THE WORLD'S MOST BEAUTIFUL MELODIES - The World's Most Romantic Music




Volume 6 of the 'The World's Most Beautiful Melodies' series which was to run for 15 volumes.

3CD Set
Released April 1995
Cat No.: RDCD1051-3  RDC92721-3
RD Code: ROM 006
Series Code 062
Compilation by M Moritz, Production by P Marchant



CD1        Romantic Favourites That Will Live Forever

1 - Morning from 'Peer Gynt' - London Promenade Orchestra with Eric Hammerstein - Grieg
2 - Minuet in G Major - London Promenade Orchestra with Eric Hammerstein - Beethoven
3 - Song Without Words - London Promenade Orchestra with Eric Hammerstein - Tchaikovsky
4 - Nocturne from a 'Midsummer Night's Dream - National Philharmonic Orchestra with Charles Gerhardt - Mendelssohn
5 - Serenade from "The Fair Maid of Perth' - National Philharmonic Orchestra with David Firman - Bizet
6 - Gymnopedie No. 3 - London Promenade Orchestra with Eric Hammerstein - Satie, arr. Debussy
7 - Minuet Celebre - National Philharmonic Orchestra with Charles Gerhardt - Paderewski
8 - Schon Rosmarin - The RCA Victor Symphony with Hill Bowen - Kreisler
9 - Bailero from 'Songs of the Auvergne' - Rosaline Elias. Mezzo - soprano, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra with Oscar Danon - Canteloube
10 - On Hearing The First Cuckoo In Spring - National Philharmonic Orchestra with William Jackson - Delius
11 - Reve Angelique from 'Kammenoi - Ostrow' - London Promenade Orchestra with Eric Hammerstein - Rubinstein, arr. Herbert
12 - Intermezzo from 'L'Arlesienne Suite No. 2' - National Philharmonic Orchestra with Charles Gerhardt - Bizet
13 - Serenade - National Philharmonic Orchestra with Charles Gerhardt - Toselli
14 - Liebesleid - The RCA Victor Symphony with Hill Bowen - Kreisler
15 - Minuet - National Philharmonic Orchestra with Charles Gerhardt - Boccherini
16 - Theme from 'Scheherazade' - National Philharmonic Orchestra with Charles Gerhardt - Rimsky - Korsakov

CD 2       Romantic Moods And Memories

17 - You Are My Heart's Delight - National Philharmonic Orchestra with Eric Hammerstein - Lehar
18 - Songs My Mother Taught Me - Royal Philharmonic Orchestra with Wally Stott - Dvorak
19 - So Deep Is The Night (Etude in E Major) - London Philharmonic Orchestra with Eric Hammerstein - Chopin
20 - Vissi D’Arte (Love and Music) - London Philharmonic Orchestra with Eric Hammerstein - Puccini
21 - O Madchen, Mein Madchen from 'Fredrika - National Philharmonic Orchestra with Charles Gerhardt - Lehar
22 - Nocturne in E Flat - National Philharmonic Orchestra with Gordon Langford - Chopin
23 - Traumerei (Dreaming) - National Philharmonic Orchestra with Charles Gerhardt - Schumann
24 - None But The Lonely Heart - London Philharmonic Orchestra with Eric Hammerstein - Tchaikovsky
25 - Mattinata - London Philharmonic Orchestra with Eric Hammerstein - Leoncavallo
26 - O Sole Mio - National Philharmonic Orchestra with Charles Gerhardt - Di Capua
27 - Hear My Song, Violetta - National Philharmonic Orchestra with Charles Gerhardt - Klose, Luckesch
28 - The Last Rose of Summer - Douglas Gamey & his Orchestra - Trad,
29 - My Hero from 'The Chocolate Soldier' - London Philharmonic Orchestra with Eric Hammerstein - Straus, Stange
30 - My Song Of Love from 'White Horse Inn' - London Philharmonic Orchestra with Eric Hammerstein - Stolz, Benatzky
31 - Caprice Viennois (Stars In My Eyes) - London Philharmonic Orchestra with Eric Hammerstein - Kreisler
32 - One Fine Day (Un Bel Di) from 'Madam Butterfly' - London Philharmonic Orchestra with Eric Hammerstein - Puccini
33 - Softly Awakes My Heart from 'Samson & Delilah' - London Philharmonic Orchestra with Eric Hammerstein - Saint - Saens
34 - Symphony No. 2  -  Theme from 3rd Movement - London Philharmonic Orchestra with Eric Hammerstein - Rachmaninov
35 - Drink To Me Only With Thine Eyes - Douglas Gamey & his Orchestra - Trad.,
36 - The Harp That Once - Douglas Gamey & his Orchestra - Trad.,

CD 3       Romantic Melodies For Listening And Relaxation

37 - The Stars Were Brightly Shining - National Philharmonic Orchestra with Charles Gerhardt - Puccini
38 - Ich Liebe Dich - Royal Philharmonic Orchestra with Peter Knight - Grieg
39 - Melody In F - London Promenade Orchestra with Eric Hammerstein - Rubinstein
40 - Caro Nome from ‘Rigoletto’ - National Philharmonic Orchestra with Charles Gerhardt - Verdi
41 - Flower Duet from ‘Lakme’ - London Promenade Orchestra with Eric Hammerstein - Delibes
42 - Duet from ‘The Pearl Fishers’ - London Promenade Orchestra with Eric Hammerstein - Bizet
43 - Celeste Aida - London Promenade Orchestra with Eric Hammerstein - Verdi
44 - Dreams (Traume) - The RCA Symphony Orchestra with Douglas Gamley - Wagner
45 - Valse Triste - National Philharmonic Orchestra with Douglas Gamley - Sibelius
46 - Birdsongs At Eventide - National Philharmonic Orchestra with David Firman - Coates
47 - Adagietto from ‘L’Arlesienne’ Suite No. 1 - National Philharmonic Orchestra with Charles Gerhardt - Bizet
48 - L’Apres - Midi D’Un Faune – Prelude - London Festival Orchestra with René Leibowitz - Debussy
49 - Romance No.2 - London Symphony Orchestra with Charles Gerhardt - Sibelius
50 - Winter Daydreams Waltz - London Philharmonic Orchestra with Charles Gerhardt - Tchaikovsky


TIMELESS FAVOURITES - With A Song In My Heart - Richard Rodgers




Fourth issue in the “Timeless Favourites” series, which was to run for 13 editions.

3CD Set
Released 1995
Cat No.: RDCD1031-3 (RDC92701-3)
RD Code: HART 004
Compiled by M Moritz



CD1      My Favourite Things

1 - Oklahoma! - Robert Mandell Chorus and Orchestra
2 - Do Re Mi - Doreen Hume
3 - Happy Talk - Doris Day
4 - March Of The Siamese Children - James Walker Orchestra
5 - My Favourite Things - Rosemary Squires
6 - Surrey With The Fringe On Top - James Walker Chorus
7 - A Wonderful Guy - Romantic Strings and Orchestra
8 - Climb Ev'ry Mountain - Shirley Bassey
9 - June Is Bustin' Out All Over - Peter Knight Chorus
10 - Carousel Waltz - Vienna State Opera Orchestra
11 - Oh, What A Beautiful Mornin' - Ivor Emmanuel
12 - Getting To Know You - Doris Day
13 - I Enjoy Being A Girl - Lorna Dallas
14 - Manhattan - Johnny Douglas Orchestra
15 - A Puzzlement - Yul Brynner
16 - The Lady Is A Tramp - Shirley Bassey
17 - There Is Nothin' Like A Dame - Mike Sammes Singers
18 - Slaughter On Tenth Avenue - Earl Wild

CD2      Romantic Memories

19 - People Will Say We're In Love - Margot Moser and Robert Peterson
20 - Hello, Young Lovers - Matt Monro
21 - There's A Small Hotel - Johnny Douglas Orchestra
22 - I Could Write A Book - Vic Damone
23 - My Funny Valentine - Julie Dawn
24 - The Blue Room - Margot Moser and Stanley Grover
25 - Dancing On The Ceiling - Marie Goosens and David Schnell, Harps, with the Wally Stott Orchestra
26 - Where Or When - Andy Williams
27 - It's Easy To Remember - Doris Day
28 - The Sweetest Sounds - Perry Como
29 - I Didn't Know What Time It Was - Julie Andrews
30 - Lover - Ronnie Hazlehurst Orchestra
31 - It Might As Well Be Spring - Heavenly Voices
32 - Dîtes Moi - Mary Ryan and Bruce Jones
33 - Nobody's Heart (Belongs To Me) - Tony Bennett
34 - You Are Beautiful - Jim Smilie
35 - With A Song In My Heart - Wally Stott Orchestra
36 - It Never Entered My Mind - Vic Damone
37 - I Have Dreamed - Matt Monro
38 - The Sound Of Music - Doris Day
39 - Edelweiss - Vince Hill
40 - You'll Never Walk Alone - Shirley Bassey
41 - Out Of My Dreams - London Promenade Orchestra

CD3      Enchanted Evenings

42 - This Can't Be Love - Nat King Cole
43 - Falling In Love With Love - Andy Williams
44 - It's A Grand Night For Singing - Stardust Voices
45 - My Romance - Adele Leigh
46 - Some Enchanted Evening - Ivor Emmanuel
47 - Isn't It Romantic - London Promenade Orchestra
48 - If I Loved You - Margot Moser and Robert Peterson
49 - Shall We Dance - Doreen Hume
50 - Blue Moon - Jo Stafford
51 - Bali Ha'i - Julie Dawn
52 - Thou Sell - Rosemary Squires
53 - You Took Advantage Of Me - Johnny Douglas Orchestra
54 - Younger Than Springtime - Vic Damone
55 - When The Children Are Asleep - Shirley Greenwood & Alan Lynton
56 - We Kiss In A Shadow - Lorna Dallas & Jim Smilie
57 - Most Beautiful Girl In The World - Norman Percival Orchestra
58 - Something Wonderful - Doris Day
59 - Bewitched - Mary Mackay
60 - I Wish I Were In Love Again - Rosemary Squires
61 - This Nearly Was Mine - Ray Conniff Singers
62 - Mountain Greenery - Jane Benson
63 - No Other Love - Vince Hill

THE WORLD'S MOST BEAUTIFUL MELODIES - Magic Of the Waltz




Volume 5 of the 'The World's Most Beautiful Melodies' series which was to run for 15 volumes.

3CD Set
Released 1995
Cat No.: RDCD1001-3  RDC92671-3
RD Code: WAL 005
Series Code 062
Compilation by M Moritz, Production by P Marchant

CD1      Favourite Waltzes

1 - Skaters Waltz - National Symphony Orchestra cond. by René Leibowitz - Waldteufel
2 - Waltz Of The Flowers - London Symphony Orchestra cond. by Charles Gehardt - Tchaikovskky
3 - Blue Danube - National Philharmonic Orchestra cond. by Charles Gehardt - J Staruss II
4 - Merry Widow Waltz - Gilbert Vinter Orchestra - Lehar
5 - Waltz from 'Sylvia' - Royal Philharmonic Orchestra cond. by Anatole Fistoulari - Delibes
6 - Tales From The Vienna Woods - Royal Philharmonic Orchestra cond. by Peter Goth - J Strauss II
7 - Grenadiers Waltz - National Symphony Orchestra cond. by Eric Robinson - Waldteufel
8 - Village Swallows Waltz - National Philharmonic Orchestra cond. by Charles Gehardt - J Strauss
9 - Der Rosenkavalier Waltz - London Symphony Orchestra cond. by Charles Gehardt - R Strauss

CD2      Waltzing Down Memory Lane

10 - La Ronde - National Philharmonic Orchestra cond. by Eric Hammerstein - O Strauss
11 - Will You Remember? - Douglas Gamley Orchestra - Romberg
12 - Diane - Vienna State Opera Orchestra cond. by Reg Owen - Rapée, Pollack
13 - Someday My Prince Will Come - Romantic Strings Orchestra - Churchill, Moray
14 - Always - Hill Bowen Orchestra - Berlin
15 - Together - Robert Farnon Orchestra - De Sylva, Brown, Henderson
16 - A Kiss In The Dark - Vienna State Opera Orchestra cond. by Reg Owen - Herbert
17 - What'll I Do - Robert Farnon Orchestra - Berlin
18 - Charmaine - Hill Bowen Orchestra - Rapée
19 - Lover - Hill Bowen Orchestra - Rodgers
20 - Girl That I Marry - Robert Farnon Orchestra - Berlin
21 - Shadow Waltz - Vienna State Opera Orchestra cond. by Reg Owen - Warren
22 - After The Ball - Douglas Gamley Orchestra - Harris
23 - Out Of My Dreams - Vienna State Opera Orchestra cond. by Reg Owen - Rodgers, Hammerstein
24 - Theme from 'Moulin Rouge' - RCA Symphony Orchestra cond. by Charles Gehardt - Auric
25 - I'll Follow My Secret Heart - Douglas Gamley Orchestra - Coward
26 - Wonderful One - Vienna State Opera Orchestra cond. by Reg Owen - Whiteman, Grofe, Neilan
27 - Remember - Douglas Gamley Orchestra - Berlin
28 - One Night Of Love - Robert Farnon Orchestra - Schertzinger
29 - Sweethearts - Vienna State Opera Orchestra cond. by Reg Owen - Herbert, Forest, Wright, Stothart
30 - I'm Falling In Love With Someone - Douglas Gamley Orchestra - Herbert
31 - Love's Last Word - Vienna State Opera Orchestra cond. by Reg Owen - Crémieux

CD3      Romantic Favourites Under The Stars

32 - Gold And Silver Waltz - National Philharmonic Orchestra cond. by Charles Gehardt - Lehar
33 - Vienna, City Of My Dreams - London Philharmonic Orchestra cond. by Eric Hammerstein - Sieczynski
34 - Love's Joy - Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra cond. by Charles Gehardt - Kreisler, arr. Rachmaninov
35 - Say Not Love Is A Dream - Vienna State Opera Orchestra cond. by Reg Owen - Lehar
36 - Champagne Waltz - Douglas Gamley Orchestra - Lehar
37 - Old Vienna - Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra cond. by Charles Gehardt - Godowsky
38 - Estudiantina Waltz - National Philharmonic Orchestra cond. by Charles Gehardt - Waldteufel
39 - Danube Waves - Vienna State Opera Orchestra cond. by Massimo Freccia - Ivanovici
40 - Schönbrunner Waltz - Vienna State Opera Orchestra cond. by Josef Leo Gruber - Lanner
41 - Waltzes Of Youth - RCA Symphony Orchestra cond. by Douglas Gamley - Lehar
42 - Love's Roundelay - Vienna State Opera Orchestra cond. by Reg Owen - O Strauss
43 - Two Hearts in 3/4 Time - Douglas Gamley Orchestra - Stolz
44 - Waltz from 'Eugene Onegin' - Vienna State Opera Orchestra cond. by Massimo Freccia - Tchaikovsky
45 - Masquerade - National Philharmonic Orchestra cond. by Charles Gehardt - Khachaturian