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Cat. No. CHAN 241-18 Price: £10.5 No. of discs: 2
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CHAN 241-18 - In Memory of. . . Classics for Funerals
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CD available From: 10 January 2005

Classics for Funerals

 Frederic Chopin (1810-1849)
1 Funeral March from Op. 35 (arr. Stokowski) 7:01
      BBC Philharmonic/Matthias Bamert
      CHAN 9349 Stokowski Encores
 Giuseppe Verdi (1813-1901)
2 Agnus Dei from Requiem 5:20
      London Symphony Chorus and Orchestra/Richard Hickox
      CHAN 9490 Verdi Requiem
 Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
3 Komm süsser Tod, BWV 478 (arr. Stokowski) 5:04
      BBC Philharmonic/Matthias Bamert
      CHAN 9259 Stokowski's Symphonic Bach
 Gabriel Faure
4 Pie Jesu from Requiem 3:21
      Libby Crabtree/James Rutherford/Jonathan Scott/City of Birmngham Chorus/BBC Philharmonic/Yan Pascal Tortelier
      CHAN 10113 Fauré Requiem etc.
 Edward Elgar (1857-1934)
5 Nimrod from Enigma Variations, Op. 36 3:29
      Royal Scottish National Orchestra/Sir Alexander Gibson
      CHAN 241-14 Edward Elgar
 George Frideric Handel (1685-1759)
6 'I know that my redeemer liveth' from Messiah, HWV 56 5:58
      Joan Rodgers/Collegium Musicum 90/Richard Hickox
      CHAN 0522/3 Handel Messiah
 Johann Sebastian Bach
7 Largo from Concerto for two violins and strings, BWV 1043 6:53
      Simon Standage/Micaela Comberti/Collegium Musicum 90
      CHAN 0594 Bach Violin Concertos
 Gabriel Faure
8 Pavanne, Op. 50 6:21
      BBC Philharmonic/Yan Pascal Tortelier
      CHAN 9416 Fauré Orchestral Works
 Serge Rachmaninoff (1873-1943)
9 Vocalise, Op. 34 No. 14 4:26
      Detroit Symphony Orchestra/Neeme Järvi
      CHAN 9261 Rachmaninov Transcriptions for Orchestra
 Henry Purcell (1659-1695)
10 'When I am laid in earth' from Dido and Aeneas 3:24
      Emma Kirkby/Taverner Players/Andrew Parrott
      CHAN 0521 Purcell Dido and Aeneas
 Jules Massenet (1842-1912)
11 'Meditation' from Thaïs 4:48
      Yuri Torchinsky/BBC Philharmonic/Matthias Bamert
      CHAN 9765 Tortelier's French Bon-Bons
 Maurice Ravel (1875-1937)
12 Pavane pour une infante défunte 6:23
      Louis Lortie
      CHAN 10142(2) X Ravel Complete Works for Solo Piano
 Percy Grainger (1882-1961)
13 Irish Tune from County Derry 4:19
      BBC Philharmonic/Matthias Bamert
      BBCP 0016 Milestone
 Samuel Barber (1910-1981)
14 Adagio for Strings, Op. 11 8:24
      Scottish National Orchestra/Neeme Järvi
      CHAN 6681 Elegy: Music for Strings
 Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
1 Introitus from Requiem 5:17
      Choir of St John's College, Cambridge/Philip Kenyon/English Chamber Orchestra/George Guest
      CHAN 10208 X Mozart Requiem
 Jules Massenet
2 'Le dernier sommeil de la Vierge' from La Vierge 3:28
      BBC Philharmonic/Yan Pascal Tortelier
      CHAN 9765 Tortelier's French Bonbons
 Cesar Franck (1822-1890)
3 Panis Angelicus (arr. Stokowski) 3:45
      BBC Philharmonic/Matthias Bamert
      CHAN 9349 Stokowski Encores
 Gustav Mahler (1860-1911)
4 Adagietto from Symphony No. 5 10:49
      Scottish National Orchestra/Neeme Järvi
      CHAN 6681 Elegy: Music for Strings
 George Frideric Handel
5 'Dead March' from Saul (arr. Stokowski) 5:17
      BBC Philharmonic/Matthias Bamert
      CHAN 9930 Stokowski's Symphonic Baroque
 Johann Sebastian Bach
6 'Rhut wohl, ihr heiligen Gebeine' from St John Passion 6:53
      The Sixteen Choir and Orchestra/Harry Christophers
      CHAN 0507/8 Bach St John Passion
 Arvo Part (b. 1935)
7 Cantus in Memory of Benjamin Britten 6:15
      Scottish National Orchestra/Neeme Järvi
      CHAN 6681 Elegy: Music for Strings
 Gabriel Faure
8 Agnus Dei from Requiem, Op. 48 5:46
      Jonathan Scott/City of Birmingham Chorus/BBC Philharmonic/Yan Pascal Tortelier
      CHAN 10113 Fauré Requiem etc
 William Walton (1902-1983)
9 'Touch her soft lips and part' from Henry V 1:34
      Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra/Richard Hickox
      CHAN 241-12 British Film Classics
 Edvard Grieg (1843-1907)
10 'Death of Åse' from Peer Gynt Suite 4:09
      Ulster Orchestra/Vernon Handley
      CHAN 10175 X Per Gynt Suites etc
 Johann Sebastian Bach
11 'Jesu, joy of man's desiring' from Cantata 147 2:59
      Michael Austin
      CHAN 6518 Organ Classics
 Edward Elgar
12 Sursum corda, Op. 11 7:09
      Bournemouth Sinfonietta/George Hurst
      CHAN 241-4 Edward Elgar
 Ludwig van Beethoven
13 II Marcia funebre from Symphony No. 3 Eroica, Op. 55 15:03
      City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra/Walter Weller
      CHAN 7042 Beethoven Symphonies Nos 1-10
 Format: Digital CD 16Bit 44.1Khz
Originally recorded in: 24 Bit Remaster

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