The Best Classical Album in the World...Ever!

Various Artists

Release Date:

18/06/2012

Record Label:

Parlophone UK

  1. $17.99

Disc 1 of 2

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Carmina Burana, Introduction, Fortuna Imperatrix Mundi: O Fortuna

by Franz Welser-Möst

2:33
2

The Planets, Op. 32, H. 125: II. Venus, the Bringer of Peace (Extract)

by Philharmonia Orchestra/Ambrosian Singers/John McCarthy/Sir Simon Rattle

6:09
3

Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30 (Opening)

by Klaus Tennstedt

1:47
4

Coronation Anthem No. 1, "Zadok the Priest", HWV 258 (Ed. Basil Lam)

by Ambrosian Singers

5:39
5

The Nutcracker, Op. 71, Act 2: Dance of the Reed Flutes

by Philharmonia Orchestra

2:37
6

Die Walküre - Ride of the Valkyries (Concert Version) (Concert Version)

by Karl Anton Rickenbacher/London Philharmonic Orchestra

5:28
7

Piano Sonata No. 14 in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 27 No. 2 "Moonlight": I. Adagio sostenuto (Excerpt)

by Dame Moura Lympany

3:53
8

Enigma Variations, Op. 36: IX. Nimrod

by London Philharmonic Orchestra

3:32
9

The Four Seasons, Violin Concerto in E Major, Op. 8 No. 1, RV 269 "Spring": I. Allegro

by Nigel Kennedy

3:06
10

The Four Seasons, Violin Concerto in F Minor, Op. 8 No. 4, RV 297 "Winter": II. Largo

by Giulio Franzetti

2:30
11

Bagatelle No. 25 in A Minor, WoO 59 "Für Elise"

by John Ogdon

2:55
12

Main Theme (From "Schindler's List")

by Tasmin Little

5:06
13

Boléro, M. 81 (Excerpt)

by André Previn

5:15
14

The Lark Ascending: Opening (Excerpt)

by Sir Adrian Boult

6:19
15

Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation XVIII (Andante cantabile)

by Cécile Ousset

3:00
16

Symphony No. 9 in E Minor, Op. 95, B. 178 "From the New World": II. Largo (Opening)

by London Philharmonic Orchestra

5:16
17

Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben, BWV 147, Pt. II: No. 10 "Jesus bleibet meine Freude"

by Choir Of King's College, Cambridge

3:32
18

Messiah, HWV 56: No. 44 Hallelujah

by English Chamber Orchestra

3:58

Disc 2 of 2

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Jerusalem (1996 Remastered Version) (1996 Remastered Version)

by Sir Andrew Davis

2:29
2

Turandot, Act 3: "Nessun dorma!" (Calaf, Chorus)

by Alain Lombard

3:06
3

Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125 "Choral": IV. Presto - "O Freunde, nicht diese Töne!" (Ode to Joy) [Excerpt]

by Sir Charles Mackerras

3:49
4

Toccata and Fugue in D Minor, BWV 565: Toccata

by Wayne Marshall

3:19
5

Water Music Suite No. 2, HWV 349: Alla Hornpipe

by Virtuosi Of England

3:14
6

1812 Overture, Op. 49 (Extract)

by Philharmonia Orchestra

3:57
7

Madama Butterfly, Act 2 Scene 1: Intermezzo. Coro a bocca chiusa

by Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden

3:07
8

Le Carnaval des animaux, 'Carnival of the Animals' (1993 Remastered Version): The swan

by Jacqueline du Pré

2:50
9

Adagio for Strings, Op. 11

by Eugene Ormandy

6:24
10

Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo

by Riccardo Muti

3:45
11

Peer Gynt, Op. 23, Act 4: Prelude. Morning Mood

by Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields

4:15
12

Fantasia on Greensleeves (Arr. Greaves for Flute, Harp & Strings)

by Sir John Barbirolli

4:42
13

Adagio in G Minor (Excerpt)

by Sir Neville Marriner

5:53
14

Eine kleine Nachtmusik, K. 525: I. Allegro

by Sir Neville Marriner/Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields

5:45
15

The Sorcerer's Apprentice (Excerpt)

by Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra

6:35
16

Swan Lake, Op. 20, Act 1: Scene (Swan Theme)

by Philharmonia Orchestra

2:21
17

Guillaume Tell: Overture (Conclusion)

by Philharmonia Orchestra

3:09
18

Pomp and Circumstance March No. 1 in D Major (Land of Hope and Glory)

by London Philharmonic Orchestra

6:23
Duration:
2:27:38
Genres:
Classical
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© 2012 Parlophone Records Ltd, a Warner Music Group Company