album · 2009

100 Best 20th Century Classics

Various Artists
# Song Artist
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Piano Concerto No. 2 in C minor, Op. 18: I. Moderato
Jean-Bernard Pommier/Hallé Orchestra/Lawrence Foster
Jean-Bernard Pommier/Hallé Orchestra/Lawrence Foster 4:52
2
Romeo and Juliet (1987 Digital Remaster): Dance of the Knights
André Previn
André Previn 5:41
3
Masquerade (1993 Digital Remaster): Waltz
Philharmonia Orchestra/Efrem Kurtz
Philharmonia Orchestra/Efrem Kurtz 4:20
4
Lieutenant Kijé Op. 60: 4. Troika
London Philharmonic Orchestra/Klaus Tennstedt
London Philharmonic Orchestra/Klaus Tennstedt 2:55
5
Piano Concerto No.3 in D minor: I. Allegro ma non tanto (excerpt)
Mikhail Rudy/Mariss Jansons/St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra (Leningrad)
Mikhail Rudy/Mariss Jansons/St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra (Leningrad) 2:53
6
Concierto de Aranjuez: Adagio - Opening
Julian Bream/Sir Simon Rattle/City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Julian Bream/Sir Simon Rattle/City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra 4:47
7
Spartacus_Ballet Suite No. 2: Adagio
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Yuri Temirkanov/John Fraser
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Yuri Temirkanov/John Fraser 4:45
8
Elgar: Cello Concerto in E Minor Op. 85: I. Adagio - Moderato
Jacqueline Du Pre
Jacqueline Du Pre 8:01
9
Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini, Op. 43, Variation XVIII
Cecile Ousset
Cecile Ousset 3:02
10
Images, II. Ibéria: 3. Le matin d'un jour de fête
André Previn
André Previn 4:59
11
Valse triste from Kuolema - Incidental music, Op.44/1 - 2000 Remastered Version
The Hallé Orchestra, Sir John Barbirolli
The Hallé Orchestra, Sir John Barbirolli 5:35
12
The Lark Ascending (opening) - 1987 Remastered Version
Hugh Bean/New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Adrian Boult
Hugh Bean/New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Adrian Boult 6:26
13
Noches en los jardines de España (1987 Digital Remaster): En la Generalife
Gonzalo Soriano/Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos/Orchestre de la Société des Concerts du Conservatoire
Gonzalo Soriano/Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos/Orchestre de la Société des Concerts du Conservatoire 5:49
14
Harnasie, Op. 46 extract (Rural Scene)
Antoni Wit/Polish Radio Chorus of Krakow/Polish Radio Orchestra of Krakow
Antoni Wit/Polish Radio Chorus of Krakow/Polish Radio Orchestra of Krakow 2:30
15
Piano Concerto No. 2 in F: Second movement: Andante
Dmitri Alexeev/English Chamber Orchestra/Jerzy Maksymiuk
Dmitri Alexeev/English Chamber Orchestra/Jerzy Maksymiuk 6:10
16
The Planets Op.32 (Jupiter, concl.): Jupiter, the Bringer of Jolity (conclusion)
Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle
Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Simon Rattle 4:47
2
1
Sinfonietta: Fourth movement: Allegretto
Seiji Ozawa/Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Seiji Ozawa/Chicago Symphony Orchestra 2:46
2
Six Orchestral Pieces, Op.6: VI. Langsam
Sir Simon Rattle
Sir Simon Rattle 1:53
3
Five Orchestral Pieces, Op.16: IV. Peripetie (Sehr rasch)
Sir Simon Rattle
Sir Simon Rattle 2:37
4
Lulu Suite (Symphonic Pieces from the opera 'Lulu'): IV. Variationen (Moderato)
Sir Simon Rattle
Sir Simon Rattle 3:26
5
Petrushka - Scènes burlesques en quatre tableaux, Première tableau: Le tour de passe-passe - Danse russe
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Peter Donohoe/Sir Simon Rattle
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Peter Donohoe/Sir Simon Rattle 2:31
6
4 Sea Interludes, Op. 33a: Sunday Morning
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra/Libor Pesek
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra/Libor Pesek 3:48
7
Symphony No. 5 FS97, Op. 50 (1996 Digital Remaster): Allegro
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra/Herbert Blomstedt
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra/Herbert Blomstedt 2:45
8
Les Biches: Rondeau
Georges Prêtre/Ambrosian Singers/Philharmonia Orchestra
Georges Prêtre/Ambrosian Singers/Philharmonia Orchestra 3:37
9
Concerto for Orchestra: Fourth movement: Intermezzo interotto (Allegretto)
Seiji Ozawa/Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Seiji Ozawa/Chicago Symphony Orchestra 4:26
10
Violin Concerto (revised version) (1994 - Remaster): II. Presto capriccioso alla napolitana - Trio (Canzonetta) - Tempo I
Sir William Walton/Yehudi Menuhin/London Symphony Orchestra
Sir William Walton/Yehudi Menuhin/London Symphony Orchestra 6:48
11
Pines of Rome (1996 Digital Remaster): The Pines of the Villa Borghese
London Symphony Orchestra/Lamberto Gardelli
London Symphony Orchestra/Lamberto Gardelli 2:55
12
Sinfonietta, Op.23: III. Rondo. Sehr lebhaft
Gurzenich-Orchester Kölner Philharmoniker/James Conlon
Gurzenich-Orchester Kölner Philharmoniker/James Conlon 5:57
13
The Rite of Spring, 'Le sacre du printemps' (1947 revised version), Part 1: L'adoration de la terre: Introduction - Les augures printaniers - Danse des adolescentes - Jeu de rapt
Sir Simon Rattle
Sir Simon Rattle 5:03
14
Aufstieg und Fall der Stadt Mahagonny - Suite aus der oper: No. 2 Moderato assai
Mariss Jansons/Berliner Philharmoniker
Mariss Jansons/Berliner Philharmoniker 2:24
15
Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis (opening) - 1985 Remastered Version
London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult
London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult 6:13
16
3 Symphonic Movements H53, H67, H83: Pacific 231
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra/Mariss Jansons
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra/Mariss Jansons 6:33
17
Kammermusik No. 1, Op.24 No.1: IV. Finale: 1921 (Lebhaft)
Claudio Abbado, Berliner Philharmoniker
Claudio Abbado, Berliner Philharmoniker 6:06
18
Boléro (abbrev. version; arr. Bates) - 1992 Remastered Version
André Previn
André Previn 5:16
3
1
Cantus in memoriam Benjamin Britten for string orchestra and bell
Bournemouth Sinfonietta/Richard Studt
Bournemouth Sinfonietta/Richard Studt 6:14
2
Ballet Suite: Yugen, Dance of Men
Mariss Jansons/Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra
Mariss Jansons/Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra 2:40
3
Cassiopeia for percussion solo and orchestra (1971): Scene
Stomu Yamash'ta/Seiji Ozawa/Japan Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra
Stomu Yamash'ta/Seiji Ozawa/Japan Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra 3:04
4
Sinfonie Nr.3 Op.36 "sinfonie Der Klagelieder" ("symphony Of Sorrowful Songs"): II. Lento e largo, tranquillissimo - cantabilissimo - dolcissimo - legatissimo · "Mütterchen, weine nicht, oh, nein"
Zofia Kilanowicz/Jacek Kasprzyk
Zofia Kilanowicz/Jacek Kasprzyk 4:33
5
Anaklasis for Strings & Percussion
London Symphony Orchestra/Krzysztof Penderecki
London Symphony Orchestra/Krzysztof Penderecki 6:01
6
Symphony No. 8: Movement 2 (conclusion)
Sir Simon Rattle
Sir Simon Rattle 4:40
7
Et Expecto Resurrectionem Mortuorum, Pour Orchestre De Bois, Cuivres Et Percussions Métalliques : Des Profondeurs De L'abîme, Je Crie Vers Toi, Seigneur, Seigneur, Écoute Ma Voix !
Serge Baudo - Ens De Percussions De L'Orchestre De Paris - Orch Sym De La Bbc - Jacques Delecluse - Jean Jacques - François Dupin - Alain Jacquet - Gérard Perotin - Orchestre De Paris - Jacques Remy
Serge Baudo - Ens De Percussions De L'Orchestre De Paris - Orch Sym De La Bbc - Jacques Delecluse - Jean Jacques - François Dupin - Alain Jacquet - Gérard Perotin - Orchestre De Paris - Jacques Remy 2:49
8
Drowned Out
Sir Simon Rattle
Sir Simon Rattle 5:11
9
Symphony No.1 (1994 Digital Remaster): I. Allegro guisto
Polish Radio National Symphony Orchestra/Witold Lutoslawski
Polish Radio National Symphony Orchestra/Witold Lutoslawski 4:56
10
Concierto de Aranjuez: I. Allegro con spirito
Julian Bream/Sir Simon Rattle
Julian Bream/Sir Simon Rattle 6:25
11
Nyman: The Heart Asks Pleasure First / The Promise - Edit
Michael Nyman
Michael Nyman 3:15
12
Rain Coming for chamber orchestra (1982)
London Sinfonietta & Oliver Knussen
London Sinfonietta & Oliver Knussen 8:34
13
Tavener: The Protecting Veil
Steven Isserlis
Steven Isserlis 3:45
14
The Canticle of the Sun
Ryusuke Numajiri/Mstislav Rostropovich/Simon Carrington/Neil Percy/John Alley/London Voices
Ryusuke Numajiri/Mstislav Rostropovich/Simon Carrington/Neil Percy/John Alley/London Voices 5:22
15
Asyla: IV
Sir Simon Rattle/City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Sir Simon Rattle/City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra 4:39
16
Flourish with Fireworks, Op. 22
Sir Simon Rattle
Sir Simon Rattle 4:07