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The Number One Beethoven Album

No 1 Beethoven Album / Various
Release Date: 03/20/2009 
Label:  Eloquence   Catalog #: 4765879   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Arthur GrumiauxVladimir AshkenazyStephen KovacevichAlfred Brendel,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw OrchestraLondon Symphony OrchestraBerlin Philharmonic Octet members,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 5 in C minor, Op. 67: 1st movement, Allegro con brio by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1807-1808; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 9 Secs. 
2.
Symphony no 7 in A major, Op. 92: 2nd movement, Allegretto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1811-1812; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 8 Minutes 29 Secs. 
3.
Romance for Violin and Orchestra no 2 in F major, Op. 50 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Arthur Grumiaux (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Written: ?1798; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 53 Secs. 
4.
Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight": 1st movement, Adagio sostenuto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 10 Secs. 
5.
Bagatelle for Piano in A minor, WoO 59 "Für Elise" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 1 Secs. 
6.
Sonata for Piano no 17 in D minor, Op. 31 no 2 "Tempest": 3rd movement, Allegretto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Stephen Kovacevich (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1802; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 32 Secs. 
7.
Septet in E flat major, Op. 20: 5th movement, Scherzo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Octet members
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 16 Secs. 
8.
Concerto for Piano no 3 in C minor, Op. 37: 2nd movement, Largo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Alfred Brendel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1800; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 10 Minutes 34 Secs. 
9.
Symphony no 8 in F major, Op. 93: 4th movement, Allegro vivace by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1812; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 44 Secs. 
10.
Egmont, Op. 84: Overture by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1810; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 8 Minutes 26 Secs. 
11.
Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 61: 3rd movement, Rondo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Arthur Grumiaux (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 1 Secs. 
12.
Concerto for Piano no 5 in E flat major, Op. 73 "Emperor": 2nd movement, Adagio un poco mosso by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 49 Secs. 
13.
Symphony no 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastoral": 5th movement, Allegretto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dresden Staatskapelle
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
14.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in B flat major, Op. 19: 3rd movement, Rondo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Radu Lupu (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1793/1798; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 1 Secs. 
15.
Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique": 2nd movement, Adagio cantabile by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 2 Secs. 
16.
Quartet for Strings no 13 in B flat major, Op. 130: 5th movement, Cavatina by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Quartetto Italiano
Period: Classical 
Written: 1825-1826; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 13 Secs. 
17.
Bagatelles (6) for Piano, Op. 126: no 6, Presto - Andante amabile e con moto in E flat major by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Alfred Brendel (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1824; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 
18.
Sonata for Violin and Piano no 5 in F major, Op. 24 "Spring": 4th movement, Rondo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800-1801; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 52 Secs. 
19.
Minuets (12) for Orchestra, WoO 7: no 11 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Length: 2 Minutes 12 Secs. 
20.
Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight": 3rd movement, Presto agitato by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Vladimir Ashkenazy (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 36 Secs. 
21.
In questa tomba oscura, WoO 133 by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1807; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 30 Secs. 
22.
Fidelio, Op. 72: Mir ist so wunderbar by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sona Ghazarian (Soprano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1805/1814; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 17 Secs. 
23.
Fidelio, Op. 72: O, welche Lust! by Ludwig van Beethoven
Period: Classical 
Written: 1805/1814; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 8 Minutes 23 Secs. 
24.
Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral": 4th movement, Finale - Ode to Joy by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Dame Joan Sutherland (Soprano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1822-1824; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 55 Secs. 

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