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6-CD set.

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Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Adagio for Strings
Samuel Barber 6:24
2 Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:31
3 Spring From the Four Seasons
Antonio Vivaldi 4:27
4 Cello Concerto in E Minor
Sir Edward Elgar 5:17
5 Barcarolie
Jacques Offenbach 3:50
6 Air From Water Music
Georg Friedrich Händel 4:41
7 Clair De Lune
Claude Debussy 4:56
8 In Paradisum From Requiem
Gabriel Fauré 3:26
9 Concerto De Aranjuez
Joaquín Rodrigo 4:43
10 Nocturne From String Quartet No. 2
Александр Порфирьевич Бородин 3:58
11 Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in D major, Op. 77: II. Adagio
Johannes Brahms 8:48
12 Petite Valse
André Caplet 2:35
13 Dance of the Sylphs
Hector Berlioz 2:43
14 Siciliano
Johann Sebastian Bach 2:20
15 Romance From the Gadfly
Дмитрий Дмитриевич Шостакович 3:12
16 The Lark Ascending
Ralph Vaughan Williams 6:21
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Gymnopédie No. 1
Erik Satie 3:16
2 Méditation From Thais
Jules Massenet 6:12
3 The Planets: Venus, the Bringer of Peace
Gustav Holst 6:14
4 Chanson De Matin, Op.15 No.2
Sir Edward Elgar 3:04
5 Sonatina (II -Andante)
Federico Moreno Torroba 3:51
6 Serenade No. 13 in G major, K. 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik"
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 5:45
7 Canon in D
Johann Pachelbel 4:58
8 Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini
Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов 2:59
9 Pastoral Symphony From Messiah
Georg Friedrich Händel 2:42
10 Symphony No. 9 "From the New World"
Antonín Dvořák 5:18
11 Entra' Cte (Act III) From Carmen
Georges Bizet 2:35
12 On Hearing the First Cuckoo in Spring
Frederick Delius 7:26
13 Sevilla From Suite Espanola No.1 Op.47
Mateo Albéniz 5:18
14 Harpsichord Sonata in B Minor, K87
Domenico Scarlatti 3:26
15 Salve Regina From Marian Anthems
[anonymous] 2:31
16 Song for Athène
John Tavener 6:08
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Piano Sonata No. 14 in C-sharp minor, Op. 27 No. 2 "Moonlight"
Ludwig van Beethoven 3:57
2 Winter From the Four Seasons (II - Largo)
Antonio Vivaldi 2:31
3 Air on the G String
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:31
4 Adagio
Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni 5:51
5 Fantasia on Greensleeves
Ralph Vaughan Williams 4:39
6 Granada From Suite Española No.1 Op.47
Mateo Albéniz 5:33
7 Gymnopédie No.II (Lente Et Triste)
Erik Satie 2:25
8 Concerto for Violin & Oboe, Bwv 1060 (II - Adagio)
Johann Sebastian Bach 5:55
9 Intermezzo From Carmen, Act III
Georges Bizet 2:33
10 Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 26: II. Adagio (opening)
Max Bruch 4:23
11 Nocturne From a Midsummer Night's Dream, Op.61
Felix Mendelssohn 7:14
12 Minuet From String Quintet in E, Op.13, No.5
Luigi Boccherini 3:55
13 Romance, Op. 37
Camille Saint‐Saëns 5:54
14 String Quintet in C, D956 (II- Adagio Opening)
Franz Schubert 4:38
15 The Lord Is My Shepherd From Requiem
John Rutter 4:41
16 Berceuse From Dolly Suite, Op.56
Gabriel Fauré 2:29
CD 4
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony No. 5 in C-sharp minor: Adagietto
Gustav Mahler 10:08
2 Peer Gynt Op. 23: Morning
Edvard Grieg 4:18
3 Requiem: Pie Jesu
Gabriel Fauré 4:02
4 Orefeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Blessed Spirits
Christoph Willibald Gluck 6:19
5 Carnival of the Animals: The Swan
Camille Saint‐Saëns 2:52
6 Liebestraum No. 3 in A flat
Franz Liszt 4:31
7 Piano Concerto No. 1 in E minor, Op. 11: II. Romance - Larghetto
Frédéric Chopin 4:07
8 Piano Concerto No. 21 in C major, K. 467 "Elvira Madigan": II. Andante
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 5:21
9 Miserere mei, Deus
Gregorio Allegri 5:48
10 Salut d'Armor Op. 12
Sir Edward Elgar 3:47
11 The "Goldberg" Variations BWV 988: II. Aria: Largo
Johann Sebastian Bach 3:06
12 Symphony No. 6 in F major, Op. 68 "Pastoral": V. Shepherd's Hymn
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:44
13 Office of Easter: Kyrie
[anonymous] 2:10
14 Endecha, Adelita, Lágrima
Francisco Tárrega 4:15
15 Gymnopédie: III. Lent et grave
Erik Satie 2:14
16 Ave Maria
Franz Schubert 6:40

Credits

CD 1

violin:
Tasmin Little (track 11)
oboe:
Jonathan Small (track 11)
flute:
Paul Edmund-Davies (track 12)
piano:
John Alley (track 12)
Dame Moura Lympany (pianist) (track 7)
composer:
Hector Berlioz (track 13)
André Caplet (track 12)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1717) (track 6)
Johannes Brahms (1878) (track 11)
Gabriel Fauré (French composer) (1886 – 1900) (track 8)
Claude Debussy (1890 – 1905) (track 7)
Ralph Vaughan Williams (1914) (track 16)
Joaquín Rodrigo (Spanish composer and virtuoso pianist) (1939) (track 9)
conductor:
Vernon Handley (track 11)
Riccardo Muti (track 6)
orchestra:
premiered at:
[concert] (1921-06-14) (track 16)
publisher:
Editions Durand (1947-) (track 8)
premiered at:
Queen’s Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1921-06-14) (track 16)
arrangement of:
The Lark Ascending (for violin and piano) (track 16)
arrangements:
Clair de lune (for cello and piano) (track 7)
Concierto de Aranjuez (for harp and orchestra, Rodrigo 1974) (track 9)
Danse des Sylphes, S. 475 (for solo piano, Liszt) (track 13)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (catch-all for arrangements) (track 7)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (arr. Phyllis Schlomovitz for harp) (track 7)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (for cello and orchestra, arr. Palmer) (track 7)
is the basis for:
later versions:
All My Life (track 9)
orchestrations:
Clair de lune (orch. Mouton) (track 7)
Clair de lune from Suite bergamasque (orch. Stokowski) (track 7)
Clair de lune from Suite bergamasque (orch. Caplet) (track 7)
Suite bergamasque : III. Clair de lune (orch. A. Reed) (track 7)
part of:
Suite bergamasque, L. 75, CD 82a (for piano) (track 7)
Requiem, op. 48 (track 8)
partial recording of:
The Lark Ascending (for violin and orchestra) (track 16)
parts:
Concierto de Aranjuez: II. Adagio (movement) (track 9)
recording of:

CD 2

oboe:
Angela Tennick (oboist) (track 10)
composer:
Frederick Delius (track 12)
Domenico Scarlatti (track 14)
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (1741) (track 9)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1787) (track 6)
Antonín Dvořák (1893-01-10 – 1893-05-24) (track 10)
Jules Massenet (1894) (track 2)
Gustav Holst (1914 – 1916) (track 3)
Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов (1934-07-03 – 1934-08-18) (track 8)
conductor:
Charles Mackerras (Australian conductor) (tracks 9–10)
Barry Wordsworth (conductor) (track 12)
orchestra:
premiered at:
[concert] (1934-11-07) (track 8)
publisher:
premiered at:
part of:
Works of Sergei Rachmaninoff by opus number (number: op. 43) (track 8)
Köchelverzeichnis (original numbering) (number: 525) (track 6)
Köchelverzeichnis (sixth edition, 1964, K⁶) (number: 525) (track 6)
arrangements:
Meditation from Thaïs (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
Meditation from Thaïs (for trumpet and orchestra, arr. Nakariakov) (track 2)
Meditation from Thaïs (for orchestra, arr. Cullen) (track 2)
Meditation from Thaïs (for violin and piano, arr. Marsick) (track 2)
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, op. 43 (for 2 pianos) (track 8)
Symfonie č. 9 e moll, op. 95 „Z Nového světa“: II. Largo (catch-all for arrangements) (track 10)
The Planets, op. 32: II. Venus, the Bringer of Peace (for brass quintet and organ) (track 3)
Venus, The Bringer of Peace (Arranged for organ) (track 3)
宇宙めぐり (track 3)
is based on:
is the basis for:
A New World (track 10)
Eine Kleine Kat (track 6)
Goin’ Home (track 10)
Más allá (track 10)
later versions:
Going Home (Largo "From the New World") (James Last pop arrangement) (track 10)
Messiah: Sinfonia Pastoral (Stokowski orchestration) (track 9)
Negro Spiritual Melody (for violin and piano, Kreisler) (track 10)
orchestration of:
part of:
Thaïs: Acte II (track 2)
The Planets Suite for Orchestra, op. 32 (with "Pluto" by Colin Matthews) (track 3)
The Planets, op. 32 (original version) (track 3)
partial recording of:
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, op. 43 (for piano and orchestra) (track 8)
parts:
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Romance (track 8)

CD 3

violin:
Yehudi Menuhin (track 8)
oboe:
Léon Goossens (track 8)
arranger:
Ralph Greaves (1934) (track 5)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (track 8)
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (1730) (track 3)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1801) (track 1)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (1828) (track 14)
Max Bruch (1866 – 1867) (track 10)
Ralph Vaughan Williams (1924 – 1928) (track 5)
conductor:
Léon Goossens (track 8)
orchestra:
publisher:
Oxford University Press (1936) (track 5)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Air on a G String (Guitar + modern ensemble arr. Myers) (track 3)
Air on the G String (for cello and orchestra, arr. Cullen) (track 3)
Air on the G String (for violin & piano, arr. Wilhelmj) (track 3)
Concerto for Violin & Oboe in D minor, BWV 1060R: II. Adagio (catch all for arrangements) (track 8)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for violin and piano, arr. Windsperger) (track 3)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for piano 4 hands, Reger) (track 3)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (for piano, Siloti) (track 3)
Orchestersuite Nr. 3 D-Dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (catch-all for unknown versions/arrangements) (track 3)
Orchestersuite no. 3 D-dur, BWV 1068: II. Air (arr. Nigel Kennedy, John Lenehan) (track 3)
Solo Amore (track 3)
String Quintet in C major, D. 956: II. Adagio (for piano duet, Ulrich) (track 14)
is based on:
Greensleeves (track 5)
Lovely Joan (traditional English folk song) (track 5)
Sir John in Love (track 5)
is the basis for:
Bach Aire (track 3)
Sweetest Love (track 3)
未来への戦い (track 1)
orchestrations:
Aria from Overture no. 3, BWV 1068 ("Air on the G-string", Stokowski orchestration) (track 3)
part of:
Concerto for Violin & Oboe in C minor, BWV 1060R (reconstructed arrangement of the concerto for harpsichord and strings) (track 8)
String Quintet in C major, D. 956 (movement) (track 14)
Two Piano Sonatas, op. 27 (part of collection) (track 1)
partial recording of:
parts:
recording of:
Concerto for Violin & Oboe in C minor, BWV 1060R: II. Adagio (reconstructed arrangement for violin & oboe of BWV 1060) (track 8)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Romance (track 3)

CD 4

piano:
Stephen Hough (pianist) (track 8)
Maria Tipo (1986-06-26 – 1986-06-28) (track 11)
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (track 11)
Francisco Tárrega (tracks 14, 14, 14)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1785 – 1785-03-09) (track 8)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1808) (track 12)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1830-04 – 1830-09) (track 7)
Edvard Grieg (1875) (track 2)
Gabriel Fauré (French composer) (1886 – 1900) (track 3)
Gustav Mahler (1901 – 1902) (track 1)
conductor:
Sir Charles Mackerras (Australian conductor) (track 1)
Bryden Thomson (track 8)
librettist:
Henrik Ibsen (1867) (track 2)
orchestra:
Hallé Orchestra (track 8)
recorded at:
Salle Wagram in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1986-06-26 – 1986-06-28) (track 11)
arrangements:
Adagietto From Symphony no. 5 (arr. J. Nurse for piano quintet) (track 1)
Adagietto aus der 5. Symphonie (for violin and piano, Wittinger) (track 1)
Goldberg-Variationen, BWV 988: Aria (catch-all for arrangements) (track 11)
Peer Gynt, op. 23: 4. akt, prelude: Morgenstemning (catch-all for arrangements) (track 2)
Peer Gynt, op. 23: Morgenstemning (for cello and piano, arr. Goltermann) (track 2)
Requiem, op. 48: IV. Pie Jesu (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
Requiem, op. 48: Pie Jesu (for saxophone and orchestra, Bauch) (track 3)
Romance (for solo piano, Balakirev, from Chopin's Piano Concerto no. 1) (track 7)
Symphony no. 5 in C-sharp minor: IV. Adagietto. Sehr langsam (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
is the basis for:
Sepp bleib’ da (track 14)
Sex'n fax (track 8)
later versions:
part of:
Requiem, op. 48 (track 3)
Symphony no. 5 (movement) (track 1)
Peer Gynt, op. 23 (track 2)
recording of:
Adelita (mazurka) (track 14)
Goldberg-Variationen, BWV 988: Aria (1986-06-26 – 1986-06-28) (track 11)

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