3 CD / Warner Classics / 2011-11-15Works: Dmitry Shostakovich: The Gadfly; Pirogov, suite from the film score, Op. 76a (assembled by Atovmyan); Hamlet, suite from the film score, Op.116a (assembled by Atovmyan); King Lear, film score, Op. 13...
Performers: Golebiowsky, Karol
Conductors: Serebrier, José
Ensemble: Belgian Radio Symphony Orchestra
"Some works transcend the format for which they were originally written - and Shostakovich's The Gadfly suite is certainly an example. Its 12 sumptuous movements...continue...
Recording information: Maison de la Radio, Brussels, Belgium....continue...
1 CD / Delos / 2000-01-01Works: Antonio Vivaldi: Concerto for 2 Trumpets and Strings in D major; Autumn (The Four Seasons); Franz Joseph Haydn: Concerto for Keyboard in D major, H 18 no 2; Concerto for Cello no 1 in C major, H 7b n...
Performers: Kavakos, Leonidas; Lucas, Wendy Herner; Nagy, Péter [Piano]; Oliveira, Elmar; Rosenberger, Carol [Piano]; Schwarz, Gerard; Smith, Norman; Starker, János
Conductors: Schwarz, Gerard; ; DePreist, James; Orbelian, Constantine
Ensemble: ; Chamber Music Society of Lincoln Center; Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
1 CD / Naxos (USA) / 1997-01-20Works: Dmitry Shostakovich: The Gadfly; Five Days - Five Nights, suite from the film score, Op. 111a (assembled by Atovmyan)
Conductors: Kuchar, Theodore
Ensemble: Ukrainian National Symphony Orchestra
"...[The Gadfly suite is] roughly three-quarters of an hour of Shostakovich at his best, alternately powerful and poignant, bittersweet or bawdy as the occasion requires...[In...continue...