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Classical 2013 / Various
Release Date: 11/19/2012 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 79914   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Georges BizetGiacomo PucciniJake HeggieAntonio Vivaldi,   ... 
Performer:  Angela GheorghiuJoyce DiDonatoPhilippe JarousskyChristina [Soprano Vocals] Landshamer,   ... 
Conductor:  Simon RattleMarco ArmiliatoPatrick SummersJean-Christophe Spinosi,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble MatheusEnglish ConcerttenThing (Brass Ensemble),   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 34 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Carmen: Act 1 Prelude "Les toréadors" by Georges Bizet
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Length: 2 Minutes 12 Secs. 
2.
La Bohème: Donde lieta uscì by Giacomo Puccini
Performer:  Angela Gheorghiu ()
Conductor:  Marco Armiliato
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 13 Secs. 
3.
Dead Man Walking: This Journey by Jake Heggie
Performer:  Joyce DiDonato ()
Conductor:  Patrick Summers
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2000 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
4.
Giustino, RV 717: Vedrò con mio diletto by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer:  Philippe Jaroussky ()
Conductor:  Jean-Christophe Spinosi
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Ensemble Matheus
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1724; Rome, Italy 
Length: 5 Minutes 12 Secs. 
5.
Carmen: Les tringles des sistres tintaient (Chanson bohème) by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Christina [Soprano Vocals] Landshamer (), Magdalena Kozená (), Rachel Frenkel ()
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 38 Secs. 
6.
Come Ye Sons of Art Away (Birthday Ode for Queen Mary): Sound the trumpet by Henry Purcell
Performer:  Iestyn Davies (), Alison Balsom (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1694; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 31 Secs. 
7.
The King and I: Overture by Richard Rodgers
Conductor:  John Wilson
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1951; USA 
Length: 6 Minutes 59 Secs. 
8.
The Peacemakers: Dona nobis pacem by Karl Jenkins
Conductor:  Karl Jenkins
Period: Contemporary 
Length: 4 Minutes 35 Secs. 
9.
Songs (14), Op. 34: no 14, Vocalise by Sergei Rachmaninov
Conductor:  Vasily Petrenko
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1912-1915; Russia 
Length: 5 Minutes 47 Secs. 
10.
Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings, Op. 31: no 3, Nocturne "The splendour falls on castle walls" by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Radek Baborák (Horn), Ian Bostridge ()
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; England 
Length: 3 Minutes 34 Secs. 
11.
Concerto for Cello in B minor, Op. 104/B 191: 1st movement, Allegro - Excerpt(s) by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Mario Brunello (Cello)
Conductor:  Antonio Pappano
Period: Romantic 
Written: Czechoslovakia 
Length: 6 Minutes 12 Secs. 
12.
The Yellow River Piano Concerto: 2. Ode to the Yellow River by Yellow River Composers' C
Performer:  Yundi Li (Piano)
Conductor:  Zuohuang Chen
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: China 
Length: 4 Minutes 24 Secs. 
13.
Symphony no 9 in D minor, WAB 109: 2nd movement, Scherzo - Excerpt(s) by Anton Bruckner
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887-1896 
Length: 4 Minutes 7 Secs. 
14.
Carmen: La fleur que tu m'avais jetée "Flower song" by Georges Bizet
Performer:  Jonas Kaufmann ()
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1873-1874; France 
Length: 4 Minutes 27 Secs. 
15.
Bist du, S 277 by Franz Liszt
Performer:  Diana Damrau (), Helmut Deutsch (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1843/1878; Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 23 Secs. 
16.
Atalanta, HWV 35: Trumpet Overture by George Frideric Handel
Performer:  Alison Balsom (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Trevor Pinnock
Orchestra/Ensemble:  English Concert
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1736; London, England 
Length: 3 Minutes 56 Secs. 
17.
Alceste: Divinités du Styx by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Maria Callas ()
Conductor:  Georges Prêtre
Period: Classical 
Written: 1767; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 26 Secs. 
18.
String Quartet in D minor, D. 810: 2. Andante con moto [Excerpt] by Franz Schubert
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1824; Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 29 Secs. 
19.
Carol of the Bells by Mykola Leontovych
Performer:  Steven Geraghty (Keyboards), Steven Geraghty (Piano), Sam Coates (Piano),
Sam Coates (Keyboards), Robert Prizeman (Piano), Robert Prizeman (Keyboards)
Conductor:  Robert Prizeman
Period: Modern 
Written: 1910; Ukraine 
Length: 3 Minutes 8 Secs. 
20.
Sicilienne for Cello and Piano, Op. 78 by Gabriel Fauré
Performer:  Gautier Capuçon (Cello), Michel Dalberto (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; France 
Length: 3 Minutes 53 Secs. 
21.
Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, Op. 34: Theme by Benjamin Britten
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1946; England 
Length: 2 Minutes 1 Secs. 
22.
Orfeo ed Euridice: Che farò senza Euridice? by Christoph W. Gluck
Conductor:  Charles Bruck
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 48 Secs. 
23.
Sonata in F major for flute and basso continuo: 2. Allegretto by Princess of Pruss Amalie
Performer:  Jonathan Manson [Cello/Viola da gamba] (Cello), Emmanuel Pahud (Flute), Trevor Pinnock (Harpsichord)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1771 
Length: 4 Minutes 44 Secs. 
24.
Requiem Mass: Ingemisco by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer:  Rolando Villazón ()
Conductor:  Antonio Pappano
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1874; Italy 
Length: 3 Minutes 40 Secs. 
25.
Brass Symphony, Op. 80: 1. Allegro by Jan Koetsier
Orchestra/Ensemble:  tenThing (Brass Ensemble)
Period: Modern 
Written: 1987 
Length: 5 Minutes 1 Secs. 
26.
I Pagliacci: Qual fiamma avea nel guardo by Ruggero Leoncavallo
Performer:  Angela Gheorghiu ()
Conductor:  Marco Armiliato
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; Italy 
Length: 4 Minutes 52 Secs. 
27.
Sonata for Piano no 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 no 2 "Moonlight": 1st movement, Adagio sostenuto by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Hyun-Jung LIM (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 4 Minutes 31 Secs. 
28.
Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 35: 1. Allegro moderato [Excerpt] by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Vilde Frang (Violin)
Conductor:  Eivind Gullberg Jensen
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Russia 
Length: 7 Minutes 44 Secs. 
29.
Sonata for Violin and Piano no 8 in G major, Op. 30 no 3: 1st movement, Allegro assai by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Renaud Capuçon (Violin), Martha Argerich (Piano)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1801-1802; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 9 Secs. 
30.
Concerto for Violin no 1 in A minor, BWV 1041: 1st movement, Allegro moderato by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Xuefei Yang (Guitar)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1717-1723; Cöthen, Germany 
Length: 4 Minutes 15 Secs. 
31.
Concerto in D minor, BWV 974 (after Marcello): Adagio by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Alexandre Thomov (Piano), Alexandre Tharaud (Piano)
Conductor:  Bernard Labadie
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Les Violons du Roy
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1713-1714 
Length: 3 Minutes 59 Secs. 
32.
Sonata No. 2 in D major, BWV 1028: Adagio - Allegro by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer:  Jacqueline Du Pré (Cello), Ronald Anderson Kinloch (Harpsichord), Ronald Kinloch Anderson (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque 
Written: 1720 
Length: 4 Minutes 37 Secs. 
33.
Fidelio, Op. 72: Overture in E major by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor:  Otto Klemperer
Period: Classical 
Written: 1814; Vienna, Austria 
Length: 6 Minutes 59 Secs. 
34.
Les Filles de Cadiz "Chanson Espagnole" by Léo Delibes
Performer:  Tine Thing Helseth (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Eivind Aadland
Period: Romantic 
Written: France 
Length: 3 Minutes 21 Secs. 

Sound Samples

Carmen: Prélude
La Bohème, Act III: Donde lieta uscì (Mimì's Farewell)
Sonata No. 14 in C Sharp Minor, Op.27 No.2 'Moonlight': I. Adagio sostenuto
Dead Man Walking, Act I: Scene 2 - The drive to Angola State Prison: This journey (Sister Helen)
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in D major Opus 35: I. Allegro moderato
Giustino: Vedro con mio diletto (Anastasio)
Sonata for violin & piano No.8 in G major Op.30 No.3: I Allegro assai
Carmen, Act 2: No. 11 Chanson "Les tringles des sistres tintaient avec un éclat métallique" (Carmen/Frasquita/Mercédès)
Sound The Trumpet (Come Ye Sons of Art)
''Overture'' from The King and I
The Peacemakers: Donna nobis pacem (Trad, Bahá'u'lláh)
Besame mucho (Bolero)
Serenade for tenor, horn and strings, Op.31 (1943): Nocturne (Alfred, Lord Tennyson)
Les Filles de Cadix
Violin Concerto No. 1 in A minor BWV1041: Allegro Moderato
Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104: I. Allegro
The Yellow River Piano Concerto: Ode to the Yellow River
Symphony No.9: II. Scherzo: Bewegt, lebhaft
Carmen, Act 2: "La fleur que tu m'avais jetée" (Don José)
Keyboard Concerto in D Minor BWV 974: II Adagio
Bist du!
Sonata No.2 in D, BWV 1028: Adagio - Allegro (2012 - Remaster)
Atalanta - Overture
Alceste: Divinités du Styx
String Quartet in D minor D810 "Death and the Maiden": Andante con moto
Carol of the Bells
Sicilienne Op.78
The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, Op.34: Theme (Allegro maestoso e largamente)
Orfeo ed Euridice (1998 – Remaster): Che farò senza Euridice? (Act III) (1998 - Remaster)
Sonata for flute and basso continuo in F Major: II. Allegretto
Messa da Requiem, Sequenza: Ingemisco
Brass Symphony Op.80: 1. Allegro
Fidelio: Ouvertüre (Orchester)
I Pagliacci: Qual fiamma avea nel guardo!...Stridono lassu

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