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Music for Book Lovers - Classical Music for Reading

By NAXOS

The perfect playlist to accompany any book. So grab that new book you just got, get cozy in your favorite reading spot, press play and enjoy! For more great classical music, check out the Naxos profile HERE. Happy Listening!

43 songs

  1. 1.
    3 Gymnopédies: Gymnopedie No. 1Erik Satie , Klara KormendiSatie: Piano Works (Selection)
    2:390:30
  2. 2.
    Cello Suite No. 1, Op. 72: Canto primo: Sostenuto e largamenteBenjamin Britten , Tim HughBritten: Cello Suites Nos. 1-3
    2:150:30
  3. 3.
    String Quartet No. 2 in D Major: III. Notturno: AndanteAlexander Borodin , Budapest Haydn QuartetBORODIN: String Quartets Nos. 1 and 2
    8:260:30
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    3:380:30
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    8:320:30
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    Symphony No. 3 in G Minor, Op. 36: II. Adagio cantabileLouise Farrenc , Solistes Européens, Luxembourg , Christoph KonigFarrenc: Symphonies Nos. 2 & 3
    8:050:30
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    2:220:30
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    Suite bergamasque: III. Clair de luneClaude Debussy , François-Joël ThiollierDebussy: Piano Works, Vol. 1
    5:140:30
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    Nocturne No. 2 in E-Flat Major, Op. 9, No. 2Frédéric Chopin , Idil BiretChopin: Piano Favourites, Vol. 1
    4:320:30
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    7:120:30
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    4:350:30
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    Piano Sonata No. 8 in C Minor, Op. 13, "Pathétique": II. Adagio cantabileLudwig van Beethoven , Jenő JandóVirtual Box Set - Complete Beethoven Piano Sonatas
    4:420:30
  13. 13.
    The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1: No. 1 In C Major, BWV 846Johann Sebastian Bach , Jenő JandóJ.S. Bach : The Well-Tempered Clavier, Book 1
    4:220:30
  14. 14.
    12 Estudos, W235 (1928 Version): No. 5. AndantinoHeitor Villa-Lobos , Andrea BissoliVilla-Lobos: Complete Guitar Manuscripts
    2:500:30
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    11:060:30
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    6:500:30
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    6:050:30
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    2:250:30
  19. 19.
    2 Elegiac Melodies, Op. 34 (version for piano): Varen (Spring)Edvard Grieg , Einar Steen-NøklebergGrieg: Piano Transcriptions of Songs, Op. 41 / Nordic Melodies, Op. 63
    4:500:30
  20. 20.
    Suite No. 3, Op. 19, No. 1 (version for 2 violins and string orchestra): III. Vision: Allegro moderatoKurt Atterberg , Henning Kraggerud , Dalasinfoniettan , Bjarte EngesetNordic Violin Favourites
    4:510:30
  21. 21.
    5 Pieces for Violin & Orchestra: No. 4. AriaAlexandre Tansman , Piotr Plawner , Kammersymphonie Berlin , Jurgen BrunsPolish Violin Concertos
    3:020:30
  22. 22.
    Nocturne No. 8 in D-Flat Major, Op. 27, No. 2Frédéric Chopin , Idil BiretChopin: Piano Favourites, Vol. 1
    6:170:30
  23. 23.
    3 Romances, Op. 11: I. AndanteClara Schumann , Yoshiko IwaiSchumann, C.: Piano Music
    3:300:30
  24. 24.
    Piano Trio No. 5 in D Major, Op. 70, No. 1, "Ghost": II. Largo assai ed espressivoLudwig van Beethoven , Takako Nishizaki , Csaba Onczay , Jenő JandóBeethoven: Piano Trios 'Ghost' and 'Archduke'
    9:440:30
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    2:460:30
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    12 Morceaux, Op. 40 (arr. P. Breiner for violin and orchestra): XII. Reverie interrompuePeter Breiner , Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky , Takako Nishizaki , Queensland Symphony OrchestraTchaikovsky: The Seasons (Arr. for Violin and Orchestra)
    4:270:30
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    Violin Sonata in B Minor, Op. 27: II. Adagio moltoKurt Atterberg , Eszter Perényi , Ilona PrunyiAtterberg: Violin Sonata / Trio Concertante
    6:550:30
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    1:230:30
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    3:100:30
  30. 30.
    8 Memories in Watercolor, Op. 1: No. 7. Floating CloudsTan Dun , Susan ChanEchoes of China
    2:330:30

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