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The 99 Most Essential Classical Pieces in Movies

99 songs (9 hours and 46 minutes) Released on 25 December 2010
1
Also Sprach Zarathustra - Tone Poem for Large Orchestra, Op. 30: Introduction
SWR Symphony Orchestra and Ferdinand Leitner
1:32
2
Peer Gynt Suite No. 1, Op. 46: In the Hall of the Mountain King (from Scoop)
London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry
2:43
3
Rhapsody in Blue (from Manhattan)
Kamil Hala, Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra and Libor Pešek
16:33
4
Suite Bergamasque, L 75: Clair de lune
Finghin Collins
5:13
5
Requiem, K. 626: Lacrimosa dies illa (from The Big Lebowski)
London Philharmonic Orchestra, London Philharmonic Choir and David Parry & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
2:49
6
The Valkyrie: Ride of the Valkyries
London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry
5:11
7
Rinaldo, HWV 7: "Lascia ch'io pianga" (from Antichrist)
Yoshikazu Mela, Japan Philharmonic Orchestra and Shigeo Genda
3:52
8
Carmina Burana: O Fortuna
London Philharmonic Orchestra, London Philharmonic Choir, The London Chorus and David Parry
2:42
9
Adagio for Strings, Op. 11a
London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry
8:22
10
Cantata, BWV 147, "Herz und Mund und Tat und Leben", Part 2: X. Chorale: "Jesu bleibet meine Freude" (Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring)
Bach Collegium Japan and Masaaki Suzuki & Johann Sebastian Bach
3:20
11
Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125, "Choral": II. Molto vivace (from A Clockwork Orange)
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra & Eugen Duvier
11:43
12
The Tale of Tsar Saltan, Op. 57: Flight of the Bumblebee (from 8 Mile)
Stockholm Chamber Duo
1:34
13
Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D Major, BWV 1068: Air
London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry
4:14
14
Piano Sonata No. 14 in C-Sharp Minor, Op. 27:2, "Moonlight Sonata": Adagio sostenuto
Finghin Collins
5:36
15
Toccata and Fugue in D Minor for Organ, BWV 565 (from Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde)
Various artists & Johann Sebastian Bach
8:54
16
Adagio in G Minor for Strings and Organ, "Albinoni's Adagio"
London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry
8:37
17
Gianni Schicchi: "O mio babbino caro" (from A Room with a View)
Renata Scotto, Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra and Konrad Leitner
3:06
18
Morceaux de Fantasie, Op. 3: II. Prélude in C-Sharp Minor: Lento
Tomislav Bavnov
4:14
19
Concerto No. 5 in E-Flat Major for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 73, "Emperor": II. Adagio un poco mosso (attacca) (from Dead Poets Society)
Various artists & Ludwig van Beethoven
8:10
20
Symphony No. 7 in A Major, Op. 92: II. Allegretto (from The Fall)
Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra & Vladimir Fedoseyev
9:01
21
Cavatina (from Deer Hunter)
Craig Ogden
3:59
22
Symphony No. 5 in C Minor, Op. 67, "Fate": Allegro con brio
London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry
7:28
23
Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta, Sz 106: III. Adagio (from The Shining)
SWR Symphony Orchestra and Zoltan Pesko
7:04
24
Carmen Suite No. 2: Habanera
London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry
2:12
25
Festival Overture in E-Flat Major, "The Year 1812", Op. 49 (from V for Vendetta)
Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra
15:31
26
Canon in D Major
London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry
3:30
27
Ellen's Chants, D. 839: Ave Maria (from Alive)
Café Concerto
5:26
28
The Tales of Hoffmann: Barcarolle (from Life Is Beautiful)
London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry
3:33
29
Nocturne No. 2 in E-Flat Major, Op. 9
Finghin Collins
4:53
30
Requiem Mass in D Minor, K. 626: III. Dies Irae (from X2)
Various artists & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
1:48
31
String Quintet in E Major, Op. 13: Minuet (from The Dark Knight)
London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry
3:48
32
Hungarian Dance No. 5 in G Minor
London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry
2:38
33
Préludes, Op. 28: No. 15 in D-Flat Major, "Raindrops" (from Moonraker)
Various artists & Frédéric Chopin
5:13
34
Rigoletto: "La donna e mobile" (from Captain Corelli's Mandolin)
José Perez, Nuremberg Symphony Orchestra and Hanspeter Gmür
2:11
35
Sonata No. 2 in B-Flat Minor for Piano, Op. 35: III. Marche Funébre (Funeral March): Lento
Mitsuko Uchida
8:03
36
The Sorcerer's Apprentice (from Fantasia)
Lithuanian National Symphony Orchestra and Andrei Korsakov
11:28
37
Humoresques, Op. 101, B. 187: No. 7 in G-Flat Major: Poco lento e grazioso
Kveta Novotná
2:41
38
Symphony No. 9 in E Minor, Op. 95, "From the New World": Largo
London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry
12:49
39
Samson et Dalila, Act 2: "Mon coeur s'ouvre a ta voix"
Rita Noel, Nuremberg Symphony Orchestra and Hans Swarowsky
6:38
40
Pomp and Circumstance, Op. 39: Land of Hope and Glory
London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry
5:45
41
Requiem, Op. 48: IV. Pie Jesu
Mattias Wager and Miah Persson
3:03
42
Messiah, HWV 56: Hallelujah Chorus
London Philharmonic Orchestra, London Philharmonic Choir and David Parry
3:32
43
L'Elisir d'Amore, Act 2: Una furtiva lagrima (from Match Point)
Jussi Björling
4:33
44
Solomon, HWV 67: The Arrival of the Queen of Sheba (from Four Weddings and a Funeral)
Mary Jane Newman, Anna Briggs and Sato Moughalian
3:19
45
String Quartet No. 62 in C Major, Op. 76:3, "Emperor": II. Poco adagio: Cantabile (from Casablanca)
Various artists & Joseph Haydn
8:40
46
Radetzky March, Op. 228 (from Kate & Leopold)
London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry
3:05
47
Pagliacci: Vesti la giubba (from Happy Feet)
José Perez, Nuremberg Symphony Orchestra and Hanspeter Gmür
3:21
48
Piano Concerto No. 21 in C Major, K. 467: Andante
Various artists & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
7:18
49
Hungarian Rhapsody No. 2 (from Who Framed Roger Rabbit?)
Herbert von Karajan and Philharmonia Orchestra
11:11
50
Three Nocturnes for Piano, Op. 62: Liebestraum No. 3 in A-Flat Major, G 541: "O lieb so lang' Du lieben kannst": Poco allegro con affetto
Dubravka Tomsic
5:13
51
Symphony No. 5: Adagietto (from Death in Venice)
London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry
11:00
52
Cavalleria Rusticana: Intermezzo sinfonico (from Raging Bull)
Bonn Classical Philharmonic and Heribert Beissel
3:21
53
Thaïs: Meditation
Pieter Schoeman, London Philharmonic Orchestra and David Parry
5:01
54
A Midsummer Night's Dream, Op. 61: III. Wedding March (from American Gangster)
Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra and Theodore Bloomfield
4:48
55
Concerto in A Major for Clarinet and Orchestra, K. 622: II. Adagio (from 27 Dresses)
Martin Fröst, Amsterdam Sinfonietta and Peter Oundjian & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
7:00
56
Symphony No. 9 in D Minor, Op. 125, "Choral": An die Freude (from The Get Smart)
London Philharmonic Orchestra, London Philharmonic Choir, The London Chorus and David Parry
2:32
57
Serenade No. 13 in G Major, K. 525, "Eine Kleine Nachtmusik": Allegro (from There's Something About Mary)
London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry
5:51
58
Fantasy for Orchestra, "A Night on the Bare Mountain" (from Natural Born Killers)
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra and Bernhard Güller
10:48
59
Carnival of the Animals: The Swan (Le Cygne) (from Mona Lisa Smile)
Stockholm Chamber Duo
2:53
60
Pictures at an Exhibition (arr. by Ravel): I. Promenade 1 - The Gnome - Promenade 2
Philharmonia Orchestra
5:10
61
Orphée aux enfers (Orpheus in the Underworld): Can-can (from Moulin Rouge)
Bonn Classical Philharmonic and Heribert Beissel
2:12
62
Cantus in Memoriam Benjamin Britten for Strings and Bell (1977) (from Fahrenheit 9/11)
Tapiola Sinfonietta and Jean-Jacques Kantorow
6:56
63
La Bohème: "Che gelida manina" (from Moonstruck)
Constantin Niccolo, Romanian National Opera Orchestra and Stelian Olariu
4:36
64
On the Beautiful Blue Danube, Op. 314
London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry
5:51
65
Sonata No. 8 in C Minor for Piano, Op. 13, "Sonata Pathétique": II. Adagio cantabile (from The Lost World: Jurassic Park)
Dubravka Tomsic
5:36
66
Madame Butterfly: "Un bel di vedremo" (from Fatal Attraction)
Madina Venger, RTV Slovenia Symphony Orchestra and Anton Nanut
5:04
67
The Nutcracker, Op. 71a: XIV. Waltz of the Flowers: Tempo di valse (from Caddyshack)
Bonn Classical Philharmonic and Heribert Beissel
7:21
68
Concerto No. 2 in C Minor for Piano and Orchestra, Op. 18: II. Adagio sostenuto (from Spider-man 3)
Ekaterina Sarantseva, Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra and Vladimir Fedoseyev
11:52
69
Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), K. 492: Overture (from Zombieland)
St. Petersburg Festival Symphony Orchestra & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
4:11
70
The Barber of Seville: "Largo al factotum" (from Mrs. Doubtfire)
Italian Radio Symphony Orchestra and Nino Sanzogno
4:47
71
Lullaby (Guten Abend, Gute Nacht), Op. 49:4 (from The Truman Show)
Slovak Chamber Orchestra & Bohdan Warchal
2:59
72
William Tell: Overture (from Armageddon)
Philharmonia Orchestra and Frank Shipway
12:12
73
Danse Macabre, Op. 40 (from Shrek the Third)
Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra and James DePreist
7:48
74
Gymnopédie No. 1
Finghin Collins
3:40
75
Finlandia, Op. 26 (from Die Hard 2)
London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry
8:06
76
Quintet in A Major, D. 667, "The Trout": IV. Theme and Variations: Andantino - Allegretto (from The Sixth Sense)
Quartetto Pressenda
7:37
77
Symphony No. 8 in B Minor, D. 759, "The Unfinished": I. Allegro moderato
Various artists & Franz Schubert
15:43
78
Kaiserwaltzer (The Emperor's Waltzes), Op. 437 (from The Last Emperor)
Bonn Classical Philharmonic and Heribert Beissel
10:56
79
Requiem, Op. 48: VII. In Paradisum
Mattias Wager
3:15
80
Swan Lake Suite, Op. 20: Scéne
London Philharmonic Orchestra & David Parry
3:01
81
La Traviata: Brindisi (Libiamo ne' lieti calici) (from Pretty Woman)
Travnicek Quartet
3:10
82
The Sleeping Beauty, Ballet Suite, Op. 66: Waltz (from Ronin)
London Philharmonic Orchestra
4:25
83
The Four Seasons, Op. 8, "Spring", RV 269: Allegro
Pieter Schoeman, London Philharmonic Orchestra and David Parry
3:12
84
Waltzes, Op. 64: No. 2 in C-Sharp Minor (from Arthur)
Dubravka Tomsic
3:28
85
Passacaglia and Fugue in C Minor, BWV 582 (from The Godfather)
Hans Fagius
12:54
86
Lohengrin: Bridal Chorus (from The Father of the Bride)
Various artists & Richard Wagner
5:37
87
Serenade No. 13 in G Major, K. 525, "Eine Kleine Nachtmusik": II. Romance: Andante
Various artists & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
6:46
88
Concerto in C Major for Mandolin and Strings, RV 425: I. Allegro (from Kramer vs. Kramer)
Various artists & Antonio Vivaldi
3:10
89
Trumpet Voluntary in D Major, "The Prince of Denmark's March" (from Julie & Julia)
Christian Rainer, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Frank Shipway
3:02
90
Bagatelle in A Minor, WoO 59, "Für Elise" (from August Rush)
Various artists & Ludwig van Beethoven
3:16
91
String Quartet No. 13 in A Minor, D. 804, "Rosamunde": II. Andante (from The Dark Knight)
Quartetto Pressenda
7:09
92
Le nozze di Figaro (The Marriage of Figaro), Act 3: Duettino - Sull'aria (from The Shawshank Redemption)
Various artists & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
2:58
93
Goldberg Variations, BWV 988: I. Aria (from The Silence of the Lambs)
Tatiana Nikolaeva
3:58
94
String Quartet in F Major, N. 35: II. Assez vif - Très rythmé (The Royal Tenenbaums)
Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra and Gennady Rozhdestvensky
11:42
95
Serenade No. 10 in B-Flat Major, K. 361, "Gran Partita": III. Adagio (from Amadeus)
Various artists & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
6:06
96
Les Patineurs Valse (The Skater's Waltz), Op. 183 (from Chariots of Fire)
London Philharmonic Orchestra and Frank Shipway
2:43
97
Nocturnes, Op. Posth. 72: No. 2 in C-Sharp Minor: Lento con gran espressione
Various artists & Frédéric Chopin
4:46
98
Boléro (from 10)
Various artists & Maurice Ravel
15:33
99
Turandot: Nessun Dorma (from The Killing Fields)
José Carreras, Vienna State Opera Orchestra and Lorin Maazel
2:50