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The 99 Most Essential Adagios

99 songs (11 hours and 40 minutes) Released on May 31, 2011
1
Adagio in G Minor for Strings and Organ, Albinoni's Adagio
London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry
8:37
2
Suite for Orchestra No. 3 in D Major, BWV 1068: II. Air
Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra and Karl Münchinger
5:43
3
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11a
London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry
8:22
4
Sonata No. 14 in C-Sharp Minor for Piano, Op. 27:2, "Moonlight Sonata": Adagio sostenuto
Finghin Collins
5:36
5
Concerto in A Major for Clarinet and Orchestra, K. 622: II. Adagio
Martin Fröst, Amsterdam Sinfonietta and Peter Oundjian & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
7:00
6
Rinaldo, HWV 7, Act 2: "Lascia ch'io pianga"
Yoshikazu Mela, Japan Philharmonic Orchestra and Shigeo Genda
3:52
7
Spartacus: Adagio
Sofia Symphony Orchestra and Ivan Marinov
9:31
8
Concerto in D Minor for Oboe and Strings, Op. 1: II. Adagio
Emanuel Abbühl, Strings of Zürich and Howard Griffiths
3:54
9
Symphony No. 5: Adagietto
London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry
11:00
10
Sonata No. 8 in C Minor for Piano, Op. 13, "Pathétique": II. Adagio cantabile
Dubravka Tomsic
5:36
11
Kol Nidrei for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 47 (Adagio after Hebrew melodies)
Martin Ostertag, SWR Symphony Orchestra and Michael Boder
9:49
12
String Quartet No. 53 in D Major, Hob. III:63, Op. 64:5, "The Lark": II. Adagio cantabile
Quartetto Pressenda
6:50
13
Symphony No. 3 for Soprano and Orchestra, "Symphony of Sorrowful Songs" (1976): II. Lento e Largo - Tranquillissimo
Baden-Baden Symphony Orchestra, Teresa Erbe and Werner Stiefel
8:51
14
Concierto de Aranjuez for Guitar and Orchestra: II. Adagio
Peter Benn, Orchestra of St. John's and John Lubbock
10:53
15
Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 in B-Flat Major, BWV 1051: II. Adagio ma non tanto
Bach Collegium Japan and Masaaki Suzuki
5:05
16
Concerto No. 2 in F Minor for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 21: II. Larghetto
Povilas Stravinsky, Tbilisi Symphony Orchestra and Jansug Kakhidze
9:22
17
Suite bergamasque, L 75: Clair de lune
Finghin Collins
5:13
18
Romance No. 2 in F Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 50
State Symphony Capella of Russia & Ludwig van Beethoven
8:41
19
Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune (Prelude to a Faun's Afternoon), L 86
Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France and Bertrand Loic
10:18
20
Concerto in A Minor for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 16: II. Adagio
Marian Lapsansky, Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra and Bystrik Rezucha
6:07
21
Adagio in E Major for Violin and Orchestra, K. 261
Various artists & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
8:24
22
Concerto No. 2 in C Minor for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 18: II. Adagio sostenuto
Nato Ts'vereli, Tbilisi Symphony Orchestra and Jansug Kakhidze
11:26
23
Six Moments Musicaux, Op. 16: V. Adagio sostenuto in D Major
Andrea Kauten
4:17
24
Symphony No. 3 in E-Flat Major, Op. 55, "Eroica": II. Marcia funébre: Adagio assai
Various artists & Ludwig van Beethoven
15:16
25
L'estro armonico, Op. 3 - Concerto No. 8 in A Minor for Two Violins and Strings, RV 522: II. Larghetto e spiritoso
Janacek Chamber Orchestra & Antonio Vivaldi
4:12
26
Sonata No. 5 in F Major for Violin and Piano, Op. 24, "Spring": II. Adagio molto espressivo
Various artists & Ludwig van Beethoven
6:07
27
Le quattro stagioni (The Four Seasons), Op. 8 - Concerto No. 3 in F Major, RV 293, "L'autunno" (Autumn): II. Dormienti ubriachi: Adagio molto
Emmy Verhey, Camerata Antonio Lucio and Alun Francis
2:36
28
Concerto No. 1 in C Minor for Two Keyboards and Orchestra, BWV 1060: II. Adagio
Andrei Ivanovich, Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra and Saulius Sondeckis
6:20
29
Suite No. 5 in C Minor for Solo Cello, BWV 1011: IV. Sarabande
Torleif Thedéen
3:54
30
Concerto No. 3 in G Major for Violin and Orchestra, K. 216: II. Adagio
Various artists & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
7:41
31
String Quartet No. 62 in C Major, Op. 76:3, "Emperor": II. Poco adagio: Cantabile
Various artists & Franz Joseph Haydn
8:40
32
Concerto in G Major for Piano and Orchestra, M. 83: II. Adagio assai
Dubravka Tomsic, RTV Slovenia Symphony Orchestra and Anton Nanut
10:36
33
Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 73: II. Adagio ma non troppo - L'istesso tempo, ma grazioso
Berliner Symphoniker and Eduardo Marturet
11:33
34
Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 in F Major, BWV 1046: II. Adagio
Bach Collegium Japan and Masaaki Suzuki
4:02
35
Concerto No. 1 in G Major for Flute and Orchestra, K. 313: II. Adagio non troppo
Various artists & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
9:58
36
Symphony No. 2 in E Minor, Op. 27: III. Adagio
National Symphony Orchestra of the Polish Radio and Igor Golovchin
15:13
37
Concerto No. 1 in C Major for Cello and Orchestra, Hob. VIIb/1: II. Adagio
Sergei Roldugin and St. Petersburg Soloists
9:19
38
Serenade No. 10 in B-Flat Major, K. 361, "Gran Partita": III. Adagio
Various artists & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
6:06
39
Trio in A Minor for Clarinet, Cello and Piano, Op. 114: II. Adagio
Martin Fröst, Torleif Thedéen and Roland Pöntinen
7:45
40
Samson et Dalila, Op. 47, Act 2: "Mon coeur s'ouvre a ta voix"
Rita Noel, Nuremberg Symphony Orchestra and Hans Swarowsky
6:38
41
Symphony No. 4 in B-Flat Major, Op. 60: II. Adagio
Haydn Orchestra of Bolzano and Alun Francis
10:43
42
String Quartet No. 1 in B-Flat Major, Hob. III:1, Op. 1, "Hunting": III. Adagio
Quartetto Pressenda
5:33
43
Concerto No. 23 in A Major for Piano and Orchestra, K. 488: II. Adagio
Carmen Piazzini, St. Petersburg Soloists and Michail Gantvarg & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
6:00
44
Idyll for String Orchestra: V. Adagio
SWR Symphony Orchestra and Paul Angerer
3:15
45
Concerto a cinque No. 2 in D Minor for Oboe and Strings, Op. 9: II. Adagio
Emanuel Abbühl, Strings of Zürich and Howard Griffiths
5:18
46
Concerto No. 3 in G Major for Violin and Orchestra, K. 216: II. Adagio
Michail Gantvarg and St. Petersburg Soloists
8:03
47
Adagio and Fugue in C Minor, K. 546: Adagio
Hans Fagius
2:39
48
Nocturnes, Op. Posth. 72: No. 2 in C-Sharp Minor: Lento con gran espressione
Various artists & Frédéric Chopin
4:46
49
L'estro armonico, Op. 3 - Concerto No. 9 in D Major for Violin and Strings, RV 230: II. Larghetto
Bohuslav Matousek, Janacek Chamber Orchestra and Zdenek Dejmek
4:33
50
Ave Maria for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 61
Martin Ostertag, SWR Symphony Orchestra and Michael Boder
9:17
51
Symphony No. 9 in E Minor, Op. 95, "From the New World": Largo
London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry
12:49
52
Suite Italienne for Cello and Piano (1932): Serenata
Torleif Thedéen and Roland Pöntinen
3:36
53
Concerto No. 5 in D Major for Piano and Orchestra, K. 175: II. Andante un poco adagio
Carmen Piazzini, St. Petersburg Soloists and Michail Gantvarg
6:23
54
Sonata in G Minor for Cello and Piano, Op. 19: III. Andante
Markus Stocker and Viktor Yampolsky
6:25
55
Thaïs: Méditation
Pieter Schoeman, London Philharmonic Orchestra and David Parry
5:01
56
Requiem, K. 626: Lacrimosa dies illa
London Philharmonic Orchestra, London Philharmonic Choir and David Parry & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
2:49
57
Concerto No. 5 in E-Flat Major for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 73, "Emperor": II. Adagio un poco mosso (attacca)
Povilas Stravinsky, Tbilisi Symphony Orchestra and Jansug Kakhidze
7:12
58
Préludes, Book 1: VIII. La Fille Aux Cheveux De Lin (The Girl With The Flaxen Hair)
Elisso Bolkvadze
2:44
59
Concerto No. 3 in E-Flat Major for Horn and Orchestra, K. 447: II. Romanza: Larghetto
Christian Lindberg, Tapiola Sinfonietta and Jean-Jacques Kantorow
4:21
60
Waldesruhe (Silent Woods) for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 68: Lento e molto cantabile
Mark Drobinsky, Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra and Saulius Sondeckis
7:33
61
La Mer (The Sea), L 109: I. De l'aube à midi sur la mer (From Dawn to Noon on the Sea)
Tbilisi Symphony Orchestra and Jansug Kakhidze
9:18
62
Concerto No. 21 in C Major for Piano and Orchestra, K. 467: Andante
Various artists & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
7:18
63
Nocturnes, Op. 27: No. 2 in D-Flat Major
Andrei Ivanovich
6:13
64
String Sextet in D Minor, Op. 70, "Souvenir de Florence": II. Adagio cantabile e con moto
Conrad von der Goltz Chamber Orchestra
10:43
65
Xerxes, HWV 40, Act 1: "Ombra mai fu": Largo
Yoshikazu Mela, Japan Philharmonic Orchestra and Shigeo Genda
3:04
66
Les contes d'Hoffmann (The Tales of Hoffmann): Barcarolle
London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry
3:33
67
Wind Sextet in E-Flat Major, Op. 71: Adagio
Baden-Baden Philharmonic Ensemble
3:43
68
Vocalise, Op. 34
Pieter Schoeman, London Philharmonic Orchestra and David Parry
5:50
69
String Quintet in G Minor, K. 516: IV. Adagio
Orlando Quartet and Nobuko Imai
2:52
70
Scheherazade, Op. 35: The Young Prince and the Young Princess
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra & Bystrik Rezucha
10:00
71
L'estro armonico, Op. 3 - Concerto No. 6 in A Minor for Violin and Strings, RV 356: II. Largo
Bohuslav Matousek, Janacek Chamber Orchestra and Zdenek Dejmek
2:26
72
Concerto No. 11 In D Major For Fortepiano And Orchestra, Hob. XVIII/11: II. Un Poco Adagio
Klara Havlikova, Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra and Bohdan Warchal
7:05
73
Baal Shem for Violin and Piano, "Three Pictures of Chassidic Life", (1923): II. Nigun (Improvisation): Adagio non troppo
Pavel Eret & Daniel Weisner
6:16
74
Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125, "Choral": III. Adagio molto e cantabile
Tbilisi Symphony Orchestra, Djansug Kakhidze & Ludwig van Beethoven
16:16
75
Sonata No. 12 in F Major for Piano, K. 332: II. Adagio
Ronald Brautigam & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
4:34
76
Concerto in D Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 77: II. Adagio
Borika van den Booren, Berliner Symphoniker and Eduardo Marturet
9:42
77
Cavalleria rusticana: Symphonic Intermezzo
Bonn Classical Philharmonic and Heribert Beissel
3:21
78
Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 36: II. Larghetto
Various artists & Ludwig van Beethoven
11:47
79
Pavane pour une infante défunte, M. 19
Tbilisi Symphony Orchestra and Jansug Kakhidze
6:52
80
Préludes, Book I, L 117: X. La Cathédrale Engloutie (The Sunken Cathedral): Profondément calme
Peter Schmalfuss
7:09
81
Concerto No. 1 in G Minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 26: Adagio
Helena Spitkova, Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra and Henry Adolph
8:02
82
Sonata in B-Flat Major for Piano Four-hands, K. 358: II. Adagio
Karin Lechner and Sergio Tiempo
7:45
83
String Quartet No. 2 in D Major: III. Notturno
Rimsky-Korsakov Quartet
8:45
84
Concerto No. 1 in E Minor for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 11: II. Romance: Larghetto
Sergio Tiempo, Budapest Symphony Orchestra and Eduardo Marturet
10:30
85
Suite No. 6 in D Major for Solo Cello, BWV 1012: IV. Sarabande
Torleif Thedéen
5:05
86
Symphony No. 36 in C Major, K. 425, "Linz": II. Poco adagio
SWR Symphony Orchestra and Ernest Bour
6:56
87
Concerto No. 2 in B-Flat Major for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 19: II. Adagio
Elisabeth Leonskaja, SWR Symphony Orchestra and Michael Gielen
10:05
88
Amazons Ballet Suite: Lullaby & Idyll
Tbilisi Symphony Orchestra and Jansug Kakhidze
8:47
89
Concerto Grosso No. 8 in G Minor, Op. 6, "Christmas Concerto": III. Adagio - Allegro - Adagio
Moscow Conservatory Chamber Orchestra and Gennady Tcherkasov
3:32
90
The Seven Last Words of Christ: Sonata VI. Consummatum est: Lento
Ronald Brautigam
7:58
91
Concerto No. 10 in D Minor for Organ and Orchestra, HWV 309, Op. 7: I. Adagio
Harald Feller, Capella Istropolitana and Paul Kantschieder
6:32
92
Adagio on Celtic Themes for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 56
Martin Ostertag, SWR Symphony Orchestra and Michael Boder
7:30
93
Concerto No. 2 in E Major for Violin and Strings, BWV 1042: II. Adagio
Camerata Antonio Lucio & Johann Sebastian Bach
6:42
94
Histoire du Tango: II. Café 1930
Dagmar Zsapka and Jozef Zsapka
7:45
95
Enigma Variations, Op. 36: Nimrod
London Symphony Orchestra
4:07
96
Concerto No. 3 in G Minor for Oboe and Orchestra, HWV 287: III. Sarabande: Largo
Jiri Krejci, Slovak Chamber Orchestra and Bohdan Warchal
3:18
97
Sonata in G Minor for Cello and Piano, Op. 65: III. Largo
Torleif Thedéen and Roland Pöntinen
3:42
98
Carmen Suite No. 2: IX. Nocturne
Hermitage Museum Orchestra and Alexander Titov
4:52
99
Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Op. 74, "Pathétique": IV. Finale: Adagio lamentoso - Andante
Tbilisi Symphony Orchestra and Jansug Kakhidze
10:42