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100 Must-Have German Classics

100 songs (8 hours and 34 minutes) Released on December 31, 2013
1
The Valkyrie, Act III: Ride of the Valkyries
Budapest Symphony Orchestra
5:21
2
Kinderszenen, Op. 15: VII. Träumerei
Budapest Strings
3:08
3
21 Hungarian Dances, WoO 1: Hungarian Dance No. 5 in G Minor
Vienna Symphony Orchestra
3:12
4
Songs Without Words, Op. 62: No. 6, "Spring Song"
Jenö Jando
2:28
5
Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 67: I. Allegro con brio
Hungarian State Orchestra
7:34
6
Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D Major, BWV 1068: II. Air
German Bach Solists
4:26
7
Water Music Suite No. 2 in D Major, HWV 349: II. Alla Hornpipe
Budapest Strings & Budapest Wind Ensemble
4:02
8
Canon in D Major
Berliner Kammerorchester
4:24
9
Suite in D Major for Two Trumpets, Strings and Continuo: V. Fanfare
German Bach Soloists, Wolfgang Basch & Albert Oesterle
1:30
10
Orfeo ed Euridice, Act II: Dance of the Blessed Spirits
Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra
7:26
11
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Wedding March
Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra
5:00
12
Piano Sonata No. 14 in C-Sharp Minor, Op.27: No. 2, "Moonlight Sonata": I. Adagio sostenuto
Evelyne Dubourg
5:25
13
Tsar and Carpenter, Act III: Dance of the Clogs
Bratislava Philharmonic Orchestra
3:39
14
The Merry Widows of Windsor, Act III: Moon Choir
Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra & Bulgarian National Choir
3:36
15
Symphony No. 4 in A Major, Op. 90, "Italian": I. Allegro vivace
Philharmonia Orchestra
8:16
16
Scenes of Childhood, Op. 15: I. Of Foreign Lands and People
Evelyne Dubourg
1:36
17
Der Freischütz, Act III: Bridal Chorus - "Wir winden dir den Jungfernkranz"
Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra & Bulgarian National Choir
3:15
18
21 Hungarian Dances, WoO 1: Hungarian Dance No. 1 in G Minor
Prague Festival Orchestra
3:28
19
Songs Without Words, Op. 62: No. 5, "The Venetian Gondola"
Jenö Jando
2:45
20
Hänsel and Gretel, Act I: Overture
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
8:00
21
A Night in Granada, Act II: Chorus - "Schon die Abendglocken klangen"
Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra & Bulgarian National Choir
3:10
22
Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 54: I. Allegro affettuoso
Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra & Heidrun Holtmann
14:56
23
Evening Song
Ernö Sebestyen & Andreas Juffinger
4:03
24
Tannhäuser, WWV. 70, Act II: Entrance of the Guests at Wartburg - "Freudig begrüßen wir die edle Halle"
Orchester der Bayerischen Staatsoper & Chor der Bayerischen Staatsoper
6:01
25
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: Notturno
Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra
6:46
26
Martha, Act I: Overture
Budapest Symphony Orchestra
8:33
27
16 Waltzes, Op. 39: No. 15 in A-Flat Major
Evelyne Dubourg
1:24
28
Der Freischütz, Act II: Huntsmen's Chorus - "Was gleicht wohl auf Erden"
Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra & Bulgarian National Choir
2:49
29
Violin Concerto No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 26: II. Adagio
Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra & Miklos Szenthelyi
7:58
30
Le Prophete: Coronation March
Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra
3:53
31
Song Without Words, Op. 109
Miklos Perenyi & Zoltan Kocsis
4:25
32
Minuet in G Major, WoO 10: No. 2
Budapest Strings
2:35
33
Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B Minor, BWV 1067: VI. Menuet and Badinerie
German Bach Solists
2:58
34
Xerxes, HWV 40, Act I: Largo - "Ombra mai Fu"
Budapest Strings
3:01
35
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61, Act II: Scherzo
Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra & Janos Kovacs
5:03
36
Rondo a Capriccio in G Major, Op. 129, "Rage Over a Lost Penny"
Jenö Jando
6:14
37
Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring
Frank Berger & Hans-Dieter Weber
3:50
38
Solomon, HWV 67, Act III: Sinfonia - "Arrival of the Queen of Sheba"
Orchestra of St. John's Smith Square
3:17
39
Suite in D Major for Two Trumpets, Strings and Continuo: III. Air
German Bach Soloists, Wolfgang Basch & Albert Oesterle
2:23
40
Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G Major, BWV 1048: III. Allegro
Berliner Kammerorchester
5:04
41
Romance for Violin and Orchestra No. 2 in F Major, Op. 50
Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra & Miklos Szenthelyi
9:29
42
Album for the Young, Op. 68: X. The Happy Farmer, Returning from Work
Evelyne Dubourg
0:55
43
Symphony No. 4 in E Minor, Op. 98: I. Allegro Non Troppo
Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra
13:32
44
Songs Without Words, Duetto in F Major, Op. 38: No. 6
Jenö Jando
3:25
45
Fidelio, Op. 72b: Overture
Budapest Symphony Orchestra
6:26
46
The Tales of Hoffmann, Act II: Barcarole - "Schöne Nacht, du Liebesnacht"
Cologne Radio Orchestra, Elisabeth Werres, Elisabeth Steiner & Cologne Radio Chorus
3:33
47
Still wie die Nacht, Op. 326: No. 27
Vienna Symphony Orchestra & Werner Hollweg
2:48
48
Scenes from the Forest, Op. 82: IX. Farewell
Evelyne Dubourg
3:27
49
Symphony No. 3 in A Minor, Op.56, "Scottish": II. Vivace non troppo
Philharmonia Orchestra
4:31
50
Lohengrin, WWV 75: Overture
Budapest Symphony Orchestra
6:55
51
Waldandacht, Op. 211: No. 3
Vienna Symphony Orchestra & Werner Hollweg
3:07
52
The Merry Wives of Windsor, Act III: Fairy's Choir
Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra & Bulgarian National Choir
1:38
53
6 Piano Pieces, Op. 118: II. Intermezzo in A Major
Jenö Jando
5:29
54
Symphony No. 3 in E-Flat Major, Op. 55, "Eroica": IV. Finale - Allegro molto
Hungarian State Orchestra
11:44
55
Waldszenen, Op. 82: III. Einsame Blumen
Evelyne Dubourg
2:04
56
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61, Act III: Intermezzo
Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra
3:33
57
Fidelio, Op. 72, Act I: March
Budapest Symphony Orchestra
2:29
58
6 Piano Pieces, Op. 118: V. Romance in F Major
Dénes Várjon
3:57
59
Octet in E-Flat Major, Op. 20, MWV R 20: III. Scherzo
Budapest Strings
5:06
60
Der Wildschütz: Overture
Plovdiv Philharmonic Orchestra
6:39
61
Ave Maria
Männerchor des Rundfunkchores Leipzig
5:41
62
Rinaldo, Act II: Rinaldo's Aria - "Lascia ch'io pianga"
Vienna Symphony Orchestra & Werner Hollweg
3:50
63
Concerto for Piano, Strings and Continuo No. 5 in F Minor, BWV 1056: II. Largo
Sofia Soloists Chamber Ensemble & Dora Milanova
3:20
64
Coriolan Overture, Op. 62
Budapest Symphony Orchestra
8:44
65
Song Without Words in E Major, Op. 19: No. 1
Jenö Jando
3:18
66
Lohengrin, WWV 75, Act III: Prelude and Bride Chorus - "Treulich Gefuhrt"
Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra & Bulgarian National Choir
9:22
67
Der Barbier von Bagdad (The Barber of Bagdad): Overture
Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
8:51
68
Fidelio, Op.72, Act I: No. 10, Prisoner's Chorus - "O welche Lust"
Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra & Bulgarian National Choir
3:47
69
3 Romances, Op. 28: No. 2 in F-Sharp Major
Evelyne Dubourg
3:29
70
Orpheus in the Underworld, Act I: Overture
Rundfunkorchester Köln
9:32
71
Euryanthe, Act II: Huntsmen's Chorus - "Die Tale dampfen"
Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra & Bulgarian National Choir
1:38
72
Tannhäuser, Act III: Pilgrim's Choir - "Begluckt darf nun dich"
Bratislava Phlharmonic Orchestra & Bratislava Philharmonic Chorus
5:33
73
21 Hungarian Dances, WoO 1: Hungarian Dance No. 6 in D-Flat Major
Vienna Symphony Orchestra
4:06
74
Violin Concerto in E Minor, Op. 64: II. Andante
Budapest Symphony Orchestra & Emmy Verhey
8:07
75
Symphony No. 6 in F Major, Op. 68, "Pastorale": III. Allegro - Peasant's Merrymaking
Hungarian State Orchestra
3:03
76
Symphony No. 6 in F Major, Op. 68, "Pastorale": IV. Allegro - The Storm
Hungarian State Orchestra
3:37
77
Symphony No. 6 in F Major, Op. 68, "Pastorale": V. Allegretto - Shepherd's Song - Happy and Thankful Feelings After the Storm
Hungarian State Orchestra
9:52
78
Organ Concerto in F Major, HV 295, "The Cuckoo and the Nightingale": II. Allegro
Corelli Chamber Orchestra & Istvan Ella
3:46
79
Brandenburg Concerto No. 4 in G Major, BWV 1049: III. Presto
Berliner Kammerorchester
5:11
80
Piano Sonata No. 8 in C Minor, Op. 13, "Pathétique": II. Adagio Cantabile
Istvan Szekely
5:01
81
So nimm denn meine Hände
Männerchor des Rundfunkchores Leipzig
2:54
82
Ein deutsches Requiem, Op. 45: IV. "Wie lieblich sind deine Wohnungen"
Prague Festival Orchestra & Prague Festival Chorus
5:05
83
St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244: No. 36 Aria and Chorus - "Ach! Nun ist mein Jesu hin!"
Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra, Julia Hamari & Jeunesses Musicales Chorus
4:45
84
St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244: No. 44, Chorale - "Wer hat dich so Geschlagen?"
Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra & Jeunesses Musicales Chorus
1:02
85
Israel in Egypt: No. 6/7 Chorus - "He Sent a Thick Darkness"
Hungarian State Orchestra & Budapest Chorus
5:58
86
Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Op. 92: II. Allegretto
Hungarian State Orchestra
9:41
87
Fantasiestucke, Op. 12: II. Aufschwung
Jenö Jando
3:13
88
Reverie au bord de la mer for Cello and Piano
Philharmonia Orchestra
2:38
89
Symphony No. 3 in A Minor, Op. 56, "Scottish": IV. Allegro maestoso assai
Prague Festival Orchestra & Svetlana Boteva
5:02
90
The Flying Dutchman, WWV. 63: Overture
Budapest Symphony Orchestra
9:50
91
Three Phantasie Pieces, Op. 12: III. Warum?
Jenö Jando
3:09
92
Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 77: III. Allegro giocoso ma Non troppo vivace
Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra & Vesselin Eshkenasi
8:50
93
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61, Act II: Fairy's March
Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra
1:44
94
Tsar and Carpenter: Overture
Bratislava Philharmonic Orchestra
7:13
95
Twilight of the Gods, Act III: Siegfried's Death and Funeral March
Sofia Radio Symphony Orchestra & Vassil Kazandjiew
6:54
96
Symphony No. 1 in B-Flat Major, Op. 38, "Spring": III. Scherzo - molto vivace
Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra
6:26
97
Piano Concerto No. 2 in B-Flat Major, Op. 83: III. Andante
Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra & Dimitris Sgouros
12:52
98
The Hebrides, Op. 26: Overture - Fingal's Cave
Budapest Philharmonic Orchestra
10:23
99
Fantasiestucke in D-Flat Major, Op. 12: I. Des Abends
Jenö Jando
3:30
100
Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg, WWV 96, Act III: Finale - "Verachtet mir die Meister nicht"
Hungarian State Opera Orchestra, Sandor Sólyóm Nagy & Hungarian State Opera Chorus
6:13