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50 Great Classical Pieces

Curated by Amazon's Music Experts

Unforgettable moments from all flavors of classical music.


1Nocturne Op. 9, No. 2 in E-Flat Major (Amazon Original)2Mozart: Serenade in G Major, K. 525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik" - 1. Allegro3An der schonen, blauen Donau (The Beautiful Blue Danube), Op. 3144Wagner: Die Walküre, WWV 86B - Concert version / Act 3 - The Ride of the Valkyries5Beethoven: Symphony No.5 In C Minor, Op.67 - 1. Allegro con brio (Live)6Four Seasons, Op.8 (1987 - Remaster), Spring: Allegro7The Rite of Spring (Scenes of Pagan Russia in Two Parts): Part One - Adoration of the Earth. Introduction. Lento (1921 Version)8J.S. Bach: The Well-Tempered Clavier: Book 1, BWV 846-869 - 1. Prelude in C Major, BWV 8469Pachelbel: Canon And Gigue In D Major - Arr. Max Seiffert10Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125 "Choral" - IVa. Presto11Cello Suite #1 in G, Prelude12Handel: Messiah - Part 2 - 42. "Hallelujah" (Live In Dublin / 1992)13Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker, Op.71, TH.14 / Act 2 - No. 13 Waltz of the Flowers14Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro, K. 492 - Overture15Carmen (1997 Digital Remaster), Act 1: L'amour Est Un Oiseau Rebelle (Habanera)16St. John's Night on Bald Mountain, "A Night on the Bare Mountain" (arr. N. Rimsky-Korsakov)17Verdi: Rigoletto / Act 3 - "La donna è mobile"18Debussy: Suite bergamasque, L. 75 - 3. Clair de lune19Delibes: The Flower Duet20Grieg: Peer Gynt Suite No.1, Op.46 - 4. In The Hall Of The Mountain King21Schubert: Ave Maria, D. 83922Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30, TrV 176: Einleitung —231812 Overture, Op. 49, TH 4924Orff: Carmina Burana / Fortuna Imperatrix Mundi - 1. O Fortuna25Holst: The Planets, Op. 32 - 4. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity26J.S. Bach: Orchestral Suite No.3 in D Major, BWV 1068 - 2. Air27Rhapsody in Blue28Puccini: Turandot / Act 3 - "Nessun dorma!"29Rossini: William Tell - Overture30Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36, "Enigma": Nimrod31Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake (Suite), Op. 20a, TH. 219 - I. Scene - Swan Theme32String Quintet in E Major, Op. 11, No. 5, G. 275: III. Minuetto33Satie: 3 Gymnopédies - No.1 Lent et douloureux34Dvořák: Symphony No.9 In E Minor, Op.95, B. 178  "From The New World" - 3. Molto vivace35Leoncavallo: Pagliacci / Act 1 - "Vesti la giubba"3621 Hungarian Dances, WoO 1 (version for orchestra): Hungarian Dance No. 537Verdi: La Traviata / Act 1 - Libiamo ne'lieti calici38Mozart: Requiem in D minor, K.626 - 1. Introitus: Requiem39Handel: Water Music Suite in D Major, HWV 349 - Hornpipe40Beethoven: Symphony No.6 in F Major, Op.68 -"Pastoral" - 3. Lustiges Zusammensein der Landleute (Allegro)41Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville): Overture42The Firebird Suite (1919 Version): VII. Finale43Chopin: Waltz No.6 in D Flat, Op.64 No.1 -"Minute"444 Dance Episodes from Rodeo: IV. Hoe Down45Ave Maria (Franz Biebl)46Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043: I. Vivace47Fauré: Pavane, Op.5048Piano Concerto No. 21 in C Major, K. 467: I. Allegro maestoso (Cadenza by Barenboim)49Whitacre: Lux Aurumque50Má Vlast, JB 1:112: No. 2, Vltava (The Moldau)