Tracklist

CD 1: Bizet: Carmen: Acts 1 & 2 (beginning)
CD 2: Bizet: Carmen: Acts 2 (continued) & 3
CD 3: Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No.3 / Ravel: Concerto in G; Gaspard de la nuit
CD 4: Beethoven: Piano Sonatas No. 14 "Moonlight", No. 13 "Pathétique" & No. 23 "Appassionata"
CD 5: Bach, J.S.: Arias
CD 6: Mahler: Symphony No. 1
CD 7: Chopin: Piano Concertos Nos. 1 & 2
CD 8: Mozart, W.A.: Clarinet Concerto, K. 622; Flute Concerto, K. 313; Bassoon Concerto, K. 191
CD 9: Debussy: La Mer; 3 Nocturnes; Jeux; Rhapsodie pour clarinette
CD 10: Brahms: Symphony No. 4 / Strauss, R.: Tod und Verklärung, Op. 24
CD 11: Pasión española
CD 12: Fiesta
CD 13: Bach, J.S.: Cantatas "Ich will den Kreuzstab gerne tragen", BWV 56; "Ich habe genug", BWV 82
CD 14: Strauss, J.: Overture "Die Fledermaus"; Annen-Polka, Op. 117; Kaiser-Walzer, Op. 437; Tritsch-Tratsch-Polka, Op. 214; Radetzky-March, Op. 228; An der schönen, blauen Donau, Op. 314; Eljen a Magyar!, Op. 332; G'schichten aus dem Wienerwald, Op. 325
CD 15: Schubert: Symphony No. 9; Rosamunde (Overture to "Die Zauberharfe", D.644
CD 16: Aria Cantilena
CD 17: Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1
CD 18: Fauré: Requiem, Op.48 / Ravel: Pavane
CD 19: Golijov: Ayre for voice and chamber ensemble / Berio: Folksongs
CD 20: Reflection
CD 21: Schubert: String Quartet, D. 810 "Death and the Maiden" / Beethoven: String Quartet, Op. 135
CD 22: Schoenberg: Violin Concerto, Op. 36 / Sibelius: Violin Concerto, Op. 47
CD 23: Air. A Baroque Journey
CD 24: Horowitz at Home
CD 25: Bruckner: Symphony No. 4 "Romantic"
CD 26: Brahms: Ein deutsches Requiem, Op. 45
CD 27: Schumann: Fantasie, Op. 17 / Brahms: Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Handel, Op. 24
CD 28: Verdi: La Traviata: Act 1 & 2, Scene 1
CD 29: Verdi: La Traviata: Act 2, Scene 2 & Act 3
CD 30: Mozart: Arias
CD 31: Glass: Violin Concerto / Schnittke: Concerto Grosso No. 5
CD 32: Memory
CD 33: Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue; An American in Paris; "Porgy and Bess" Suite; Cuban Overture
CD 34: Mozart, W.A.: Great Mass, K. 427 / Haydn: Scena di Berenice, Hob XXIVa:10 / Beethoven: "Ah! perido", Op. 65
CD 35: Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 "Pathétique"
CD 36: Music of the Gothic Era
CD 37: Carmen Fantasy, Op.25
CD 38: Duets
CD 39: Liszt: 12 Études d'exécution transcendante
CD 40: Weill: Speak Low & The Seven Deadly Sins, Songs
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Die sieben Todsünden: Prolog: “Meine Schwester und ich stammen aus Louisiana”
Kurt Weill 3:24
2 Die sieben Todsünden: I. Faulheit: “Hoffentlich nimmt sich unsre Anna auch zusammen”
Kurt Weill 3:47
3 Die sieben Todsünden: II. Stolz: “Als wir aber ausgestattet waren”
Kurt Weill 4:19
4 Die sieben Todsünden: III. Zorn: “Das geht nicht vorwärts”
Kurt Weill 4:00
5 Die sieben Todsünden: IV: Völlerei “Da ist ein Brief aus Philadelphia”
Kurt Weill 2:58
6 Die sieben Todsünden: V. Unzucht: “Und wir fanden einen Mann in Boston”
Kurt Weill 5:38
7 Die sieben Todsünden: VI. Habsucht: “Wie hier in der Zeitung steht, ist Anna”
Kurt Weill 2:57
8 Die sieben Todsünden: VII. Neid: “Und die letzte Stadt der Reise war San Francisco”
Kurt Weill 5:06
9 Die sieben Todsünden: Epilog: “Darauf kehrten wir zurück nach Louisiana”
Kurt Weill 1:56
10 Lady in the Dark: My Ship
Kurt Weill 2:42
11 Lady in the Dark: One Life to Live
Kurt Weill 3:04
12 Buddy on the Nightshift
Kurt Weill 2:09
13 Nannas Lied
Kurt Weill 4:06
14 Happy End: Bilbao‐Song
Kurt Weill 4:27
15 Happy End: Surabaya‐Johnny
Kurt Weill 6:01
16 Happy End: Das Lied von der harten Nuss
Kurt Weill 1:08
17 Je ne t’aime pas
Kurt Weill 4:29
18 Schickelgruber
Kurt Weill 2:51
19 Der Abschiedsbrief
Kurt Weill 3:28
20 One Touch of Venus: Foolish Heart
Kurt Weill 2:28
21 One Touch of Venus: Speak Low
Kurt Weill 3:59
22 One Touch of Venus: I’m a Stranger Here Myself
Kurt Weill 3:13
CD 41: Bach, J.S.: Brandenburg Concertos Nos. 1 - 3
CD 42: Mozart, W.A.: Piano Concertos Nos. 14, K. 449 & 26, K. 537 "Coronation"
CD 43: Stravinsky: 3 Dances from Petrouchka / Prokofiev: Sonata for piano No. 7 / Boulez: Sonata for piano No. 2 / Webern: Piano Variations, Op. 27
CD 44: Schubert: Die schöne Müllerin
CD 45: Reich: Drumming, Parts 1 - 3
CD 46: Reich: Drumming, Part 4; Six Pianos; Music for Mallet Instruments
CD 47: Bach, C.P.E.: Symphonies Nos. 1 - 4
CD 48: Schumann: Marsch No. 2, Op. 76; Waldszenen, Op. 82; Fantasiestücke, Op. 12
CD 49: Tchaikovsky: Ballet Suites - Swan Lake, Op.20, The Sleeping Beauty, Op.66a & The Nutcracker, Op.71a
CD 50: Paganini for Two
CD 51: Opera Choruses
CD 52: Rita Streich singt Opern-Arien
CD 53: Bryn Terfel: Opera Arias
CD 54: Sonatas & Etudes
CD 55: Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez
CD 56: Chopin: Ballades; Barcarolle; Fantasie

Credits

CD 40: Weill: Speak Low & The Seven Deadly Sins, Songs

piano:
Bengt Forsberg (tracks 12–13, 17–19)
baritone vocals:
Christfried Biebrach (tracks 2–8)
bass vocals:
Frederick Martin (tracks 2–8)
composer:
Kurt Weill (tracks 2–12, 14–16, 18–22, 22)
Kurt Weill (1933) (track 1)
Kurt Weill (1934) (track 17)
Kurt Weill (1939-12) (track 13)
conductor:
Sir John Eliot Gardiner (tracks 1–11, 14–16, 21–22)
dedicated to:
Lotte Lenya (track 13)
lyricist:
Bertolt Brecht (tracks 1–9, 13–16)
Howard Dietz (track 18)
Ira Gershwin (tracks 10–11)
Erich Kästner (track 19)
Maurice Magre (track 17)
Ogden Nash (tracks 20–22, 22)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Anne Sofie von Otter (tracks 1, 3–4, 6, 8–19, 21–22)
orchestra:
NDR Elbphilharmonie Orchester (1945–2016: NDR Sinfonieorchester) (tracks 1–11, 14–16, 21–22)
tenor vocals:
Karl-Heinz Lampe (tracks 2–8)
James Sims (Tenor) (tracks 2–8)
vocals:
publisher:
was commissioned by:
Heugel & Cie. (1934) (track 17)
recorded at:
Friedrich-Ebert-Halle in Hamburg, Germany (1993-09) (tracks 1–19, 21–22)
arrangements:
Bilbao Song (from "Happy End") (Arrangement for Jazz Orchestra) (track 14)
My Ship (from "Lady in the Dark") (Dance arrangement) (track 10)
Speak Low (from "One Touch of Venus") (Fox Trot Arrangement (Beguine Tempo)) (track 21)
cover recording of:
Buddy on the Nightshift (1993-09) (track 12)
Der Abschiedsbrief (1993-09) (track 19)
Happy End: Bilbao-Song (1993-09) (track 14)
Happy End: Surabaya Johnny (original German version) (1993-09) (track 15)
Je ne t'aime pas (1993-09) (track 17)
Lady in the Dark: My Ship (1993-09) (track 10)
Lady in the Dark: One Life to Live (1993-09) (track 11)
Lied eines Freudenmädchens (Nanna's Lied) (music by Kurt Weill) (1993-09) (track 13)
One Touch of Venus: Foolish Heart (1993-09) (track 20)
One Touch of Venus: Speak Low (1993-09) (track 21)
Schickelgruber (1993-09) (track 18)
later translated versions:
Nanna's Lied (track 13)
Surabaya Johnny (dutch version) (track 15)
Surabaya Johnny (French version 1956) (track 15)
Så tyst (track 21)
part of:
One Touch of Venus (tracks 20–22, 22)
Happy End (german original) (tracks 14–16)
recording of:

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includes: 12 Etudes d'exécution transcendante by Franz Liszt; Alice Sara Ott
4 Balladen / Barcarolle / Fantasie by Chopin; Krystian Zimerman
Air. A Baroque Journey by Daniel Hope
Aria cantilena by Elīna Garanča
Arias by Mozart; Magdalena Kožená, Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Simon Rattle
Arias by Johann Sebastian Bach; Kathleen Battle, Itzhak Perlman, Orchestra of St. Luke’s, John Nelson
Ayre by Osvaldo Golijov; The Andalucian Dogs, Dawn Upshaw
Ballett‐Suiten: Dornröschen / Schwanensee / Nußknacker by Tschaicowsky; Berliner Philharmoniker, Mstislav Rostropovich
Brahms: Symphony no. 4 / Strauss: Tod Und Verklärungn by Johannes Brahms, Richard Strauss; Berliner Philharmoniker, Victor de Sabata
Brandenburg Concertos Nos. 1-3 by Johann Sebastian Bach; The English Concert, Trevor Pinnock
Carmen (1977 studio cast) by Georges Bizet; Teresa Berganza, Plácido Domingo, Ileana Cotrubas, Sherrill Milnes, The Ambrosian Singers, London Symphony Orchestra, Claudio Abbado
Carmen‐Fantasie by Anne‐Sophie Mutter, Wiener Philharmoniker, James Levine
Clarinet Concerto / Flute Concerto no. 1 / Bassoon Concerto by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Wiener Philharmoniker, Karl Böhm, Alfred Prinz, Werner Tripp, Dietmar Zeman
Concierto de Aranjuez / Fantasía para un gentilhombre by Joaquín Rodrigo; Narciso Yepes, Philharmonia Orchestra, English Chamber Orchestra, García Navarro
Die schöne Müllerin by Schubert; Thomas Quasthoff, Justus Zeyen
Drumming / Six Pianos / Music for Mallet Instruments, Voices and Organ by Steve Reich
Duets by Anna Netrebko & Rolando Villazón
Ein deutsches Requiem by Johannes Brahms; Gundula Janowitz, Eberhard Waechter, Wiener Singverein, Berliner Philharmoniker, Herbert von Karajan
Fantasy in C major by Schumann; Wilhelm Kempff
Faure: Requiem / Ravel: Pavane pour une infante défunte by Fauré, Ravel; Philharmonia Orchestra, Philharmonia Chorus, Carlo Maria Giulini, Kathleen Battle, Andreas Schmidt
Fiesta by Simón Bolívar Youth Orchesta of Venezuela, Gustavo Dudamel
Glass: Violin Concerto / Schnittke: Concerto grosso no. 5 by Philip Glass, Alfred Schnittke; Wiener Philharmoniker, Christoph von Dohnányi, Gidon Kremer
Great Mass in C minor, K. 427 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Paul McCreesh, Camilla Tilling, Sarah Conolly, Gabrieli Consort & Players
Horowitz at Home by Владимир Самойлович Горовиц
Ich Will Den Kreuzstab Gerne Tragen / Ich Habe Genug by Johann Sebastian Bach; Dietrich Fischer‐Dieskau, Hermann Töttcher, Kammerorchester Karl Ristenpart, Karl Ristenpart
Kaiserwalzer by Johann Strauss; Ferenc Fricsay
Klavierkonzerte no. 14 & 26 »Krönungskonzert« by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Wiener Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado, Maria João Pires
Klaviersonaten no. 14 “Mondschein” / No. 8 “Pathétique” / No. 23 “Appassionata” (1984 recordings) by Beethoven; Daniel Barenboim
La Mer / Nocturnes / Jeux / Rhapsodie pour clarinette et orchestre by Claude Debussy; The Cleveland Orchestra, Pierre Boulez
La traviata by Giuseppe Verdi; Ileana Cotrubas, Placido Domingo, Sherrill Milnes, Plácido Domingo, Bayerisches Staatsorchester, Carlos Kleiber
Marsch nr.2 G‐moll / Waldszenen / Sechs Stücke aus Fantasiestücke, op. 12 by Robert Schumann; Svjatoslav Richter
Memory by Lang Lang
Music of the Gothic Era by Early Music Consort of London, David Munrow
Opera Arias by Bryn Terfel, Metropolitan Opera Orchestra, James Levine
Opern‐Chöre by Chor und Orchester der Deutschen Oper Berlin, Giuseppe Sinopoli
Paganini for Two by Niccolò Paganini; Gil Shaham, Göran Söllscher
Pasión española by Plácido Domingo
Piano Concerto no. 1 by Johannes Brahms; Emil Gilels, Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, Eugen Jochum
Prokofiev: Klavierkonzert Nr. 3 C-Dur / Ravel: Klavierkonzert G-Dur by Prokofiev, Ravel; Martha Argerich, Berliner Philharmoniker, Claudio Abbado
Rhapsody in Blue / An American in Paris / “Porgy and Bess” Suite (Catfish Row) / Cuban Overture by George Gershwin; Chicago Symphony Orchestra, James Levine
Rita Streich singt Opern‐Arien by Rita Streich
Réflexions by Hélène Grimaud, Esa‐Pekka Salonen, Staatskapelle Dresden, Truls Mørk, Anne Sofie von Otter
Schubert: Death & the Maiden / Beethoven: String Quartet Op. 135 by Schubert, Beethoven; Hagen Quartett
Sonatas & Études by Chopin, Scriabin, Liszt, Ligeti; Yuja Wang
Speak Low: Songs by Kurt Weill & The Seven Deadly Sins by Kurt Weill; Anne Sofie von Otter, John Eliot Gardiner
Stravinsky: Pétrouchka / Prokofiev: Sonate No. 7 / Webern: Variationen, op. 27 / Boulez: Sonate No. 2 by Stravinsky, Prokofiev, Webern, Boulez; Maurizio Pollini
Symphonie Nr. 4 »Romantische« by Anton Bruckner; Berliner Philharmoniker, Eugen Jochum
Symphonie no. 1 by Mahler; Concertgebouworkest Amsterdam, Leonard Bernstein
Symphonie nr. 9 / Rosamunde‐Ouvertüre by Franz Schubert; Berliner Philharmoniker, Wilhelm Furtwängler
Symphony no. 6 by Tchaikovsky; Leningrad Philharmonic, Yevgeny Mravinsky
The Piano Concertos by Chopin; Rafał Blechacz, Jerzy Semkow, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Vier Orchester‐Sinfonien, Wq 183 by Carl Philipp Emanuel Bach; Münchener Bach‐Orchester, Karl Richter
Violin Concertos by Schoenberg, Sibelius; Hilary Hahn, Esa-Pekka Salonen, Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra
part of: 111 Years of Deutsche Grammophon celebratory compilations