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40 Most Beautiful Summer Classics

40 charming and well-known classics to conjure the beauty and imagery of summer

Piero Toso (violin), Tasmin Little (solo violin), Maria Bayo (soprano), Sharon Kam (clarinet), Rudolf Buchbinder (piano), Wolfgang Schulz (flute), Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone), Hartmut Höll (piano), Turibio Santos (solo guitar, guitar), Dawn Upshaw (soprano), Wolfgang Lendle (guitar), Susan...

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Contents

 Excerpt, Vivaldi: The Four Seasons: Summer, RV315

Work length7:43
$2.60
$3.40
  • Piero Toso (violin)
  • I Solisti Veneti
  • Claudio Scimone

I Allegro

Track length4:33
$1.30
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II Adagio - Presto

Track length3:10
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Vivaldi: Le quattro stagioni (The Four Seasons), Violin Concerto in G Minor, Op. 8 No.2, RV 315, "Summer": III. Presto, tempo impetuoso d'estate

Work length2:46
$1.30
$1.70
  • Piero Toso (violin)
  • I Solisti Veneti
  • Claudio Scimone

 Excerpt, Mendelssohn: A Midsummer Night's Dream - incidental music, Op. 61

Work length21:30
$6.50
$8.50
  • Gewandhausorchester Leipzig
  • Kurt Masur

Act 1 Overture [Excerpt]

Track length3:57
$1.30
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Act 2 Entr'acte - Scherzo

Track length4:47
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Act 2 Intermezzo

Track length3:04
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Act 3 Nocturne

Track length5:38
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Act 4 Wedding March

Track length4:04
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Vaughan Williams: The Lark Ascending

Work length6:04
$1.30
$1.70
  • Tasmin Little (solo violin)
  • BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Andrew Davis

Villa-Lobos: Bachianas Brasileiras No. 5: Aria (Cantilena)

Work length6:22
$1.30
$1.70
  • Maria Bayo (soprano)
  • Orchestre National de Lyon
  • Emmanuel Krivine

Gershwin: Gershwin / Arr Bühl : Summertime

Work length2:41
$1.30
$1.70
  • Sharon Kam (clarinet)
  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Gregor Bühl

Beethoven: National Airs with Variations (6), Op. 105

Work length3:38
$1.30
$1.70
  • Rudolf Buchbinder (piano), Wolfgang Schulz (flute)

Coates, E: By the Sleepy Lagoon

Work length3:57
$1.30
$1.70
  • BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • David Parry

Schumann: Dichterliebe Op.48 : XII "Am leuchtenden Sommermorgen"

Work length2:40
$1.30
$1.70
  • Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau (baritone), Hartmut Höll (piano)

Rodrigo: Concierto de Aranjuez : II Adagio [Excerpt]

Work length5:10
$1.30
$1.70
  • Turibio Santos (solo guitar)
  • L'Orchestre National de l'Opéra de Monte-Carlo
  • Claudio Scimone

Canteloube: Chants d'Auvergne, Book I: Bailèro

Work length5:37
$1.30
$1.70
  • Dawn Upshaw (soprano)
  • Orchestre de l'Opéra de Lyon
  • Kent Nagano

Emmanuel: Chansons bourguignonnes du Pays de Beaune : Le Pommier d'Août

Work length3:08
$1.30
$1.70
  • Dawn Upshaw (soprano)
  • Orchestre de l'Opéra de Lyon
  • Kent Nagano

Tárrega: Recuerdos de la Alhambra

Work length3:26
$1.30
$1.70
  • Wolfgang Lendle (guitar)

Berg: 7 Early Songs : VII Sommertage

Work length1:37
$1.30
$1.70
  • Susan Graham (mezzo-soprano), Malcolm Martineau (piano)

Rimsky Korsakov: Flight of the Bumble Bee

Work length1:23
$1.30
$1.70
  • New York Philharmonic
  • Kurt Masur

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 21 in C major, K467 'Elvira Madigan' - Andante

Work length7:07
$1.30
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  • Helen Huang (piano)
  • New York Philharmonic
  • Kurt Masur

Elgar: In the South [Alassio] Op.50 [Excerpt]

Work length3:02
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  • BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Andrew Davis

Satie: Gymnopédie No. 1

Work length4:03
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  • Michel Legrand (piano)

Falla: Noches en los jardines de España: Danza lejana (Distant Dance)

Work length4:47
$1.30
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  • Jean-François Heisser (piano)
  • Orchestre de Chambre de Lausanne
  • Jesús López Cobos

Villa-Lobos: Etude for Guitar, W 235 No. 1 in E minor

Work length2:00
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  • Turibio Santos (guitar)

Berlioz: Villanelle (from Les nuits d'été, Op. 7)

Work length2:03
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  • Howard Crook (tenor)
  • Opéra National de Lyon
  • Sir John Eliot Gardiner

Glazunov: The Seasons, Op. 67

Work length11:13
$6.50
$8.50
  • Royal Scottish National Orchestra
  • José Serebrier

VIII Summer - Scene

Track length2:05
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IX Summer - Waltz of the Cornflowers & Poppies

Track length2:01
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X Summer - Barcarolle

Track length2:15
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XI Summer - Variation - The Ear of the Corn

Track length1:06
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XII Summer - Coda

Track length3:46
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 Excerpt, Tchaikovsky: The Seasons, Op. 37b

Work length9:42
$3.90
$5.10
  • Viktoria Postnikova (piano)

VI Barcarolle [June]

Track length4:40
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VII Song of the Reaper [July]

Track length1:42
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VIII La moisson [August]

Track length3:20
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Delius: Summer night on the river

Work length5:58
$1.30
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  • BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Andrew Davis

Grieg: Lyric Pieces, Book X, Op. 71: No. 2, Summer Evening

Work length2:30
$1.30
$1.70
  • Juhani Lagerspetz (piano)

Ravel: String Quartet in F major : II Assez vif - Très rythmé

Work length6:10
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  • Keller Quartet (string quartet)

trad.: Trad / Arr Kuula : Kesäilta [Summer Evening]

Work length1:40
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  • Raija Kerppo (piano), Kaija Saarikettu (violin)

Piazzólla: Verano Porteño

Work length6:02
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  • Gidon Kremer (violin)
  • Kremerata Baltica
  • Gidon Kremer

Debussy: Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune

Work length10:24
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  • Strasbourg Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Alain Lombard