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Discovering the Classics: 300 Years of Glorious Music Various Artists

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Product description

27 track triple CD album set released in 1996 by Reader's Digest. With a superb 40 page booklet in a thick box.

Tracks:

Disc One: The Age Of Elegance

01. Bach: Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565 - Franz Lehrndorfer at the Munich Cathedral Organ

02. Vivaldi: Winter from The Four Seasons - Jose-Luis Garcia (violin), The English Chamber Orchestra/Leonard Slatkin

03. Boccherini: Minuet - The National Philharmonic Orchestra/Charles Gerhardt

04. Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G, BWV 1048 - The Wurttemberg Chamber Orchestra/Jorg Faerber

05. Handel: Excerpts from The Water Music - The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Yehudi Menuhin

06. Haydn: Symphony No. 94 in G (Surprise), 2nd Movement - The Capella Istropolitana/Barry Wordsworth

07. Mozart: Symphony No. 40 in G Minor, K550, 1st Movement - The Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra/Hartmut Haenchen

08. Mozart: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, 1st Movement - The London Promenade Orchestra/Charles Gerhardt

Disc Two: The Age Of Romance

01. Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 in F, Op. 68 (Pastoral), 1st Movement - The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Rene Leibowitz

02. Schubert: Entr'Acte No. 1 from Rosamunde - The London Promenade Orchestra/Charles Gerhardt

03. Chopin: Polonaise No. 6 in A flat, Op. 53 (Heroic) - Earl Wild (piano)

04. Brahms: Symphony No.1 in C minor, 2nd Movement - The London Symphony Orchestra/Jascha Horenstein

05. Mendelssohn: Scherzo from A Midsummer Night's Dream - The National Philharmonic Orchestra/Charles Gerhardt

06. Tchaikovsky: Grand Waltz from Swan Lake, Op. 20 - The London Philharmonic Orchestra/Massimo Freccia

07. Grieg: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16, 1st Movement - Earl Wild (piano), The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Rene Leibowitz

08. Straus II: Emperor Waltz, Op. 437 - The Vienna State Opera Orchestra/Jascha Horenstein

Disc Three: The Age Of Inspiration

01. Holst: Mars The Bringer Of War (from The Planets) - The Philharmonia Orchestra/William Boughton

02. Debussy: Fetes from Noturnes - The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Georges Pretre

03. Elgar: Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op. 85, 1st Movement - Maria Kliegel (cello), The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Michael Halasz

04. Rachmaninov: Symphony No. 2 in E minor, Op. 27, 2nd Movement - The BBC Welsh Symphony Orchestra/Tadaaki Otaka

05. Gershwin: Cuban Overture - The National Philharmonic Orchestra/Charles Gerhardt

06. Shostakovich: Polka from The Age Of Gold - The National Philharmonic Orchestra/Charles Gerhardt

07. Walton: Popular Song from Façade - Sinfonia of London/Charles Gerhardt

08. Bernstein: Three Dances from Fancy Free - The National Philharmonic Orchestra/Charles Gerhardt

09. Copland: Simple Gifts from Appalachian Spring - The National Philharmonic Orchestra/Charles Gerhardt

10. Villa-Lobos: The Little Train Of The Brazilian Countryman - The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Charles Gerhardt

11. Stravinsky: Finale from The Firebird - Orchestra Filarmonica Di Roma/Massimo Freccia

Item details

Band/artist(s):
Various Artists
Catalogue number:
RDCD 1621-3
Condition:
Used
Genre:
Classical, opera & popera
Label:
Reader's Digest
Tracks:
27

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27 track triple CD album set released in 1996 by Reader's Digest. With a superb 40 page booklet in a thick box.

Tracks:

Disc One: The Age Of Elegance

01. Bach: Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV 565 - Franz Lehrndorfer at the Munich Cathedral Organ

02. Vivaldi: Winter from The Four Seasons - Jose-Luis Garcia (violin), The English Chamber Orchestra/Leonard Slatkin

03. Boccherini: Minuet - The National Philharmonic Orchestra/Charles Gerhardt

04. Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No. 3 in G, BWV 1048 - The Wurttemberg Chamber Orchestra/Jorg Faerber

05. Handel: Excerpts from The Water Music - The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Yehudi Menuhin

06. Haydn: Symphony No. 94 in G (Surprise), 2nd Movement - The Capella Istropolitana/Barry Wordsworth

07. Mozart: Symphony No. 40 in G Minor, K550, 1st Movement - The Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra/Hartmut Haenchen

08. Mozart: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik, 1st Movement - The London Promenade Orchestra/Charles Gerhardt

Disc Two: The Age Of Romance

01. Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 in F, Op. 68 (Pastoral), 1st Movement - The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Rene Leibowitz

02. Schubert: Entr'Acte No. 1 from Rosamunde - The London Promenade Orchestra/Charles Gerhardt

03. Chopin: Polonaise No. 6 in A flat, Op. 53 (Heroic) - Earl Wild (piano)

04. Brahms: Symphony No.1 in C minor, 2nd Movement - The London Symphony Orchestra/Jascha Horenstein

05. Mendelssohn: Scherzo from A Midsummer Night's Dream - The National Philharmonic Orchestra/Charles Gerhardt

06. Tchaikovsky: Grand Waltz from Swan Lake, Op. 20 - The London Philharmonic Orchestra/Massimo Freccia

07. Grieg: Piano Concerto in A minor, Op. 16, 1st Movement - Earl Wild (piano), The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Rene Leibowitz

08. Straus II: Emperor Waltz, Op. 437 - The Vienna State Opera Orchestra/Jascha Horenstein

Disc Three: The Age Of Inspiration

01. Holst: Mars The Bringer Of War (from The Planets) - The Philharmonia Orchestra/William Boughton

02. Debussy: Fetes from Noturnes - The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Georges Pretre

03. Elgar: Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op. 85, 1st Movement - Maria Kliegel (cello), The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Michael Halasz

04. Rachmaninov: Symphony No. 2 in E minor, Op. 27, 2nd Movement - The BBC Welsh Symphony Orchestra/Tadaaki Otaka

05. Gershwin: Cuban Overture - The National Philharmonic Orchestra/Charles Gerhardt

06. Shostakovich: Polka from The Age Of Gold - The National Philharmonic Orchestra/Charles Gerhardt

07. Walton: Popular Song from Façade - Sinfonia of London/Charles Gerhardt

08. Bernstein: Three Dances from Fancy Free - The National Philharmonic Orchestra/Charles Gerhardt

09. Copland: Simple Gifts from Appalachian Spring - The National Philharmonic Orchestra/Charles Gerhardt

10. Villa-Lobos: The Little Train Of The Brazilian Countryman - The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Charles Gerhardt

11. Stravinsky: Finale from The Firebird - Orchestra Filarmonica Di Roma/Massimo Freccia

Band/artist(s):
Various Artists
Catalogue number:
RDCD 1621-3
Condition:
Used
Genre:
Classical, opera & popera
Label:
Reader's Digest
Tracks:
27

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