The Yellow Guide to Classical Music

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  • Release Date: 3/17/1998
  • Label: Deutsche Grammophon
  • UPC: 028945744025
  • Catalog Number: 457440

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Missa Papae Marcelli, for 6 voices: Kyrie - Choir of Westminster Abbey & Giovanni Pierliugi Palestrina (4:05)
    Composed byGiovanni Pierliugi Palestrina
    Performed byChoir of Westminster Abbey
  2. 2 La favola d'Orfeo, opera, SV 318: Act I: in questo lieto e fortunato giorno - Claudio Monteverdi & English Baroque Soloists (3:36)
    Composed byClaudio Monteverdi
    Performed byMonteverdi Choir
  3. 3 Violin Concerto, for violin, strings & continuo in F minor ("L'inverno," The Four Seasons; "Il cimento" No. 4), Op. 8/4, RV 297 - Antonio Vivaldi & Eduardo Nestor Gomez (7:26)
    Composed byAntonio Vivaldi
  4. 4 Suite for orchestra No 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air - Johann Sebastian Bach & Eduardo Nestor Gomez (4:40)
    Composed byJohann Sebastian Bach
  5. 5 String Quartet No. 62 in C major ("Emperor"), Op. 76/3, H. 3/77: Poco adagio cantabile - Franz Joseph Haydn & Amadeus Quartet (7:56)
    Composed byFranz Joseph Haydn
  6. 7–8 Requiem for soloists, chorus, and orchestra, K. 626: Lacrimosa - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Wiener Singverein (10:47)
    Composed byWolfgang Amadeus Mozart
    Conducted byHerbert von Karajan
    Performed byHerbert von Karajan
    1. 7Lacrimosa
    2. 8Lacrimosa
  7. 9 Caprice for violin solo in A minor (Theme & Variations), Op. 1/24 - Niccolò Paganini & Eduardo Nestor Gomez (6:24)
    Composed byNiccolò Paganini
  8. 10 Overture to Guillaume Tell (William Tell): [Excerpt] - Gioachino Rossini & Claudio Abbado (3:15)
    Composed byGioachino Rossini
    Conducted byClaudio Abbado
    Performed byClaudio Abbado
  9. 11 Quintet for piano, violin, viola, cello & double bass in A major ("Trout"), D. 667 (Op. posth. 114): Fourth Movement - Franz Schubert & Amadeus Quartet (8:01)
    Composed byFranz Schubert
  10. 12 Symphonie fantastique for orchestra ("Episode de la vie d'un Artiste...en cinq parties"), H.48 (Op. 14): Second Movement "A Ball" - Hector Berlioz & Pierre Boulez (6:07)
    Composed byHector Berlioz
  11. 13 A Midsummer Night's Dream, incidental music, Op. 61: Wedding March - Felix Mendelssohn & Eduardo Nestor Gomez (5:12)
    Composed byFelix Mendelssohn
    Conducted bySeiji Ozawa
    Performed bySeiji Ozawa
  12. 14 Etude for piano in G sharp minor, Op. 25/6, CT. 31 - Frédéric Chopin & Eduardo Nestor Gomez (2:18)
    Composed byFrédéric Chopin
  13. 15 Kinderszenen (Scenes from Childhood) for piano, Op. 15: Träumerei - Robert Schumann & Eduardo Nestor Gomez (3:03)
    Composed byRobert Schumann
Disc 2
  1. 1 Hungarian Rhapsody, for piano No. 6 in D flat major, S. 244/6 (LW A132/6) - Franz Liszt & Eduardo Nestor Gomez (6:25)
    Composed byFranz Liszt
  2. 2 Die Walküre (The Valkyrie), opera, WWV 86b: Act III: Ride of the Valkyries - Richard Wagner & Eduardo Nestor Gomez (5:47)
    Composed byRichard Wagner
    Conducted byJames Levine
    Performed byJames Levine
  3. 3 Nabucco, opera (Nabucodonosor): Act III: Va pensiero, sull'ali dorate (Chorus of t - Giuseppe Sinopoli & Giuseppe Verdi (4:57)
    Composed byGiuseppe Verdi
    Performed byDeutschen Oper Chor und Orchester, Berlin
  4. 4 Prodaná nevesta (The Bartered Bride), overture to the opera - Bedrich Smetana & Eduardo Nestor Gomez (6:37)
    Composed byBedrich Smetana
    Conducted byJames Levine
    Performed byJames Levine
  5. 5 Te Deum in C major, for soloists, chorus, orchestra & organ, WAB 45: First Movement: Te Deum - Anton Bruckner & Deutschen Oper Chor und Orchester, Berlin (6:01)
    Composed byAnton Bruckner
    Performed byDeutschen Oper Chor und Orchester, Berlin
  6. 6 An der schönen, blauen Donau (On the Beautiful, Blue Danube), waltz for orchestra (with chorus ad lib), Op. 314 (RV 314) - Johann Strauss II & Eduardo Nestor Gomez (11:48)
    Composed byJohann Strauss II
    Conducted byHerbert von Karajan
    Performed byHerbert von Karajan
  7. 7 Symphony No. 3 in F major, Op. 90: Third Movement: Poco allegretto - Johannes Brahms & Eduardo Nestor Gomez (6:31)
    Composed byJohannes Brahms
  8. 8–9 The Swan (from "Carnival of the Animals"), original (for 2 pianos & ensemble) and arrangements: The Swan - Camille Saint-Saëns & Semyon Bychkov (8:20)
    Composed byCamille Saint-Saëns
    Conducted bySemyon Bychkov
    Performed bySemyon Bychkov
    1. 8The Swan
    2. 9The Swan
  9. 10 Pictures at an Exhibition (Kartinki s vïstavski), for orchestra, orchestrated by Ravel: The Great Gate of Kiev - Carlo Maria Giulini & Modest Mussorgsky (5:47)
    Composed byModest Mussorgsky
    Conducted byCarlo Maria Giulini
    Performed byCarlo Maria Giulini
  10. 11 Symphony No. 5 in E Minor, Op. 64: Third Movement: Valse - Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky & Eduardo Nestor Gomez (5:52)
    Composed byPeter Ilich Tchaikovsky
    Conducted byMikhail Pletnev
    Performed byMikhail Pletnev
  11. 12 Symphony No. 9 in E minor ("From the New World"), B. 178 (Op. 95) (first published as No. 5): Second Movement: Largo - Antonin Dvorák & Eduardo Nestor Gomez (4:09)
    Composed byAntonin Dvorák
    Conducted byLorin Maazel
    Performed byLorin Maazel
  12. 13 Peer Gynt, incidental music, Op. 23: In the Hall of the Mountain King - Edvard Grieg & Eduardo Nestor Gomez (3:00)
    Composed byEdvard Grieg
    Conducted byNeeme Jarvi
    Performed byNeeme Jarvi
Disc 3
  1. 1 Madama Butterfly (Madame Butterfly), opera: Act II: un bel dì vedremo - Giuseppe Sinopoli & Giacomo Puccini (5:04)
    Composed byGiacomo Puccini
    Conducted byGiuseppe Sinopoli
    Performed byGiuseppe Sinopoli
  2. 2 Adagietto, for orchestra (from the Symphony No. 5): Fourth Movement: Adagietto - Pierre Boulez & Gustav Mahler (11:04)
    Composed byGustav Mahler
    Conducted byPierre Boulez
    Performed byPierre Boulez
  3. 3 Préludes (12) for piano, Book II, L. 123: Feux d'artifice - Claude Debussy & Eduardo Nestor Gomez (4:30)
    Composed byClaude Debussy
  4. 4 Also sprach Zarathustra (Thus Spoke Zoroaster), tone poem for orchestra, Op. 30 (TrV 176): Introduction - Richard Strauss & Eduardo Nestor Gomez (1:44)
    Composed byRichard Strauss
    Conducted byHerbert von Karajan
    Performed byHerbert von Karajan
  5. 5 Valse Triste, for orchestra (from Kuolema), Op. 44/1 - Jean Sibelius & Eduardo Nestor Gomez (6:03)
    Composed byJean Sibelius
    Conducted byHerbert von Karajan
    Performed byHerbert von Karajan
  6. 6 Gymnopedie for piano No. 1 - Erik Satie & Eduardo Nestor Gomez (3:06)
    Composed byErik Satie
  7. 7 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini (Introduction and 24 Variations), for piano & orchestra in A minor, Op. 43: Variation No.18 - Sergey Rachmaninov & Yuri Ahronovitch (3:24)
    Composed bySergey Rachmaninov
    Conducted byYuri Ahronovitch
    Performed byYuri Ahronovitch
  8. 8 Pavane pour une infante défunte, for piano (or orchestra) - Maurice Ravel & Claudio Abbado (6:39)
    Composed byMaurice Ravel
    Conducted byClaudio Abbado
    Performed byClaudio Abbado
  9. 9 Concerto for Orchestra, Sz. 116, BB 127: Second Movement - Béla Bartók & Pierre Boulez (6:26)
    Composed byBéla Bartók
    Conducted byPierre Boulez
    Performed byPierre Boulez
  10. 10 L'oiseau de feu (The Firebird), ballet in 2 scenes for orchestra: Infernal Dance - Igor Stravinsky & Eduardo Nestor Gomez (3:58)
    Composed byIgor Stravinsky
    Conducted byChai-Dong Chung
    Performed byChai-Dong Chung
  11. 11 Lulu-Suite, 5 symphonic pieces from the opera for soprano & orchestra ("Lulu-Symphonie"): Lied der Lulu - Alban Berg & Claudio Abbado (2:58)
    Composed byAlban Berg
    Conducted byClaudio Abbado
    Performed byClaudio Abbado
  12. 12 Romeo and Juliet, ballet in 4 acts, Op. 64: Dance of the Knights - Sergey Prokofiev & Eduardo Nestor Gomez (5:21)
    Composed bySergey Prokofiev
    Conducted bySeiji Ozawa
    Performed bySeiji Ozawa
  13. 13 Cuban Overture - George Gershwin & Eduardo Nestor Gomez (9:48)
    Composed byGeorge Gershwin
    Conducted byJames Levine
    Performed byJames Levine
  14. 14 Violin Concerto: First Movement - Ernst von Dohnányi & Philip Glass (6:36)
    Composed byPhilip Glass
    Conducted byErnst von Dohnányi
    Performed byErnst von Dohnányi
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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 1, 2010

    No Philip Glass content whatsoever!

    This survey album of classical hits, for reasons known only to the search engine specialists at Barnes & Noble, comes up among the search results for Philip Glass. Glass is not represented on this album, so far as I can tell. Maybe he is associated with it for having bought it or listened to it sometime.

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