Historical Russian Archives: Rudolf Barshai Edition / Bach, Haydn, Mozart, Bartok et al. [10 CDs] (live, 1956 - 1974)
10 CD / Brilliant Classics / 2011-10-25Works: Johann Sebastian Bach: Art of the Fugue, BWV 1080; Christoph Willibald Gluck: Don Giovanni; Jean-Philippe Rameau: Concerto no 6 in G minor (from 6ème Pièces de clavecin en concerts); Gavott...
Performers: Barshai, Rudolf; Dobrokhotov, Boris; Dokshitzer, Timofei; Korneyev, Alexander; Lill, John; Moreira-Lima, Arthur; Morozova, Irina; Reshetin, Mark; Smirnov, Yevgeny; Vishnevskaya, Galina
Conductors: Barshai, Rudolf
Ensemble: Moscow Chamber Orchestra
The Russian conductor Rudolf Barshai was born in 1924 and studied at the Moscow and Leningrad Conservatories. He quickly became part of a group of...continue...
1 CD / Chandos Records / 2004-09-21Works: Mieczyslaw Weinberg: Symphony no 4 in A minor, Op. 61; Rhapsody on Moldavian Themes, for orchestra, Op. 47/1; Sinfonietta no 2 in A minor, Op. 74
Conductors: Chmura, Gabriel
Ensemble: Polish National Philharmonic Orchestra Katowice
"[This is] a marvelous program by a composer only now beginning to gain recognition in the West. Performances are top notch, just as good as...continue...