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TOP 75 Gramophone Immortal Classical Album

01 Bach: Christmas Oratorio

Münchinger, Ameling / Stuttgart Chamber Orchestra / Decca

 

02 Bach: Goldberg Variations

Gould (1981) / SONY

03 Bach: St Matthaus-Passion

Klemperer / Philharmonia Orchestra/EMI

04 Bach: The 6 Cello Suites BWV1001-1012

Casals (1936-39) / EMI

 

05 Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra

Reiner / Chicago Symphony Orchestra (1955) / RCA

06 Beethoven: Fidelio

Klemperer / Philharmonia Orchestra/EMI

07 Beethoven: The Late Piano Sonata

Solomon  / EMI

 

08 Beethoven: The Late String Quartet

The Busch Quartet / EMI

09 Beethoven: Piano Concerto no.4

Kempff / Leitner / Berliner Philharmoniker / DG

10 Beethoven: Piano Sonatas

Schnabel / EMI

11 Beethoven: Symphony no.3 “Eroica”

Klemperer / Philharmonia Orchestra / EMI

12 Beethoven: Symphony no.9 “Choral”

Furtwangler / Orchester der Bayeuther Festspiele (1951) / EMI

13 Beethoven: Symphony no.5 & 7

Kleiber / Wiener Philharmoniker / DG

14 Bellini: Norma 

Callas / Serafin / Orchestra e Coro del Teatro alla Scala / EMI

15 Berlioz: Les Troyens

Davis / Royal Opera House Chorus and Orchestra Covent Garden / Philips

16 Bizet: Carmen

de Los Angeles / Gedda / Beecham / Choeur & Orchestre National de la Radiodiffusion Française / EMI

17 Brahms: A German Requiem (Ein Deutsches Requiem)

Klemperer / Philharmonia Orchestra & Chorus/ EMI

18 Brahms: Piano Concerto no.1 & 2

Gilels / Jochum / Berliner Philharmoniker (1972) / DG

19 Brahms: Symphony no.4

Kleiber / Wiener Philharmoniker (1980) / DG

20 Britten: Peter Grimes

Britten / Royal Opera House Chorus and Orchestra Covent Garden / DECCA

21 Britten: War Requiem

Fischer-Dieskau / Britten / London Symphony Orchestra / DECCA

22 Bruckner: Symphony no.8

Karajan / Wiener Philharmoniker  (1988) / DG

23 Chopin: Etudes

Pollini (1972) / DG

24 Chopin:  Waltzs

Lipatti (1950) / EMI

25 Debussy:  La Mer

Karajan / Berliner Philharmoniker (1964) / DG

26 Debussy: Piano Works

Gieseking / EMI

27 Delius : Orchestral Works

Beecham / Royal Philharmonic Orchestra / EMI

28 Dvorak: Symphony no. 8

Kubelik / Berliner Philharmoniker / DG

29 Dvorak:  Cello Concerto

Rostropovich / Karajan / Berliner Philharmoniker / DG

30 Elgar: The Dream Of Gerontius

Sargent / Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra / Testament

31 Elgar: Cello Concerto / Sea Pictures

Du Pre / Beker / Barbirolli / London Symphony Orchestra / EMI

32 Elgar: Violin  Concerto

Menuhin / Elgar / London Symphony Orchestra / EMI

33 Vaughan-Williams: English String Music

Barbirolli / New Philharmonia Orchestra / EMI

34 Handel: Messiah

Beecham / Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (1959) / RCA

35 Handel: Water Music

Kubelik / Berliner Philharmoniker / DG

36 Haydn: The Complete Symphonies

Dorati / Philharmonia Hungarica / Decca

37 Hildegard: A feather on the breath of God

Doreen Muskett / Hyperion

38 Listz: Les Prelude

Karajan / Berliner Philharmoniker / DG

39 Listz: The Two Piano Concertos

Richter / Kondrashin / London Symphony Orchestra / Philips

40 Mahler: Das Lied Von Der Erde (The Song of the Earth)

Ferrier / Patzak / Walter / Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra / Decca

41 Mahler: Symphony No.2

Auger / Baker / Rattle / City of Birmingham Symphony Chorus and Orchestra / EMI

42 Mahler: Symphony No.8

Solti / Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Decca

43 Mahler: Symphony No.9

Karajan / Berliner Philharmoniker (1982) / DG

44 Mozart: Cosi Fan Tutte

Schwarzkopf / Bohm / Philharmonia Orchestra / EMI

45 Mozart: Don Giovanni

Schwarzkopf  / Giulini / Philharmonia Chorus and Orchestra / EMI

46 Mozart: Horn Concertos No.1-4

Brain / Karajan / Philharmonia Orchestra / EMI

47 Mozart: Le nozze di Figaro (Marriage of Figaro)

Erich Kleiber / Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra / Decca

48 Mozart: Die Zauberflote (Magic Flute)

Beecham / Berliner Philharmoniker / Nimbus

49 Puccini: La Boheme

Beecham / R.C.A. Victor Orchestra / EMI

50 Puccini: Tosca

Callas / De Sabata / La Scala Theater Orchestra / EMI

51 Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No.2

Richter / Karajan / Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra / DG      

52 Rachmaninov: Symphony No.2

Previn / London Symphony Orchestra (1972) / EMI

53 Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No.4 / Ravel : Piano Concerto

Michelangeli / Gracis / Philharmonia Orchestra / EMI

54 Ravel: Daphnis et Chloe

Monteux / London Symphony Orchestra / Decca

55 Schoenberg: Verklärte Nacht

Hollywood String Quartet / Testament

56 Schubert: Lieder

Fischer-Dieskau / Moore / DG

57 Schubert: Symphony no.9

Furtwangler / Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra (1951) / DG

58 Schubert: Wanderer-Fantasie D.760

Richter / EMI

59 Schumann: Symphony no.4

Furtwangler / Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra (1951) / DG

60 Sibelius: Violin Concerto

Heifetz / Beecham / London Philharmonic Orchestra / EMI

61 Smetana: My Country

Kubelik / Czech Philharmonic Orchestra (1990) / Supraphon

62 Richard Strauss: Elektra

Solti / Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra / Decca

63 Richard Strauss: Four Last Songs

Schwarzkopf  / Szell / London Philharmonic Orchestra / EMI

64 Richard Strauss: Der Rosenkavalier

Schwarzkopf  / Karajan / Philharmonia Orchestra (1956) / EMI

65 Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No.1

Horowitz / Toscanini / NBC Symphony Orchestra (1941) / RCA

66 Tchaikovsky: Symphony no.4 -6

Mravinsky / Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra (1961) / DG

67 The Art of Joan Sutherland

SUTHERLAND / Decca

68 Verdi: Falstaff

Toscanini / NBC Symphony Orchestra / RCA

69 Verdi: Otello

Toscanini / NBC Symphony Orchestra / RCA

70 Verdi: Requiem

Toscanini / NBC Symphony Orchestra / RCA

71 Verdi: La Traviata

Callas / Ghione / Lisbon National Theatre Orchestra & Chorus of San Carlos (1958) / EMI

72 Wagner: Parsifal

Knappertsbusch / Bayreuth Festival Orchestra (1962) / Philips

73 Wagner: Der Ring Des Nibelungen

Solti / Wiener Philharmoniker / Decca

74 Wagner: Tristan und Isolde

Furtwangler / Philharmonia Orchestra / EMI

75 Wagner: Die Walkure Act 1

Lehmann / Walter / Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra / EMI

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