album

Essential Overtures

26 Titres (2 heures et 33 minutes)
Disc 1
1
Il barbiere di Siviglia: Sinfonia (Andante sostenuto - Allegro con brio)
Carlo Maria Giulini
7:29
2
La scala di seta: Sinfonia (Allegro - Andantino - Allegro)
Radio-Sinfonieorchester Stuttgart/Gianluigi Gelmetti
5:45
3
Guillaume Tell: Ouverture (Andante - Allegro - Allegro vivace)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Lamberto Gardelli
6:16
4
Le nozze di Figaro, K. 492: Ouvertüre
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra & Sir Colin Davis & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
4:20
5
Don Giovanni, K. 527: Overture (Andante - Molto allegro)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Colin Davis
6:12
6
Die Zauberflöte, K. 620: Overture (Adagio - Allegro)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir Colin Davis
7:06
7
Messiah, HWV 56, Pt. 1: No. 1, Sinfony (Grave - Allegro moderato)
Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields/Sir David Willcocks
4:11
8
Orfeo ed Euridice, Wq. 30: Overture. Allegro (Original Version, 1762)
Philharmonia Orchestra & Riccardo Muti
3:08
9
Ruslan and Lyudmila: Overture (Presto)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Artur Rodzinski
5:14
10
The Bartered Bride, JB 1/100: Overture (Vivacissimo)
Pilar Lorengar/Fritz Wunderlich/Gottlob Frick/Bamberger Symphoniker/Rudolf Kempe
6:41
11
Die Fledermaus: Overture (Allegro vivace - Allegretto - Tempo di Valse - Allegro)
Sadler's Wells Opera Chorus/Sadler's Wells Opera Orchestra/Vilem Tausky
8:10
12
Il segreto di Susanna: Overture (Vivacissimo)
Sir Neville Marriner
2:44
13
Orphée aux enfers: Ouverture (Allegro con fuoco - Allegretto - Lento - Allegro vivace - Andante - Allegro)
Philharmonia Orchestra & Herbert von Karajan
9:38
Disc 2
1
Egmont, Op. 84: Overture (Sostenuto ma non troppo - Allegro)
London Classical Players/Sir Roger Norrington
6:47
2
Der Freischütz, Op. 77, J. 277: Ouverture (Adagio - Molto vivace)
Rudolf Schock/Elisabeth Grümmer /Karl Christian Kohn/Lisa Otto/Hermann Prey/Gottlob Frick/Chor der Deutschen Oper Berlin/Berliner Philharmoniker/Joseph Keilberth
9:06
3
Leichte Kavallerie
Sir Neville Marriner
7:06
4
The Merry Wives of Windsor: Overture (Andantino moderato - Allegro vivace)
Robert Heger
4:37
5
La forza del destino, Act 1: Sinfonia (Allegro)
New Philharmonia Orchestra
7:10
6
Lohengrin, WWV 75, Act 3: Prelude (Sehr lebhaft)
Mariss Jansons
2:53
7
Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg, WWV 96, Act 1: Prelude (Sehr mässig bewegt)
New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Adrian Boult
10:07
8
Hänsel und Gretel, EHWV 93/3: Prelude (Ruhige, nicht zu langsame Bewegung - Munter)
Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks/Jeffrey Tate
8:04
9
Festive Overture in A Major, Op. 96
London Philharmonic Orchestra/Andrew Litton
5:53
10
Carmen, GB 9: Prelude (Allegro giocoso)
Orchestre De L'Opéra National De Paris/Georges Prêtre
2:14
11
Candide: Overture to Act 1
André Previn
4:18
12
The Sleeping Beauty, Op. 66, TH 13, Prologue: No. 1a, Introduction
Various artists & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
2:28
13
Overture for Orchestra with Military Band, Op. 49 "1812 Overture": Largo - Allegro giusto (Excerpt)
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra & Mariss Jansons
6:03