playlist

For Reading: Historical Fiction

Envelop yourself in the past with a good book and these instrumental melodies.

23 songs (1 hour and 39 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
Harpsichord Concerto in F Minor, BWV 1056: II. Largo
Apollo's Fire & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: Brandenburg Concertos, Harpsichord & Violin Concertos
2:19
2
Show Me the Way
Ken Wood - Acoustic Retreat I
2:34
3
Freedom's Call
John Williams - Lincoln
6:08
4
Main Theme (From "Schindler's List")
Itzhak Perlman & John Williams - John Williams - Greatest Hits 1969-1999
3:31
5
Richter: Mercy
Hilary Hahn & Cory Smythe - In 27 Pieces: the Hilary Hahn Encores
5:31
6
Watermark
John Tesh - Pure Orchestra
3:28
7
Prelude In C Sharp Minor Op.3/2
Sergei Rachmaninoff - Classical Relaxation Collection - The Greatest Tunes On Earth
4:11
8
Haydn: Piano Sonata in E minor, H.XVI No.34 - 2. Adagio
John McCabe & Franz Joseph Haydn - Haydn: The Piano Sonatas/Variations/The Seven Last Words (12 CDs)
5:18
9
Concerto in C Major, RV 88: II. Largo cantabile
London Harpsichord Ensemble - Vivaldi: Chamber Concertos
2:25
10
Goodbye My Love
Tyler Bates - 300 Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (U.S. Version)
3:21
11
Lawrence of Arabia (Main Theme)
London Philharmonic Orchestra - Academy Award Themes
3:42
12
Ben Hur (From "Ben Hur")
Orquesta Cinerama - Todo Cine Óscars de Hollywood
3:35
13
Spartacus Suite No. 1: IV. Dance of Gaditanae and Victory of Spartacu
Aram Khachaturian - The Very Best of Khachaturian's Spartacus and Gayaneh
6:49
14
We Are The Flank
Randy Edelman - Gettysburg
2:15
15
Chariots Of Fire (Theme) - Original
Hollywood Symphony Orchestra - Hollywood Symphony Orchestra Selected Hits Vol. 3
3:16
16
Farewell / End Title
John Barry - Dances With Wolves - Original Motion Picture Soundtrack
8:46
17
Sonata in C minor, BWV 1017: Largo
Emlyn Ngai / Peter Watchorn - J. S. Bach: Six Sonatas for Violin and Harpsichord, BWV 1014-1019
4:18
18
Somewhere In Time (Rachmaninov Variation on a Theme from Paganini's Variations)
London Philharmonic Orchestra - Love Themes & Other Classics From Cinema
3:36
19
Elgar: Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85 - 3. Adagio
Alisa Weilerstein, Staatskapelle Berlin & Daniel Barenboim - Elgar & Carter Cello Concertos
5:07
20
The Enchanted Garden
Kevin Kern - In the Enchanted Garden
6:54
21
Kiss the Rain
Yiruma - The Best - Reminiscent 10th Anniversary
5:00
22
J.S. Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No.4 In G Major, BWV 1049 - 2. Andante
The English Concert, Trevor Pinnock & Johann Sebastian Bach - Bach: Brandenburg Concertos; Orchestral Suites (3 CDs)
3:46
23
Survivor
Helen Jane Long - Identity
3:56