpt - Paul Dukas & Mariss Jansons (6:37)
    Composed byPaul Dukas
    Conducted byMariss Jansons
    Performed byMariss Jansons, Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
  13. 13 Braveheart, film score: End titles - James Horner & Paul Bateman (7:00)
    Composed byJames Horner
    Conducted byPaul Bateman
    Performed byPaul Bateman, City of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra
Disc 2
  1. 1 Serenade No. 13 for strings in G major ("Eine kleine Nachtmusik"), K. 525: 1. Allegro - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Neville Marriner (5:47)
    Composed byWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Conducted byNeville Marriner
    Performed byNeville Marriner, Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
  2. 2 Clarinet Concerto in A major, K. 622: 2. Adagio (reconstructed for bassett clarinet) - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Dresden Staatskapelle (6:35)
    Composed byWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Conducted byHans Vonk
    Performed byDresden Staatskapelle, Hans Vonk
  3. 3 Concerto for 2 pianos & orchestra in E flat major ("Concerto No. 10"), K. 365 (K. 316a): Rondo (Allegro) - André Previn & André Previn (6:43)
    Composed byWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Conducted byAndré Previn
    Performed byAndré Previn, London Symphony Orchestra
  4. 4 Recuerdos de la Alhambra, for guitar - Francisco Tárrega & Christopher Parkening (3:55)
    Composed byFrancisco Tárrega
  5. 5 Concerto for flute, harp & orchestra in C major, K. 299 (K. 297c): 2. Andantino - James Galway & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (3:00)
    Composed byWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Conducted byHerbert von Karajan
    Performed byBerlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Herbert von Karajan
  6. 6 Stabat mater, for soprano, alto, strings & organ in F major: Stabat Mater dolorosa - Giovanni Pergolesi & Robin Blaze (3:54)
    Composed byGiovanni Pergolesi
    Conducted byPaul Daniel
    Performed byRobin Blaze, Paul Daniel, Lesley Garrett, The London Session Orchestra
  7. 7 Ave verum corpus, motet for chorus, strings & organ, K. 618 - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra (3:21)
    Composed byWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Conducted byRiccardo Muti
    Performed byBerlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Riccardo Muti, Stockholm Chamber Choir, Stockholm Radio Chorus
  8. 8 Horn Concerto No. 2 in E flat major, K. 417: 3. Rondo - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Neville Marriner (3:12)
    Composed byWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Conducted byNeville Marriner
    Performed byNeville Marriner, Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
  9. 9 Quintet for 2 violins, viola & 2 cellos in C major, D. 956 (Op. posth. 163): 2. Adagio (opening) - Franz Schubert & Quatuor Hongrois (4:36)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
  10. 10 Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492: Overture - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Colin Davis (4:18)
    Composed byWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Conducted byColin Davis
    Performed byColin Davis, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  11. 11 Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85: 1. Adagio - Moderato (opening) - Edward Elgar & Robert Cohen (3:42)
    Composed byEdward Elgar
    Conducted byNorman del Mar
    Performed byNorman del Mar, London Philharmonic Orchestra
  12. 12 Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K. 550: 1. Molto allegro (abbreviated) - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Neville Marriner (5:30)
    Composed byWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Conducted byNeville Marriner
    Performed byNeville Marriner, Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
  13. 13 Enigma Variations, for orchestra, Op. 36: 9. Nimrod - Edward Elgar & Adrian Boult (3:54)
    Composed byEdward Elgar
    Conducted byAdrian Boult
    Performed byAdrian Boult, London Symphony Orchestra
  14. 14 Symphony No. 8 in B minor ("Unfinished"), D. 759: 1. Allegro moderato (opening) - Franz Schubert & Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra (4:06)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
    Conducted byHerbert von Karajan
    Performed byBerlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Herbert von Karajan
  15. 15 Serenade No. 13 for strings in G major ("Eine kleine Nachtmusik"), K. 525: 4. Rondo (Allegro) - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Neville Marriner (3:03)
    Composed byWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Conducted byNeville Marriner
    Performed byNeville Marriner, Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
  16. 16 The Swan Lake, ballet, Op. 20: Act 2. 10. Scène - André Previn & Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky (2:47)
    Composed byPeter Ilich Tchaikovsky
    Conducted byAndré Previn
    Performed byAndré Previn, London Symphony Orchestra
  17. 17 The Planets, suite for orchestra & female chorus, Op. 32, H. 125: Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity (conclusion) - Edward Elgar & New Philharmonia Orchestra (4:50)
    Composed byEdward Elgar
    Conducted bySimon Rattle
    Performed byNew Philharmonia Orchestra, Simon Rattle
Disc 3
  1. 1 Solomon, oratorio, HWV 67: Sinfonia. The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba - George Frideric Handel & Neville Marriner (2:47)
    Composed byGeorge Frideric Handel
    Conducted byNeville Marriner
    Performed byNeville Marriner, Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
  2. 2 Toccata and Fugue, for organ in D minor, BWV 565 (BC J37): 2. Fugue - Johann Sebastian Bach & Wayne Marshall (6:20)
    Composed byJohann Sebastian Bach
  3. 3 Zadok the Priest, coronation anthem No. 1 for chorus & orchestra, HWV 258 - George Frideric Handel & Colin Davis (6:00)
    Composed byGeorge Frideric Handel
    Conducted byColin Davis
    Performed byColin Davis, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Choral Society
  4. 4 Concerto for 2 violins, strings & continuo in D minor ("Double"), BWV 1043: 2. Largo ma non tanto (opening) - Johann Sebastian Bach & Bath Festival Orchestra (2:33)
    Composed byJohann Sebastian Bach
    Conducted byYehudi Menuhin
    Performed byBath Festival Orchestra, Yehudi Menuhin
  5. 5 Gloria, for 3 solo voices, chorus, trumpet, oboe, violin (ad lib), 2 violas, 2 cellos, strings & continuo in D major, RV 589: Gloria in excelsis - Antonio Vivaldi & Andrew Parrott (2:28)
    Composed byAntonio Vivaldi
    Conducted byAndrew Parrott
    Performed byAndrew Parrott, Taverner Choir
  6. 6 Sonata for viola da gamba & keyboard No. 3 in G minor, BWV 1029: 2. Adagio (opening) - Johann Sebastian Bach & Ton Koopman (2:30)
    Composed byJohann Sebastian Bach
  7. 7 Adagio in C minor for strings & organ (previously attributed to Tomaso Albinoni): Excerpt - Remo Giazotto & Neville Marriner (5:49)
    Composed byRemo Giazotto
    Conducted byNeville Marriner
    Performed byNeville Marriner, Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
  8. 8 Mandolin Concerto, for mandolin, strings & continuo in C major, RV 425: 1. [Allegro] - Antonio Vivaldi & Louis Auriacombe (2:56)
    Composed byAntonio Vivaldi
    Conducted byLouis Auriacombe
    Performed byLouis Auriacombe, Toulouse National Chamber Orchestra
  9. 9 Goldberg Variations, for keyboard (Clavier-Übung IV), BWV 988 (BC L9): Aria - Johann Sebastian Bach & Maria Tipo (3:03)
    Composed byJohann Sebastian Bach
  10. 10 Concerto Grosso in B minor, Op.6/12, HWV 330: 3. Larghetto e piano - George Frideric Handel & Bath Festival Orchestra (4:10)
    Composed byGeorge Frideric Handel
    Conducted byYehudi Menuhin
    Performed byBath Festival Orchestra, Yehudi Menuhin
  11. 11 Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air - Johann Sebastian Bach & Neville Marriner (3:31)
    Composed byJohann Sebastian Bach
    Conducted byNeville Marriner
    Performed byNeville Marriner, Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
  12. 12 Canon in D major, instrumental arrangement - Johann Pachelbel & Neville Marriner (4:59)
    Composed byJohann Pachelbel
    Conducted byNeville Marriner
    Performed byNeville Marriner, Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
  13. 13 Violin Concerto, for violin, strings & continuo in F minor ("L'inverno," The Four Seasons; "Il cimento" No. 4), Op. 8/4, RV 297: 2. Largo - Antonio Vivaldi & Camerata Lysy Gstaad (2:05)
    Composed byAntonio Vivaldi
    Conducted byAlberto Lysy
    Performed byCamerata Lysy Gstaad, Alberto Lysy
  14. 14 Cantata No. 147, "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben," BWV 147 (BC A174): Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring - David Willcocks & Johann Sebastian Bach (3:27)
    Composed byJohann Sebastian Bach
    Conducted byDavid Willcocks
    Performed byDavid Willcocks, Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, Choir of King's College, Cambridge
  15. 15 Suite for keyboard (Suite de piece), Vol.2, No.4 in D minor, HWV 437: Sarabande (opening) - George Frideric Handel & Andrei Gavrilov (2:57)
    Composed byGeorge Frideric Handel
  16. 16 Concerto for harpsichord, strings & continuo No. 5 in F minor, BWV 1056: 2. Largo - Johann Sebastian Bach & Neville Marriner (3:25)
    Composed byJohann Sebastian Bach
    Conducted byNeville Marriner
    Performed byNeville Marriner, Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
  17. 17 Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G major, BWV 1048: 1. [Allegro] - Johann Sebastian Bach & Jerzy Maksymiuk (5:15)
    Composed byJohann Sebastian Bach
    Conducted byJerzy Maksymiuk
    Performed byJerzy Maksymiuk, Polish Chamber Orchestra, Zbigniew Czapczynaki
  18. 18 Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: Part 2. Hallelujah (chorus: Allegro) - David Willcocks & George Frideric Handel (4:25)
    Composed byGeorge Frideric Handel
    Conducted byDavid Willcocks
    Performed byDavid Willcocks, Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields, Choir of King's College, Cambridge
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