album

The Essential Beethoven

11 songs (1 hour and 17 minutes) Released on 5 August 2002
1
I. Allegro con brio from Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67 (Excerpt)
George Szell
7:34
2
Piano Sonata No. 20 in G Major, Op. 49, No. 2: Il Tempo di Menuetto
Lazar Berman
3:29
3
Für Elise, Wo0.59
Philippe Entremont
2:58
4
I. Adagio sostenuto from Sonata No. 14 in C-sharp minor for Piano, Op. 27, No. 2 "Moonlight" (Excerpt)
Robert Casadesus
5:14
5
Turkish March from Ruins of Athens, Op. 113
Eugene Ormandy, The Philadelphia Orchestra & Ludwig van Beethoven
1:52
6
III. Rondo: Allegro from Concerto in D Major for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 61 (Excerpt)
Zino Francescatti
10:05
7
II. Adagio cantabile from Sonata No. 8 for Piano in C minor, Op. 13 "Pathétique" (Excerpt)
Rudolf Serkin
5:53
8
IV. Allegro molto from Quartet No. 9 in C Major for Strings, Op. 59, No. 3 "Rasumovsky" (Excerpt)
Budapest String Quartet
6:20
9
III. Rondo: Allegro from Concerto No. 5 in E-flat Major for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 73 "Emperor" (Excerpt)
George Szell & Leon Fleisher
9:37
10
Fidelio, Op. 72: Overture
George Szell & Ludwig van Beethoven
6:11
11
Presto - Recitativo: O Freunde, nicht diese Tone! (Final Chorus on Schiller's "Ode to Joy") from Symphony No. 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral" (Excerpt)
George Szell & The Cleveland Orchestra
17:51