Tracklist

CD 1: Music of the Middle Ages
CD 2: Music of the Renaissance
CD 3: Baroque Vocal
CD 4: Baroque Instrumental
CD 5: The Classical Symphony
CD 6: The Classical Concerto
CD 7: A Trip to France
CD 8: The Romantic Symphony
CD 9: Cycles and Songs
CD 10: The Virtuoso I
CD 11: The Virtuoso II
CD 12: The Romantic Cello
CD 13: The Virtuoso III
CD 14: Big Voice, Big Orchestra
CD 15: Get Your Programme!
CD 16: New Currents
CD 17: A World Re‐Arranged
CD 18: ¡Viva España!
CD 19: Lasting Impressions
CD 20: Points of View
CD 21: Minimalism
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Six Pianos
Steve Reich 24:23
2 Shaker Loops: 1. Shaking and Trembling
John Adams 8:51
3 Shaker Loops: 2. Hymning Slews
John Adams 6:29
4 Shaker Loops: 3. Loops and Verses
John Adams 7:23
5 Shaker Loops: 4. A Final Shaking
John Adams 3:37
6 Concerto for Violin and Orchestra: = 104 - = 120
Philip Glass 6:37
7 Concerto for Violin and Orchestra: = ca. 108
Philip Glass 8:46
8 Concerto for Violin and Orchestra: = ca. 150 - Coda: Poco meno = 104
Philip Glass 9:30
CD 22: Opera – Overtures
CD 23: Opera – Arias
CD 24: Opera – Duets & Choruses

Credits

CD 21: Minimalism

violin:
Gidon Kremer (1992-02) (tracks 6–8)
piano:
Bob Becker (percussionist) (track 1)
Steve Chambers (track 1)
James Preiss (track 1)
Steve Reich (track 1)
Glen Velez (track 1)
composer:
Steve Reich (1973) (track 1)
Philip Glass (1987) (tracks 6–8)
conductor:
Edo de Waart (1983-10) (tracks 2–5)
Christoph von Dohnányi (German conductor) (1992-02) (tracks 6–8)
orchestra:
San Francisco Symphony (1983-10) (tracks 2–5)
Wiener Philharmoniker (1992-02) (tracks 6–8)
performer:
Steve Reich and Musicians (1974-01) (track 1)
revised by:
John Adams (American minimalist composer) (1983) (tracks 2–5)
recorded at:
DG-Musikstudio I in Hamburg, Germany (1974-01) (track 1)
compiled in:
Shaker Loops by John Adams (tracks 2–5)
arrangements:
Piano Counterpoint (track 1)
part of:
Violin Concerto no. 1 (tracks 6–8)
Shaker Loops (revised "string orchestra" version) (tracks 2–5)
recording of:
Six Pianos (1974-01) (track 1)
Shaker Loops: II. Hymning slews (1983-10) (track 3)
Shaker Loops: IV. A final shaking (1983-10) (track 5)