Tracklist

CD 1: Symphonies No. 5 & 6 (Concertgebouw Orchestra feat. conductor: Bernard Haitink)
# Title Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67 "Fate": I. Allegro con brio 7:10
2 Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67 "Fate": II. Andante con moto 10:02
3 Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67 "Fate": III. Allegro 5:08
4 Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67 "Fate": IV. Allegro 9:07
5 Symphony no. 6 in F, op. 68 "Pastoral": I. Erwachen heiterer Empfindungen bei der Ankunft auf dem Lande: Allegro ma non troppo 12:09
6 Symphony no. 6 in F, op. 68 "Pastoral": II. Szene am Bach: (Andante molto mosso) 12:45
7 Symphony no. 6 in F, op. 68 "Pastoral": III. Lustiges Zusammensein der Landleute (Allegro) 5:58
8 Symphony no. 6 in F, op. 68 "Pastoral": IV. Gewitter, Sturm (Allegro) 3:39
9 Symphony no. 6 in F, op. 68 "Pastoral": V. Hirtengesang. Frohe und dankbare Gefühle nach dem Sturm (Allegretto) 9:31
CD 2
# Title Rating Length
1 Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral": I. Allegro ma non troppo, un poco maestoso 18:11
2 Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral": II. Molto vivace 11:51
3 Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral": III. Adagio molto e cantabile 19:59
4 Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 "Choral": IV. Presto - Allegro assai 24:41
CD 3
# Title Rating Length
1 Piano Concerto no. 4 in G major, op. 58: I. Allegro moderato 20:09
2 Piano Concerto no. 4 in G major, op. 58: II. Andante con moto 5:49
3 Piano Concerto no. 4 in G major, op. 58: III. Rondo (Vivace) 10:17
4 Piano Concerto no. 5 in E-flat major, op. 73 "Emperor": I. Allegro 20:40
5 Piano Concerto no. 5 in E-flat major, op. 73 "Emperor": II. Adagio un poco mosso 8:08
6 Piano Concerto no. 5 in E-flat major, op. 73 "Emperor": III. Rondo (Allegro) 11:11
CD 4
# Title Rating Length
1 Violin Concerto in D major, op. 61: I. Allegro ma non troppo 26:06
2 Violin Concerto in D major, op. 61: II. Larghetto 9:33
3 Violin Concerto in D major, op. 61: III. Rondo (Allegro) 10:23
4 Romance for violin & orchestra no. 1 in G major, op. 40 8:05
5 Romance for violin & orchestra no. 2 in F major, op. 50 9:27
CD 5
# Title Rating Length
1 Piano Sonata no. 8 in C minor, op. 13 "Pathétique": I. Grave - Allegro di molto e con brio 9:08
2 Piano Sonata no. 8 in C minor, op. 13 "Pathétique": II. Adagio cantabile 6:21
3 Piano Sonata no. 8 in C minor, op. 13 "Pathétique": III. Rondo (Allegro) 4:31
4 Piano Sonata no. 23 in F minor, op. 57 "Appassionata": I. Allegro assai 11:12
5 Piano Sonata no. 23 in F minor, op. 57 "Appassionata": II. Andante con moto 7:23
6 Piano Sonata no. 23 in F minor, op. 57 "Appassionata": III. Allegro ma non troppo 8:13
7 Piano Sonata no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 27 no. 2 "Moonlight": I. Adagio sostenuto 6:54
8 Piano Sonata no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 27 no. 2 "Moonlight": II. Allegretto 2:27
9 Piano Sonata no. 14 in C-sharp minor, op. 27 no. 2 "Moonlight": III. Presto agitato 7:48

Credits

CD 1: Symphonies No. 5 & 6 (Concertgebouw Orchestra feat. conductor: Bernard Haitink)

composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1804 – 1808) (tracks 1–4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1808) (tracks 5–9)
conductor:
Bernard Haitink (conductor) (1986-04) (tracks 1–9)
orchestra:
Koninklijk Concertgebouworkest (1986-04) (tracks 1–9)
arrangements:
Finale from Symphony no. 5 (arr. Woodhouse) (track 4)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, S. 464 no. 5: IV. Allegro (for piano solo, Liszt) (track 4)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: I. Allegro con brio (catch all for arrangements) (track 1)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: I. Allegro con brio (for brass, Frackenpohl) (track 1)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: II. Andante con moto (for brass, Frackenpohl) (track 2)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: III. Allegro (for brass, Frackenpohl) (track 3)
Symphony no. 5 in C minor, op. 67: IV. Allegro (for brass, Frackenpohl) (track 4)
The 5th (track 1)
is the basis for:
クライシス第4楽章 (Parodius) (track 4)
later versions:
part of:
recording of:

CD 2

bass vocals:
Hans Sotin (operatic bass) (1986-10) (track 4)
choir vocals:
Chicago Symphony Chorus (1986-10) (track 4)
chorus master:
Margaret Hillis (chorus master) (1986-10) (track 4)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1822 – 1824) (tracks 1–4)
conductor:
Sir Georg Solti (conductor) (1986-10) (tracks 1–4)
contralto vocals:
Reinhild Runkel (1986-10) (track 4)
librettist:
Friedrich Schiller (German poet and playwright) (track 4)
orchestra:
Chicago Symphony Orchestra (1986-10) (tracks 1–4)
soprano vocals:
Jessye Norman (soprano) (1986-10) (track 4)
tenor vocals:
Robert Schunk (tenor) (1986-10) (track 4)
recorded at:
Medinah Temple in Chicago, Illinois, United States (1986-10) (tracks 1–4)
arrangements:
is based on:
An die Freude (track 4)
is the basis for:
A Last Illusion (track 4)
Beethoven (track 2)
Euroopa hümn (track 4)
Ode an die Freude (track 4)
On the Fritz (Electronic derivative of Beethoven's 9th) (track 4)
Overture (track 4)
Symphony no. 9 in D minor “Ode to Joy” (excerpt) (Stan LePard adaptation) (track 4)
The Anthem of Europe (unknown English version) (track 4)
What Is Eternal (track 4)
later versions:
March from A Clockwork Orange (Beethoven: Ninth Symphony: Fourth Movement, abridged) (track 4)
Symphony no. 9 in D minor, op. 125 “Choral”: II. Molto vivace - Presto (arranged by Mahler for large orchestra) (track 2)
地球交響曲-合唱- (Hanjuku Hero 4: The 7 Hanjuku Heroes) (track 4)
part of:
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Romance (track 3)

CD 3

piano:
Vladimir Ashkenazy (Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist) (1983-11) (tracks 1–6)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1804 – 1807) (tracks 1–3)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1809) (tracks 4–6)
conductor:
Zubin Mehta (conductor) (1983-11) (tracks 1–6)
orchestra:
Wiener Philharmoniker (1983-11) (tracks 1–6)
recorded at:
Sofiensaal in Wien, Austria (1983-11) (tracks 4–6)
arrangements:
is the basis for:
part of:
recording of:

CD 4

recorded in:
violin:
Henryk Szeryng (violinist) (1970-09) (tracks 4–5)
Henryk Szeryng (violinist) (1973-04-26 – 1973-04-27) (tracks 1–3)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1798) (track 5)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1800 – 1802) (track 4)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1806) (tracks 1–3)
conductor:
Bernard Haitink (conductor) (1970-09) (tracks 4–5)
Bernard Haitink (conductor) (1973-04-26 – 1973-04-27) (tracks 1–3)
orchestra:
Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra (1970-09) (tracks 4–5)
Koninklijk Concertgebouworkest (1973-04-26 – 1973-04-27) (tracks 1–3)
recorded at:
part of:
arrangements:
Romance (track 5)
Romance for Violin and Orchestra no. 1 in G major, op. 40 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
is the basis for:
later versions:
part of:
recording of:

CD 5

piano:
Claudio Arrau (pianist) (1962-06) (tracks 7–9)
Claudio Arrau (pianist) (1963-09) (tracks 1–3)
Claudio Arrau (pianist) (1965-09) (tracks 4–6)
composer:
Ludwig van Beethoven (1798) (tracks 1–3)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1801) (tracks 7–9)
Ludwig van Beethoven (1804 – 1806) (tracks 4–6)
phonographic copyright by:
Philips Classics Productions (not for release label use!—classical music division of Polygram, reorganized as Philips Music Group in 1997) (1964) (tracks 1–3)
Philips Classics Productions (not for release label use!—classical music division of Polygram, reorganized as Philips Music Group in 1997) (1966) (tracks 7–9)
Philips Classics Productions (not for release label use!—classical music division of Polygram, reorganized as Philips Music Group in 1997) (1967) (tracks 4–6)
recorded at:
Concertgebouw (Amsterdam) in Amsterdam, Noord-Holland, Netherlands, Kingdom of the Netherlands (1965-09) (tracks 4–6)
arrangements:
is the basis for:
Concerto (track 2)
Great Expectations (track 2)
Interludio (track 2)
Mephistopheles (track 7)
Moonlight (The Piano Guys) (track 7)
Overture (tracks 1, 7)
This Night (track 2)
What Is Eternal (track 7)
月光 (Mondscheinsonate+drumloops) (track 7)
orchestrations:
Moonlight Sonata (orch. Stokowski) (track 7)
part of:
recording of:
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Romance (tracks 2, 7)