101 Classics: Classical Highlights from the Great Composers

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CD 1: 101 Classics, Vol. 1
#TitleArtistRatingLength
1Spring From The Four SeasonsVivaldi3:28
2Largo From New World Symphony
orchestra:
Hallé Orchestra
conductor:
Sir John Barbirolli (conductor and cellist)
partial recording of:
Symfonie č. 9 e moll, op. 95 „Z Nového světa“: II. Largo
composer:
Antonín Dvořák (composer) (from 1893-01-10 until 1893-05-24)
part of:
Symfonie č. 9 e moll, op. 95 „Z Nového světa“
Dvorák4:13
3Waltz no. 15 From 16 Waltzes
piano:
Martin Jones (pianist)
recording of:
Waltzes, op. 39: No. 15 in A‐flat major (for solo piano)
composer:
Johannes Brahms (German composer) (in 1865)
arrangement of:
16 Waltzes, op. 39: No. 15 in A-flat major (for piano four hands)
part of:
16 Waltzes, op. 39 (for solo piano)
Brahms1:16
4Norwegian Dance
orchestra:
Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra
conductor:
Rouslan Raychev (conductor)
recording of:
Four Norwegian Dances, op. 35: No. 2 (catch-all for arrangements)
composer:
Edvard Grieg (composer) (in 1880)
arrangement of:
Four Norwegian Dances, op. 35: No. 2 (for piano, four hands)
Grieg2:50
5Clair de Lune From Suite bergamasque
piano:
Richard Tilling
recording of:
Suite bergamasque, L. 75, CD 82a : III. Clair de lune (for piano)
composer:
Claude Debussy (from 1890 until 1905)
part of:
Suite bergamasque, L. 75, CD 82a (for piano)
Debussy4:06
6Overture: The Marriage of Figaro
orchestra:
Sofia Sinfonietta
conductor:
Emil Tchakarov (conductor)
recording of:
Le nozze di Figaro, K. 492: Sinfonia
composer:
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (in 1786)
part of:
Die Hochzeit des Figaro (German translation)
part of:
Le nozze di Figaro, K. 492
Mozart4:22
7One Fine Day From Madame Butterfly
recorded in:
Sofia (on 1982-12-02)
soprano vocals:
Raina Kabaivanska (soprano) (on 1982-12-02)
orchestra:
Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra (on 1982-12-02)
conductor:
Gabriele Bellini (on 1982-12-02)
live recording of:
Madama Butterfly: Atto II. “Un bel dì, vedremo” (Butterfly) (on 1982-12-02)
composer:
Giacomo Puccini (Italian composer)
librettist:
Giuseppe Giacosa and Luigi Illica
part of:
Madama Butterfly: Atto II
Puccini4:25
8Liebestraume
piano:
Martin Jones (pianist)
recording of:
Liebesträume, S. 541
composer:
Franz Liszt
part of:
The Music of Liszt (number: S. 541)
Liszt4:23
9Double Violin Concerto, BWV 1043: II. Largo ma non tanto
violin:
Georgi Badev (Bulgarian violinist) and Stoika Milanova (violinist)
orchestra:
Sofia Chamber Orchestra
conductor:
Vassil Kazandjiev
recording of:
Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: II. Largo ma non tanto
composer:
Johann Sebastian Bach (German Baroque period composer & musician) (from 1730 until 1731)
part of:
Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043
Bach7:01
10Adagio For Organ & Strings
orchestra:
Adelaide Symphony Orchestra
conductor:
José Serebrier (Uruguayan conductor and composer)
recording of:
Adagio for Strings and Organ in G minor
composer:
Remo Giazotto
previously attributed to:
Tomaso Giovanni Albinoni (Italian Baroque composer)
publisher:
Ricordi London (Casa Ricordi sublabel for Classical music)
Albinoni3:14
11The Ride of The Valkyries
orchestra:
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
conductor:
Eugene Goossens (composer and conductor, third of the Eugène Goossens dynasty)
recording of:
Excerpt from Die Walküre, WWV 86B: Akt III, Scene I, Walkürenritt
composer:
Richard Wagner (composer) (from 1854 until 1856)
publisher:
Schott Music International (publisher; do not use as label)
part of:
Die Walküre, WWV 86B: Akt III, Scene I "Hojotoho! Hojotoho!"
Wagner5:01
12Anita’s Dance From Peer Gynt Suite
orchestra:
Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra
conductor:
Rouslan Raychev (conductor)
recording of:
Peer Gynt Suite no. 1, op. 46: III. Anitras dans
composer:
Edvard Grieg (composer) (in 1875)
revised by:
Edvard Grieg (composer) (in 1888)
version of:
Peer Gynt, op. 23: 4. akt: Anitras dans
part of:
Peer Gynt Suite no. 1, op. 46
Grieg3:43
13Traumeria (Dreaming)
piano:
Martin Jones (pianist)
recording of:
Kinderszenen, op. 15: No. 7. Träumerei (for piano)
composer:
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (in 1838)
part of:
Kinderszenen, op. 15
Schumann1:58
14Chorus of The Hebrew SlavesVerdi4:58
15Prelude in E minor