Various ‎– The Best Classical Album In The World...Ever!

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A1 Nigel Kennedy The Four Seasons (Spring: !)
Composed By – Vivaldi*Orchestra – English Chamber OrchestraViolin, Directed By – Nigel Kennedy
3:06
A2 Tasmin Little Schindler's List (Theme)
Composed By – John Williams (4)Conductor – Iain SutherlandOrchestra – New World Philharmonic*Violin – Tasmin Little
5:02
A3 Luciano Pavarotti Requiem - Ingemisco
Composed By – Verdi*Conductor – Riccardo MutiOrchestra – Orchestra Of La Scala*Tenor Vocals – Luciano Pavarotti
3:43
A4 Johannes Erdbeer The Piano (The Heart Asks Pleasure First)
Composed By – Michael NymanPiano – Johannes Erdbeer
1:37
A5 Kurt Sanderling Fifth Symphony (I)
Composed By – Beethoven*Conductor – Kurt SanderlingOrchestra – Philharmonia Orchestra
6:32
A6 John Williams (7) Cavatina (From The Deer Hunter)
Composed By – Stanley MyersConductor – Stanley MyersGuitar – John Williams (7)Orchestra – Unknown Artist
3:36
A7 The Monks Of Silos* Puer Natus Est Nobis
Choir – Choir Of The Monks Of The Benedictine Monastery Of Santo Domingo, Silos*Conductor – Ismael Fernández De La CuestaWritten By – Canto Gregoriano
3:38
A8 Jacqueline Du Pré Cello Concerto (I)
Cello – Jacqueline Du PréComposed By – Elgar*Conductor – Sir John BarbirolliOrchestra – London Symphony Orchestra*
3:20
A9 José Carreras Nessun Dorma (Turandot)
Choir – Rhine Opera ChorusComposed By – Puccini*Conductor – Alain LombardOrchestra – Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra*Tenor Vocals – José Carreras
3:05
A10 Cécile Ousset / Marriner* Piano Concerto (I)
Composed By – Grieg*Conductor – Sir Neville MarrinerOrchestra – London Symphony Orchestra*Piano – Cécile Ousset
4:25
B1 Maria Callas La Mamma Morta (From Philadelphia)
Composed By – Giordano*Conductor – Tullio SerafinOrchestra – Philharmonia OrchestraSoprano Vocals – Maria Callas
4:48
B2 John Ogdon Minute Waltz
Composed By – Chopin*Piano – John Ogdon
1:59
B3 Sir Neville Marriner Adagio
Composed By – Albinoni*
5:48
B4 Maria Callas Habanera (Carmen)
Composed By – Bizet*Conductor – Georges PrêtreOrchestra – National Orchestra Of French Radio*Soprano Vocals – Maria Callas
3:59
B5 Dennis Brain / Karajan* Horn Concerto No 4 (Rondo)
Composed By – Mozart*Conductor – Herbert von KarajanFrench Horn – Dennis BrainOrchestra – Philharmonia Orchestra
3:38
B6 Sir Neville Marriner Canon
Composed By – Pachelbel*Conductor – Sir Neville MarrinerOrchestra – Academy Of St Martin-in-the-Fields*
4:54
B7 Amanda Roocroft O Mio Babbino Caro (Gianni Schicchi)
Composed By – Puccini*Conductor – Franz Welser-MöstOrchestra – The London Philharmonic*Soprano Vocals – Amanda Roocroft
2:10
B8 Klaus Tennstedt New World Symphony
Composed By – Dvořák*Conductor – Klaus TennstedtOrchestra – Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra*
3:11
B9 Placido Domingo / Cheryl Studer Brindisi (La Traviata)
Composed By – Verdi*Conductor – John Barker (4)Orchestra – Orchestra Of The Royal Opera House, Covent GardenSoprano Vocals – Cheryl StuderTenor Vocals – Placido Domingo
3:10
B10 André Previn O Fortuna (Carmina Burana)
Chorus – London Symphony ChorusComposed By – Orff*Orchestra – London Symphony Orchestra*
2:45
C1 Peter Donohoe Piano Concerto No 1 (I)
Composed By – Tchaikovsky*Conductor – Rudolf BarshaiOrchestra – Bournemouth Symphony OrchestraPiano – Peter Donohoe
3:33
C2 Kilanowicz* / Kasprzyk* Third Symphony (I)
Composed By – Górecki*Conductor – Jacek KaspszykOrchestra – Kraków Symphony OrchestraSoprano Vocals – Zofia Kilanowicz
4:28
C3 James Galway / Karajan* Flute And Harp Concerto (Andantino)
Composed By – Mozart*Conductor – Herbert von KarajanFlute – James GalwayHarp – Fritz HelmisOrchestra – Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra*
3:57
C4 Mesplé* / Miller* Flower Duet (Lakmé)
Composed By – Delibes*Conductor – Alain LombardMezzo-soprano Vocals – Danielle MilletOrchestra – Orchestre Du Théâtre National De L'Opéra-ComiqueSoprano Vocals – Mady Mesplé
2:31
C5 Nigel Kennedy The Four Seasons (Winter: I)
Composed By – Vivaldi*Orchestra – English Chamber OrchestraViolin, Directed By – Nigel Kennedy
3:26
C6 Dame Kiri Te Kanawa* Summertime (Porgy And Bess)
Choir – New York Choral ArtistsComposed By – Gershwin*Conductor – John McGlinnOrchestra – New Princess Theater Orchestra*Soprano Vocals – Dame Kiri Te Kanawa*
2:40
C7 André Previn Bolero
Composed By – Ravel*Conductor – André PrevinOrchestra – London Symphony Orchestra*
5:06
C8 Lesley Garrett Ave Maria
Composed By – Gounod*, Bach*Piano – Amanda Thompson (5)Soprano Vocals – Lesley Garrett
2:43
C9 Aldo Ciccolini Gymnopédie No 1
Composed By – Satie*Piano – Aldo Ciccolini
3:07
C10 André Previn Montagues And Capulets (Romeo And Julia)
Composed By – Prokofiev*Conductor – André PrevinOrchestra – London Symphony Orchestra*
1:57
D1 Cécile Ousset / Rattle* Paganini Rhapsody (Var. 180)
Composed By – Rachmaninov*Conductor – Sir Simon RattleOrchestra – City Of Birmingham Symphony OrchestraPiano – Cécile Ousset
3:19
D2 Aled Jones Walking In The Air
Composed By – Howard BlakeOrchestra – Orchestra/John Altman*Treble Vocals – Aled Jones
3:24
D3 Dame Moura Lympany Moonlight Sonata (I)
Composed By – Beethoven*Piano – Dame Moura Lympany
5:45
D4 King's College Choir* / Willcocks* Hallelujah Chorus (Messiah)
Choir – Choir Of King's College, Cambridge*Composed By – Handel*Conductor – Sir David Willcocks*Orchestra – Academy Of St Martin-in-the-Fields*
4:25
D5 Sir Neville Marriner Eine Kleine Nachtmusik (I)
Composed By – Mozart*Conductor – David WillcocksOrchestra – Academy Of St Martin-in-the-Fields*
5:48
D6 Sir Adrian Boult Nimrod
Composed By – Elgar*Conductor – Sir Adrian BoultOrchestra – London Symphony Orchestra*
3:55
D7 John Lanchbery Swan Lake (Act I Finale)
Composed By – Tchaikovsky*Conductor – John LanchberyOrchestra – Philharmonia Orchestra
2:21
D8 Yehudi Menuhin Air On The G String
Composed By – Bach*Conductor – Yehudi MenuhinOrchestra – Bath Festival Orchestra
4:19
D9 Sir Simon Rattle Jupiter (The Planets)
Composed By – Holst*Conductor – Sir Simon RattleOrchestra – Philharmonia Orchestra
4:47
D10 Herbert von Karajan 1812 Overture
Composed By – Tchaikovsky*Conductor – Herbert von KarajanOrchestra – Philharmonia Orchestra
3:58

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7243 5 65690 2 7 Various The Best Classical Album In The World...Ever!(2xCD, Comp) EMI 7243 5 65690 2 7 UK 1995 Sell This Version
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