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At the Movies
Andre Rieu

Denon Records, 2004

Throw in some popcorn and grab a seat, because Andre Rieu is inviting YOU to the movies! The master violinist and his wonderful orchestra perform iconic movie themes with a classical twist.


The Silver Violin
Carlos Gardel, Erich Wolfgang Korngold, ...

Decca Classics, 2013

Acclaimed as one of the leading violinists of her generation, best-selling violin virtuoso Nicola Benedetti turns the spotlight on Hollywood in this collection of original violin music written for the silver screen. Argentinian tango casts its sultry spell in the form of Carlos Gardels swooning, seductive Por una cabeza, famously used in the Al Pacino film Scent of a Woman. Taking as its center piece Korngolds melodious Violin Concerto a work ...


The 50 Darkest Pieces of Classical Music
Liszt, Tchaikovsky, ...

X5 Group, 2011

Some of the great classical composers have a dark side and while perhaps hidden in their personal lives, it comes alive in their music. There exists a rich variety of gloomy numbers from the darker regions: Beethoven's 5th, the gothic blueprint of Orff's Carmina Burana, and Liszt's Totentanz to name a few. All of the titles not only showcase the tortured souls of these great composers, but also connect with our universal fascination for the ...


Essential Yo-Yo Ma
Yo-Yo Ma

Sony, 2005

Time and time again, Yo-Yo Ma has captivated audiences with his stunning masterpieces and truly awe-inspiring performances. The Essential Yo-Yo Ma 2-Disc set includes 35 of Yo-Yo Ma's greatest masterpieces ranging from The Swan from Carnival of the Animals, Cristal, Gabriel's Oboe and even the epic The Eternal Vow from Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon. Sony Classics. 2005.


Tchaikovsky at Tea Time
P.I. Tchaikovsky

Philips, 1996


Shostakovich: Symphony No. 13, "Babi Yar"
Dmitry Shostakovich, Vasily Petrenko, ...

Naxos, 2014

The eleventh and final volume of this internationally acclaimed cycle.


Most Relaxing Piano Album in the World Ever
Most Relaxing Piano Album in the World Ever

Warner Classics, 2001


The Complete String Quartets by Dmitri Shostkovich
Sergie Prokofiev, Nikolai Miaskovsky, ...

Cedille Records, 2014


Shostakovich: Symphonies Nos. 5 and 9
Dmitri Shostakovich, Bernard Haitink, ...

Decca, 2000



Shostakovich: Symphonies 1-15
Dmitri Shostakovich, Mstislav Rostropovich, ...

Warner Classics, 2011


Most Frightening Music in the Universe
Most Frightening Music in the Universe

Denon Records, 2004


Trumpet Greatest Hits
Trumpet-Greatest Hits

Sony, 1994


Robert Alexander Schumann, Claude-Achille Debussy, ...

Deutsche Grammophon, 2012

Two of today's most passionate and inspirational artists join forces in the recital programme that brought audiences to their feet at the Menuhin Festival in Gstaad in Summer 2011. The chemistry between Helene Grimaud and Sol Gabetta left critics and audiences nothing short of euphoric and this first duo recording captures the revelatory magic of their collaboration. This is the first time, that either artist has embarked on a dedicated duo ...


Shostakovich: 24 Preludes & Fugues op. 87 / Jarrett
D. Shostakovich, Keith Jarrett

Ecm Records, 2000


Shostakovich Against Stalin: The War Symphonies
Valery Gergiev, Netherlands Radio Philharmonic

Decca, 2006

This DVD presents Larry Weinstein's award - winning film 'Shostakovich against stalin', Musical response.Described by the composer as his ''tombstones'', simphonies 4 to 9 represented the composer's waepons against Stalin's tyranny, and remain powerful testimony to a great artist's struggle against oppression. Shot on location in St Petersburg and Moscow, the film brings together archive film, personal recollections from shostakovich's family, ...


Shostakovich: The String Quartets
Dmitry Shostakovich, Emerson String Quartet

Deutsche Grammophon, 2006

While his symphonies were subjected to scrutiny and censure by the suffocating Soviet government, the string quartets were chamber pieces into which he felt free to pour all his sadness, anger and boldest musical ideas. They are some of the most passionate, deeply affecting works in the classical canon, and these Emerson Quartet performances have won universal acclaim for their virtuosity and emotional power. Includes all 15 quartets on 5 CDs.


Symphony 5 & 9
Dmitri Shostakovich, Leonard Bernstein, ...

Sony, 1999



Shostakovich: Symphony No.14
Dimitri Shostakovich, Vasily Petrenko, ...

Naxos, 2014

At its June 1969 premiere, Shostakovich described his Symphony No. 14as a fight for the liberation of humanity...a great protest against death, a reminder to live ones life honestly, decently, nobly... Originally intending to write an oratorio, Shostakovich set eleven poems on the theme of mortality, and in particular early or unjust death, for two solo singers accompanied by strings and percussion. This is the penultimate release in Vasily ...


East of Melancholy
Tara Kamangar, Aram Khachaturian, ...

Delos, 2014


The Most Relaxing Classical Album In the World Ever, Volume II
Gabriel Faure, Frederic Chopin, ...

EMI Classics, 2003

Disc 1: 1. JS Bach: sheep may safely graze 2. Mozart: Eine Kleine Nachtmusik 3. Bruch: Violin concerto no1 4. Chopin: Nocturne no2 in E flat 5. Allegri: Miserere mei Deus 6. Williams: Schindler's List 7. Schumann: Traumeri 8. Berlioz: Dance of the Sylphs 9. Handel: Water Music 10. Dvorak: New World symphony 11. Petit: Jean de Florette 12. Vivaldi: Concerto for lute and two violins 13. Elgar: cello Concerto 14. Brahms: Waltz no15 in A flat 15. ...



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