Essential 20th Century Classics

Essential 20th Century Classics

     
 

Product Details

Release Date:
01/22/2013
Label:
Warner Classics
UPC:
5099972343722
catalogNumber:
234372
Rank:
96611

Tracks

  1. Carmina Burana, scenic cantata for soloists, choruses & orchestra: O Fortuna  - Carl Orff  - Riccardo Muti  -  Philharmonia Chorus  -  New Philharmonia Orchestra
  2. Le soleil des eaux, for soprano, SATB chorus & orchestra: Le Sorgue  - Pierre Boulez  - Pierre Boulez  -  BBC Symphony Orchestra  -  BBC Symphony Chorus  - Louis Devos  - Barry McDaniel  - Josephine Nendick
  3. Requiem for chorus & orchestra: Pie Jesu  - Stephen Cleobury  - Edward Saklatvala  -  City of London Sinfonia  -  Rutter  -  Cambridge Choristers of King's College
  4. Quatuor pour la fin du temps, for violin, cello, clarinet & piano, I/22: 1. Liturgie de cristal  - Olivier Messiaen  - Manuel Fischer-Dieskau  - Yvonne Loriod  - Wolfgang Meyer  - Christoph Poppen
  5. String Quartet No. 1 ("Métamorphoses nocturnes"): 1. Allegro grazioso  - György Ligeti  -  Artemis Quartet
  6. Zapateado for guitar  - Regino Sainz de la Maza  - Sharon Isbin
  7. Requiem for soloists, chorus & orchestra: Pie Jesu  -  Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra  - Simon Gibson  - Kirk Trevor  - Jane Gilchrist  - Fergus Thirlwell  -  Lloyd Webber
  8. The Gadfly, suite from the film score, Op. 97a (assembled by Atovmyan): Romance
  9. Short Ride in a Fast Machine, fanfare for orchestra  - John Adams  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Simon Rattle
  10. American Beauty, film score: Any Other Name
  11. Nagoya Marimbas, for 2 marimbas  - Steve Reich  - Colin Currie  - Sam Walton
  12. Adagio for strings (or string quartet; arr. from 2nd mvt. of String Quartet), Op. 11  - Samuel Barber  - Eugene Ormandy  -  Philadelphia Orchestra
  13. Fanfare for the Common Man, for brass & percussion (from Symphony No. 3)  - Aaron Copland  - Enrique Bátiz  -  Mexico City Philharmonic Orchestra
  14. A Night Song, song for voice & piano, S. 310 (K. 6B21)  - Charles Ives  -  Ensemble Modern  - Ingo Metzmacher
  15. Rhapsody in Blue, for piano & jazz band  - George Gershwin  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Wayne Marshall  - Simon Rattle  -  Ferde Grofé
  16. Candide, operetta in 2 acts (Chelsea version): Overture  - André Previn  - Leonard Bernstein  -  London Symphony Orchestra
  17. Boléro, ballet for orchestra  - Maurice Ravel  - André Previn  -  London Symphony Orchestra
  18. The Protecting Veil, for cello & orchestra: The Incarnation  - Steven Isserlis  -  London Symphony Orchestra  - Gennady Rozhdestvensky  -  Tavener
  19. Anaklasis, for string orchestra & percussion  - Krzysztof Penderecki  - Krzysztof Penderecki  -  London Symphony Orchestra
  20. Concerto for Orchestra, Sz. 116, BB 127: 4. Intermezzo interotto (Allegretto)  - Béla Bartók  -  Chicago Symphony Orchestra  - Seiji Ozawa
  21. Les biches, suite for orchestra (from the ballet), FP 36: Rondeau  - Francis Poulenc  -  New Philharmonia Orchestra  - Georges Prêtre
  22. Concierto de Aranjuez, for guitar & orchestra: 2. Adagio (Excerpt)  - Joaquín Rodrigo  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Simon Rattle
  23. Romeo and Juliet, ballet in 4 acts, Op. 64: Dance of the Knights  - André Previn  - Sergey Prokofiev  -  London Symphony Orchestra
  24. Petrushka, ballet (burlesque) in 4 scenes for piano, 4 hands (1912 & 1948 reductions): 1st Tableau. Russian Dance  - Igor Stravinsky  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Peter Donohoe  - Simon Rattle
  25. Lulu-Suite, 5 symphonic pieces from the opera for soprano & orchestra ("Lulu-Symphonie"): 4. Variationen: Moderato  - Alban Berg  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Simon Rattle
  26. Pieces (5) for orchestra, Op. 16: 4. Peripetie (Sehr rasch)  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Simon Rattle  - Arnold Schoenberg
  27. Pieces (6) for orchestra, Op. 6: 6. Langsam  - Anton Webern  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Simon Rattle
  28. Sinfonietta for orchestra ("Military," "Sokol Festival"), JW 6/18: 4. Allegretto  - Leos Janácek  -  Chicago Symphony Orchestra  - Seiji Ozawa
  29. The Planets, suite for orchestra & female chorus, Op. 32, H. 125: Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity (Excerpt)  - Gustav Holst  -  New Philharmonia Orchestra  - Simon Rattle
  30. Images (3), for orchestra, L. 122: 2. Iberia. 3. Le matin d'un jour de fête  - André Previn  - Claude Debussy  -  London Symphony Orchestra
  31. Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini (Introduction and 24 Variations), for piano & orchestra in A minor, Op. 43: Variation 18  - Sergey Rachmaninov  -  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra  - Cécile Ousset  - Simon Rattle
  32. Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85: 1. Adagio - Moderato  - Edward Elgar  - John Barbirolli  - Jacqueline du Pré  -  London Symphony Orchestra
  33. Spartacus, ballet: Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia (Excerpt)  - Aram Khachaturian  -  Royal Philharmonic Orchestra  - Yuri Temirkanov

Read More

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >