John Tavener: Akhmatova Requiem / Elise Ross, Phyllis Bryn-Julson, sopranos; John Shirley-Quirk, bass-bar.; The Nash Ensemble; BBC SO; Gennady Rozhdestvensky
1 CD / NMC Classics / 2014-11-11Conductors: Rozhdestvensky, Gennady ;
Ensemble: BBC Symphony Orchestra; The Nash Ensemble
Tavener's avant-garde style of the seventies contrasts with the contemplative beauty of his later works, for which he is best known, yet he spirituality and...continue...
Great Symphonies by Beethoven, Brahms, Mendelssohn, Schumann, Tchaikovsky / Boult, Cantelli, Furtwangler et al.
5 CD / ICA Classics / 2014-10-28Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony no 9 in D minor, Op. 125 "Choral"; Symphony no 3 in E flat major, Op. 55 "Eroica"; Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Symphony no 4 in F minor, Op. 36; Modest Mussorgsky: Soroc...
Performers: Wilson-Johnson, David
Conductors: Furtwängler, Wilhelm; Rozhdestvensky, Gennady; Cantelli, Guido; Argenta, Ataúlfo; Boult, Adrian
Ensemble: ; BBC Symphony Orchestra; Philharmonia Orchestra; Vienna Philharmonic
A wonderful collection of some of the best-known symphonies by Beethoven, Brahms, Mendelssohn, Schumann and Tchaikovsky together with other orchestral favourites from Debussy, Smetana, Mussorgsky...continue...
J.S. Bach & Alban Berg: Violin Concertos / Leonid Kogan, violin; Pavel Kogan, Violin. Moscow Radio SO, Rozhdestvensky
1 CD / Melodiya / 2014-07-08Conductors: Rozhdestvensky, Gennady
Ensemble: Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra
Firma Melodiya presents another album dedicated to one of the greatest violinists of the 20th century: Leonid Kogan. An uncommon program of this compilation of...continue...
6 CD / Melodiya / 2014-06-10Works: Ralph Vaughan Williams: Symphony no 1 "A sea symphony"; A London Symphony (Symphony no 2) (Original 1913 version); Symphony no 3 for soprano or tenor & orchestra ("Pastoral"); Symphony no 4 in F mino...
Performers: Def-donskaya, Elena; Smolaykova, Tatiana [Soprano Vocal]; Vasiliev, Boris [Baritone Vocal]
Conductors: Rozhdestvensky, Gennady
Ensemble: ; State Symphony Orchestra of the USSR
Firma Melodiya presents a complete set of Ralph Vaughan Williams's symphonies conducted by Gennady Rozhdestvensky. The name of this English composer is not yet well...continue...
Recording information: Grand Hall of the Leningrad Philharmonic Society....continue...