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TOP 300 Most Collectible Classical Records (201-300)

201 Puccini: Turandot         Decca  414274-2

Sutherland / Pavarotti / Caballé / Ghiaurov / Krause / Pears / Mehta

London Phiharmonic Orchestra

202 Puccini: Madama Butterfly         EMI CDS 747959-2 / 556298-2 

Callas / Danieli / Gedda / Karajan / Chorus & Orchestra of La Scala, Milan

203 Puccini: La Boheme         EMI CMS 747475-2

Callas / Stefano / Moffo / Votto / Chorus & Orchestra of La Scala, Milan

204 Rachmaninov: 3 Symphonies         DG 445590-2

Maazel / Berliner Philharmoniker

205 Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto no.2 & 3         Mercury 432759-2

Byron Janis / Dorati / Minneapolis Symphony Orchestra

206 Rachmaninov: 24 Preludes / Piano Sonata no.2         Decca 443841-2

Ashkenazy

207 Rachmaninov: Vespers / Liturgy of St. John Chrysostom      

Philips 475227-2 (Philips 442344-2 & 442776-2) 

Borodina / Ranne / Tsipcalo / Korniev / St.Petersburg Chamber Choir

208 Rameau: Works for Harpsichord     DG Archiv 427176-2

Gilbert

209 Ravel: Bolero / Rapsodie Espagnole

Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibitions           DG 439013-2

Karajan / Berliner Philharmoniker

 

210 Ravel: Ma Mere l'Oye / Pavane pour une infante défunte /

Le Tombeau de Couperin / Valse nobles et sentimentales     Decca 410254-2

Zirbel / Baskin / Dutoit / Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal

 

211 Ravel: Complete Music for Piano Solo & Piano Concerto   Philips 438353-2

Haas

212 Ravel: Daphnis et Chloe        Decca 757525-2

Monteux / London Symphony Orchestra

213 Respighi: Fontane di Roma / Pini di Roma   DG 449724-2

Karajan / Berliner Philharmoniker

214 Rimsky-Korsokov: Scheherazade     RCA 09026 60875-2

Debussy: La Mer 

Reiner / Chicago Symphony Orchestra

215 Rossini: Sonatas for Strings      Philips 434734-2

Mendelssohn: Octet, E flat major, op.20 

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216 Rossini: Overtures      RCA GD60387

Reiner / Chicago Symphony Orchestra

217 Rossini: Il Barbiere Di Siviglia                    Philips 446448-2 

Baltsa / Allen / Best / Marriner / Academy of St-Martin-in-the-Fields

218 Rossini: Stabat Mater      Chandos Chan 8780

Field / Jones / Davies / Earle / Hickox / City of London Sinfonia 

219 Saint-Saens: Symphony no.3 "Organ"     DG 439014-2 / 400063-2 

Cochereau / Karajan / Berliner Philharmoniker

220 Saint-Saens: Violin Concerto no.3 / Lalo: Symphonie Espagnole    DG 445549-2 

Perlman / Barenboim / Orchestra de Paris

   

221 Satie: Early Piano Works   Philips 426444-2

Reinbert de Leeuw

222 Scarlatti: Sonatas for Keyboard      Sony SK53460

Horowitz

223 Schoenberg: Pelleas und Melisande / Verklärte Nacht     DG 427424-2

Berg: Lyric Suite Pieces

Webern: Passacaglia / Symphony 

Karajan / Berliner Philharmoniker

 

224 Schubert: Symphony no.5 & 6       DG 423654-2

Abbado / The Chamber Orchestra of Europe 

224 Schubert: Symphony no.8 "Unfinished" & 9 "The Great"  DG 437689-2

Sinopoli / Staatskapelle Dresden

226 Schubert: Rosamunde       DG 431655-2

Otter / Abbado / The Chamber Orchestra of Europe

227 Schubert: String Quintet, D956 / Beethoven: Grosse Fuge,op.133

DG 439774-2

Schiff / Hagen Quartett

228 Schubert: String Quartets no.12-15           Philips 446163-2

Quartetto Italiano

229 Schubert: Complete Trios           Philips 438700-2

Beaux Arts Trio / Grumiaux Trio

230 Schubert: Piano Quintet "The Trout" / String Trio no.1 & 2   Philips 422838-2

Haebler / Grumiaux Trio

231 Schubert: Piano Sonata no.19, D958 / Moments musicaux, D780  Philips 422076-2

Brendel

232 Schubert: Piano Sonatas no.19-21, D958-960 / Piano Pieces, D946

Philips 438703-2

Brendel

233 Schubert: Impromptus, D899 & 935 / Allegretto, D915 /

11 Ecossaises, D781 / Hungraian Melody, D817        Philips 442543-2

Brendel

234 Schubert: Lieder    DG 437235-2

Die schöne Müllerin, D795 / Winterreise, D911 / Schwanengesang, D957

Fischer-Dieskau / Moore

235 Schutz: The Christmas Story     Decca 452188-2

Pears / Partridge / Norrington / Heinrich Schutz Choir

236 Schutz: Symphoniae Sacrae, op.10     Chandos Chan 0566/7

Kirkby / Blanc / Bowman / Daniels / Rogers / Varcoe / Wistreich / The Purcell Quartet

237 Schumann: The 4 Symphonies / Manfred Overture   Sony M2YK 45680 

Kubelik / Symphonie Orchestra des Bayerischen Rundfunks

238 Schumann: The 3 Piano Trios / Pantasiestucke, op.88  Philips 432165-2 

Beaux Arts Trio

239 Schumann: Piano Works        DG 435045-2

Kempff

240 Schumann: Piano Quintet, op.44 / String Quartet no.1, op.41.1        DG 447111-2

Paul Gulda / Hagen Quartett

241 Schumann: Frauenliebe und Leben, op.42 / Romanzen und Balladen IV, op.64 /

Liederkreis, op.24 / Romanzen und Balladen I, op.45 / 4 Gesänge, op.142

DG 415519-2

Fassbaender / Gage

242 Schumann: Dichterliebe op. 48 / Liederkreis op. 39 / Myrthen op. 25

DG 415190-2

Fischer-Dieskau / Eschenbach

243 Scriabin: Piano Sonata no.2, 5 & 9 / Etudes / Preludes   Arkadia GI 910.1

Richter

244 Shostakovich: Symphony no.5 & 9   Melodiya MA3020 / MCD113

Rozhdestvensky / U.S.S.R. Ministry of Culture Symphony Orchestra

245 Shostakovich: Symphony no.11 "The Year 1905"   Melodiya MCD152

Rozhdestvensky / U.S.S.R. Ministry of Culture Symphony Orchestra

246 Shostakovich: Chamber Symphony op.110a / Symphony for String op.118a DG 429229-2 

Barshai / The Chamber Orchestra of Europe

247 Shostakovich: 24 Preludes & Fugues, op.87   Hyperion CDA66441/3 

Nikolayeva

248 Shostakovich: Complete String Quartet, Piano Quintet   EMI CMS 565032-2 

Richter / Borodin String Quartet

249 Sibelius: Symphony no.2   EMI CDM 769243-2 

Karajan / Berliner Philharmoniker

250 Sibelius: Symphony no.4 & 7 / Valse triste    DG 439527-2 

Karajan / Berliner Philharmoniker

251 Sibelius: Symphony no.5 & 6 / The Swan of Tuonela    DG 439982-2 

Karajan / Berliner Philharmoniker

252 Sibelius: Scenes historiques op.25 & 66 / En Saga     BIS CD 295 

Järvi  / Göteborgs Symfoniker

253 Sibelius: Finlandia / Tapiola       DG 413755-2 

Karajan / Berliner Philharmoniker

254 Sibelius / Nielsen: Violin Concerto       Sony MK 44548 

Cho-Liang Lin / Esa-Pekka Salonen / Philharmonia Orchestra / Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra

255 Strauss, Richard: Don Quixote, op.35              EMI CDC 749308-2

Schumann: Cello Concerto

Rostropovich / Karajan / Berliner Philharmoniker / Bernstein / Orchestra National de France

256 Strauss, Richard: Also Sprach Zarathustra / Don Juan        DG 439016-2

Karajan / Berliner Philharmoniker

257 Strauss, Richard: Ein Heldenleben (A Hero's Life)  /

Tod und Verklärung (Death and Transfiguration)         DG 439039-2

Karajan / Berliner Philharmoniker

258 Strauss, Richard: Eine Alpensinfonie (An Alpine Symphony)         DG 439899-2

Sinopoli / Staatskapelle Dresden

259 Strauss, Richard: Der Rosenkavalier  EMI CDS 749354-8 / 5676092 / 9668242

Schwarzkopf / Gedda / Ludwig / Karajan / Philharmonia Orchestra & Chorus

260 Strauss, Richard: Salome    EMI CDS 749358-8 / 724356715929

Behrens / Bohm / Karajan / Wiener Philharmoniker

261 Strauss, Richard: Four Last Songs    Philips 411052-2 

Jessye Norman / Masur / Gewandhausorchester Leipzig

262 Stravinsky: Rite of Spring / Firebird / Petroushka / Apollo        Philips 438350-2

Haitink / Gruenberg / Concertgebouw Orchestra / London Philharmonic Orchestra

263 Stravinsky: Firebird / The Song of the Nightingle    Mercury 432012-2 

Dorati / London Symphony Orchestra

264 Tchaikovsky: Symphony  no.4, 5 & 6 (Pathetique)    DG 419745-2

Mravinsky / Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra

265 Tchaikovsky: Manfred Symphony / The Tempest   DG 439891-2

Pletnev / Russian National Orchestra

266 Tchaikovsky: Romeo & Juliet / The Nutcracker Suite     DG 439021-2

Karajan / Berliner Philharmoniker

267 Tchaikovsky: Slavonic March / Capriccio Italien / Eugene Onegin - Orchestral

Philips 442775-2

Valery Gergiev / Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra (Kirov Orchestra)

268 Tchaikovsky: Overture 1812          Philips 442011-2

Valery Gergiev / Mariinsky Theatre Symphony Orchestra (Kirov Orchestra)

269 Tchaikovsky: String Quartet no.1-3 / String Sextet "Souvenir de Florence" /

Piano Trio in a minor       EMI 764879-2

Borodin Quartet / Perlman / Harrell / Ashkenazy

270 Tchaikovsky / Dvorak: Serenade for Strings     DG 400038-2

Karajan / Berliner Philharmoniker

271 Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto no.1     DG 447420-2

Richter / Karajan / Wiener Philharmoniker (1962)

272 Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto                RCA 9026-61495-2 / 67896

Heifetz / Reiner / Chicago Symphony Orchestra (1957)

273 Tchaikovsky: Four Season, op.37b /  6 Piano Pieces, op.21    Virgin VC 545042-2 

Pletnev

274 Verdi: Requiem & Operatic Choruses    Telarc CD 80152 

Robert Shaw / Atlanta Symphony Orchestra & Chorus

275 Verdi: Un Ballo in Maschera     DG 449588-2 

Karajan / Wiener Philharmoniker

276 Verdi: Don Carlos            DG 415316-2 

Abbado / Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala

277 Verdi: Macbeth            DG 449732-2 

Abbado / Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala

278 Verdi: Il Trovatore    RCA RD 86194 / 74321-39504-2 / 1779-45286-2 

Metha / New Philharminia Orchestra

279 Verdi: La Traviata     DG 415132-2

Cotrubas / Domingo / Milnes / Kleiber / Bayerisches Staatsorchester (1976-77)

280 Verdi: Aida     EMI CMS 769300-2 

Karajan / Wiener Philharmoniker

281 Verdi: Otello     DG 439805-2

Domingo / Studer / Leiferkus / Myung-Whun Chung / Paris Opera-Bastille Chorus

282 Verdi: Opera Choruses       DG 413448-2 / 463655-2

Abbado / Orchestra del Teatro alla Scala

283 Verdi: Overtures & Preludes       DG 453058-2

Karajan / Berliner Philharmoniker

284 Vivaldi: Le Quattro Stagioni (The Four Seasons)  Philips 422065-2

Accardo / I Solisti delle Settimane Musicali di Napoli

285 Vivaldi: 12 Concerti, op.8      Philips 438344-2

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286 Vivaldi: Stabat Mater / Nisi Dominus / Concerto in g minor    Decca 414329-2

Hogwood / The Academy of Ancient Music

287 Vivaldi: Glorias / Magnificat     Decca 443455-2

Guest / Cleobury / King's College Choir / St John's College Choir

288 Wagner: Pasifal           DG 413347-2

Karajan / Berliner Philharmoniker

289 Wagner: Lohengrin           Decca 421053-2

Solti / Wiener Philharmoniker

290 Wagner: Tristan und Isolde            DG 419889-2

Bohm / Chor und Orchester der Bayreuther Festspiele

291 Wagner: Der Ring Des Nibelungen           DG 435211-2

Karajan / Berliner Philharmoniker

292 Wagner: Orchestral Music           EMI CZS 568616-2

Tennstedt / Berliner Philharmoniker

293 Weber: Der Freischutz               DG 415432-2

Kleiber / Dresden Staatskapelle

294 Wolf: Lieder               EMI CDH 764905-2

Schwarzkopf / Moore

295 Domingo Favourites                DG 445525-2

Domingo

296 Heifetz Collection, Vol 3 (1934-1937) RCA 09026-61732-2

Heifetz

297 Horowitz The Last Romantic              DG 419045-2

Horowitz

298 Horowitz in Moscow              DG 419499-2

Horowitz

299 The Essential Pavarotti              Decca 430210-2

Pavarotti

300 The Elisabeth Schwarzkopf Songbook             EMI 565860-2

Schwarzkopf

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