100 Best Classics [EMI]

100 Best Classics [EMI]

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Product Details

Release Date: 08/29/2006
Label: Warner Classics
UPC: 0094636490120
catalogNumber: 649012

Tracks

Disc 1

  1. Solomon, oratorio, HWV 67: The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba

    1. The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba  (02:50)
  2. Violin Concerto, for violin, strings & continuo in E major ("La Primavera," The Four Seasons; "Il cimento" No. 1), Op.8/1, RV 269: I. Aliegro (Concerto No. 1 in E 'La primavera')

    1. I. Aliegro (Concerto No. 1 in E 'La primavera')  (03:42)
  3. Toccata and Fugue, for organ in D minor, BWV 565 (BC J37)  (03:23)
  4. Horn Concerto No. 4 in E flat major, K. 495: III. Rondo (Allegro vivace)

    1. III. Rondo (Allegro vivace)  (03:37)
  5. Symphony No. 5 in C minor ("Fate"), Op. 67: I. Allegro con brio

    1. I. Allegro con brio  (06:35)
  6. 1812 -- Festival Overture, for orchestra in E flat major, Op. 49: (Conclusion)

    1. (Conclusion)  (03:35)
  7. Ode to Joy (An die Freude) (Joyful, Joyful, We Adore Thee)  (03:22)
  8. Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16: I. Allegro molto moderato (opening)

    1. I. Allegro molto moderato (opening)  (04:27)
  9. Karelia Suite, for orchestra, Op. 11: Alla Marcia

    1. Alla Marcia  (04:41)
  10. The Planets, suite for orchestra & female chorus, Op. 32, H. 125: Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity (Conclusion)

    1. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity (Conclusion)  (04:50)
  11. Piano Concerto No. 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23: I. Allegro non troppo e molto maestoso

    1. I. Allegro non troppo e molto maestoso  (03:23)
  12. Finlandia, tone poem for orchestra, Op. 26  (08:28)
  13. Aida, opera: Gloria All'Egitto (Triumphal Scene & Grand March)

    1. Gloria All'Egitto (Triumphal Scene & Grand March)  (04:35)
  14. Romeo and Juliet, Suite No. 2 for orchestra, Op. 64 ter: Montagues and Capulets (Dance of the Knights)

    1. Montagues and Capulets (Dance of the Knights)  (01:53)
  15. Radetzky-Marsch, for orchestra, Op. 228  (02:54)
  16. Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1, for orchestra in D major, Op. 39/1: Land of Hope and Glory (Conclusion)

    1. Land of Hope and Glory (Conclusion)  (02:37)
  17. Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor, Op. 30: I. Allegor ma non tanto (opening)

    1. I. Allegor ma non tanto (opening)  (02:54)
  18. Symphony No. 3 in C minor ("Organ"), Op. 78: (conclusion) (Maestoso - Allegro)

    1. (conclusion) (Maestoso - Allegro)  (08:08)

Disc 2

  1. Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air 'On the G String'

    1. Air 'On the G String'  (03:35)
  2. Orfeo ed Euridice (Italian version), opera in 3 acts, Wq. 30: Dance of the Blessed Spirits

    1. Dance of the Blessed Spirits  (02:15)
  3. Canon in D major, instrumental arrangement  (05:01)
  4. Clarinet Concerto in A major, K. 622: II. Adagio - Sabine Meyer (basset clarinet)

    1. II. Adagio - Sabine Meyer (basset clarinet)  (06:38)
  5. Goldberg Variations, for keyboard (Clavier-Übung IV), BWV 988 (BC L9): Aria

    1. Aria  (02:10)
  6. Adagio, for violin, strings & organ in G minor, T. Mi 26 (composed by Remo Giazotto; not by Albinoni)  (05:52)
  7. Piano Sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor ("Moonlight"), Op. 27/2: I. Adagio sostenuto (extract)

    1. I. Adagio sostenuto (extract)  (03:58)
  8. Concerto for flute, harp & orchestra in C major, K. 299 (K. 297c): II. Andantino (extract)

    1. II. Andantino (extract)  (04:00)
  9. Violin Concerto in E minor, Op. 64: II. Andante (extract)

    1. II. Andante (extract)  (04:30)
  10. Piano Concerto No. 21 in C major ("Elvira Madigan") K. 467: II. Andante

    1. II. Andante  (06:48)
  11. Symphony No. 9 in E minor ("From the New World"), B. 178 (Op. 95) (first published as No. 5): II. Largo (opening)

    1. II. Largo (opening)  (04:46)
  12. Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 26: II. Adagio (opening)

    1. II. Adagio (opening)  (04:25)
  13. Enigma Variations, for orchestra, Op. 36: Nimrod

    1. Nimrod  (03:57)
  14. Concierto de Aranjuez, for guitar & orchestra: II. Adagio (opening)

    1. II. Adagio (opening)  (04:47)
  15. The Lark Ascending, romance for violin & orchestra: (Conclusion)

    1. (Conclusion)  (06:54)
  16. Symphony No. 5 in C sharp minor: IV. Adagietto (conclusion)

    1. IV. Adagietto (conclusion)  (03:08)
  17. Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini (Introduction and 24 Variations), for piano & orchestra in A minor, Op. 43: Variation 18

    1. Variation 18  (02:57)

Disc 3

  1. Les Pêcheurs de perles, opera in 3 acts: Au Fond Du Temple Saint (Temple Duet)

    1. Au Fond Du Temple Saint (Temple Duet)  (05:26)
  2. Rusalka, opera, B. 203 (Op. 114): Song to the Moon

    1. Song to the Moon  (05:55)
  3. Lakmé, opera: Dôme Épais (Flower Duet)

    1. Dôme Épais (Flower Duet)  (03:31)
  4. Carmen, opera: La Fleur Que Tu M'Avais Jetée (Flower Song)

    1. La Fleur Que Tu M'Avais Jetée (Flower Song)  (03:52)
  5. Orfeo ed Euridice (Italian version), opera in 3 acts, Wq. 30: Che Faró Senza Euridice?

    1. Che Faró Senza Euridice?  (05:30)
  6. Norma, opera: Casta Diva

    1. Casta Diva  (05:36)
  7. La bohème, opera: Che Gelida Manina

    1. Che Gelida Manina  (04:53)
  8. Gianni Schicchi, opera: O Mio Babbino Caro

    1. O Mio Babbino Caro  (02:08)
  9. Baïlèro, folksong for voice & orchestra (Chants d'Auvergne, Series 1, No. 2)  (04:52)
  10. Madama Butterfly (Madame Butterfly), opera: Vogliatemi Bene

    1. Vogliatemi Bene  (07:56)
  11. Nabucco, opera (Nabucodonosor): Chorus of Hebrew Slaves: Va, Pensiero

    1. Chorus of Hebrew Slaves: Va, Pensiero  (05:29)
  12. Die lustige Witwe (The Merry Widow), operetta: Es Lebt' Eine Vilja

    1. Es Lebt' Eine Vilja  (04:55)
  13. Serse (Xerxes), opera, HWV 40: Ombra Mai Fu

    1. Ombra Mai Fu  (03:18)
  14. Ellens Gesang III ("Ave Maria"), song for voice & piano, D. 839 (Op. 52/6): Ave Maria

    1. Ave Maria  (06:44)
  15. Cantique de Noël, for voice & orchestra ("Minuit, Chrétiens," "O Holy Night")  (05:00)
  16. Turandot, opera: Nessun Dorma

    1. Nessun Dorma  (04:10)

Disc 4

  1. Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), opera, K. 492: Overture

    1. Overture  (04:21)
  2. Cantata No. 147, "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben," BWV 147 (BC A174): Jesus Bleibet Meine Freude

    1. Jesus Bleibet Meine Freude  (05:15)
  3. Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat major ("Emperor"), Op. 73: I. Allegro (extract)

    1. I. Allegro (extract)  (06:42)
  4. Trumpet Voluntary Suite (Suite de Clairque)  (02:54)
  5. Mors et vita, trilogy of oratorios for soloists, chorus & orchestra: Judex

    1. Judex  (04:42)
  6. La scala di seta (The Silken Ladder), opera: Overture

    1. Overture  (05:23)
  7. Air (Sarabande) in E major, HWV 425  (03:26)
  8. Nutcracker, ballet, Op. 71: Waltz of the Flowers

    1. Waltz of the Flowers  (06:53)
  9. Lieutenant Kijé, film score and suite for orchestra, Op. 60: Troika

    1. Troika  (02:54)
  10. Sir John in Love, opera: Fantasia on 'Greensleeves'

    1. Fantasia on 'Greensleeves'  (04:41)
  11. Clair de lune, for piano (Suite Bergamasque No. 3), L. 75/3  (04:58)
  12. The Swan Lake, ballet, Op. 20: Scene (Act II, No. 10)

    1. Scene (Act II, No. 10)  (02:50)
  13. The Deer Hunter, film score: Cavatina

    1. Cavatina  (03:16)
  14. Piano Concerto No. 1 in E minor, Op. 11, CT. 47: II. Romance (Larghetto) (opengin)

    1. II. Romance (Larghetto) (opengin)  (04:06)
  15. My Heart Will Go On (from the film "Titanic")  (04:21)
  16. Time to Say Goodbye (Con te partirò), song  (04:01)
  17. An der schönen, blauen Donau (On the Beautiful, Blue Danube), waltz for orchestra (with chorus ad lib), Op. 314 (RV 314)  (03:45)

Disc 5

  1. Cavalleria rusticana, opera (melodramma) in 1 act: Intermezzo

    1. Intermezzo  (03:44)
  2. Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18: II. Adagio sostenuto (opengin)

    1. II. Adagio sostenuto (opengin)  (04:32)
  3. Peer Gynt, incidental music, Op. 23: Morning

    1. Morning  (04:17)
  4. The Gadfly, film score, Op. 97: Romance

    1. Romance  (03:15)
  5. Adagio for strings (or string quartet; arr. from 2nd mvt. of String Quartet), Op. 11  (06:23)
  6. Scheherazade, symphonic suite for orchestra, Op. 35: The Story of the Kalender Pririce (opening)

    1. The Story of the Kalender Pririce (opening)  (03:53)
  7. Thaïs, opera in 3 acts: Méditation

    1. Méditation  (06:47)
  8. Prince Igor, opera (completed by Rimsky-Korsakov & Glazunov): Polovtsian Dances

    1. Polovtsian Dances  (03:52)
  9. Spartacus, ballet: Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia

    1. Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia  (04:46)
  10. Romeo and Juliet, fantasy-overture for orchestra in B minor (3 versions)  (05:04)
  11. Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92: II. Allegretto

    1. II. Allegretto  (03:57)
  12. Concerto for 2 violins, strings & continuo in D minor ("Double"), BWV 1043: II. Largo ma non tanto

    1. II. Largo ma non tanto  (07:43)
  13. Schindler's List, film score: Theme

    1. Theme  (05:04)
  14. Nutcracker, ballet, Op. 71: Dance of the Reed Flutes

    1. Dance of the Reed Flutes  (02:21)
  15. Symphony No. 6 in F major ("Pastoral"), Op. 68: V. Allegretto

    1. V. Allegretto  (06:41)

Disc 6

  1. Zadok the Priest, coronation anthem No. 1 for chorus & orchestra, HWV 258  (06:05)
  2. Cantata No. 140, "Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme," BWV 140 (BC A166): Zion Hört Die Wächter

    1. Zion Hört Die Wächter  (04:49)
  3. Miserere mei Deus (Psalm 51), motet for chorus  (05:48)
  4. Deutsche Messe (German Mass), for mixed chorus, wind ensemble & organ, D. 872: Sanctus

    1. Sanctus  (03:47)
  5. Panis angelicus for tenor, organ, harp, cello & bass  (04:58)
  6. L' Enfance du Christ, oratorio for soprano, 2 tenors, baritone, 3 basses, chorus & orchetsra ("trilogie sacrée") H. 130 (Op. 25): L'Adieu des Bergers

    1. L'Adieu des Bergers  (03:50)
  7. Messe solennelle de Sainte Cécile for soloists, chorus, orchestra & organ in G major: Sanctus

    1. Sanctus  (05:20)
  8. Requiem, for 2 solo voices, chorus, organ & orchestra, Op. 48: In Paradisum

    1. In Paradisum  (03:29)
  9. Vesperae solennes de confessore for soloists, chorus & orchestra, K. 339: Laudate Dominum

    1. Laudate Dominum  (05:09)
  10. Cantique de Jean Racine, for 4-part chorus & organ (or orchestra), Op. 11  (05:12)
  11. Requiem Mass, for soloists, chorus & orchestra (Manzoni Requiem): Ingemisco

    1. Ingemisco  (03:43)
  12. Ave verum corpus, motet for chorus, strings & organ, K. 618  (03:05)
  13. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: I Know That My Redeemer Liveth

    1. I Know That My Redeemer Liveth  (06:42)
  14. Die Schöpfung (The Creation), oratorio, H. 21/2: The Heavens are Telling

    1. The Heavens are Telling  (04:47)
  15. Requiem, for 2 solo voices, chorus, organ & orchestra, Op. 48: Pie Jesu

    1. Pie Jesu  (03:20)
  16. Requiem for soloists, chorus & orchestra, K. 626: Lacrimosa

    1. Lacrimosa  (02:58)
  17. Messiah, oratorio, HWV 56: Hallelujah Chorus

    1. Hallelujah Chorus  (04:03)

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