3 CD / Melodiya / 2014-11-11Conductors: Svetlanov, Yevgeny; Ivanov, Konstantin
Ensemble: USSR State Symphony Orchestra
Firma Melodiya presents a set of selected symphonies by Nikolai Myaskovsky. This composer’s music is not widely popular today. Meanwhile, he belongs to the number...continue...
Shostakovich: The Great Symphonies, nos 4, 5, 7, 8, 10 & 15; Violin Concerto no 2 / David Oistrakh, violin
6 CD / Musical Concepts / 2014-02-04Conductors: Mravinsky, Yevgeni; Kondrashin, Kyrill; Shostakovich, Maxim; Barshai, Rudolf; Ivanov, Konstantin
Ensemble: Leningrad Philharmonic; London Symphony Orchestra; Moscow Philharmonic; USSR State Symphony; WDR Symphony Orchestra Koln
This six-CD set features Shostakovich's greatest symphonies, Nos. 4, 5, 7, 8, 10, and 15, along with extra bonus orchestral pieces The Gadfly Suite and...continue...