The Classic Experience - 135 of the greatest classical tracks

Various Artists

Release Date:

14/05/2012

Record Label:

Warner Classics

  1. $10.99

Disc 1 of 8

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Solomon, HWV 67, Act 3: No. 42. Arrival of the Queen of Sheba

by Sir Neville Marriner

2:51
2

Karelia Suite, Op. 11: I. Intermezzo

by Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

3:55
3

Boléro, M. 81

by Franck Pourcel

5:20
4

Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D Major, BWV 1068: II. Air

by Hallé Orchestra

4:45
5

Spartacus: Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia

by Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Yuri Temirkanov

5:46
6

Rhapsody in Blue

by London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn

5:33
7

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

by London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn

2:20
8

The Nutcracker, Op. 71, Act 2: Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy

by London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn

3:36
9

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

by Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields

4:15
10

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

by Nigel Kennedy

3:06
11

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

by Cécile Ousset

3:00
12

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

by London Philharmonic Orchestra

4:31
13

Enigma Variations, Op. 36: IX. Nimrod

by London Symphony Orchestra/Sir Adrian Boult

3:51
14

Thaïs, Act II, Tableau 2: Méditation (Andante religioso)

by New Philharmonia Orchestra

5:01
15

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

by Sir John Barbirolli

4:42
16

Canon & Gigue in D Major, T. 337: I. Canon

by Sir Neville Marriner

4:55

Disc 2 of 8

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Fanfare for the Common Man

by Orquesta Filarmónica de la Ciudad de México/Enrique Bátiz

3:39
2

Guillaume Tell: Overture (Conclusion)

by Philharmonia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti

3:09
3

Die Walküre, WWV 86B, Act 3 Scene 1: Walkürenritt (Concert Version. Lebhaft)

by London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Adrian Boult

5:22
4

Romeo and Juliet Suite No. 2, Op. 64ter: I. Montagues and Capulets (Excerpt)

by Philadelphia Orchestra, Riccardo Muti

1:54
5

Night on Bald Mountain: Allegro feroce - Poco meno mosso

by Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

7:16
6

The Planets, Op. 32: I. Mars, the Bringer of War (Allegro)

by London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn

6:59
7

Radetzky March, Op. 228

by Wiener Johann Strauss Orchester/Willi Boskovsky

2:51
8

1812 Overture, Op. 49 (Excerpt)

by Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra & Mariss Jansons

3:35
9

Lieutenant Kijé, Op. 60: IV. Troika

by London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn

2:52
10

An der schönen blauen Donau, Op. 314

by Wiener Johann Strauss Orchester/Willi Boskovsky

7:51
11

String Quintet in E Major, G. 282, Op. 13 No. 6: III. Minuetto - Trio

by Sir Neville Marriner

3:58
12

Piano Sonata No. 11 in A Major, Op. 6 No. 2, K. 331 "Alla Turca": III. Allegretto. Turkish March (Orch. Pourcel)

by Franck Pourcel

2:50
13

Les Contes d'Hoffmann, Act 4: No. 13, Barcarolle "Belle nuit, ô nuit d'amour" (Orchestral Version)

by Studio 2 Symphony Orchestra/Vilem Tausky

3:41
14

The Sleeping Beauty Suite, Op. 66a: V. Waltz

by Philadelphia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti

4:04
15

Cavalleria rusticana: No. 7, Intermezzo (Orchestral Interlude)

by Studio 2 Symphony Orchestra/Vilem Tausky

3:28
16

Swan Lake - Ballet, Op. 20, Act 2: No. 13, Dances of the Swans, d. Allegro moderato, "Dance of the Little Swans"

by London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn

1:26
17

5 Pomp and Circumstance Marches, Op. 39: No. 1 in D Major

by David Bell

6:00

Disc 3 of 8

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Carmina Burana: O Fortuna

by Riccardo Muti

2:45
2

Swan Lake, Op. 20, Act 2: Scene (Moderato)

by George Weldon

2:53
3

Lakmé, Act 1: "Dôme épais, le jasmin" (Lakmé, Mallika)

by Mady Mesplé/Danielle Millet/Orchestre du Théâtre National de I'Opéra-Comique/Alain Lombard

3:32
4

Peer Gynt, Suite No. 1, Op. 46: In der Halle des Bergkönigs

by Sir John Barbirolli

2:25
5

Carmen, Act I: Ouvertüre

by Georges Prêtre

2:13
6

Carmen, Act II: "Les tringles des sistres tintaient" (Zigeunerlied)

by Georges Prêtre

2:13
7

Eine kleine Nachtmusik, K. 525: IV. Rondo. Allegro

by Sir Neville Marriner

3:01
8

Il Barbiere di Siviglia, Act I: Largo al factotum

by Tito Gobbi

4:43
9

Horn Concerto No. 4 in E-Flat Major, K. 495: III. Rondo. Allegro vivace

by Barry Tuckwell

3:36
10

Adagio in G Minor (Excerpt)

by Sir Neville Marriner

5:53
11

The Nutcracker Suite, Op. 71a: VIII. Waltz of the Flowers

by George Weldon

5:02
12

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

by Dame Moura Lympany

3:17
13

Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op. 85: I. Adagio - Moderato

by Jacqueline du Pré

3:20
14

Pavane, Op. 50

by Sir Thomas Beecham

5:05
15

Sylvia: Pizzicati

by Sir Charles Mackerras

1:46
16

Gymnopédie No. 3

by Louis Frémaux

2:52
17

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

by Alain Lombard

4:14
18

Adagio for Strings, Op. 11

by Eugene Ormandy

6:24
19

Gianni Schicchi: "O mio babbino caro" (Lauretta)

by Montserrat Caballé

2:41

Disc 4 of 8

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Water Music Suite (arr. Harty) (1988 Remastered Version): Hornpipe

by Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/George Weldon

3:03
2

The Four Seasons, Violin Concerto in G Minor, Op. 8 No. 2, RV 315 "Summer": III. Presto

by Nigel Kennedy

2:42
3

Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 140: No. 4, Choral. "Zion hört die Wächter singen"

by Wolfgang Gönnenwein

3:25
4

Symphony No. 6 in F Major, Op. 68 "Pastoral": V. Hirtengesang. Frohe und dankbare Gefühle nach dem Sturm. Allegretto

by Riccardo Muti

6:40
5

The Skaters - Waltz (arr. Norman Bates)

by Orchestre Philharmonique De Monte Carlo/Willi Boskovsky

4:13
6

Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B Minor, BWV 1067: VII. Badinerie

by Sir Neville Marriner

1:24
7

Rigoletto (1988 Remastered Version): La donna è mobile

by Nicolai Gedda/Orchestra del Teatro dell'Opera, Roma/Francesco Molinari Pradelli

2:18
8

Ein musikalischer Spaß, K. 522: IV. Presto

by Philharmonia Orchestra/Guido Cantelli

4:06
9

Daphnis et Chloé, M. 57, Pt. 3: Lever du jour

by André Previn

5:53
10

Symphony No. 6 in E Minor: I. Allegro (Excerpt)

by New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Adrian Boult

1:47
11

Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30: Introduction

by Klaus Tennstedt

1:47
12

Lohengrin, WWV 75, Act 3: Prelude (Sehr lebhaft)

by Sir Adrian Boult

3:18
13

The Planets - Suite for large orchestra Op. 32: IV. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity (Allegro giocoso)

by New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Adrian Boult

7:56
14

Romeo and Juliet, Fantasy-Overture (Excerpt)

by André Previn

5:18
15

La gazza ladra - Overture

by Philharmonia Orchestra/Carlo Maria Giulini

3:09
16

Pathétique & Manfred Symphonies (excerpts)

by Philharmonia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti

6:35
17

Finlandia, Op. 26

by John Barbirolli

8:21

Disc 5 of 8

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Symphony No. 9 in E minor 'From the New World' Op. 95 - I. Allegro molto

by Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra & Mariss Jansons

6:07
2

Má vlast: Vltava (opening)

by Staatskapelle Dresden/Paavo Berglund

4:59
3

The Barber of Seville - Overture (abbrev.)

by Philharmonia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti

5:02
4

La traviata, Act 1: "Libiamo ne' lieti calici" (Alfredo, Violetta, Flora, Marchese, Barone, Dottore, Gastone, Chorus)

by Riccardo Muti

2:52
5

Die Fledermaus: Overture

by Plácido Domingo

6:44
6

Symphony No. 4 in A Major, Op. 90, MWV N16: I. Allegro vivace (Abbrev.)

by Klaus Tennstedt

3:58
7

The Nutcracker, Op. 71, TH 14, Act 2: No. 12c, Tea (Chinese Dance)

by André Previn

1:09
8

Waltz No. 6 in D-Flat Major, Op. 64 No. 1 "Minute"

by Dmitri Alexeev

1:48
9

Symphony No. 40 in G Minor, K. 550: I. Molto allegro (Excerpt)

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

5:31
10

Chanson de Nuit et Chanson de Matin, Op. 15: II. Chanson de Matin (Orch. Elgar)

by Sir Adrian Boult

3:03
11

Concierto de Aranjuez: II. Adagio (Abbrev.)

by Angel Romero

7:23
12

Symphony No. 1 in A-Flat Major, Op. 55: I. Andante. Nobilmente e semplice - Allegro (Opening only)

by London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Adrian Boult

3:05
13

Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5 for Soprano and 8 Cellos, W. 389: I. Aria in A Minor (Cantilena. Adagio)

by Enrique Bátiz

6:09
14

Les Pêcheurs de perles, Act 1: "Au fond du temple saint" (Nadir, Zurga)

by Pierre Dervaux

5:22
15

Suite bergamasque, CD 82, L. 75: III. Clair de lune

by Daniel Adni

4:45
16

Pagliacci (1989 Remastered Version): Recitar!...Vesti la giubba (Act I)

by José Carreras/Philharmonia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti

3:50
17

Nabucco, Act 3 Scene 4: No. 11a, Coro, "Va, pensiero, sull'ali dorate" (Chorus)

by Ambrosian Opera Chorus/Philharmonia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti

4:25
18

Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd, BWV 208: IX. Schafe können sicher weiden (Orch. Marriner)

by Sir Neville Marriner

4:32

Disc 6 of 8

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-Flat Major, Op. 73 "Emperor": II. Adagio un poco mosso

by Emil Gilels

6:43
2

The Hebrides Overture, Op. 26, MWV P7, "Fingal's Cave" (Abbrev.)

by London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn

6:35
3

Scheherazade, Op. 35: III. The Young Prince and the Young Princess (Excerpt)

by Philadelphia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti

5:41
4

Peter and the Wolf Op. 67 - Medley of themes

by London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sian Edwards

2:43
5

L'Arlésienne - Suite No.2 (1990 Remastered Version): Farandole

by Philharmonia Orchestra/Herbert von Karajan

3:24
6

The Nutcracker, Op. 71, TH 14, Act 2: No. 12d, Trepak (Russian Dance)

by André Previn

1:08
7

Ballet egyptien Op. 12 - Suite No.1 (1959 Remastered Version): I. Allegro non troppo

by Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Anatole Fistoulari

3:08
8

The Tale of Tsar Saltan, Act III: The Flight of the Bumblebee

by Sir Neville Marriner

1:27
9

La Gioconda - Dance of the Hours (abbrev.)

by Sinfonia of London/Robert Irving

6:20
10

Gayaneh (Highlights from the Ballet): Sabre Dance

by London Symphony Orchestra

2:34
11

Dukas: L'apprenti sorcier (Excerpt)

by Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra & Mariss Jansons

6:37
12

The Rite of Spring, Pt. 1 (Excerpt)

by Philadelphia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti

5:04
13

España

by Riccardo Muti

6:04
14

Italian Capriccio, Op. 45 (Excerpt)

by Philharmonia Orchestra/Paul Kletzki

8:31
15

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

by Riccardo Muti

6:14

Disc 7 of 8

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Ruslan and Lyudmila: Overture (Presto)

by Wolfgang Sawallisch/Bayerisches Staatsorchester

5:19
2

Holberg Suite, Op. 40: I. Praeludium

by Sir Neville Marriner

2:44
3

'O sole mio (1993 DRM) (1993 DRM)

by Franco Corelli/Orchestra/Franco Ferraris

3:17
4

Le Carnaval des animaux: VII. Aquarium

by Scottish National Orchestra/Peter Katin/Philip Fowke/Sir Alexander Gibson

2:04
5

Danse macabre, Op. 40 (Abbrev.)

by Luben Yordanoff/Orchestre de Paris/Pierre Dervaux

4:27
6

Triumphal Chorus & Grand March (abbrev.) from Aida

by Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/New Philharmonia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti

3:55
7

Dolly Suite, Op. 56: I. Berceuse (For Piano 4-Hands)

by Jean-Philippe Collard

2:39
8

Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis (abbrev.)

by Sinfonia of London/Sir John Barbirolli

5:40
9

Light Cavalry - Overture

by Andrew Davis

5:14
10

Le carnaval des animaux, R. 125: XIII. Le cygne (Andantino grazioso)

by Paul Tortelier

2:37
11

String Quartet No. 2 in D Major: III. Notturno (Excerpt)

by Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields/Kenneth Sillito/Denis Vigay/Sir Neville Marriner

3:58
12

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

by Dame Moura Lympany

3:53
13

Baïlèro (abbrev.) (Chants d'Auvergne, Series 1 No. 2)

by Jill Gomez/Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra/Vernon Handley

4:07
14

Tosca (Act III): E lucevan le stelle

by Placido Domingo/Philharmonia Orchestra/James Levine

3:09
15

Recuerdos de la Alhambra

by Christopher Parkening

3:58
16

String Quartet in F Major, M. 35: II. Assez vif

by Chilingirian Quartet

3:06
17

La bohème, Act 1: "Che gelida manina" (Rodolfo)

by Nicolai Gedda

4:29
18

The Planets, Op. 32, H. 125: VII. Neptune, the Mystic

by London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Adrian Boult/Geoffrey Mitchell Choir

5:30

Disc 8 of 8

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 35: I. Allegro moderato (Abbrev.) [Arr. Norman Bates]

by Christian Ferras/Philharmonia Orchestra/Constantin Silvestri

7:08
2

Karelia Suite, Op. 11: III. Alla marcia

by Hallé Orchestra/Sir John Barbirolli

4:35
3

Il Trovatore (Act II): Vedi! le fosche (Anvil Chorus)

by Ambrosian Opera Chorus/Philharmonia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti

2:42
4

La Damnation de Faust, Op. 24, H. 111: Marche hongroise

by Philharmonia Orchestra/Herbert von Karajan

4:13
5

Symphony No. 1 in D Major, Op. 25, "Classical": IV. Finale (Molto vivace)

by London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn

4:08
6

Coppélia: Waltz (1988 Remaster) (1988 Remaster)

by New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Charles Mackerras

2:54
7

La Wally, Act 1: "Ebben? Andrò sola e lontana" (Wally)

by Lamberto Gardelli

3:28
8

Hungarian Rhapsody in C-Sharp Minor, S. 359 No. 2 (abbrev.)

by Philharmonia Orchestra/Herbert von Karajan

5:53
9

Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16: I. Allegro molto moderato (Abbrev.)

by Cécile Ousset/London Symphony Orchestra/Sir Neville Marriner

8:03
10

Die Ruinen von Athen, Op. 113: Turkish March

by Efrem Kurtz

1:46
11

Der fliegende Holländer - Overture (abbrev.)

by London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Adrian Boult

5:10
12

The Bartered Bride B143: Dance of the Comedians (Skocná)

by Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Rudolf Kempe

4:14
13

La forza del destino - Overture (abbrev.)

by New Philharmonia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti

6:04
14

The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra Op. 34 - Theme and Fugue

by Minnesota Orchestra/Sir Neville Marriner

4:45
15

Pictures at an Exhibition - Promenade and The Great of Kiev

by Philadelphia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti

5:29
Duration:
9:31:47
Genres:
Classical
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