album

50 - 20th Century Classics

50 songs (3 hours and 36 minutes)
1
Carmina Burana: Introduction, Fortuna Imperatrix Mundi, No. 1 Chorus "O Fortuna"
Riccardo Muti
2:47
2
The Planets, Op. 32: IV. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity (Excerpt)
Philharmonia Orchestra & Sir Simon Rattle
4:48
3
Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor, Op. 18: I. Moderato
Jean-Bernard Pommier, Hallé Orchestra & Lawrence Foster
4:52
4
Pétrouchka (1947 Version), Tableau 1: Danse russe [Allegro giusto]
Sir Simon Rattle
2:32
5
Boléro, M. 81: Tempo di Bolero. Moderato assai (Excerpt, Conclusion)
London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn & Maurice Ravel
5:18
6
Candide: Overture to Act 1
André Previn
4:18
7
Spartacus Suite No. 2: I. Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia
Yuri Temirkanov
4:46
8
Concerto for Orchestra, Sz. 116: IV. Intermezzo interrotto. Allegretto
Seiji Ozawa
4:26
9
Le sacre du printemps, Pt. 1: L'adoration de la Terre - 1. Introduction, Lento - Più mosso - 2. Les augures printaniers - Danses des adolescentes, Tempo giusto - 3. Jeu du rapt, Presto
Sir Simon Rattle
5:02
10
Sinfonietta "Sokol Festival": IV. The Street Leading to the Castle. Allegretto
Seiji Ozawa
2:45
11
Violin Concerto: II. Presto capriccioso alla napolitana - Trio - Tempo I (Revised Version)
William Walton
6:51
12
Suite from Masquerade, Op. 48a: I. Waltz
Efrem Kurtz
4:23
13
Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation XVIII (Andante cantabile)
Cécile Ousset
3:00
14
Symphony No. 5, Op. 50, FS 97: II. Allegro (d)
Danish Radio Symphony Orchestra & Herbert Blomstedt
2:44
15
Cantus in Memoriam Benjamin Britten, for String Orchestra and Bell
Richard Studt
6:13
16
Quatuor pour la fin du temps: I. Liturgie de cristal
Christoph Poppen
2:30
17
6 Pieces for Orchestra, Op. 6: VI. Langsam
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Sir Simon Rattle
1:53
18
Pines of Rome: IV. The Pines of the Villa Borghese (Allegretto vivace)
Lamberto Gardelli
2:54
19
Le Soleil des eaux, Cantata for Soprano, Chorus and Orchestra: II. La Sorgue
Pierre Boulez
4:21
20
2 Pieces from Kuolema, Op. 44: I. Valse Triste (Lento)
Sir John Barbirolli
5:34
21
Romeo and Juliet, Op. 64, Act 1: No. 13, Danse of the Knights
André Previn
5:43
22
3 Old Viennese Dances for Violin and Piano: I. Liebesfreud (Allegro)
Maxim Vengerov
3:17
23
44 Duos for 2 Violins, Sz. 98: No. 28, Sorrow (Lento poco rubato)
Yehudi Menuhin
2:49
24
Harnasie, Op. 55, Tableau 1: No. 2, Mimic Scene ("Courtship")
Antoni Wit
2:29
25
Les Biches, FP 36: I. Rondeau (Très lent - Allegro molto subito - Très calme - Tempo I)
Georges Prêtre, Ambrosian Singers & Philharmonia Orchestra
3:36
26
Lulu Suite (Symphonic Pieces from Lulu) : IV. Variationen [Moderato]
Sir Simon Rattle
3:25
27
Noches en los Jardines de Espana: I. En el Generalife (Allegro tranquillo e misterioso)
Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos
5:49
28
Four Sea Interludes from "Peter Grimes", Op. 33a: II. Sunday Morning
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra & Libor Pešek
3:48
29
Flourish with Fireworks, Op. 22
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Sir Simon Rattle
4:06
30
Et exspecto resurrectionem mortuorum, for Orchestra: I. "Des profondeurs de l'abime, je crie vers toi, Seigneur"
Serge Baudo - Ens De Percussions De L'Orchestre De Paris - Orch Sym De La Bbc - Jacques Delecluse - Jean Jacques - François Dupin - Alain Jacquet - Gérard Perotin - Orchestre De Paris - Jacques Remy
2:49
31
4 Pieces for Piano from the Ballet "El amor brujo": Danza Ritual del Fuego (Allegro ma non troppo)
Dame Moura Lympany
4:07
32
Kammermusik No. 1 for 12 Solo Instruments, Op. 24 No. 1: IV. Finale 1921 (Lebhaft)
Claudio Abbado
6:05
33
Concierto de Aranjuez: I. Allegro con spirito
Julian Bream feat. Sir Simon Rattle
6:25
34
The Protecting Veil, for Cello and Strings: No. 8, The Protecting Veil
Steven Isserlis
2:57
35
5 Pieces for Orchestra, Op. 16: IV. Peripetie (Sehr rasch)
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Sir Simon Rattle
2:37
36
Rhapsody in Blue (Excerpt, Opening)
Sir Simon Rattle feat. Wayne Marshall
4:40
37
Lyric Suite for String Quartet: III. Allegro misterioso - Trio estatico
Alban Berg Quartet
3:13
38
Symphony No. 1: I. Allegro giusto
Polish Radio National Symphony Orchestra & Witold Lutoslawski
4:54
39
A Set of Pieces for Theatre or Chamber Orchestra: III. In the Night
Ensemble Modern
2:50
40
Façades
Christopher Warren-Green feat. John Harle & Simon Haram
7:49
41
Honegger: Pacific 231, H. 53 (Mouvement symphonique No. 1)
Mariss Jansons
6:33
42
All in Twilight, 4 Pieces for Solo Guitar: I. (dotted quaver = 80)
Julian Bream
3:09
43
Sinfonietta, Op. 23: III. Rondo (Sehr lebhaft)
James Conlon
5:57
44
Die tote Stadt, Op. 12, Act 1: Glück, das mir verblieb (Marietta)
Dame Kiri Te Kanawa, Philharmonia Orchestra & Julius Rudel
5:38
45
2 Poèmes, Op. 63: II. Étrangeté (Gracieux, délicat)
John Ogdon
1:53
46
Three Dances, for 2 Prepared Pianos: I. First Dance
Michael Tilson-Thomas & Ralph Grierson
6:33
47
Asyla, Op. 17: IV. (without title)
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Sir Simon Rattle
4:39
48
Verklärte Nacht, for 2 Violins, 2 Violas and 2 Cellos, Op. 4 (Excerpt)
Artemis Quartet
7:28
49
Estampes, L. 108: I. Pagodes
Cécile Ousset
5:11
50
Fanfare for the Common Man
Orquesta Filarmónica de la Ciudad de México & Enrique Bátiz
3:42