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Verdi: Requiem / Vishnevskaya, Isakova, Ivanovska, Petrov - Igor Markevitch (Live, Moscow 1960)

> Messa da Requiem - Lux aeterna
> Messa da Requiem - Libera me: Libera me, Domine
> Messa da Requiem - Libera me: Dies irae
> Messa da Requiem - Libera me: Requiem aeternam
> Messa da Requiem - Libera me: Libera me, Domine
> Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville): Overture - Il barbiere di Siviglia (The Barber of Seville): Overture
> La scala di seta (The Silken Ladder) - La scala di seta (The Silken Ladder): Overture
> Guillaume Tell (William Tell) - Guillaume Tell (William Tell): Overture
> La gazza ladra (The Thieving Magpie) - La gazza ladra (The Thieving Magpie): Overture
> L'Italiana in Algeri (The Italian Girl in Algiers) - L'Italiana in Algeri (The Italian Girl in Algiers): Overture
> La Cenerentola (Cinderella) - La Cenerentola (Cinderella): Overture
> Messa da Requiem - Dies irae: Lacrymosa
> Messa da Requiem - Offertorio: Domine Jesu
> Messa da Requiem - Offertorio: Hostias et preces tibi
> Messa da Requiem - Sanctus
> Messa da Requiem - Agnus Dei

Album Summary

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Requiem Mass
>Rossini, Gioachino : Il barbiere di Siviglia
>Rossini, Gioachino : La scala di seta
>Rossini, Gioachino : Guillaume Tell
>Rossini, Gioachino : La gazza ladra
>Rossini, Gioachino : L'italiana in Algeri
>Rossini, Gioachino : La Cenerentola
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Notes & Reviews:

The great Russian conductor Igor Markevitch (1912 - 1983) was born in Kiev and spent his formative years in Switzerland. At the height of his powers in 1960, he returned to Russia and made a great impact with his concerts with the Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra, resulting in this vibrant live and rare recording of the Verdi Requiem. The Rossini Overtures, all brilliantly played, have been sourced from a mint LP to give extra bloom to the sound.

The Guardian, 12th July 2012
One of the great interpretations, intensely felt and marvellously acute in its understanding of the balance between the score's devotional and dramatic elements. The playing and choral singing are frighteningly committed...The filler, meanwhile, is a selection of Rossini overtures recorded in Paris in 1957, done with bags of energy and impeccable wit.



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Works Details

>Verdi, Giuseppe : Requiem Mass
  • Performers: Ivan Petrov (Bass); Vladimir Ivanovsky (Tenor); Nina Isakova (Mezzo Soprano); Galina Vishnevskaya (Soprano)
  • Conductor: Igor Markevitch
  • Running Time: 52 min. 13 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1874

>Rossini, Gioachino : Il barbiere di Siviglia
  • Conductor: Igor Markevitch
  • Notes: La Maison de la Mutualité, Paris, France (04/01/1957-04/04/1957)
  • Running Time: 7 min. 3 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1816

>Rossini, Gioachino : La scala di seta
  • Conductor: Igor Markevitch
  • Notes: La Maison de la Mutualité, Paris, France (04/01/1957-04/04/1957)
  • Running Time: 6 min. 29 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1812

>Rossini, Gioachino : Guillaume Tell
  • Conductor: Igor Markevitch
  • Notes: La Maison de la Mutualité, Paris, France (04/01/1957-04/04/1957)
  • Running Time: 11 min. 55 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1829

>Rossini, Gioachino : La gazza ladra
  • Conductor: Igor Markevitch
  • Notes: La Maison de la Mutualité, Paris, France (04/01/1957-04/04/1957)
  • Running Time: 10 min. 33 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Form: Orchestral
  • Written: 1817

>Rossini, Gioachino : L'italiana in Algeri
  • Conductor: Igor Markevitch
  • Notes: La Maison de la Mutualité, Paris, France (04/01/1957-04/04/1957)
  • Running Time: 7 min. 53 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1813

>Rossini, Gioachino : La Cenerentola
  • Conductor: Igor Markevitch
  • Notes: La Maison de la Mutualité, Paris, France (04/01/1957-04/04/1957)
  • Running Time: 7 min. 36 sec.
  • Period Time: Romantic
  • Written: 1817