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The 50 Most Essential Winter Classics

50 songs (3 hours and 22 minutes) Released on 22 March 2011
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The Four Seasons (Le quattro stagioni), Op. 8 - Violin Concerto No. 4 in F Minor, RV 297, "Winter" (L'inverno): I. Allegro non molto
Emmy Verhey, Camerata Antonio Lucio and Alun Francis
3:26
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The Four Seasons (Le quattro stagioni), Op. 8 - Violin Concerto No. 4 in F Minor, RV 297, "Winter" (L'inverno): II. Largo
Emmy Verhey, Camerata Antonio Lucio and Alun Francis
2:01
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The Four Seasons (Le quattro stagioni), Op. 8 - Violin Concerto No. 4 in F Minor, RV 297, "Winter" (L'inverno): III. Allegro
Emmy Verhey, Camerata Antonio Lucio and Alun Francis
3:08
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The Snow Maiden, Incidental Music, Op. 12: I. Introduction: Moderato assai
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra and Neeme Järvi
5:36
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The Snow Maiden, Incidental Music, Op. 12: II. Entr'acte: Moderato assai
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra and Neeme Järvi
1:19
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The Snow Maiden, Incidental Music, Op. 12: III. Melodrama: Andantino, quasi allegretto
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra and Neeme Järvi
4:58
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The Snow Maiden, Incidental Music, Op. 12: IV. Dance of the Buffoons: Allegro vivace
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra and Neeme Järvi
5:02
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Children's Corner, L 113: IV. The Snow is Dancing
Peter Schmalfuss
2:36
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Symphony No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 13, "Winter Daydreams": I. Dreams of a Winter Journey: Allegro tranquillo
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra and Neeme Järvi
11:31
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Symphony No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 13, "Winter Daydreams": II. Land of Desolation, Land of Mists: Adagio cantabile, ma non tanto
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra and Neeme Järvi
10:04
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Symphony No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 13, "Winter Daydreams": III. Scherzo: Allegro scherzando, giocoso
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra and Neeme Järvi
7:34
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Symphony No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 13, "Winter Daydreams": IV. Finale: Andante lugubre - Allegro maestoso
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra and Neeme Järvi
11:06
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The Seasons, Op. 37b: January - At the Fireside: Moderato semplice ma espressivo
State Symphony Capella of Russia
5:20
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The Seasons, Op. 37b: February - Carnival: Allegro giusto
State Symphony Capella of Russia
2:57
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The Seasons, Op. 37b: November - Troika Drive: Allegro moderato
State Symphony Capella of Russia
2:48
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The Seasons, Op. 37b: December - Christmas: Tempo di Valse
State Symphony Capella of Russia
4:49
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Les Patineurs Valse (The Skater's Waltz), Op. 183
London Philharmonic Orchestra
2:43
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The Nutcracker, Op. 71a: March
Bonn Classical Philharmonic and Heribert Beissel
2:27
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The Nutcracker, Op. 71a: Waltz of the Snowflakes:
Bonn Classical Philharmonic and Heribert Beissel
6:33
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The Nutcracker, Op. 71a: In the Christmas Tree
Bonn Classical Philharmonic and Heribert Beissel
4:02
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The Nutcracker, Op. 71a: Trepak (Russian Dance)
Bonn Classical Philharmonic and Heribert Beissel
1:09
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The Nutcracker, Op. 71a: Dance of the Sugar-Plum Fairy
Bonn Classical Philharmonic and Heribert Beissel
2:14
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Ave Maria (after J.S. Bach)
London Philharmonic Orchestra, London Philharmonic Choir and David Parry
2:34
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Snowstorm Suite: I. Troika
Hermitage Museum Orchestra and Alexander Titov
3:02
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Snowstorm Suite: II. Waltz
Hermitage Museum Orchestra and Alexander Titov
4:16
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Snowstorm Suite: III. Spring and Autumn
Hermitage Museum Orchestra and Alexander Titov
3:01
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Snowstorm Suite: IV. Romance
Hermitage Museum Orchestra and Alexander Titov
5:14
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Snowstorm Suite: V. Pastorale
Hermitage Museum Orchestra and Alexander Titov
2:30
29
Snowstorm Suite: VI. Military March
Hermitage Museum Orchestra and Alexander Titov
2:26
30
Snowstorm Suite: VII. Wedding
Hermitage Museum Orchestra and Alexander Titov
3:16
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Snowstorm Suite: VIII. Echoes of Waltz
Hermitage Museum Orchestra and Alexander Titov
1:53
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Snowstorm Suite: IX. Winter Road
Hermitage Museum Orchestra and Alexander Titov
2:46
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Préludes, Book 1: Des pas sur la neige (Footprints in the Snow)
Elisso Bolkvadze
4:44
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Winter Journey, D. 911: Good Night
Martti Talvela and Ralf Gothóni
5:37
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Winter Journey, D. 911: Numbness
Martti Talvela and Ralf Gothóni
2:49
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Winter Journey, D. 911: The Hurdy-Gurdy Man
Martti Talvela and Ralf Gothóni
4:05
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Album for the Young, Op. 68: No. 39 in C Minor, "Winterzeit 2"
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra & Dirk Joeres
3:45
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Concerto in G Minor for Flute, Bassoon and Strings, RV 439, "La Notte": I. Largo - Presto Fantasmi - Largo - Presto
Clas Pehrsson, Michael McCraw and Drottningholm Baroque Ensemble
4:36
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Concerto in G Minor for Flute, Bassoon and Strings, RV 439, "La Notte": II. Largo, "Il Sonno"
Clas Pehrsson, Michael McCraw and Drottningholm Baroque Ensemble
1:57
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Concerto in G Minor for Flute, Bassoon and Strings, RV 439, "La Notte": III. Allegro
Clas Pehrsson, Michael McCraw and Drottningholm Baroque Ensemble
3:00
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Études, Op. 25: No. 11 in A Minor, "Winter Whirlwind"
Andrei Ivanovich
3:48
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The Snow Maiden, Suite: I. Prologue: Andante sostenuto
Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra
4:25
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The Snow Maiden, Suite: II. Dance of the Birds: Allegro
Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra
3:09
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The Snow Maiden, Suite: III. The Procession: Allegro alla Marcia
Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra
1:57
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The Snow Maiden, Suite: IV. Dance of the Clowns: Vivace
Malaysian Philharmonic Orchestra
3:37
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The Valkyrie: Winterstürme wichen dem Wonnemond
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra & Hans Swarowsky
9:38
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A Winter's Tale, Four Vignettes: I. Siciliana: Andantino
Stockholm Sinfonietta
3:26
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A Winter's Tale, Four Vignettes: II. Intermezzo: Allegro leggiero
Stockholm Sinfonietta
1:21
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A Winter's Tale, Four Vignettes: III. Pastoral: Allegretto pastorale
Stockholm Sinfonietta
2:16
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A Winter's Tale, Four Vignettes: IV. Epilogue: Andante
Stockholm Sinfonietta
3:31