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Best Of Basics: Essential Classics / Various (Dig)
Release Date: 01/12/2010 
Label:  Berlin Classics   Catalog #: 149562   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Franz SchubertGiuseppe VerdiBedrich SmetanaJules Massenet,   ... 
Performer:  Peter RöselSiegfried StöckigtSylvia GesztyPeter Arne Rohde,   ... 
Conductor:  Giuseppe PatanéOtmar SuitnerKurt MasurVáclav Neumann,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Impromptus (4) for Piano, D 899/Op. 90: no 2 in E flat major by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Peter Rösel (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1827; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 13 Secs. 
2.
La traviata: Act 3 Prelude by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Giuseppe Patané
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 9 Secs. 
3.
Bartered Bride, B 143/T 93: Dance of the Comedians by Bedrich Smetana
Conductor:  Otmar Suitner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1863/1870; Bohemia 
Length: 4 Minutes 49 Secs. 
4.
Thaďs: Meditation by Jules Massenet
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 34 Secs. 
5.
Transcendental Etudes (6) after Paganini, S 140: no 6 in A minor "Theme and Variations" by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Siegfried Stöckigt (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Switzerland 
Length: 4 Minutes 33 Secs. 
6.
Carmen: Les voici! Les voici! by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Otmar Suitner
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Length: 4 Minutes 1 Secs. 
7.
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Una voce poco fa...Io sono dolcile by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Sylvia Geszty ()
Conductor:  Kurt Masur
Length: 6 Minutes 16 Secs. 
8.
Slavonic Dances (8) for Orchestra, Op. 72/B 147: no 1 in B flat major, Odzemek by Antonín Dvorák
Conductor:  Václav Neumann
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886-1887; Bohemia 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 
9.
Songs without words, vol 1, Op. 19b: no 1, Andante con moto in E major by Felix Mendelssohn
Performer:  Peter Arne Rohde (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1829; Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 12 Secs. 
10.
Messiah, HWV 56: I know that my redeemer liveth by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Regina Werner ()
Conductor:  Helmut Koch
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1742; London, England 
Length: 6 Minutes 8 Secs. 
11.
Die Zauberflöte, K 620: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Otmar Suitner
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 47 Secs. 
12.
Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Non piů andrai farfallone amoroso by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Hermann Prey (Voice)
Conductor:  Otmar Suitner
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 39 Secs. 
13.
Mass in B minor, BWV 232: Osanna by Johann Sebastian Bach
Conductor:  Peter Schreier
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1747-1749; Leipzig, Germany 
Length: 3 Minutes 0 Secs. 
14.
Serenade no 13 in G major, K 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik": 4th movement, Rondo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Otmar Suitner
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 52 Secs. 
15.
Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a: no 8, Waltz of the Flowers by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Heinz Rögner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Russia 
Length: 7 Minutes 7 Secs. 
16.
Lyric Suite for Orchestra, Op. 54: 4th movement, March of the trolls by Edvard Grieg
Conductor:  Otmar Suitner
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891/1904; Norway 
Length: 3 Minutes 35 Secs. 

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