Shostakovich: Symphony No. 13 "Babi Yar"; Prokofiev: October, excerpts / Vitaly Gromadsky, bass; Kyrill Kondrashin
1 Super Audio CD / Praga / 2014-08-12Conductors: Kondrashin, Kyrill
Ensemble: Academic Choir, Yurlov State Choir; Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra
This recording is an echo of the second performance of Shostakovich's Symphony No.13 in December of 1962. It still features the original text by Yevtushenko...continue...
Chopin: Piano Sonata No. 2; Ballade No. 1; Valse No. 17; Fantasie; Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No. 4 / Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli, piano
1 Super Audio CD / Praga / 2014-07-08Conductors: Gracis, Ettore
Ensemble: Philharmonia Orchestra
Italian pianist Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli was a legend in his own lifetime - renowned for his beautifully polished sound, clarity of execution, strict fidelity to...continue...
Wagner: Orchestral Music from Flying Dutchman; Lohengrin; Tannhauser; Die Meistersinger; Die Walkure; Gotterdammerung / Furtwängler, Vienna PO
1 Super Audio CD / Praga / 2014-06-10Conductors: Furtwängler, Wilhelm
Ensemble: Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
This SACD release, part of Praga's Reminiscences series of remastered historic recordings, features music of Richard Wagner performed by one of his most famous exponents,...continue...
Liszt: Piano Sonata in B Minor, Transcendental Études; Threnody 1; Hungarian Rhapsody No. 17; Valse Oublée No. 3 / Sviatoslav Richter, piano
1 Super Audio CD / Praga / 2014-06-10
This SACD remastering from Praga's Reminiscences series features pianist Sviatoslav Richter playing solo works by Franz Liszt. Richter's concert programs often included major works by...continue...
1 Super Audio CD / Praga / 2014-06-10Conductors:
Ensemble: Zemlinsky Quartet
With this release, the Zemlinsky Quartet's cycle of the complete String Quartets of Dvorák for Praga is now complete. These talented Czech musicians grasp the...continue...