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  • Release Date: 7/5/2011
  • Label: Sony Uk
  • UPC: 886979150225
  • Catalog Number: 7915022
  • Sales rank: 260,904

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 The Well-Tempered Clavier (24), collection of preludes & fugues, Book I, BWV 846-869 (BC L80-103): Prelude No. 1 in C major, BWV 846 - Glenn Gould & Johann Sebastian Bach (2:24)
  2. 2 Piano Sonata No. 11 in A major ("Alla Turca") K. 331 (K. 300i): 3. Rondo alla Turca. Allegretto - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Alicia de Larrocha (3:44)
  3. 3 Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air on the G-String - Johann Sebastian Bach & Moscow Virtuosi (5:41)
  4. 4 Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: Hallelujah! - Eugene Goossens & George Frideric Handel (3:35)
  5. 5 Concerto Grosso in D major, Op. 6/4: Adagio, Allegro - Arcangelo Corelli & Robert Salter (3:29)
  6. 6 Serenade No. 13 for strings in G major ("Eine kleine Nachtmusik"), K. 525: 1. Allegro - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Eugene Ormandy (4:16)
  7. 7 Bagatelle for piano in A minor ("Für Elise"), WoO 59 - Ludwig van Beethoven & André Watts (2:59)
  8. 8 String Quartet No. 6: Variations on Canon in D - George Rochberg & Concord String Quartet (8:14)
  9. 9 Toccata and Fugue, for organ in D minor, BWV 565 (BC J37) - Johann Sebastian Bach & Anthony Newman (7:14)
  10. 10 Water Music Suites Nos 1-3 for orchestra, HWV 348-350: Alla Hornpipe - George Frideric Handel & Collegium Aureum (4:10)
  11. 11 Cantata No. 147, "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben," BWV 147 (BC A174): Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring - Johann Sebastian Bach & Mormon Tabernacle Choir (3:11)
  12. 12 Orfeo ed Euridice (Italian version), opera in 3 acts, Wq. 30: Act 2. The Dance of the Blessed Spirits - Christoph Willibald Gluck & Tafelmusik Baroque Orchestra (7:35)
  13. 13 Chacony, for 4 strings in G minor, Z. 730 - Benjamin Britten & Henry Purcell (5:51)
  14. 14 Piano Sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor ("Moonlight"), Op. 27/2: Adagio Sostenuto - Artur Rubinstein & Ludwig van Beethoven (6:13)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G major, BWV 1048: 1. Allegro - Johann Sebastian Bach & Anthony Newman (5:42)
  2. 2 Violin Concerto, for violin, strings & continuo in E major ("La Primavera," The Four Seasons; "Il cimento" No. 1), Op.8/1, RV 269: 1. Allegro - Antonio Vivaldi & Isaac Stern (3:19)
  3. 3 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 & Isaac Stern (2:33)
  4. 4 Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), opera, K. 620: Aria. Der Hölle Rache - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra (2:52)
  5. 5 Solomon, oratorio, HWV 67: Arrival of the Queen of Sheba - George Frideric Handel & English Chamber Orchestra (3:05)
  6. 6 Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor ("Pathétique"), Op. 13: 1. Grave - Allegro di molto e con brio - Ludwig van Beethoven & Rudolf Serkin (9:25)
  7. 7 Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492: Overture - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Colin Davis (4:11)
  8. 8 Music for the Royal Fireworks, for orchestra, HWV 351: Overture - George Frideric Handel & Leopold Stokowski (10:18)
  9. 9 Symphony No. 94 in G major ("Surprise"/"The Drumstroke"/"Mit dem Paukenschlag"), H. 1/94: 2. Andante - George Szell & Franz Joseph Haydn (6:24)
  10. 10 Symphony No. 5 in C minor ("Fate"), Op. 67: Allegro con brio - Ludwig van Beethoven & Boston Symphony Orchestra (5:59)
  11. 11 Requiem for soloists, chorus, and orchestra, K. 626: 2. Kyrie - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Jorg Hering (2:17)
  12. 12 Symphony No. 9 in D minor ("Choral"), Op. 125: 4. Presto [Excerpt] - George Szell & Ludwig van Beethoven (6:16)
Disc 3
  1. 1 Kinderszenen (Scenes from Childhood) for piano, Op. 15: Von Fremden Ländern und Menschen - Robert Schumann & Gerhard Oppitz (1:35)
  2. 2 A Midsummer Night's Dream, incidental music, Op. 61: Wedding March - Felix Mendelssohn & Erich Leinsdorf (4:25)
  3. 3 Fantasy-Impromptu for piano in C sharp minor, Op. 66, CT. 46 - Artur Rubinstein & Frédéric Chopin (5:08)
  4. 4 Hungarian Dance for piano, 4 hands, in G minor, WoO 1/5 - Arthur Harris & Johannes Brahms (2:38)
  5. 5 Peer Gynt Suite for orchestra (or piano or piano, 4 hands) No. 1, Op. 46: Morning - Edvard Grieg & Eugene Ormandy (3:47)
  6. 6 Vltava (The Moldau), symphonic poem (Má Vlast No. 2), JB 1:112/2 - Bedrich Smetana & Bamberg Symphony Orchestra (2:59)
  7. 7 Slavonic Dances (8) for orchestra, B. 83 (Op. 46): No. 1 in C major (Presto) - George Szell & Antonin Dvorák (3:53)
  8. 8 Pictures at an Exhibition (Kartinki s vïstavski), for piano: The Great Gate of Kiev - Modest Mussorgsky & Gary Graffman (5:12)
  9. 9 Aida, opera: Grand March - Leonard Bernstein & Giuseppe Verdi (6:31)
  10. 10 Parsifal, opera, WWV 111: En hüllet den Gral - Richard Wagner & Herbert von Karajan (9:53)
  11. 11 Guillaume Tell (William Tell), opera: Overture (Excerpt) - Gioachino Rossini & Boston Pops Orchestra (3:04)
  12. 12 Turandot, opera: Nessun Dorma - Giacomo Puccini & Giuseppe Adami (2:56)
  13. 13 The Swan Lake, ballet, Op. 20: No. 29. Scène Finale - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky & Mark Ermler (5:14)
  14. 14 Arabesques (2) for piano, L. 66: No. 1. Andantino con moto - Claude Debussy & Philippe Entremont (3:28)
  15. 15 Intermezzo for piano in A major, Op. 118/2 - Johannes Brahms & Gerhard Oppitz (6:40)
  16. 16 Gymnopedie for piano No. 1 - Evelyn Glennie & Erik Satie (3:03)
  17. 17 Carnival of the Animals, zoological fantasy for 2 pianos & ensemble: Aquarium - Camille Saint-Saëns & Boston Pops Orchestra (2:27)
Disc 4
  1. 1 Also sprach Zarathustra (Thus Spoke Zoroaster), tone poem for orchestra, Op. 30 (TrV 176): Sunrise - Richard Strauss & Chicago Symphony Orchestra (1:32)
  2. 2 Fantasia on Greensleeves, for harp, flute & strings (arranged by R. Greaves; from the opera "Sir John In Love") - Leonard Bernstein & Ralph Vaughan Williams (5:01)
  3. 3 The Planets, suite for orchestra & female chorus, Op. 32, H. 125: Mars, the Bringer of War - Leonard Bernstein & Gustav Holst (6:32)
  4. 4 The Planets, suite for orchestra & female chorus, Op. 32, H. 125: Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity - Leonard Bernstein & Gustav Holst (8:15)
  5. 5 Prelude for piano No.23 in G sharp minor, Op. 32/12 - Sergey Rachmaninov & Vladimir Feltsman (3:10)
  6. 6 Valses poéticos (7), for piano, H. 147, DLR 7:8: Preludio vivace - Enriqué Granados & Xavier de Maistre (1:22)
  7. 7 Valses poéticos (7), for piano, H. 147, DLR 7:8: No. 1: Melódico - Enriqué Granados & Xavier de Maistre (1:37)
  8. 8 Gaîté Parisienne, ballet (music by Offenbach arranged by Manuel Rosenthal): Cancan - Manuel Rosenthal & Jacques Offenbach (2:00)
  9. 9 Maple Leaf Rag, for piano - Scott Joplin & Dick Hyman (2:26)
  10. 10 Fanfare for the Common Man, for brass & percussion (from Symphony No. 3) - Aaron Copland & Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra (3:03)
  11. 11 Adagio for strings (or string quartet; arr. from 2nd mvt. of String Quartet), Op. 11 - Samuel Barber & Eugene Ormandy (7:43)
  12. 12 Carmina Burana, scenic cantata for soloists, choruses & orchestra: O Fortuna - Carl Orff & Boston Symphony Orchestra (2:35)
  13. 13 Petrushka, ballet (burlesque) in 4 scenes for orchestra (1947 version): Scene 1. The Shrove-Tide Fair. Vivace - Igor Stravinsky & Boston Symphony Orchestra (5:37)
  14. 14 Peter and the Wolf, children's tale for narrator & orchestra, Op. 67: Peter's March and Finale (Excerpt) - Sergey Prokofiev & New York Philharmonic (3:16)
  15. 15 Suite for Jazz Orchestra No. 1: Waltz - Dmitry Shostakovich & hr_Sinfonieorchester (Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orc (2:17)
  16. 16 Atmosphères, for large orchestra - György Ligeti & Leonard Bernstein (6:53)
  17. 17 Our Town, suite from the film score for orchestra: Grovers Corners - Aaron Copland & Aaron Copland (3:11)
  18. 18 Satyagraha, opera: Evening Song - Philip Glass & Constance DeJong (4:09)
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