100 Best Classics | Warner 9029597556

100 Best Classics

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Label: Warner

Cat No: 9029597556

Format: CD

Number of Discs: 6

Release Date: 5th August 2016

Contents

Artists

Maurice Andre
Leif Ove Andsnes
Martha Argerich
Daniel Barenboim
Maria Callas
Renaud Capucon
Natalie Dessay
Samson Francois
David Fray
Angela Gheorghiu
Helene Grimaud
Philippe Jaroussky
Yehudi Menuhin
Anne-Sophie Mutter
Maria-Joao Pires
Jean-Pierre Rampal
Alexandre Tharaud

Conductors

Carlo Maria Giulini
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Mariss Jansons
Riccardo Muti
Antonio Pappano
Andre Previn
Simon Rattle

Artists

Maurice Andre
Leif Ove Andsnes
Martha Argerich
Daniel Barenboim
Maria Callas
Renaud Capucon
Natalie Dessay
Samson Francois
David Fray
Angela Gheorghiu
Helene Grimaud
Philippe Jaroussky
Yehudi Menuhin
Anne-Sophie Mutter
Maria-Joao Pires
Jean-Pierre Rampal
Alexandre Tharaud

Conductors

Carlo Maria Giulini
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Mariss Jansons
Riccardo Muti
Antonio Pappano
Andre Previn
Simon Rattle

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A reboot of the best-selling compilation series featuring new cover designs and new tracklists - still the same great value!

Track listing:

CD1 FAVOURITE CLASSICS (75.37)
1 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 5 Allegro con brio
2 RAVEL Bolero*
3 HANDEL Solomon: Sinfonia
4 VIVALDI The Four Seasons, ‘Spring’: Allegro
5 DVOŘÁK Symphony No. 9 ‘From the New World’: Allegro con fuoco
6 MOZART Horn Concerto No.4: Rondo
7 BEETHOVEN Symphony No.9: Ode to Joy*
8 TCHAIKOVSKY 1812 Overture
9 RACHMANINOV Piano Concerto No.3: Allegro ma non tanto*
10 ORFF Carmina: Burana O Fortuna
11 SIBELIUS Finlandia
12 HOLST The Planets: Jupiter*
13 PROKOFIEV Romeo and Juliet: Dance of the Knights*
14 ELGAR Pomp and Circumstance: Land of Hope and Glory*
15 CLARKE Trumpet Voluntary
16 VERDI Aida: Gloria all’Egitto
17 J. STRAUSS I Radetzky March

CD2 RELAXING CLASSICS (76.53)
1 BEETHOVEN Piano Sonata ‘Moonlight’: Adagio sostenuto
2 MOZART Concerto for Flute and Harp: Andantino
3 GRIEG Peer Gynt: Morning Mood
4 BARBER Adagio
5 RODRIGO Concierto de Aranjuez: Adagio*
6 BEETHOVEN Symphony No. 6 ‘Pastoral’: Allegro non troppo
7 MOZART Piano Concerto No. 21 Andante
8 BACH Suite No.3: Air
9 HANDEL Sarabande
10 PACHELBEL Canon
11 ALBINONI Adagio*
12 BACH Double Violin Concerto: Largo, ma non tanto
13 MOZART Clarinet Concerto: Adagio
14 BEETHOVEN Symphony No.7: Allegretto*
15 ELGAR ‘Enigma’ Variations: Nimrod
16 MAHLER Symphony No.5: Adagietto*

CD3 ROMANTIC CLASSICS (74.36)
1 TCHAIKOVSKY The Nutcracker: Waltz of the Flowers
2 MENDELSSOHN Violin Concerto: Andante*
3 BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No.5 ‘Emperor’: Allegro*
4 CHOPIN Piano Concerto No.1: Romance
5 SAINT-SAËNS Le Carnaval des animaux: Le cygne
6 MASSENET Méditation de Thaïs
7 VIVALDI The Four Seasons, ‘Winter’: Largo
8 GLUCK Dance of the Blessed Spirits
9 TCHAIKOVSKY Sleeping Beauty: Waltz
10 RIMSKY-KORSAKOV Scheherazade: The Story of the Kalender Prince*
11 VAUGHAN WILLIAMS Fantasia on ‘Greensleeves’
12 JOHN WILLIAMS Theme from Schindler’s List
13 TCHAIKOVSKY Swan Lake: Scene (Moderato)
14 BRAHMS Wiegenlied
15 CHOPIN Waltz No.9
16 BRAHMS Symphony No.3 Poco: allegretto
17 J. STRAUSS II An der schönen blauen Donau

CD4 VOCAL CLASSICS (69.22)
1 BELLINI Norma: Casta diva
2 PUCCINI Tosca: Vissi d’arte
3 PUCCINI Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro
4 VERDI Nabucco: Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves
5 PUCCINI Turandot: Nessun dorma
6 OFFENBACH Les Contes d’Hoffmann: Belle nuit, ô nuit d’amour
7 DVOŘÁK Rusalka: Song to the Moon
8 DELIBES Lakmé: Flower Duet
9 MOZART Don Giovanni: Là ci darem la mano
10 MOZART Die Zauberflöte: Der Hölle Rache
11 LEHÁR Die lustige Witwe: Lippen schweigen
12 BIZET Carmen: L’amour est un oiseau rebelle
13 HANDEL Serse: Ombra mai fu
14 GLUCK Orfeo ed Euridice: Che farò senza Euridice?
15 SCHUBERT Ave Maria
16 GRIEG Peer Gynt: Solveig’s song

CD5 PIANO CLASSICS (81.02)
1 RACHMANINOV Piano Concerto No.2: Moderato
2 CHOPIN Nocturne in C-sharp minor
3 BEETHOVEN Für Elise
4 SCHUBERT Impromptu D.899 No.3
5 DEBUSSY La fille aux cheveux de lin
6 BACH Keyboard Concerto BWV 1056: Adagio
7 MOZART Piano Concerto No.20: Romanze
8 RAVEL Piano Concerto in G: Adagio assai
9 CHOPIN Prelude Op.28 No.4
10 BACH Goldberg Variations: Aria
11 GRIEG Piano Concerto: Allegro molto moderato*
12 DEBUSSY Clair de lune
13 MENDELSSOHN Songs without words: Allegro leggiero
14 SCHUMANN Kinderszenen: Träumerei
15 MUSSORGSKY Pictures at an Exhibition: The Great Gate of Kiev
16 TCHAIKOVSKY The Seasons: Barcarolle
17 LISZT Liebestraum No.3

CD6 SPIRITUAL (76.28)
1 BACH Cantata BWV 147: Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring
2 HANDEL Zadok the Priest
3 BACH Cantata BWV 140: Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme
4 ALLEGRI Miserere*
5 SCHUBERT Deutsche Messe: Zum Sanctus
6-7 FAURÉ Requiem: Pie Jesu, In Paradisum
8 BACH Mass in B minor: Sanctus
9 MOZART Vesperae solennes de confessore
10 FAURÉ Cantique de Jean Racine
11 MOZART Ave verum corpus
12 VERDI Messa da Requiem: Ingemisco
13 HANDEL Messiah: I know that my Redeemer liveth
14 BERLIOZ L’Enfance du Christ: The Shepherds’ Farewell
15 HAYDN The Creation: The heavens are telling
16 MOZART Requiem: Lacrimosa
17 HANDEL Messiah: Hallelujah

* extracts

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