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The #1 Classical Album (2002, original release: 1998)
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Published: New York : Decca, [2002], p1998
Description:  2 sound discs (ca. 156 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in
Language:  Undetermined

Compact discs

Various artists

All works previously recorded, 1959-1996 (p1960-1997)

Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30 (opening) / William Tell overture (finale) / Morning mood, Peer Gynt, Op. 23 / 'O sole mio / Air, Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068 ; Badinerie, Suite No. 2 in B minor, BWV 1067 / Piano concerto No. 21 in C major, K467, Andante / Radetzky march, Op. 28 / Violin concert No. 1 in G minor, Adagio / Eine kleine nachtmusik, Allegro / Baïlèro, Chants d'Auvergne / Waltz in D flat major, Op. 64 No. 1 "Minute" / Sheep may safely graze, Cantata No. 208 / The flight of the bumblebee / Bolero (finale) / Barcarolle, Les contes d'Hoffman / Adagio in G minor / Pizzicato polka / Dein ist mein ganzes herz, Das land des Lachelns / (Disc 1)

O fortuna, Carmina Burana / Jazz suite no. 2 (Waltz II) / Adagio for strings / Fantasia on greensleeves / Spring (I Allegro) The four seasons / Trumpet voluntary / Canon / Nuns' chorus, Casanova / Piano sonata No. 14 in C sharp minor, Op. 27 No. 2 "Moonlight" (I Adagio sostenuto) / Romeo & Juliet fantasy (love theme) / Warsaw concerto / Symphony No. 9 "From the new world" (II Largo - excerpt) / Dance of the sugar plum fairy, The nutcracker / Concierto de Aranjuez (II Adagio - excerpt) / Arrival of the Queen of Sheba, Solomon / Hungarian dance no. 5 in G minor / Meditation, Thais / Nessun dorma, Turandot / (Disc 2)

R. Strauss (Berlin Philharmonic) -- Rossini (Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala di Milano) -- Grieg (Vienna Philharmonic) -- Di Capua (Luciano Pavarotti, tenor ; National Philharmonic Orcheatra) -- J.S. Bach (Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra) -- Mozart (András Schiff, piano ; Camerata Academica des Mozarteums Salzburg) -- Johann Strauss (Vienna Philharmonic) -- Bruch (Kyung Wha Chung, violin ; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra) -- Mozart (Vienna Philharmonic) -- Canteloube (Kiri Te Kanawa, soprano ; English Chamber Orchestra) -- Chopin (Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano) -- J.S. Bach (Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra) -- Rimsky-Korsakov (Philharmonia Orchestra) -- Ravel (Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal) -- Offenbach (L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande) -- Albinoni (Martin Haselböck, organ ; Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra) -- J. Strauss & Josef Strauss (Vienna Philharmonic,) -- Lehar (Plácido Domingo, tenor ; Orchestra del Maggio Musicale Fiorentino ; Orchestra del Teatro dell'Opera di Roma)

Orff (Radio-Symphonie-Orchester Berlin und Chor) -- Shostakovich (Royal Concertgebouw Orchesta,) -- Barber (Baltimore Symphony Orchestra) -- Vaughan Williams (Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields) -- Vivaldi (Alan Loveday, violin ; Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields) -- Clarke (Philip Jones Brass Ensemble) -- Pachelbel (Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra) -- J. Strauss II (Kiri Te Kanawa, soprano ; Mormon Tabernacle Choir ; Utah Symphony Orchestra,) -- Beethoven (Vladimir Ashkenazy, piano) -- Tchaikovsky (Vienna Philharmonic) -- Addinsel (Cristina Ortiz, piano ; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra ) -- Dvorak (Chicago Symphony Orchestra) -- Tchaikovsky (Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra) -- Rodrigo (Carlos Bonell, guitar ; Orchestre Symphonique de Montreál) -- Handel (Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields) -- Brahms (Royal Philharmonic Orchestra) -- Massenet (Nigel Kennedy, violin ; National Philharmonic Orchestra) -- Puccini (Luciano Pavarotti, tenor ; John Alldis Choir ; London Philharmonic Orchestra)

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