Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21: I. Adagio molto - Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:48
2 Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21: II. Andante cantabile con moto
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:08
3 Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21: III. Menuetto: Allegro molto e vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:20
4 Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21: IV. Adagio - Allegro molto e vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:37
5 Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica": I. Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 15:20
6 Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica": II. Marcia funebre. Adagio assai
Ludwig van Beethoven 12:38
7 Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica": III. Scherzo: Allegro vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:44
8 Symphony No. 3 in E-flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica": IV. Finale: Allegro molto - Poco andante - Presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:07
9 The Creatures of Prometheus, Op. 43: Ouverture
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:52
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 36: I. Adagio molto - Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 11:54
2 Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 36: II. Larghetto
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:02
3 Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 36: III. Scherzo: Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 4:37
4 Symphony No. 2 in D major, Op. 36: IV. Allegro molto
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:31
5 Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op. 93: I. Allegro vivace e con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:50
6 Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op. 93: II. Allegretto scherzando
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:55
7 Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op. 93: III. Tempo di menuetto
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:40
8 Symphony No. 8 in F major, Op. 93: IV. Allegro vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:13
9 Coriolan, Overture to Collin's tragedy, Op. 62
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:28
10 Egmont, Overture to Goethe's tragedy, Op. 84
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:49
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony No. 4 in B-flat major, Op. 60: I. Adagio - Allegro vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:49
2 Symphony No. 4 in B-flat major, Op. 60: II. Adagio
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:50
3 Symphony No. 4 in B-flat major, Op. 60: III. Allegro vivace - Trio: Un poco meno allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:35
4 Symphony No. 4 in B-flat major, Op. 60: IV. Allegro ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:33
5 Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92: I. Poco sostenuto
Ludwig van Beethoven 13:52
6 Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92: II. Allegretto
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:15
7 Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92: III. Presto - Assai meno presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:13
8 Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92: IV. Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 9:03
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67: I. Allegro con brio
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:32
2 Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67: II. Andante con moto
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:48
3 Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67: III. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:40
4 Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67: IV. Allegro - Presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:47
5 Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastoral": I. Allegro ma non troppo
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:32
6 Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastoral": II. Andante molto mosso
Ludwig van Beethoven 11:57
7 Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastoral": III. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 5:09
8 Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastoral": IV. Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:43
9 Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastoral": V. Allegretto
Ludwig van Beethoven 8:46
CD 5
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral": I. Allegro ma non troppo, un poco maestoso
Ludwig van Beethoven 14:11
2 Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral": II. Molto vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 14:20
3 Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral": III. Adagio molto e cantabile
Ludwig van Beethoven 11:09
4 Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral": IV. Presto - Allegro
Ludwig van Beethoven 22:43

Credits

CD 1

balance engineer:
Mike Clements (engineer) (tracks 1–4)
Mike Clements (engineer) (1987-10) (tracks 5–9)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1799 – 1800) (tracks 1–4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1800 – 1801) (track 9)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1803 – 1804) (tracks 5–8)
conductor:
Roger Norrington (1987-09) (tracks 1–4)
Roger Norrington (1987-10) (tracks 5–9)
orchestra:
The London Classical Players (1987-09) (tracks 1–4)
The London Classical Players (1987-10) (tracks 5–9)
producer:
David R. Murray (tracks 1–9)
recorded at:
arrangements:
part of:
Symphony no. 1 in C major, op. 21 (movement) (tracks 1–4)
recording of:

CD 2

premiered in:
Wien, Austria (1810-06-15) (track 10)
balance engineer:
Mike Clements (engineer) (tracks 1–10)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1801 – 1802) (tracks 1–4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1807) (track 9)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1809-10 – 1810-06) (track 10)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1812) (tracks 5–8)
conductor:
Sir Roger Norrington (1986-07-28 – 1986-07-30) (tracks 1–8)
Roger Norrington (1988-08) (tracks 9–10)
dedicated to:
orchestra:
The London Classical Players (1986-07-28 – 1986-07-30) (tracks 1–8)
The London Classical Players (1988-08) (tracks 9–10)
producer:
David R. Murray (tracks 1–10)
premiered at:
Palais Lobkowitz in Wien, Austria (1807-03) (track 9)
recorded at:
Abbey Road Studios: Studio 1 in St John's Wood, Westminster, London, United Kingdom (1986-07-28 – 1986-07-30) (tracks 1–8)
part of:
arrangements:
Egmont, op. 84: Overture (for brass, Frackenpohl) (track 10)
Ouvertüre zu "Egmont" (arr. Posch for band) (track 10)
is the basis for:
Regeneration (track 10)
ゴルイ (track 10)
later versions:
part of:
Egmont, op. 84 (track 10)
Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 36 (movement) (tracks 1–4)
Symphony no. 8 in F major, op. 93 (movement) (tracks 5–8)
recording of:
Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 36: II. Larghetto (1986-07-28 – 1986-07-30) (track 2)
Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 36: III. Scherzo. Allegro (1986-07-28 – 1986-07-30) (track 3)
Symphony no. 2 in D major, op. 36: IV. Allegro molto (1986-07-28 – 1986-07-30) (track 4)
Symphony no. 8 in F major, op. 93: II. Allegretto scherzando (1986-07-28 – 1986-07-30) (track 6)
Symphony no. 8 in F major, op. 93: III. Tempo di menuetto (1986-07-28 – 1986-07-30) (track 7)
Symphony no. 8 in F major, op. 93: IV. Allegro vivace (1986-07-28 – 1986-07-30) (track 8)
Ouvertüre Coriolan, op. 62 (1988-08) (track 9)

CD 3

balance engineer:
Mike Clements (engineer) (tracks 1–8)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1806) (tracks 1–4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1811 – 1812) (tracks 5–8)
conductor:
Roger Norrington (1988-04) (tracks 1–4)
Roger Norrington (1988-08) (tracks 5–8)
orchestra:
The London Classical Players (1988-04) (tracks 1–4)
The London Classical Players (1988-08) (tracks 5–8)
producer:
David R. Murray (tracks 1–8)
recorded at:
arrangements:
Symphony no. 7 in A major, S. 463d: II. Allegretto (for piano solo, Liszt) (track 6)
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: I. Poco sostenuto (for piano solo, Beethoven (fragment)) (track 5)
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: I. Poco sostenuto - Vivace (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: II. Allegretto (catch-all for arrangements) (track 6)
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: III. Presto (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: IV. Allegro con brio (catch-all for arrangements) (track 8)
is the basis for:
Acid Serum (Electronic derivative of Beethoven's 7th) (track 6)
Dieron las doce (track 6)
later versions:
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: II. Allegretto (for piano four hands) (track 6)
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92: III. Presto (for piano four hands) (track 7)
part of:
Symphony no. 4 in B-flat major, op. 60 (movement) (tracks 1–4)
Symphony no. 7 in A major, op. 92 (movement) (tracks 5–8)
recording of:
referred to in medleys:

CD 4

balance engineer:
Mike Clements (engineer) (tracks 1–9)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1804 – 1808) (tracks 1–4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1808) (tracks 5–9)
conductor:
Roger Norrington (1987-09) (tracks 5–9)
Roger Norrington (1988-04) (tracks 1–4)
orchestra:
The London Classical Players (1987-09) (tracks 5–9)
The London Classical Players (1988-04) (tracks 1–4)
producer:
David R. Murray (tracks 1–9)
recorded at:
arrangements:
Finale from Symphony no. 5 (arr. Woodhouse) (track 4)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, S. 464 no. 5: IV. Allegro (for piano solo, Liszt) (track 4)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: I. Allegro con brio (for brass, Frackenpohl) (track 1)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: I. Allegro con brio (catch all for arrangements) (track 1)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: II. Andante con moto (for brass, Frackenpohl) (track 2)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: III. Allegro (for brass, Frackenpohl) (track 3)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: IV. Allegro (for brass, Frackenpohl) (track 4)
The 5th (track 1)
is the basis for:
クライシス第4楽章 (Parodius) (track 4)
later versions:
part of:
recording of:

CD 5

assistant producer:
Annette Isserlis (tracks 1, 3)
balance engineer:
Mike Clements (engineer) (tracks 1, 3)
bass vocals:
Petteri Salomaa (1987-02) (track 4)
choir vocals:
The Schütz Choir of London (1987-02) (track 4)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1822 – 1824) (tracks 1–4)
conductor:
Sir Roger Norrington (1987-02) (tracks 1–4)
librettist:
Friedrich Schiller (German poet and playwright) (track 4)
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Sarah Walker (British mezzosoprano) (1987-02) (track 4)
orchestra:
The London Classical Players (1987-02) (tracks 1–4)
producer:
David R. Murray (tracks 1, 3)
soprano vocals:
Yvonne Kenny (1987-02) (track 4)
tenor vocals:
Patrick Power (1987-02) (track 4)
recorded at:
compilation of:
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)