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Release Date: 09/06/1991 
Label:  Rca   Catalog #: 60833   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Richard StraussWolfgang Amadeus MozartFelix MendelssohnJohann Strauss Jr.,   ... 
Performer:  Jane MarshSherrill MilnesJosephine VeaseyPlacido Domingo,   ... 
Conductor:  Fritz ReinerErich LeinsdorfCharles MunchArthur Fiedler,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony OrchestraBoston Symphony OrchestraNew England Conservatory Chorus,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 15 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30: Excerpt(s) by Richard Strauss
Conductor:  Fritz Reiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1895-1896; Germany 
Notes: This work was included in the film "2001: A Space Odyssey." 
2.
Serenade no 13 in G major, K 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik": 1st movement, Allegro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: This work was included in the film "Amadeus." 
3.
Symphony no 4 in A major, Op. 90 "Italian": 4th movement, Saltarello by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Germany 
Notes: This work was included in the film "A Midsummer Night's Sex Comedy." 
4.
Kaiser-Walzer, Op. 437: Excerpt(s) by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Fritz Reiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1889; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: This work was included in the film "The Last Emperor." 
5.
Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral": 4th movement, Finale - Excerpt(s) by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Jane Marsh (Soprano), Sherrill Milnes (Baritone), Josephine Veasey (Mezzo Soprano),
Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Erich Leinsdorf
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra,  New England Conservatory Chorus,  Pro Musica Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Notes: This work was included in the film "Die Hard I." 
6.
Rhapsody in Blue: Excerpt(s) by George Gershwin
Performer:  Earl Wild (Piano)
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Notes: This work was included in the film "Manhattan." 
7.
Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major: Canon by Johann Pachelbel
Conductor:  Ettore Stratta
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Baroque Chamber Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Germany 
Notes: This work was included in the film "Ordinary People." 
8.
An der schönen, blauen Donau, Op. 314: Excerpt(s) by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1867; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: This work was include in the film "2001: A Space Odyssey." 
9.
Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation 18 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Leonard Pennario (Piano)
Conductor:  Arthur Fiedler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Pops
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
Notes: This work was included in the film "Somewhere in Time." 
10.
Finlandia, Op. 26: Finale by Jean Sibelius
Conductor:  Morton Gould
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Morton Gould Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899-1900; Finland 
Notes: This work was included in the film "Die Hard II." 
11.
Carmina burana: no 1, O fortuna by Carl Orff
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra,  New England Conservatory Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Germany 
Notes: This work was included in the film "Glory." 
12.
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
Notes: This work was included in the film "Platoon." 
13.
Boléro: Finale by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Charles Munch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; France 
Notes: This work was included in the film "10." 
14.
Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Eugene Ormandy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philadelphia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Notes: This work was included in the film "Apocalypse Now." 
15.
Concerto for Piano no 21 in C major, K 467: 2nd movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Géza Anda (Piano)
Conductor:  Géza Anda
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
Notes: This work was included in the film "Elvira Madigan." 

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