1 CD / Melodiya / 2013-09-10Conductors: Khaykin, Boris; Svetlanov, Evgeny
Ensemble: USSR State Academic Symphony Orchestra; USSR State Radio and Television Symphony Orchestra
Melodiya presents some rarely performed ballet gems by Alexander Glazunov! A pupil of Balakirev and Rimsky-Korsakov, and musical heir to The Five, Glazunov was also...continue...
Beethoven, Schubert, Grieg: Sonatas for Violin & Piano / Fritz Kreisler, violin; Sergei Rachmaninov, piano
1 CD / Melodiya / 2013-09-10
It is difficult to think of another duo where each of the partners is a great musician who has reached the pinnacle of perfection in...continue...
2 CD / Melodiya / 2013-09-10Conductors: Svetlanov, Evgeny; Kitayenko, Dmitri; Shostakovich, Maxim
Ensemble: Academic Symphony Orchestra of the Moscow Philharmonic Society; Big Symphony Orchestra of All-Union Radio and Central Television; USSR State Academic Symphony Orchestra
Melodiya presents a complete set of orchestral music by one of the most influential domestic composers of the 20th century! Tikhon Khrennikov headed the USSR...continue...
1 CD / Melodiya / 2013-09-10Conductors: Svetlanov, Evgeny
Ensemble: USSR State Academic Symphony Orchestra
The Seasons and the Serenade for Strings were composed in the late 1870s/early 1880s, in a period of the composer's first creative uplift. Those were...continue...
2 CD / Melodiya / 2013-09-10
Chopin's mazurkas are an inexhaustible wealth of images and moods, attractive to both classical newbies and sophisticated connoisseurs. Images of a distant and dear homeland,...continue...
Rachmaninov: Works for Orchestra and Choir - Symphonies 1-3; The Rock; Spring, Op. 20; The Bells et al. /
5 CD / Melodiya / 2013-09-10Conductors: Svetlanov, Evgeny; Kitayenko, Dmitri
Ensemble: Academic Symphony Orchestra of the Moscow Philharmonic Society; USSR State Symphony Orchestra
Rachmaninov was a recognized author of piano music in his lifetime. His works in other genres may not be as popular, but as a symphonist...continue...
Tchaikovsky: The Queen of Spades, opera / Zurab Anjaparidze, Irina Arkhipova, Vera Firsova, et al. Khaikin
3 CD / Melodiya / 2013-09-10Conductors: Khaikin, Boris
Ensemble: State Academic Bolshoi Theater Chorus; State Academic Bolshoi Theater Orchestra
Melodiya presents a rare recording of Pyotr Illyich Tchaikovsky's opera The Queen of Spades! It is difficult to surprise a modern music lover with an...continue...
2 CD / Melodiya / 2013-09-10Conductors: Chistyakov, Andrei; Rozhdestvensky, Gennady; Svetlanov, Evgeny; Mravinsky, Evgeny; Oistrakh, David
Ensemble: Leningrad Philharmonic Society Symphony Orchestra; Moscow State Philharmonic Society Symphony Orchestra; State Academic Symphony Orchestra; USSR State Symphony Orchestra
It has been two centuries since Richard Wagner was born, but his music still reigns supreme on the world's opera stages and concert halls. The...continue...
J.S. Bach: Works for Organ - Chorale Preludes, Toccatas, Preludes, Fugues / Leonid Roizman: organ [2 CDs]
2 CD / Melodiya / 2013-09-10
Prominent musician Leonid Roizman was a key figure for domestic organ music of the 20th century. A student of Russian organ school founder Alexander Goedicke,...continue...