Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Finlandia Op. 26
Jean Sibelius 8:39
2 The Moldau from 'My Country'
Bedřich Smetana 13:22
3 Fantasia On 'Greensleeves'
Ralph Vaughan Williams 4:46
4 Morning from Peer Gynt Suite No. 1 Op. 46
Edvard Grieg 4:27
5 Radetzky March Op. 288
Johann Strauss I 2:57
6 Geschichten aus dem Wienerwald Op. 325
Johann Strauss II 11:41
7 Danse Russe Trepak
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 1:09
8 Danse Hongroise 'Czardas' (Act III)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 3:12
9 Rákoczy March 'La Damnation de Faust' Op. 24
Hector Berlioz 4:50

Credits

CD 1

premiered in:
Helsinki, Uusimaa, Finland (1900-07-02) (track 1)
arranger:
Ralph Greaves (1934) (tracks 3, 3)
composer:
Hector Berlioz (track 9)
Johann Strauss (Austro-German composer, "Walzerkönig", Johann Strauss II, Sohn, Jr., the Younger, the Son) (track 6)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (tracks 7–8)
Johann Strauss (Baptist, Vater, Johann Strauss I, Sr., the Elder, the Father) (1848) (track 5)
Bedřich Smetana (1874-11-20 – 1874-12-08) (track 2)
Edvard Grieg (1875) (track 4)
Jean Sibelius (1899) (track 1)
Ralph Vaughan Williams (1924 – 1928) (track 3)
conductor:
Adrian Leaper (tracks 7–8)
Philip Gibson (conductor) (tracks 1–6, 9)
dedicated to:
orchestra:
London Symphony Orchestra (tracks 1–6, 9)
Philharmonia Orchestra (London orchestra, known as New Philharmonia Orchestra from 1964-1976) (tracks 7–8)
revised by:
Edvard Grieg (1888) (track 4)
Jean Sibelius (1900) (track 1)
solo violin:
David Nolan (track 8)
premiered at:
Konsertti (1900-07-02) (track 1)
publisher:
Breitkopf & Härtel (1905) (track 1)
Oxford University Press (1936) (track 3)
premiered at:
Wasserglacis in Wien, Austria (1848-08-31) (track 5)
part of:
B. number catalogue by František Bartoš (number: B. 111) (track 2)
Works of Jean Sibelius by opus number (number: op. 26) (track 1)
Works of Johann Strauss Sr. by opus number (number: op. 228) (track 5)
Works of Johann Strauss Jr. by opus number (number: op. 325) (track 6)
arrangements:
Finlandia (Nightwish’s version) (track 1)
Finlandia, op. 26 (for organ, Fricker) (track 1)
Finlandia, op. 26 (for piano) (track 1)
Finlandia, op. 26 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Finlandia-hymni, op. 26 (for mixed choir in A-flat major, arr. Jean Sibelius) (track 1)
Finlandia-hymni, op. 26 (for mixed choir, arr. Jorma Panula) (track 1)
Finlandia-hymni, op. 26 (for mixed choir in F major, arr. Jean Sibelius) (track 1)
Finlandia-hymni, op. 26 (for male choir) (track 1)
Hymne de Finlandia, op. 26 no. 1 (for guitar, transcr. Unger) (track 1)
Marche hongroise de "La damnation de Faust" (for organ, Büsser) (track 9)
Má vlast: II. Vltava, JB 1:112/2 (Die Moldau) (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
Plesový marš (track 5)
Radetzky March (for handbell ensemble) (track 5)
Radetzky March, op. 228 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
Rákóczi March from La Damnation de Faust (for organ, Best) (track 9)
Vltava (for baritone and orchestra) (track 2)
Vltava, op. 43 (track 2)
is based on:
Greensleeves (track 3)
La Mantovana (track 2)
Lovely Joan (traditional English folk song) (track 3)
Sir John in Love (track 3)
is the basis for:
Be Still My Soul (track 1)
Gweddi Dros Gymru ("Dros Gymru'n gwlad, o Dad dyrchafwn gri" (Finlandia)) (track 1)
Ma rivière (track 2)
Radetzky Waltz (track 5)
Vegli al mattino (track 1)
We Rest on Thee (track 1)
later translated versions:
part of:
Má vlast, JB 1:112 (My Country / My Fatherland) (part of collection) (track 2)
recording of:
Finlandia, op. 26 (for orchestra) (track 1)
Má vlast: II. Vltava, JB 1:112/2 (Die Moldau) (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
version of: