The Classic Experience - 135 of the greatest classical tracks

Various Artists

Release Date:

2012/05/14

Record Label:

Warner Classics

  1. $14.99

Disc 1 of 8

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Solomon, HWV 67, Act 3: No. 42. Arrival of the Queen of Sheba

by Sir Neville Marriner

2:48
2

Karelia Suite, Op. 11: I. Intermezzo

by Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

3:58
3

Boléro, M. 81

by Franck Pourcel

5:22
4

Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D Major, BWV 1068: II. Air

by Hallé Orchestra

4:48
5

Spartacus: Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia

by Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Yuri Temirkanov

5:50
6

Rhapsody in Blue (Orch. Grofé) [Excerpt]

by London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn

5:36
7

The Nutcracker, Op. 71, Act II: No. 12e, Divertissement. Dance of the Reed-Flutes

by London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn

2:22
8

The Nutcracker, Op. 71, Act II: No. 14c, Pas de deux. Variation II "Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy"

by London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn

3:39
9

Peer Gynt, Op. 23, Act 4: No. 13, Prelude. Morning Mood

by Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields

4:17
10

The Four Seasons, Violin Concerto in E Major, Op. 8 No. 1, RV 269 "Spring": I. Allegro

by Nigel Kennedy

3:08
11

Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini, Op. 43: Variation XVIII. Andante cantabile

by Cécile Ousset, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle

3:06
12

Symphony No. 9 in E Minor, Op. 95, B. 178 "From the New World": II. Largo

by London Philharmonic Orchestra

4:34
13

Variations on an Original Theme, Op. 36 "Enigma": Variation IX. Nimrod

by London Symphony Orchestra/Sir Adrian Boult

3:54
14

Thaïs, Act 2: Méditation

by New Philharmonia Orchestra

5:03
15

Fantasia on Greensleeves

by Sir John Barbirolli

4:41
16

Canon and Gigue for Three Violins and Continuo in D Major: Canon

by Sir Neville Marriner

5:02

Disc 2 of 8

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Fanfare for the Common Man

by Orquesta Filarmónica de la Ciudad de México/Enrique Bátiz

3:41
2

Guillaume Tell: Overture (Conclusion)

by Philharmonia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti

3:16
3

Die Walküre, WWV 86B, Act 3 Scene 1: Walkürenritt (Concert Version. Lebhaft)

by London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Adrian Boult

5:23
4

Suite No. 2 from Romeo and Juliet, Op. 64ter: I. The Montagues and Capulets (Excerpt)

by Philadelphia Orchestra, Riccardo Muti

1:54
5

Night on Bald Mountain: Allegro feroce - Poco meno mosso

by Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

7:18
6

The Planets, Op. 32: I. Mars, the Bringer of War

by London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn

7:02
7

Radetzky March, Op. 228

by Wiener Johann Strauss Orchester/Willi Boskovsky

2:52
8

1812 Overture in E-Flat Major, Op. 49 (Excerpt)

by Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra & Mariss Jansons

3:35
9

Suite from Lieutenant Kijé, Op. 60bis: IV. Troika

by London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn

2:55
10

An der schönen blauen Donau, Op. 314

by Wiener Johann Strauss Orchester/Willi Boskovsky

7:53
11

String Quintet in E Major, Op. 13 No. 6, G. 282: III. Minuetto - Trio

by Sir Neville Marriner

3:58
12

Piano Sonata No. 11 in A Major, Op. 6 No. 2, K. 331 "Alla Turca": III. Allegretto. Turkish March (Orch. Pourcel)

by Franck Pourcel

2:52
13

Les Contes d'Hoffmann, Act 4: No. 13, Barcarolle "Belle nuit, ô nuit d'amour" (Orchestral Version)

by Studio 2 Symphony Orchestra/Vilem Tausky

3:44
14

Suite from The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66a: V. Waltz

by Philadelphia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti

4:12
15

Cavalleria rusticana: No. 7, Intermezzo (Orchestral Interlude)

by Studio 2 Symphony Orchestra/Vilem Tausky

3:29
16

Swan Lake, Op. 20, Act II: No. 13d, Dance of the Swans. Dance of the Little Swans

by London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn

1:29
17

5 Pomp and Circumstance Marches, Op. 39: No. 1 in D Major

by David Bell

6:06

Disc 3 of 8

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Carmina Burana: O Fortuna

by Riccardo Muti

2:45
2

Swan Lake, Op. 20, Act II: No. 10, Scene. Moderato

by George Weldon

2:55
3

Lakmé, Act 1: "Dôme épais, le jasmin" (Lakmé, Mallika)

by Mady Mesplé/Danielle Millet/Orchestre du Théâtre National de I'Opéra-Comique/Alain Lombard

3:31
4

Peer Gynt, Op. 23, Act 2: No. 7, In the Hall of the Mountain King

by Sir John Barbirolli

2:26
5

Carmen, Act I: Ouvertüre

by Georges Prêtre

2:14
6

Carmen, Act II: "Les tringles des sistres tintaient" (Zigeunerlied)

by Georges Prêtre

4:19
7

Eine kleine Nachtmusik, K. 525: IV. Rondo. Allegro

by Sir Neville Marriner

3:02
8

Il Barbiere di Siviglia, Act I: Largo al factotum

by Tito Gobbi

4:45
9

Horn Concerto No. 4 in E-Flat Major, K. 495: III. Rondo. Allegro vivace

by Barry Tuckwell

3:36
10

Adagio in G Minor (Excerpt)

by Sir Neville Marriner

5:52
11

Suite from the Nutcracker, Op. 71a: VIII. Waltz of the Flowers

by George Weldon

5:04
12

Bagatelle No. 25 in A Minor, WoO 59 "Für Elise"

by Dame Moura Lympany

3:21
13

Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op. 85: I. Adagio - Moderato

by Jacqueline du Pré

3:25
14

Pavane, Op. 50

by Sir Thomas Beecham

5:07
15

Sylvia: Pizzicati

by Sir Charles Mackerras

1:50
16

Gymnopédie No. 3

by Louis Frémaux

2:52
17

Turandot, Act 3: "Nessun dorma!" (Calaf, Chorus)

by Alain Lombard

4:12
18

Adagio for Strings, Op. 11

by Eugene Ormandy

6:22
19

Gianni Schicchi: "O mio babbino caro" (Lauretta)

by Montserrat Caballé

2:41

Disc 4 of 8

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Water Music Suite (arr. Harty) (1988 Remastered Version): Hornpipe

by Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/George Weldon

3:05
2

The Four Seasons, Violin Concerto in G Minor, Op. 8 No. 2, RV 315 "Summer": III. Presto

by Nigel Kennedy

2:53
3

Wachet auf, ruft uns die Stimme, BWV 140: No. 4, Choral. "Zion hört die Wächter singen"

by Wolfgang Gönnenwein

4:48
4

Symphony No. 6 in F Major, Op. 68 "Pastoral": V. Hirtengesang. Frohe und dankbare Gefühle nach dem Sturm. Allegretto

by Riccardo Muti

6:42
5

The Skaters - Waltz (arr. Norman Bates)

by Orchestre Philharmonique De Monte Carlo/Willi Boskovsky

4:15
6

Orchestral Suite No. 2 in B Minor, BWV 1067: VII. Badinerie

by Sir Neville Marriner

1:26
7

Rigoletto (1988 Remastered Version): La donna è mobile

by Nicolai Gedda/Orchestra del Teatro dell'Opera, Roma/Francesco Molinari Pradelli

2:20
8

Ein musikalischer Spaß, K. 522: IV. Presto

by Philharmonia Orchestra/Guido Cantelli

4:09
9

Daphnis et Chloé, M. 57, Pt. 3: Lever du jour

by André Previn

5:27
10

Symphony No. 6 in E Minor: I. Allegro (Excerpt)

by New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Adrian Boult

1:49
11

Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30: Introduction

by Klaus Tennstedt

1:47
12

Lohengrin, WWV 75, Act 3: Prelude (Sehr lebhaft)

by Sir Adrian Boult

3:21
13

The Planets, Op. 32: IV. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity

by New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Adrian Boult

7:58
14

Romeo and Juliet, Fantasy Overture (Excerpt)

by André Previn

5:20
15

La gazza ladra - Overture

by Philharmonia Orchestra/Carlo Maria Giulini

3:11
16

Pathétique & Manfred Symphonies (excerpts)

by Philharmonia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti

6:37
17

Finlandia, Op. 26

by John Barbirolli

8:23

Disc 5 of 8

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Symphony No. 9 in E minor 'From the New World' Op. 95 - I. Allegro molto

by Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra & Mariss Jansons

6:08
2

Má vlast: Vltava (opening)

by Staatskapelle Dresden/Paavo Berglund

4:59
3

The Barber of Seville - Overture (abbrev.)

by Philharmonia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti

5:05
4

La traviata, Act 1: Brindisi. "Libiamo ne' lieti calici" (Alfredo, Violetta, Flora, d'Orbigny, Douphol, Grenvil, Coro)

by Philharmonia Orchestra, Riccardo Muti

2:50
5

Die Fledermaus: Overture

by Plácido Domingo

6:44
6

Symphony No. 4 in A Major, Op. 90, MWV N16 "Italian": I. Allegro vivace (Excerpt)

by Klaus Tennstedt

4:01
7

The Nutcracker, Op. 71, Act II: No. 12c, Divertissement. Tea, Chinese Dance

by André Previn

1:11
8

Waltz No. 6 in D-Flat Major, Op. 64 No. 1 "Minute"

by Dmitri Alexeev

1:50
9

Symphony No. 40 in G Minor, K. 550: I. Molto allegro (Excerpt)

by Sir Neville Marriner/Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields

5:36
10

2 Chansons, Op. 15: No. 2, Chanson de matin (Orchestral Version)

by Sir Adrian Boult

3:04
11

Concierto de Aranjuez: II. Adagio (Abbrev.)

by Angel Romero

7:23
12

Symphony No. 1 in A-Flat Major, Op. 55: I. Andante. Nobilmente e semplice - Allegro (Opening only)

by London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Adrian Boult

3:07
13

Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5 for Soprano and 8 Cellos, W. 389: I. Aria in A Minor (Cantilena. Adagio)

by Enrique Bátiz

6:09
14

Les Pêcheurs de perles, Act 1: "Au fond du temple saint" (Nadir, Zurga)

by Pierre Dervaux

5:26
15

Suite bergamasque, CD 82, L. 75: III. Clair de lune

by Daniel Adni

4:45
16

Pagliacci (1989 Remastered Version): Recitar!...Vesti la giubba (Act I)

by José Carreras/Philharmonia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti

3:56
17

Nabucco, Act 3 Scene 4: No. 11a, Coro, "Va, pensiero, sull'ali dorate" (Chorus)

by Ambrosian Opera Chorus/Philharmonia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti

4:27
18

Was mir behagt, ist nur die muntre Jagd, BWV 208: IX. Schafe können sicher weiden (Orch. Marriner)

by Sir Neville Marriner

4:39

Disc 6 of 8

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Piano Concerto No. 5 in E-Flat Major, Op. 73 "Emperor": II. Adagio un poco mosso

by Emil Gilels

6:43
2

The Hebrides, Op. 26, MWV P7 "Fingal's Cave" (Excerpt)

by London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn

6:37
3

Scheherazade, Op. 35: III. The Young Prince and the Young Princess (Excerpt)

by Philadelphia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti

5:45
4

Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67: Medley of Themes

by London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sian Edwards

2:45
5

L'Arlésienne - Suite No.2 (1990 Remastered Version): Farandole

by Philharmonia Orchestra/Herbert von Karajan

3:25
6

The Nutcracker, Op. 71, Act II: No. 12d, Divertissement. Trepak, Russian Dance

by André Previn

1:09
7

Ballet egyptien Op. 12 - Suite No.1 (1959 Remastered Version): I. Allegro non troppo

by Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Anatole Fistoulari

3:09
8

The Tale of Tsar Saltan, Act III: The Flight of the Bumblebee

by Sir Neville Marriner

1:27
9

La Gioconda - Dance of the Hours (abbrev.)

by Sinfonia of London/Robert Irving

6:23
10

Gayaneh (Highlights from the Ballet): Sabre Dance

by London Symphony Orchestra

2:37
11

Dukas: L'apprenti sorcier (Excerpt)

by Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra & Mariss Jansons

6:40
12

The Rite of Spring, Pt. 1 (Excerpt)

by Philadelphia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti

5:08
13

España

by Riccardo Muti

6:07
14

Italian Capriccio, Op. 45 (Excerpt)

by Philharmonia Orchestra/Paul Kletzki

8:34
15

Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125 "Choral": IV. Presto "O Freunde, nicht diese Töne!" (Excerpt)

by Riccardo Muti

6:14

Disc 7 of 8

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Ruslan and Lyudmila: Overture (Presto)

by Wolfgang Sawallisch/Bayerisches Staatsorchester

5:21
2

Holberg Suite, Op. 40: I. Praeludium

by Sir Neville Marriner

2:47
3

'O sole mio (1993 DRM) (1993 DRM)

by Franco Corelli/Orchestra/Franco Ferraris

3:20
4

Le carnaval des animaux, R 125: VII. Aquarium

by Scottish National Orchestra/Peter Katin/Philip Fowke/Sir Alexander Gibson

2:09
5

Danse macabre, Op. 40

by Luben Yordanoff/Orchestre de Paris/Pierre Dervaux

4:31
6

Triumphal Chorus & Grand March (abbrev.) from Aida

by Chorus of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden/New Philharmonia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti

4:00
7

Dolly, Op. 56: I. Berceuse

by Jean-Philippe Collard

2:38
8

Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis (Excerpt)

by Sinfonia of London/Sir John Barbirolli

5:44
9

Light Cavalry - Overture

by Andrew Davis

5:18
10

Le carnaval des animaux, R. 125: XIII. Le cygne (Andantino grazioso)

by Paul Tortelier

2:39
11

String Quartet No. 2 in D Major: III. Notturno (Excerpt)

by Academy of St Martin-in-the-Fields/Kenneth Sillito/Denis Vigay/Sir Neville Marriner

4:00
12

Piano Sonata No. 14 in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 27 No. 2 "Moonlight": I. Adagio sostenuto (Excerpt)

by Dame Moura Lympany

3:57
13

Baïlèro (abbrev.) (Chants d'Auvergne, Series 1 No. 2)

by Jill Gomez/Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra/Vernon Handley

4:10
14

Tosca (Act III): E lucevan le stelle

by Placido Domingo/Philharmonia Orchestra/James Levine

3:13
15

Recuerdos de la Alhambra

by Christopher Parkening

3:58
16

String Quartet in F Major, M. 35: II. Assez vif

by Chilingirian Quartet

3:10
17

La bohème, Act 1: "Che gelida manina" (Rodolfo)

by Nicolai Gedda

4:28
18

The Planets, Op. 32: VII. Neptune, the Mystic

by London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Adrian Boult/Geoffrey Mitchell Choir

5:31

Disc 8 of 8

Track NumberTrack TitleTrack LengthTrack Price/Buy Link
1

Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 35: I. Allegro moderato (Arr. Bates)

by Christian Ferras/Philharmonia Orchestra/Constantin Silvestri

7:11
2

Karelia Suite, Op. 11: III. Alla marcia

by Hallé Orchestra/Sir John Barbirolli

4:39
3

Il Trovatore (Act II): Vedi! le fosche (Anvil Chorus)

by Ambrosian Opera Chorus/Philharmonia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti

2:45
4

La Damnation de Faust, Op. 24, H. 111: Marche hongroise

by Philharmonia Orchestra/Herbert von Karajan

4:16
5

Symphony No. 1 in D Major, Op. 25 "Classical": IV. Finale

by London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn

4:09
6

Coppélia: Waltz (1988 Remaster) (1988 Remaster)

by New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Charles Mackerras

2:55
7

La Wally, Act 1: "Ebben? Andrò sola e lontana" (Wally)

by Lamberto Gardelli

3:28
8

Hungarian Rhapsody in C-Sharp Minor, S. 359 No. 2 (abbrev.)

by Philharmonia Orchestra/Herbert von Karajan

5:57
9

Piano Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16: I. Allegro molto moderato (Excerpt)

by Cécile Ousset/London Symphony Orchestra/Sir Neville Marriner

8:06
10

Die Ruinen von Athen, Op. 113: Turkish March

by Efrem Kurtz

1:46
11

Der fliegende Holländer - Overture (abbrev.)

by London Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Adrian Boult

5:13
12

The Bartered Bride B143: Dance of the Comedians (Skocná)

by Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Rudolf Kempe

4:18
13

La forza del destino - Overture (abbrev.)

by New Philharmonia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti

6:08
14

The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, Op. 34: Theme & Fugue

by Minnesota Orchestra/Sir Neville Marriner

4:47
15

Pictures at an Exhibition - Promenade and The Great of Kiev

by Philadelphia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti

5:29
Duration:
9:39:41
Genres:
Classical
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