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100 Best Classics

100 Titres (11 heures et 8 minutes)
1
Solomon, HWV 67, Act 3: Sinfonia
Sir Thomas Beecham
3:12
2
Violin Concerto in E Major, RV 269, "La primavera": I. Allegro (from "Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione", Op. 8, No. 1)
Fabio Biondi
3:03
3
Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D Major, BWV 1068: II. Air ('Air on the G string')
Ton Koopman
5:34
4
Piano Concerto No. 21 in C Major, K. 467, 'Elvira Madigan': II. Andante
Maria-João Pires
2:04
5
Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 67: I. Allegro con brio
Nikolaus Harnoncourt & Ludwig van Beethoven
7:20
6
Symphony No. 6 in B Minor, Op. 74 "Pathétique": III. Allegro molto vivace
Philharmonia Orchestra & Riccardo Muti
8:46
7
Peer Gynt, Op. 23, Act IV: No. 13, Prelude. Morning Mood
Paavo Järvi
4:12
8
Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, 'Choral', Op. 125: IV. Presto - Allegro assai
Simon Rattle & Ludwig van Beethoven
6:18
9
Carmina Burana: Fortuna Imperatrix Mundi - O Fortuna
Riccardo Muti
2:44
10
The Planets, Op. 32, H. 125: IV. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity
Philharmonia Orchestra & Sir Simon Rattle
8:09
11
Piano Concerto No. 3 in D Minor, Op. 30: I. Allegro ma non tanto
Antonio Pappano
16:47
12
Finlandia, Op. 26
Paavo Berglund
8:06
13
Die Walküre, WWV 86B, Act 3: Walkürenritt
Mariss Jansons
4:47
14
Boléro, M. 81
Sir Simon Rattle
16:07
15
Pomp and Circumstance, Op. 39: I. March No. 1 in D Major
Yehudi Menuhin
5:53
16
Radetzky March, Op. 228
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
3:45
17
Piano Concerto No. 1 in B-Flat Minor, Op. 23: I. Allegro non troppo e molto maestoso
Boris Berezovsky
18:46
18
Orphée et Eurydice, Wq. 41, Act 2: Ballet des ombres heureuses. Lent, très doux (Arr. for Violin & Piano)
Renaud Capuçon
3:44
19
Canon & Gigue in D Major: I. Canon
Jean-François Paillard
6:12
20
Clarinet Concerto in A Major, K. 622: II. Adagio
Sabine Meyer
6:34
21
Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: I. Aria
Nicholas Angelich
5:19
22
Adagio in G Minor
Jean-François Paillard
9:06
23
Piano Sonata No. 14 in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 27 No. 2, "Moonlight": I. Adagio sostenuto
Stephen Kovacevich & Ludwig van Beethoven
6:34
24
Concerto for Flute & Harp in C Major, K. 299/297c: II. Andantino
Jean-Francois Paillard
9:45
25
Symphony No. 3 in F Major, Op. 90: III. Poco allegretto
Sir Simon Rattle
6:44
26
Violin Concerto No. 2 in E Minor, Op. 64: I. Allegro molto appassionato
Renaud Capuçon
12:47
27
Horn Concerto No. 4 in E-Flat Major, K. 495: III. Rondo (Allegro vivace)
Barry Tuckwell & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
3:36
28
Symphony No. 9 in E Minor, Op. 95, "From the New World": IV. Allegro con fuoco
Carlo Maria Giulini
11:25
29
Romeo and Juliet, Suite No. 2, Op. 64ter: I. The Montagues and Capulets
Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France, Paavo Järvi & State Academic Mariinsky Theatre Choir
3:58
30
Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 61: I. Allegro ma non troppo
Renaud Capuçon
24:27
31
Concierto de Aranjuez: II. Adagio
Angel Romero
10:48
32
Symphony No. 5 in C-Sharp Minor, Part. 3: IV. Adagietto (Sehr langsam)
Sir Simon Rattle
9:34
33
Enigma Variations, Op. 36: IX. Nimrod
Andrew Davis
4:14
34
Má Vlast, JB 1/112: II. Die Moldau
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra & Libor Pesek
11:58
35
L'Apprenti sorcier
Michel Plasson
11:08
36
Les Pêcheurs de perles, Act 1: "Au fond du temple saint" (Nadir, Zurga)
Pierre Dervaux
5:26
37
Rusalka, Op. 114, B. 203, Act 1: "Mesicku na nebi hlubokém" (Rusalka)
Stefan Soltesz
5:55
38
Lakmé, Act 1: "Dôme épais, le jasmin" (Lakmé, Mallika)
Mady Mesplé feat. Danielle Millet
3:30
39
Carmen, Act 2: "La fleur que tu m'avais jetée...Non, tu ne m'aimes pas" (Carmen, José)
Georges Prêtre
7:48
40
Orfeo ed Euridice, Wq. 30: No. 22 "Che farò senza Euridice?" (Orfeo)
Riccardo Muti
5:30
41
Norma, Act 1: "Casta diva" (Norma, Chorus)
Maria Callas
6:59
42
Tosca, Act 2: "Vissi d'arte" (Tosca)
Maria Callas
3:13
43
Gianni Schicchi: "O mio babbino caro" (Lauretta)
Montserrat Caballé
2:41
44
Die lustige Witwe: Lippen schweigen
Diana Damrau
3:11
45
Madama Butterfly, Act 1: "Vogliatemi bene, un bene piccolino" (Butterfly, Pinkerton)
Angela Gheorghiu, Jonas Kaufmann, Orchestra dell' Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia, Roma & Antonio Pappano
7:15
46
Nabucco, Act 3: "Va pensiero, sull`ali dorate" (Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves)
Riccardo Muti
5:15
47
Rigoletto, Act 3 Scene 2: "La donna è mobile" (Duca)
Rolando Villazon
2:04
48
Serse, HWV 40, Act 1: "Frondi tenere... Ombra mai fu" (Serse)
Joyce DiDonato
3:44
49
Ave Maria, D. 839
Barbara Bonney feat. Geoffrey Parsons
6:19
50
Minuit, Chrétiens
Barbara Hendricks
5:13
51
Turandot, Act 3: "Nessun dorma" (Calaf)
The Three Tenors feat. Los Angeles Philharmonic & Luciano Pavarotti
3:24
52
Le nozze di Figaro, K. 492: Sinfonia
Riccardo Muti
3:58
53
Cantata No. 147, "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben", BWV 147: X. Jesus bleibet meine Freude (Chorus)
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
2:39
54
Slavonic Dances, Op. 72, B. 83: II. Dumka (Allegretto grazioso)
Lorin Maazel
2:36
55
Suite in D Major: Prince of Denmark's March "Trumpet Voluntary" (Arr. Defaye for Trumpet and Organ)
Maurice André feat. Jane Parker-Smith
2:52
56
Toccata and Fugue in D Minor, BWV 565
Marie-Claire Alain
8:39
57
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Incidental Music, Op. 61: No. 9, Wedding March (Allegro vivace)
André Previn
5:09
58
Guillaume Tell: Overture (Andante - Allegro)
Carlo Maria Giulini
12:23
59
Keyboard Suite in D Minor, HWV 437: III. Sarabande (Orch. Hale)
Alexander Briger
3:27
60
The Nutcracker, Op. 71, Act 2: No. 13, Waltz of the Flowers
André Previn
6:55
61
La scala di seta: Overture
Antonio Pappano
6:24
62
Fantasia on Greensleeves for Flute, Harp and Strings
Richard Hickox
4:50
63
Suite bergamasque, L. 75: III. Clair de lune (Andante très expressif)
Kun Woo Paik
5:43
64
Swan Lake, Op. 20, Act 2: No. 10, Scène (Moderato)
London Symphony Orchestra/André Previn & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
2:46
65
6 Gnossiennes: No. 5, Modéré
Anne Queffélec
3:54
66
Piano Concerto No. 1 in E Minor, Op. 11: II. Romanze - Larghetto
Maria-João Pires
9:39
67
4 Impromptus D. 899: No. 3 in G-Flat Major
Maria João Pires
1:55
68
Waltz No. 9 in A-Flat Major, Op. 69 No. 1
Samson François
4:19
69
An der schönen blauen Donau, Op. 314
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
11:23
70
2 Pieces from Kuolema, Op. 44: I. Valse Triste (Lento)
Paavo Järvi
4:48
71
Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor, Op. 18: II. Adagio sostenuto
Hélène Grimaud
11:56
72
Suite for Variety Orchestra: VII. Waltz No. 2
Paavo Järvi
3:53
73
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11
London Symphony Orchestra & André Previn
9:34
74
Scheherazade, Op. 35: II. The Kalendar Prince
Seiji Ozawa
11:52
75
Thaïs, Act 2: Méditation (Andante religioso)
Renaud Capuçon
5:17
76
Prince Igor, Act 2: No. 17 Polovstian Dances
Rafael Kubelik
10:59
77
Gayaneh: Sabre Dance (Highlights from the Ballet)
Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France, Paavo Järvi & State Academic Mariinsky Theatre Choir
2:29
78
Romeo & Juliet, Fantasy Overture
Philharmonia Orchestra & Riccardo Muti
19:31
79
Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Op. 92: II. Allegretto
Sir Simon Rattle & Ludwig van Beethoven
8:25
80
Concerto for 2 Violins in D Minor, BWV 1043: II. Largo ma non tanto
Anne-Sophie Mutter
7:46
81
Main Theme (From "Schindler's List")
Tasmin Little
5:06
82
Symphony No. 8 in B Minor, D. 759, 'Unfinished': I. Allegro moderato
Nikolaus Harnoncourt
15:56
83
Symphony No. 6 in F Major, Op. 68, "Pastoral": V. Hirtengesang - Frohe und dankbare Gefühle nach dem Sturm (Allegretto)
London Classical Players
8:45
84
4 Coronation Anthems: No. 1 Zadok the Priest, HWV 258
John Eliot Gardiner
7:05
85
Mass in B Minor, BWV 232: I. Kyrie, (a) Kyrie eleison (Chorus)
Philippe Herreweghe
9:18
86
Miserere (Excerpt)
Stephen Cleobury feat. Timothy Beasley-Murray
5:48
87
Deutsche Messe, D. 872: No. 5, Zum Sanctus, "Heilig! heilig! heilig!" (Sehr langsam)
Wolfgang Sawallisch
2:30
88
Les Contes d'Hoffmann, Act 4: "Belle nuit, ô nuit d'amour" (Barcarolle) [Nicklausse, Giulietta, Chorus]
Sylvain Cambreling feat. Jessye Norman & Ann Murray
4:23
89
L'enfance du Christ, Op. 25, H. 130, Part 2: The Shepherds' Farewell
André Cluytens
3:50
90
St. Cecilia Mass in G Major: IV. Sanctus
Georges Prêtre
5:33
91
14 Romances, Op. 34: XIV. Vocalise (Lentamente molto cantabile)
Natalie Dessay
5:20
92
Mass No. 17 in C Minor, K. 427/417a, "Great Mass": I. Kyrie
Louis Langrée
6:40
93
Cantique de Jean Racine, Op. 11
Paavo Järvi
4:53
94
Messa da Requiem: IX. Ingemisco
Ildar Abdrazakov
3:21
95
Ave verum corpus, K. 618
Hilliard Ensemble/Choir of King's College, Cambridge/Cambridge Classical Players/Roy Goodman/Stephen Layton/Stephen Cleobury & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
3:03
96
Messiah, HWV 56, Part 3: "I Know That My Redeemer Liveth" (Soprano)
Emmanuelle Haïm
5:59
97
Stabat Mater, RV 621: I. Stabat Mater dolorosa (Alto)
Fabio Biondi
3:23
98
Requiem in D Minor, Op. 48: IV. Pie Jesu (Adagio)
Philippe Jaroussky
3:37
99
Requiem in D Minor, K. 626: III. Sequentia "Lacrimosa"
Carlo Maria Giulini
3:39
100
Messiah, HWV 56, Part 2: "Hallelujah!" (Chorus)
Emmanuelle Haïm
3:38