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For Reading: Non-Fiction

Learn more about the world around you with some non-fiction and these instrumental melodies.

20 songs (2 hours and 3 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16: II. Adagio
Wilhelm Backhaus, New Symphony Orchestra, Sir John Barbirolli - Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 1 in E Minor - Grieg: Piano Conceto in A Minor
4:52
2
Nocturne in E Flat Major, Op. 9, No. 2
Peter Katin - Chopin for Relaxation
4:03
3
Chopin: Polonaise No.3 in A, Op.40 No.1 - "Military"
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin - Chopin: Favourite Piano Works
5:09
4
Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Incidental Music, Op.61, MWV M 13 - No.7 Notturno
Judi Dench, Boston Symphony Orchestra & Seiji Ozawa - Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream
6:20
5
Violin Concerto No. 3 in G Major, K. 216: II. Adagio
Christian Altenburger - Mozart: Violin Concertos Nos. 1-5
7:39
6
Beethoven: Symphony No.8 in F Major, Op.93 - 3. Tempo di menuetto
Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Sir Georg Solti & Ludwig van Beethoven - Beethoven: The Nine Symphonies (6 CDs)
5:16
7
Symphony No. 26 in E flat major, K. 184: Molto presto -
Northern Chamber Orchestra & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Mozart: Complete Symphonies
3:03
8
String Quartet No. 11 in E major, Op. 125, No. 2, D. 353: Andante
Kodaly Quartet - Schubert: String Quartets (Complete), Vol. 5
5:10
9
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
10
Sonata No. 10 in C Major, K 330: II. Andante cantabile
Martino Tirimo - Mozart: The Piano Sonatas
6:03
11
Korngold -Concerto for Violin and Orchestra in D Major, op.35: I Moderato Nobile
James Ehnes feat. Vancouver Symphony Orchestra - Barber, Korngold, Walton: Violin Concertos
9:01
12
Concerto No. 11 in C Major, G. 573: III. Allegro comodo
David Geringas - Boccherini: Complete Cello Concertos
6:15
13
Cello Sonata No. 2 in F Major, Op. 99: III. Allegro passionato
Gérard Leclerc & Muriel Slatkine - Brahms: Cello Sonata No. 2 in F Major, Op. 99 & Schubert: Arpeggione Sonata, D. 821
8:06
14
Ullmann: Piano Sonata No. 6 Op. 49: Allegretto grazioso
Maria Garzon - Viktor Ullmann Piano Sonatas Nos. 4,5,6,7
3:31
15
Symphony No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 68: II. Andante sostenuto
Moscow RTV Symphony Orchestra - Brahms: Symphony No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 68 (Digitally Remastered)
8:09
16
Symphony No. 9 in E-Flat Major, Op. 70: I. Allegro
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra - Shostakovich, D.: Symphonies, Vol. 2 - Symphonies Nos. 5 and 9
5:12
17
Symphony No. 9 In E minor, Op. 95 "From The New World": III Scherzo
Antonin Dvorak - Dvorák: New World Symphony
7:56
18
Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Op. 92: II. Allegretto
Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia & Ludwig van Beethoven - Beethoven (Eternal)
8:15
19
Symphony No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 11: II. Andante
Maxim Shostakovich - Mendelssohn Symphony No. 1
7:13
20
Waltz No. 11, in G flat major
Sarah Ainsworth (piano) - After School Classical: Frédéric Chopin
2:18