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Russian Orchestral Masterworks

NI1749
£29.99

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7 CD SET

The passion, colour and emotional fervour of Russian music shine through in this diverse collection. Featuring international performers inclduing:

London Symphony Orchestra
Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, conductor
English String Orchestra
English Symphony Orchestra
William Boughton, conductor
Philharmonia Orchestra
Bradley Creswick, solo violin
George Ives, solo cello
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
Tadaaki Otaka, conductor
Adrian Levine, leader
London Symphony Orchestra
Gennadi Rozhdestvensky, conductor
Martin Jones, piano
Graham Ashton, trumpet
Michael Bochmann, leader

Russian Orchestral Masterworks

Tracks

CD 1 Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Symphony No 5 in E minor, Op. 64

London Symphony Orchestra, Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos, conductor

Serenade for Strings, Op. 48

English String Orchestra, William Boughton, conductor

 

CD 2 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

Scheherazade Symphonic Suite, Op. 35

Russian Easter Festival Overture, Op. 36

Philharmonia Orchestra, William Boughton, conductor, Bradley Creswick, solo violin, George Ives, solo cello

 

CD 3

Serge Prokofiev - Romeo & Juliet - Ballet Suite, Op. 64

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky - Romeo & Juliet Fantasy Overture

BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka, conductor

 

CD 4 Sergey Rakhmaninov

Symphony No. 2 in E minor, Op. 27

Vocalise, Op. 34, No. 14

BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Tadaaki Otaka, conductor

 

CD 5 Igor Stravinsky

The Firebird Suite (original version, 1910)

The Rite of Spring

London Symphony Orchestra, Gennadi Rozhdestvensky, conductor

 

CD 6 Igor Stravinsky

Pétrouchka (original version, 1911)

Symphony in Three Movements

London Symphony Orchestra, Gennadi Rozhdestvensky, conductor

 

CD 7 Dmitri Shostakovich

Piano Concerto No. 1, Op. 35 for piano, trumpet & string orchestra

Piano Concerto No. 2, Op. 102

Chamber Symphony, Op. 110a (arr. Rudolf Barshai)

Martin Jones, piano; Graham Ashton, trumpet English Symphony Orchestra, William Boughton, conductor

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