album

The 99 Most Essential Violin Masterpieces

99 songs (12 hours and 35 minutes) Released on September 12, 2012
1
Le quattro stagioni (The Four Seasons), Op. 8 - Concerto No. 1 in E Major, RV 269, "La primavera" (Spring): I. Allegro
Emmy Verhey, Camerata Antonio Lucio and Alun Francis
3:31
2
Le quattro stagioni (The Four Seasons), Op. 8 - Concerto No. 1 in E Major, RV 269, "La primavera" (Spring): II. Largo e pianissimo sempre
Emmy Verhey, Camerata Antonio Lucio and Alun Francis
2:57
3
Le quattro stagioni (The Four Seasons), Op. 8 - Concerto No. 1 in E Major, RV 269, "La primavera" (Spring): III. Danza pastorale: Allegro
Emmy Verhey, Camerata Antonio Lucio and Alun Francis
4:02
4
Le quattro stagioni (The Four Seasons), Op. 8 - Concerto No. 2 in G Minor, RV 315, "L'estate" (Summer): I. Allegro non molto - Allegro
Emmy Verhey, Camerata Antonio Lucio and Alun Francis
5:18
5
Le quattro stagioni (The Four Seasons), Op. 8 - Concerto No. 2 in G Minor, RV 315, "L'estate" (Summer): II. Adagio - Presto - Adagio
Emmy Verhey, Camerata Antonio Lucio and Alun Francis
2:58
6
Le quattro stagioni (The Four Seasons), Op. 8 - Concerto No. 2 in G Minor, RV 315, "L'estate" (Summer): III. Presto
Emmy Verhey, Camerata Antonio Lucio and Alun Francis
3:02
7
Le quattro stagioni (The Four Seasons), Op. 8 - Concerto No. 3 in F Major, RV 293, "L'autunno" (Autumn): I. Ballo e canto de villanelli: Allegro
Emmy Verhey, Camerata Antonio Lucio and Alun Francis
5:06
8
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
9
Le quattro stagioni (The Four Seasons), Op. 8 - Concerto No. 3 in F Major, RV 293, "L'autunno" (Autumn): III. La caccia: Allegro
Emmy Verhey, Camerata Antonio Lucio and Alun Francis
3:14
10
Le quattro stagioni (The Four Seasons), Op. 8 - Concerto No. 4 in F Minor, RV 297, "L'inverno" (Winter): I. Allegro non molto
Emmy Verhey, Camerata Antonio Lucio and Alun Francis
3:26
11
Le quattro stagioni (The Four Seasons), Op. 8 - Concerto No. 4 in F Minor, RV 297, "L'inverno" (Winter): II. Largo
Emmy Verhey, Camerata Antonio Lucio and Alun Francis
2:01
12
Le quattro stagioni (The Four Seasons), Op. 8 - Concerto No. 4 in F Minor, RV 297, "L'inverno" (Winter): III. Allegro
Emmy Verhey, Camerata Antonio Lucio and Alun Francis
3:08
13
Romance No. 2 in F Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 50
State Symphony Capella of Russia & Ludwig van Beethoven
8:41
14
Concerto in E Minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 64: I. Allegro molto appassionato (attacca)
Jaime Laredo and Scottish Chamber Orchestra
13:07
15
Concerto in E Minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 64: II. Andante
Jaime Laredo and Scottish Chamber Orchestra
7:59
16
Concerto in E Minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 64: III. Allegro molto vivace
Jaime Laredo and Scottish Chamber Orchestra
6:58
17
Vocalise, Op. 34
Pieter Schoeman, London Philharmonic Orchestra and David Parry
5:50
18
Concerto in D Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 35: I. Allegro moderato
Emmy Verhey, Budapest Symphony Orchestra and Arpad Joó
18:55
19
Concerto in D Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 35: II. Canzonetta: Andante
Emmy Verhey, Budapest Symphony Orchestra and Arpad Joó
6:55
20
Concerto in D Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 35: III. Finale: Allegro vivacissimo
Emmy Verhey, Budapest Symphony Orchestra and Arpad Joó
10:10
21
Sonata No. 5 in F Major for Violin and Piano, Op. 24, "Spring": I. Allegro
Emmy Verhey & Ludwig van Beethoven
10:09
22
Sonata No. 5 in F Major for Violin and Piano, Op. 24, "Spring": II. Adagio molto espressivo
Various artists & Ludwig van Beethoven
6:07
23
Sonata No. 5 in F Major for Violin and Piano, Op. 24, "Spring": III. Scherzo: Allegro molto
Various artists & Ludwig van Beethoven
1:20
24
Sonata No. 5 in F Major for Violin and Piano, Op. 24, "Spring": IV. Rondo: Allegro ma non troppo
Various artists & Ludwig van Beethoven
6:32
25
Concerto No. 1 in A Minor for Violin and Strings, BWV 1041: I. Allegro
Camerata Antonio Lucio & Johann Sebastian Bach
3:52
26
Concerto No. 1 in A Minor for Violin and Strings, BWV 1041: II. Adagio
Camerata Antonio Lucio & Johann Sebastian Bach
6:30
27
Concerto No. 1 in A Minor for Violin and Strings, BWV 1041: III. Finale: Allegro
Camerata Antonio Lucio & Johann Sebastian Bach
3:59
28
Concerto in D Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 77: I. Allegro ma non troppo
Borika van den Booren, Berliner Symphoniker and Eduardo Marturet
23:55
29
Concerto in D Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 77: II. Adagio
Borika van den Booren, Berliner Symphoniker and Eduardo Marturet
9:42
30
Concerto in D Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 77: III. Allegro giocoso
Borika van den Booren, Berliner Symphoniker and Eduardo Marturet
8:55
31
8 Humoresques, Op. 101: No. 7 in G Flat Major: Poco lento e grazioso
Oliver Colbentson & Erich Appel
2:54
32
Concerto No. 3 in G Major for Violin and Orchestra, K. 216: I. Allegro
Various artists & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
9:45
33
Concerto No. 3 in G Major for Violin and Orchestra, K. 216: II. Adagio
Various artists & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
7:41
34
Concerto No. 3 in G Major for Violin and Orchestra, K. 216: III. Rondeau: Allegro
Various artists & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
6:23
35
Alt-Wiener Tanzweisen (Old Viennese Melodies): II. Liebesleid (Love's Sorrow)
Pavel Eret & Daniel Weisner
3:11
36
Thaïs: Méditation
Pieter Schoeman, London Philharmonic Orchestra and David Parry
5:01
37
Concerto No. 2 in E Major for Violin and Strings, BWV 1042: I. Allegro
Camerata Antonio Lucio & Johann Sebastian Bach
7:43
38
Concerto No. 2 in E Major for Violin and Strings, BWV 1042: II. Adagio
Camerata Antonio Lucio & Johann Sebastian Bach
6:42
39
Concerto No. 2 in E Major for Violin and Strings, BWV 1042: III. Allegro assai
Camerata Antonio Lucio & Johann Sebastian Bach
2:57
40
L'estro armonico, Op. 3 - Concerto No. 8 in A Minor for Two Violins and Strings, RV 522: I. Allegro
Various artists & Antonio Vivaldi
3:48
41
L'Estro Armonico, Op. 3 - Concerto No. 8 in A Minor for Two Violins and Strings, RV 522: III. Allegro
Janacek Chamber Orchestra & Antonio Vivaldi
3:19
42
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
43
Spiegel im Spiegel for Violin and Piano (1978)
Vadim Gluzman and Angela Yoffe
8:35
44
Concerto in E-Flat Major for Violin and Strings, RV 256, "Il Ritiro": I. Allegro assai
Zagreb Soloists and Josef Merten
3:45
45
Concerto in E-Flat Major for Violin and Strings, RV 256, "Il Ritiro": II. Siciliana: Andante
Zagreb Soloists and Josef Merten
3:56
46
Concerto in E-Flat Major for Violin and Strings, RV 256, "Il Ritiro": III. Presto
Zagreb Soloists and Josef Merten
4:10
47
Concerto No. 4 in D Major for Violin and Orchestra, K. 218: I. Allegro
Michail Gantvarg and St. Petersburg Soloists
8:56
48
Concerto No. 4 in D Major for Violin and Orchestra, K. 218: II. Andante cantabile
Michail Gantvarg and St. Petersburg Soloists
6:05
49
Concerto No. 4 in D Major for Violin and Orchestra, K. 218: III. Rondeau: Andante grazioso - Allegro ma non troppo
Michail Gantvarg and St. Petersburg Soloists
7:01
50
Introduction and Rondo Capriccioso in A Minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 28
Viviane Hagner, SWR Symphony Orchestra and Klaus Arp
8:20
51
Concerto in D Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 61: I. Allegro ma non troppo
Various artists & Ludwig van Beethoven
22:55
52
Concerto in D Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 61: II. Larghetto
Various artists & Ludwig van Beethoven
7:37
53
Concerto in D Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 61: III. Rondo: Allegro
Various artists & Ludwig van Beethoven
9:27
54
Sonata in E Minor for Violin and Piano, Op. 82: I. Allegro
Lee Suk-Bin & Atanas Kareev
8:26
55
Sonata in E Minor for Violin and Piano, Op. 82: II. Romance
Lee Suk-Bin & Atanas Kareev
6:53
56
Sonata in E Minor for Violin and Piano, Op. 82: III. Allegro non troppo
Lee Suk-Bin & Atanas Kareev
8:36
57
Havanaise in E Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 63
Andrei Korsakov, Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra and Vladimir Fedoseyev
9:19
58
Concerto No. 2 in B Minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 7, "La Campanella": I. Allegro maestoso
Andrei Korsakov, Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra and Vladimir Fedoseyev
14:41
59
Concerto No. 2 in B Minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 7, "La Campanella": II. Adagio
Andrei Korsakov, Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra and Vladimir Fedoseyev
6:41
60
Concerto No. 2 in B Minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 7, "La Campanella": III. Rondo à la clochette: Allegro moderato
Andrei Korsakov, Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra and Vladimir Fedoseyev
7:30
61
Romance No. 1 in G Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 40
Various artists & Ludwig van Beethoven
8:08
62
Concerto No. 2 in G Minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 63: I. Allegro moderato
Bruno Zwicker, Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra and Henry Adolph
10:23
63
Concerto No. 2 in G Minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 63: II. Andante assai
Bruno Zwicker, Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra and Henry Adolph
10:00
64
Concerto No. 2 in G Minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 63: III. Allegro marcato
Bruno Zwicker, Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra and Henry Adolph
6:09
65
Sonata No. 1 in G Minor for Solo Violin, BWV 1001: I. Adagio
Conrad von der Goltz
4:09
66
Sonata No. 1 in G Minor for Solo Violin, BWV 1001: II. Fuga
Conrad von der Goltz
6:23
67
Sonata No. 1 in G Minor for Solo Violin, BWV 1001: III. Siciliana
Conrad von der Goltz
4:11
68
Sonata No. 1 in G Minor for Solo Violin, BWV 1001: IV. Presto
Various artists & Johann Sebastian Bach
4:33
69
Tzigane - Concert Rhapsody in D Major for Violin and Orchestra
Igor Oistrakh
9:51
70
Concerto No. 1 in G Minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 26: I. Prelude: Allegro moderato (attacca)
Ilya Grubert, State Symphony Capella of Russia and Igor Golovchin
8:34
71
Concerto No. 1 in G Minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 26: (attacca) II. Adagio
Ilya Grubert, State Symphony Capella of Russia and Igor Golovchin
8:46
72
Concerto No. 1 in G Minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 26: III. Finale: Allegro energico
Ilya Grubert, State Symphony Capella of Russia and Igor Golovchin
7:20
73
Sonata No. 21 in E Minor for Violin and Piano, K. 304: I. Allegro
Pavel Popov and Igor Uryash
9:29
74
Double Concerto in D Minor for Two Violins and Strings, BWV 1043: I. Vivace
Various artists & Johann Sebastian Bach
3:44
75
Double Concerto in D Minor for Two Violins and Strings, BWV 1043: II. Largo ma non tanto
Various artists & Johann Sebastian Bach
6:37
76
Double Concerto in D Minor for Two Violins and Strings, BWV 1043: III. Allegro
Yehudi Menuhin, Camerata Lysy Gstaad and Alberto Lysy
5:05
77
Concerto No. 1 in B-Flat Major for Violin and Orchestra, K. 207: I. Allegro moderato
Emmy Verhey, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra and Eduardo Marturet
8:01
78
Concerto No. 1 in B-Flat Major for Violin and Orchestra, K. 207: II. Adagio
Emmy Verhey, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra and Eduardo Marturet
8:59
79
Concerto No. 1 in B-Flat Major for Violin and Orchestra, K. 207: III. Presto
Emmy Verhey, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra and Eduardo Marturet
5:39
80
Fantasy in C Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 131
Igor Oistrakh, Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra and Arnold Kaz
15:35
81
Concerto No. 1 in D Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 6: I. Allegro maestoso (Cadenza by Sauret)
Ilya Ioff, Hermitage Museum Orchestra and Pavel Bubelnikov
22:18
82
Concerto No. 1 in D Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 6: II. Adagio espressivo
Ilya Ioff, Hermitage Museum Orchestra and Pavel Bubelnikov
5:14
83
Concerto No. 1 in D Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 6: III. Rondo: Allegro spiritoso
Ilya Ioff, Hermitage Museum Orchestra and Pavel Bubelnikov
9:26
84
Adagio in E Major for Violin and Orchestra, K. 261
Various artists & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
8:24
85
Concerto in D Minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 47: I. Allegro moderato
Ilya Grubert, State Symphony Capella of Russia and Igor Golovchin
16:05
86
Concerto in D Minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 47: II. Adagio di molto
Ilya Grubert, State Symphony Capella of Russia and Igor Golovchin
8:20
87
Concerto in D Minor for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 47: III. Allegro ma non tanto
Ilya Grubert, State Symphony Capella of Russia and Igor Golovchin
7:32
88
Concerto No. 5 in A Major for Violin and Orchestra, K. 219: I. Allegro aperto
Jurajciz Marovic, Capella Istropolitana and Paul Kantschieder
10:21
89
Concerto No. 5 in A Major for Violin and Orchestra, K. 219: II. Adagio
Jurajciz Marovic, Capella Istropolitana and Paul Kantschieder
10:37
90
Concerto No. 5 in A Major for Violin and Orchestra, K. 219: III. Rondo: Tempo di menuetto ("Turkish Rondo")
Jurajciz Marovic, Capella Istropolitana and Paul Kantschieder & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
9:34
91
Sonata No. 12 in D Minor, Op. 5, "La Follia": Variations over an old Spanish Sarabande
Leon Spierer And Ernst Gröschel
14:29
92
Sinfonia Concertante in E-Flat Major for Violin, Viola and Orchestra, K. 364 (320d): I. Allegro maetoso
Various artists & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
13:04
93
Sinfonia Concertante in E-Flat Major for Violin, Viola and Orchestra, K. 364 (320d): II. Andante
Various artists & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
10:46
94
Sinfonia Concertante in E-Flat Major for Violin, Viola and Orchestra, K. 364 (320d): III. Presto
Various artists & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
6:44
95
Partita No. 2 in D Minor for Solo Violin, BWV 1004: I. Allemande
Conrad von der Goltz & Johann Sebastian Bach
5:11
96
Partita No. 2 in D Minor for Solo Violin, BWV 1004: II. Corrente
Conrad von der Goltz & Johann Sebastian Bach
3:09
97
Partita No. 2 in D Minor for Solo Violin, BWV 1004: III. Sarabanda
Various artists & Johann Sebastian Bach
4:25
98
Partita No. 2 in D Minor for Solo Violin, BWV 1004: IV. Giga
Conrad von der Goltz & Johann Sebastian Bach
5:03
99
Partita No. 2 in D Minor for Solo Violin, BWV 1004: V. Chaconne
Conrad von der Goltz & Johann Sebastian Bach
15:54