Shostakovich: Cello Concertos 1 & 2; Cello Sonata / Mstislav Rostropovich, cello; Shostakovich, piano
2 CD / Supraphon / 2013-07-30Works: Dmitry Shostakovich: Concerto for Cello no 1 in E flat major, Op. 107; Concerto for Cello no 2 in G major, Op. 126; Sonata for Cello and Piano in D minor, Op. 40
Performers: Rostropovich, Mstislav; Shostakovich, Dmitry
Conductors: Kondrashin, Kirill; Svetlanov, Evgeny; Gauk, Aleksandr
Ensemble: Czech Philharmonic Orchestra; Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra; Prague Symphony Orchestra
Mstislav Rostropovich, one of the greatest 20th-century cellists, studied composition with Dmitri Shostakovich. Their mutual respect soon grew into a close friendship that resulted in...continue...
Beethoven: Triple Concerto / David Oistrakh, Mstislav Rostropovich, Sviatoslav Richter. Karajan, Berlin PO
1 CD / Hi-q Records Xrcd / 2013-07-16Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Concerto for Piano, Violin and Cello in C major, Op. 56 "Triple Concerto"
Performers: Oistrakh, David [Conductor]; Richter, Sviatoslav; Rostropovich, Mstislav
Conductors: Karajan, Herbert v.
Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Recording information: Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin (09/15/1969-09/17/1969)....continue...
Saint-Saens: Piano Concerto No. 2, Cello Concerto No. 1, et al. / Emil Gilels; Arthur Grumiaux; Mstislav Rostropovich; isaac Stern
1 CD / Praga / 2013-05-14Works: Camille Saint-Saëns: Concerto for Piano no 2 in G minor, Op. 22; Havanaise for Violin and Orchestra in E major, Op. 83; Concerto for Cello no 1 in A minor, Op. 33; Concerto for Violin no 3 in B ...
Performers: Gilels, Emil [Piano]; Grumiaux, Arthur [Violin]; Rostropovich, Mstislav; Stern, Isaac [Violin]
Conductors: Cluytens, André; Ormandy, Eugene; Sargent, Malcolm; Fournet, Jean
On this release, part of Praga's Reminiscences series of remastered historic recordings, four legendary artists prove the timelessness of the music of Camille Saint-Saëns. Pianist...continue...