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The Very Best Of Brahms

Brahms / Very Best Of
Release Date: 01/11/2008 
Label:  Virgin Classics   Catalog #: 502717   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Stephen HoughNicholas AngelichJean-Bernard PommierJaime Laredo,   ... 
Conductor:  Daniel HardingSir Andrew DavisMichel CorbozChristoph Eschenbach,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lausanne Instrumental Ensemble
Number of Discs: 2 
Length: 2 Hours 32 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 3 in F major, Op. 90: 3rd movement, Poco allegretto by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Daniel Harding
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883; Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 59 Secs. 
3.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 83: 2nd movement, Allegro appassionato by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano)
Conductor:  Sir Andrew Davis
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878-1881; Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 3 Secs. 
4.
Ballades (4) for Piano, Op. 10: no 1 in D minor "Edward" by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Nicholas Angelich (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854; Germany 
Length: 5 Minutes 6 Secs. 
5.
German Requiem, Op. 45: Wie lieblich sind deine Wohnungen by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Michel Corboz
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lausanne Instrumental Ensemble
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854-1868; Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 46 Secs. 
6.
Sonata for Violin and Piano no 3 in D minor, Op. 108: 2nd movement, Adagio by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Jean-Bernard Pommier (Piano), Jaime Laredo (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886-1888; Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 33 Secs. 
7.
Symphony no 2 in D major, Op. 73: 2nd movement, Adagio non troppo by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Christoph Eschenbach
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; Austria 
Length: 10 Minutes 57 Secs. 
8.
Intermezzi (3) for Piano, Op. 117: no 2 in B flat minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Nicholas Angelich (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 8 Secs. 
9.
Tragic Overture, Op. 81 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Christoph Eschenbach
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; Austria 
Length: 14 Minutes 48 Secs. 
10.
Quintet for Clarinet and Strings in B minor, Op. 115: 1st movement, Allegro by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Paul Meyer (Clarinet)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891; Austria 
Length: 12 Minutes 50 Secs. 
11.
Hungarian Dances (21) for Piano 4 hands, WoO 1: no 5 in F sharp minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Patrice Fontanarosa (Violin)
Conductor:  Jan Jr. Talich
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868; Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 22 Secs. 
12.
Symphony no 1 in C minor, Op. 68: 3rd movement, Un poco allegretto by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Christoph Eschenbach
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1855-1876; Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 11 Secs. 
13.
Sonata for Cello and Piano no 2 in F major, Op. 99: 2nd movement, Adagio affetuoso by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Juhani Lagerspetz (Piano), Truls Otterbech Mork (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886 
Length: 7 Minutes 32 Secs. 
14.
Symphony no 4 in E minor, Op. 98: 4th movement, Allegro energico by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Christoph Eschenbach
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884-1885; Austria 
Length: 10 Minutes 23 Secs. 
15.
Songs (5), Op. 104: no 5, Im Herbst by Johannes Brahms
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 41 Secs. 
16.
Concerto for Piano no 1 in D minor, Op. 15: 3rd movement, Rondo by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Stephen Hough (Piano)
Conductor:  Sir Andrew Davis
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854-1858; Germany 
Length: 11 Minutes 59 Secs. 
17.
Sonata for Clarinet and Piano no 2 in E flat major, Op. 120 no 2: 2nd movement, Allegro appassionato by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Michael Collins (Clarinet), Mikhail Pletnev (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; Austria 
18.
Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 77: 3rd movement, Allegro giocoso by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Frank Peter Zimmermann (Violin)
Conductor:  Wolfgang Sawallisch
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 42 Secs. 
19.
Alto Rhapsody, Op. 53 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  John Nelson
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Austria 
Length: 12 Minutes 16 Secs. 
20.
Quintet for Piano and Strings in F minor, Op. 34: 3rd movement, Scherzo by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Leif Ove Andsnes (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861-1864; Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 10 Secs. 

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