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The Resource 40 most beautiful classical pieces

40 most beautiful classical pieces

Label
40 most beautiful classical pieces
Title
40 most beautiful classical pieces
Title variation
Forty most beautiful classical pieces
Contributor
Instrumentalist
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Subject
Genre
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
780
Form of composition
multiple forms
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
M1
LC item number
.A14 2015
Music parts
not applicable
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  • violin
  • piano
PerformerNote
Various performers
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
40 most beautiful classical pieces
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Publication
Copyright
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Title from disc label
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unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Johann Sebastian Bach (David Fray, piano & direction ; The Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie, Bremen)
  • (3:09)
  • The four seasons. Concerto op. 8 no. 4 : 'Winter'. Allegro non molto
  • Antonio Vivaldi (Europe [that is, Europa] Galante ; Fabio Biondi, [violin, conductor])
  • (3:15)
  • Pavane pour une infante défunte
  • Maurice Ravel (Samson François, piano)
  • (5:59)
  • Messa da Requiem. Sequenza : Dies irae
  • Giuseppe Verdi (Orchestra e coro dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia ; Antonio Pappano, [conductor])
  • CD 1.
  • (2:18)
  • Die Zauberflöte =
  • (The magic flute). Der Hölle Rache : (Act II)
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (Natalie Dessay, The Queen of the Night ; Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment ; Louis Langrée, [conductor])
  • (2:58)
  • Norma. Casta diva : (Act I)
  • Vincenzo Bellini (Maria Callas, Norma ; Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala di Milano ; Tullio Serafin, [conductor])
  • (5:35)
  • Violin concerto in D major, op. 77. Allegro giocoso
  • Johannes Brahms (Frank Peter Zimmermann, violin ; Berliner Philharmoniker ; Wolfgang Sawallisch, [conductor])
  • Piano concerto no. 21 in C major, K. 467. Andante
  • (7:39)
  • Piano trio no. 2 in E flat major, D. 929. Andante con moto : (excerpts)
  • Franz Schubert (Renaud Capuçon, violin ; Gautier Capuçon, cello ; Frank Braley, piano)
  • (3:14)
  • Aida. Marcia trionfale : (Act II)
  • Giuseppe Verdi (New Philharmonia Orchestra ; Riccardo Muti, [conductor])
  • (1:30)
  • Piano sonata no. 3 in B minor, op. 58. Finale : Presto, non tanto
  • Frédéric Chopin (Martha Argerich, piano)
  • (4:45)
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (Christian Zacharias, piano ; Symphonieorchester der Bayerischen Rundfunks ; David Zinman, [conductor])
  • Die Walküre. Ride of the Valkyries : (Act III)
  • Richard Wagner (Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra ; Mariss Jansons, [conductor])
  • (4:46)
  • Ma mère l'oye. Pavane da la belle au bois dormant
  • Maurice Ravel (Orchestre du Capitole de Toulouse ; Michel Plasson, [conductor])
  • (1:40)
  • Carnival of the animals. Aquarium : (orchestral version)
  • Camille Saint-Saëns (Mikhaïl Rudy & Tzimon Barto, pianos ; Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse ; Michel Plasson, [conductor])
  • (2:58)
  • An der schönen, blauen Donau =
  • (5:16)
  • (The blue Danube) : waltz, op. 314
  • Johann Strauss II (Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Amsterdam ; Nikolaus Harnoncourt, [conductor])
  • (9:30)
  • Te Deum, H. 146. Prélude
  • Marc-Antoine Charpentier (Les Arts Florissants ; William Christie, [conductor])
  • (1:36)
  • Messiah : HWV56. Hallelujah : (Part II)
  • George Frideric Handel (Le Concert d'Astrée ; Emmanuelle Haïm, [conductor])
  • Goldberg variations : BWV 988. Aria
  • Johann Sebastian Bach (Maria Tipo, piano)
  • Symphonie no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 : 'Choral'. Ode to joy : (excerpt)
  • (3:03) --
  • Ludwig van Beethoven (Gré Brouwenstijn, [soprano] ; Kerstin Meyer, [mezzo-soprano] ; Nicolai Gedda, [tenor] ; Frederick Guthrie, [bass] ; Chor der St. Hedwigs-Kathedrale ; Berliner Philharmoniker ; André Cluytens, [conductor])
  • (6:52)
  • Keyboard concerto in F minor, BWV 1056. Adagio
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra ; Nikolaus Harnoncourt, [conductor])
  • (6:46)
  • Piano sonata no. 30 in E major, op. 109. Prestissimo
  • Ludwig van Beethoven (Hélène Grimaud, piano)
  • (2:25)
  • Romeo and Juliet : op. 64. Dance of the knights : (Act I)
  • Sergei Prokofiev (London Symphony Orchestra ; André Previn, [conductor])
  • (5:40)
  • Kinderszenen : op. 15. Träumerei
  • Robert Schumann (Martha Argerich, piano)
  • CD 2.
  • (2:50)
  • Peer Gynt. Solveig's song
  • Edvard Grieg (Camilla Tilling, soprano ; Estonian National Symphony Orchestra ; Paavo Järvi, [conductor])
  • (4:52)
  • Symphony no. 9 in E minor, op. 95 : 'From the New World'. Allego con fuoco : (excerpt)
  • Antonín Dvořák (Orchestre de Paris ; Georges Prêtre, [conductor])
  • (3:55)
  • Prelude in G minor, op. 23 no. 5 : 'Alla marcia'
  • Sergei Rachmaninov (Dmitri Alexeev, piano)
  • (4:02)
  • Mass in B minor, BWV 232. Missa. Gloria in excelsis
  • Symphony no. 5 in E minor, op. 64. Valse : Allegro moderato
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Philharmonia Orchestra ; Riccardo Muti, [conductor])
  • (6:16)
  • Gymnopédie : no. 1
  • Erik Satie (Anne Queffélec, piano)
  • (6:16)
  • Carmen : suite no. 1. Entr'acte to Acte III
  • Georges Bizet (Orchestre national de France ; Seiji Ozawa, [conductor])
  • (2:34)
  • Préludes, premier livre. La fille aux cheveux de lin
  • Johann Sebastian Bach (Collegium Vocale, Ghent ; Philippe Herreweghe, [conductor])
  • Claude Debussy (Samson François, piano)
  • (2:14)
  • Requiem, op. 48. Pie, Jesu
  • Gabriel Faure (Philippe Jaroussky, countertenor ; Orchestre de Paris, Paavo Järvi, conductor)
  • (3:41)
  • Music for the funeral of Queen Mary : Z. 860. Canzona
  • (1:44)
  • March
  • (2:20)
  • Henry Purcell (Monteverdi Choir & Orchestra ; Sir John Eliot Gardiner, [conductor])
  • (7:04)
  • Piano sonata no. 8 in C minor, op. 13 : 'Pathétique'. Adagio cantabile
  • Ludwig van Beethoven (Maria João Pires, piano)
  • (4:23)
  • Lohengrin. Prelude : (Act III)
  • Richard Wagner (Wiener Philharmoniker ; Rudolf Kempe, [conductor])
  • (3:32)
  • Waltz no. 6 in D flat major, op. 64 no. 1 : 'Minute waltz'
  • Frédéric Chopin (George Cziffra, piano)
  • (1:55)
  • The nutcracker : ballet, op. 71. Miniature overture
  • Stabat Mater, RV 621. Stabat Mater dolorosa
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Berliner Philharmoniker ; Sir Simon Rattle, [conductor])
  • (3:12)
  • Tosca. Vissi d'arte : (Act II)
  • Giacomo Puccini (Maria Callas, Tosca ; Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala di Milano ; Victor de Sabata, [conductor])
  • (3:10)
  • Antonio Vivaldi (David Daniels, countertenor ; Europa Galante ; Fabio Biondi, [conductor]
  • (3:21)
  • Symphony no. 40 in G minor, K. 550. Molto allegro
Control code
ocn949873998
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Note
EU : 2016-12-06
Other control number
  • 00825646013296
  • 825646013296
Other physical details
digital, CD audio
Publisher number
0825646013296
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)949873998
  • (Sirsi)u825646013296
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
40 most beautiful classical pieces
Publication
Copyright
Note
Title from disc label
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
performed music
Content type code
prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Johann Sebastian Bach (David Fray, piano & direction ; The Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie, Bremen)
  • (3:09)
  • The four seasons. Concerto op. 8 no. 4 : 'Winter'. Allegro non molto
  • Antonio Vivaldi (Europe [that is, Europa] Galante ; Fabio Biondi, [violin, conductor])
  • (3:15)
  • Pavane pour une infante défunte
  • Maurice Ravel (Samson François, piano)
  • (5:59)
  • Messa da Requiem. Sequenza : Dies irae
  • Giuseppe Verdi (Orchestra e coro dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia ; Antonio Pappano, [conductor])
  • CD 1.
  • (2:18)
  • Die Zauberflöte =
  • (The magic flute). Der Hölle Rache : (Act II)
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (Natalie Dessay, The Queen of the Night ; Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment ; Louis Langrée, [conductor])
  • (2:58)
  • Norma. Casta diva : (Act I)
  • Vincenzo Bellini (Maria Callas, Norma ; Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala di Milano ; Tullio Serafin, [conductor])
  • (5:35)
  • Violin concerto in D major, op. 77. Allegro giocoso
  • Johannes Brahms (Frank Peter Zimmermann, violin ; Berliner Philharmoniker ; Wolfgang Sawallisch, [conductor])
  • Piano concerto no. 21 in C major, K. 467. Andante
  • (7:39)
  • Piano trio no. 2 in E flat major, D. 929. Andante con moto : (excerpts)
  • Franz Schubert (Renaud Capuçon, violin ; Gautier Capuçon, cello ; Frank Braley, piano)
  • (3:14)
  • Aida. Marcia trionfale : (Act II)
  • Giuseppe Verdi (New Philharmonia Orchestra ; Riccardo Muti, [conductor])
  • (1:30)
  • Piano sonata no. 3 in B minor, op. 58. Finale : Presto, non tanto
  • Frédéric Chopin (Martha Argerich, piano)
  • (4:45)
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (Christian Zacharias, piano ; Symphonieorchester der Bayerischen Rundfunks ; David Zinman, [conductor])
  • Die Walküre. Ride of the Valkyries : (Act III)
  • Richard Wagner (Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra ; Mariss Jansons, [conductor])
  • (4:46)
  • Ma mère l'oye. Pavane da la belle au bois dormant
  • Maurice Ravel (Orchestre du Capitole de Toulouse ; Michel Plasson, [conductor])
  • (1:40)
  • Carnival of the animals. Aquarium : (orchestral version)
  • Camille Saint-Saëns (Mikhaïl Rudy & Tzimon Barto, pianos ; Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse ; Michel Plasson, [conductor])
  • (2:58)
  • An der schönen, blauen Donau =
  • (5:16)
  • (The blue Danube) : waltz, op. 314
  • Johann Strauss II (Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Amsterdam ; Nikolaus Harnoncourt, [conductor])
  • (9:30)
  • Te Deum, H. 146. Prélude
  • Marc-Antoine Charpentier (Les Arts Florissants ; William Christie, [conductor])
  • (1:36)
  • Messiah : HWV56. Hallelujah : (Part II)
  • George Frideric Handel (Le Concert d'Astrée ; Emmanuelle Haïm, [conductor])
  • Goldberg variations : BWV 988. Aria
  • Johann Sebastian Bach (Maria Tipo, piano)
  • Symphonie no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 : 'Choral'. Ode to joy : (excerpt)
  • (3:03) --
  • Ludwig van Beethoven (Gré Brouwenstijn, [soprano] ; Kerstin Meyer, [mezzo-soprano] ; Nicolai Gedda, [tenor] ; Frederick Guthrie, [bass] ; Chor der St. Hedwigs-Kathedrale ; Berliner Philharmoniker ; André Cluytens, [conductor])
  • (6:52)
  • Keyboard concerto in F minor, BWV 1056. Adagio
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra ; Nikolaus Harnoncourt, [conductor])
  • (6:46)
  • Piano sonata no. 30 in E major, op. 109. Prestissimo
  • Ludwig van Beethoven (Hélène Grimaud, piano)
  • (2:25)
  • Romeo and Juliet : op. 64. Dance of the knights : (Act I)
  • Sergei Prokofiev (London Symphony Orchestra ; André Previn, [conductor])
  • (5:40)
  • Kinderszenen : op. 15. Träumerei
  • Robert Schumann (Martha Argerich, piano)
  • CD 2.
  • (2:50)
  • Peer Gynt. Solveig's song
  • Edvard Grieg (Camilla Tilling, soprano ; Estonian National Symphony Orchestra ; Paavo Järvi, [conductor])
  • (4:52)
  • Symphony no. 9 in E minor, op. 95 : 'From the New World'. Allego con fuoco : (excerpt)
  • Antonín Dvořák (Orchestre de Paris ; Georges Prêtre, [conductor])
  • (3:55)
  • Prelude in G minor, op. 23 no. 5 : 'Alla marcia'
  • Sergei Rachmaninov (Dmitri Alexeev, piano)
  • (4:02)
  • Mass in B minor, BWV 232. Missa. Gloria in excelsis
  • Symphony no. 5 in E minor, op. 64. Valse : Allegro moderato
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Philharmonia Orchestra ; Riccardo Muti, [conductor])
  • (6:16)
  • Gymnopédie : no. 1
  • Erik Satie (Anne Queffélec, piano)
  • (6:16)
  • Carmen : suite no. 1. Entr'acte to Acte III
  • Georges Bizet (Orchestre national de France ; Seiji Ozawa, [conductor])
  • (2:34)
  • Préludes, premier livre. La fille aux cheveux de lin
  • Johann Sebastian Bach (Collegium Vocale, Ghent ; Philippe Herreweghe, [conductor])
  • Claude Debussy (Samson François, piano)
  • (2:14)
  • Requiem, op. 48. Pie, Jesu
  • Gabriel Faure (Philippe Jaroussky, countertenor ; Orchestre de Paris, Paavo Järvi, conductor)
  • (3:41)
  • Music for the funeral of Queen Mary : Z. 860. Canzona
  • (1:44)
  • March
  • (2:20)
  • Henry Purcell (Monteverdi Choir & Orchestra ; Sir John Eliot Gardiner, [conductor])
  • (7:04)
  • Piano sonata no. 8 in C minor, op. 13 : 'Pathétique'. Adagio cantabile
  • Ludwig van Beethoven (Maria João Pires, piano)
  • (4:23)
  • Lohengrin. Prelude : (Act III)
  • Richard Wagner (Wiener Philharmoniker ; Rudolf Kempe, [conductor])
  • (3:32)
  • Waltz no. 6 in D flat major, op. 64 no. 1 : 'Minute waltz'
  • Frédéric Chopin (George Cziffra, piano)
  • (1:55)
  • The nutcracker : ballet, op. 71. Miniature overture
  • Stabat Mater, RV 621. Stabat Mater dolorosa
  • Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky (Berliner Philharmoniker ; Sir Simon Rattle, [conductor])
  • (3:12)
  • Tosca. Vissi d'arte : (Act II)
  • Giacomo Puccini (Maria Callas, Tosca ; Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala di Milano ; Victor de Sabata, [conductor])
  • (3:10)
  • Antonio Vivaldi (David Daniels, countertenor ; Europa Galante ; Fabio Biondi, [conductor]
  • (3:21)
  • Symphony no. 40 in G minor, K. 550. Molto allegro
Control code
ocn949873998
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
2 audio discs
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
s
Note
EU : 2016-12-06
Other control number
  • 00825646013296
  • 825646013296
Other physical details
digital, CD audio
Publisher number
0825646013296
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)949873998
  • (Sirsi)u825646013296
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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