50 Best Classics | Warner 9029595560

50 Best Classics

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Label: Warner

Cat No: 9029595560

Format: CD

Number of Discs: 3

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

About

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

* extracts

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