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1967 Carnegie Hall Marathon / Rostropovich, Rozhdestvensky, et al

Album Summary

>Elgar, Edward : Concerto for Cello
>Shostakovich, Dmitri : Concerto for Cello no 2 in G major, Op. 126
>Piston, Walter [Composer] : Variations for cello & orchestra
>Tchaikovsky, Boris : Partita for cello, piano, harpsichord, electric guitar and percussion
>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Pezzo capriccioso for Cello and Orchestra in B minor, Op. 62
>Strauss, Richard : Don Quixote, Op. 35
>Respighi, Ottorino : Adagio con variazioni for Cello and Orchestra
>Brahms, Johannes : Concerto for Violin and Cello in A minor, Op. 102 "Double"
>Vivaldi, Antonio : Concerto for Cello in G major, RV 413
>Vivaldi, Antonio : Concerto for Cello in C major, RV 398
>Vivaldi, Antonio : Concerto for Cello in G minor, RV 417
>Tartini, Giuseppe : Concerto for Cello in A major
>Levitin, Yuri : Suite for cello & chamber orchestra
>Lalo, Edouard : Concerto for Cello in D minor
>Foss, Lukas : Concerto for Cello
>Bloch, Ernest : Schelomo
>Prokofiev, Sergei : Concertino for Cello in G minor, Op. 132
>Honegger, Arthur : Concerto for Cello in C major, H. 72
>Khrennikov, Tikhon : Concerto for Cello in C major, Op. 16
>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Variations for Cello and Orchestra on a Rococo theme, Op. 33
>Hindemith, Paul : Concerto for Cello
>Britten, Benjamin : Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4
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Notes & Reviews:

At Carnegie Hall in 1967, Mstislav Rostropovich presented 30 cello concertos in eight concerts organized by impresario Sol Yurok. This 6-CD set includes 22 of these concertos.

At Carnegie Hall in 1967, Mstislav Rostropovich presented 30 cello concertos in eight concerts organized by impresario Sol Yurok. This six-CD set includes 22 of these concertos. Re-release of a title originally released in November 2009.



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Works Details

>Elgar, Edward : Concerto for Cello
  • Performer: Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
  • Conductor: Gennady Rozhdestvensky
  • Running Time: 27 min. 18 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1919

>Shostakovich, Dmitri : Concerto for Cello no 2 in G major, Op. 126
  • Performer: Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
  • Conductor: Gennady Rozhdestvensky
  • Notes: Composition written: 1966.
  • Running Time: 34 min. 13 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1966

>Piston, Walter [Composer] : Variations for cello & orchestra
  • Performer: Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
  • Conductor: Gennady Rozhdestvensky
  • Running Time: 16 min. 46 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1966

>Tchaikovsky, Boris : Partita for cello, piano, harpsichord, electric guitar and percussion
  • Performer: Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
  • Conductor: Gennady Rozhdestvensky
  • Running Time: 24 min. 17 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1966

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Pezzo capriccioso for Cello and Orchestra in B minor, Op. 62
  • Performer: Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
  • Conductor: Gennady Rozhdestvensky
  • Running Time: 7 min. 9 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1887

>Strauss, Richard : Don Quixote, Op. 35
  • Performers: Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello); Glynne Adams (Viola)
  • Conductor: Gennady Rozhdestvensky
  • Running Time: 44 min. 11 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1897

>Respighi, Ottorino : Adagio con variazioni for Cello and Orchestra
  • Performer: Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
  • Conductor: Gennady Rozhdestvensky
  • Running Time: 13 min. 14 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Written: 1921

>Brahms, Johannes : Concerto for Violin and Cello in A minor, Op. 102 "Double"
  • Performers: Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello); Itzhak Perlman (Violin)
  • Conductor: Gennady Rozhdestvensky
  • Running Time: 32 min. 11 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1887

>Vivaldi, Antonio : Concerto for Cello in G major, RV 413
  • Performer: Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
  • Conductor: Gennady Rozhdestvensky
  • Running Time: 10 min. 58 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: by 1742

>Vivaldi, Antonio : Concerto for Cello in C major, RV 398
  • Performer: Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
  • Conductor: Gennady Rozhdestvensky
  • Running Time: 7 min. 41 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: by 1742

>Vivaldi, Antonio : Concerto for Cello in G minor, RV 417
  • Performer: Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
  • Conductor: Gennady Rozhdestvensky
  • Running Time: 10 min. 16 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: by 1742

>Tartini, Giuseppe : Concerto for Cello in A major
  • Performer: Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
  • Conductor: Gennady Rozhdestvensky
  • Running Time: 12 min. 39 sec.
  • Period Time: Baroque
  • Form: Concerto

>Levitin, Yuri : Suite for cello & chamber orchestra
  • Performer: Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
  • Conductor: Gennady Rozhdestvensky
  • Running Time: 3 min. 29 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern

>Lalo, Edouard : Concerto for Cello in D minor
  • Performer: Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
  • Conductor: Gennady Rozhdestvensky
  • Running Time: 25 min. 15 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1877

>Foss, Lukas : Concerto for Cello
  • Performer: Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
  • Conductor: Lukas Foss
  • Running Time: 9 min. 2 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Concerto

>Bloch, Ernest : Schelomo
  • Performer: Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
  • Conductor: Gennady Rozhdestvensky
  • Running Time: 22 min. 44 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Written: 1915-1916

>Prokofiev, Sergei : Concertino for Cello in G minor, Op. 132
  • Performer: Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
  • Conductor: Gennady Rozhdestvensky
  • Running Time: 19 min. 6 sec.
  • Period Time: Post Romantic
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1952

>Honegger, Arthur : Concerto for Cello in C major, H. 72
  • Performer: Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
  • Conductor: Gennady Rozhdestvensky
  • Notes: Composition written: 1929.
  • Running Time: 16 min. 33 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1929

>Khrennikov, Tikhon : Concerto for Cello in C major, Op. 16
  • Performer: Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
  • Conductor: Gennady Rozhdestvensky
  • Running Time: 2 min. 56 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Concerto

>Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilyich : Variations for Cello and Orchestra on a Rococo theme, Op. 33
  • Performer: Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
  • Conductor: Gennady Rozhdestvensky
  • Running Time: 18 min. 17 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1876

>Hindemith, Paul : Concerto for Cello
  • Performer: Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
  • Conductor: Gennady Rozhdestvensky
  • Running Time: 25 min. 11 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Concerto
  • Written: 1940

>Britten, Benjamin : Simple Symphony for Strings, Op. 4
  • Performer: Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
  • Conductor: Gennady Rozhdestvensky
  • Notes: Composition written: 1963.
  • Running Time: 32 min. 24 sec.
  • Period Time: Modern
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1963