Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphonie No. 9 d-moll, op. 125: I. Allegro ma non troppo, un poco maestoso
Ludwig van Beethoven 15:36
2 Symphonie No. 9 d-moll, op. 125: II. Molto vivace
Ludwig van Beethoven 10:26
3 Symphonie No. 9 d-moll, op. 125: III. Adagio molto e cantabile
Ludwig van Beethoven 15:54
4 Symphonie No. 9 d-moll, op. 125: IV. Presto
Ludwig van Beethoven 6:07
5 Symphonie No. 9 d-moll, op. 125: V. Presto - 'Ode to Joy', Allegro assai
Ludwig van Beethoven 18:14

Credits

CD 1

alto vocals:
Agnes Baltsa (mezzo-soprano) (track 5)
balance engineer:
Günter Hermanns (producer/engineer) (1983-09-20 – 1983-09-27) (tracks 1–5)
baritone vocals:
José van Dam (track 5)
bass vocals:
José van Dam (1983-09) (track 5)
choir vocals:
Wiener Singverein (1983-09) (track 5)
chorus master:
Helmuth Froschauer (1983-09) (track 5)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1822 – 1824) (tracks 1–5)
conductor:
Herbert von Karajan (1983-09-20 – 1983-09-27) (tracks 1–5)
contralto vocals:
Aγνή Mπάλτσα (mezzo-soprano) (1983-09) (track 5)
executive producer:
Günther Breest (tracks 1–5)
librettist:
Friedrich Schiller (German poet and playwright) (tracks 4–5)
orchestra:
Berliner Philharmoniker (1983-09-20 – 1983-09-27) (tracks 1–5)
producer:
Michel Glotz (tracks 1–5)
soprano vocals:
Janet Perry (1983-09) (track 5)
tenor vocals:
Vinson Cole (1983-09) (track 5)
recorded at:
Berliner Philharmonie in Berlin, Germany (1983-09-20 – 1983-09-27) (tracks 1–5)
arrangements:
is based on:
An die Freude (tracks 4–5)
is the basis for:
A Last Illusion (tracks 4–5)
Beethoven (track 2)
Beethoven’s New 9th (tracks 4–5)
Euroopa hümn (tracks 4–5)
Ode an die Freude (tracks 4–5)
On the Fritz (Electronic derivative of Beethoven's 9th) (tracks 4–5)
Overture (tracks 4–5)
Symphony no. 9 in D minor "Ode to Joy" (excerpt) (Stan LePard adaptation) (tracks 4–5)
The Anthem of Europe (tracks 4–5)
What Is Eternal (tracks 4–5)
later versions:
March from A Clockwork Orange (Beethoven: Ninth Symphony: Fourth Movement, abridged) (tracks 4–5)
Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral": II. Molto vivace - Presto (arranged by Mahler for large orchestra) (track 2)
Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral": IV. Finale. Presto - Allegro assai (arranged by Mahler for large orchestra) (tracks 4–5)
地球交響曲-合唱- (Hanjuku Hero 4: The 7 Hanjuku Heroes) (tracks 4–5)
part of:
partial recording of:
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Romance (track 3)