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Release Date: 01/23/2001 
Label:  Dg Panorama Catalog #: 46956   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus MozartPietro MascagniLudwig van BeethovenUmberto Giordano,   ... 
Performer:  Mirella FreniFriedrich GuldaPlacido DomingoGerd Seifert,   ... 
Conductor:  Karl BöhmNeeme JärviCarlos KleiberRoberto Abbado,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Deutsche Oper OrchestraGothenburg Symphony OrchestraVienna Philharmonic Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 41 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Deutsche Oper Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 25 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. 
2.
Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo by Pietro Mascagni
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 2 Secs. 
Notes: Composition written: Italy (1888).
Composition revised: Italy (1889). 
3.
Symphony no 5 in C minor, Op. 67: 1st movement, Allegro con brio by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Carlos Kleiber
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1807-1808; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 15 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. 
4.
Andrea Chénier: La mamma morta by Umberto Giordano
Performer:  Mirella Freni (Soprano)
Conductor:  Roberto Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Venice Teatro la Fenice Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 27 Secs. 
5.
Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra,  Berlin Soloists
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
Length: 6 Minutes 8 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. 
6.
Requiem in D minor, K 626: Lacrymosa by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra,  Vienna Singverein
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 17 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. 
7.
Quintet for 2 Violins, Viola and 2 Cellos in E major, Op. 11 no 5/G 275: 3rd movement, Minuet in A by Luigi Boccherini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1771; Spain 
Length: 3 Minutes 24 Secs. 
Notes: This minuet, listed in Boccherini's autograph catalog as part of Opus 11,
was also published, and is known popularly, as part of Opus 13. 
8.
Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Mirella Freni (Soprano)
Conductor:  Roberto Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Venice Teatro la Fenice Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1918; Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
9.
Swan Lake, Op. 20: no 10, Act 2 - Scène, Allegro moderato by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875-1876; Russia 
Length: 2 Minutes 34 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. 
10.
Symphony no 5 in C sharp minor: 4th movement, Adagietto by Gustav Mahler
Conductor:  Rafael Kubelik
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901-1902; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. 
11.
Saint Matthew Passion, BWV 244: no 78, Wir setzen uns mit Tränen nieder by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Baroque 
Written: ?1727; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 10 Secs. 
12.
Concerto for Piano no 21 in C major, K 467: 2nd movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Friedrich Gulda (Piano)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. 
13.
Gayaneh: Sabre Dance by Aram Khachaturian
Conductor:  Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942/1957; USSR 
Length: 2 Minutes 13 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. 
14.
Turandot: Nessun dorma! by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1926; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
15.
Pomp and Circumstance Marches (5), Op. 39: no 1 in D major by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor:  Giuseppe Sinopoli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1901; England 
Length: 6 Minutes 33 Secs. 
16.
Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30: Sunrise by Richard Strauss
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1895-1896; Germany 
Length: 1 Minutes 57 Secs. 
17.
Madama Butterfly: Un bel dì vedremo by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Mirella Freni (Soprano)
Conductor:  Giuseppe Sinopoli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1904; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. 
18.
Serenade for Strings in E major, Op. 22: 1st movement, Moderato by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Rafael Kubelik
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1875; Bohemia 
Length: 4 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. 
19.
Rigoletto: Questa o quella by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor)
Conductor:  Carlo Maria Giulini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Italy 
Length: 1 Minutes 52 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. 
20.
Concerto for Horn no 2 in E flat major, K 417: 2nd movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Gerd Seifert (French Horn)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1783; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. 
21.
Morceaux de fantaisies (5), Op. 3: no 2, Prélude in C sharp minor by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Anatol Ugorski (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Length: 3 Minutes 57 Secs. 
22.
Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622: 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Harold Wright (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Seiji Ozawa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Boston Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 57 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. 
23.
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Rome, Italy 
Length: 7 Minutes 24 Secs. 
24.
Boléro by Maurice Ravel
Conductor:  Giuseppe Sinopoli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1928; France 
Length: 14 Minutes 11 Secs. 
25.
Jurassic Park: Main Theme by John T. Williams
Conductor:  John Mauceri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1993; USA 
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
26.
Dances with Wolves: John Dunbar Theme by John Barry
Conductor:  John Mauceri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1990; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 26 Secs. 
27.
Braveheart: Main Title by James Horner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1995; USA 
Length: 2 Minutes 51 Secs. 
28.
The English Patient, Op. 1: Main Theme by Gabriel Yared
Conductor:  Harry Rabinowitz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: 20th Century 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
29.
Titanic: My heart will go on by James Horner
Conductor:  Nick Ingman
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Prague Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1997 
Length: 3 Minutes 33 Secs. 
30.
Carmina burana: no 1, O fortuna by Carl Orff
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 40 Secs. 
31.
I Pagliacci: Recitar!...Vesti la giubba by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer:  Carlo Bergonzi (Tenor)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Milan Teatro alla Scala Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Notes: This selection is an ADD recording. 
32.
Star Wars, Episode 4 - A New Hope: Throne Room and End Title by John T. Williams
Conductor:  John Mauceri
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hollywood Bowl Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1977; USA 
Length: 7 Minutes 43 Secs. 
33.
Concerto for Harpsichord in F minor, BWV 1056: 2nd movement, Largo-Arioso by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Trevor Pinnock (Harpsichord)
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert Winds
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1738-1739; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 2 Minutes 51 Secs. 

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