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...
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...
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...
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...
1 CD / Traditions Alive / 2013-08-13Works: Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: Symphony no 2 in C minor, Op. 17 "Little Russian"; Serenade for Strings in C major, Op. 48
Conductors: Svetlanov, Evgeny
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...