Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 The Creation (Oratorio): Chorus: Awake the Harp Joseph Haydn 2:13
2 Symphony no. 40 in G minor, K. 550: III. Menuetto; Trio Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:59
3 Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: I. Allegro con brio Ludwig van Beethoven 4:04
4 Piano Quintet in A major, D. 667 “Trout”: III. Scherzo: Presto Franz Schubert 3:47
5 Symphony no. 31 in D major “Hornsignal”: III. Menuet; Trio Joseph Haydn 4:58
6 Piano Concerto no. 21 in C major, K. 467: II. Andante Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 4:51
7 Die Zauberflöte: Act I. Papageno’s Aria “Der Vogelfänger bin ich ja” Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 2:37
8 Symphony no. 3 in E-flat major “Eroica”: IV. Finale: Allegro molto Ludwig van Beethoven 3:33
9 Piano Concerto no. 5 in E flat, op. 73 “Emperor”: III. Rondo: Allegro (excerpt) Ludwig van Beethoven 3:11
10 Serenade in G, K. 525 “Eine kleine Nachtmusik”: I. Allegro Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:34
11 Symphony no. 100 in G major “Military”: IV. Finale; Presto Joseph Haydn 4:58
12 Symphony no. 28 in C major, K. 200: III. Menuetto; Trio Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart 3:38
13 Piano Sonata no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 27/2 “Moonlight”: I. Adagio sostenuto Ludwig van Beethoven 5:51
14 Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 “Choral”: IV. Presto Ludwig van Beethoven 3:48
15 Symphony no. 9 in C major, D. 994 “The Great”: IV. Finale: Allegro vivace Franz Schubert 4:00
16 Evensong: Die Nacht, D. 983c Franz Schubert 3:35

Credits

CD 1

violin:
William Preucil (violinist) (1990-06-12 – 1990-06-15) (track 4)
Peter Salaff (violinist) (1990-06-12 – 1990-06-15) (track 4)
cello:
Paul Katz (cellist) (1990-06-12 – 1990-06-15) (track 4)
viola:
James Dunham (viola player) (1990-06-12 – 1990-06-15) (track 4)
double bass:
James VanDemark (1990-06-12 – 1990-06-15) (track 4)
piano:
Robert Mackenzie (track 16)
John O’Conor (pianist) (track 6)
Rudolf Serkin (pianist) (track 9)
John O’Conor (pianist) (1985-05-15 – 1985-05-17) (track 13)
John O’Conor (pianist) (1990-06-12 – 1990-06-15) (track 4)
assistant producer:
Elaine Martone (engineer) (tracks 3–5)
Ronald Whitaker (track 3)
baritone vocals:
Sir Thomas Allen (baritone) (1991-07-13 – 1991-07-22) (track 7)
bass vocals:
Robert Lloyd (operatic bass) (track 14)
choir vocals:
composer:
Joseph Haydn (composer) (track 1)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (track 16)
Joseph Haydn (composer) (1765) (track 5)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1774 – 1774-11-17) (track 12)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1785 – 1785-03-09) (track 6)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1787) (tracks 10, 10)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1788 – 1788-07-25) (track 2)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (classical composer) (1791) (track 7)
Joseph Haydn (composer) (1794) (track 11)
Ludwig van Beethoven (German composer) (1801) (track 13)
Ludwig van Beethoven (German composer) (1803 – 1804) (track 8)
Ludwig van Beethoven (German composer) (1804 – 1808) (track 3)
Ludwig van Beethoven (German composer) (1809) (track 9)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (1819) (track 4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (German composer) (1822 – 1824) (track 14)
Franz Schubert (Austrian composer Franz Peter Schubert) (1825-07 – 1826-07) (track 15)
conductor:
Christoph von Dohnányi (German conductor) (tracks 8, 14–15)
Sir Charles Mackerras (Australian conductor) (tracks 6, 10)
Seiji Ozawa (conductor) (tracks 3, 9)
Robert Shaw (conductor) (tracks 1, 16)
Charles Mackerras (Australian conductor) (1986-06-12 – 1986-06-14) (track 2)
Charles Mackerras (Australian conductor) (1988-07-01 – 1988-07-07) (track 12)
Charles Mackerras (Australian conductor) (1988-11-08 – 1988-11-09) (track 5)
Charles Mackerras (Australian conductor) (1991-03-12 – 1991-03-14) (track 11)
Charles Mackerras (Australian conductor) (1991-07-13 – 1991-07-22) (track 7)
editor:
Henk Kooistra (track 4)
Everett Porter (tracks 4, 11)
engineer:
Jack Renner (engineer for Telarc) (tracks 3–4, 7, 11)
librettist:
Friedrich Schiller (German poet and playwright) (track 14)
lyricist:
mezzo-soprano vocals:
Janice Taylor (soprano) (track 14)
miscellaneous support:
Michael Bishop (Telarc engineer/producer) (track 11)
Henk Kooistra (track 4)
John Servies (technical) (track 4)
orchestra:
The Cleveland Orchestra (tracks 8, 14–15)
Prague Chamber Orchestra (1986-06-12 – 1986-06-14) (track 2)
Prague Chamber Orchestra (1988-07-01 – 1988-07-07) (track 12)
Orchestra of St. Luke’s (1988-11-08 – 1988-11-09) (track 5)
Orchestra of St. Luke’s (1991-03-12 – 1991-03-14) (track 11)
Scottish Chamber Orchestra (1991-07-13 – 1991-07-22) (track 7)
producer:
James Mallinson (producer) (tracks 4, 7, 11–12)
Elaine Martone (engineer) (track 11)
Robert Woods (classical producer) (tracks 3, 5)
soprano vocals:
Carol Vaness (soprano) (track 14)
tenor vocals:
Siegfried Jerusalem (tenor) (track 14)
recorded at:
Symphony Hall (Boston) in Boston, Massachusetts, United States (1981-01-24 – 1981-01-26) (track 3)
St. Barnabas Church (Woodside Park, Finchley, London N12) in Finchley, Barnet, London, England, United Kingdom (1985-05-15 – 1985-05-17) (track 13)
Rudolfinum (House of Artists) in Praha, Czech Republic (1986-06-12 – 1986-06-14) (track 2)
Rudolfinum (House of Artists) in Praha, Czech Republic (1988-07-01 – 1988-07-07) (track 12)
John Harms Center for the Arts, Englewood in New Jersey, United States (1988-11-08 – 1988-11-09) (track 5)
Mechanics Hall in Worcester, Massachusetts, United States (1990-06-12 – 1990-06-15) (track 4)
Usher Hall in Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom (1991-07-13 – 1991-07-22) (track 7)
edit of:
part of:
Köchelverzeichnis (original numbering) (number: 525) (track 10)
Köchelverzeichnis (sixth edition, 1964, K⁶) (number: 525) (track 10)
arrangements:
Adagio from the Moonlight Sonata, op. 27 no. 2 (for organ, Best) (track 13)
Concerto for Piano no. 21 in C major, K. 467: II. Andante (for flute, violin, cello and piano, Cramer - Munich 1836) (track 6)
Concerto for Piano no. 21 in C major, K. 467: II. Andante (for flute, violin, cello and piano, Cramer - London 1827) (track 6)
Die Nacht (track 16)
Papageno’s Song (for violin and piano, arr. Spearing and M. Cohen) (track 7)
Symphony no. 3 in E-flat major, op. 55 “Eroica”: IV. Finale. Allegro molto (arr. Hummel for flute, violin, cello and piano) (track 8)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: I. Allegro con brio (for brass, Frackenpohl) (track 3)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: I. Allegro con brio (catch all for arrangements) (track 3)
Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 “Choral”: IV. Finale. Presto – Allegro assai (arr. Kalkbrenner for piano, soloists and choir) (translated) (track 14)
The 5th (track 3)
is based on:
An die Freude (track 14)
is the basis for:
A Last Illusion (track 14)
Bismarck War: Germany: Ode to Joy (Sid Meier's Civilization V) (track 14)
Come on Europe! (track 14)
Eine Kleine Kat (track 10)
Eine kleine Nachtmusik (with lyrics by Georg Kreisler) (track 10)
Euroopa hümn (track 14)
Game Start A (Mario Bros.) (track 10)
Mephistopheles (track 13)
Moonlight (The Piano Guys) (track 13)
Ode an die Freude (track 14)
On the Fritz (Electronic derivative of Beethoven's 9th) (track 14)
Overture (tracks 13–14)
Sex’n fax (track 6)
Symphony no. 9 in D minor “Ode to Joy” (excerpt) (Stan LePard adaptation) (track 14)
The Anthem of Europe (unknown English version) (track 14)
What Is Eternal (tracks 13–14)
はっぴーにゅーいやぁ~ (ゴシックは魔法乙女) (track 14)
月光 (Mondscheinsonate+drumloops) (track 13)
later versions:
March from A Clockwork Orange (Beethoven: Ninth Symphony: Fourth Movement, abridged) (track 14)
地球交響曲-合唱- (Hanjuku Hero 4: The 7 Hanjuku Heroes) (track 14)
orchestrations:
Moonlight Sonata (orch. Stokowski) (track 13)
part of:
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67 (movement) (track 3)
Symphony no. 40 in G minor, K. 550 “Great” (2nd version) (movement) (track 2)
partial recording of:
parts:
recording of:
Symphony no. 40 in G minor, K. 550 “Great”: III. Minuetto. Allegretto & Trio (2nd version) (1986-06-12 – 1986-06-14) (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Bismarck Peace: Germany: Ode to Joy (Sid Meier's Civilization V) (track 14)
Hooked on Romance (track 13)

Release

manufactured in:the UK
illustration:Eli Beaumont (illustrator)
copyrighted by:Conifer Records Limited (not for release label use!) (in 1994)
phonographic copyright by:TELARC International Corp. (in 1994)
licensed to:Conifer Records Limited (not for release label use!)
glass mastered by:Nimbus (disc manufacturer “mastered by”)
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/10167390 [info]