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...