"the stack of records that Sophie and Nathan had played that afternoon"

On Spotify, the records played by Sophie and Nathan before their deaths:

Purcell's Trumpet Voluntary

Hadyn's Cello Concerto No. 1 in C

Beethoven's Pastoral Symphony

The lament for Eurydice from Gluck's opera Orfeo

Mozart's Piano Concerto in B-flat: Larghetto

Bach's Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring This is the second time this piece of music appears in Sophie's Choice. See the bookmark to Page 140, " Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring "