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CD Listing :: 1001 Classical Recordings You Must Hear Before You Die

(2 CD set)
ABC Classics cat. no. 480 0319

Featured recordings from the best-selling ABC book. From Edison 's 1888 phonograph to today's MP3 files, recorded music has never ceased to be the prized possession of music lovers. This collection presents selected highlights from the extraordinary list of must-have recordings assembled in 1001 Classical Recordings You Must Hear Before You Die. An indispensible companion to a fascinating book.

CONTENTS

Disc 1

ELGAR - Cello Concerto in E minor, Op. 85: I. Adagio - Moderato
PURCELL - Dido and Aeneas: Thy hand, Belinda; When I am laid in earth; With drooping wings
HANDEL - Water Music Suite No. 2 in D, HWV349: I. Allegro
HANDEL - Water Music Suite No. 2 in D, HWV349: II. Alla hornpipe
BACH - St John Passion: Ruht wohl, ihr heiligen Gebeine
MOZART - Symphony No. 40 in G minor, KV550: I. Molto allegro
MOZART - Piano Concerto No. 23 in A major, KV488: II. Adagio
BEETHOVEN - String Quartet in F major, Op. 18 No. 1: I. Allegro con brio
BEETHOVEN - Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67: I. Allegro con brio
SCHUBERT - Trout Quintet: IV. Theme and Variations
SCHUBERT - Die schöne Müllerin XIX. Der Müller und der Bach

Disc 2

BRAHMS - Symphony No. 4 in E minor, Op. 98: IV. Allegro energico e passionato -Più allegro
RACHMANINOFF - Prelude in G minor, Op. 23 No. 5
DVORAK - Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104: II. Adagio ma non troppo
RAVEL - Shéhérazade: II. La flûte enchantée
GOOSSENS - Oboe Concerto, Op. 45
WILLIAMSON - The Bridge that Van Gogh painted and the French Camargue
SCULTHORPE - Earth Cry
EDWARDS - Maninyas - Concerto for violin and orchestra: Ecstatic
VINE - Symphony No. 5 'Percussion': Part I (excerpt)


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