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The 50 Greatest Overtures

50 songs (7 hours and 20 minutes) Released on 1 June 2010
1
Ruslan And Ludmilla: Overture
Moscow RTV-Symphony Orchestra & Klaus-Peter Hahn
5:20
2
Die Zauberflöte, K. 620, Act I: Overture
London Philharmonic Orchestra & Alfred Scholz
7:20
3
The Barber Of Seville: Overture
Munich Symphony Orchestra and Alfred Scholz
7:42
4
The Bartered Bride: Overture
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra and Libor Pesek
6:41
5
Die Meistersinger Von Nürnberg: Prelude To Act 1
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra & Bystrik Rezucha
9:50
6
Hänsel Und Gretel: Overture
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Norman Sattler
7:52
7
Academic Festival Overture, Op. 80
Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra & Bystrik Rezucha
9:36
8
Leonore Overture No. 3 In C Major, Op. 72a
Ljubljana Radio Symphony Orchestra and Anton Nanut & Ludwig van Beethoven
13:34
9
Tragic Festival Overture In D Minor, Op. 81
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra & Kurt Redel
13:53
10
The Flying Dutchman (''Der Fliegende Holländer''): Overture
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra, Bystrik Rezucha
10:31
11
Tristan And Isolde: Prelude To Act 1
Innsbruck Symphony Orchestra and Robert Wagner
10:28
12
Libusa: Overture
Berlin Symphonic Orchestra, Carl-August Bünte
8:39
13
Faust-Overture
South German Philharmonic Orchestra, Hanspeter Gmür
13:52
14
Cinderella ("La Cenerentola"): Overture
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra, Jonel Perlea
8:15
15
Das Liebesverbot: Overture
South German Philharmonic Orchestra, Hans Swarowsky
10:20
16
The Hebrides - Overture In B Minor, Op. 25
Hamburg Symphony Orchestra and Alois Springer
9:08
17
The Merry Wives Of Windsor ''Die Lustigen Weiber Von Windsor'': Overture
London Philharmonic Orchestra, Alfred Scholz
8:48
18
Idomeneo: Overture
Hungarian National Philharmonic Orchestra, Manfred Peter
5:14
19
Sicilian Vespers: Overture
Berlin Symphony Orchestra, Carl-August Bünte
9:03
20
La Forza Del Destino: Overture
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra, Bystrik Rezucha
7:54
21
King Lear Overture, Op. 4 ("Le Roi Lear")
Philharmonia Hungarica, Richard Kapp
14:28
22
Rodelinda, Regina De' Langobardi, Opera, HWV 19: Overture
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra, Rolf Reinhardt
6:07
23
Meeresstille Und Glückliche Fahrt - Overture, Op. 27
Hamburg Symphony Orchestra and Alois Springer
12:41
24
Manfred Overture In E-Flat Minor, Op. 115
Saint Louis Symphony Orchestra and Jerzy Semkow
12:01
25
Lucio Silla, K.135: Overture
Württemberg Chamber Orchestra Heilbronn & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
8:11
26
Il Sogno Di Scipione, K.126: Overture
Württemberg Chamber Orchestra Heilbronn and Günther Kehr & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
5:48
27
Bastien And Bastienne, K.50: Overture
Württemberg Chamber Orchestra Heilbronn & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
1:41
28
Il Re Pastore, K.208: Overture
Various artists & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
3:04
29
Mitridate, K.87: Overture
Württemberg Chamber Orchestra Heilbronn and Günther Kehr & Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
5:45
30
Ascanio In Alba, K.111: Overture
Württemberg Chamber Orchestra Heilbronn, Jörg Faerber
3:23
31
Coriolan Overture, Op. 62
Orchestre de la Suisse Romand & Armin Jordan & Ludwig van Beethoven
7:45
32
Egmont Overture - Incidental Music, Op. 84
London Symphony Orchestra, Josef Krips
8:06
33
Lohengrin: Prelude To Act 1
Bamberg Philharmonic Orchestra, Heinrich Hollreiser
8:33
34
Le Carnaval Romain: Overture
Bamberg Symphony Orchestra, Johannes Schüler
8:37
35
Romeo And Juliet - Fantasy Overture: Fantasy Overture
London Philharmonic Orchestra and Lawrence Siegel
18:04
36
Light Cavalry: Overture
London Philharmonic Orchestra and Horst Stein
6:32
37
Boccaccio: Overture
North German Radio Orchestra, Richard Müller-Lampertz
7:52
38
Die Fledermaus: Overture
London Symphony Orchestra & Alfred Scholz
8:15
39
The Thieving Magpie ("La Gazza Ladra"): Overture
Philharmonia Slavonica, Henry Adolph
10:36
40
Lohengrin: Prelude To Act 3
Bamberg Philharmonic Orchestra, Heinrich Hollreiser
3:02
41
Rienzi: Overture
Slovak Philharmonic Orchestra, Bystrik Rezucha
11:32
42
The Queen's Lace Handkerchief (''Das Spitzentuch Der Königin''): Overture
Philharmonia Hungarica, Eduard Strauss
6:37
43
Poet And Peasant (''Dichter Und Bauer''): Overture
London Philharmonic Orchestra, Horst Stein
9:52
44
Donna Diana: Overture
London Philharmonic Orchestra, Horst Stein
3:54
45
Cagliostro In Vienna (''Cagliostro In Wien''), RV 504: Overture
Stuttgart Philharmonic Orchestra and Eduard Strauss
7:11
46
William Tell: I. Overture
London Philharmonia Orchestra and Alfred Scholz
12:06
47
The Italian In Algiers: Overture
Philharmonia Slavonica, Henry Adolph
7:53
48
The Fairies "Die Feen": Overture
Hamburg Symphony Orchestra, Alois Springer
13:22
49
Der Freischütz, Op. 77: I. Overture
Orchestre Symphonique du Festival and Loic Bertrand
9:15
50
Tannhäuser, WWV 70, Act I: Overture
London Philharmonia Orchestra, Alfred Scholz & Richard Wagner
14:39