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50 Relaxing Classics by Classic FM

49 songs (4 hours and 37 minutes) Released on 1 January 2012
1
Elgar: Variations on an Original Theme, Op.36 "Enigma" - 9. Nimrod (Adagio)
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Norman Del Mar & Edward Elgar
3:55
2
Albinoni: Adagio for Strings and Organ in G minor
Maria Teresa Garatti & I Musici
6:57
3
Orff: Carmina Burana - 3. Cour d'amours - "In trutina"
Lynne Dawson, San Francisco Symphony, Herbert Blomstedt & Carl Orff
2:34
4
Saint-Saëns: Symphony No.3 in C minor, Op.78 "Organ Symphony" - 1b. Poco adagio
Peter Hurford, Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal & Charles Dutoit
9:31
5
Mozart: Clarinet Concerto in A, K622 - 2. Adagio
Emma Johnson, English Chamber Orchestra & Raymond Leppard
7:32
6
Beethoven: Piano Sonata No.8 in C minor, Op.13 -"Pathétique" - 2. Adagio cantabile
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Ludwig van Beethoven
4:57
7
Fauré: Cantique de Jean Racine, Op.11
Choir Of St. John's College, Cambridge, Stephen Cleobury & George Guest
5:43
8
Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto In E Minor, Op.64, MWV O14 - 2. Andante
Nicola Benedetti
8:35
9
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.5 in E flat major Op.73 -"Emperor" - 2. Adagio un poco mosso
Sir Clifford Curzon, Wiener Philharmoniker & Hans Knappertsbusch
8:16
10
J.S. Bach: Concerto for 2 Violins, Strings, and Continuo in D minor, BWV 1043 - 2. Largo ma non tanto
Arthur Grumiaux, Herman Krebbers, Les Solistes Romands, Arpad Gérecz & Johann Sebastian Bach
6:39
11
Canteloube: Chants d'Auvergne - 2. Bailero
Kiri Te Kanawa, English Chamber Orchestra & Jeffrey Tate
6:39
12
Mozart: Piano Concerto No.21 in C Major, K.467 - 2. Andante
Radu Lupu, English Chamber Orchestra, Uri Segal & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
7:13
13
Bellini: Norma / Act 1 - "Casta Diva"
Dame Joan Sutherland, London Symphony Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra & Richard Bonynge
6:28
14
Warlock: Capriol Suite - 2. Pavane
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Sir Neville Marriner
2:10
15
Lotti: Crucifixus (8-Part) (Album Version)
The Sixteen & Harry Christophers
3:05
16
Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis
Iona Brown, Trevor Connah, Stephen Shingles, Kenneth Heath, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Sir Neville Marriner
15:13
17
Mozart: Serenade In G, K.525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik" - 2. Romance (Andante)
Wiener Philharmoniker, Karl Böhm & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
5:54
18
Shostakovich: The Gadfly, Op.97 - 3. Youth (Romance)
Erez Ofer, The Philadelphia Orchestra & Riccardo Chailly
2:59
19
Beethoven: Symphony No.6 in F, Op.68 -"Pastoral" - 5. Hirtengesang. Frohe und dankbare Gefühle nach dem Sturm: Allegretto
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Bernard Haitink
9:31
20
Barber: Adagio For Strings, Op.11/2
Baltimore Symphony Orchestra & David Zinman
8:44
21
Gounod, J.S. Bach: Ave Maria, CG89a (from Bach Prelude in C, BWV 846)
Ben Hulett, Helen Tunstall, Choir of New College Oxford & Edward Higginbottom
2:52
22
Mozart: Ave verum corpus, K.618
The Choir of King's College, Cambridge, James Vivian, Stephen Cleobury & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
3:36
23
Gluck: Orfeo ed Euridice Wq. 30 - Vienna Version (1762) / Act 2 - Ballo (Dance of the Blessed Spirits)
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden & Sir Georg Solti
7:29
24
Coates: By The Sleepy Lagoon
East Of England Orchestra & Malcolm Nabarro
4:03
25
Beethoven: Bagatelle in A Minor, WoO 59 -"Für Elise"
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Ludwig van Beethoven
2:58
26
Pachelbel: Canon and Gigue in D major, P.37
The Academy of Ancient Music & Christopher Hogwood
5:14
27
Vaughan Williams: Fantasia on Greensleeves
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Sir Neville Marriner
4:28
28
Bruckner: Locus Iste (Album Version)
The Sixteen & Harry Christophers
2:54
29
Satie: 3 Gymnopédies - No.1
Pascal Rogé
3:09
30
Whitacre: Lux Aurumque
Eric Whitacre & Eric Whitacre Singers
4:15
31
Liszt: Liebestraum No.3 in A flat, S.541 No.3
Jorge Bolet
4:55
32
Massenet: Thaïs / Act 2 - Méditation
Joshua Bell, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Andrew Litton & Jules Massenet
5:13
33
Grieg: Peer Gynt, Op.23 - Incidental Music - No. 13 Morning Mood
Gothenburg Symphony Orchestra & Neeme Järvi
4:11
34
Satie: Gnossiennes - No. 1 - Lent
Pascal Rogé
3:46
35
Chopin: 12 Etudes, Op.10 - No.3 in E Major - "Tristesse"
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
4:20
36
Grieg: Peer Gynt, Op.23 - Incidental Music - No.19. Solveig's song
Mary-Anne Haeggander, San Francisco Symphony, Herbert Blomstedt & Edvard Grieg
5:34
37
J.S. Bach: St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244 / Part Two - No.39 Aria (Alto): "Erbarme dich"
Marie-Claude Chappuis, Gewandhausorchester Leipzig & Riccardo Chailly
5:45
38
Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Incidental Music, Op.61, MWV M 13 - No.7 Notturno
London Symphony Orchestra, Peter Maag & Felix Mendelssohn
6:25
39
Chopin: Nocturne No.2 In E Flat, Op.9 No.2
Maria João Pires & Frédéric Chopin
4:29
40
Delius: On hearing the first Cuckoo in Spring
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Sir Neville Marriner
5:42
41
Ravel: Pavane pour une infante défunte - Orchestral version
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Sir Neville Marriner
6:21
42
Lloyd Webber: Requiem - Pie Jesu
Anthony Way, Barbara Bonney, Choir Of Uppingham School, Daniel Phillips, English Sinfonia & Neil Page
3:00
43
Copland: Quiet City
Celia Nicklin, Michael Laird, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Sir Neville Marriner
8:41
45
Elgar: Sospiri, Op.70
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Sir Neville Marriner
4:49
46
Butterworth: The Banks of Green Willow
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Sir Neville Marriner
6:06
47
Delibes: Lakmé / Act 1 - "Viens, Mallika, ... Dôme épais" (Flower Duet)
Dame Joan Sutherland, Jane Berbié, Orchestre National de l'Opéra de Monte-Carlo & Richard Bonynge
5:58
48
Holst: The Planets, Op. 32 - 2. Venus, the Bringer of Peace
Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal & Charles Dutoit
9:35
49
R. Strauss: Morgen, Op.27, No.4
Kiri Te Kanawa & Sir Georg Solti
3:04
50
Mozart: Serenade in B flat, K.361 "Gran partita" - 3. Adagio
Netherlands Wind Ensemble & Edo de Waart
5:38