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Ultimate Mozart - The Essential Masterpieces

Ultimate Mozart / Various
Release Date: 11/14/2006 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 000766002   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartAmsterdam Mozart Ensemble
Performer:  Vladimir AshkenazyKarl LeisterIrena GrafenauerMaria Graf,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Georg SoltiVladimir AshkenazySir Neville MarrinerPeter Schreier,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Orchestra of EuropePhilharmonia OrchestraAcademy of St. Martin in the Fields,   ... 
Number of Discs: 5 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Includes divertimento(s) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Ensemble: Academy of St. Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Sir Neville Marriner.
Includes serenade(s) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Ensemble: Academy of St. Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Sir Neville Marriner.
Includes divertimento(s) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Ensemble: Academy of St. Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Sir Neville Marriner.
Includes serenade(s) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. Ensemble: Academy of St. Martin in the Fields. Conductor: Sir Neville Marriner. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 40 in G minor, K 550 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Symphony no 41 in C major, K 551 "Jupiter" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chamber Orchestra of Europe
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
3.
Concerto for Piano no 21 in C major, K 467 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Conductor:  Vladimir Ashkenazy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
4.
Concerto for Piano no 20 in D minor, K 466 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Conductor:  Vladimir Ashkenazy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
5.
Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Karl Leister (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
6.
Concerto for Flute and Harp in C major, K 299 (297c) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Irena Grafenauer (Flute), Maria Graf (Harp)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Classical 
Written: 1778; Paris, France 
7.
Concerto for Horn no 4 in E flat major, K 495 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Peter Damm (Horn)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
8.
Requiem in D minor, K 626 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Theo Adam (), Margaret Price (), Trudeliese Schmidt (),
Francisco Araiza ()
Conductor:  Peter Schreier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Radio Chorus,  Dresden State Opera Orchestra,  Leipzig Radio Orchestra Soloists
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
9.
Mass in C major, K 317 "Coronation" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Thomas Quasthoff (), Edith Mathis (), Hans-Peter Blochwitz ()
Conductor:  Peter Schreier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Radio Chorus,  Dresden State Opera Orchestra,  Leipzig Radio Orchestra Soloists
Period: Classical 
Written: 1779; Salzburg, Austria 
10.
Ave verum corpus in D major, K 618 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Peter Schreier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Radio Chorus,  Dresden State Opera Orchestra,  Leipzig Radio Orchestra Soloists
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Austria 
11.
Rondo for Piano no 3 in A minor, K 511 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 10 Minutes 12 Secs. 
12.
Rondo for Horn and Orchestra in E flat major, K 371 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Timothy Brown (Horn)
Conductor:  Kenneth Sillito
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 30 Secs. 
13.
Serenade no 13 in G major, K 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 17 Minutes 14 Secs. 
14.
Serenade no 6 in D major, K 239 "Serenata notturna" by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Period: Classical 
Written: 1776; Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 12 Minutes 2 Secs. 
15.
Divertimento for String Quartet in D major, K 136 (125a) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Period: Classical 
Written: 1772; Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 13 Minutes 13 Secs. 
16.
Divertimento for String Quartet in B flat major, K 137 (125b) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Period: Classical 
Written: 1772; Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 10 Minutes 11 Secs. 
17.
Divertimento for String Quartet in F major, K 138 (125c) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Period: Classical 
Written: 1772; Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 3 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Symphony No.40 in G minor, K.550: 1. Molto allegro
Symphony No.40 in G minor, K.550: 2. Andante
Symphony No.40 in G minor, K.550: 3. Menuetto (Allegretto)
Symphony No.40 in G minor, K.550: 4. Finale (Allegro assai)
Symphony No.41 in C, K.551 - "Jupiter": 1. Allegro vivace
Symphony No.41 in C, K.551 - "Jupiter": 2. Andante cantabile
Symphony No.41 in C, K.551 - "Jupiter": 3. Menuetto (Allegretto)
Symphony No.41 in C, K.551 - "Jupiter": 4. Molto allegro
Piano Concerto No.21 in C, K.467: 1. Allegro
Piano Concerto No.21 in C, K.467: 2. Andante
Piano Concerto No.21 in C, K.467: 3. Allegro vivace assai
Rondo in A minor, K.511
Piano Concerto No.20 in D minor, K.466: 1. Allegro
Piano Concerto No.20 in D minor, K.466: 2. Romance
Piano Concerto No.20 in D minor, K.466: 3. Rondo (Allegro assai)

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