The Great Composers and Their Music (Marshall Cavendish)

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Annotation

There are different country and format releases of this series with sometimes different numbering (eg. UK Liszt piano concertos appear here as volume 12, but are volume 23 in Australia) and sometimes different performers (the LPs tend to feature earlier recordings).

Annotation last modified on 2018-04-28 10:50 .

Releases

# Release Artist Format Tracks Date Country Label Catalog# Barcode
0 A Selection of Classical Highlights from The Great Composers Various Artists CD 15 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company)
1 The Great Composers, Volume 1: Symphony No. 5 in C minor, Op. 67 Ludwig van Beethoven; Wiener Symphoniker, Otto Klemperer CD 4 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 01 [none]
2 The Great Composers, Volume 2: Brahms: Symphony no. 1 in C minor, op. 68 Brahms; Symphony Orchestra of the South West German Radio Baden-Baden, Jascha Horenstein CD 4 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 02 [none]
3 The Great Composers, Volume 3: Chopin - Piano Recital Chopin CD 12 Marshall Cavendish (imprint is a vertically-oriented “M over C” logo) CCD 03 [none]
4 Piano Concerto no. 1 in B flat minor opus 23 / ‘Romeo and Juliet’ Fantasy Overture Tchaikovsky; Boston Symphony Orchestra, Sir Colin Davis, Claudio Arrau 12" Vinyl 4 Philips 410 481-1 [none]
4 The Great Composers, Volume 4: Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1 in B flat minor, Op. 23 Tchaikovsky; Prague Symphony Orchestra, Utah Symphony Orchestra CD 4 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 04 [none]
5 The Great Composers, Volume 5: Schubert: Symphony No. 5, Symphony No. 8 Franz Schubert; Philharmonia Hungarica, Peter Maag CD 6 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 05 [none]
6 The Great Composers, No. 6: Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61 Beethoven; Susanne Lautenbacher, Westfälisches Sinfonie-Orchester, Hubert Reichert CD 3 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 06 [none]
6 The Great Composers, No. 6: Beethoven: Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 61 Beethoven; Susanne Lautenbacher, Westfälisches Sinfonie-Orchester, Hubert Reichert CD 3 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 06 [none]
7 The Great Composers, Volume 7: Schumann - Symphony No. 1 in B Flat Major Op. 38 "Spring" / Piano Concerto in a Minor Op. 54 Robert Schumann; Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra, Orchestre symphonique de Radio Télé Luxembourg CD 7 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 07 [none]
8 The Great Composers, Volume 8: Brahms Piano Concerto no. 2 in B-flat major, op. 83 Brahms; Sinfonieorchester des Südwestfunks Baden-Baden, György Sándor CD 4 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 08 [none]
9 The Great Composers, Volume 9: Tchaikovsky Ballet Music: Extracts From "Swan Lake", "Sleeping Beauty" and "The Nutcracker" Пётр Ильич Чайковский; Wiener Symphoniker, Edouard van Remoortel, Baltimore Symphony Orchestra, Sergiu Comissiona CD 18 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 09 [none]
10 The Great Composers, Volume 10: Berlioz Symphonie Fantastique, Opus 14 Hector Berlioz; Bamberger Symphoniker, Jonel Perlea CD 5 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 10 [none]
11 The Great Composers, Volume 11: Mendelssohn Overtures including "A Midsummer Night's Dream", "The Hebrides", "The Fair Melusina" and "Calm Sea and a Prosperous Voyage" Felix Mendelssohn; Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, Hamburger Symphoniker CD 5 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 11 [none]
12 The Great Composers, Volume 12: Liszt - Piano Concerto no. 1 in E flat / Piano Concerto no. 2 in A Franz Liszt; Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, David Zinman, Jorge Bolet CD 11 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 12 [none]
13 The Great Composers, Volume 13: Schubert: Piano Quintet in A major, Op. 114 "The Trout" Franz Schubert; Rolf Reinhardt, Endress Quartet CD 5 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 13 [none]
14 The Great Composers, Volume 14: Brahms: Violin Concerto in D major, Op. 77 Johannes Brahms; Symphonieorchester Innsbruck, Robert Wagner, Susanne Lautenbacher CD 3 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 14 [none]
15 The Great Composers, Volume 15: Beethoven - Piano Concerto No. 5 in E flat Op. 73 "Emperor" Beethoven; Wiener Symphoniker, Zubin Mehta, Alfred Brendel CD 3 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 15 [none]
16 The Great Composers, Volume 16: Tchaikovsky - Symphony no. 6 in B minor, op. 74 "Pathétique" Tchaikovsky; Utah Symphony Orchestra, Maurice Abravanel CD 4 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 16 [none]
17 The Great Composers, Volume 17: Mendelssohn - Violin Concerto in E minor / Symphony no. 4 in A major "Italian" Mendelssohn; Orchestre symphonique de Radio Télé Luxembourg, Louis de Froment, Aaron Rosand, Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra, David Zinman CD 7 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 17 [none]
18 The Great Composers, Volume 18: Beethoven Piano Sonatas: "Moonlight" / "Appassionata" / "Pathetique" Ludwig van Beethoven; Walter Klien CD 9 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 18 [none]
19 The Great Composers, Volume 19: Tchaikovsky Short Orchestral Works including "1812" Festival Overture Tchaikovsky; Utah Symphony Orchestra, Maurice Abravanel CD 4 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 19 [none]
20 The Great Composers, Volume 20: Symphonic Excerpts Featuring Themes from Visconti's Film "Death In Venice" Mahler CD 5 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 20 [none]
21 The Great Composers, Volume 21: Mozart: Piano concerto no. 21 in C / Piano concerto no. 22 in E-flat Mozart; Walter Klien, Alfred Brendel CD 6 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 21 [none]
22 The Great Composers, Volume 22: The Brandenburg Concertos Nos. 2, 3 and 5 Johann Sebastian Bach; Mainzer Kammerorchestra, Günter Kehr CD 9 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 22 [none]
23 The Great Composers, Volume 23: Messiah Highlights Georg Friedrich Händel; Eastman Chorale, Philharmonia Chamber Orchestra, Donald Neuen CD 28 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 23 [none]
24 The Great Composers, Volume 24: Mozart: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik K.525 / Six German Dances K.600 / A Musical Joke J. 522 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart CD 14 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 24 [none]
25 The Great Composers, Volume 25: Vivaldi: The Four Seasons Antonio Vivaldi; Württembergisches Kammerorchester Heilbronn, Jörg Faerber, Susanne Lautenbacher CD 12 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 25 [none]
26 The Great Composers, Volume 26: Bach: Selected Organ Works Johann Sebastian Bach; Walter Kraft CD 10 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 26 [none]
27 The Great Composers, Volume 27: Symphony no. 40 in G minor, K 550 / Symphony no. 41 in G major, K 551 "Jupiter" Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Mozarteum Orchester Salzburg, Leopold Hager CD 8 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 27 [none]
28 The Great Composers, Volume 28: A Baroque Festival Various Artists CD 7 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 28 [none]
29 The Great Composers, Volume 29: Handel: Music for the Royal Fireworks & Water Music Suites in F, G and D Georg Friedrich Händel; Minnesota Orchestra, Chicago Chamber Orchestra CD 24 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 29 [none]
30 The Great Composers, Volume 30: Haydn: Symphonies no. 94, no. 101 Joseph Haydn CD 8 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 30 [none]
31 The Great Composers, Volume 31: Bach Orchestral Suites Nos.1 & 4 Johann Sebastian Bach; Mainzer Kammerorchestra, Günter Kehr CD 12 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 31 [none]
32 The Great Composers, Volume 32: Clarinet concerto in A major, K. 622 / Flute and harp concerto in C major, K. 299 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart CD 6 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 32 [none]
33 The Great Composers, Volume 33: A Russian Festival Various Artists CD 4 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 33 [none]
34 The Great Composers, Volume 34: Sibelius: Symphony no. 2 in D / Finlandia Jean Sibelius; The Pro Musica Symphony Orchestra, Gyorgy Alexandrov CD 5 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 34 [none]
35 The Great Composers, Volume 35: Dvorak Symphony No. 9 "From the New World" Antonín Dvořák; Bamberger Symphoniker, Heinrich Hollreiser CD 4 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 35 [none]
36 The Great Composers, Volume 36: Scheherazade Rimsky-Korsakov; Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra, Jerzy Semkow CD 4 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 36 [none]
37 The Great Composers, Volume 37: Grieg: Peer Gynt & Piano Concerto in A Op. 16 Grieg; Utah Symphony Orchestra, Maurice Abravanel, Grant Johannesen CD 11 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 37 [none]
38 The Great Composers, Volume 38: Dvorak: Cello Concerto / Smetana: Moldau Dvořák, Smetana CD 4 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 38 [none]
39 The Great Composers, Volume 39: Ravel Orchestral Works Maurice Ravel; Minnesota Orchestra, Stanisław Skrowaczewski CD 5 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 39 [none]
40 The Great Composers, Volume 40: Offenbach: Gaîté Parisienne / Five Overtures Jacques Offenbach CD 16 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 40 [none]
41 The Great Composers, Volume 41: Viennese Waltzes Johann Strauss II CD 7 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 41 [none]
42 The Great Composers, Volume 42: La Mer / Nocturnes Claude Debussy; Orchestre symphonique de Radio Télé Luxembourg, Louis de Froment CD 6 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 42 [none]
43 The Great Composers, Volume 43: The Rite Of Spring / Concerto For Piano & Wind Instruments Игорь Фёдорович Стравинский; Minnesota Orchestra, Stanisław Skrowaczewski, Vienna Pro Musica Orchestra, Heinrich Hollreiser CD 5 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 43 [none]
44 The Great Composers, Volume 44: Till Eulenspiegel op. 28 / Also Sprach Zarathustra op. 30 / Don Juan Richard Strauss; Bamberger Symphoniker, Jascha Horenstein, Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra, Walter Süsskind, Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, Thomas Schippers CD 3 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 44 [none]
45 The Great Composers, Volume 45: Enigma Variations, op. 36 / Pomp and Circumstance, op. 39 no. 1 Sir Edward Elgar; London Symphony Orchestra, Eduardo Mata, Cincinnati Pops Orchestra, Erich Kunzel CD 2 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 45 [none]
46 The Great Composers, Volume 46: Concerto for Orchestra / Dance Suite Béla Bartók; Minnesota Orchestra, Stanisław Skrowaczewski CD 6 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 46 [none]
47 The Great Composers, Volume 47: Prokofiev: Symphony no. 1 “Classical” / The Love of Three Oranges Suite / Shostakovich: Symphony no. 9 Prokofiev, Shostakovich CD 10 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 47 [none]
48 The Great Composers, Volume 48: Rachmaninov Piano Concerto no. 2 in C minor / Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini Rachmaninov; Abbey Simon, Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra, Leonard Slatkin CD 4 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 48 [none]
49 The Great Composers, Volume 49: Orff, Carmina Burana Carl Orff; Hartford Symphony Orchestra, Fritz Mahler CD 14 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 49 [none]
50 The Great Composers, Volume 50: Holst, The Planets Holst; Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra, Walter Süsskind CD 7 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 50 [none]
51 The Great Composers, Volume 51: Guitar Concertos Joaquín Rodrigo; Orquesta de Conciertos de Madrid, José Buenagu, Enrique García Asensio, Ernesto Bitetti CD 7 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 51 [none]
52 Piano Concerto in F / Rhapsody in Blue / I Got Rhythm (Variations for Piano and Orchestra) Gershwin; Orchestre National de l’Opéra de Monte‐Carlo, Edo de Waart, Werner Haas 12" Vinyl 5 Philips 411 029-1 [none]
52 The Great Composers, Volume 52: Gershwin Concert Works George Gershwin; Jeffrey Siegel, Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra, Leonard Slatkin CD 5 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 52 [none]
53 The Great Composers, Volume 53: Carmen (Highlights) Georges Bizet; Shirley Verrett, Albert Lance, Robert Massard, Orchestra sinfonica di Roma della RAI, Coro di Roma della RAI, Georges Prêtre CD 11 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 53 [none]
54 The Great Composers, Volume 54: The Magic Flute (highlights) / Così Fan Tutti (highlights) Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart CD 11 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 54 [none]
55 The Great Composers, Volume 55: Leoncavallo: I Pagliacci / Mascagni: Cavalleria rusticana (operatic highlights) Ruggero Leoncavallo, Pietro Mascagni CD 12 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 55 [none]
56 The Great Composers, Volume 56: La Traviata (Highlights) And Il Trovatore (Highlights) Giuseppe Verdi CD 15 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 56 [none]
57 The Great Composers, Volume 57: The Barber of Seville (highlights) / Don Pasquale (highlights) Rossini, Donizetti CD 15 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 57 [none]
58 The Great Composers, Volume 58: Madam Butterfly / Turandot (1977 studio cast / 1983 live cast) Giacomo Puccini; Ambrosian Opera Chorus, Philharmonia Orchestra, Lorin Maazel / Wiener Sängerknaben, Chor der Wiener Staatsoper, Orchester der Wiener Staatsoper, Lorin Maazel CD 16 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 58 [none]
59 The Great Composers, Volume 59: La bohème / Tosca (operatic highlights) Puccini CD 10 Marshall Cavendish (imprint is a vertically-oriented “M over C” logo) CCD 59 [none]
60 The Great Composers, Volume 60: Aida / Rigoletto Giuseppe Verdi CD 13 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 60 [none]
61 The Great Composers, Volume 61: Faust Charles‐François Gounod CD 10 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 61 [none]
62 The Great Composers, Volume 62: The Marriage of Figaro / Don Giovanni Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart CD 14 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 62 [none]
63 The Great Composers, Volume 63: Der Rosenkavalier (Operatic Highlights) Richard Strauss CD 7 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 63 [none]
64 The Great Composers, Volume 64: Wagner: The Ring Richard Wagner CD 9 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 64 [none]
65 The Great Composers, Volume 65: Operatic Highlights: Die Fledermaus & The Merry Widow Johann Strauss II, Lehár CD 20 Marshall Cavendish Partworks Limited (Publishing company) CCD 65 [none]

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