50 BEST

50 Best Beethoven

3 Compact Disc
14 Mar 2011

Barcode: 5099994844528

Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven
Other participants: Herbert von Karajan * Riccardo Muti * Wolfganga Sawallisch * Eugen Jochum * Josef Suk * Claudio Arrau * Emil Gilels * Walter gieseking * Yehudi Menuhin * Paul Tortelier * Jacqueline du Pré * Melos Ensemble * Alban Berg Quartett a.o.

Audio sample & Tracklisting

Disc 1 
01 IV. Adagio - Allegro molto e vivace: Symphony No. 1 in C Op. 21  - Philadelphia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti 
02 III. Scherzo (Allegro): Symphony No. 2 in D Op. 36  - Philadelphia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti 
03 I. Allegro con brio: Symphony No. 3 in E Flat, Op.55 'Eroica'  - Kurt Sanderling 
04 III. Scherzo (Allegro vivace): Symphony No. 3 in E Flat, Op.55 'Eroica'  - Kurt Sanderling 
05 III. Menuetto (Allegro vivace) & Trio (Un poco meno allegro): Symphony No. 4 in B flat Op.60  - Wolfgang Sawallisch/Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra 
06 Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op.67 - I. Allegro con brio  - Philharmonia Orchestra/Kurt Sanderling 
07 V. Allegretto (Shepherds' Hymn): Symphony No. 6 in F, Op.68 'Pastoral'  - Philadelphia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti 
08 Overture: Egmont Op. 84  - Eugen Jochum/London Symphony Orchestra 
09 Poco sostenuto - Vivace: Symphony No. 7 in A, Op.92  - Wolfgang Sawallisch/Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra 
10 Allegretto: Symphony No. 7 in A, Op.92  - Wolfgang Sawallisch/Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra 
11 Allegro con brio: Symphony No. 7 in A, Op.92  - Wolfgang Sawallisch/Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra 
12 II. Allegretto scherzando: Symphony No. 8 Op. 93 (1989 Digital Remaster)  - Philharmonia Orchestra/Herbert von Karajan 
13 IV. Allegro vivace: Symphony No. 8 Op. 93 (1989 Digital Remaster)  - Philharmonia Orchestra/Herbert von Karajan 
14 Turkish March: The Ruins of Athens (Incidental Music) Op.113  - Orchestra of St Luke's/Dennis Russell Davies 
15 Ode to Joy: Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op.125 'Choral'  - James Morris/Westminster Choir/Philadelphia Orches 
Disc 2 
01 I. Allegro ma non troppo: Violin Concerto in D Op. 61 (cadenzas by Vasa Prihoda) (1988 Digital Remaster)  - Josef Suk/New Philharmonia Orchestra/Sir Adrian Bo 
02 I. Allegro con brio: Piano Concerto No. 3 in C minor Op. 37  - Claudio Arrau/Alceo Galliera 
03 Allegro: Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 5, 'Emperor' Op. 73 (1996 Digital Remaster)  - Emil Gilels/Cleveland Orchestra/George Szell 
04 I. Grave - Allegro di molto e con brio: Piano Sonata No. 8 in C Minor, Op.13 'Pathétique' (1990 Digital Remaster)  - Walter Gieseking 
05 II. Adagio cantabile: Piano Sonata No. 8 in C Minor, Op.13 'Pathétique' (1990 Digital Remaster)  - Walter Gieseking 
06 III. Rondo (Allegro): Piano Sonata No. 8 in C Minor, Op.13 'Pathétique' (1990 Digital Remaster)  - Walter Gieseking 
07 I. Adagio sostenuto (excerpt): Piano Sonata No. 14 in C Sharp Minor, Op.27 No. 2 'Moonlight'  - Dame Moura Lympany 
08 No. 25 in A Minor, WoO 59 'Für Elise': 25 Bagatelles  - Dame Moura Lympany 
09 I. Allegro: Violin Sonata No. 5 in F, Op.24 'Spring'  - Yehudi Menuhin/Jeremy Menuhin 
10 II. Adagio molto espressivo: Violin Sonata No. 5 in F, Op.24 'Spring'  - Yehudi Menuhin/Jeremy Menuhin 
11 III. Schezo (Allegro molto): Violin Sonata No. 5 in F, Op.24 'Spring'  - Yehudi Menuhin/Jeremy Menuhin 
12 IV. Rondo (Allegro ma non troppo): Violin Sonata No. 5 in F, Op.24 'Spring'  - Yehudi Menuhin/Jeremy Menuhin 
13 I. Adagio sostenuto ed esspresivo: Cello Sonata No.2 in G minor Op.5 No.2  - Paul Tortelier/Eric Heidsieck 
14 II. Polonaise: Flute Sonata in B flat  - Michel Debost/Christian Ivaldi 
15 III. Finale (Presto): Violin Sonata No. 9 in A 'Kreutzer' Op. 47  - Yehudi Menuhin/Jeremy Menuhin 
16 III. Allegro - Allegro fugato: Cello Sonata No. 5 in D, Op.102/2 (1988 Digital Remaster)  - Jacqueline du Pré/Stephen Kovacevich 
Disc 3 
01 III. Rondo (Allegro non troppo): Quintet in E Flat for Piano & Wind, Op.16 (1998 Digital Remaster)  - Melos Ensemble 
02 II. Adagio affettuoso ed appassionato (extract): String Quartet No.1 in F Op.18 No.1 (1985 Digital Remaster)  - Alban Berg Quartett 
03 III. Menuetto (Allegretto) & Trio: String Quartet No. 4 in C Minor, Op.18 (1999 - Remaster)  - Alban Berg Quartett 
04 II. Adagio: Clarinet Trio in B flat major Op. 11  - Nash Ensemble 
05 I. Allegro: Duo No. 1 for C for Clarinet & Bassoon, WoO 27 (1998 Digital Remaster)  - Melos Ensemble 
06 Tempo di Menuetto & Trio: Septet in E Flat, Op.20  - Melos Ensemble 
07 I. Entrata (Allegro): Trio for Flute, Violin & Viola in D Op.25  - Michel Debost/Serge Collot/Gérard Jarry 
08 III. Allegro molto: Trio for Flute, Violin & Viola in D Op.25  - Michel Debost/Serge Collot/Gérard Jarry 
09 March for Sextet in B Flat Major (1810), WoO 29 (1998 Digital Remaster)  - Melos Ensemble 
10 II. Largo assai ed espressivo: Piano Trio No.5 in D Op.70 No.1 "Ghost"  - Kyung-Wha Chung/Myung-Wha Chung/Myung-Whun Chung 
11 I. Poco adagio - Allegro: String Quartet No.10 in E flat "Harp" Op.74  - Hungarian Quartet 
12 III. Rondo (Allegro): Sextet in E Flat Major, Op.81b (1998 Digital Remaster)  - Melos Ensemble 
13 Finale (Presto): Octet in E flat Major, Op. 103  - Melos Ensemble 
14 Zärtliche Liebe, 'Ich liebe dich' WoO123 (Herrosse)  - Olaf Bär/Geoffrey Parsons 
15 Wonne der Wehmut Op.83 No.2 (1992 Digital Remaster)  - Elly Ameling/Dalton Baldwin 
16 XII. He promised me at parting: 12 Irish Songs WoO154 (1993 Digital Remaster)  - Victoria de los Angeles/Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau/E 
17 Kyrie: Mass in C major Op. 86 (1990 Digital Remaster)  - Elly Ameling/Dame Janet Baker/Theo Altmeyer/Marius 
18 Gloria in excelsis Deo - Gratias agimus tibi: Missa solemnis in D Op. 123, Gloria  - Carol Vaness/Waltraud Meier/Hans-Peter Blochwitz/H 
19 Et resurrexit tertia die - Credo in Spiritum Sanctum: Missa solemnis in D Op. 123, Credo  - Carol Vaness/Waltraud Meier/Hans-Peter Blochwitz/H 


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