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Release Date: 07/01/2003 
Label:  Decca   Catalog #: 000063902   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Mitsuko UchidaChristoph EschenbachGidon KremerDavid Shifrin,   ... 
Conductor:  Sir Neville MarrinerNikolaus HarnoncourtChristopher HogwoodGéza Anda,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the FieldsVienna Philharmonic OrchestraEmerson String Quartet,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 31 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Serenade no 13 in G major, K 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik": 1st movement, Allegro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 5 Minutes 45 Secs. 
2. Sonata for Piano no 16 in C major, K 545: 1st movement, Allegro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Mitsuko Uchida (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 35 Secs. 
3. Sonata for Piano no 11 in A major, K 331 (300i): 3rd movement, Rondo alla turca by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Christoph Eschenbach (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781-1783; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 33 Secs. 
4. Concerto for Violin no 3 in G major, K 216: 3rd movement, Rondo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Gidon Kremer (Violin)
Conductor:  Nikolaus Harnoncourt
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1775; Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 36 Secs. 
5. Quintet for Clarinet and Strings in A major, K 581: 4th movement, Allegretto con variazioni by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  David Shifrin (Clarinet)
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Emerson String Quartet
Period: Classical 
Written: 1789; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 3 Secs. 
6. Symphony no 40 in G minor, K 550: 1st movement, Molto allegro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 43 Secs. 
7. Concerto for Horn no 4 in E flat major, K 495: 3rd movement, Rondo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Anthony Halstead (French Horn)
Conductor:  Christopher Hogwood
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of Ancient Music
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 35 Secs. 
8. Concerto for Piano no 21 in C major, K 467: 2nd movement, Andante by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Géza Anda (Piano)
Conductor:  Géza Anda
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Salzburg Mozarteum Camerata Academica
Period: Classical 
Written: 1785; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 12 Secs. 
9. Concerto for 2 Pianos in E flat major, K 365 (316a): 3rd movement, Rondo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Daniel Barenboim (Piano), András Schiff (Piano)
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Chamber Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1779; Salzburg, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 38 Secs. 
10. Eine musikalischer Spass, K 522: Presto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Chamber Ens.
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 8 Secs. 
11. Concerto for Piano no 27 in B flat major, K 595: 3rd movement, Allegro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Rudolf Serkin (Piano)
Conductor:  Claudio Abbado
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 9 Minutes 33 Secs. 
12. Serenade for Winds no 10 in B flat major, K 361 (370a): 7th movement, Rondo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Jack Brymer
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Winds
Period: Classical 
Written: 1781; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 28 Secs. 
13. Symphony no 41 in C major, K 551 "Jupiter": 1st movement, Allegro vivace by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Karl Böhm
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1788; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 7 Minutes 38 Secs. 
14. Exsultate jubilate, K 165 (158a): Alleluia by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Margaret Marshall (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1773; Milan, Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 26 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
15. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 9 Secs. 
16. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Non più andrai farfallone amoroso by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Bryn Terfel (Baritone)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
17. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Voi che sapete che cosa è amor by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Agnes Baltsa (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
18. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Sull' aria...Che soave zeffiretto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Barbara Hendricks (Soprano), Lucia Popp (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 54 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
19. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Porgi, amor, qualche ristoro by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Metropolitan Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 18 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
20. Le nozze di Figaro, K 492: Giunse alfin il momento...Deh vieni, non tardar by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Alison Hagley (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists
Period: Classical 
Written: 1786; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 6 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
21. Don Giovanni, K 527: Là ci darem la mano by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Marie McLaughlin (Soprano), Thomas Allen (Baritone)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787 
Length: 3 Minutes 14 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
22. Don Giovanni, K 527: Il mio tesoro intanto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Francisco Araiza (Tenor)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Classical 
Written: 1787; Prague, Czech Republ 
Length: 4 Minutes 4 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
23. Così fan tutte, K 588: Soave sia il vento by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano), Ann Murray (Mezzo Soprano), Ferruccio Furlanetto (Bass)
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1790; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 22 Secs. 
Language: Italian 
24. Die Zauberflöte, K 620: Overture by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 54 Secs. 
25. Die Zauberflöte, K 620: Der Vogelfänger bin ich ja by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Olaf Bär (Baritone)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 47 Secs. 
Language: German 
26. Die Zauberflöte, K 620: Der Hölle Rache by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Cheryl Studer (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 5 Secs. 
Language: German 
27. Die Zauberflöte, K 620: In diesen heil'gen Hallen by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Samuel Ramey (Bass)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 10 Secs. 
Language: German 
28. Die Zauberflöte, K 620: Ach, ich fühl's, es ist verschwunden by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Dame Kiri Te Kanawa (Soprano)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 42 Secs. 
Language: German 
29. Die Zauberflöte, K 620: Pa-Pa-Pa-Papagena by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Eva Lind (Soprano), Olaf Bär (Baritone)
Conductor:  Sir Neville Marriner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 28 Secs. 
Language: German 
30. Requiem in D minor, K 626: Introitus by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Hans-Peter Blochwitz (Tenor), Willard White (Bass), Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano),
Barbara Bonney (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 29 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
31. Requiem in D minor, K 626: Kyrie by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Barbara Bonney (Soprano), Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano), Willard White (Bass),
Hans-Peter Blochwitz (Tenor)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 2 Minutes 35 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
32. Requiem in D minor, K 626: Dies irae by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer:  Hans-Peter Blochwitz (Tenor), Willard White (Bass), Anne Sofie von Otter (Mezzo Soprano),
Barbara Bonney (Soprano)
Conductor:  John Eliot Gardiner
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Baroque Soloists,  Monteverdi Choir
Period: Classical 
Written: 1791; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 1 Minutes 45 Secs. 
Language: Latin 
33. Symphony no 35 in D major, K 385 "Haffner": 4th movement, Presto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor:  James Levine
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Classical 
Written: 1782; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 3 Minutes 39 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Serenade in G, K.525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik": 1. Allegro
Piano Sonata No.16 in C, K.545 "Sonata facile": 1. Allegro
Piano Sonata No.11 In A, K.331 -"Alla Turca": 3. Alla Turca (Allegretto)
Symphony No.35 in D, K.385 "Haffner": 4. Finale (Presto)
Violin Concerto No.3 in G, K.216: 3. Rondo (Allegro) - Lead-in: Gidon Kremer
Clarinet Quintet in A, K.581: 4. Allegretto con variazioni
Symphony No.40 in G minor, K.550: 1. Molto allegro
Horn Concerto No.4 in E flat, K.495: 3. Rondo (Allegro vivace)
Piano Concerto No.21 In C, K.467: 2. Andante
Concerto for 2 Pianos and Orchestra (No.10) in E flat, K.365: 3. Rondeau (Allegro)
Ein musikalischer Spass, K.522: 4. Presto
Piano Concerto No.27 in B flat, K.595: 3. Allegro
Serenade in B flat, K.361 "Gran partita": 7. Finale (Molto allegro)
Symphony No.41 In C, K.551 - "Jupiter": 1. Allegro vivace
Exsultate, jubilate, K.165: 4. Alleluia
Le nozze di Figaro, K.492: Overture
Le nozze di Figaro, K.492 / Act 1: "Non più andrai"
Le nozze di Figaro, K.492 - Original version, Vienna 1786 - Act 2: "Voi che sapete"
Le nozze di Figaro, K.492 - Original version, Vienna 1786 - Act 3: "Che soave zeffiretto" - "Piegato è il foglio..."
Le nozze di Figaro, K.492 / Act 2: "Porgi amor"
Le nozze di Figaro, K.492 / Act 4: "Deh vieni, non tardar"
Don Giovanni, ossia Il dissoluto punito, K.527 - Prague Version 1787 - Act 1: "Là ci darem la mano"
Don Giovanni, ossia Il dissoluto punito, K.527 - Prague Version 1787 - Act 2: "Il mio tesoro intanto"
Così fan tutte ossia La scuola degli amanti, K.588 / Act 1: "Soave sia il vento"
Die Zauberflöte, K.620: Overture
Die Zauberflöte, K.620 / Act 1: "Der Vogelfänger bin ich ja"
Die Zauberflöte, K.620 / Act 2: "Der Hölle Rache kocht in meinem Herze"
Die Zauberflöte, K.620 / Act 2: "In diesen heil'gen Hallen"
Die Zauberflöte, K.620 / Act 2: "Ach, ich fühl's"
Die Zauberflöte, K.620 / Act 2: "Pa-Pa-Pa-Pa-Pa-Pa-Papagena!"
Requiem in D minor, K.626: 1. Introitus: Requiem
Requiem in D minor, K.626: 2. Kyrie
Requiem in D minor, K.626: 3. Sequentia: Dies irae

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