The Resource 100 Best Classics, Vol. 2, (electronic resource)

100 Best Classics, Vol. 2, (electronic resource)

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100 Best Classics, Vol. 2
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100 Best Classics, Vol. 2
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eng
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ballets
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Ozawa, Seiji, Conductor -- French National Orchestra, Orchestra -- Jansons, Mariss, Conductor -- Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra -- Auger, Arleen, Artist -- Philharmonia Chorus, Choir -- Muti, Riccardo, Conductor -- Philharmonia Orchestra, Orchestra -- Summers, Jonathan, Artist -- Kesteren, John Van, Artist -- Marriner, Neville, Conductor -- Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Orchestra, Orchestra -- Sawallisch, Wolfgang, Conductor -- Bavarian State Orchestra, Orchestra -- Philadelphia Orchestra, Orchestra -- Previn, Andre, Conductor -- London Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra -- Milan La Scala Chorus, Choir -- Milan La Scala Orchestra, Orchestra -- Rattle, Simon, Conductor -- Bernstein, Leonard, Conductor -- Temirkanov, Yuri, Conductor -- Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra -- Marshall, Wayne, Artist -- City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra -- Pretre, Georges, Conductor -- Nicklin, Celia, Artist -- Sillito, Kenneth, Artist -- Bennett, Mark, Artist -- Malcolm, George, Artist -- Pickett, Philip, Artist -- Mutter, Anne-Sophie, Artist -- Karajan, Herbert von, Conductor -- Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra -- Mackerras, Charles, Conductor -- Prague Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra -- Gavrilov, Andrei, Artist -- Menuhin, Yehudi, Conductor -- Menuhin Festival Orchestra, Orchestra -- Bath Festival Orchestra, Orchestra -- Lympany, Moura, Artist -- Pace, Patrizia, Artist -- Allen, Thomas, Artist -- Price, Margaret, Artist -- Grandis, Franco de, Artist -- Rydl, Kurt, Artist -- Hynninen, Jorma, Artist -- Murray, Ann, Artist -- Battle, Kathleen, Artist -- Vienna State Opera Chorus, Choir -- Gieseking, Walter, Artist -- Galliera, Alceo, Conductor -- Adni, Daniel, Artist -- Hickox, Richard, Conductor -- City of London Sinfonia, Orchestra -- Gheorghiu, Angela, Artist -- Alagna, Roberto, Artist -- Howell, Gwynne, Artist -- Pappano, Antonio, Conductor -- Royal Opera House Chorus, Covent Garden, Choir -- Royal Opera House Orchestra, Covent Garden, Orchestra -- Coliban, Sorin, Artist -- Cangelosi, David, Artist -- Johann Strauss Orchestra, Orchestra -- Boskovsky, Willi, Conductor -- Popp, Lucia, Artist -- Tennstedt, Klaus, Conductor -- London Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra -- Berglund, Paavo, Conductor -- Dresden Staatskapelle, Orchestra -- Haitink, Bernard, Conductor -- Ogdon, John, Artist -- Linde Consort, Orchestra -- Schonwandt, Michael, Conductor -- Dessay, Natalie, Artist -- Berlin Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra -- Paik, Kun Woo, Artist -- Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra -- Willcocks, David, Conductor -- New Philharmonia Orchestra, Orchestra -- Morris, Gareth, Artist -- Wunderlich, Fritz, Artist -- Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra -- Klobucar, Berislav, Conductor -- Tate, Jeffrey, Conductor -- Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra, Orchestra -- Te Kanawa, Kiri, Artist -- McGlinn, John, Conductor -- New York Choral Artists, Choir -- New Princess Theatre Orchestra, Orchestra -- Collard, Jean-Philippe, Artist -- Rigutto, Bruno, Artist -- Studer, Cheryl, Artist -- Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra -- Boston Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra -- Andre, Maurice, Artist -- Parker-Smith, Jane, Artist -- Brown, Iona, Artist -- Bennett, William, Artist -- Egarr, Richard, Artist -- Lausanne Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra -- Foster, Lawrence, Conductor -- Isbin, Sharon, Artist -- Tortelier, Paul, Artist -- Leppard, Raymond, Conductor -- Wilson, Ransom, Artist -- Iwasaki, Shuku, Artist -- Byzantine, Julian, Artist -- Friend, Rodney, Artist -- Isador, Michael, Artist -- Du Pre, Jacqueline, Artist -- Barbirolli, John, Conductor -- Klinko, Markus, Artist -- Vlatkovic, Radovan, Artist -- English Chamber Orchestra, Orchestra -- Hoelscher, Ulf, Artist -- Kamu, Okko, Conductor -- Vienna String Sextet, Ensemble -- Meyer, Sabine, Artist -- Trevor, Kirk, Conductor -- Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra -- Gilchrist, Jane, Artist -- Thirlwell, Fergus, Artist -- Gibson, Simon, Artist -- Fischer, Annie, Artist -- Boult, Adrian, Conductor -- Donohoe, Peter, Artist -- Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Orchestra -- Northern Sinfonia, Orchestra -- Sabine Meyer Wind Ensemble, Ensemble -- Fowke, Philip, Artist -- Gibson, Alexander, Conductor -- Scottish National Orchestra, Orchestra -- Katin, Peter, Artist -- Alexeev, Dmitri, Artist -- Lupu, Radu, Artist -- Hendricks, Barbara, Artist -- Ciccolini, Aldo, Artist -- Maazel, Lorin, Conductor -- Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Orchestra -- Litton, Andrew, Conductor -- Moore, Gerald, Artist -- Fischer-Dieskau, Dietrich, Artist -- Callas, Maria, Artist -- Paris National Opera Orchestra, Orchestra -- Rene Duclos Choir, Choir -- Caballe, Montserrat, Artist -- Parkening, Christopher, Artist -- Argerich, Martha, Artist -- Gardelli, Lamberto, Conductor -- Edwards, Sian, Conductor -- Halevy, Ludovic, Lyricist -- Meilhac, Henri, Lyricist -- Bizet, Georges, Composer -- Faure, Gabriel, Composer -- Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, Composer -- Da Ponte, Lorenzo, Lyricist -- Offenbach, Jacques, Composer -- Anonymous, Lyricist -- Orff, Carl, Composer -- Prokofiev, Sergey, Composer -- Rachmaninov, Sergey, Composer -- Respighi, Ottorino, Composer -- Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay Andreyevich, Composer -- Saint-Saens, Camille, Composer -- Rellstab, Ludwig, Lyricist -- Heine, Heinrich, Lyricist -- Seidl, Johann Gabriel, Lyricist -- Schubert, Franz, Composer -- Schumann, Robert, Composer -- Smetana, Bedrich, Composer -- Verdi, Giuseppe, Composer -- Cammarano, Salvadore, Lyricist -- Kreisler, Fritz, Composer -- Bach, Johann Sebastian, Composer -- Handel, George Frideric, Composer -- Beethoven, Ludwig van, Composer -- Heyward, DuBose, Lyricist -- Gershwin, Ira, Lyricist -- Gershwin, George, Composer -- Giacosa, Giuseppe, Lyricist -- Puccini, Giacomo, Composer -- Illica, Luigi, Lyricist -- Wagner, Richard, Composer -- Vivaldi, Antonio, Composer -- Dvorak, Antonin, Composer -- Liszt, Franz, Composer -- Stravinsky, Igor, Composer -- Shostakovich, Dmitry, Composer -- Chopin, Fryderyk, Composer -- Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich, Composer -- Adami, Giuseppe, Lyricist -- Strauss II, Johann, Composer -- Brahms, Johannes, Composer -- Elgar, Edward, Composer -- Tarrega, Francisco, Composer -- Ravel, Maurice, Composer -- Sarasate, Pablo de, Composer -- Riese, Friedrich Wilhelm, Lyricist -- Flotow, Friedrich von, Composer -- Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von, Lyricist -- Ibsen, Henrik, Lyricist -- Grieg, Edvard, Composer -- Rossini, Gioachino, Composer -- Holst, Gustav, Composer -- Hesse, Hermann, Lyricist -- Strauss, Richard, Composer -- Eichendorff, Joseph von, Lyricist -- Berlioz, Hector, Composer -- Mussorgsky, Modest Petrovich, Composer -- Mendelssohn, Felix, Composer -- Khachaturian, Aram Il'yich, Composer -- Grofe, Ferde, Arranger -- Debussy, Claude, Composer -- Glinka, Mikhail Ivanovich, Composer -- Satie, Erik, Composer -- Hummel, Johann Nepomuk, Composer -- Oubradous, Fernand, Arranger -- Pujol, Emilio, Arranger -- Albeniz, Isaac, Composer -- Lloyd Webber, Andrew, Composer -- Bates,, Arranger -- Charpentier, Marc-Antoine, Composer -- Defaye, Jean-Michel, Arranger -- Bates, Norman, Arranger
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  • Halevy, Ludovic
  • Meilhac, Henri
  • Bizet, Georges
  • Faure, Gabriel
  • Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
  • Da Ponte, Lorenzo
  • Offenbach, Jacques
  • Anonymous
  • Orff, Carl
  • Prokofiev, Sergey
  • Rachmaninov, Sergey
  • Respighi, Ottorino
  • Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay Andreyevich
  • Saint-Saens, Camille
  • Rellstab, Ludwig
  • Heine, Heinrich
  • Seidl, Johann Gabriel
  • Schubert, Franz
  • Schumann, Robert
  • Smetana, Bedrich
  • Verdi, Giuseppe
  • Cammarano, Salvadore
  • Kreisler, Fritz
  • Bach, Johann Sebastian
  • Handel, George Frideric
  • Beethoven, Ludwig van
  • Heyward, DuBose
  • Gershwin, Ira
  • Gershwin, George
  • Giacosa, Giuseppe
  • Puccini, Giacomo
  • Illica, Luigi
  • Wagner, Richard
  • Vivaldi, Antonio
  • Dvorak, Antonin
  • Liszt, Franz
  • Stravinsky, Igor
  • Shostakovich, Dmitry
  • Chopin, Fryderyk
  • Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Il'yich
  • Adami, Giuseppe
  • Strauss II, Johann
  • Bernstein, Leonard
  • Brahms, Johannes
  • Elgar, Edward
  • Tarrega, Francisco
  • Ravel, Maurice
  • Sarasate, Pablo de
  • Riese, Friedrich Wilhelm
  • Flotow, Friedrich von
  • Goethe, Johann Wolfgang von
  • Ibsen, Henrik
  • Grieg, Edvard
  • Rossini, Gioachino
  • Holst, Gustav
  • Hesse, Hermann
  • Strauss, Richard
  • Eichendorff, Joseph von
  • Berlioz, Hector
  • Mussorgsky, Modest Petrovich
  • Mendelssohn, Felix
  • Khachaturian, Aram Il'yich
  • Grofe, Ferde
  • Debussy, Claude
  • Glinka, Mikhail Ivanovich
  • Satie, Erik
  • Hummel, Johann Nepomuk
  • Oubradous, Fernand
  • Pujol, Emilio
  • Albeniz, Isaac
  • Byzantine, Julian
  • Lloyd Webber, Andrew
  • Bates
  • Charpentier, Marc-Antoine
  • Defaye, Jean-Michel
  • Bates, Norman
  • Naxos Digital Services US
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Naxos Music Library
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100 Best Classics, Vol. 2, (electronic resource)
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http://www.vpl.ca/extDB/login.Naxos?http://vpl.naxosmusiclibrary.com/catalogue/item.asp?cid=0094637087251
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Contents
  • Carmen, Act I: Prelude ( 02 min., 10 sec. ) / Bizet -- Die Walkure, Act III: Ride of the Valkyries ( 04 min., 52 sec. ) / Wagner -- Carmina Burana: Fortuna Imperatrix Mundi: O Fortuna ( 02 min., 44 sec. ) / Orff -- Tale of Tsar Saltan, Op. 57: Flight of the Bumblebee ( 01 min., 25 sec. ) / Rimsky-Korsakov -- IX. The Hut on Fowl's Legs (Baba-Yaga) ( 03 min., 26 sec. ) / Mussorgsky -- X. The Great Gate of Kiev ( 05 min., 22 sec. ) / Mussorgsky -- Ruslan and Lyudmila, Op. 5: Overture ( 05 min., 19 sec. ) / Glinka -- Jazz Suite No. 2: VI. Waltz No. 2 ( 03 min., 44 sec. ) / Shostakovich -- Bolero (arr. Bates) ( 05 min., 15 sec. ) / Ravel -- Il trovatore, Act II: Vedi, le fosche notturne (Anvil Chorus) ( 02 min., 55 sec. ) / Verdi -- The Planets, Op. 32: I. Mars, the Bringer of War ( 07 min., 11 sec. ) / Holst -- Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14: IV. Marche au Supplice: Allegretto non troppo ( 04 min., 57 sec. ) / Berlioz -- Guillaume Tell (William Tell): Overture ( 03 min., 10 sec. ) / Rossini -- Gayane: I. Sabre Dance ( 02 min., 20 sec. ) / Khachaturian -- Rhapsody in Blue: Opening (arr. F. Grofe) ( 04 min., 11 sec. ) / Gershwin -- St. John's Night on Bald Mountain, "A Night on the Bare Mountain" (arr. N. Bates) ( 07 min., 16 sec. ) / Mussorgsky -- Le sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring), Part II: The Sacrifice: Sacrificial Dance ( 05 min., 01 sec. ) / Stravinsky -- Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F Major, BWV 1047: III. Allegro assai ( 02 min., 48 sec. ) / Bach -- The 4 Seasons: Violin Concerto in F Minor, Op. 8, No. 4, RV 297, "L'inverno" (Winter): II. Largo ( 02 min., 18 sec. ) / Vivaldi -- Water Music: Suite No. 2 in D Major, HWV 349: II. Alla hornpipe ( 01 min., 11 sec. ) / Handel -- Keyboard Concerto in F Minor, BWV 1056: II. Largo ( 03 min., 24 sec. ) / Bach -- Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: IV. La rejouissance ( 02 min., 23 sec. ) / Handel -- Serenade No. 6 in D Major, K. 239, "Serenata Notturna": I. Marcia: Maestoso ( 04 min., 33 sec. ) / Mozart -- Bagatelle in A Minor, WoO 59, "Fur Elise" ( 03 min., 20 sec. ) / Beethoven -- Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), K. 492, Act II: Arietta: Voi, che sapete che cosa e amor ( 02 min., 52 sec. ) / Mozart -- Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-Flat Major, Op. 73, "Emperor": II. Adagio un poco mosso ( 05 min., 19 sec. ) / Beethoven -- Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 5, Op. 62: No. 30 in A Major, No. 6, "Fruhlingslied" (Spring Song) ( 02 min., 37 sec. ) / Mendelssohn -- Piano Sonata No. 8 in C Minor, Op. 13, "Pathetique": II. Adagio cantabile ( 05 min., 48 sec. ) / Beethoven -- Serenade in C Major, Op. 48: II. Walzer: Moderato -Tempo di Valse ( 03 min., 40 sec. ) / Tchaikovsky -- Tosca, Act II: Vissi d'arte ( 03 min., 27 sec. ) / Puccini -- Morceaux de fantaisie, Op. 3: No. 2. Prelude in C-Sharp Minor ( 04 min., 36 sec. ) / Rachmaninov -- Wiener Blut, Op. 354 ( 05 min., 37 sec. ) / Strauss II -- 4 Letzte Lieder (4 Last Songs), TrV 296: No. 3. Beim Schlafengehen (At Bedtime) ( 04 min., 21 sec. ) / Strauss -- Ma vlast (My Fatherland): No. 2. Vltava (Moldau) ( 04 min., 59 sec. ) / Smetana -- Symphony No. 4 in F Minor, Op. 36: IV. Finale: Allegro con fuoco ( 08 min., 50 sec. ) / Tchaikovsky -- Serenade No. 13 in G Major, K. 525, "Eine kleine Nachtmusik": II. Romanze ( 05 min., 43 sec. ) / Mozart -- Lohengrin, Act III: Treulich gefuhrt, ziehet dahin (Wedding March) ( 05 min., 16 sec. ) / Wagner -- Carmen Suite No. 1: III. Intermezzo ( 02 min., 31 sec. ) / Bizet -- Nocturne No. 2 in E-Flat Major, Op. 9, No. 2 ( 05 min., 15 sec. ) / Chopin -- Les contes d'Hoffmann (The Tales of Hoffman), Act II: Belle nuit, o nuit d'amour, "Barcarolle" (arr. for orchestra) ( 03 min., 07 sec. ) / Offenbach -- 14 Songs, Op. 34: No. 14. Vocalise in E Minor (version for voice and orchestra) ( 05 min., 19 sec. ) / Rachmaninov -- Liebestraume, S541/R211: No. 3. Nocturne in A-Flat Major ( 05 min., 35 sec. ) / Liszt -- The Planets, Op. 32: II. Venus, the Bringer of Peace ( 08 min., 04 sec. ) / Holst -- Pavane, Op. 50 ( 06 min., 46 sec. ) / Faure -- Martha, Act III: Aria: Ach so fromm, ach so traut ( 02 min., 47 sec. ) / Flotow -- A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61, Act V: Wedding March ( 05 min., 35 sec. ) / Mendelssohn -- Porgy and Bess, Act I: Summertime ( 02 min., 40 sec. ) / Gershwin -- Dolly, Op. 56: I. Berceuse (version for piano 4 hands) ( 02 min., 34 sec. ) / Faure -- Tristan und Isolde, Act III: Mild und leise wie er lachelt ( 06 min., 32 sec. ) / Wagner -- The Firebird: Kastchei's spell is broken, his palace disappears, and the Petrified Knights return to life. General Thanksgiving ... (original version) ( 03 min., 40 sec. ) / Stravinsky -- Te Deum, H. 146: Prelude (arr. J.-M. Defaye) ( 02 min., 03 sec. ) / Charpentier -- Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D Major, BWV 1050: III. Allegro ( 05 min., 14 sec. ) / Bach -- Concerto in the Italian Style in F Major, BWV 971, "Italian Concerto": I. Allegro ( 04 min., 12 sec. ) / Bach -- Chamber Concerto in D Major, RV 93: II. Largo (arr. E. Pujol) ( 06 min., 50 sec. ) / Vivaldi -- Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007: I. Prelude ( 02 min., 34 sec. ) / Bach -- Flute Concerto No. 2 in D Major, K. 314: III. Rondo: Allegro ( 05 min., 34 sec. ) / Mozart -- Le carnaval des animaux: XII. Le Cygne (The Swan) (version for cello and piano) ( 02 min., 37 sec. ) / Saint-Saens -- Suite espagnola No. 1, Op. 47: No. 3. Sevilla (Sevillanas) (arr. J. Byzantine) ( 05 min., 19 sec. ) / Albeniz -- Liebesfreud ( 03 min., 30 sec. ) / Kreisler -- Trumpet Concerto in E Major, WoO 1, S49: III. Rondo: Allegro molto (arr. F. Oubradous) ( 03 min., 35 sec. ) / Hummel -- The 4 Seasons: Violin Concerto in G Minor, Op. 8, No. 2, RV 315, "L'estate" (Summer): III. Presto ( 02 min., 43 sec. ) / Vivaldi -- Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op. 85: I. Adagio - Moderato ( 08 min. ) / Elgar -- 2 Arabesques: No. 1 in E Major (arr. for harp) ( 04 min., 02 sec. ) / Debussy -- Zigeunerweisen, Op. 20 (version for violin and orchestra) ( 07 min., 47 sec. ) / Sarasate -- Horn Concerto No. 4 in E-Flat Major, K. 495: II. Romance: Andante cantabile ( 04 min., 42 sec. ) / Mozart -- Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 35: I. Allegro moderato ( 05 min., 55 sec. ) / Tchaikovsky -- Clarinet Quintet in A Major, K. 581: II. Larghetto ( 06 min., 30 sec. ) / Mozart -- Kinderszenen (Scenes of Childhood), Op. 15: No. 7. Traumerei (Dreaming) ( 02 min., 37 sec. ) / Schumann -- Requiem: Pie Jesu (arr. for soprano, treble, organ and orchestra) ( 02 min., 49 sec. ) / Lloyd Webber -- Piano Concerto No. 20 in D Minor, K. 466: II. Romance ( 06 min., 13 sec. ) / Mozart -- Berceuse in D-Flat Major, Op. 57 ( 04 min., 26 sec. ) / Chopin -- A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61, Act III: Nocturne ( 05 min., 51 sec. ) / Mendelssohn -- Salut d'amour, Op. 12 ( 03 min., 52 sec. ) / Elgar -- Etude No. 3 in E Major, Op. 10, No. 3 ( 04 min., 11 sec. ) / Chopin -- Serenade No. 10 in B-Flat Major, K. 361, "Gran Partita": III. Adagio ( 05 min., 22 sec. ) / Mozart -- Peer Gynt, Op. 23, Act IV: Solveig's sang (Solveig's Song) ( 04 min., 52 sec. ) / Grieg -- Carnival of the Animals: VII. Aquarium ( 02 min., 06 sec. ) / Saint-Saens -- Preludes, Book 1: No. 8. La fille aux cheveux de lin ( 02 min., 39 sec. ) / Debussy -- 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 15 in D-Flat Major, "Raindrop" ( 06 min., 03 sec. ) / Chopin -- Schwanengesang, D. 957: No. 4. Standchen (Serenade) ( 03 min., 43 sec. ) / Schubert -- 3 Gymnopedies: No. 1. Lent et douloureux ( 03 min., 09 sec. ) / Satie -- Pavane pour une infante defunte ( 06 min., 27 sec. ) / Ravel -- Candide: Overture ( 04 min., 11 sec. ) / Bernstein -- 3 German Dances, K. 605: No. 3 in C Major, "Die Schlittenfahrt" (Sleigh Ride) ( 03 min., 06 sec. ) / Mozart -- 16 Waltzes, Op. 39: No. 15 in A-Flat Major ( 01 min., 40 sec. ) / Brahms -- Heidenroslein, Op. 3, No. 3, D. 257 ( 01 min., 44 sec. ) / Schubert -- 6 Minuets, WoO 10: No. 2 in G Major ( 02 min., 54 sec. ) / Beethoven -- Liebesleid ( 03 min., 39 sec. ) / Kreisler -- Piano Sonata No. 11 in A Major, K. 331: III. Alla turca: Allegretto ( 03 min., 25 sec. ) / Mozart -- Carmen, Act I: Habanera: L'amour est un oiseau rebelle ( 04 min., 23 sec. ) / Bizet -- 8 Humoresques, Op. 101, B. 187: No. 7. Poco lento e grazioso in G-Flat Major ( 03 min., 05 sec. ) / Dvorak -- La rondine, Act I: Chi il bel sogno di Doretta ( 03 min., 50 sec. ) / Puccini -- Waltz No. 7 in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 64, No. 2 ( 04 min., 10 sec. ) / Chopin -- Recuerdos de la Alhambra ( 03 min., 53 sec
  • ) / Tarrega -- Polonaise No. 6 in A-Flat Major, Op. 53, "Heroic" ( 06 min., 35 sec. ) / Chopin -- Tritsch-Tratsch, Op. 214 ( 02 min., 36 sec. ) / Strauss II -- Pini di Roma (Pines of Rome), P. 141: I. I pini di Villa Borghese (The Pines of the Villa Borghese) ( 02 min., 50 sec. ) / Respighi -- Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67 (excerpt) ( 02 min., 43 sec. ) / Prokofiev -- Orphee aux enfers (Orpheus in the Underworld): Overture ( 09 min., 34 sec. ) / Offenbach -- Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg (The Mastersingers of Nuremberg), Act I: Prelude ( 09 min., 33 sec. ) / Wagner
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100 Best Classics, Vol. 2, (electronic resource)
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  • Streaming audio
Contents
  • Carmen, Act I: Prelude ( 02 min., 10 sec. ) / Bizet -- Die Walkure, Act III: Ride of the Valkyries ( 04 min., 52 sec. ) / Wagner -- Carmina Burana: Fortuna Imperatrix Mundi: O Fortuna ( 02 min., 44 sec. ) / Orff -- Tale of Tsar Saltan, Op. 57: Flight of the Bumblebee ( 01 min., 25 sec. ) / Rimsky-Korsakov -- IX. The Hut on Fowl's Legs (Baba-Yaga) ( 03 min., 26 sec. ) / Mussorgsky -- X. The Great Gate of Kiev ( 05 min., 22 sec. ) / Mussorgsky -- Ruslan and Lyudmila, Op. 5: Overture ( 05 min., 19 sec. ) / Glinka -- Jazz Suite No. 2: VI. Waltz No. 2 ( 03 min., 44 sec. ) / Shostakovich -- Bolero (arr. Bates) ( 05 min., 15 sec. ) / Ravel -- Il trovatore, Act II: Vedi, le fosche notturne (Anvil Chorus) ( 02 min., 55 sec. ) / Verdi -- The Planets, Op. 32: I. Mars, the Bringer of War ( 07 min., 11 sec. ) / Holst -- Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14: IV. Marche au Supplice: Allegretto non troppo ( 04 min., 57 sec. ) / Berlioz -- Guillaume Tell (William Tell): Overture ( 03 min., 10 sec. ) / Rossini -- Gayane: I. Sabre Dance ( 02 min., 20 sec. ) / Khachaturian -- Rhapsody in Blue: Opening (arr. F. Grofe) ( 04 min., 11 sec. ) / Gershwin -- St. John's Night on Bald Mountain, "A Night on the Bare Mountain" (arr. N. Bates) ( 07 min., 16 sec. ) / Mussorgsky -- Le sacre du printemps (The Rite of Spring), Part II: The Sacrifice: Sacrificial Dance ( 05 min., 01 sec. ) / Stravinsky -- Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 in F Major, BWV 1047: III. Allegro assai ( 02 min., 48 sec. ) / Bach -- The 4 Seasons: Violin Concerto in F Minor, Op. 8, No. 4, RV 297, "L'inverno" (Winter): II. Largo ( 02 min., 18 sec. ) / Vivaldi -- Water Music: Suite No. 2 in D Major, HWV 349: II. Alla hornpipe ( 01 min., 11 sec. ) / Handel -- Keyboard Concerto in F Minor, BWV 1056: II. Largo ( 03 min., 24 sec. ) / Bach -- Music for the Royal Fireworks, HWV 351: IV. La rejouissance ( 02 min., 23 sec. ) / Handel -- Serenade No. 6 in D Major, K. 239, "Serenata Notturna": I. Marcia: Maestoso ( 04 min., 33 sec. ) / Mozart -- Bagatelle in A Minor, WoO 59, "Fur Elise" ( 03 min., 20 sec. ) / Beethoven -- Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), K. 492, Act II: Arietta: Voi, che sapete che cosa e amor ( 02 min., 52 sec. ) / Mozart -- Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-Flat Major, Op. 73, "Emperor": II. Adagio un poco mosso ( 05 min., 19 sec. ) / Beethoven -- Lieder ohne Worte (Songs without Words), Book 5, Op. 62: No. 30 in A Major, No. 6, "Fruhlingslied" (Spring Song) ( 02 min., 37 sec. ) / Mendelssohn -- Piano Sonata No. 8 in C Minor, Op. 13, "Pathetique": II. Adagio cantabile ( 05 min., 48 sec. ) / Beethoven -- Serenade in C Major, Op. 48: II. Walzer: Moderato -Tempo di Valse ( 03 min., 40 sec. ) / Tchaikovsky -- Tosca, Act II: Vissi d'arte ( 03 min., 27 sec. ) / Puccini -- Morceaux de fantaisie, Op. 3: No. 2. Prelude in C-Sharp Minor ( 04 min., 36 sec. ) / Rachmaninov -- Wiener Blut, Op. 354 ( 05 min., 37 sec. ) / Strauss II -- 4 Letzte Lieder (4 Last Songs), TrV 296: No. 3. Beim Schlafengehen (At Bedtime) ( 04 min., 21 sec. ) / Strauss -- Ma vlast (My Fatherland): No. 2. Vltava (Moldau) ( 04 min., 59 sec. ) / Smetana -- Symphony No. 4 in F Minor, Op. 36: IV. Finale: Allegro con fuoco ( 08 min., 50 sec. ) / Tchaikovsky -- Serenade No. 13 in G Major, K. 525, "Eine kleine Nachtmusik": II. Romanze ( 05 min., 43 sec. ) / Mozart -- Lohengrin, Act III: Treulich gefuhrt, ziehet dahin (Wedding March) ( 05 min., 16 sec. ) / Wagner -- Carmen Suite No. 1: III. Intermezzo ( 02 min., 31 sec. ) / Bizet -- Nocturne No. 2 in E-Flat Major, Op. 9, No. 2 ( 05 min., 15 sec. ) / Chopin -- Les contes d'Hoffmann (The Tales of Hoffman), Act II: Belle nuit, o nuit d'amour, "Barcarolle" (arr. for orchestra) ( 03 min., 07 sec. ) / Offenbach -- 14 Songs, Op. 34: No. 14. Vocalise in E Minor (version for voice and orchestra) ( 05 min., 19 sec. ) / Rachmaninov -- Liebestraume, S541/R211: No. 3. Nocturne in A-Flat Major ( 05 min., 35 sec. ) / Liszt -- The Planets, Op. 32: II. Venus, the Bringer of Peace ( 08 min., 04 sec. ) / Holst -- Pavane, Op. 50 ( 06 min., 46 sec. ) / Faure -- Martha, Act III: Aria: Ach so fromm, ach so traut ( 02 min., 47 sec. ) / Flotow -- A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61, Act V: Wedding March ( 05 min., 35 sec. ) / Mendelssohn -- Porgy and Bess, Act I: Summertime ( 02 min., 40 sec. ) / Gershwin -- Dolly, Op. 56: I. Berceuse (version for piano 4 hands) ( 02 min., 34 sec. ) / Faure -- Tristan und Isolde, Act III: Mild und leise wie er lachelt ( 06 min., 32 sec. ) / Wagner -- The Firebird: Kastchei's spell is broken, his palace disappears, and the Petrified Knights return to life. General Thanksgiving ... (original version) ( 03 min., 40 sec. ) / Stravinsky -- Te Deum, H. 146: Prelude (arr. J.-M. Defaye) ( 02 min., 03 sec. ) / Charpentier -- Brandenburg Concerto No. 5 in D Major, BWV 1050: III. Allegro ( 05 min., 14 sec. ) / Bach -- Concerto in the Italian Style in F Major, BWV 971, "Italian Concerto": I. Allegro ( 04 min., 12 sec. ) / Bach -- Chamber Concerto in D Major, RV 93: II. Largo (arr. E. Pujol) ( 06 min., 50 sec. ) / Vivaldi -- Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007: I. Prelude ( 02 min., 34 sec. ) / Bach -- Flute Concerto No. 2 in D Major, K. 314: III. Rondo: Allegro ( 05 min., 34 sec. ) / Mozart -- Le carnaval des animaux: XII. Le Cygne (The Swan) (version for cello and piano) ( 02 min., 37 sec. ) / Saint-Saens -- Suite espagnola No. 1, Op. 47: No. 3. Sevilla (Sevillanas) (arr. J. Byzantine) ( 05 min., 19 sec. ) / Albeniz -- Liebesfreud ( 03 min., 30 sec. ) / Kreisler -- Trumpet Concerto in E Major, WoO 1, S49: III. Rondo: Allegro molto (arr. F. Oubradous) ( 03 min., 35 sec. ) / Hummel -- The 4 Seasons: Violin Concerto in G Minor, Op. 8, No. 2, RV 315, "L'estate" (Summer): III. Presto ( 02 min., 43 sec. ) / Vivaldi -- Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op. 85: I. Adagio - Moderato ( 08 min. ) / Elgar -- 2 Arabesques: No. 1 in E Major (arr. for harp) ( 04 min., 02 sec. ) / Debussy -- Zigeunerweisen, Op. 20 (version for violin and orchestra) ( 07 min., 47 sec. ) / Sarasate -- Horn Concerto No. 4 in E-Flat Major, K. 495: II. Romance: Andante cantabile ( 04 min., 42 sec. ) / Mozart -- Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 35: I. Allegro moderato ( 05 min., 55 sec. ) / Tchaikovsky -- Clarinet Quintet in A Major, K. 581: II. Larghetto ( 06 min., 30 sec. ) / Mozart -- Kinderszenen (Scenes of Childhood), Op. 15: No. 7. Traumerei (Dreaming) ( 02 min., 37 sec. ) / Schumann -- Requiem: Pie Jesu (arr. for soprano, treble, organ and orchestra) ( 02 min., 49 sec. ) / Lloyd Webber -- Piano Concerto No. 20 in D Minor, K. 466: II. Romance ( 06 min., 13 sec. ) / Mozart -- Berceuse in D-Flat Major, Op. 57 ( 04 min., 26 sec. ) / Chopin -- A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61, Act III: Nocturne ( 05 min., 51 sec. ) / Mendelssohn -- Salut d'amour, Op. 12 ( 03 min., 52 sec. ) / Elgar -- Etude No. 3 in E Major, Op. 10, No. 3 ( 04 min., 11 sec. ) / Chopin -- Serenade No. 10 in B-Flat Major, K. 361, "Gran Partita": III. Adagio ( 05 min., 22 sec. ) / Mozart -- Peer Gynt, Op. 23, Act IV: Solveig's sang (Solveig's Song) ( 04 min., 52 sec. ) / Grieg -- Carnival of the Animals: VII. Aquarium ( 02 min., 06 sec. ) / Saint-Saens -- Preludes, Book 1: No. 8. La fille aux cheveux de lin ( 02 min., 39 sec. ) / Debussy -- 24 Preludes, Op. 28: No. 15 in D-Flat Major, "Raindrop" ( 06 min., 03 sec. ) / Chopin -- Schwanengesang, D. 957: No. 4. Standchen (Serenade) ( 03 min., 43 sec. ) / Schubert -- 3 Gymnopedies: No. 1. Lent et douloureux ( 03 min., 09 sec. ) / Satie -- Pavane pour une infante defunte ( 06 min., 27 sec. ) / Ravel -- Candide: Overture ( 04 min., 11 sec. ) / Bernstein -- 3 German Dances, K. 605: No. 3 in C Major, "Die Schlittenfahrt" (Sleigh Ride) ( 03 min., 06 sec. ) / Mozart -- 16 Waltzes, Op. 39: No. 15 in A-Flat Major ( 01 min., 40 sec. ) / Brahms -- Heidenroslein, Op. 3, No. 3, D. 257 ( 01 min., 44 sec. ) / Schubert -- 6 Minuets, WoO 10: No. 2 in G Major ( 02 min., 54 sec. ) / Beethoven -- Liebesleid ( 03 min., 39 sec. ) / Kreisler -- Piano Sonata No. 11 in A Major, K. 331: III. Alla turca: Allegretto ( 03 min., 25 sec. ) / Mozart -- Carmen, Act I: Habanera: L'amour est un oiseau rebelle ( 04 min., 23 sec. ) / Bizet -- 8 Humoresques, Op. 101, B. 187: No. 7. Poco lento e grazioso in G-Flat Major ( 03 min., 05 sec. ) / Dvorak -- La rondine, Act I: Chi il bel sogno di Doretta ( 03 min., 50 sec. ) / Puccini -- Waltz No. 7 in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 64, No. 2 ( 04 min., 10 sec. ) / Chopin -- Recuerdos de la Alhambra ( 03 min., 53 sec
  • ) / Tarrega -- Polonaise No. 6 in A-Flat Major, Op. 53, "Heroic" ( 06 min., 35 sec. ) / Chopin -- Tritsch-Tratsch, Op. 214 ( 02 min., 36 sec. ) / Strauss II -- Pini di Roma (Pines of Rome), P. 141: I. I pini di Villa Borghese (The Pines of the Villa Borghese) ( 02 min., 50 sec. ) / Respighi -- Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67 (excerpt) ( 02 min., 43 sec. ) / Prokofiev -- Orphee aux enfers (Orpheus in the Underworld): Overture ( 09 min., 34 sec. ) / Offenbach -- Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg (The Mastersingers of Nuremberg), Act I: Prelude ( 09 min., 33 sec. ) / Wagner
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