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  • Release Date: 1/29/2008
  • Label: Imports
  • UPC: 028947662099
  • Catalog Number: 714086
  • Sales rank: 338,072

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Clarinet Concerto in A major, K. 622: 2. Adagio - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Australian Brandenburg Orchestra (6:29)
  2. 2 The Lark Ascending, romance for violin & orchestra - Ralph Vaughan Williams & Robert Patterson (17:12)
  3. 3 Symphony No. 9 in D minor ("Choral"), Op. 125: 4. Allegro assai (Ode to Joy) [Excerpt] - Ludwig van Beethoven & Robert Patterson (8:49)
  4. 4 Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat major ("Emperor"), Op. 73: 2. Adagio un poco mosso - Ludwig van Beethoven & Robert Patterson (8:17)
  5. 5 Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61: 3. Rondo - Ludwig van Beethoven & Australian Chamber Orchestra (9:42)
  6. 6 Symphony No. 6 in F major ("Pastoral"), Op. 68: 5. Allegretto - Ludwig van Beethoven & Robert Patterson (9:04)
  7. 7 Les Pêcheurs de perles, opera in 3 acts: Au fond du temple saint (In the Depths of the Temp - Georges Bizet & Robert Patterson (5:50)
  8. 8 Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: Hallelujah - George Frideric Handel & Robert Patterson (3:40)
  9. 9 Miserere mei Deus (Psalm 51), motet for chorus: [Excerpt] - Gregorio Allegri & Robert Patterson (7:50)
  10. 10 Frühling ("In dämmrigen Grüften träumte ich lang"), song for soprano & orchestra, o.Op. 150/1 (TrV 296/1, AV 150/1) - Richard Strauss & Robert Patterson (2:50)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Cantata No. 147, "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben," BWV 147 (BC A174): Jesus bleibet meine Freude (Jesu, Joy of Man's Des - Johann Sebastian Bach & Robert Patterson (2:29)
  2. 2 St. Matthew Passion (Matthäuspassion), for soloists, double chorus, & double orchestra, BWV 244 (BC D3b): Erbarme dich (Have mercy) - Johann Sebastian Bach & Anna McDonald (6:19)
  3. 3 Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18: 1. Moderato - Sergey Rachmaninov & Jànos Fürst (9:38)
  4. 4 Violin Concerto No.1 in G minor, Op. 26: 1. Prelude (Allegro moderato) - Max Bruch & Robert Patterson (9:24)
  5. 5 Requiem, for 2 solo voices, chorus, organ & orchestra, Op. 48: 7. In paradisum - Gabriel Fauré & Robert Patterson (3:34)
  6. 6 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 & Australian Brandenburg Orchestra (3:31)
  7. 7 Piano Trio in E flat major ("Nocturne") (Adagio only), D. 897 (Op. posth. 148) - Franz Schubert & Robert Patterson (10:57)
  8. 8 Quintet for piano, violin, viola, cello & double bass in A major ("Trout"), D. 667 (Op. posth. 114): 3. Scherzo (Presto) & Trio - Artur Schnabel & Franz Schubert (4:17)
  9. 9 Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85: 1. Adagio - Moderato - Edward Elgar & Adelaide Symphony Orchestra (8:31)
  10. 10 Suite for solo cello No. 1 in G major, BWV 1007: 1. Prelude - Johann Sebastian Bach & Robert Patterson (3:04)
  11. 11 Concierto de Aranjuez, for guitar & orchestra: 1. Allegro con spirito - Joaquín Rodrigo & Slava Grigoryan (5:56)
  12. 12 Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G major, BWV 1048: 1. Allegro - Johann Sebastian Bach & Robert Patterson (5:26)
Disc 3
  1. 1 Canon in D major, instrumental arrangement - Johann Pachelbel & Robert Patterson (4:37)
  2. 2 Enigma Variations, for orchestra, Op. 36: Variation No. 9 "Nimrod" - Edward Elgar & Myer Fredman (3:24)
  3. 3 Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis, for 2 string orchestras: [Excerpt] - Ralph Vaughan Williams & Robert Patterson (6:21)
  4. 4 Piano Concerto No. 23 in A major, K. 488: 2. Adagio - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Robert Patterson (7:38)
  5. 5 Piano Sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor ("Moonlight"), Op. 27/2: 1. Adagio sostenuto - Ludwig van Beethoven & Robert Patterson (6:32)
  6. 6 Quintet for 2 violins, viola & 2 cellos in C major, D. 956 (Op. posth. 163): 2. Adagio [Excerpt] - Franz Schubert & Alexander Ivashkin (5:19)
  7. 7 Mass in B minor, for soloists, chorus, & orchestra, BWV 232 (BC E1): Christe eleison - Johann Sebastian Bach & Robert Patterson (5:02)
  8. 8 Cavalleria rusticana, opera (melodramma) in 1 act: Intermezzo - Pietro Mascagni & David Measham (3:08)
  9. 9 Piano Concerto No. 21 in C major ("Elvira Madigan") K. 467: 2. Andante - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Australian Chamber Orchestra (7:01)
  10. 10 Requiem for soloists, chorus, and orchestra, K. 626: Lacrimosa - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Robert Patterson (3:18)
  11. 11 La bohème, opera: Che gelida manina - Giacomo Puccini & Robert Patterson (4:39)
  12. 12 Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air - Johann Sebastian Bach & Robert Patterson (3:30)
  13. 13 Concerto for 2 violins, strings & continuo in D minor ("Double"), BWV 1043: 2. Largo ma non tanto - Johann Sebastian Bach & Australian Chamber Orchestra (6:35)
  14. 14 Adagio for strings (or string quartet; arr. from 2nd mvt. of String Quartet), Op. 11 - Samuel Barber & Melbourne Symphony Orchestra (8:07)
Disc 4
  1. 1 Nabucco, opera (Nabucodonosor): Va, pensiero (Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves) - Giuseppe Verdi & Robert Patterson (4:49)
  2. 2 Madama Butterfly (Madame Butterfly), opera: Un bel dì, vedremo (One fine day) - Giacomo Puccini & Dobbs Franks (4:13)
  3. 3 Méditation, for violin & orchestra (or other arrangement) (from opera "Thäis") - Jules Massenet & Barbara Jane Gilby (5:41)
  4. 4 Symphony No. 3 in E flat major ("Eroica"), Op. 55: 3. Scherzo - Ludwig van Beethoven & Robert Patterson (5:41)
  5. 5 An die Musik ("Du holde Kunst..."), song for voice & piano, D. 547 (Op. 88/4) - Franz Schubert & Lauris Elms (3:18)
  6. 6 Symphony No. 5 in C minor ("Fate"), Op. 67: 1. Allegro con brio - Ludwig van Beethoven & Robert Patterson (7:25)
  7. 7 Symphony No. 5 in C sharp minor: 4. Adagietto - Gustav Mahler & Melbourne Symphony Orchestra (9:59)
  8. 8 Requiem Mass, for soloists, chorus & orchestra (Manzoni Requiem): Dies irae - Giuseppe Verdi & Robert Patterson (4:19)
  9. 9 Symphony No. 3 in C minor ("Organ"), Op. 78: 2b. Maestoso - Allegro - Camille Saint-Saëns & Louis Frémaux (7:08)
  10. 10 Orfeo ed Euridice (Italian version), opera in 3 acts, Wq. 30: Che farò senza Euridice (What shall I do without E - Christoph Willibald Gluck & Lauris Elms (4:00)
  11. 11 Tristan und Isolde, opera, WWV 90: Liebestod (Love-Death) - Richard Wagner & Werner Andreas Albert (6:29)
  12. 12 Serenade No. 13 for strings in G major ("Eine kleine Nachtmusik"), K. 525: 1. Allegro - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Robert Patterson (5:15)
  13. 13 The Planets, suite for orchestra & female chorus, Op. 32, H. 125: 1. Mars - Gustav Holst & Adelaide Symphony Orchestra (6:51)
  14. 14 The Swan (from "Carnival of the Animals"), original (for 2 pianos & ensemble) and arrangements - Camille Saint-Saëns & Robert Patterson (3:12)
Disc 5
  1. 1 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini (Introduction and 24 Variations), for piano & orchestra in A minor, Op. 43: Variation 18 - Sergey Rachmaninov & Robert Patterson (3:19)
  2. 2 Symphony No. 9 in E minor ("From the New World"), B. 178 (Op. 95) (first published as No. 5): 2. Largo [Excerpt] - José Serebrier & Antonin Dvorák (4:07)
  3. 3 Serse (Xerxes), opera, HWV 40: Largo (Ombra mai fù) - George Frideric Handel & David Measham (3:41)
  4. 4 Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute), opera, K. 620: Pa-Pa-Pa-Papagena - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Richard Bonynge (2:36)
  5. 5 Rusalka, opera, B. 203 (Op. 114): Song to the Moon - Antonin Dvorák & Wlodzimierz Kamirski (6:28)
  6. 6 Goldberg Variations, for keyboard (Clavier-Übung IV), BWV 988 (BC L9): Aria - Johann Sebastian Bach & Robert Patterson (3:59)
  7. 7 Ave verum Corpus, motet for chorus, strings & organ, K. 618 - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Robert Patterson (3:28)
  8. 8 Romeo and Juliet, ballet in 4 acts, Op. 64: Dance of the Knights (Montagues and Capulets) - Sergey Prokofiev & Robert Patterson (4:02)
  9. 9 Pomp and Circumstance March No.1, for orchestra in D major, Op. 39/1 - Edward Elgar & Robert Patterson (6:48)
  10. 10 Vltava (The Moldau), symphonic poem (Má Vlast No. 2), JB 1:112/2 - Bedrich Smetana & Edo de Waart (12:34)
  11. 11 1812 -- Festival Overture, for orchestra in E flat major, Op. 49 - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky & Stuart Challender (15:34)
  12. 12 Symphony No. 2 in C minor ("Resurrection"): O glaube, mein Herz (Finale) [Excerpt] - Gustav Mahler & Elizabeth Campbell (8:09)
Disc 6
  1. 1 Cantata No. 78, "Jesu, der du meine Seele," BWV 78 (BC A130): Wir eilen mit schwachen, doch emsigen Schritten (W - Johann Sebastian Bach & Robert Patterson (5:10)
  2. 2 Concerto Symphonique for piano & orchestra No. 4 in D Minor, Op. 102: Scherzo - Henry Litolff & Robert Patterson (7:04)
  3. 3 Sea Pictures, song cycle for alto, organ & orchestra, Op. 37: In Haven (Capri) - Edward Elgar & Werner Andreas Albert (2:00)
  4. 4 Ave Maria - Giulio Caccini & Robert Patterson (3:28)
  5. 5 Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492: Non più andrai - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Richard Bonynge (3:45)
  6. 6 Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16: 1. Allegro molto moderato - Richard Bonynge & Edvard Grieg (13:56)
  7. 7 Piano Trio in B flat major ("Archduke"), Op. 97: 4. Allegro moderato - Presto - Ludwig van Beethoven & Robert Patterson (7:03)
  8. 8 Weihnachtsoratorium (Christmas Oratorio), in six parts, BWV 248 (BC D7): Sinfonia - Johann Sebastian Bach & Robert Patterson (5:06)
  9. 9 Piano Concerto No. 1 in E minor, Op. 11, CT. 47: 2. Romance (Larghetto) - Frédéric Chopin & Mieczyslaw Horszowski (9:21)
  10. 10 Partita for solo violin No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004: Chaconne - Johann Sebastian Bach & Robert Patterson (13:40)
  11. 11 Rhapsody in Blue, for piano & orchestra (orchestrated by F. Grofé): [Excerpt] - George Gershwin & George Gershwin (4:31)
Disc 7
  1. 1 Piano Concerto No. 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23: 1. Allegro non troppo e maestoso [Excerpt] - Richard Bonynge & Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky (3:56)
  2. 2 La Traviata, opera: Brindisi - Giuseppe Verdi & Robert Patterson (3:06)
  3. 3 Symphony No. 8 in E flat major ("Symphony of a Thousand"): Gerettet ist das edle Glied (The precious part of - Gustav Mahler & New York Philharmonic (4:16)
  4. 4 Impromptu for piano in G flat major, D. 899/3 (Op. 90/3) - Franz Schubert & Robert Patterson (6:35)
  5. 5 Gianni Schicchi, opera: O mio babbino caro - Giacomo Puccini & Wlodzimierz Kamirski (2:27)
  6. 6 Toccata and Fugue, for organ in D minor, BWV 565 (BC J37) - Johann Sebastian Bach & Robert Patterson (9:26)
  7. 7 Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92: 2. Allegretto - Ludwig van Beethoven & Robert Patterson (9:00)
  8. 8 Boléro, ballet for orchestra: [Excerpt] - Maurice Ravel & Stuart Challender (5:17)
  9. 9 Gymnopedie for piano No.1 - Erik Satie & Robert Patterson (3:09)
  10. 10 Carmina Burana, scenic cantata for soloists, choruses & orchestra: O Fortuna - Carl Orff & Robert Patterson (2:38)
  11. 11 Clarinet Quintet in A major ("Stadler"), K. 581: 2. Larghetto - Benny Goodman & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (5:36)
  12. 12 Così fan tutte, opera, K. 588: Soave sia il vento (Let the wind be gentle) - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Fiona Janes (2:46)
  13. 13 Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor ("Pathétique"), Op. 13: 2. Adagio cantabile - Ludwig van Beethoven & Robert Patterson (5:46)
  14. 14 Piano Concerto No. 4 in G major, Op. 58: 2. Andante con moto - Ludwig van Beethoven & Robert Patterson (5:16)
  15. 15 Prelude and Fugue, for keyboard No. 1 in C major (WTC I/1), BWV 846 (BC L80): Prelude - Johann Sebastian Bach & Robert Patterson (2:19)
Disc 8
  1. 1 Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64: 3. Allegro molto vivace - Felix Mendelssohn & Robert Patterson (7:03)
  2. 2 Finlandia, tone poem for orchestra, Op. 26 - Jean Sibelius & Adelaide Symphony Orchestra (8:17)
  3. 3 Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35: 3. Allegro vivacissimo - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky & Jascha Heifetz (8:39)
  4. 4 Dido and Aeneas, opera, Z. 626: Thy hand Belinda... When I am laid in earth (Dido' - Henry Purcell & Robert Patterson (5:03)
  5. 5 Clair de lune, for piano (Suite Bergamasque No. 3), L. 75/3 - Claude Debussy & Robert Patterson (5:18)
  6. 6 Adagio, for violin, strings & organ in G minor, T. Mi 26 (composed by Remo Giazotto; not by Albinoni) - Tomaso Albinoni & Remo Giazotto (5:27)
  7. 7 Zadok the Priest, coronation anthem No. 1 for chorus & orchestra, HWV 258 - George Frideric Handel & Robert Patterson (5:40)
  8. 8 Piano Concerto No. 20 in D minor, K. 466: 2. Romanze - Walter Gieseking & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (11:16)
  9. 9 Le Sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring), ballet in 2 parts for orchestra: Part 1 (Adoration of the Earth): Introduction - Igor Stravinsky & Robert Patterson (3:12)
  10. 10 Peer Gynt Suite for orchestra (or piano or piano, 4 hands) No. 1, Op. 46: Morning - Edvard Grieg & Robert Patterson (4:07)
  11. 11 Spartacus, ballet: Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia - Aram Khachaturian & David Measham (5:46)
  12. 12 Cantique de Jean Racine, for 4-part chorus & organ (or orchestra), Op. 11 - David Drury & Gabriel Fauré (5:17)
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