Karajan, Herbert von

Essential Beethoven

2 Compact Disc
3 Aug 2009

Barcode: 5099969544521

Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven
Other participants: Herbert von Karajan * Neville Marriner * Walter Gieseking * Sviatoslav Richter * David Oistrach * Yehudi Menuhin * Riccardo Muti * Claudioa Arrau * a.o.

Audio sample & Tracklisting

Disc 1 
01 Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op.67 - I. Allegro con brio  - Philharmonia Orchestra/Kurt Sanderling 
02 I. Adagio sostenuto: Piano Sonata No. 14 in C Sharp Minor, Op.27 No. 2 'Moonlight'  - Dame Moura Lympany 
03 V. Allegretto (Shepherds' Hymn): Symphony No. 6 in F, Op.68 'Pastoral'  - Philadelphia Orchestra/Riccardo Muti 
04 Piano Concerto No. 5 in E Flat, Op.73 'Emperor' - II. Adagio un poco mosso (1989 Digital Remaster)  - Walter Gieseking/Philharmonia Orchestra/Alceo Gall 
05 III. Rondo (Allegro) - conclusion: Violin Concerto in D, Op.61 (1988 Digital Remaster)  - Josef Suk/Sir Adrian Boult/New Philharmonia Orches 
06 II. Scherzo (Assai vivace) - Presto: Piano Sonata No. 29 in B Flat Major, Op.106 `Hammerklavier` (2003 - Remaster)  - Christoph Eschenbach 
07 Turkish March: Die Ruinen von Athen, Op.113  - Orchestra of St Luke's/Dennis Russell Davies 
08 Theme: Vivace - Variation 1: Alla marcia maestoso: 32 Variations on a Waltz by Anton Diabelli in C, Op.120  - Peter Donohoe 
09 IV. Rondo (Allegro ma non troppo): Violin Sonata No. 5 in F, Op.24 'Spring'  - Yehudi Menuhin/Jeremy Menuhin 
10 Allegretto: Symphony No. 7 in A, Op.92  - Wolfgang Sawallisch/Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra 
11 Rondo a capriccio in G, Op.129 'Rage over a lost penny'  - Dame Moura Lympany 
12 Quartett - Mir ist so wunderbar: Fidelio (1988 Digital Remaster)  - Herbert von Karajan/Berliner Philharmoniker 
13 Coriolan Overture, Op.62  - Philharmonia Orchestra/Kurt Sanderling 
14 II. Largo: Triple Concerto for Violin, Cello & Piano in C Major, Op.56 (1996 - Remaster)  - Sviatoslav Richter/David Oistrakh/Mstislav Rostrop 
15 Fantasia in C Minor for Piano, Orchestra & Chorus, Op.80 - conclusion (1998 - Remaster)  - Sir Alexander Gibson/John Lill/Scottish National O 
Disc 2 
01 I. Allegro con brio: Symphony No. 3 in E Flat, Op.55 'Eroica'  - Kurt Sanderling 
02 No. 25 in A Minor, WoO 59 'Für Elise': 25 Bagatelles  - Dame Moura Lympany 
03 II. Adagio cantabile: Piano Sonata No. 8 in C Minor, Op.13 'Pathétique' (1990 Digital Remaster)  - Walter Gieseking 
04 Overture: Egmont Overture, Op.84  - Kurt Sanderling 
05 Allegro assai - opening: Piano Sonata No. 23 in F Minor, Op.57 'Appassionata' (1991 Digital Remaster)  - Claudio Arrau 
06 No. 2 in F, Op.50: Romances (1988 Digital Remaster)  - Josef Suk/Sir Neville Marriner/Academy of St Marti 
07 Tempo di Menuetto & Trio: Septet in E Flat, Op.20  - Melos Ensemble 
08 Minuet in G, WoO 10 No. 2  - Dame Moura Lympany 
09 II. Scherzo (Allegro) & Coda: Piano Trio in B Flat, Op.97 'Archduke' (1996 Digital Remaster)  - David Oistrakh/Sviatoslav Knushevitsky/Lev Oborin 
10 O welche Lust!: Fidelio (1988 Digital Remaster)  - Herbert von Karajan/Berliner Philharmoniker 
11 III. Finale (Presto): Violin Sonata No. 9 in A, Op.47 'Kreutzer'  - Yehudi Menuhin/Jeremy Menuhin 
12 II. Allegretto scherzando: Symphony No. 8 in F, Op.93  - Philharmonia Orchestra/Kurt Sanderling 
13 Ode to Joy: Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op.125 'Choral'  - James Morris/Westminster Choir/Philadelphia Orches 


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