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111 Years Of Deutsche Grammophon [6 CD Set]


Release Date: 10/20/2009 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 001340802   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Johann Sebastian BachWolfgang Amadeus MozartFrédéric ChopinGabriel Fauré,   ... 
Performer:  Cecilia BartoliRafal BlechaczKathleen BattleTeresa Berganza,   ... 
Conductor:  Leonard BernsteinJames LevineRichard Strauss
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Andalucian Dogs
Number of Discs: 6 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

111 classic tracks assembled on 6 CDs – all for less than the price of 2 CDs!

From the very earliest to the very newest this is the most compact yet expansive survey of a record label available

Highlights include:
Aimard: Bach Art of Fugue
Bartoli: Voi che sapete from Le Nozze di Figaro
Blechacz: Chopin Prelude in G major
Battle: Fauré Pie Jesu
Berganza: Habanera from Carmen
Bernstein: Overture to Candide
Caruso: O paradise from L’Africaine
Carreras: E lucevan le stelle from Tosca

Ga ranc˘a: Brindisi from Lucrezia Borgia
Heifetz: It Ain’t Necessarily So from Porgy & Bess
Hotter: Selection from Winterreise
Janowitz: Frühling from Four Last
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Kremer: Beethoven Violin Sonata in G—3rd mvt.
Levine: Prokofiev Classical Symphony—4th mvt.
Ott: Liszt Transcendental Etude no. 2
Pavarotti: Una furtiva lagrima from L’Elisir d’amore
Perlman: Mozart Sonata in E minor—2nd mvt
Segovia: Tárrega Recuerdas de la Alhambra
R. Strauss conducts Mozart Sym. no. 40—Finale
Upshaw: Golijov The Andalucian Dogs Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Voi che sapete che cosa è amor by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Cecilia Bartoli (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 3 in G major by Frédéric Chopin
Performer:  Rafal Blechacz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1836-1839; Paris, France 
3.
Requiem, Op. 48: Pie Jesu by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888 rev 1893; France 
4.
Carmen: L'amour est un oiseau rebelle "Habañera" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Teresa Berganza (Mezzo Soprano)
Written: 1873-1874 
5.
Candide: Overture by Leonard Bernstein
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1956; USA 
6.
L'Africaine: O paradis sorti de l'onde by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Performer:  Enrico Caruso (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1865; Germany 
7.
Tosca: E lucevan le stelle by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
8.
Lucrezia Borgia: Il segreto per esser felice "Brindisi" by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Elina Garanca (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1833; Italy 
9.
Porgy and Bess: It ain't necessarily so by George Gershwin
Performer:  Jascha Heifetz (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; USA 
10.
Four Last Songs, AV 150: no 1, Frühling by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Gundula Janowitz (Soprano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1948; Germany 
11.
Symphony no 1 in D major, Op. 25 "Classical": 4th movement, Molto vivace by Sergei Prokofiev
Conductor:  James Levine
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1916-1917; Russia 
12.
Transcendental Etudes (12) for Piano, S 139: no 2 in A minor by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Alice Sara Ott (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1851; Weimar, Germany 
13.
L'Elisir d'Amore: Una furtiva lagrima by Gaetano Donizetti
Performer:  Luciano Pavarotti (Tenor)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832; Italy 
14.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in E minor, K 304 (300c): 2nd movement, Tempo di menuetto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1778; Paris, France 
15.
Recuerdos de la Alhambra by Francisco Tarrega
Performer:  Andrés Segovia (Guitar)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1880-1905; Spain 
16.
Winterreise, D 911/Op. 89: no 24, Der Leiermann by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Hans Hotter (Baritone)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
17.
Symphony no 40 in G minor, K 550: 4th movement, Allegro assai by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Richard Strauss
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
18.
The Art of Fugue, BWV 1080: Contrapunctus 9, a 4, alla duodecima by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Pierre-Laurent Aimard (Piano)
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1745-1750; Leipzig, Germany 
19.
Sonata for Violin and Piano no 8 in G major, Op. 30 no 3: 3rd movement, Allegro vivace by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin), Martha Argerich (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801-1802; Vienna, Austria 
20.
Ayre: Nanni by Osvaldo Golijov
Performer:  Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Andalucian Dogs
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 2004; USA 

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