Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 [applause]
[no artist] 0:36
2 Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral": I. Allegro ma non troppo, un poco maestoso
Ludwig van Beethoven 17:32
3 Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral": II. Molto vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 12:31
4 Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral": III. Adagio molto e cantabile
Ludwig van Beethoven 18:01
5 Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral": IV. Presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 7:32
6 Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral": IV. Allegro assai (final chorus from Schiller’s "Ode to Joy")
Ludwig van Beethoven 21:25
7 [applause]
[no artist] 1:03

Credits

CD 1

bass vocals:
Peter Lika (operatic bass) (1989-03-17) (track 6)
choir vocals:
Philharmonischer Chor München (1989-03-17) (track 6)
chorus master:
Josef Schmidhuber (1989-03-17) (track 6)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1822 – 1824) (tracks 2–6)
conductor:
Sergiu Celibidache (Romanian conductor) (1989-03-17) (tracks 2–6)
contralto vocals:
Doris Soffel (mezzo soprano) (1989-03-17) (track 6)
librettist:
Friedrich Schiller (German poet and playwright) (tracks 5–6)
orchestra:
Münchner Philharmoniker (1989-03-17) (tracks 2–6)
recording engineer:
Peter Jütte (tracks 1–7)
Michael Kempff (tracks 1–7)
soprano vocals:
Helen Donath (soprano) (1989-03-17) (track 6)
tenor vocals:
Siegfried Jerusalem (tenor) (1989-03-17) (track 6)
recorded at:
Philharmonie im Gasteig in Munich, Bayern, Germany (1989-03-17) (tracks 2–6)
arrangements:
is based on:
An die Freude (tracks 5–6)
is the basis for:
A Last Illusion (tracks 5–6)
Beethoven (track 3)
Beethoven’s New 9th (tracks 5–6)
Euroopa hümn (tracks 5–6)
Ode an die Freude (tracks 5–6)
On the Fritz (Electronic derivative of Beethoven's 9th) (tracks 5–6)
Overture (tracks 5–6)
Symphony no. 9 in D minor "Ode to Joy" (excerpt) (Stan LePard adaptation) (tracks 5–6)
The Anthem of Europe (tracks 5–6)
What Is Eternal (tracks 5–6)
later versions:
March from A Clockwork Orange (Beethoven: Ninth Symphony: Fourth Movement, abridged) (tracks 5–6)
Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral": II. Molto vivace - Presto (arranged by Mahler for large orchestra) (track 3)
Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral": IV. Finale. Presto - Allegro assai (arranged by Mahler for large orchestra) (tracks 5–6)
地球交響曲-合唱- (Hanjuku Hero 4: The 7 Hanjuku Heroes) (tracks 5–6)
live partial recording of:
live recording of:
part of:
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Romance (track 4)