Famous Overtures [Naxos]

BN.com price
(Save 5%)$9.99 List Price
Other sellers (CD)
  • All (4) from $1.99   
  • New (3) from $6.44   
  • Used (1) from $1.99   

More About This Product

Product Details

  • Release Date: 10/5/2000
  • Label: Naxos
  • UPC: 730099462723
  • Catalog Number: 8553627
  • Sales rank: 322,071


Disc 1
  1. 1 Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492: Overture - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Capella Istropolitana (4:03)
    Composed byWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Conducted byBarry Wordsworth
    Performed byCapella Istropolitana, Barry Wordsworth
  2. 2 Egmont, incidental music, Op. 84: Overture - Ludwig van Beethoven & Stephen Gunzenhauser (8:27)
    Composed byLudwig van Beethoven
    Conducted byStephen Gunzenhauser
    Performed byStephen Gunzenhauser, Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
  3. 3 The Hebrides, overture in B minor for orchestra ("Fingal's Cave," 4 versions), Op. 26 - Felix Mendelssohn & Oliver von Dohnanyi (10:58)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted byOliver von Dohnanyi
    Performed byOliver von Dohnanyi, Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
  4. 4 Academic Festival Overture, for orchestra in C minor ("Akademische Festouvertüre"), Op. 80 - Johannes Brahms & BRT Philharmonic Orchestra (10:46)
    Composed byJohannes Brahms
    Conducted byAlexander Rahbari
    Performed byBRT Philharmonic Orchestra, Alexander Rahbari
  5. 5 Der fliegende Holländer (The Flying Dutchman), opera, WWV 63: Overture - Richard Wagner & ORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra (10:56)
    Composed byRichard Wagner
    Conducted byPinchas Steinberg
    Performed byORF Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra, Pinchas Steinberg
  6. 6 Leichte Kavallerie (Light Cavalry), operetta: Overture - Franz von Suppe & Czecho-Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra (Kosice (6:25)
    Composed byFranz von Suppe
    Conducted byAlfred Walter
    Performed byCzecho-Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra (Kosice, Alfred Walter
  7. 7 Orphée aux enfers, operetta: Overture - Jacques Offenbach & Czecho-Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra (Kosice (10:11)
    Composed byJacques Offenbach
    Conducted byAlfred Walter
    Performed byCzecho-Slovak State Philharmonic Orchestra (Kosice, Alfred Walter
  8. 8 La gazza ladra (The Thieving Magpie), opera: Overture - Gioachino Rossini & Michael Halász (10:06)
    Composed byGioachino Rossini
    Conducted byMichael Halász
    Performed byMichael Halász, Zagreb Festival Orchestra
  9. 9 La forza del destino, opera: Overture - Giuseppe Verdi & Hungarian State Opera Orchestra (7:43)
    Composed byGiuseppe Verdi
    Conducted byPier Giorgio Morandi
    Performed byHungarian State Opera Orchestra, Pier Giorgio Morandi
Read More Show Less

Customer Reviews

Be the first to write a review
( 0 )
Rating Distribution

5 Star


4 Star


3 Star


2 Star


1 Star


Your Rating:

Your Name: Create a Pen Name or

Barnes & Noble.com Review Rules

Our reader reviews allow you to share your comments on titles you liked, or didn't, with others. By submitting an online review, you are representing to Barnes & Noble.com that all information contained in your review is original and accurate in all respects, and that the submission of such content by you and the posting of such content by Barnes & Noble.com does not and will not violate the rights of any third party. Please follow the rules below to help ensure that your review can be posted.

Reviews by Our Customers Under the Age of 13

We highly value and respect everyone's opinion concerning the titles we offer. However, we cannot allow persons under the age of 13 to have accounts at BN.com or to post customer reviews. Please see our Terms of Use for more details.

What to exclude from your review:

Please do not write about reviews, commentary, or information posted on the product page. If you see any errors in the information on the product page, please send us an email.

Reviews should not contain any of the following:

  • - HTML tags, profanity, obscenities, vulgarities, or comments that defame anyone
  • - Time-sensitive information such as tour dates, signings, lectures, etc.
  • - Single-word reviews. Other people will read your review to discover why you liked or didn't like the title. Be descriptive.
  • - Comments focusing on the author or that may ruin the ending for others
  • - Phone numbers, addresses, URLs
  • - Pricing and availability information or alternative ordering information
  • - Advertisements or commercial solicitation


  • - By submitting a review, you grant to Barnes & Noble.com and its sublicensees the royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable right and license to use the review in accordance with the Barnes & Noble.com Terms of Use.
  • - Barnes & Noble.com reserves the right not to post any review -- particularly those that do not follow the terms and conditions of these Rules. Barnes & Noble.com also reserves the right to remove any review at any time without notice.
  • - See Terms of Use for other conditions and disclaimers.
Search for Products You'd Like to Recommend

Recommend other products that relate to your review. Just search for them below and share!

Create a Pen Name

Your Pen Name is your unique identity on BN.com. It will appear on the reviews you write and other website activities. Your Pen Name cannot be edited, changed or deleted once submitted.

Your Pen Name can be any combination of alphanumeric characters (plus - and _), and must be at least two characters long.

Continue Anonymously