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40 Most Beautiful Classical Anthems

40 songs (2 hours and 21 minutes) Released on 9 December 2008
1
Carmina Burana: Fortuna imperatrix mundi - I. "O Fortuna"
Zubin Mehta
2:30
2
Die Walküre, WWV 86B, Act 3: The Ride of the Valkyries
Daniel Barenboim
5:22
3
Nabucco, Act 3: "Va, pensiero" (Chorus of The Hebrew Slaves)
Rizzi
3:38
4
5 Pomp and Circumstance Marches, Op. 39: No .1 in D Major (Land of Hope and Glory)
Andrew Davis feat. BBC Symphony Orchestra
6:19
5
Toccata & Fugue in D Minor, BWV 565: I. Toccata
Marie-Claire Alain
2:27
6
Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 67: I. Allegro con brio
Joseph Keilberth
8:46
7
Coronation Anthem No. 1, Zadok the Priest, HWV 258
John Eliot Gardiner
3:03
8
Turandot, Act 3: "Nessun dorma (Calaf)
Plácido Domingo
3:26
9
Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30: I. Opening (Excerpt)
Alain Lombard
1:34
10
Romeo and Juliet [A Narrative Suite from The Complete Ballet] Op.64 - Act 1 No.13 : Dance of The Knights
Toronto Symphony Orchestra & Jukka-Pekka Saraste
4:10
11
1812 Overture Op.49 : Finale
Zubin Mehta & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
3:42
12
Le quattro stagioni (The Four Seasons), Violin Concerto in G Minor, Op. 8 No. 1, RV 315, "Spring": I. Allegro
Claudio Scimone & Antonio Vivaldi
3:29
13
Messiah, HWV 56, Part 2: "Hallelujah" (Chorus)
Raymond Leppard
4:03
14
Jerusalem
Andrew Davis
2:23
15
The Planets Op. 32: I. Mars, the Bringer of War
Andrew Davis
6:44
16
Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125, "Choral": IV. Presto - Allegro assai - "Ode to Joy" (Excerpt)
Daniel Barenboim
0:54
17
Pictures at an Exhibition: I. Promenade
James Conlon
1:40
18
Symphony No.3 in C minor Op.78, 'Organ' : III Maestoso - Allegro
Jean Martinon
2:29
19
Aïda, Act 2: "Gloria all'Egitto, ad Iside" (Chorus - Triumphal Scene)
Carlo Rizzi
1:43
20
Le quattro stagioni (The Four Seasons), Violin Concerto in G Minor, Op. 8 No.2, RV 315, "Summer": III. Presto, tempo impetuoso d'estate
Claudio Scimone
2:46
21
Radio 4 UK Theme
BBC Symphony Orchestra
5:29
22
The Planets, Op. 32: IV. Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity (Excerpt)
Andrew Davis
1:52
23
Enigma Variations, Op. 36: IX. Nimrod
Andrew Davis
4:14
24
Fantasia on Greensleeves
Andrew Davis
4:32
25
Dambusters March
BBC Symphony Orchestra feat. David Parry
4:08
26
Sailing By (Radio 4, Shipping Forecast theme)
BBC Symphony Orchestra feat. David Parry
2:31
27
By the Sleepy Lagoon [Desert Island Discs theme]
BBC Symphony Orchestra
3:57
28
My Native Heath : IV Barwick Green [The Archers theme]
BBC Symphony Orchestra feat. David Parry
3:16
29
Fantasia on British Sea Songs : Sailor's Hornpipe [Excerpt]
BBC Symphony Orchestra feat. David Parry
2:11
30
Entry of the Gladiators Op.68
Václav Neumann
2:44
31
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11
Lawrence Foster feat. Orchestre Philharmonique De Monte-Carlo
3:39
32
Tannhäuser : Act 1 Overture
Marek Janowski
3:04
33
Finlandia Op.26
Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra
7:43
34
Karelia Suite, Op. 11: I. Intermezzo
Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
3:09
35
Te Deum, H. 146: I. Prélude
Michel Corboz, Orchestra Of The Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon & Chorus Of The Gulbenkian Foundation, Lisbon
2:03
36
Carmen, Act 1: Prelude
Alain Lombard
3:30
37
Bolero
Alain Lombard
2:24
38
Il Trovatore : Act 2 "Vedi! le fosche [Chorus] - 'Anvil Chorus'
Carlo Rizzi feat. Chorus of the National Academy of Saint Cecilia & Orchestra of the National Academy of Saint Cecilia
2:49
39
Gayaneh Suite No.3 : V Sabre Dance
Alexander Lazarev
2:20
40
Rule Britannia!
Andrew Davis feat. BBC Singers, BBC Symphony Chorus, BBC Symphony Orchestra & Bryn Terfel
4:25