Various ‎– 150 Best Loved Melodies

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Wonderful World Of Melody
A1 The National Philharmonic Orchestra* Danube Waves
Conductor – Charles Gerhardt
A2 The London Promenade Orchestra Rhapsody In Blue
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
A3 The London Pops Orchestra Depuis Le Jour
Conductor – Robert Mandell
A4 The London Promenade Orchestra Swedish Rhapsody
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
A5.a The RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra* Caprice Viennois
Conductor – Douglas Gamley
A5.b The RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra* Stars In My Eyes
Conductor – Douglas Gamley
A6 The National Philharmonic Orchestra* Prince Igor (Polovtsian Dance No. 2)
Conductor – Charles Gerhardt
A7 The London Promenade Orchestra Vienna, City Of My Dreams
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
A8 The New Symphony Orchestra Of London Londonderry Air
Conductor – René Leibowitz
A9 Hill Bowen And His Orchestra Piano Concerto No.1
Moonlight Moods
B1 Hill Bowen And His Orchestra Clair De Lune
B2 Douglas Gamley, The RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra* Romance
Conductor – Eric HammersteinPiano – Douglas Gamley
B3 The London Promenade Orchestra 'Moonlight' Sonata
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
B4 Orchestra Filarmonica Di Roma Intermezzo
Conductor – Massimo Freccia
B5 Hill Bowen And His Orchestra Nocturne In E-Flat Major
B6 Earl Wild, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Rhapsody On A Theme By Paganini-18th Variation
Conductor – Russell StangerPiano – Earl Wild
B7 The London Promenade Orchestra Evening Star
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
B8 Earl Wild, The Romantic Strings And Orchestra* Spellbound Concerto
Piano – Earl Wild
Masters Of Melody
C1 The London Promenade Orchestra Un Bel Dì
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
C2 The London Promenade Orchestra Etude In E Major
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
C3 The RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra* Habeñera
Conductor – Henri René
C4 The London Promenade Orchestra Softly Awakes My Heart
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
C5 The RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra* Song Of India
Conductor – Douglas Gamley
C6 The London Promenade Orchestra O My Beloved Daddy
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
C7 The London Promenade Orchestra Fantaisie-Impromptu
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
C8 The London Promenade Orchestra Vesti La Giubba
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
C9 The London Promenade Orchestra Ave Maria
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
Rustles Of Spring
D1 The National Philharmonic Orchestra* Rustle Of Spring
Conductor – Douglas Gamley
D2 The New Symphony Orchestra Of London Waltz Of The Flowers
Conductor – Sir Adrian Boult
D3 The London Promenade Orchestra To A Wild Rose
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
D4 The RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra* Spring Night
Conductor – Douglas Gamley
D5 The London Promenade Orchestra On Wings Of Song
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
D6 Christian Steiner (7) With The RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra* The Chestnut Tree
Conductor – Charles GerhardtPiano – Christian Steiner (7)
D7 The RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra* Last Spring
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
D8 The New Symphony Orchestra Of London The Flight Of The Bumble-Bee
Conductor – René Leibowitz
D9 The London Philharmonic Orchestra Dance Of The Swans
Conductor – Massimo Freccia
D10 The London Promenade Orchestra Flower Song
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
Afternoon Reflections
E1 Douglas Gamley And His Orchestra The Last Rose Of Summer
E2 Douglas Gamley And His Orchestra Greensleeves
E3 The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra The Maid With The Flaxen Hair
Conductor – Peter Knight (5)
E4 The National Philharmonic Orchestra* Humoresque
Conductor – Eric Robinson (5)
E5 The New Symphony Orchestra Of London Summertime
Conductor – René Leibowitz
E6 The London Pops Orchestra The Swan
Conductor – Robert Mandell
E7 The London Promenade Orchestra Plaisir D'Amour
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
E8 The London Promenade Orchestra Air On The G String
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
E9 The New Symphony Orchestra Of London The Skaters Waltz
Conductor – René Leibowitz
Beloved Homeland
F1 The Vienna Volksoper Orchestra* Fast Track Polka
Conductor – Josef Leo Gruber
F2 The Vienna State Opera Orchestra* Tales From The Vienna Woods
Conductor – Josef Leo Gruber
F3 The Vienna Volksoper Orchestra* Hungarian Dance No. 5
Conductor – Josef Leo Gruber
F4 The RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra* Schön Rosmarin
Conductor – Douglas Gamley
F5 The RCA Italiana Symphony Orchestra* Solveig's Song
Conductor – René Leibowitz
F6 Henri René And His Orchestra Play Gypsies, Dance Gypsies
F7 The New Symphony Orchestra Of London The Moldau
Conductor – Alexander Gibson
F8 The National Philharmonic Orchestra* Slavonic Dance In C, No. 7
Conductor – Douglas Gamley
F9 The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Czardas
Conductor – Charles Gerhardt
F10 The London Festival Orchestra Finlandia
Conductor – Alexander Gibson
Pomp And Circumstance
G1 Orchestra Filarmonica Di Roma Triumphal March
Conductor – Massimo Freccia
G2 The Vienna State Opera Orchestra* Emperor Waltz
Conductor – Josef Leo Gruber
G3 The London Promenade Orchestra Military Polonaise
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
G4 The National Philharmonic Orchestra* Largo
Conductor – Eric Robinson (5)
G5 Orchestra Of The Accademia Di Santa Cecilia, Rome* Hornpipe
Conductor – Arturo Basile
G6 The New Symphony Orchestra Of London Prelude To Act III Of 'Lohengrin'
Conductor – Sir Adrian Boult
G7 The National Philharmonic Orchestra* Nimrod
Conductor – Charles Gerhardt
G8 The London Philharmonic Orchestra Coronation March
Conductor – Charles Mackerras*
G9 The New Symphony Orchestra Of London Pomp And Circumstance March No. 1
Conductor – Sir Adrian Boult
Sweet Dreams
H1 The Vienna State Opera Orchestra* Liebestraum
Conductor – Josef Leo Gruber
H2 The London Pops Orchestra Rêverie
Conductor – Robert Mandell
H3 Orchestra Filarmonica Di Roma Waltz From 'The Sleeping Beauty'
Conductor – Massimo Freccia
H4 Christian Steiner (7) With The RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra* Berceuse
Conductor – Charles GerhardtPiano – Christian Steiner (7)
H5 Christian Steiner (7) With The RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra* A Dream
Conductor – Charles GerhardtPiano – Christian Steiner (7)
H6 The National Philharmonic Orchestra* Träumerei
Conductor – Charles Gerhardt
H7 Christian Steiner (7) With The RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra* Ever Softer Grows My Slumber
Conductor – Charles GerhardtPiano – Christian Steiner (7)
H8 The London Promenade Orchestra Après Un Rêve
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
H9 The National Philharmonic Orchestra* Lullaby
Conductor – Douglas Gamley
Spanish Serenade
I1 The RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra* Malagueña
Conductor – Douglas Gamley
I2 The National Philharmonic Orchestra* Gypsy Air (Zigeunerweisen)
Conductor – Douglas Gamley
I3 The RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra* Brazilian Lullaby
Conductor – Robert Mandell
I4 The RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra* Argonaise
Conductor – Henri René
I5 Orchestre De La Société Des Concerts Symphoniques De Paris* Gypsy Dance
Conductor – René Leibowitz
I6 Orchestre De La Société Des Concerts Symphoniques De Paris* Toreador Song
Conductor – René Leibowitz
I7 The London Promenade Orchestra Concierto De Aranjuez
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
I8 The New Symphony Orchestra Of London Ritual Fire Dance
Conductor – René Leibowitz
I9 The National Philharmonic Orchestra* Andalucia (Spanish Dances)
Conductor – Douglas Gamley
Symphony
J1 The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Symphony No. 5 In C Minor - First Movement
Conductor – René Leibowitz
J2 The Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra* Symphony No. 8 ('The Unfinished') - First Movement
Conductor – Oivin Fjeldstad*
J3 Orchestra Of The Accademia Di Santa Cecilia, Rome* Symphony No. 4 In A Major ('Italian') - First Movement
Conductor – Massimo Freccia
J4 The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Symphony No. 9 ('From The New World') - Largo
Conductor – Jascha Horenstein
J5 The London Festival Orchestra Symphony No. 6 In B Minor ('Pathétique') - First Movement
Conductor – Alexander Gibson
J6 Orchestra Of The Accademia Di Santa Cecilia, Rome* Symphony No. 40 In G Minor - First Movement
Conductor – Massimo Freccia
J7 Orchestra Of The Accademia Di Santa Cecilia, Rome* Symphony No. 94 In G Major ('Surprise') - Second Movement
Conductor – Massimo Freccia
J8 The Beecham Choral Society And The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Symphony No. 9 ('Choral') - Fourth Movement
Conductor – René Leibowitz
Beautiful Ladies In Song
K1 Gilbert Vinter And His Orchestra Merry Widow Waltz
K2 Hill Bowen And His Orchestra Musetta's Waltz
K3 The London Promenade Orchestra M'Appari
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
K4 The New Symphony Orchestra Of London Bess You Is My Woman Now
Conductor – René Leibowitz
K5 The London Promenade Orchestra Sempre Libera
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
K6 The London Promenade Orchestra Vilia
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
K7 Christian Steiner (7) With The RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra* Love Theme (Piano Concerto No. 21 In C, Second Movement)
Conductor – Charles GerhardtPiano – Christian Steiner (7)
K8 The RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra* Speak To Me Of My Mother
Conductor – Henri René
K9 The London Promenade Orchestra I Dream Of Jeannie With The Light Brown Hair
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
K10 The London Promenade Orchestra Celeste Aïda
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
Grace And Elegance
L1 The RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra* Waltz From 'A Night In Venice'
Conductor – Douglas Gamley
L2 The National Philharmonic Orchestra* Elizabethan Serenade
Conductor – Charles Gerhardt
L3 The Vienna Symphony Orchestra* Champagne Polka
Conductor – Anton Paulik
L4 Christian Steiner (7) With The RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra* Waltz In A Flat
Conductor – Charles GerhardtPiano – Christian Steiner (7)
L5 The National Philharmonic Orchestra* Minuet
Conductor – Charles Gerhardt
L6 The London Promenade Orchestra Minute Waltz
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
L7 Orchestra Of The Accademia Di Santa Cecilia, Rome* Air From 'Water Music Suite No. 1'
Conductor – Arturo Basile
L8 The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Waltz From 'Die Fledermaus'
Conductor – Charles Gerhardt
L9 The London Promenade Orchestra Serenade
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
L10 The London Promenade Orchestra Little Suite
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
Wedding Day
M1 The RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra* Love Theme From 'Romeo And Juliet'
Conductor – Charles Gerhardt
M2 Eileen Broster And Bronwen Jones With The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Wedding Day At Troldhaugen
Conductor – Peter Knight (5)Piano – Bronwen Jones, Eileen Broster
M3 John Wilbraham With The National Philharmonic Orchestra* Trumpet Voluntary In D
Conductor – Douglas GamleyTrumpet – John Wilbraham
M4 The London Promenade Orchestra Bridal Chorus From 'Lohengrin'
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
M5 The New Symphony Orchestra Of London Ave Maria
Conductor – René Leibowitz
M6 The London Promenade Orchestra Songs My Mother Taught Me
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
M7 The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Ich Liebe Dich (I Love You)
Conductor – Peter Knight (5)
M8 The London Promenade Orchestra Because
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
M9 The National Philharmonic Orchestra* Wedding March From 'A Midsummer Nights Dream'
Conductor – Charles Gerhardt
Children's Hour
N1 The Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra* William Tel Overture
Conductor – James Walker (3)
N2 The London Cinema Symphony Orchestra Theme From '2001: A Space Odyssey' (Also Sprach Zarathustra)
Conductor – Charles Gerhardt
N3 The Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra* March Of The Toys
Conductor – James Walker (3)
N4 The Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra* Toyland
Conductor – James Walker (3)
N5.a The New Symphony Orchestra Of London 'The Nutcracker': 'Danses Caracteristiques'
Conductor – Sir Adrian Boult
N5.b The New Symphony Orchestra Of London March; Dance Of The Sugar Plum Fairy
Conductor – Sir Adrian Boult
N5.c The New Symphony Orchestra Of London Russian Dance (Trepak)
Conductor – Sir Adrian Boult
N5.d The New Symphony Orchestra Of London Chinese Dance
Conductor – Sir Adrian Boult
N5.e The New Symphony Orchestra Of London Dance Of The Toy Flutes
Conductor – Sir Adrian Boult
N6 The Beecham Promenade Orchestra The Syncopated Clock
Conductor – Gilbert Vinter
N7 The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Golliwog's Cakewalk
Conductor – Peter Knight (5)
N8 The Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra* In The Hall Of The Mountain King
Conductor – James Walker (3)
Water Music
O1 The New Symphony Orchestra Of London Overture To 'H.M.S. Pinafore'
Conductor – René Leibowitz
O2 Orchestre De La Société Des Concerts Symphoniques De Paris* Barcarolle From 'The Tales Of Hoffman'
Conductor – René Leibowitz
O3 Orchestra Of The Accademia Di Santa Cecilia, Rome* Allegro No. 3 From 'Water Music Suite No. 1'
Conductor – Arturo Basile
O4 the Vienna State Opera Orchestra* Blue Danude Waltz
Conductor – Jascha Horenstein
O5 Christian Steiner (7) With The RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra* Spring Waters
Conductor – Charles GerhardtPiano – Christian Steiner (7)
O6 The RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra* Swanee River (Old Folks At Home)
Conductor – Douglas Gamley
O7 The RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra* Victory At Sea: No Other Love
Conductor – Charles Gerhardt
O8 The RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra* To A Water Lily
Conductor – Douglas Gamley
O9 The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra The Sea And Sinbad's Ship
Conductor – James Walker (3)
O10 The London Philharmonic Orchestra Grand Waltz From 'Swan Lake'
Conductor – Massimo Freccia
An Invitation To Dance
P1 The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Sabre Dance
Conductor – Oskar Danon
P2 Gilbert Vinter And His Orchestra Gypsy Love Waltz
P3 The New Symphony Orchestra Of London Norwegian Dance No. 2
Conductor – Alexander Gibson
P4 The London Promenade Orchestra La Danza
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
P5 The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Pas De Deux From 'The Nutcraker'
Conductor – Robert Mandell
P6 The RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra* Carmen's Dance
Conductor – Henri René
P7 The National Philharmonic Orchestra* Tritsch-Tratsch Polka
Conductor – Eric Robinson (5)
P8 The London Promenade Orchestra Minuet In G
Conductor – Eric Hammerstein
P9 The National Philharmonic Orchestra* Can-Can From 'Orpheus In The Underworld'
Conductor – Charles Gerhardt

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  • Matrix / Runout (Disc 1 cat#): RDS 9951
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