1 CD / Chandos Records / 2007-12-04Works: Sergey Rachmaninov: Francesca da Rimini
Performers: Akimov, Evgeny; Bezzubenkov, Gennady; Didyk, Misha; Murzaev, Sergey; Vasilieva, Svetla
Conductors: Noseda, Gianandrea
Ensemble: BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
Rachmaninoff's one-act opera uses a libretto by Modest Tchaikovsky, based on a story told by Dante in his divine Comedy. An underlying theme is that...continue...
3 CD / Deutsche Grammophon / 2004-06-15Works: Sergey Rachmaninov: Aleko; The miserly knight, Op. 24; Francesca da Rimini
Performers: Aalexashkin, Sergei; Caley, Ian; Chernov, Vladimir; Guleghina, Maria; Kotscherga, Anatolij; Larin, Sergei; Leiferkus, Sergei [Bass Vocals]; Levinsky, Ilya; von Otter, Anne Sofie
Conductors: Järvi, Neeme
This 3 for the price of 2 set features the acclaimed recordings of all three of Rachmaninov's operas....continue...