54 CD / Decca / 2013-11-19Works: Camille Saint-Saëns: Phaéton, Op. 39; Le rouet d'Omphale, Op. 31; Danse macabre in G minor, Op. 40; La jeunesse d'Hercule, symphonic poem in E flat major, Op. 50; Marche héroïque ...
Performers: Arbace, Libero; Ashkenazy, Vladimir; Bastianini, Ettore; Belkin, Boris; Bergonzi, Carlo; Cesarini, Athos; Chiara, Maria; Chung, Kyung-Wha [Violin]; Corena, Fernando; Curzon, Clifford [Piano]; De Larr...
Conductors: Dutoit, Charles; Solti, Sir Georg; Haitink, Bernard; Stein, Horst; Weller, Walter; Dorati, Antal; Maazel, Lorin; ; Ashkenazy, Vladimir; Mehta, Zubin; Gardelli, Lamberto; Santi, Nello; Creffield, Rosa...
Ensemble: ; Band of the Grenadier Guards; London Wind Soloists; Melos Ensemble of London; Members of the Vienna Octet (Members)
In the late 1940s, the pioneering Decca recording engineers perfected a new set of microphone techniques that allowed the full range of frequencies to be...continue...
Vladimir Ashkenazy: 50 Years on Decca / Ashkenazy, Perlman, Harrell, Fistoulari, Solti, Kondrashin et al. [Limited Edition]
50 CD / Decca / 2013-04-02Works: Sergey Rachmaninov: Concerto for Piano no 2 in C minor, Op. 18; Concerto for Piano no 3 in D minor, Op. 30; Concerto for Piano no 1 in F sharp minor, Op. 1; Concerto for Piano no 4 in G minor, Op. 40...
Performers: Ashkenazy, Vladimir; Ashkenazy, Vovka; Barenboim, Daniel [Conductor, Piano]; Belkin, Boris; Brymer, Jack [Clarinet]; Cash, Teresa [Soprano Vocal]; Civil, Alan; Cohen, Franklin; Cooke, Terry; Corkhill...
Conductors: Kondrashin, Kirill; Fistoulari, Anatole; Maazel, Lorin; Segal, Uri; Zinman, David; Kertész, István; Previn, Andre; Ashkenazy, Vladimir; Barenboim, Daniel; Schmidt-Isserstedt, Hans; Solti, S...
Decca Classics releases Ashkenazy: 50 Years on Decca on April 2, 2013, a limited edition box-set comprised of 50 CDs to celebrate the labels remarkable...continue...
Alexander Scriabin: Symphonic Works - Symphonies no 1-3; Poem of Ecstasy; Prometheus; Dream, Op. 24 / Sviatoslav Richter, piano
4 CD / Melodiya / 2012-11-13Works: Alexander Scriabin: Symphony no 1 in E major (with chorus in finale), Op. 26; Symphony no 2 in C minor/major, Op. 29; Symphony no 3 in C minor, Op. 43 "Le divin poème"; La poème de l'ex...
Performers: Fridheim, Heinrich; Krivosheyev, Y.; Richter, Sviatoslav
Conductors: Svetlanov, Evgeny; Yermakova, Lyudmila
Ensemble: ; State Symphony Orchestra; USSR State Radio and Television Big Choir
1 CD / Analekta / 2012-04-10Works: Sergey Rachmaninov: Concerto for Piano no 4 in G minor, Op. 40; Alexander Scriabin: Prometheus, Op. 60 "Poem of Fire"
Conductors: Nagano, Kent
Ensemble: Orchestre Symphonique de Montreal
American Record Guide, July / August 2012
The performance is fine, but why would you want this? Curiosity? And the Scriabin is terrible music; I don't...continue...
Recording information: Maison Symphonique de Montréal (09/2011)....continue...
6 CD / Boheme / 2009-12-08Works: Vasily Kalinnikov: Symphony no 1 in G minor; Symphony no 2 in A major; Tsar Boris, incidental music; Suite for orchestra; The Cedar and the Palm, symphonic picture for orchestra; Bïlina (Epic Po...
Conductors: Svetlanov, Evgeny
Continuing the Anthology of Russian Orchestral Music, this six-cd set concentrates on the music of Vassily Kalinnikov and Alexander Scriabin, given masterful performances by the...continue...
1 DVD Video / Arthaus DVD / 2007-09-25Works: Ludwig van Beethoven: Creatures of Prometheus, Op. 43; Franz Liszt: Prometheus, S 99; Alexander Scriabin: Prometheus, Op. 60 "Poem of Fire"; Luigi Nono: Prometeo Suite
Performers: Argerich, Martha
Conductors: Abbado, Claudio
Ensemble: Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
According to the ancient Greek legend, Prometheus brought fire and culture to mankind, thus saving the world from being destroyed by Zeus. Christopher Swann's film...continue...
Picture Format: NTSC
2 CD / Music & Arts / 2005-02-01Works: Arnold Schoenberg: Verklärte Nacht for String Orchestra, Op. 4; Pelleas und Melisande, symphonic poem, Op. 5; Alexander Scriabin: Prometheus, Op. 60 "Poem of Fire"; Franz Schmidt: Symphony no 2 ...
Conductors: Mitropoulos, Dimitri
Ensemble: Philharmonic Symphony Orchestra; Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra
bbc.co.uk - Michael Quinn
An essential two-disc set for admirers of Dimitri Mitropoulos, the Philharmonic orchestras of New York and Vienna, and, for that matter, 20th...continue...
3 CD / Decca / 2003-08-12Works: Alexander Scriabin: Symphony no 1 in E major (with chorus in finale), Op. 26; Prometheus, Op. 60 "Poem of Fire"; Symphony no 2 in C minor/major, Op. 29; Concerto for Piano in F sharp minor, Op. 20; R...
Performers: Balleys, Brigitte; Jablonski, Peter; Larin, Sergei
Conductors: Ashkenazy, Vladimir
Vladimir Ashkenazy's name is closely identified with the music of Alexander Scriabin. He is one of the few international pianists to record the complete cycle...continue...
1 CD / Tudor / 2001-01-01Works: Alexander Scriabin: Concerto for Piano in F sharp minor, Op. 20; Prometheus, Op. 60 "Poem of Fire"
Performers: Dubourg, Evelyne
Conductors: Uljanov, Nicholas
Ensemble: Bratislava City Choir; Slovak Radio Symphony Orchestra, Bratislava; Sofia Philharmonic Orchestra
1 CD / Boheme / 2000-12-19Works: Alexander Scriabin: Concerto for Piano in F sharp minor, Op. 20; Rêverie, Op. 24; Prometheus, Op. 60 "Poem of Fire"
Performers: Goldenweiser, Alexander
Conductors: Golovanov, Nikolai S.
Ensemble: All-Union Radio Chorus; All-Union Radio/TV Large Symphony Orchestra
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 1999-08-17Works: Alexander Scriabin: Concerto for Piano in F sharp minor, Op. 20; Prometheus, Op. 60 "Poem of Fire"; Preludes (24) for piano, Op. 11; Dances (2) for Piano, Op. 73; Sonata for Piano no 1 in F minor, Op...
Performers: Scherbakov, Konstantin [Piano]
Conductors: Golovschin, Igor
Scriabin's early works, such as the Piano Concerto, took their inspiration from Chopin, and though he wrote three symphonies, most of his output was for...continue...
1 CD / Deutsche Grammophon Imports / 1999-07-20Works: Alexander Scriabin: La poème de l'extase; Concerto for Piano in F sharp minor, Op. 20; Prometheus, Op. 60 "Poem of Fire"
Performers: Ugorski, Anatol [Piano]
Conductors: Boulez, Pierre
Ensemble: Chicago Symphony Orchestra
"...DG's recording job, made in good old Medinah Temple rather than Orchestra Hall, is everything you could wish for. This is now my 'Ecstasy' of...continue...
1 CD / Chandos Records / 1999-06-22Works: Alexander Scriabin: Prometheus, Op. 60 "Poem of Fire"; Fantasy for piano and orchestra in A minor; Concerto for Piano in F sharp minor, Op. 20
Performers: Postnikova, Viktoria
Conductors: Rozhdestvensky, Gennady
Ensemble: Hague Residentie Orchestra; Netherlands Theater Choir
A special treat here is the world premiere recording of an arrangement (by Rozhdestvensky, the conductor of this disc) for piano and orchestra of the...continue...
1 CD / Philips / 1998-10-20Works: Igor Stravinsky: L'oiseau de feu (The Firebird), ballet in 2 scenes for orchestra; Alexander Scriabin: Prometheus, Op. 60 "Poem of Fire"
Performers: Toradze, Alexander
Conductors: Gergiev, Valery
Ensemble: Kirov Theater Orchestra
"Gergiev's 'Firebird' is certainly a startling performance. All manner of things probably contribute here to the impression of distinctive but completely natural pacing, timing, voicing...continue...
1 CD / BIS (Sweden) / 1992-01-01Works: Alexander Scriabin: Symphony no 1 in E major, Op. 26; Prometheus, Op. 60 "Poem of Fire"
Performers: Blom, Inger; Derwinger, Love; Magnusson, Lars
Conductors: Segerstam, Leif
Ensemble: Stockholm Philharmonic Chorus; Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra
1 CD / Decca / 1989-01-17Works: Alexander Scriabin: La poème de l'extase; Concerto for Piano in F sharp minor, Op. 20; Prometheus, Op. 60 "Poem of Fire"
Performers: Ambrosian Singers; Ashkenazy, Vladimir
Conductors: Maazel, Lorin
Ensemble: Cleveland Orchestra; London Philharmonic Orchestra