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CINEMA CLASSICS (THE VERY BEST OF)

This collection of beautiful themes made famous in unforgettable film soundtracks includes the most moving moments in music from Apocalypse Now, Schindler’s List, The Deer Hunter, Pirates of the Caribbean, The Shawshank Redemption, A Room with a View, Out of Africa and many other films. A superb and broad-ranging compilation for classical aficionados and film buffs alike, it provides an accessible introduction to opera, orchestral and chamber music favourites for movie-goers who find themselves swept away by the music.



Disc 1

Myers, Stanley

  Cavatina (Deer Hunter)
1.   Play with flash player Cavatina (Deer Hunter) 00:03:32

Bach, Johann Sebastian

  Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Aria (The English Patient)
2.   Play with flash player Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: Aria (The English Patient) 00:03:18

Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

  Clarinet Concerto in A Major, K622: II. Adagio (Out of Africa)
3.   Play with flash player Clarinet Concerto in A Major, K622: II. Adagio (Out of Africa) 00:07:20

Handel, George Frideric

  Concerto Grosso in B Minor, Op. 6, No. 12, HWV 330: III. Larghetto, e piano - Variatio (Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl)
4.   Play with flash player Concerto Grosso in B Minor, Op. 6, No. 12, HWV 330: III. Larghetto, e piano - Variatio (Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl) 00:03:45

Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus

  Piano Concerto No. 21 in C Major, K. 467, "Elvira Madigan": II. Andante (Factory Girl)
5.   Play with flash player Piano Concerto No. 21 in C Major, K. 467, "Elvira Madigan": II. Andante (Factory Girl) 00:06:47

Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
Da Ponte, Lorenzo, lyricist(s)

  Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), K. 492, Act III: Duettino: Canzonetta sull aria… Che soave zeffiretto (The Shawshank Redemption)
6.   Play with flash player Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), K. 492, Act III: Duettino: Canzonetta sull aria… Che soave zeffiretto (The Shawshank Redemption) 00:03:05

Barber, Samuel

  Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 (Platoon - The Elephant Man)
7.   Play with flash player Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 (Platoon - The Elephant Man) 00:07:49

Williams, John

  Schindler's List: Theme (Schindler's List)
8.   Play with flash player Schindler's List: Theme (Schindler's List) 00:04:15

Delibes, Léo
Gondinet, Edmond / Gille, Philippe, lyricist(s)

  Lakme: Flower Duet (Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life)
9.   Play with flash player Lakme: Flower Duet (Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life) 00:05:33

Puccini, Giacomo
Forzano, Giovacchino, lyricist(s)

  Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro (A Room With A View)
10.   Play with flash player Gianni Schicchi: O mio babbino caro (A Room With A View) 00:02:28

Wagner, Richard

  Tristan und Isolde: Prelude (Excalibur)
11.   Play with flash player Tristan and Isolde: Prelude (Excalibur) 00:08:49

Puccini, Giacomo
Giacosa, Giuseppe / Illica, Luigi, lyricist(s)

  Madama Butterfly, Act I: Vogliatemi bene (Mona Lisa)
12.   Play with flash player Madama Butterfly, Act I: Vogliatemi bene (Mona Lisa) 00:07:29

Dvořák, Antonín
Kvapil, Jaroslav, lyricist(s)

  Rusalka, Op. 114, Act I: O Silver Moon, "Song to the Moon" (The Departed)
13.   Play with flash player Rusalka, Op. 114, Act I: O Silver Moon, "Song to the Moon" (The Departed) 00:05:54


Disc 2

Orff, Carl

  Carmina Burana: O Fortuna (Excalibur)
1.   Play with flash player Carmina Burana: O Fortuna (Excalibur) 00:02:42

Wagner, Richard

  Die Walküre, Act III: Ride of the Valkyries (Apocalypse Now)
2.   Play with flash player Die Walküre, Act III: Ride of the Valkyries (Apocalypse Now) 00:05:25

Catalani, Alfredo
Illica, Luigi, lyricist(s)

  La Wally, Act I: Ebben Ne andro lontana (Diva)
3.   Play with flash player La Wally, Act I: Ebben Ne andro lontana (Diva) 00:03:32

Verdi, Giuseppe

  La Forza del Destino: Overture (Jean de Florette)
4.   Play with flash player La Forza del Destino: Overture (Jean de Florette) 00:07:44

Giordano, Umberto
Illica, Luigi, lyricist(s)

  Andrea Chenier: La mama morta (Philadelphia)
5.   Play with flash player Andrea Chenier: La mama morta (Philadelphia) 00:04:55

Mascagni, Pietro

  Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo sinfonico (Raging Bull / Godfather III)
6.   Play with flash player Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo sinfonico (Raging Bull / Godfather III) 00:03:42

Beethoven, Ludwig van

  Piano Concerto No. 5, Op. 73: II. Adagio un poco (Dead Poets Society)
7.   Play with flash player Piano Concerto No. 5, Op. 73: II. Adagio un poco (Dead Poets Society) 00:08:04

Rachmaninov, Sergey

  Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor: III. Allegro scherzando (excerpt) (Brief Encounter / The Seven Year Itch)
8.   Play with flash player Piano Concerto No. 2 in C Minor: III. Allegro scherzando (excerpt) (Brief Encounter / The Seven Year Itch) 00:05:27

Saint-Saëns, Camille

  Symphony No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 78, "Organ": II. Maestoso - Allegro - Più allegro - Molto allegro - Pesante (Babe)
9.   Play with flash player Symphony No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 78, "Organ": II. Maestoso - Allegro - Più allegro - Molto allegro - Pesante (Babe) 00:07:47

Beethoven, Ludwig van
Schiller, Friedrich von, lyricist(s)

  Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125, "Choral": IV. Finale: Presto - Allegro assai (A Clockwork Orange)
10.   Play with flash player Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125, "Choral": IV. Finale: Presto - Allegro assai (A Clockwork Orange) 00:16:34

Strauss, Richard

  Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30, TrV 176: Introduction (2001 - A Space Odyssey: Main Theme)
11.   Play with flash player Also sprach Zarathustra, Op. 30, TrV 176: Introduction (2001 - A Space Odyssey: Main Theme) 00:01:48

Total Playing Time: 02:17:44






Composer(s):
Bach, Johann Sebastian; Barber, Samuel; Beethoven, Ludwig van; Catalani, Alfredo; Delibes, Léo; Dvořák, Antonín; Giordano, Umberto; Handel, George Frideric; Mascagni, Pietro; Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus; Myers, Stanley; Orff, Carl; Puccini, Giacomo; Rachmaninov, Sergey; Saint-Saëns, Camille; Strauss, Richard; Verdi, Giuseppe; Wagner, Richard; Williams, John

Lyricist(s):
Da Ponte, Lorenzo; Forzano, Giovacchino; Giacosa, Giuseppe; Gille, Philippe; Gondinet, Edmond; Illica, Luigi; Kvapil, Jaroslav; Schiller, Friedrich von

Conductor(s):
Edlinger, Richard; Gunzenhauser, Stephen; Halász, Michael; Kopelman, Jozef; Košler, Zdeněk; Lehel, György; Lenárd, Ondrej; Ligeti, András; Mund, Uwe; Rahbari, Alexander; Wildner, Johannes; Wordsworth, Barry; Yu, Long

Orchestra(s):
Belgian Radio and Television Philharmonic Orchestra; Budapest Symphony Orchestra; Capella Istropolitana; Concentus Hungaricus; Nicolaus Esterházy Sinfonia; Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra; Razumovsky Symphony Orchestra; Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra; Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra; Vienna Mozart Academy; Zagreb Philharmonic Orchestra

Choir(s):
Slovak Philharmonic Chorus; Zagreb Philharmonic Chorus

Artist(s):
Chen, Pi-hsien; Elias, Diane; Gauci, Miriam; Halasz, Judith; Holzer, Robert; Jandó, Jenő; Kohútková, Adriana; Kraft, Norbert; Larinova, Lila; Lechner, Gabriele; Mescheriakova, Marina; Ottensamer, Ernst; Pabst, Michael; Ramiro, Yordy; Slepkovska, Denisa; Szabó, Imrich; Valaskova, Jana; Vladar, Stefan

Label: Naxos

Genre: Choral - Secular; Concerto; Film and TV Music; Instrumental; Opera; Orchestral

Period: 20th Century; Baroque; Classical; Contemporary; Romantic

Catalogue No: 8.578021-22

Barcode: 747313802173

Release Date: 06/2009

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