Tracklist

CD 1: Symphonies 1 & 3
CD 2: Symphonies 2 & 4
CD 3: Symphonies 5 & 6
CD 4: Symphonies 7 & 8
CD 5: Symphony No. 9 'Choral'
# Title Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125: I. Allegro ma non troppo, un poco maestoso
16:55
2 Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125: II. Molto vivace
13:48
3 Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125: III. Adagio molto e cantabile
16:25
4 Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125: IV. Presto
25:09
CD 6: Piano Concertos 1 & 2
CD 7: Piano Concertos 3 & 5
CD 8: Piano Concertos No. 4 & Op. 61
CD 9: Violin Concerto, Romances for Violin and Orchestra
CD 10: Triple Concerto, Piano Concerto WoO4, Rondo WoO6
CD 11: Overtures, Die Weihe des Hauses - Excerpts
CD 12: Orchestral Works, Organ Works
CD 13: Dances I
CD 14: Dances II
CD 15: Music for Wind Ensemble I
CD 16: Music for Wind Ensemble II
CD 17: Chamber Music for Flute I
CD 18: Chamber Music for Flute II
CD 19: Septet Op. 20, Sextet Op. 81b
CD 20: Quintet Op. 16, Trio Op. 11, Horn Sonata
CD 21: Trio Op. 38, Duo WoO 40
CD 22: Serenade Op. 25; Rondo WoO 41; Trio Hess 48; Works for Mandolin & Piano
CD 23: Piano Quartets
CD 24: Piano Trios I
CD 25: Piano Trios II
CD 26: Piano Trios III
CD 27: Piano Trios IV
CD 28: Piano Trios V
CD 29: Cello Sonatas I
CD 30: Cello Sonatas II; Cello Variations
CD 31: Violin Sonatas I
CD 32: Violin Sonatas II
CD 33: Violin Sonatas III
CD 34: Violin Sonatas IV
CD 35: String Trios I
CD 36: String Trios II
CD 37: String Quartets Op. 18 Nos. 1-3
CD 38: String Quartets Op. 18 Nos. 4-6, Minuet In A Flat Hess 33
CD 39: String Quartets Op. 59 'Rasumovsky' Nos. 1 & 2
CD 40: String Quartets Op. 59 No. 3 'Rasumovsky'; Op. 74 'Harp'
CD 41: String Quartets Opp. 95 'Quartetto Serioso' & 130; Grosse Fuge Op. 133
CD 42: String Quartets Opp. 127 & 131
CD 43: String Quartets Opp. 132 & 135
CD 44: Music for String Ensembles I
CD 45: Music for String Ensembles II
CD 46: Piano Sonatas Opp. 106 'Hammerklavier' & 111
CD 47: Piano Sonatas Opp. 101, 109, 110 & 90
CD 48: Piano Sonatas Op. 57 'Appassionata', Op. 54, Op. 81a 'Les Adieux', Op. 31 No. 1
CD 49: Piano Sonatas Op. 31 No. 2 'Tempest', Op. 31 No. 3, Op. 53 'Waldstein', Op. 49 No. 1
CD 50: Piano Sonatas Op. 2 No. 1, Op. 79, Op. 10 Nos. 1 & 2, Op. 14 No. 1
CD 51: Piano Sonatas Op. 14 No. 2, Op. 27 Nos. 1 & 2 'Moonlight', Op. 28 'Pastoral'
CD 52: Piano Sonatas Op. 10 No. 3, Op. 2 Nos. 2 & 3
CD 53: Piano Sonatas Op. 13 'Pathetique', Op. 22, Op. 26 'Funeral March', Op. 78
CD 54: Piano Sonatas Op. 7, Op. 49 No. 2
CD 55: Piano Variations I; Piano Sonata Op. 49 No. 2
CD 56: Piano Variations II
CD 57: Piano Variations III; Piano Sonatas WoO 47; Miscellaneous Piano Works I
CD 58: Piano Variations IV; Bagatelles I
CD 59: Bagatelles II; Miscellaneous Piano Works II
CD 60: Miscellaneous Piano Works III; Piano Variations V
CD 61: Piano Works 4-hands
CD 62: Leonore (beginning)
CD 63: Leonore (conclusion)
CD 64: Fidelio (beginning)
CD 65: Fidelio (conclusion)
CD 66: Egmont
CD 67: The Creatures of Prometheus; Ritterballett
CD 68: The Ruins of Athens; King Stephan; Germania; Chor Auf Die Verbündeten Fürsten: 'Ihr Weisen Gründer'
CD 69: Arias
CD 70: Cantatas: On the Death of Joseph II; On the Accession of Leopold II
CD 71: Der Glorreiche Augenblick; Polyphonic Italian Songs WoO 99
CD 72: Miscellaneous Vocal Works
CD 73: Christus am Ölberge
CD 74: Mass in C
CD 75: Missa Solemnis
CD 76: Songs I
CD 77: Songs II
CD 78: Songs III
CD 79: Songs IV
CD 80: Canons, Epigrams and Jokes; Irish Songs WoO 152 & 153
CD 81: Irish Songs WoO 152 & 153 (continued)
CD 82: 12 Irish Songs WoO 154
CD 83: 26 Welsh Songs WoO 155
CD 84: 12 Scottish Songs WoO 156; 12 verschiedene Volkslieder WoO 157
CD 85: 25 Scottish Songs Op. 108; 23 Lieder verschiedener Völker WoO158a (selection)
CD 86: Folk Songs WoO 158

Credits

CD 5: Symphony No. 9 'Choral'

alto vocals:
Marga Schiml (1980) (track 4)
bass vocals:
Theo Adam (German classical bass-baritone) (1980) (track 4)
choir vocals:
Chor der Staatsoper Dresden (1980) (track 4)
MDR Rundfunkchor Leipzig (1980) (track 4)
chorus master:
Hans-Dieter Pflüger (1980) (track 4)
Jörg‐Peter Weigle (1980) (track 4)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1822 – 1824) (tracks 1–4)
conductor:
Herbert Blomstedt (1980) (tracks 1–4)
librettist:
Friedrich Schiller (German poet and playwright) (track 4)
orchestra:
Staatskapelle Dresden (1980) (tracks 1–4)
soprano vocals:
Helena Döse (1980) (track 4)
tenor vocals:
Peter Schreier (tenor) (1980) (track 4)
recorded at:
Lukaskirche (Dresden) in Dresden, Sachsen, Germany (1980) (tracks 1–4)
arrangements:
is based on:
An die Freude (track 4)
is the basis for:
A Last Illusion (track 4)
Beethoven (track 2)
Euroopa hümn (track 4)
Ode an die Freude (track 4)
On the Fritz (Electronic derivative of Beethoven's 9th) (track 4)
Overture (track 4)
What Is Eternal (track 4)
later versions:
March from A Clockwork Orange (Beethoven: Ninth Symphony: Fourth Movement, abridged) (track 4)
Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral": II. Molto vivace - Presto (arranged by Mahler for large orchestra) (track 2)
Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral": IV. Finale. Presto - Allegro assai (arranged by Mahler for large orchestra) (track 4)
地球交響曲-合唱- (Hanjuku Hero 4: The 7 Hanjuku Heroes) (track 4)
part of:
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Romance (track 3)