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Beethoven - Greatest Hits


Release Date: 02/11/2003 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 472779   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Emil GilelsAnatol UgorskiShlomo MintzVladimir Ashkenazy,   ... 
Conductor:  Vladimir AshkenazyGiuseppe SinopoliBernhard KleeSir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia OrchestraI MusiciCleveland Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 18 Mins. 

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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
Conductor:  Vladimir Ashkenazy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1807-1808; Vienna, Austria 
2.
Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight": 1st movement, Adagio sostenuto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Emil Gilels (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
3.
Bagatelle for Piano in A minor, WoO 59 "Für Elise" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Anatol Ugorski (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1808; Vienna, Austria 
4.
Minuets (6) for Piano, WoO 10: no 2 in G major by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Musici
Period: Classical 
Written: ?1795; Vienna, Austria 
5.
Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 61: 3rd movement, Rondo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Shlomo Mintz (Violin)
Conductor:  Giuseppe Sinopoli
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1806; Vienna, Austria 
6.
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)
Conductor:  Vladimir Ashkenazy
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1809; Vienna, Austria 
7.
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 
8.
Septet in E flat major, Op. 20: 3rd movement, Menuetto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Octet members
Period: Classical 
Written: 1800; Vienna, Austria 
9.
Ruins of Athens, Op. 113: no 5, Marcia alla turca by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Bernhard Klee
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1811; Vienna, Austria 
10.
Symphony no 7 in A major, Op. 92: 2nd movement, Allegretto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1811-1812; Vienna, Austria 
11.
Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral": 4th movement, Finale - Ode to Joy by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Yvonne Minton (Alto), Pilar Lorengar (Soprano), Stuart Burrows (Tenor),
Martti Talvela (Bass)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra,  Chicago Symphony Chorus
Period: Classical 
Written: 1822-1824; Vienna, Austria 
Language: German 

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