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Classical for Reading

Soothing sounds from Bach, Chopin, and more.

25 songs (2 hours and 19 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
Marienwalzer, Op. 212
Riccardo Muti & Wiener Philharmoniker - New Year's Concert 2018 / Neujahrskonzert 2018 / Concert du Nouvel An 2018
8:50
2
Beethoven: String Quartet No.9 In C, Op.59 No.3 - "Rasumovsky No. 3" - 3. Menuetto (Grazioso)
Emerson String Quartet & Ludwig van Beethoven - Beethoven: The String Quartets
5:06
3
Mahler: Symphony No.7 In E Minor - 2. Nachtmusik: (110:262)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Claudio Abbado & Gustav Mahler - Mahler: Symphony No.7
3:59
4
J.S. Bach: Double Concerto For 2 Violins, Strings, And Continuo In D Minor, BWV 1043 - 2. Largo ma non tanto
Hilary Hahn, Margaret Batjer, Los Angeles Chamber Orchestra, Jeffrey Kahane & Johann Sebastian Bach - J.S.Bach: Violin Concertos
6:50
5
Serse, HWV 40: Ombra mai fù "Largo" (Arr. for Oboe and Orchestra)
Various artists - Classical Moments, Vol. 6: Classical Music to Study To
3:39
6
Symphony No. 86 in D major, Hob.I:86: II. Capriccio: Largo
Nicolaus Esterhazy Sinfonia - Haydn: Symphonies, Vol. 11 (Nos. 53, 86, 87)
7:23
7
Saint-Saëns: Le Carnaval des Animaux, R. 125 - 13. Le Cygne
Christopher van Kampen, Pascal Rogé, Cristina Ortiz, London Sinfonietta & Charles Dutoit - Saint-Saëns: Le Carnaval des Animaux; Phaéton; Danse Macabre etc.
2:45
8
Suite bergamasque: Clair de lune
Francois-Joel Thiollier - Debussy: Piano Favourites
5:11
9
Symphony No. 2: V. Allegro molto vivace
Kenneth Schermerhorn - Ives: Symphony No. 2 / Robert Browning Overture
10:19
10
Haydn: String Quartet in E Major, Hob.III:8, (Op.2 No.2) - 3. Adagio
The Angeles String Quartet & Franz Joseph Haydn - Haydn: Complete String Quartets
5:10
11
Scenes alsaciennes, "Suite No. 7": I. Dimanche matin
Jean-Yves Ossonce - Massenet: Orchestral Suites Nos. 4 - 7
6:38
12
Richter: Vladimir's Blues
Max Richter - The Blue Notebooks
1:18
13
Liszt: Weihnachtsbaum Suite, S.186 - Transcription by Vladimir Horowitz - 10. Ehemals
Vladimir Horowitz - Vladimir Horowitz - Complete Recordings On Deutsche Grammophon
3:58
14
Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85 - 1. Adagio - Moderato (Live)
Alisa Weilerstein, Staatskapelle Berlin & Daniel Barenboim - Elgar & Carter Cello Concertos
7:47
15
Handel: Water Music Suite - Water Music Suite in G Major - Menuet & Trio
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Sir Neville Marriner & George Frideric Handel - Handel: Music for the Royal Fireworks; Water Music Suites
5:07
16
Shostakovich: Symphony No.1, Op.10 - 3. Lento - Largo - [Lento] (attacca:) (Live)
Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Leonard Bernstein & Dmitri Shostakovich - Shostakovich: Symphonies Nos.1 & 7 "Leningrad"
10:19
17
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No.8 In C Minor, Op.13 -"Pathétique" - 1. Grave - Allegro di molto e con brio
Daniel Barenboim & Ludwig van Beethoven - Beethoven: Piano Sonatas Nos.8 "Moonlight", 14 "Appassionata" & 23 "Pathétique"
9:35
18
Haydn: String Quartet in F Major, Hob.III:82, (Op.77 No.2) - 3. Andante
The Angeles String Quartet & Franz Joseph Haydn - Haydn: Complete String Quartets
7:16
19
3 Gymnopédies: Gymnopedie No. 1
Klára Körmendi - Satie (Eternal)
2:39
20
Suite BWV 1007: Allemande
Juan Carlos Rivera & Johann Sebastian Bach - Johann Sebastian Bach - Suites BWV 1007, 1008, 1009
5:44
21
Love Dream
Franz Liszt - Classical Classics
4:25
22
Concerto grosso No. 11, Op. 1: I. Largo
Amsterdam Loeki Stardust Quartet - Nocturne
2:39
23
Nocturne No. 2 in E flat Major, Op. 9,2
Frédéric Chopin - Chopin
4:43
24
Waldszenen, Op.82: IX. Abscheid (Farewell)
Evelyne Dubourg - Classical Music for the Reader 2: Great Masterpieces for the Dedicated Reader
3:27
25
Guitar Quintet No. 4 in D Major, G. 448: I. Pastorale
Jean-Pierre Jumez - Boccherini: Quintets for Guitar and String Quartet Nos. 1-6
5:05