A TO Z OF CLASSICAL MUSIC (The) (3rd Expanded Edition, 2009)

     
     
 JOHN LUTHER ADAMS
1  Short Ride in a Fast Machine 4:05
 Marin Alsop Conductor
 Alsop, Marin
     
 JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH
2  Concerto for 2 Violins in D minor, BWV 1043 6:46
 Oliver Dohnanyi Soloist
 Dohnanyi, Oliver
     
 BELA BARTOK
3  44 Duos for 2 Violins, BB 104, Vol. 1 0:40
 Gyorgy Pauk Soloist
     
 LUDWIG VAN BEETHOVEN
4  Piano Sonata No. 8 in C minor, Op. 13, "Pathetique" 8:28
 Jeno Jando Soloist
     
 HECTOR BERLIOZ
5  Symphonie fantastique, Op. 14 4:43
 Yoav Talmi Conductor
 Talmi, Yoav
     
 JOHANNES BRAHMS
6  Symphony No. 3 in F major, Op. 90 5:49
 Marin Alsop Conductor
 Alsop, Marin
     
 BENJAMIN BRITTEN
7  Simple Symphony, Op. 4 3:00
 Steuart Bedford Conductor
 Bedford, Steuart
     
 FRYDERYK CHOPIN
8  Impromptu No. 1 in A flat major, Op. 29 4:32
 Idil Biret Soloist
     
 CLAUDE DEBUSSY
9  Nocturnes 6:39
 Jun Markl Conductor
 Markl, Jun
     
 ANTONIN DVORAK
10  Symphony No. 8 in G major, Op. 88, B. 163 5:46
 Stephen Gunzenhauser Conductor
 Gunzenhauser, Stephen
     
 RICHARD GARNETT
11  Sea Pictures, Op. 37 3:35
 Simon Wright Soloist
 Wright, Simon
     
 EDVARD GRIEG
12  Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16 6:16
 Bjarte Engeset Soloist
 Engeset, Bjarte
     
 GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL
13  Messiah, HWV 56 4:03
 University of Texas Wind Ensemble Ensemble
     
 FRANZ JOSEPH HAYDN
14  Trumpet Concerto in E flat major, Hob.VIIe:1 4:39
 Jurgen Schuster Soloist
 Muller-Bruhl, Helmut
     
 LEOS JANACEK
15  Sinfonietta, JW VI/18 2:38
 Ondrej Lenard Conductor
 Lenard, Ondrej
     
 FRANZ LISZT
16  2 Concert Etudes, S145/R6 3:09
 William Wolfram Soloist
     
 GUSTAV MAHLER
17  Das Lied von der Erde (Song of the Earth) 3:10
 Thomas Harper Soloist
 Halasz, Michael
     
     
     
     
 FELIX MENDELSSOHN
1  Piano Trio No. 1 in D minor, Op. 49, MWV Q29 6:39
 The Herrick Trio Ensemble
     
 GIOVANNI BATTISTA GUARINI
2  Occhi un tempo mia vita 3:03
 Marco Longhini Conductor
 Longhini, Marco
     
 WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART
3  Clarinet Quintet in A major, K. 581 5:57
 Jozsef Balogh Soloist
     
 GIOVANNI PIERLUIGI DA PALESTRINA
4  Motets for 5-8 Voices: Book 3 for 5, 6 and 8 Voices 2:47
 Jeremy Summerly Conductor
 Summerly, Jeremy
     
 SERGEY PROKOFIEV
5  Piano Concerto No. 4 in B flat major, Op. 53 1:33
 Kun Woo Paik Soloist
 Wit, Antoni
     
 GIACOMO PUCCINI
6  Gianni Schicchi 2:27
 Miriam Gauci Soloist
 Rahbari, Alexander
     
 SERGEI RACHMANINOV
7  10 Preludes, Op. 23 3:51
 Eldar Nebolsin Soloist
     
 GIOACHINO ROSSINI
8  Il Signor Bruschino 4:34
 Claudio Desderi Conductor
 Desderi, Claudio
     
 ARNOLD SCHOENBERG
9  6 Kleine Klavierstucke, Op. 19 0:53
 Peter Hill Soloist
     
 FRANZ SCHUBERT
10  Piano Quintet in A major, Op. 114, D. 667, "Die Forelle" (The Trout) 7:12
 Jeno Jando Soloist
     
 ROBERT SCHUMANN
11  String Quartet No. 2 in F major, Op. 41, No. 2 4:41
 Brazilian Guitar Quartet Ensemble
     
 DMITRY SHOSTAKOVICH
12  Jazz Suite No. 1 2:29
 Dmitry Yablonsky Conductor
 Yablonsky, Dmitry
     
 RICHARD STRAUSS
13  4 Letzte Lieder (4 Last Songs), TrV 296 (text by H. Hesse) 3:41
 Ricarda Merbeth Soloist
 Halasz, Michael
     
 IGOR STRAVINSKY
14  Petrushka (1948 version) 2:46
 Robert Craft Conductor
 Craft, Robert
     
 PYOTR IL'YICH TCHAIKOVSKY
15  Symphony No. 5 in E minor, Op. 64 5:39
 Antoni Wit Conductor
 Wit, Antoni
     
 GEORG PHILIPP TELEMANN
16  Viola Concerto in G major, TWV 51:G9 2:46
 Richard Edlinger Soloist
 Edlinger, Richard
     
 GIUSEPPE VERDI
17  Rigoletto 2:16
 Yordy Ramiro Soloist
 Rahbari, Alexander
     
 ANTONIO VIVALDI
 Bassoon Concerto in B flat major, RV 501, "La notte"  
18 III. Il sonno 1:46
 Bela Drahos Soloist
 Drahos, Bela
     
19 IV. Sorge l'aurora 2:49
 Tamas Benkocs Soloist
 Drahos, Bela
     
 RICHARD WAGNER
20  Tristan und Isolde 7:14
 Johannes Wildner Conductor
 Wildner, Johannes