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Dinner Party: 111 Pieces Of Classical Music For Entertaining

110 songs (9 hours and 43 minutes) Released on 1 January 2012
1
Chopin: Nocturne No.2 in E flat, Op.9 No.2
Claudio Arrau & Frédéric Chopin
4:47
2
Handel: Water Music Suite No.2 in D, HWV 349 - 12. Alla Hornpipe
Concertgebouw Chamber Orchestra & Simon Preston
3:17
3
Gershwin: Rhapsody In Blue
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra & André Previn
13:49
4
Mozart: Serenade in G, K.525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik" - 1. Allegro
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Sir Neville Marriner & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
5:45
5
Handel: Solomon, HWV 67 - Arrival Of The Queen Of Sheba
The English Concert & Trevor Pinnock
3:07
6
Chopin: Polonaise No.7 in A flat, Op.61 Polonaise-Fantaisie
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
13:59
7
Mahler: Symphony No. 1 in D Major - 2. Kräftig bewegt
Symphonieorchester des Bayerischen Rundfunks, Rafael Kubelik & Gustav Mahler
7:00
8
Verdi: Rigoletto / Act 3 - "La donna è mobile" - "E là il vostr'uomo"
Luciano Pavarotti, Nicolai Ghiaurov, Orchestra del Teatro Comunale di Bologna & Riccardo Chailly
2:46
9
Elgar: Salut d'amour, Op. 12 (Arr. Cello & Piano)
Lynn Harrell & Bruno Canino
3:04
10
Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez for Guitar and Orchestra - 2. Adagio
Pepe Romero, Christine Pendrill, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Sir Neville Marriner
11:31
11
Bizet: Carmen / Act 2 - "La fleur que tu m'avais jetée"
Mario del Monaco, L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande & Thomas Schippers
2:55
12
Chopin: Mazurka No.1 in F sharp minor Op.6 No.1
Jean-Marc Luisada
3:09
13
Chopin: Mazurka No.2 in C sharp minor Op.6 No.2
Jean-Marc Luisada
2:32
15
Puccini: Turandot / Act 3 - Nessun dorma!
Luciano Pavarotti, Tom Krause, Pier Francesco Poli, Piero de Palma, The John Alldis Choir, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Zubin Mehta & Giacomo Puccini
6:50
16
Fauré: Pavane, Op.50
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Sir Neville Marriner
6:32
17
Telemann: Tafelmusik - Banquet Music In 3 Parts / Production 1 - 3. Concert In A Major, TWV 53:A2 - 1. Largo
Musica Antiqua Köln & Reinhard Goebel
4:33
18
Chopin: Mazurka No.14 in G minor Op.24 No.1
Jean-Marc Luisada
2:53
19
Beethoven: Bagatelle in A Minor, WoO 59 -"Für Elise"
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Ludwig van Beethoven
3:00
20
Brahms: Hungarian Dance No.1 In G Minor, WoO 1 (Orchestrated By Johannes Brahms)
Berliner Philharmoniker & Herbert von Karajan
2:49
21
Mendelssohn: Overture "A Midsummer Night's Dream", Op.21
Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal & Charles Dutoit
12:24
22
Satie: Gnossiennes - No. 1 - Lent
Reinbert de Leeuw
5:36
23
Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto In E Minor, Op.64, MWV O14 - 1. Allegro molto appassionato
Kyung Wha Chung, Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal & Charles Dutoit
12:10
24
Verdi: Messa da Requiem - 2b. Tuba mirum - 2c. Mors Stupebit
Martti Talvela, Wiener Staatsopernchor, Wiener Philharmoniker & Sir Georg Solti
3:02
25
Handel: Music For The Royal Fireworks, HWV351 (1749) - La Réjouissance
The English Concert & Trevor Pinnock
2:01
26
Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a - 1. Miniature Overture
Wiener Philharmoniker, Herbert von Karajan & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
3:35
27
Offenbach: Les Contes d'Hoffmann / Act 3 - Barcarolle "Belle nuit, ô nuit d'amour"
Susanne Marsee, Beverly Sills, London Symphony Orchestra, Julius Rudel, The John Alldis Choir & John Alldis
4:17
28
Chopin: Nocturne No.4 in F, Op.15 No.1
Claudio Arrau & Frédéric Chopin
5:04
29
Liszt: Années de pèlerinage: 1e année: Suisse, S.160 - 1. La Chapelle de Guilaume Tell
Alfred Brendel
5:45
30
Shostakovich: Jazz Suite No.1 - 3. Foxtrot
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Riccardo Chailly
3:40
31
Chopin: Nocturne No.3 in B, Op.9 No.3
Claudio Arrau & Frédéric Chopin
7:11
32
Holst: The Planets, Op. 32 - 2. Venus, The Bringer of Peace
Wiener Philharmoniker & Herbert von Karajan
8:21
33
Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a - Dance Of The Sugar-Plum Fairy
Berliner Philharmoniker & Herbert von Karajan
1:39
34
Tchaikovsky: The Sleeping Beauty, Suite, Op.66a, TH.234 - Waltz
Wiener Philharmoniker, Herbert von Karajan & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
4:08
35
Chopin: Nocturne No.1 In B Flat Minor, Op.9 No.1
Claudio Arrau & Frédéric Chopin
5:44
36
Scarlatti: Sonata In E Major, Kk.135 - Allegro
Ivo Pogorelich
4:14
37
Brahms: 2 Rhapsodies Op.79 - No.2 In G Minor, Op.79
Wilhelm Kempff & Johannes Brahms
7:13
38
J.S. Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No.3 In G, BWV 1048 - 3. Allegro
Hedwig Bilgram, Münchener Bach-Orchester & Karl Richter
5:00
39
Bizet: Carmen / Act 1 - "L'amour est un oiseau rebelle" (Havanaise)
Regina Resnik, Choeur Du Grand Theatre De Geneve, L'Orchestre de la Suisse Romande & Thomas Schippers
3:58
40
Saint-Saëns: Le Carnaval des Animaux, R. 125 - Tortues
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra & André Previn
1:28
41
Beethoven: Music To Goethe's Tragedy "Egmont" Op.84
Berliner Philharmoniker, Ferenc Fricsay & Ludwig van Beethoven
8:55
42
Chopin: Nocturne No.5 in F sharp, Op.15 No.2
Claudio Arrau & Frédéric Chopin
3:46
43
Saint-Saëns: Le Carnaval des Animaux, R. 125 - Le Cygne
Anne Martindale Williams, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra & André Previn
3:12
44
J.S. Bach: Brandenburg Concerto No.1 In F, BWV 1046 - 3. Allegro
Karl-Heinz Schneeberger, Manfred Clement, Hermann Baumann, Werner Meyendorf, Karl Kolbinger, Hedwig Bilgram, Münchener Bach-Orchester & Karl Richter
4:22
45
Dvorák: Serenade for Strings in E, Op.22 - 1. Moderato
The Cleveland Orchestra & Vladimir Ashkenazy
4:44
46
Dvorák: Serenade for Strings in E, Op.22 - 2. Tempo di valse
The Cleveland Orchestra & Vladimir Ashkenazy
7:11
47
Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez for Guitar and Orchestra - 1. Allegro con spirito
Pepe Romero, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Sir Neville Marriner
5:57
48
Handel: Water Music Suite No.1 in F - 6. Menuet
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Sir Neville Marriner
3:06
49
Chopin: Nocturne No.6 in G minor, Op.15 No.3
Claudio Arrau & Frédéric Chopin
4:42
50
Pachelbel: Canon in D, P.37
Edward Brewer & Orpheus Chamber Orchestra
4:11
51
Satie: 3 Gymnopédies - No.1
Pascal Rogé
3:08
52
Shostakovich: Jazz Suite No.2 - 6. Waltz II
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Riccardo Chailly
3:44
53
Scarlatti: Sonata In E Major, Kk.20 - Presto
Ivo Pogorelich
3:31
54
Ponchielli: La Gioconda / Act 3 - Dance of the Hours
Berliner Philharmoniker & Herbert von Karajan
10:27
55
Mozart: Don Giovanni, K.527 - Arranged And Edited By Kurt Soldan / Act 1 - Ouvertura (Live)
Gürzenich-Orchester Kölner Philharmoniker & Wolfgang Sawallisch
6:03
56
Chopin: Nocturne No.7 in C sharp minor, Op.27 No.1
Claudio Arrau & Frédéric Chopin
5:26
57
Liszt: Années de pèlerinage: 2ème année: Italie, S.161 - 2. Il Penseroso
Alfred Brendel
4:11
58
Tchaikovsky: Nutcracker Suite, Op.71a, TH.35 - The Nutcracker Op.71 Waltz Of The Flowers
Wiener Philharmoniker, Herbert von Karajan & Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
5:59
59
J. Strauss II: Der Zigeunerbaron, Operetta in 3 Acts / Act 1 - Overture
Berliner Philharmoniker & Herbert von Karajan
8:12
60
Mozart: Serenade in G, K.525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik" - 2. Romance (Andante)
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Sir Neville Marriner & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
6:06
61
Mozart: Serenade in G, K.525 "Eine kleine Nachtmusik" - 4. Rondo (Allegro)
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, Sir Neville Marriner & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
3:03
62
Elgar: Chanson de Matin, Op.15, No.2
London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult & Edward Elgar
3:19
63
Chopin: Waltz No.10 in B Minor, Op.69, No.2
Vladimir Ashkenazy & Frédéric Chopin
3:45
64
Vivaldi: Concerto for Violin and Strings in F, Op.8, No.3, R.293 "L'autunno" - 1. Allegro (Ballo, e canto de' villanelli)
Alison Bury, Nigel North, The Academy of Ancient Music & Christopher Hogwood
5:02
65
Vivaldi: Concerto for Violin and Strings in E, Op.8, No.1, RV.269 "La Primavera" - 1. Allegro
Christopher Hirons, Nigel North, The Academy of Ancient Music & Christopher Hogwood
3:29
66
Vivaldi: Concerto for Violin and Strings in E, Op.8, No.1, R.269 "La Primavera" - 3. Allegro (Danza pastorale)
Christopher Hirons, Nigel North, The Academy of Ancient Music & Christopher Hogwood
3:55
67
Chopin: Nocturne No.8 in D flat, Op.27 No.2
Claudio Arrau & Frédéric Chopin
6:18
68
Verdi: Messa da Requiem - 5. Agnus Dei
Dame Joan Sutherland, Marilyn Horne, Wiener Staatsopernchor, Wiener Philharmoniker & Sir Georg Solti
4:53
69
Fauré: Trois Romances sans paroles, Op.17 - 3. Andante moderato
Kun-Woo Paik
2:43
70
Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet, Op.64 / Act 1 - 13. Dance Of The Knights
Kirov Orchestra, St Petersburg & Valery Gergiev
5:25
71
Grieg: Holberg Suite, Op. 40 - 2. Sarabande (Andante)
The National Philharmonic Orchestra & Willi Boskovsky
4:44
72
Dvorák: Humoresque, Op.101, No.7
Joseph Cooper
3:05
73
Chopin: Mazurka No.4 in E flat minor Op.6 No.4
Jean-Marc Luisada
0:59
74
J.S. Bach: English Suite No.2 In A Minor, BWV 807 - 4. Sarabande
Ivo Pogorelich
7:54
75
J.S. Bach: Partita No.4 in D , BWV 828 - 5. Sarabande
Vladimir Ashkenazy
5:36
76
Verdi: Libiamo ne'lieti calici
Ileana Cotrubas, Plácido Domingo, Chor der Bayerischen Staatsoper München, Bavarian State Orchestra & Carlos Kleiber
3:02
77
Delibes: Lakmé / Act 1 - "Viens, Mallika, ... Dôme épais"
Dame Joan Sutherland, Jane Berbié, Orchestre National de l'Opéra de Monte-Carlo & Richard Bonynge
6:04
78
Liszt: Liebestraum No.3 in A Flat Major, S.541
Jorge Bolet & Franz Liszt
4:51
79
Verdi: Nabucco / Act 3 - "Va, pensiero" (Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves)
Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor, Wiener Staatsopernorchester & Lamberto Gardelli
4:46
80
Shostakovich: Aphorisms, Op.13 - 3. Nocturne
Vladimir Ashkenazy
1:48
81
Schubert: Auf dem Wasser zu singen, D.774
Renée Fleming & Christoph Eschenbach
4:00
82
Granados: Spanish Dance Op.37, No.5 - "Andaluza"
Eduardo Fernández
4:11
83
Telemann: Tafelmusik - Banquet Music In 3 Parts / Production 1 - 2. Quatuor In G major - 3. Gratioso
Musica Antiqua Köln & Reinhard Goebel
2:52
84
Respighi: Pines of Rome - The Pines of the Janiculum (I pini del Gianicolo)
The Cleveland Orchestra, Lorin Maazel & Ottorino Respighi
6:50
85
Respighi: Pines of Rome - The Pines of Villa Borghese (I pini di Villa Borghese)
The Cleveland Orchestra, Lorin Maazel & Ottorino Respighi
2:48
86
Chopin: Mazurka No.5 in B flat Op.7 No.1
Jean-Marc Luisada
2:34
87
Puccini: Gianni Schicchi - "O mio babbino caro"
Renée Fleming, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Charles Mackerras & Giacomo Puccini
2:50
88
Beethoven: String Quartet In D, Op.18 No.3 - 2. Andante con moto
Emerson String Quartet & Ludwig van Beethoven
7:09
89
Handel: Water Music Suite No.1 in F - 3. Allegro - Andante - Allegro
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Sir Neville Marriner
7:40
90
Ravel: Pavane Pour Une Infante Defunte, M.19 (Arr. for Oboe & Orchestra)
Albrecht Mayer, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Mathias Mönius
5:53
91
Mozart: Requiem In D Minor, K.626 - 3. Sequentia: I. Dies irae
Hans Haselböck, Wiener Philharmoniker, Karl Böhm & Konzertvereinigung Wiener Staatsopernchor
2:01
92
Holst: St. Paul's Suite, Op. 29 No.2, H 118 - 2. Ostinato: Presto
St. Paul Chamber Orchestra & Christopher Hogwood
1:41
93
J.S. Bach: Cello Suite No.1 In G Major, BWV 1007 - 1. Prélude
Pierre Fournier & Johann Sebastian Bach
2:50
94
Schubert: Piano Trio No.2 in E flat, Op.100 D.929 - 2. Andante con moto
Beaux Arts Trio & Franz Schubert
8:58
95
Brahms: Symphony No. 3 In F Major, Op. 90 - 3. Poco allegretto
Berliner Philharmoniker & Herbert von Karajan
5:55
96
Telemann: Tafelmusik - Banquet Music In 3 Parts / Production 1 - 2. Quatuor In G major - 4. Allegro
Musica Antiqua Köln & Reinhard Goebel
8:20
97
Beethoven: Symphony No.7 In A, Op.92 - 1. Poco sostenuto - Vivace
Berliner Philharmoniker, Herbert von Karajan & Ludwig van Beethoven
11:14
98
Dvorák: Symphony No.9 in E minor, Op.95 "From the New World" - 1. Adagio - Allegro molto
London Symphony Orchestra & Witold Rowicki
11:30
99
Mozart: Symphony No.40 In G Minor, K.550 - 1. Molto allegro
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Josef Krips
9:34
100
Beethoven: Symphony No.5 in C minor, Op.67 - 1. Allegro con brio
Wiener Philharmoniker & Claudio Abbado
7:53
101
Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro, K.492 - Overture
Orchester der Deutschen Oper Berlin & Karl Böhm
4:17
102
Shostakovich: The Gadfly, Op.97 - 3. Youth (Romance)
Erez Ofer, The Philadelphia Orchestra & Riccardo Chailly
2:59
103
Dvorák: 8 Slavonic Dances, Op.46 - No.1 in C (Presto)
The Cleveland Orchestra & Christoph von Dohnányi
3:59
104
Dvorák: 8 Slavonic Dances, Op.72 - No.2 in E minor (Allegretto grazioso)
The Cleveland Orchestra & Christoph von Dohnányi
6:17
105
Schubert: Ave Maria, "Ellens Gesang III", D839
Elly Ameling & Dalton Baldwin
5:46
106
Verdi: La traviata / Act 2 - "O mio rimorso!"
Joseph Calleja, Orchestra Sinfonica di Milano Giuseppe Verdi & Riccardo Chailly
2:53
107
J. Strauss II: Wiener Blut, Op.354
Berliner Philharmoniker & Herbert von Karajan
9:23
108
Rachmaninov: Fourteen Songs, Op.34 - 14. Vocalise
Renée Fleming, English Chamber Orchestra & Jeffrey Tate
5:39
109
Handel: Water Music Suite No.1 in F, HWV 348 - 5. Air
Academy of St. Martin in the Fields & Sir Neville Marriner
3:18
110
Wagner: Der fliegende Holländer - Overture
Wiener Philharmoniker & Christoph von Dohnányi
11:30
111
Telemann: Tafelmusik - Banquet Music In 3 Parts / Production 1 - 3. Concert In A Major, TWV 53:A2 - 2. Allegro
Musica Antiqua Köln & Reinhard Goebel
8:17