Annotation

Annotation last modified on 2014-09-30 09:50 UTC.

Tracklist

CD 1: 1897-1907
CD 2: 1908-1917
CD 3: 1918-1927
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Martern aller Arten (Die Entführung aus dem Serail, Act II)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 6:22
2 Suite Algérienne: Marche militaire française
Camille Saint‐Saëns 3:40
3 Depuis le jour (Louise, Act III)
Gustave Charpentier 4:38
4 Slavonic Dance no. 1 in G minor, op. 46 no. 2
Antonín Dvořák 3:34
5 Pays merveilleux... O paradis (L’Africaine, Act IV)
Giacomo Meyerbeer 3:18
6 La donna è mobile (Rigoletto, Act III)
Giuseppe Verdi 2:41
7 L’onore! Ladri! (Falstaff, Act I)
Giuseppe Verdi 3:21
8 Liebestraum no. 3 in A-flat
Franz Liszt 3:50
9 Waltz in D-flat major, op. 64 no. 1
Frédéric Chopin 2:44
10 Prelude in G-sharp minor, op. 28 no. 12
Frédéric Chopin 1:09
11 Der Rosenkavalier: The Marschallin Dismisses Octavian (Act I)
Richard Strauss 2:30
12 Donde lieta usci (La Boheme, Act III)
Giacomo Puccini 3:01
13 The Planets: III. Mercury, the Winged Messenger
Gustav Holst 3:35
14 La Fleur que tu m’avais jetée (Carmen, Act II)
Georges Bizet 3:48
15 Oh for the Wings of a Dove (From Hear My Prayer)
Felix Mendelssohn 2:25
16 Recuerdos de la Alhambra (Tremolo Study)
Francisco Tárrega 3:25
17 Now Sleeps the Crimson Petal
Roger Quilter 2:08
18 Nun zäume Dein Ross... Hojotoho! (Die Walküre, Act II)
Richard Wagner 4:15
19 Ritorna vincitor! (Aida, Act I)
Giuseppe Verdi 5:50
20 Ah! Si, ben mio (Il Trovatore, Act III)
Giuseppe Verdi 3:36
21 Einsam in trüben Tagen (Lohengrin, Act I)
Richard Wagner 4:16
22 Bella figlia dell’amore (Rigoletto, Act III)
Giuseppe Verdi 4:22
CD 4: 1928-1937
CD 5: 1938-1947
CD 6: 1948-1957
CD 7: 1958-1967
CD 8: 1968-1977
CD 9: 1978-1987
CD 10: 1988-1997
CD 11: A Documentary History of EMI Classics

Credits

CD 3: 1918-1927

recorded in:
Berlin, Germany (1919) (track 1)
London, England, United Kingdom (1922) (track 4)
violin:
Jacques Thibaud (1922) (track 4)
piano:
Harold Craxton (1922) (track 4)
additional librettist:
Johann Gottlieb Stephanie ('The Younger') (track 1)
arranger:
Fritz Kreisler (violinist / composer) (track 4)
composer:
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (track 10)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (track 1)
Francisco Tárrega (track 16)
Fryderyk Chopin (composer) (1846 – 1847) (track 9)
Richard Wagner (1846 – 1848) (track 21)
Antonín Dvořák (1878) (track 4)
Roger Quilter (1904 – 1905) (track 17)
Roger Quilter (1908) (track 17)
Richard Strauss (German composer) (1910) (track 11)
Gustav Holst (1914 – 1916) (track 13)
conductor:
Manfred Gurlitt (1919) (track 1)
Richard Strauss (German composer) (1926-04-13) (track 11)
librettist:
Richard Wagner (track 21)
lyricist:
orchestra:
orchestrator:
Richard Strauss (German composer) (1925) (track 11)
soprano vocals:
Maria Ivogün (1919) (track 1)
recorded at:
Queen’s Hall in London, England, United Kingdom (1926-04-13) (track 11)
arrangement of:
arrangements:
Mercury, The Messenger (Arranged for organ) (track 13)
The Planets, op. 32: III. Mercury, the Winged Messenger (for brass quintet and organ) (track 13)
The Planets, op. 32: III. Mercury, the Winged Messenger (for wind ensemble, Romano) (track 13)
Valse, op. 64 no. 1 (The Minute Waltz) (for trombone and piano, Jacobsen) (track 9)
Waltz no. 6 in D-flat major, op. 64 no. 1 "Minute Waltz" (arranged by Michałowski) (track 9)
Waltz no. 6 in D-flat major, op. 64 no. 1 "Minute Waltz" (catchall work for all unspecified transcriptions. Please do not add an arranger AR to this work, create a new arrangement work instead) (track 9)
宇宙めぐり (track 13)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Étude (Mike Oldfield instrumental) (track 16)
later versions:
orchestration of:
part of:
Der Rosenkavalier, TrV 227b, AV 112 (1926 film score) (track 11)
Waltzes, op. 64 (track 9)
3 Songs, op. 3 (track 17)
The Planets Suite for Orchestra, op. 32 (with "Pluto" by Colin Matthews) (track 13)
The Planets, op. 32 (original version) (track 13)
recording of:
Slavonic Dance no. 1 in G minor (for violin and piano, Kreisler) (1922) (track 4)
Der Rosenkavalier, TrV 227b: Marschallin's Monologue (1926 film) (1926-04-13) (track 11)