1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 2009-02-24Works: Mily Balakirev: Concerto for Piano no 1 in F sharp minor, Op. 1; Concerto for Piano no 2 in E flat major (completed by Lyapunov); Grand Fantaisie on Russian Folksongs, for piano & orchestra, Op. 4
Performers: Seifetdinova, Anastasia
Conductors: Yablonsky, Dmitry
Ensemble: Russian Philharmonic Orchestra
Leader of the "Mighty Handful" of Russian composers, Mily Alexeyevich Balakirev was praised by Rimsky-Korsakov as "an excellent pianist... endowed by nature with a sense...continue...
2 CD / Vox Classical / 2007-10-09Works: Nikolay Medtner: Concerto for Piano no 3 in E minor ("Ballade"), Op. 60; Mily Balakirev: Concerto for Piano no 2 in E flat major (completed by Lyapunov); Sergey Lyapunov: Rhapsody on Ukrainian Themes...
Performers: Keller, Roland; Ponti, Michael
Conductors: Cao, Pierre; Landau, Siegfried; Faerber, Jörg
Ensemble: Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra; Luxembourg Radio/Television Symphony Orchestra; Westphalian Symphony Orchestra
Note: This title is rare and is considered a collector’s item. It is priced according to its common market value. If the record label that...continue...
1 CD / Toccata Classics / 2007-05-08Works: Mily Balakirev: Grand Fantaisie on Russian Folksongs, for piano & orchestra, Op. 4; Russian Folksongs (30), song transcriptions for piano 4 hands; Anonymous, Russian: Dormition of the Mother of God (...
Performers: Banowetz, Joseph; Chan, Alton; Kalugina, Olga; Kolgatin, Pavel; Nikolayeva, Svetlana
Conductors: Krimets, Konstantin
Mily Balakirev (1837-1910)-the leader of the group of Russian composers known as "the Mighty Handful"-was influenced by folksong from the start of his career. His...continue...
1 CD / Danacord / 2006-01-01Works: Mily Balakirev: Tamara; Concerto for Piano no 1 in F sharp minor, Op. 1; Symphony no 1 in C major
Performers: Marshev, Oleg
Conductors: Loughran, James
Ensemble: Aarhus Symphony Orchestra
2 CD / Chandos Records / 2005-11-22Works: Mily Balakirev: Symphony no 1 in C major; King Lear (Korol' Lir), incidental music; Overture on Russian Themes no 2 "Russia"; Symphony no 2 in D minor; Concerto for Piano no 1 in F sharp minor, Op. 1...
Performers: Shelley, Howard
Conductors: Sinaisky, Vassili
Ensemble: BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Balakirev occupies a key position in Russian musical history. He was chiefly known as the leader of the Mighty Handful. He was largely self-taught and...continue...
1 CD / Hyperion / 1993-04-01Works: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Concerto for Piano in C sharp minor, Op. 30; Mily Balakirev: Concerto for Piano no 1 in F sharp minor, Op. 1; Concerto for Piano no 2 in E flat major (completed by Lyapunov)
Performers: Binns, Malcolm
Conductors: Lloyd-Jones, David
Ensemble: English Northern Philharmonia