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50 Best Classics

By Various Artists

2010 • 50 songs

  1. 1.
    Handel: Solomon, HWV 67, Act 3: No. 42. Arrival of the Queen of Sheba - George Frideric Handel, Sir Neville Marriner, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
    2:480:30
  2. 2.
    Vivaldi: The Four Seasons, Violin Concerto in E Major, Op. 8 No. 1, RV 269, "Spring": I. Allegro - Antonio Vivaldi, Yehudi Menuhin, Camerata Lysy Gstaad, Alberto Lysy
    3:440:30
  3. 3.
    Bach: Toccata and Fugue in D Minor, BWV 565: I. Toccata - Johann Sebastian Bach, Wayne Marshall
    3:220:30
  4. 4.
    Mozart: Horn Concerto No. 4 in E-Flat Major, K. 495: III. Rondo (Allegro vivace) - Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Barry Tuckwell, Sir Neville Marriner, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
    3:370:30
  5. 5.
    Beethoven: Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 67: I. Allegro con brio - Ludwig van Beethoven, Philharmonia Orchestra, Kurt Sanderling
    6:350:30
  6. 6.
    Tchaikovsky: Overture with Military Band, Op. 49, "1812 Overture" - Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Mariss Jansons
    3:350:30
  7. 7.
    Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125, "Choral": IV. Presto (Excerpt) - Ludwig van Beethoven, Riccardo Muti, Philadelphia Orchestra
    3:220:30
  8. 8.
    Grieg: Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16: I. Allegro molto moderato (Excerpt) - Edvard Grieg, Cecile Ousset, Sir Neville Marriner, London Symphony Orchestra
    4:270:30
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    Sibelius: Karelia Suite, Op. 11: III. Alla marcia (Moderato) - Jean Sibelius, Hallé, Sir John Barbirolli
    4:410:30
  10. 10.
    Holst: The Planets, Op. 32: IV. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity (Excerpt) - Gustav Holst, Philharmonia Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle
    4:480:30
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    Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-Flat Minor, Op. 23: I. Allegro non troppo e molto maestoso - Allegro con spirito (Excerpt) - Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Horacio Gutiérrez, André Previn, London Symphony Orchestra
    3:240:30
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    Sibelius: Finlandia, Op. 26 - Jean Sibelius, Hallé, Sir John Barbirolli
    8:280:30
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    Verdi: Aïda, Act 2: "Gloria all'Egitto, ad Iside" (Chorus) - Triumphal March - Giuseppe Verdi, New Philharmonia Orchestra, Riccardo Muti
    4:350:30
  14. 14.
    Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet, Suite No. 2, Op. 64ter: I. The Montagues and Capulets (Excerpt) - Sergei Prokofiev, Philadelphia Orchestra, Riccardo Muti
    1:530:30
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    2:520:30
  16. 16.
    Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance, Op. 39: I. March in D Major (Sung Version) - Edward Elgar, Andrew Davis, London Philharmonic Orchestra
    2:370:30
  17. 17.
    Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 3 in D Minor, Op. 30: I. Allegro ma non tanto (Excerpt) - Sergei Rachmaninoff, Mariss Jansons, St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra
    2:540:30
  18. 18.
    Saint-Saëns: Symphony No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 78, "Organ Symphony": II. (b) Maestoso - Allegro - Camille Saint-Saëns, Orchestre Du Capitole De Toulouse, Michel Plasson, Orchestre National Du Capitole De Toulouse
    8:080:30
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    Mascagni: Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo - Pietro Mascagni, Riccardo Muti, Philharmonia Orchestra
    3:430:30
  2. 2.
    Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor, Op. 18: II. Adagio sostenuto (Opening) - Sergei Rachmaninoff, Cecile Ousset, Sir Simon Rattle, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
    4:320:30
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    Grieg: Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46: No. 1, Morning Mood - Edvard Grieg, Sir Neville Marriner, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
    4:170:30
  4. 4.
    Shostakovich / Arr. Atovmian: The Gadfly, Suite Op. 97a: No. 8, Romance - Dmitri Shostakovich, Tasmin Little, Piers Lane
    3:150:30
  5. 5.
    Barber: Adagio for Strings, Op. 11a - Samuel Barber, Eugene Ormandy, Philadelphia Orchestra
    6:210:30
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    Rimsky Korsakov: Scheherazade, Op. 35: II. The Story of the Kalender Prince (Opening) - Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Riccardo Muti, Philadelphia Orchestra
    3:530:30
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    6:470:30
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    Borodin: Prince Igor, Act 2: Polovtsian Dances (Excerpt) - Alexander Borodin, Beecham Choral Society, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Thomas Beecham
    3:520:30
  9. 9.
    Khachaturian: Spartacus Suite No. 2: I. Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia - Aram Khachaturian, Yuri Temirkanov, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
    4:450:30
  10. 10.
    Tchaikovsky: Romeo and Juliet, Overture-Fantasy in B Minor, TH 42 (Excerpt) - Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra, Mariss Jansons
    5:040:30
  11. 11.
    Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Op. 92: II. Allegretto - Ludwig van Beethoven, Philharmonia Orchestra, Kurt Sanderling
    3:570:30
  12. 12.
    Bach, JS: Concerto for 2 Violins in D Minor, BWV 1043: II. Largo ma non tanto - Johann Sebastian Bach, Yehudi Menuhin, Bath Festival Orchestra
    7:430:30

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