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Last updated: 15 Sep 2017Tracks: 48

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  • Serenade No. 10 in B flat, K.361 'Gran Partita' - 3rd movement, Adagio Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart & Linos Ensemble
  • Wind serenade in D minor, Op.44 (3rd mvt) Antonín Dvořák & Bläserensemble Sabine Meyer
  • Der Hirt auf dem Felsen D.965 for voice, clarinet and piano Franz Schubert, Ailish Tynan, Michael Collins & Malcolm Martineau
  • While my Guitar Gently Weeps George Harrison & Miloš Karadaglić
  • When David heard that Absalom was slain Thomas Weelkes, The Consort of Musicke & Anthony Rooley
  • Missa Luba, an African Mass (Sanctus) Guido Haazen & Les Troubadours du Roi Baudouin
  • Sonata for Piano and Violin in A Major, FW 8: IV. Allegro poco mosso César Franck, Isabelle Faust & Alexander Melnikov
  • Der Leiermann Franz Schubert
  • Septet in E flat major, Op 20 (5th mvt) Ludwig van Beethoven & Berlin Soloists
  • Octet in F major, D 803 (3rd mvt) Franz Schubert & Berlin Philharmonic Octet
  • Adagio and rondo in C minor K.617 for glass harmonica, flute, oboe, vla & vcl Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Jean‐Pierre Rampal, John Steele Ritter, Pierre Pierlot, Roland Pidoux & Bruno Pasquier
  • The Day the Earth Stood Still (1951) - Prelude, Outer Space, Radar Bernard Herrmann, Studio Orchestra & Bernard Herrmann
  • April (Two Pieces) John Ireland & Daniel Adni
  • The Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra, Op.34 (Variations and fugue on a theme of Purcell) Benjamin Britten, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Simon Rattle
  • 'Spitfire' prelude and fugue for orchestra - concert version William Walton, Academy of St Martin in the Fields & Neville Marriner