1 DVD Video / Kultur International Films / 2007-07-31Works: Sergei Rachmaninov: Harvest of Sorrow
Performers: Hvorostovsky, Dmitri; Igoshina, Valentina; Jablonski, Peter; Pletnev, Mikhail; Putilin, Nikolai
Conductors: Gergiev, Valery; Abbado, Claudio;
Ensemble: ; Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra; Russian National Orchestra; The Chorus of the Mariinksy Theater; The Kirov Orchestra
Specially commissioned performances conducted by Valery Gergiev with the Orchestra and Chorus of the Mariinsky TheatreChorus Master Valery Borisov.Rachmanioff's letters and other ...continue...
Run Time: 102 min.
Picture Format: NTSC, Color
Country of Origin: USA
1 CD / Decca Import / 2003-02-03Works: Sergey Rachmaninov: Concerto for Piano no 3 in D minor, Op. 30; Sergey Prokofiev: Concerto for Piano no 3 in C major, Op. 26
Performers: Pletnev, Mikhail [Piano/Conductor]
Conductors: Rostropovich, Mstislav
Ensemble: Russian National Orchestra
"The Prokofiev contains enough fabulous music-making to make it well worth sampling, and the Rach Three offers a real challenge to established favourites, so long...continue...
1 CD / Deutsche Grammophon Import / 2001-06-25Works: Sergey Rachmaninov: The Bells, choral symphony for soprano, tenor, baritone, chorus & orchestra, Op. 35; Sergei Taneyev: Saint John of Damaskus, cantata for chorus & orchestra, Op. 1
Performers: Chernov, Vladimir; Larin, Sergei; Meshcheriakova, Marina
Conductors: Pletnev, Mikhail
Ensemble: Moscow Chamber Chorus; Russian National Orchestra
Rachmaninov considered "The Bells" to be one of his favorite compositions. The piece's four movements portray the stages of human existence in a life-to-death cycle...continue...