100 Best 20th Century Classics

By Various Artists

2009 • 100 songs

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    Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor, Op. 18: I. Moderato - Jean-Bernard Pommier/Hallé Orchestra/Lawrence Foster, Lawrence Foster, Hallé
    4:520:30
  2. 2.
    Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet (Complete Ballet), Op. 64, Act 1: No. 13, Danse of the Knights - André Previn, London Symphony Orchestra
    5:410:30
  3. 3.
    Khachaturian: Masquerade (Suite): I. Waltz - Philharmonia Orchestra, Efrem Kurtz
    4:200:30
  4. 4.
    Prokofiev: Lieutenant Kijé (Suite), Op. 60: IV. Troika - Klaus Tennstedt, London Philharmonic Orchestra
    2:540:30
  5. 5.
    Rachmaninoff: Piano Concerto No. 3 in D Minor, Op. 30: I. Allegro ma non tanto (Excerpt) - Mikhail Rudy/Mariss Jansons/St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra (Leningrad), Mariss Jansons, St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra
    2:520:30
  6. 6.
    Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez, for Guitar: II. Adagio (Excerpt, Opening) - Julian Bream/Sir Simon Rattle/City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
    4:460:30
  7. 7.
    Khachaturian: Spartacus Suite No. 2: I. Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia - Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Yuri Temirkanov
    4:450:30
  8. 8.
    Elgar: Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op. 85: I. Adagio - Moderato - Sir John Barbirolli, Jacqueline du Pré, London Symphony Orchestra
    8:010:30
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    Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: No. 18, Variation XVI (Allegretto) - Cecile Ousset, Sir Simon Rattle, City of Birmingham Orchestra
    3:010:30
  10. 10.
    Debussy: Images pour orchestre, L. 122: II. Ibéria (Le matin d'un jour de fête. Mouvement de marche alerte et joyeuse) - André Previn, London Symphony Orchestra
    4:580:30
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    Sibelius: 2 Pieces from Kuolema, Op. 44: I. Valse Triste (Lento) - The Hallé Orchestra, Sir John Barbirolli, Sir John Barbirolli, Hallé
    5:340:30
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    Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending, for Violin and Orchestra (Excerpt, Opening) - Hugh Bean/New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Adrian Boult, Sir Adrian Boult, New Philharmonia Orchestra
    6:250:30
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    5:490:30
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    Szymanowski: Harnasie, Op. 55, Tableau 1: No. 2, Mimic Scene ("Courtship") - Antoni Wit/Polish Radio Chorus of Krakow/Polish Radio Orchestra of Krakow, Antoni Wit
    2:290:30
  15. 15.
    Shostakovich: Piano Concerto No. 2 in F Major, Op. 102: II. Andante - Jerzy Maksymiuk, English Chamber Orchestra
    6:090:30
  16. 16.
    Holst: The Planets, Op. 32: IV. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity (Excerpt) - Philharmonia Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle
    4:470:30
  1. 1.
    Janacek: Sinfonietta, VI/18: IV. Allegretto (The Street Leading to the Castle) - Seiji Ozawa/Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa, Chicago Symphony Orchestra
    2:450:30
  2. 2.
    Webern: 6 Pieces for Orchestra, Op. 6: VI. Langsam - Sir Simon Rattle, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
    1:530:30
  3. 3.
    Schoenberg: 5 Pieces for Orchestra, Op.16: IV. Peripetie (Sehr rasch) - Sir Simon Rattle, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
    2:370:30
  4. 4.
    Berg: Lulu Suite (Symphonic Pieces from "Lulu"): IV. Variationen (Moderato) - Sir Simon Rattle, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
    3:250:30
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    2:310:30
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    Britten: Four Sea Interludes from "Peter Grimes", Op. 33a: II. Sunday Morning - Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra/Libor Pesek, Libor Pesek, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
    3:480:30
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    2:440:30
  8. 8.
    Poulenc: Les Biches, FP 36: I. Rondeau (Très lent - Allegro molto subito - Très calme - Tempo I) - Georges Prêtre/Ambrosian Singers/Philharmonia Orchestra, Georges Prêtre, Philharmonia Orchestra
    3:370:30
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    Bartók: Concerto for Orchestra, Sz. 116: IV. Intermezzo interotto (Allegretto) - Seiji Ozawa/Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Seiji Ozawa, Chicago Symphony Orchestra
    4:260:30
  10. 10.
    Walton: Violin Concerto: II. Presto capriccioso alla napolitana - Trio (Canzonetta) - Tempo I (Revised Version) - Sir William Walton/Yehudi Menuhin/London Symphony Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra
    6:480:30
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    Respighi: Pines of Rome: IV. The Pines of the Villa Borghese (Allegretto vivace) - London Symphony Orchestra/Lamberto Gardelli, Lamberto Gardelli, London Symphony Orchestra
    2:540:30
  12. 12.
    Zemlinsky: Sinfonietta, Op. 23: III. Rondo (Sehr lebhaft) - James Conlon, Gurzenich-Orchester Kölner Philharmoniker
    5:570:30
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    Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring (Version 1947), Pt. 1, "L'Adoration de la Terre": No. 1 Introduction - No. 2 Les Augures Printaniers (Danses des Adolescentes) - No. 3 Jeu de rapt (Revised 1947 Version) - Sir Simon Rattle, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
    5:020:30
  14. 14.
    Weill: Rise and Fall of the City of Mahagonny (Suite): No. 2, Moderato assai - Mariss Jansons/Berliner Philharmoniker, Mariss Jansons, Berliner Philharmoniker
    2:240:30

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