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Release Date: 11/09/2010 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 001483202  
Composer:  Georges BizetDmitri ShostakovichFranz LisztFranz Joseph Haydn,   ... 
Performer:  Géza AndaMaurice AndréStefan AskenaseMartha Argerich,   ... 
Conductor:  Claudio AbbadoKarel AncerlHans StadlmairJohn Nelson,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony OrchestraCzech Philharmonic OrchestraMunich Chamber Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 6 
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Works on This Recording

Carmen: Act 1 Prelude "Les toréadors" by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Symphony no 10 in E minor, Op. 93: 2nd movement, Allegro by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Karel Ancerl
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Modern 
Written: 1953 
Concert Etudes (2) for Piano, S 145: no 1, Waldesrauschen by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Géza Anda (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1862-63; Rome, Italy 
Concerto for Trumpet in E flat major, H 7e no 1: 3rd movement, Finale by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Maurice André (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Hans Stadlmair
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Munich Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1796; Vienna, Austria 
Czech Dances (14) for Piano, T 112: no 4, Polka in B flat major by Bedrich Smetana
Performer:  Stefan Askenase (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; Czech Republic 
Concerto for Piano in G major: 3rd movement, Presto by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Martha Argerich (Piano)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1929-1931; France 
Sonata for Piano no 8 in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique": 2nd movement, Adagio cantabile by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Daniel Barenboim (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1797-1798; Vienna, Austria 
Weichet nur, betrübte Schatten, BWV 202 "Wedding Cantata": Wenn die Frühlingslüfte streichen by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Itzhak Perlman (Violin), Kathleen Battle (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Nelson
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra of St. Luke's
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1718-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Canciones populares españolas (7): no 5, Nana by Manuel de Falla
Performer:  Narciso Yepes (Guitar), Teresa Berganza (Mezzo Soprano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1915; Spain 
Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen: no 2, Ging heut' morgens übers Feld by Gustav Mahler
Performer:  Thomas Hampson (Baritone)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1883-1896; Germany 
Peer Gynt, Op. 23: no 18, Solvejg's Song by Edvard Grieg
Performer:  Erna Berger (Soprano)
Conductor:  Leo Blech
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin State Opera Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874-1875; Norway 
Sonata for Piano no 2 in A major, Op. 2 no 2: 3rd movement, Scherzo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Rafal Blechacz (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1794-1795; Vienna, Austria 
Concerto for Bassoon in B flat major, K 191 (186e): 3rd movement, Rondo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Dietmar Zeman (Bassoon)
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1774; Salzburg, Austria 
Carmina burana: no 21, In trutina by Carl Orff
Performer:  Barbara Bonney (Soprano)
Conductor:  André Previn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1936; Germany 
Nocturnes (3) for Orchestra: no 2, Fêtes by Claude Debussy
Conductor:  Pierre Boulez
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: French Impressionist 
Tosca: Recondita armonia by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  José Carreras (Tenor), Fernando Corena (Bass)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1900; Italy 
Concerto for 2 Violins in A minor, RV 523: Largo by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Giuliano Carmignola (Violin), Viktoria Mullova (Violin)
Conductor:  Andrea Marcon
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Venice Baroque Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: Venice, Italy 
Boris Godunov: Farewell, my son, I am dying "Death of Boris" by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Feodor Chaliapin (Bass)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868-1873; Russia 
Symphony no 4 in E minor, Op. 98: 3rd movement, Allegro giocoso by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Victor De Sabata
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884-1885; Austria 
Concerto for Clarinet in A major, K 622: 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Michael Collins (Clarinet)
Conductor:  Mikhail Pletnev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Russian National Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Te lo juro yo by Manuel L. y Miquel
Performer:  Placido Domingo (Tenor), Jose Maria Gallardo Del Rey (Guitar)
Conductor:  Miguel Roa
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Madrid Community Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Kalinka and Grünes Gras by Anonymous
Performer:  P. Myhalik (Bass), Igor Seifert (Tenor), Georg Tymczenko (Tenor)
Conductor:  Gerge Jaroff
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Don Kossack Choir
West Side Story: Symphonic Dances - Mambo by Leonard Bernstein
Conductor:  Gustavo Dudamel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra of Venezuela
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USA 
Pieces (2) for String Quartet: no 2, Polka [from "The Golden Age"] by Dmitri Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Emerson String Quartet
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1931; USSR 
Hora staccato by Grigoras Dinicu
Performer:  Christian Ferras (Violin), Jean-Claude Ambrosini (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1906; Romania 
Gedichte (12), Op. 62: no 10, Das Pfarrjüngferchen by Carl Loewe
Performer:  Brigitte Fassbaender (Mezzo Soprano), Cord Garben (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1838; Germany 
Christ lag in Todesbanden, BWV 4: no 6, Hier ist das rechte Osterlamm by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (Baritone)
Conductor:  Fritz Lehmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bach Festival Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1708; Weimar, Germany 
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major, M 8: 1st movement, Allegretto ben moderato by César Franck
Performer:  Augustin Dumay (Violin), Maria-Joao Pires (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
Ragtime Bass by Virgil Thomson
Performer:  Andor Foldes (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
Tale of Tsar Saltan: Suite, Op. 57 - Flight of the bumblebee by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Pierre Fournier (Cello), Lamar Crowson (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903; Russia 
Tritsch-Tratsch-Polka, Op. 214 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Conductor:  Ferenc Fricsay
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1858; Vienna, Austria 
Rosamunde, D 797/Op. 26: no 11, Ballet music no 2 in G major by Franz Schubert
Conductor:  Wilhelm Furtwängler
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823; Vienna, Austria 
Bachianas brasileiras no 5 for Soprano and 8 Cellos: Aria "Cantilena" by Heitor Villa-Lobos
Performer:  Elina Garanca (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Fabio Luisi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Staatskapelle Dresden
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1938-1945; Brazil 
The Creation, H 21 no 2: The heavens are telling by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Gerald Finley (Baritone), Michael Schade (Tenor), Sylvia McNair (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: 1796-1798; Vienna, Austria 
Fantasies (7) for Piano, Op. 116: no 1, Capriccio in D minor by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Emil Gilels (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Austria 
Requiem, Op. 48: In paradisum by Gabriel Fauré
Conductor:  Carlo Maria Giulini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra,  Philharmonia Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887-1890; France 
Ayre: Una Madre Comió Asado by Osvaldo Golijov
Performer:  Dawn Upshaw (Soprano)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Andalucian Dogs
Annie's Song by John Denver
Performer:  James Galway (Flute)
Conductor:  Klauspeter Seibel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
La gamme et autres morceaux de simphonie: Sonata in C major "à la mariesienne": Tres vivement by Marin Marais
Conductor:  Reinhard Goebel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Musica Antiqua Cologne
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1723; Paris, France 
Sonata for Cello and Piano no 1 in E minor, Op. 38: 2nd movement, Allegretto quasi menuetto by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Hélène Grimaud (Piano), Truls Otterbech Mork (Cello)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1862-1865; Austria 
Stabat mater: Cujus animam by Gioachino Rossini
Performer:  Ernst Haefliger (Tenor)
Conductor:  Ferenc Fricsay
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin RIAS Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1832/1842; Italy 
Sonatine for Piano: 2nd movement, Mouvement de menuet by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Monique Haas (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1903-1905; France 
Quartet for Strings no 14 in D minor, D 810 "Death and the Maiden": 3rd movement, Scherzo by Franz Schubert
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Hagen String Quartet
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1824; Vienna, Austria 
Concerto for Violin in D minor, Op. 47: 3rd movement, Allegro ma non tanto by Jean Sibelius
Performer:  Hilary Hahn (Violin)
Conductor:  Esa-Pekka Salonen
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1905; Finland 
Sonata for Piano no 2 in F major, K 280 (189e): 2nd movement, Adagio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Clara Haskil (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1775; Munich, Germany 
Le Prophète: Roi du ciel by Giacomo Meyerbeer
Performer:  Ben Heppner (Tenor)
Conductor:  Myung-Whun Chung
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Germany 
Sonatas (12) for Violin/Flute and Basso Continuo, Op. 9: no 3 in D major - 4th movement, Tambourin by Jean-Marie Leclair
Performer:  Hans-Kristian Kjos Sorensen (Percussion), Daniel Hope (Violin), Kristian Bezuidenhout (Piano),
Stefan Maass (Lute)
Period: Baroque 
Written: by 1743; France 
Moments musicaux (6) for Piano, D 780/Op. 94: no 3 in F minor by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Vladimir Horowitz (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1823-1828; Vienna, Austria 
Vado, ma dove?, K 583 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Gundula Janowitz (Soprano)
Conductor:  Willfried Boettcher
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Wiener Symphoniker
Period: Classical 
Written: 1789; Vienna, Austria 
La Vierge: Dernier sommeil de la Vierge by Jules Massenet
Performer:  Leo Winland (Cello)
Conductor:  Neeme Järvi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1880; France 
Locus iste in C major, WAB 23 by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Eugen Jochum
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian Radio Chorus
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869; Vienna, Austria 
Variations and Fugue for Piano in B flat major on a theme by Handel, Op. 24: Fugue by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Wilhelm Kempff (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1861; Germany 
Sonata for Harpsichord in F major, K 525/L 188 by Domenico Scarlatti
Performer:  Ralph Kirkpatrick (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 18th Century 
German Requiem, Op. 45: Wie lieblich sind deine Wohnungen by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra,  Vienna Singverein
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1854-1868; Austria 
Die Walküre: Ride of the Valkyries by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Hans Knappertsbusch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1856; Germany 
La traviata: Act 3 Prelude by Giuseppe Verdi
Conductor:  Carlos Kleiber
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Bavarian State Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Italy 
Slavonic Dances (8) for Piano 4 hands, Op. 46/B 78: no 7 in C minor, Skocná by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Alfons Kontarsky (Piano), Aloys Kontarsky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Bohemia 
Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Non so più cosa son, cosa faccio by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Magdalena Kozená (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Concerto for Violin: 1st movement by Philip Glass
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Christoph von Dohnányi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1987; USA 
Circus Polka by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Rafael Kubelik
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1942; USA 
Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation 18 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Lang Lang (Piano)
Conductor:  Valery Gergiev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Petersburg Mariinsky Theater Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1934; USA 
Water Music Suite no 1 in F major, HWV 348: no 6, Air by George Frideric Handel
Conductor:  Fritz Lehmann
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Baroque 
Written: circa 1715-1717; London, England 
Ruy Blas Overture, Op. 95 by Felix Mendelssohn
Conductor:  Ferdinand Leitner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1839; Germany 
Porgy and Bess: Suite "Catfish Row" - Excerpt(s) by George Gershwin
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: USA 
El amor brujo: Danza rituel del fuego "Ritual Fire Dance" by Manuel de Falla
Conductor:  Lorin Maazel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1915; Spain 
Après un rêve, Op. 7 no 1 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Mischa Maisky (Cello), Daria Hovora (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; France 
Egmont, Op. 84: Excerpt(s) by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Igor Markevitch
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lamoureux Concerts Association Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1810; Vienna, Austria 
Berceuse sur le nom de Fauré by Maurice Ravel
Performer:  Johanna Martzy (Violin), Jean Antonietti (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1922; France 
Mass in C minor, K 427 (417a) "Great": Gloria by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Sarah Connolly (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Paul McCreesh
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Gabrieli Players
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782-1783; Vienna, Austria 
Quartet for Strings no 3 in D major, Op. 44 no 1: 2nd movement, Menuetto by Felix Mendelssohn
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Melos String Quartet Stuttgart
Period: Classical 
Partita for Violin solo no 3 in E major, BWV 1006: 1st movement, Prelude by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Nathan Milstein (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720; Cöthen, Germany 
Symphony no 4 in F minor, Op. 36: 3rd movement, Scherzo by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Yevgeny Mravinsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1878; Russia 
Berceuse for Violin and Piano in D major, Op. 16 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Anne-Sophie Mutter (Violin)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878-1879; France 
Qui es promesses de Fortune/Ha, Fortune! trop suis mis loing/Et non est qui adjuvet by Guillaume de Machaut
Performer:  Charles Brett (Countertenor), James Bowman (Countertenor)
Conductor:  David Munrow
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Early Music Consort of London
Period: Medieval 
Written: 14th Century; France 
Luisa Fernanda: Cállate, corazón! Duèrmete y calla! by Federico Moreno-Torroba
Performer:  Rolando Villazón (Tenor), Anna Netrebko (Soprano)
Conductor:  Nicola Luisotti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Staatskapelle Dresden
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932; Spain 
Songs (6), Op. 3: no 1, Liebestreu by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Jessye Norman (Soprano), Daniel Barenboim (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1853; Germany 
Navarra for 2 Violins and Piano, Op. 33 by Pablo de Sarasate
Performer:  Igor Oistrach (Violin), David Oistrakh (Violin)
Conductor:  Franz Konwitschny
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1899 

Sound Samples

Carmen / Act 3: Entr'acte
Symphony No.10 in E minor, Op.93: 2. Allegro
2 Etudes de Concert, S.145: No.1 Waldesrauschen
Trumpet Concerto In E Flat, H.VIIe No.1: 3. Allegro
Czech Dances / Tance II (1879): 2. Slepicka in B flat major (Moderato)
Piano Concerto In G: 3. Presto
Piano Sonata No.8 in C minor, Op.13 -"Pathétique": 2. Adagio cantabile
Cantata No.202 "Weichet nur, betrübte Schatten" (Wedding Cantata), BWV 202: 5. Aria: Wenn die Frühlingslüfte streichen
Suite populaire Espagnole: Nana
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A: 1. Allegretto ben moderato
Lieder eines fahrenden Gesellen: Ging heut' morgen übers Feld
Peer Gynt, Op.23 - Sung in German: Der Winter mag scheiden (Solveig's Song)
Ragtime Bass in C sharp
Piano Sonata No.2 in A, Op.2 No.2: 3. Scherzo (Allegretto)
The Tale of Tsar Saltan - Arr. J. Strimer: The Flight of the Bumble-Bee
Bassoon Concerto In B Flat, K.191: 3. Rondo (Tempo di menuetto)
Tritsch-Tratsch-Polka, Op.214 (Arr. Fr. Schimak)
Rosamunde, D.797 (Incidental music to Helmina von Chézy's Play): Ballet Music No. 2
Carmina Burana / 3. Cour d'amours: "In trutina"
Nocturnes - orchestral version: 2. Fêtes
Bachianas brasileiras No.5 For Soprano And Cellos: Aria (Cantilena)
Die Schöpfung Hob. XXI:2 / Erster Teil: 14.Chor und Terzett: "Die Himmel erzählen die Ehre Gottes" / "Dem kommenden Tage sagt es der Tag"
Tosca / Act 1: "Recondita armonia"
Concerto In A Minor For 2 Violins, Strings, And Continuo, R.523: 2. Largo
Fantasias (7 Piano Pieces), Op.116: 7. Capriccio In D Minor
Boris Godounov - 1869 Version / Act 4: Proshchay, moy syn (Death of Boris)
Requiem, Op.48: 7. In Paradisum (Chorus)
Clarinet Concerto In A, K.622: 2. Adagio
Symphony No.4 in E minor, Op.98: 3. Allegro giocoso - Poco meno presto - Tempo I
Te lo juro yo - orchestrated by Emilio Aragón
Kalinka & Grünes Gras
"West Side Story" - Symphonic Dances: 4. Mambo
Allegretto (Polka) for String Quartet
Hora staccato - arr. Jascha Heifetz
Lieder, op.62: "Herr Pfarrer hat zwei Fraeulchen" Book II No. 4 (Poem: Die Pfarrjuengferchen)
Cantata "Christ lag in Todesbanden", BWV 4: 6. Versus 5: "Hier ist das rechte Osterlamm"
Annie's Song - Arranged By Charles Gerhard; Adapted By Craig Leon

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