CD is in excellent condition. Haruki Murakami (村上 春樹 Murakami Haruki, born January 12, 1949) is a Japanese writer. His books and stories have been bestsellers in Japan as well as internationally, with his work being translated into 50 languages and selling millions of copies outside his native country. The critical acclaim for his fiction and non-fiction has led to numerous awards, in Japan and internationally, including the World Fantasy Award (2006) and the Frank O'Connor International Short Story Award (2006). His oeuvre received, for example, the Franz Kafka Prize (2006) and the Jerusalem Prize (2009). Murakami's most notable works include A Wild Sheep Chase (1982), Norwegian Wood (1987), The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle (1994–95), Kafka on the Shore (2002), and 1Q84 (2009–10). He has also translated into Japanese English works by writers ranging from Raymond Carver to J. D. Salinger. His fiction, still criticized by Japan's literary establishment as un-Japanese, was influenced by Western writers from Chandler to Vonnegut by way of Brautigan. It is frequently surrealistic and melancholic or fatalistic, marked by a Kafkaesque rendition of the "recurrent themes of alienation and loneliness" he weaves into his narratives. He is also considered an important figure in postmodern literature. Steven Poole of The Guardian praised Murakami as "among the world's greatest living novelists" for his works and achievements. This CD is a collection of classic music based on his works. An excellent companion when reading his books. Tracklisting: J.S. Bach: Cello Suite No. 1 in G, BWV 1007: Prelude (巴哈：第一號無伴奏大提琴組曲 前奏曲) Schubert: Piano Sonata No. 17 in D, D. 850, ''Gasteiner Sonate'', 4th mvt (舒伯特：第十七號《蓋斯坦納》鋼琴奏鳴曲 第四樂章) J.S.Bach: English Suite No. 2 in a, BWV 807, III - Courante (巴哈：第二號英國組曲 - 庫朗舞曲) Beethoven: Piano Trio in B flat, Op. 97, '''''''''''"Archduke'', 1st mvt (貝多芬：鋼琴三重奏《大公》 第一樂章) Mozart: Das Veilchen, K. 476 (莫札特：紫羅蘭) Smetana: Ma vlast - No. 2. Vltava (excerpt) (史麥塔納：交響詩「莫爾道河」，選自《我的祖國》(節錄)) Schubert: Winterreis Op. 89, D. 911, Der Lindenbaum (舒伯特：《冬之旅》第5首，「菩提樹」) Rossini: La Gazza ladra Overture (羅西尼：歌劇《鵲賊》序曲) J.S. Bach: Partita No. 5 in G, BWV 829, Courante (巴哈：第五號組曲，庫朗舞曲 (顧爾德1954年錄音)) Vivaldi: L'Estro Armonico Op. 3, No. 8, RV 5 (韋瓦第：《調和的靈感》第八號 - 快板) Beethoven: Piano Concerto No.3 in c, II - Largo (貝多芬：第三號鋼琴協奏曲 第二樂章 最緩板) Bruckner: Symphony No. 8 in c, 2nd mvt (excerpt) (布魯克納：第八號交響曲 第二樂章 (節錄)) Schoenberg: Verklarte Nacht, Op. 4, IV - Adagio (molto tranquillo) (荀伯格：昇華之夜 – 甚恬靜的慢板 (管絃樂版))
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