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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
David Parry & London Philharmonic Orchestra
8:37
2
Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D Major, BWV 1068: II. Air
Karl Münchinger & Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra
5:43
3
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11
David Parry & London Philharmonic Orchestra
8:22
4
Piano Sonata No. 14 in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 27 No. 2 "Moonlight": I. Adagio sostenuto
Finghin Collins
5:36
5
Clarinet Concerto in A Major, K. 622: II. Adagio
Martin Fröst, Amsterdam Sinfonietta and Peter Oundjian & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
7:00
6
Rinaldo, HWV 7, Act II: Lascia ch'io pianga
Shigeo Genda, Yoshikazu Mela & Japan Philharmonic Orchestra
3:52
7
Spartacus Suite No. 2: I. Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia
Ivan Marinov & Sofia Symphony Orchestra
9:31
8
Oboe Concerto in D Minor, Op. 1: II. Adagio
Howard Griffiths, Emanuel Abbühl & Strings of Zürich
3:54
9
Symphony No. 5, Pt. 3: IV. Adagietto
David Parry & London Philharmonic Orchestra
11:00
10
Piano Sonata No. 8 in C Minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique": II. Adagio cantabile
Dubravka Tomsic
5:36
11
Kol Nidrei for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 47
Michael Boder, Martin Ostertag & SWR Symphony Orchestra
9:49
12
String Quartet in D Major, Hob. III:63 "The Lark": II. Adagio
Quartetto Pressenda
6:50
13
Symphony No. 3, Op. 36 "Symphony of Sorrowful Songs": II. Lento e Largo - Tranquillissimo
Werner Stiefel, Teresa Erbe & Baden-Baden Symphony Orchestra
8:51
14
Concierto de Aranjuez: II. Adagio
John Lubbock, Michael Conn & Orchestra of St. John's
10:53
15
Brandenburg Concerto No. 6 in B-Flat Major, BWV 1051: II. Adagio ma non tanto
Masaaki Suzuki & Bach Collegium Japan
5:05
16
Piano Concerto No. 2 in F Minor, Op. 21: II. Larghetto
Jansug Kakhidze, Povilas Stravinsky & Tbilisi Symphony Orchestra
9:22
17
Suite bergamasque, L. 75: III. 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, L. 86 (Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun)
Bertrand Loic & Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France
10:18
20
Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16: II. Adagio
Bystrik Rezucha, Marian Lapsansky & Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
6:07
21
Adagio in E Major for Violin and Orchestra, K. 261
Various artists & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
8:24
22
Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor, Op. 18: II. Adagio sostenuto
Jansug Kakhidze, Nato Ts'vereli & Tbilisi Symphony Orchestra
11:26
23
6 Moments Musicaux, Op. 16: V. Adagio sostenuto in D-Flat 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
Concerto for 2 Violins in A Minor, RV 522: II. Larghetto e spiritoso
Janacek Chamber Orchestra & Antonio Vivaldi
4:12
26
Violin Sonata No. 5 in F Major, Op. 24 "Spring": II. Adagio molto espressivo
Various artists & Ludwig van Beethoven
6:07
27
The Four Seasons, Violin Concerto No. 3 in F Major, RV 293 "Autumn": II. Adagio molto
Alun Francis, Emmy Verhey & Camerata Antonio Lucio
2:36
28
Concerto No. 1 for Two Harpsichords in C Minor, BWV 1060: II. Adagio
Jörg Faerber, Christiane Jaccottet, Christine Sartoretti & Württemberg Chamber Orchestra Heilbronn
6:20
29
Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor, BWV 1011: IV. Sarabande
Torleif Thedéen
3:54
30
Violin Concerto No. 3 in G Major, K. 216: II. Adagio
Various artists & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
7:41
31
String Quartet in C Major, Hob. III:77 "Emperor": II. Poco adagio cantabile
Various artists & Joseph Haydn
8:40
32
Piano Concerto in G Major, M. 83: II. Adagio assai
Anton Nanut, Dubravka Tomsic & RTV Slovenia Symphony Orchestra
10:36
33
Symphony No. 2 in D Major, Op. 73: II. Adagio ma non troppo
Eduardo Marturet & Berliner Symphoniker
11:33
34
Brandenburg Concerto No. 1 in F Major, BWV 1046: II. Adagio
Masaaki Suzuki & Bach Collegium Japan
4:02
35
Flute Concerto No. 1 in G Major, K. 313: II. Adagio non troppo
Various artists & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
9:58
36
Symphony No. 2 in E Minor, Op. 27: III. Adagio
Igor Golovchin & National Symphony Orchestra of the Polish Radio
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, Roland Pöntinen & Torleif Thedéen
7:45
40
Samson et Dalila, Act II: Mon coeur s'ouvre a ta voix
Hans Swarowsky, Rita Noel & Nürnberger Symphoniker
6:38
41
Symphony No. 4 in B-Flat Major, Op. 60: II. Adagio
Alun Francis & Haydn Orchestra of Bolzano
10:43
42
String Quartet No. 1 in B-Flat Major, Hob. III:1 "La chasse": III. Adagio
Quartetto Pressenda
5:33
43
Piano Concerto No. 23 in A Major, K. 488: II. Adagio
Carmen Piazzini, St. Petersburg Soloists and Michail Gantvarg & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
6:00
44
Idyll for String Orchestra: V. Adagio
Paul Angerer & SWR Chamber Orchestra
3:15
45
Oboe Concerto in D Minor, Op. 9 No. 2: II. Adagio
Howard Griffiths, Emanuel Abbühl & Strings of Zürich
5:18
46
Violin Concerto No. 3 in G Major, K. 216: II. Adagio
Mikhail Gantvarg and St. Petersburg Soloists
8:03
47
Adagio and Fugue in C Minor for Organ, K. 546: I. Adagio
Hans Fagius
2:39
48
Nocturne in C-Sharp Minor, B. 49 (Lento con gran espressione)
Various artists & Frédéric Chopin
4:46
49
Violin Concerto in D Major, RV 230: II. Larghetto
Zdenek Dejmek, Bohuslav Matousek & Janacek Chamber Orchestra
4:33
50
Ave Maria, Op. 61
Michael Boder, Martin Ostertag & SWR Symphony Orchestra
9:17
51
Symphony No. 9 in E Minor, Op. 95 "From the New World": II. Largo
David Parry & London Philharmonic Orchestra
12:49
52
Suite Italienne: II. Serenata
Roland Pöntinen & Torleif Thedéen
3:36
53
Piano Concerto No. 5 in D Major, K. 175: II. Andante ma un poco adagio
Mikhail Gantvarg, Carmen Piazzini & St. Petersburg Soloists
6:23
54
Cello Sonata in G Minor, Op. 19: III. Andante
Markus Stocker and Viktor Yampolsky
6:25
55
Thaïs, Act II: Méditation
David Parry, Pieter Schoeman & London Philharmonic Orchestra
5:01
56
Requiem in D Minor, K. 626: IIIf. Sequenz, Lacrymosa
London Philharmonic Orchestra, London Philharmonic Choir and David Parry & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
2:49
57
Piano Concerto No. 5, Op. 73 "Emperor": II. Adagio un poco mosso (attacca)
Libor Pesek, Peter Toperczer & Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
7:12
58
Préludes, Book 1: VIII. La fille aux cheveux de lin (The girl with the flaxen hair)
Elisso Bolkvadze
2:44
59
Horn Concerto No. 3 in E-Flat Major, K. 447: II. Romance (Larghetto)
Jean-Jacques Kantorow, Christian Lindberg & Tapiola Sinfonietta
4:21
60
From the Bohemian Forest, Op. 68: No. 5, Klid (Waldesruhe)
Neeme Järvi, Frans Helmerson & Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra
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)
Milan Horvat & Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra
9:18
62
Piano Concerto No. 21 in C Major, K. 467: II. Andante
Various artists & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
7:18
63
Nocturnes, Op. 27: No. 2 in D-Flat Major: Lento sostenuto
Andrei Ivanovich
6:13
64
Souvenir de Florence, Op. 70: II. Adagio cantabile e con moto
Conrad von der Goltz & Conrad von der Goltz Chamber Orchestra
10:43
65
Xerxes, HWV 40, Act I: Ombra mai fu (Largo)
Shigeo Genda, Yoshikazu Mela & Japan Philharmonic Orchestra
3:04
66
Les contes d'Hoffmann, Act III: Belle nuit, ô nuit d'amour "Barcarolle" (Instrumental Version)
David Parry & London Philharmonic Orchestra
3:33
67
Sextett in E-Flat Major, Op. 71: II. Adagio
Baden-Baden Philharmonic Ensemble
3:43
68
14 Romances, Op. 34: XIV. Vocalise
David Parry, Pieter Schoeman & London Philharmonic Orchestra
5:50
69
String Quintet No. 4 in G Minor, K. 516: IV. Adagio - Allegro
Nobuko Imai and Orlando Quartet
2:52
70
Scheherazade, Op. 35: III. The Young Prince and the Young Princess
Bystrik Rezucha and Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
10:00
71
Violin Concerto in A Minor, RV 356: II. Largo
Zdenek Dejmek, Bohuslav Matousek & Janacek Chamber Orchestra
2:26
72
Keyboard Concerto in D Major, Hob. XVIII:11: II. Un poco adagio
Bohdan Warchal, Klara Havlikova & Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra
7:05
73
Baal Shem, B. 47: II. Nigun
Daniel Weisner & Pavel Eret
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
Piano Sonata No. 12 in F Major, K. 332: II. Adagio
Ronald Brautigam & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
4:34
76
Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 77: II. Adagio
Eduardo Marturet, Borika van den Booren & Berliner Symphoniker
9:42
77
Cavalleria Rusticana: Symphonic Intermezzo
Heribert Beissel & Bonn Classical Philharmonic
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
Jansug Kakhidze and Tbilisi Symphony Orchestra
6:52
80
Préludes, Book I, L. 117: X. La Cathédrale engloutie (The Sunken Cathedral)
Peter Schmalfuss
7:09
81
Violin Concerto No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 26: II. Adagio
Henry Adolph, Helena Spitkova & Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra
8:02
82
Sonata for Piano Four-hands in B-Flat Major, K. 358: II. Adagio
Karin Lechner and Sergio Tiempo
7:45
83
String Quartet No. 2 in D Major: III. Notturno
The Rimsky-Korsakov Quartet
8:45
84
Piano Concerto No. 1 in E Minor, Op. 11: II. Larghetto
Eduardo Marturet, Sergio Tiempo & Budapest Symphony Orchestra
10:30
85
Cello Suite No. 6 in D Major, BWV 1012: IV. Sarabande
Torleif Thedéen
5:05
86
Symphony No. 36 in C Major, K. 425 "Linz": II. Poco adagio
Ernest Bour & SWR Symphony Orchestra
6:56
87
Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-Flat Major, Op. 19: II. Adagio
Michael Gielen, Elisabeth Leonskaja & SWR Symphony Orchestra
10:05
88
Amazons Ballet Suite: Lullaby & Idyll
Jansug Kakhidze and Tbilisi Symphony Orchestra
8:47
89
Concerto Grosso No. 8 in G Minor, Op. 6 "Christmas Concerto": III. Adagio - Allegro - Adagio
Gennady Cherkasov & Moscow Conservatory Chamber Orchestra
3:32
90
The Seven Last Words of Christ, Hob. XX:1: VII. Sonata 6 (Lento)
Ronald Brautigam
7:58
91
Organ Concerto in D Minor, HWV 309: I. Adagio
Paul Kantschieder, Harald Feller & Capella Istropolitana
6:32
92
Adagio on Celtic Themes for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 56
Michael Boder, Martin Ostertag & SWR Symphony Orchestra
7:30
93
Violin Concerto No. 2 in E Major, 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
Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36 "Enigma": Var. IX. Nimrod
London Symphony Orchestra
4:07
96
Oboe Concerto No. 3 in G Minor, HWV 287: III. Sarabande
Bohdan Warchal, Jiri Krejci & Slovak Chamber Orchestra
3:18
97
Cello Sonata in G Minor, Op. 65: III. Largo
Roland Pöntinen & Torleif Thedéen
3:42
98
Carmen Suite No. 2: IX. Nocturne
Alexander Titov & Hermitage Museum Orchestra
4:52
99
Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Op. 74 "Pathétique": IV. Finale, Adagio lamentoso - Andante
Jansug Kakhidze and Tbilisi Symphony Orchestra
10:42