Sergei Rachmaninov (1873-1943): The Bells; Spring; Vocalise / Sergei Yakovenko, baritone; Alexei Maslennikov, tenor; Galina Pisarenko, soprano; Yurlov Russian Choir, USSR SO, Yevgeny Svetlanov
1 CD / Musical Concepts / 2016-03-18Works: Sergey Rachmaninov: The Bells, choral symphony for soprano, tenor, baritone, chorus & orchestra, Op. 35; The Spring, cantata for baritone, chorus & orchestra, Op. 20; Songs (14), Op. 34
Performers: Maslennikov, Alexei; Yakovenko, Sergey
Conductors: Svetlanov, Evgeny
Ensemble: ; USSR Symphony Orchestra; Yurlov Russian Choir
Major choral and orchestral works by Rachmaninoff in one album from Melodiya. Gramophone endorsed wholeheartedly former issues: "always something special about a Russian performance. The...continue...
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2 CD / Delos / 2000-01-01Works: Sergey Rachmaninov: Aleko
Performers: Grivnov, Vsevolod; Guryakova, Olga; Kit, Mikhail; Manikhina, Elena
Conductors: Orbelian, Constantine
Ensemble: Yurlov Russian Choir
"...The dark-toned Vassily Gerello...captures most of the desperation of the outsider who joins a gypsy band...It is the Zemfira who makes this most worth hearing:...continue...