Best Classics 100, Vol. 2

Best Classics 100, Vol. 2

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Product Details

Release Date:
08/29/2006
Label:
Warner Classics
UPC:
0094637087220
catalogNumber:
70872

Tracks

  1. Carmen, opéra-comique in 4 acts: Act 1. Prelude  - Georges Bizet  - Gordon H. Jee  -  Orchestre National de France  - Seiji Ozawa
  2. Die Walküre (The Valkyrie), opera, WWV 86b: The Ride of the Valkyries  - Richard Wagner  - Mariss Jansons  - Gordon H. Jee  -  Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
  3. Carmina Burana, scenic cantata for soloists, choruses & orchestra: O Fortuna  - Carl Orff  - Gordon H. Jee  - Riccardo Muti  -  Philharmonia Chorus  -  New Philharmonia Orchestra
  4. The Tale of Tsar Saltan (Skazka o Tsare Saltane), opera in 4 acts with a prologue: The Flight of the Bumblebee  - Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov  - Neville Marriner  -  Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields  - Gordon H. Jee
  5. Pictures at an Exhibition (Kartinki s vïstavski), for orchestra, orchestrated by Ravel: The Hut on Fowl's Legs  - Modest Mussorgsky  - Mariss Jansons  - Gordon H. Jee  -  Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
  6. Pictures at an Exhibition (Kartinki s vïstavski), for orchestra, orchestrated by Ravel: The Great Gate of Kiev  - Modest Mussorgsky  - Mariss Jansons  - Gordon H. Jee  -  Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
  7. Ruslan and Lyudmila, "magic" opera in 5 acts, G. xiv: Overture  - Mikhail Glinka  -  Bavarian State Orchestra, Munich  - Gordon H. Jee  - Wolfgang Sawallisch
  8. Suite for Jazz Orchestra No. 2: Waltz No. 2  - Dmitry Shostakovich  - Mariss Jansons  - Gordon H. Jee  -  Philadelphia Orchestra
  9. Boléro, ballet for orchestra (or piano): Conclusion  - Maurice Ravel  - André Previn  - Gordon H. Jee  -  London Symphony Orchestra
  10. Il Trovatore, opera: Vedil le fosche notturne spoglie (Anvil Chorus)  - Giuseppe Verdi  -  Scala Theater Chorus  - Gordon H. Jee  - Riccardo Muti  -  Scala Theater Orchestra
  11. The Planets, suite for orchestra & female chorus, Op. 32, H. 125: Mars, the Bringer of War  - Gustav Holst  - Gordon H. Jee  -  New Philharmonia Orchestra  - Simon Rattle
  12. Symphonie fantastique for orchestra ("Episode de la vie d'un Artiste...en cinq parties"), H.48 (Op. 14): 4. Marche au supplice  - Hector Berlioz  - Leonard Bernstein  - Gordon H. Jee  -  Orchestre National de France
  13. Guillaume Tell (William Tell), opera: Overture (conclusion)  - Gioachino Rossini  - Gordon H. Jee  - Riccardo Muti  -  Philadelphia Orchestra
  14. Gayane Suite, for orchestra No. 3: Sabre Dance  - Aram Khachaturian  - Gordon H. Jee  -  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra  - Yuri Temirkanov
  15. Rhapsody in Blue, for piano & orchestra (orchestrated by F. Grofé): Opening  - George Gershwin  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Gordon H. Jee  - Wayne Marshall  - Simon Rattle
  16. Night on Bald Mountain (Noch' na Lïsoy gore), symphonic poem, edited by Rimsky-Korsakov  - Modest Mussorgsky  - Gordon H. Jee  - Georges Prêtre  -  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  17. Le Sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring), ballet in 2 parts for orchestra: Danse sacrale (L'élue)  - Igor Stravinsky  - Gordon H. Jee  -  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra  - Yuri Temirkanov
  18. Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F major, BWV 1047: 3. Allegro assai  - Johann Sebastian Bach  - Neville Marriner  -  Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields  - Mark Bennett  - Gordon H. Jee  - Celia Nicklin  -  Philip Pickett  - Kenneth Sillito
  19. 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  -  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra  - Gordon H. Jee  - Herbert von Karajan  - Anne-Sophie Mutter
  20. Water Music Suite No.2 for orchestra in D major, HWV 349: Alla Hornpipe  - George Frideric Handel  - Gordon H. Jee  - Charles Mackerras  -  Prague Chamber Orchestra
  21. Concerto for harpsichord, strings & continuo No. 5 in F minor, BWV 1056: 2. Largo  - Johann Sebastian Bach  - Neville Marriner  -  Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields  - Andrei Gavrilov  - Gordon H. Jee
  22. Music for the Royal Fireworks, for orchestra, HWV 351: La Réjouissance: Allegro  - George Frideric Handel  - Gordon H. Jee  -  Menuhin Festival Orchestra  - Yehudi Menuhin
  23. Serenade No. 6 for orchestra in D major ("Serenata Notturna"), K. 239: 1. Marcia: Maestoso  - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart  -  Bath Festival Orchestra  - Gordon H. Jee  - Yehudi Menuhin
  24. Bagatelle for piano in A minor ("Für Elise"), WoO 59  - Ludwig van Beethoven  - Moura Lympany  - Gordon H. Jee
  25. Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492: Voi che sapete  - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart  -  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra  - Gordon H. Jee  - Ann Murray  - Riccardo Muti
  26. Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat major ("Emperor"), Op. 73: 2. Adagio un poco mosso (extract)  - Ludwig van Beethoven  - Walter Gieseking  - Alceo Galliera  - Gordon H. Jee  -  New Philharmonia Orchestra
  27. Song without Words for piano No. 30 in A major ("Frühlingslied"), Op. 62/6  - Felix Mendelssohn  - Daniel Adni  - Gordon H. Jee
  28. Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor ("Pathétique"), Op. 13: 2. Adagio cantabile  - Ludwig van Beethoven  - Walter Gieseking  - Gordon H. Jee
  29. Serenade for strings (or piano, 4 hands) in C major, Op. 48: 2. Valse: Moderato  - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky  - Richard Hickox  - Gordon H. Jee  -  City of London Sinfonia
  30. Tosca, opera: Vissi d'arte  - Giacomo Puccini  - Angela Gheorghiu  - Gordon H. Jee  -  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus and Orchestra  - Antonio Pappano
  31. Prelude for piano No.1 in C sharp minor ("The Bells of Moscow"), Op. 3/2  - Sergey Rachmaninov  - Moura Lympany  - Gordon H. Jee
  32. Wiener Blut (Vienna Blood), waltz for orchestra, Op. 354 (RV 354): Extract  - Johann Strauss  - Willi Boskovsky  - Gordon H. Jee  -  Wiener Johann-Strauss Kammerorchester
  33. Vier letzte Lieder (Four Last Songs), for soprano & orchestra, o.Op. 150 (TrV 296, AV 150): Beim Schlafengehen (conclusion)  - Richard Strauss  - Gordon H. Jee  -  London Philharmonic Orchestra  - Lucia Popp  -  Klaus Tennstedt
  34. Vltava (The Moldau), symphonic poem (Má Vlast No. 2), JB 1:112/2: Vltava (extract)  - Bedrich Smetana  - Paavo Berglund  -  Dresden Staatskapelle  - Gordon H. Jee
  35. Symphony No. 4 in F minor, Op. 36: 4. Finale: Allegro con fuoco  - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky  - Gordon H. Jee  - Riccardo Muti  -  Philadelphia Orchestra
  36. Serenade No. 13 for strings in G major ("Eine kleine Nachtmusik"), K. 525: 2. Romanze: Andante  - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart  - Neville Marriner  -  Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields  - Gordon H. Jee
  37. Lohengrin, opera, WWV 75: Treulich geführt (Bridal Chorus)  - Richard Wagner  - Bernard Haitink  - Gordon H. Jee  -  Royal Opera House Covent Garden Chorus and Orchestra  -  Royal Opera House Chorus Covent Garden
  38. Carmen, opéra-comique in 4 acts: Act 3. Entr'acte  - Georges Bizet  - Gordon H. Jee  -  Orchestre National de France  - Seiji Ozawa
  39. Nocturne for piano No. 2 in E flat major, Op. 9/2, CT. 109  - Frédéric Chopin  - John Ogdon  - Gordon H. Jee
  40. Les contes d'Hoffmann, opera in 4 acts: Barcarolle  - Jacques Offenbach  - Neville Marriner  - Gordon H. Jee  -  SWR Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra
  41. Vocalise, song for voice & piano, Op. 34/14  - Sergey Rachmaninov  -  Berlin Symphony Orchestra  - Natalie Dessay  - Gordon H. Jee  - Michael Schønwandt
  42. 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  - Gordon H. Jee  - Kun Woo Paik
  43. The Planets, suite for orchestra & female chorus, Op. 32, H. 125: Venus, the Bringer of Peace  - Gustav Holst  - Gordon H. Jee  - Charles Mackerras  -  Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
  44. Pavane, for orchestra & chorus ad lib in F sharp minor, Op. 50  - Gabriel Fauré  - David Willcocks  - Gordon H. Jee  - Gareth Morris  -  New Philharmonia Orchestra
  45. Martha, opera: Ach so fromm  - Friedrich von Flotow  -  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra  - Gordon H. Jee  - Berislav Klobucar  - Fritz Wunderlich
  46. A Midsummer Night's Dream, incidental music, Op. 61: Wedding March  - Felix Mendelssohn  - Gordon H. Jee  -  Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra  - Jeffrey Tate
  47. Porgy and Bess, opera: Summertime  - George Gershwin  - Gordon H. Jee  - Kiri Te Kanawa  - John McGlinn  -  New Princess Theatre Orchestra  -  New York Choral Artists
  48. Dolly, suite for piano, 4 hands or orchestra, Op. 56: Berceuse  - Gabriel Fauré  - Jean-Philippe Collard  - Gordon H. Jee  - Bruno Rigutto
  49. Tristan und Isolde, opera, WWV 90: Mild und leise (Liebestod)  - Richard Wagner  -  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra  - Gordon H. Jee  - Cheryl Studer  - Jeffrey Tate
  50. L'oiseau de feu (The Firebird), ballet suite for orchestra: Conclusion  - Igor Stravinsky  -  Boston Symphony Orchestra  - Gordon H. Jee  - Seiji Ozawa
  51. Work(s): Te Deum~Opening  - Marc-Antoine Charpentier  - Maurice André  - Gordon H. Jee  - Jane Parker-Smith
  52. Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D major, BWV 1050: 3. Allegro  - Johann Sebastian Bach  - Neville Marriner  -  Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields  - William Bennett  - Iona Brown  - Gordon H. Jee  - George Malcolm
  53. Italian Concerto, for solo keyboard in F major (Clavier-Übung II/1), BWV 971 (BC L7): 1. Allegro  - Johann Sebastian Bach  - Richard Egarr  - Gordon H. Jee
  54. Lute (Chamber) Concerto, for lute (or guitar), 2 violins & continuo in D major, RV 93: 2. Largo  - Antonio Vivaldi  -  Lausanne Chamber Orchestra  - Lawrence Foster  - Sharon Isbin  - Gordon H. Jee
  55. Suite for solo cello No. 1 in G major, BWV 1007: 1. Prélude  - Johann Sebastian Bach  - Paul Tortelier  - Gordon H. Jee
  56. Flute Concerto No. 2 in D major, K. 314 (K. 285d): 3. Rondeau: Allegro  - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart  - Gordon H. Jee  - Raymond Leppard  -  London Symphony Orchestra  - Ransom Wilson
  57. Carnival of the Animals, zoological fantasy for 2 pianos & ensemble: The Swan (Le Cygne)  - Camille Saint-Saëns  - Paul Tortelier  - Gordon H. Jee  - Shuku Iwashaki
  58. Suite española No. 1, for piano, Op. 47, B. 7: Sevilla  - Isaac Albéniz  - Julian Byzantine  - Gordon H. Jee
  59. Liebesfreud "Love's Joy" for violin & piano  - Fritz Kreisler  - Michael Isador  - Gordon H. Jee  - Rodney Friend
  60. Trumpet Concerto in E or E flat major, WoO 1, S. 49: 3. Rondo: Allegro molto  - Johann Nepomuk Hummel  - Maurice André  -  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra  - Gordon H. Jee  - Herbert von Karajan
  61. Violin Concerto, for violin, strings & continuo in G minor ("L'estate," The Four Seasons; "Il cimento" No. 2), Op. 8/2, RV 315: 3. Presto  - Antonio Vivaldi  -  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra  - Gordon H. Jee  - Herbert von Karajan  - Anne-Sophie Mutter
  62. Cello Concerto in E minor (also arr. as Viola Concerto by F.Salmond), Op. 85: 1. Adagio - Moderato  - John Barbirolli  - Edward Elgar  - Jacqueline du Pré  - Gordon H. Jee  -  London Symphony Orchestra
  63. Arabesque, for piano No. 1 in E major, L. 66/1  - Claude Debussy  - Gordon H. Jee  - Markus Klinko
  64. Zigeunerweisen, for violin & piano (or orchestra) ("Gypsy Airs"), Op. 20  - Pablo de Sarasate  - Gordon H. Jee  - Anne-Sophie Mutter  -  Orchestre National de France  - Seiji Ozawa
  65. Horn Concerto No. 4 in E flat major, K. 495: 2. Romanze: Andante cantabile  - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart  -  English Chamber Orchestra  - Gordon H. Jee  - Jeffrey Tate  - Radovan Vlatkovic
  66. Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35: 1. Allegro moderato (conclusion)  - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky  - Ulf Hoelscher  - Gordon H. Jee  - Okko Kamu  -  New Philharmonia Orchestra
  67. Clarinet Quintet in A major ("Stadler"), K. 581: 2. Larghetto  - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart  - Gordon H. Jee  - Sabine Meyer  -  Members of the Vienna String Sextet
  68. Kinderszenen (Scenes from Childhood) for piano, Op. 15: Träumerei  - Robert Schumann  - Moura Lympany  - Gordon H. Jee
  69. Requiem for soloists, chorus & orchestra: Pie Jesu  - Andrew Lloyd Webber  -  Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra  - Simon Gibson  - Gordon H. Jee  - Kirk Trevor  - Jane Gilchrist  - Fergus Thirlwell
  70. Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor, K. 466: 2. Romanze (extract)  - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart  - Adrian Boult  - Annie Fischer  - Gordon H. Jee  -  New Philharmonia Orchestra
  71. Berceuse for piano in D flat major, Op. 57, CT. 7  - Frédéric Chopin  - Peter Donohoe  - Gordon H. Jee
  72. A Midsummer Night's Dream, incidental music, Op. 61: Nocturne  - Felix Mendelssohn  - Gordon H. Jee  - Charles Mackerras  -  Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
  73. Salut d'amour, for violin & piano, Op. 12  - Edward Elgar  - Richard Hickox  - Gordon H. Jee  -  Northern Sinfonia Chorus
  74. Etude for piano No. 3 in E major, Op. 10/3, CT. 16  - Frédéric Chopin  - John Ogdon  - Gordon H. Jee
  75. Serenade No. 10 for winds in B flat major ("Gran Partita"), K. 361 (K. 370a): 3. Adagio  - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart  -  Sabine Meyer Wind Ensemble  - Gordon H. Jee
  76. Peer Gynt, incidental music, Op. 23: Solveig's Song  - Edvard Grieg  - Neville Marriner  -  Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields  - Gordon H. Jee  - Lucia Popp
  77. Carnival of the Animals, zoological fantasy for 2 pianos & ensemble: Aquarium  - Camille Saint-Saëns  - Philip Fowke  - Alexander Gibson  - Gordon H. Jee  - Peter Katin  -  Scottish National Orchestra
  78. La fille aux cheveux de lin, prelude for piano, L. 117/8  - Claude Debussy  - Moura Lympany  - Gordon H. Jee
  79. Prelude for piano No. 15 in D flat major, Op. 28/15, CT. 180  - Frédéric Chopin  - Dmitri Alexeev  - Gordon H. Jee
  80. Ständchen ("Leise flehen meine Lieder"), song for voice & piano (Schwanengesang), D. 957/4  - Franz Schubert  - Barbara Hendricks  - Gordon H. Jee  - Radu Lupu
  81. Gymnopedie for piano No.1  - Erik Satie  - Aldo Ciccolini  - Gordon H. Jee
  82. Pavane pour une infante défunte, for piano (or orchestra)  - Maurice Ravel  - Gordon H. Jee  -  New Philharmonia Orchestra  - Lorin Maazel
  83. Candide, operetta in 2 acts (Chelsea version): Overture  - Leonard Bernstein  - Gordon H. Jee  - Andrew Litton  -  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
  84. German dances (3) for orchestra, K. 605: German Dance No. 3, K 605 "Sleigh Ride"  - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart  - Neville Marriner  -  Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields  - Gordon H. Jee
  85. Waltz for piano in A flat major, Op. 39/15  - Johannes Brahms  - Moura Lympany  - Gordon H. Jee
  86. Heidenröslein ("Sah ein Knab..."), song for voice & piano, D. 257 (Op. 3/3)  - Franz Schubert  - Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau  - Gordon H. Jee  - Gerald Moore
  87. Minuet for piano in G major, WoO 10/2  - Ludwig van Beethoven  - Moura Lympany  - Gordon H. Jee
  88. Liebesleid "Love's Sorrow" for violin & piano  - Fritz Kreisler  - Michael Isador  - Gordon H. Jee  - Rodney Friend
  89. Piano Sonata No. 11 in A major ("Alla Turca") K. 331 (K. 300i): 3. Rondo alla turca  - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart  - Andrei Gavrilov  - Gordon H. Jee
  90. Carmen, opéra-comique in 4 acts: L'amour est un oiseau rebelle (Habanera)  - Georges Bizet  - Maria Callas  -  René Duclos Choir  - Gordon H. Jee  -  Paris National Opera Orchestra  - Georges Prêtre
  91. Humoresque No. 7 for piano in G flat major, B. 187/7 (Op. 101/7)  - Antonin Dvorák  - Moura Lympany  - Gordon H. Jee
  92. La Rondine (The Swallow), opera: Chi il bel sogno di Doretta  - Giacomo Puccini  - Montserrat Caballé  - Gordon H. Jee  -  London Symphony Orchestra  - Charles Mackerras
  93. Waltz for piano No. 7 in C sharp minor, Op. 64/2, CT. 213  - Frédéric Chopin  - Dmitri Alexeev  - Gordon H. Jee
  94. Recuerdos de la Alhambra, for guitar  - Francisco Tárrega  - Gordon H. Jee  - Christopher Parkening
  95. Polonaise for piano No. 6 in A flat major ("Héroique"), Op. 53, CT. 155  - Frédéric Chopin  - Martha Argerich  - Gordon H. Jee
  96. Tritsch-Tratsch-Polka (Chit-Chat Polka), for orchestra, Op. 214 (RV 214)  - Johann Strauss  -  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra  - Gordon H. Jee  - Herbert von Karajan
  97. Pini di Roma (The Pines of Rome), symphonic poem, P. 141: The Pines of the Villa Borghese  - Ottorino Respighi  - Lamberto Gardelli  - Gordon H. Jee  -  London Symphony Orchestra
  98. Peter and the Wolf, children's tale for narrator & orchestra, Op. 67: Extract  - Sergey Prokofiev  - Sîan Edwards  - Gordon H. Jee  -  London Philharmonic Orchestra
  99. Orphée aux enfers, operetta: Overture  - Jacques Offenbach  - Gordon H. Jee  - Herbert von Karajan  -  New Philharmonia Orchestra
  100. Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, opera, WWV 96: Act 1. Prelude  - Richard Wagner  -  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra  - Gordon H. Jee  - Herbert von Karajan

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