Karajan: Adagio - David Bell (organ); Leon Spierer (violin); Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra; Herbert von Karajan (conductor)
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  1. Adagietto, for orchestra (from the Symphony No. 5): Adagietto. Sehr langsam
  2. Canon and gigue, for 3 violins & continuo in D major, T. 337: Canon, arranged by Max Seiffert
  3. Méditation, for violin & orchestra (or other arrangement) (from opera "Thaïs")
  4. Symphony No. 3 in F major, Op. 90
  5. Sinfonia al Santo Sepolcro, sonata for 2 violins, viola & continuo in B minor, RV 169: Adagio molto
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  1. Adagietto, for orchestra (from the Symphony No. 5): Adagietto. Sehr langsam
  2. Canon and gigue, for 3 violins & continuo in D major, T. 337: Canon, arranged by Max Seiffert
  3. Méditation, for violin & orchestra (or other arrangement) (from opera "Thaïs")
  4. Symphony No. 3 in F major, Op. 90
  5. Sinfonia al Santo Sepolcro, sonata for 2 violins, viola & continuo in B minor, RV 169: Adagio molto
  6. Peer Gynt Suite for orchestra (or piano or piano, 4 hands) No. 1, Op. 46: Ases Tod Aase's Death
  7. Divertimento No. 15 for 2 horns & strings in B flat major ("Lodron Serenade No 2"), K. 287 (K. 271H): Adagio
  8. Adagio, for violin, strings & organ in G minor, T. Mi 26 (composed by Remo Giazotto; not by Albinoni): arranged by Remo Giazotto
  9. Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92: Allegretto
  10. Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D major, BWV 1068: Air
  11. Valse triste, for orchestra (from Kuolema), Op. 44/1
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In light of the "chill-out" trend of the 1990s, major labels released many albums of slow, meditative pieces to appeal to listeners who wanted relaxing or reflective background music. Deutsche Grammophon's vaults are full of exceptional recordings of classical orchestral music, and the performances by Herbert von Karajan and the Berlin Philharmonic are prominent in the label's catalog. The slow selections on Karajan: Adagio are in most cases drawn from larger compositions, though these movements are frequently anthologized ...

Karajan: Adagio 1995, Deutsche Grammophon

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