100 Best Film Classics

Release Date: 1/8/2016
Catalog Number: 553645
Number of Discs: 6

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1. Twentieth Century Fox Fanfare by Alfred Newman
Conductor: Paul Bateman
Period: Modern
Written: 1938 ; United States of Ame
2. Also sprach Zarathustra Op. 30: Opening (used in A Space Odyssey) by Richard Strauss
Conductor: Rudolf Kempe
Period: Post-Romantic
Written: 1896 ; Germany
3. Star Wars, Episode 4 - A New Hope: Main Theme by John Williams
Conductor: Geoff Love
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1977 ; USA
4. Die Walküre: The Ride of the Valkyries (used in Apocalypse Now) by Richard Wagner
Conductor: Mariss Jansons
Period: Romantic
Written: 1854-1856 ; Germany
5. Requiem in D minor K626: Lacrimosa (used in Amadeus) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor: Richard Hickox
Period: Classical
Written: 1791 ; Austria
6. Titanic: My heart will go on by James Horner
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1997 ;
7. You Only Live Twice (James Bond): Main Theme by John Barry
Conductor: Nic Raine
Period: Modern
Written: 1967 ;
8. Gladiator: Gladiator Theme excerpt by Hans Zimmer / Lisa Gerrar
Period: Contemporary
Written: 2000 ;
9. Les Pêcheurs de perles: Au fond du temple saint (Temple Duet) (used in Gallipoli) by Georges Bizet
Conductor: Pierre Dervaux
Period: Romantic
Written: 1863 ; France
10. Cavalleria rusticana: Intermezzo (used in The Godfather III) by Pietro Mascagni
Conductor: Riccardo Muti
Period: Post-Romantic
11. The Lord Of The Rings: The Fellowship Of The Ring: The Fellowship by Howard Shore
Conductor: Nic Raine
Period: Contemporary
Written: 2001 ;
12. Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets: Fawkes the Phoenix by John Williams
Conductor: Nic Raine
Period: 20th Century
13. Saving Private Ryan: Hymn to the Fallen by John Williams
Conductor: Paul Bateman
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1998 ; USA
14. Divertimento for String Trio in E flat K563: III. Menuetto: Allegretto (used in Mission Impossible) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Gary [Cello] Hoffman (Cello), Gérard Caussé (Viola), Augustin Dumay (Violin)
Period: Classical
Written: 1788 ;
15. Symphony No. 8 in B minor D759, 'Unfinished': I. Allegro Moderato opening (used in Minority Report) by Franz Schubert
Period: Romantic
Written: 1822 ; Austria
16. The Sorcerer's Apprentice: Excerpt (used in Fantasia) by Paul Dukas
Conductor: Mariss Jansons
Period: Romantic
Written: 1897 ; France
17. Jurassic Park: Theme by John Williams
Conductor: Paul Bateman
Period: Modern
Written: 1993 ; United States of Ame
18. Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark: End Credits by John Williams
Conductor: Paul Bateman
Period: Modern
Written: 1981 ; United States of Ame
19. Miserere: Excerpt (used in Chariots of Fire) by Gregorio Allegri
Performer: Gerald Finley (Cantor)
Conductor: Stephen Cleobury
Period: Baroque
Written: 16th Century ;
20. The Deer Hunter: Cavatina by Stanley Myers
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1979 ;
21. Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 by Samuel Barber
Conductor: Eugene Ormandy
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1936 ; Rome, Italy
22. Symphony No. 5 in C sharp minor: IV. Adagietto ocnclusion (used in Death in Venice) by Gustav Mahler
Period: Romantic
Written: 1901-1902 ; Austria
23. American Beauty: Any other name by Thomas Newman
Period: Contemporary
Written: 1999 ; United States of Ame
24. Symphony Dances from West Side Story: IV Mambo by Leonard Bernstein
Conductor: Paavo Järvi
Period: Modern
Written: 1960 ;
25. E. T.: Main Theme by John Williams
Period: Modern
Written: 1982 ; United States of Ame
26. Schindler's List: Main Theme by John Williams
Performer: Tasmin Little (Violin)
Conductor: Iain Sutherland
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1993 ; USA
27. Symphonie No. 25 in G minor, K183: I. Allegro con brio opening (used in William Shakespeare's Romeo by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Period: Classical
Written: 1773 ; Austria
28. La forza del destino: Overture (Main Theme) (used in Jean De Florette) by Giuseppe Verdi
Period: Romantic
Written: 1862 ; Italy
29. Serenade in G, K525 'Eine kleine Nachtmusik': II. Romance: Andante (used in Alien) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Period: Classical
Written: 1787 ; Austria
30. Cinema Paradiso (for the film Cinema Paradiso) (a.k.a. "Nuovo Cinema Paradiso - Love Theme") by Andrea Morricone
Conductor: Paul Bateman
Period: Contemporary
31. Suite for Variety Orchestra: Waltz No. 2 (used in Eyes Wide Shut) by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor: Mariss Jansons
Period: Modern
Written: 1938 ;
32. The Great Dictator: Globe-Balloon Scene from Lohengrin Prelude by Charles Chaplin
Conductor: Marek Janowski
Written: 1940 ;
33. Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125 'Choral': 'Ode to Joy' (used in A Clockwork Orange) by Ludwig van Beethoven
Conductor: Riccardo Muti
Period: Classical
Written: 1824 ; Austria
34. Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat, Op. 73, 'Emperor': II. Adagio un poco mosso (used in The King's Spee by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Christian Zacharias (Piano)
Conductor: Hans Vonk
Period: Classical
Written: 1809 ;
35. Clarinet Concerto in A, K622: II Adagio (used in Out of America) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Sabine Meyer (Basset Clarinet)
Conductor: Hans Vonk
Period: Classical
Written: 1791 ; Austria
36. Concerto for two pianos in E flat, K365: III. Rondo: Allegro (used in Amadeus) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Radu Lupu (Piano), André Previn (Piano)
Conductor: André Previn
Period: Classical
Written: 1779 ;
37. Swan Lake, Op. 20: Act II, 13. Dances of the Little Swans (Allegro moderato) (used in Black Swan) by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor: André Previn
Period: Romantic
Written: 1875-1876 ; Russia
38. Flute & Harp Concerto in C, K299: II. Andantino excerpt (used in The Joy Luck Club) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Jean-Pierre Rampal (Flute), Lily Laskine (Harp )
Orchestra/Ensemble: Ensemble Jean-Marie Leclair
Period: Classical
Written: 1778 ;
39. Stabat Mater: Stabat mater dolorosa (used in The Talented Mr. Ripley) by Giovanni Battista Pergolesi
Conductor: Paul Daniel
Period: Baroque
Written: 1736-1736 ; Italy
40. Ave verum corpus in D major, K 618 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor: Riccardo Muti
Period: Classical
Written: 1791 ; Austria
41. Horn Concerto No. 2 in E flat, K417: III. Rondo (used in JFK) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Barry Tuckwell (Horn)
Period: Classical
Written: 1783 ; Austria
42. String Quintet in C, D956: II. Adagio opening (used in Carrington) by Franz Schubert
Performer: Laszlo Varga (Cello)
Orchestra/Ensemble: The Hungarian Quartet
Period: Romantic
Written: 1828 ; Austria
43. Le nozze di Figaro: Overture (used in Runaway Bride) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor: Sir Colin Davis
Period: Classical
Written: 1786 ; Austria
44. Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85: I. Adagio-Moderato (Opening) (used in Hilary and Jackie) by Sir Edward Elgar
Performer: Robert [Cello] Cohen (Cello)
Conductor: Norman Del Mar
Period: Post-Romantic
Written: 1919 ; England
45. Symphony No. 40 in G minor, K550: I. Molto allegro excerpt (used in The Living Daylights) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Period: Classical
Written: 1788 ; Austria
46. Enigma Variations, Op. 36: Nimrod (used in Elizabeth) by Sir Edward Elgar
Conductor: Sir Adrian Boult
Period: Post-Romantic
Written: 1898-1899 ; England
47. Serenade in G, K525 'Eine kleine Nachtmusik': IV. Rondo: Allegro (used in There's Something About Ma by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Period: Classical
Written: 1787 ; Austria
48. Swan Lake, Op. 20: Act II, 10. Scene: Moderato (used in Billy Elliot) by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor: André Previn
Period: Romantic
Written: 1875-1876 ; Russia
49. The Planets Suite: Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity conclusion (used in The Right Stuff) by Gustav Holst
Conductor: Simon Rattle
Period: Post-Romantic
Written: 1914-1916 ; United Kingdom
50. Piano Concerto No. 21 in C, K467: II. Andante (used in Elvira Madigan) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Stephen Hough (Piano)
Conductor: Bryden Thomson
Period: Classical
Written: 1785 ; Austria
51. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 28: no 15 in D flat major "Raindrop" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer: Dmitri Alexeev (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1838-1839 ; Paris, France
52. Piano Concerto No 20 in D minor, K466: II. Romance excerpt (used in Amadeus) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Annie Fischer (Piano)
Conductor: Sir Adrian Boult
Period: Classical
Written: 1785 ; Austria
53. Piano Sonata No. 11 in A, K331: III. Rondo alla turca: Allegretto (used in The Truman Show) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Classical
Written: 1783 ;
54. Piano concerto No. 25 in C, K503: II. Andante (used in The Associate) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Christian Zacharias (Piano)
Conductor: David Zinman
Period: Classical
Written: 1786 ; Austria
55. Piano Sonata No. 11 in A, K331: I. Andante grazioso (Opening) (used in A Beautiful Mind) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Classical
Written: 1783 ;
56. Piano Sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor ''Moonlight', Op. 27 No. 2: I. Adagio sostenuto (Extract) (used by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Moura Lympany (Piano)
Period: Classical
Written: 1801 ;
57. Nocturnes (2) for Piano, Op. 27: no 1 in C sharp minor, B 91 by Frédéric Chopin
Performer: Alexandre Tharaud (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1835 ; Paris, France
58. Piano Concerto No 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23: I. Allegro non troppo e molto maestoso (Opening) (used by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer: Horacio Gutierrez (Piano)
Conductor: André Previn
Period: Romantic
Written: 1874 ; Russia
59. Gymnopédies (3) for Piano: no 1, Lent et douloureux by Erik Satie
Performer: Anne Queffélec (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1888 ; France
60. Waltzes (3) for Piano, B 164/Op. 64: no 1 in D flat major "Minute Waltz" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer: Dmitri Alexeev (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1846-1847 ; Paris, France
61. Bagatelle for Piano in A minor, WoO 59 "Für Elise" by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Moura Lympany (Piano)
Period: Classical
Written: 1808 ; Vienna, Austria
62. Piano Concerto No. 1 in E minor, Op. 11: II. Romance: Larghetto (Opening) (used in The Truman Show) by Frédéric Chopin
Performer: Martha Argerich (Piano)
Conductor: Charles Dutoit
Period: Romantic
Written: 1830 ; Poland
63. Suite bergamasque: 3rd movement, Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy
Performer: Kun-Woo Paik (Piano)
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1890/1905 ; France
64. Polonaise for Piano in A flat major, B 147/Op. 53 "Heroic" by Frédéric Chopin
Performer: Samson François (Piano)
Period: Romantic
Written: 1842 ; Paris, France
65. Norma: Casta Diva (used in The Bridges of Madison County) by Vincenzo Bellini
Performer: Maria Callas
Conductor: Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic
Written: 1831 ; Italy
66. Rigoletto: La donna è mobile (used in Captain Corelli's Mandolin) by Giuseppe Verdi
Performer: Alfredo Kraus
Conductor: Julius Rudel
Period: Romantic
Written: 1851 ; Italy
67. Così fan tutte: Soave sia il vento (used in Closer) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor: Riccardo Muti
Period: Classical
Written: 1790 ; Austria
68. Le nozze di Figaro: Non più andrai (used in Trading Places) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Claudio Desderi
Conductor: Bernard Haitink
Period: Classical
Written: 1786 ; Austria
69. Tosca: Vissi d'arte (used in Copycat) by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Renata Scotto
Conductor: James Levine
Period: Romantic
Written: 1900 ; Italy
70. Così fan tutte: Un'aura amorosa (used in My Left Foot) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: John Aler
Conductor: Bernard Haitink
Period: Classical
Written: 1790 ; Austria
71. Die Zauberflöte: Der Hölle Rache (used in Miss Congeniality) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Performer: Natalie Dessay
Conductor: Louis Langrée
Period: Classical
Written: 1791 ; Austria
72. Le nozze di Figaro: Canzonetta sull'aria (used in The Shawshank Redemption) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Conductor: Bernard Haitink
Period: Classical
Written: 1786 ; Austria
73. Andrea Chénier: La mamma morta (used in Philadelphia) by Umberto Giordano
Performer: Maria Callas
Conductor: Tullio Serafin
Period: Romantic
Written: 1896 ;
74. Don Giovanni: Là ci darem la mano (used in Babette's Feast) by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Period: Classical
Written: 1787 ; Austria
75. Tosca: E lucevan le stelle (used in Heavenly Creatueres) by Giacomo Puccini
Conductor: Georges Prêtre
Period: Romantic
Written: 1900 ; Italy
76. Carmen: L'amour est un oiseau rebelle (Habanera) (used in Callas Forever) by Georges Bizet
Performer: Maria Callas
Conductor: Georges Prêtre
Period: Romantic
Written: 1873-1874 ; France
77. La Bohème: Che gelida manina (used in Moonstruck) by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: Alfredo Kraus
Conductor: James Levine
Period: Romantic
Written: 1896 ; Italy
78. Rusalka: Song to the Moon (used in Driving Miss Daisy) by Antonín Dvořák
Performer: Lucia Popp
Conductor: Stefan Soltesz
Period: Romantic
79. La Wally: Ebben? Ne andrò lontana (used in Diva) by Alfredo Catalani
Performer: Ghena Dimitrova
Period: Romantic
Written: 1892 ; Italy
80. Les Contes d'Hoffmann: Belle nuit (Barcarolle) (used in Life is Beautiful) by Jacques Offenbach
Period: Romantic
81. Turandot: Nessun dorma (used in The Witches of Eastwick) by Giacomo Puccini
Performer: José Carreras
Conductor: Alain Lombard
Period: Romantic
Written: 1926 ;
82. Solomon: The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba (used in Four Weddings and a Funeral) by George Frideric Handel
Period: Baroque
Written: 1748 ; England
83. Toccata & Fugue in D minor, BWV 565: Fugue (used in The Aviator) by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer: Wayne Marshall (Organ)
Period: Baroque
Written: by 1708 ; Germany
84. Coronation Anthems (4): no 1, HWV 258 "Zadok the priest" by George Frideric Handel
Conductor: Sir Andrew Davis
Period: Baroque
Written: 1727 ; London, England
85. Concerto for two violin in D minor, BWV 1043: II. Largo ma non tanto (Opening) (used in Children of by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer: Christian Ferras (Violin), Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor: Yehudi Menuhin
Period: Baroque
Written: 1730-1731 ;
86. Viola da Gamba Sonata in G minor, BWV 1029: II. Adagio (Opening) (used in Truly, Madly, Deeply) by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer: Jordi Savall, Ton Koopman (Harpsichord)
Period: Baroque
Written: 1720 ; Germany
87. Adagio in G minor: Excerpt (used in Gallipoli) by Tomaso Albinoni
Period: Baroque
Written: 1945 ; Italy
88. Mandolin Concerto in C, RV 425: I. Allegro (used in Kramer vs. Kramer) by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer: Duilio Galfetti (Mandolin)
Conductor: Giovanni Antonini
Orchestra/Ensemble: Il Giardino Armonico
Period: Baroque
Written: by 1742 ; Italy
89. Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Aria (used in The Silence of the Lambs) by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer: Nicholas Angelich (Piano)
Period: Baroque
Written: 1741 ; Germany
90. Concerto grosso, Op. 6 No. 12: III. Larghetto e piano (used in Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse o by George Frideric Handel
Conductor: Yehudi Menuhin
Period: Baroque
Written: 1739 ;
91. Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D, BWV 1068: Air on the G string (used in Runaway Bride) by Johann Sebastian Bach
Period: Baroque
Written: 1731 ;
92. Canon and Gigue for 3 Violins and Basso Continuo in D major: Canon by Johann Pachelbel
Period: Baroque
93. The Four Seasons - Concerto No. 4 in F minor, RV 297 'Winter': II. Largo (used in The Other Sister) by Antonio Vivaldi
Performer: Yehudi Menuhin (Violin)
Conductor: Alberto Lysy
Period: Baroque
Written: 1725 ; Italy
94. Cantata No. 147: Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring (used in Meet The Parents) by Johann Sebastian Bach
Period: Baroque
Written: 07/02/1723 ; Germany
95. Keyboard suite No. 11 in D minor: Sarabande (used in Barry Lyndon) by George Frideric Handel
Performer: Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Baroque
Written: circa 1705 ;
96. Keyboard Concerto No. 5 in F minor, BWV 1056: 2. Largo (used in Lara Croft: Tomb Raider) by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer: Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Baroque
Written: 1738 ; Germany
97. Rinaldo: Lascia ch'io pianga (used in Farinelli) by George Frideric Handel
Performer: Jane Gilchrist
Conductor: Kirk Trevor
Period: Baroque
Written: 1711 ;
98. Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G, BWV 1048: I. Allegro (used in Hannibal) by Johann Sebastian Bach
Orchestra/Ensemble: Concentus Musicus Wien
Period: Baroque
Written: 03/24/1721 ; Germany
99. Messiah: Hallelujah Chorus (used in Bridget Jone's Diary) by George Frideric Handel
Period: Baroque
Written: 1741 ; England
100. Piano Concerto No. 2 C minor: II. Adagio sostenuto opening (used in Somewhere In Time) by Sergey Rachmaninov
Performer: Cécile Ousset (Piano)
Conductor: Simon Rattle
Period: Post-Romantic
Written: 1900-1901 ; Russia
101. Keyboard Concerto No. 5 in F minor, BWV 1056: 2. Largo (used in Lara Croft: Tomb Raider) by Johann Sebastian Bach
Performer: Andrei Gavrilov (Piano)
Period: Baroque
Written: 1738 ; Germany
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