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Best of Georg Solti

By Decca Classics

Sir Georg Solti, an exclusive Decca artist for over half a century, won more Grammy Awards than any other artist in history - 33 in total. Explore a selection of his award-winning recordings with our newly updated 'Best of Solti' playlist. Including Wagner, Mozart, Mahler, Strauss & Verdi and more

30 songs

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    Die Walküre, WWV 86B - Concert version / Dritter Aufzug: The Ride of the ValkyresRichard Wagner , Wiener Philharmoniker , Sir Georg SoltiWagner: Der Ring des Nibelungen (orchestral excerpts)
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    Symphonie fantastique, Op.14: 4. Marche au supplice (Allegretto non troppo)Hector Berlioz , Chicago Symphony Orchestra , Sir Georg SoltiBerlioz: Symphonie fantastique/Liszt: Les Préludes
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    Symphony No.8 in E flat - "Symphony of a Thousand" / Part One: Hymnus "Veni creator spiritus": "Accende lumen sensibus"Gustav Mahler , Heather Harper , Lucia Popp , Yvonne Minton , Helen Watts , René Kollo , John Shirley-Quirk , Martti Talvela , Vienna Boys' Choir , Wiener Singverein , Vienna State Opera Chorus , Chicago Symphony Orchestra , Sir Georg SoltiMahler: Symphony No.8
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    Don Giovanni, ossia Il dissoluto punito, K.527 / Act 1: "Là ci darem la mano"Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart , Monica Groop , Bryn Terfel , London Philharmonic Orchestra , Sir Georg SoltiMozart: Don Giovanni (3 CDs)
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    Symphony No.1 in C minor, Op.68: 3. Un poco allegretto e graziosoJohannes Brahms , Chicago Symphony Orchestra , Sir Georg SoltiBrahms: Symphony No. 1
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    Götterdämmerung / Dritter Aufzug: TrauermarschRichard Wagner , Wiener Philharmoniker , Sir Georg SoltiSolti - Wagner - The Operas
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    Tannhäuser, WWV 70 - Paris version / Act 3: "Beglückt darf nun dich, o Heimat" (Pilgrims Chorus)Richard Wagner , Helga Dernesch , Victor Braun , Vienna State Opera Chorus , Wiener Philharmoniker , Sir Georg SoltiWagner: The World of Wagner
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    Die Zauberflöte / Act 2: "Der Hölle Rache kocht in meinem Herze"Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart , Sumi Jo , Ruth Ziesak , Heinz Zednik , Kurt Moll , Wiener Philharmoniker , Sir Georg SoltiMozart: Die Zauberflöte (2 CDs)
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    Concerto for Orchestra, Sz. 116: 2. Giuoco della coppie (Allegretto scherzando)Béla Bartók , London Symphony Orchestra , Sir Georg SoltiBartók: Concerto for Orchestra; Dance Suite; The Miraculous Mandarin
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    Carmen, WD 31 / Act 2: "Vivat! Vivat le torero!..Votre toast"Georges Bizet , José van Dam , John Alldis Choir , London Philharmonic Orchestra , Sir Georg SoltiBizet: Carmen - Highlights
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    Symphony No.2 in C minor - "Resurrection": 4. "O Röschen rot! Der Mensch liegt in grösster Not!" (Sehr feierlich aber schlicht) Text from Des Knaben Wunderhorn: "Urlicht"Gustav Mahler , Mira Zakai , Chicago Symphony Orchestra , Sir Georg SoltiMahler Adagios
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    La Damnation de Faust, Op. 24, H 111 / Pt. 1: Marche hongroiseHector Berlioz , Chicago Symphony Orchestra , Sir Georg SoltiBerlioz: La Damnation de Faust
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    Symphony No.4 In E Flat Major - "Romantic", WAB 104: 3. Scherzo (Bewegt) - Trio (Nicht zu schnell. Keinesfalls schleppend)Anton Bruckner , Chicago Symphony Orchestra , Sir Georg SoltiBruckner: Symphony No. 4 "Romantic"
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    Piano Concerto No.4 in G Major, Op.58: 2. Andante con motoLudwig van Beethoven , Vladimir Ashkenazy , Chicago Symphony Orchestra , Sir Georg SoltiBeethoven: Piano Concertos
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    Tristan und Isolde, WWV 90 / Act 3: "Mild und leise wie er lächelt" (Isoldes Liebestod)Richard Wagner , Birgit Nilsson , Wiener Philharmoniker , Sir Georg SoltiWagner: Tristan Und Isolde
    7:110:30

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