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Released in honor of Yo-Yo Ma's 60th birthday on October 7, the set features great works from the classical cello repertoire with compositions by 23 classical composers. The 14 classic albums in this 15-CD originals jackets collection have been selected by Yo-Yo Ma from his vast discography of more than 80 original albums, recorded between 1979 and 2015. Included are 5 Grammy award winning recordings as well as his legendary bestsellers Bach Cello Suites Inspired by Bach and Simply Baroque.
Released in honor of Yo-Yo Ma's 60th birthday on October 7, the set features great works from the classical cello repertoire with compositions by 23 classical composers. The 14 classic albums in this 15-CD originals jackets collection have been selected by Yo-Yo Ma from his vast discography of more than 80 original albums, recorded between 1979 and 2015. Included are 5 Grammy award winning recordings as well as his legendary bestsellers Bach Cello Suites Inspired by Bach and Simply Baroque.
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The Classical Cello Collection [15 CD Box Set]
Artist: Yo-Yo Ma
Format: CD
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1. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007; I. Prélude
2. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007; II. Allemande
3. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007; III. Courante
4. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007; IV. Sarabande
5. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007; V. Menuett 1 - VI. Menuett 2
6. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 1 in G Major, BWV 1007; VII. Gigue
7. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1008; Prélude
8. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1008; Allemande
9. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1008; Courante
10. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1008; Sarabande
11. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1008; Menuett I/II
12. 1 Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 2 in D Minor, BWV 1008; Gigue
13. 1 Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1009; Prélude
14. 1 Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1009; Allemande
15. 1 Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1009; Courante
16. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1009; Sarabande
17. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1009; Bourrée I ; Bourrée II
18. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 3 in C Major, BWV 1009; Gigue
19. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 4 in E-Flat Major, BWV 1010; Prélude
20. 2
21. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 4 in E-Flat Major, BWV 1010; Allemande
22. 2 Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 4 in E-Flat Major, BWV 1010; Courante
23. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 4 in E-Flat Major, BWV 1010; Sarabande
24. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 4 in E-Flat Major, BWV 1010; Bourrée I/II
25. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 4 in E-Flat Major, BWV 1010; Gigue
26. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor, BWV 1011; Prélude
27. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor, BWV 1011; Allemande
28. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor, BWV 1011; Courante
29. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor, BWV 1011; Sarabande
30. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor, BWV 1011; Gavotte I/II
31. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 5 in C Minor, BWV 1011; Gigue
32. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 6 in D Major, BWV 1012; Prélude
33. Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 6 in D Major, BWV 1012; Allemande
34. 1 Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 6 in D Major, BWV 1012; Courante
35. 1 Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 6 in D Major, BWV 1012; Sarabande
36. 1 Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 6 in D Major, BWV 1012; Gavotte I/II
37. 1 Unaccompanied Cello Suite No. 6 in D Major, BWV 1012; Gigue
38. Cantata, BWV 167: Sei Lob und Preis mit Ehren
39. Matthäus-Passion, BWV 244: Erbarme dich mein Gott
40. Cantata, BWV 147: Jesus bleibet meine Freude
41. Cantata, BWV 22: Ertöt' und durch dein' Güte
42. Ich ruf' zu dir, Herr Jesu Christ, BWV 639
43. Kommst du nun, Jesu, vom Himmel herunter, BWV 650
44. Cantata, BWV 163: Lass mein Herz die Münze sein
45. Cantata, BWV 136: Dein Blut, der edle Saft
46. Orchestral Suite No. 3 in D Major, BWV 1068: II. Air
47. Concerto for Cello and String Orchestra in G Major, G. 480; I. Allegro
48. Concerto for Cello and String Orchestra in G Major, G. 480; II. Adagio
49. 1 Concerto for Cello and String Orchestra in G Major, G. 480; III. Allegro
50. 1 Cello Concerto in D Major, G. 478; I. Allegro con spirito
51. 1 Cello Concerto in D Major, G. 478; II. Larghetto
52. 1 Cello Concerto in D Major, G. 478; III. Rondo
53. Cello Concerto in D Major, G. 478; IV. Rondo comodo assai
54. Piano Quintet in A Major, D. 667, Op. 114 "Trout"; I. Allegro vivace
55. Piano Quintet in A Major, D. 667, Op. 114 "Trout"; II. Andante
56. Piano Quintet in A Major, D. 667, Op. 114 "Trout"; III. Scherzo
57. Piano Quintet in A Major, D. 667, Op. 114 "Trout"; IV. Tema con variazioni
58. Piano Quintet in A Major, D. 667, Op. 114 "Trout"; V. Finale. Allegro giusto
59. Arpeggione Sonata in A Minor, D. 821; I. Allegro moderato
60. Arpeggione Sonata in A Minor, D. 821; II. Adagio
61. Arpeggione Sonata in A Minor, D. 821; III. Allegretto
62. Die Forelle, D. 550, Op. 32
63. Cello Sonata No. 4 in C Major, Op. 102 No. 1; I. Andante - Allegro vivace
64. Cello Sonata No. 4 in C Major, Op. 102 No. 1; II. Adagio - Allegro vivace
65. 7 Variations on "Bei Männern, welche Liebe fühlen", WoO 46
66. 12 Variations in G Major on "See the Conqu'ring Hero Comes", WoO 45
67. 12 Variations in F Major on "Ein Mädchen oder Weibchen", Op. 66
68. Double Concerto for Violin and Cello in A Minor, Op. 102; I. Allegro
69. Double Concerto for Violin and Cello in A Minor, Op. 102; II. Andante
70. Double Concerto for Violin and Cello in A Minor, Op. 102; III. Vivace non troppo
71. Piano Quartet No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 60; I. Allegro ma non troppo
72. Piano Quartet No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 60; II. Scherzo. Allegro
73. Piano Quartet No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 60; III. Andante
74. Piano Quartet No. 3 in C Minor, Op. 60; IV. Finale. Allegro comodo
75. Cello Sonata No. 1 in E Minor, Op. 38; I. Allegro non troppo
76. Cello Sonata No. 1 in E Minor, Op. 38; II. Allegretto quasi menuetto
77. Cello Sonata No. 1 in E Minor, Op. 38; III. Allegro
78. Cello Sonata No. 2 in F Major, Op. 99; I. Allegro vivace
79. Cello Sonata No. 2 in F Major, Op. 99; II. Adagio affettuoso
80. Cello Sonata No. 2 in F Major, Op. 99; III. Allegro passionato
81. Cello Sonata No. 2 in F Major, Op. 99; IV. Allegro molto
82. Violin Sonata No. 3 in D Minor, Op. 108; I. Allegro
83. Violin Sonata No. 3 in D Minor, Op. 108; II. Adagio
84. Violin Sonata No. 3 in D Minor, Op. 108; III. Un poco presto e con sentimento
85. Violin Sonata No. 3 in D Minor, Op. 108; IV. Presto agitato
86. Cello Concerto in B Minor, Op. 104, B. 191; I. Allegro
87. Cello Concerto in B Minor, Op. 104, B. 191; II. Adagio ma non troppo
88. Cello Concerto in B Minor, Op. 104, B. 191; III. Finale. Allegro moderato
89. Cello Concerto No. 2 in E Minor, Op. 30; I. Allegro impetuoso
90. Cello Concerto No. 2 in E Minor, Op. 30; II. Andante tranquillo
91. Cello Concerto No. 2 in E Minor, Op. 30; III. Allegro
92. Cello Concerto No. 1 in A Minor, Op. 33, R. 193
93. Cello Concerto in D Minor; I. Prelude. Lento - Allegro maestoso
94. Cello Concerto in D Minor; II. Intermezzo. Andantino con moto - Allegro presto
95. Cello Concerto in D Minor; III. Introduction. Andante - Allegro vivace ^1
96. Thaïs: Méditation (Arr. for Cello ; Piano) ^1
97. Violin Sonata No. 1 in A Major, Op. 13; I. Allegro molto ^1
98. Violin Sonata No. 1 in A Major, Op. 13; II. Andante ^1
99. Violin Sonata No. 1 in A Major, Op. 13; III. Allegro vivo ^1
100. Violin Sonata No. 1 in A Major, Op. 13; IV. Allegro quasi presto ^1
101. Havanaise, Op. 83 ^1
102. Sonata in A Major for Violin and Piano, FWV 8 (Arr. for Cello and Piano); I. Allegretto ben moderato ^1
103. Sonata in A Major for Violin and Piano, FWV 8 (Arr. for Cello and Piano); II. Allegro ^1
104. Sonata in A Major for Violin and Piano, FWV 8 (Arr. for Cello and Piano); III. Recitativo - Fantasia: Ben moderato ^1
105. Sonata in A Major for Violin and Piano, FWV 8 (Arr. for Cello and Piano); IV. Allegretto poco mosso ^1
106. Don Quixote, Op. 35, TrV 184 ^1
107. Cello Concerto in D Major; I. Allegro moderato ^1
108. Cello Concerto in D Major; II. Andante, alla marcia ^1
109. Cello Concerto in D Major; III. Tempo di minuetto ^1
110. Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op. 85; I. Adagio - Moderato - II. Lento - Allegro molto ^1
111. Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op. 85; III. Adagio ^1
112. Cello Concerto in E Minor, Op. 85; IV. Allegro - Moderato - Allegro ma non troppo ^1
113. Cello Concerto; I. Moderato ^1
114. Cello Concerto; II. Allegro appassionato ^1
115. Cello Concerto; III. Lento ^1
116. Sinfonia Concertante for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 125; I. Andante ^1
117. Sinfonia Concertante for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 125; II. Allegro giusto ^1
118. Sinfonia Concertante for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 125; III. Andante con moto ^1
119. Variations on a Rococo Theme for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 33; Moderato quasi and

More Info:

Released in honor of Yo-Yo Ma's 60th birthday on October 7, the set features great works from the classical cello repertoire with compositions by 23 classical composers. The 14 classic albums in this 15-CD originals jackets collection have been selected by Yo-Yo Ma from his vast discography of more than 80 original albums, recorded between 1979 and 2015. Included are 5 Grammy award winning recordings as well as his legendary bestsellers Bach Cello Suites Inspired by Bach and Simply Baroque.

Reviews:

Highlights of the collection:
- The great cello concertos by Boccherini, Dvorák, Elgar, Walton, Saint-Saens and more
- Collaborations with long time partners such as Emanuel Ax, Isaac Stern and Kathryn Stott
- An appreciation written by Nicholas Cords from the Silk Road Ensemble and Brooklyn Rider

Award winning recordings:
Grammy Award for Best Chamber Music Performance:
- 1987 Beethoven: Cello and Piano Sonata No. 4 in C & Variations (CBS 42121)
- 1993 Brahms: Sonatas for Cello & Piano (Sony 48191)
Grammy Award for Best Instrumental Soloist(s) Performance:
- 1990 Barber: Cello Concerto, Op. 22/Britten: Symphony for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 68 (CBS 44900)
- 1993 Prokofiev: Sinfonia Concertante/Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme (Sony 48382)
- 1995 The New York Album Works of Albert, Bartók & Bloch (Sony 57961)
Grammy Award for Best Classical Contemporary Composition:
- 1995 The New York Album, Stephen Albert: Cello Concerto (Sony 57961)

        
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