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...
12 CD / Warner Classics / 2011-04-26Works: Dmitry Shostakovich: Symphony no 1 in F minor, Op. 10; Symphony no 9 in E flat major, Op. 70; Symphony no 2 in B flat major (To October), Op. 14; Symphony no 3 in E flat major (The First of May), Op....
Performers: Reshetin, Mark; Vishnevskaya, Galina; Vocals], Nicola Ghiuselev [Bass
Conductors: Rostropovich, Mstislav
Saying goodbye to Shostakovich, shortly before I left Russia, was one of the hardest things I've ever had to do... These symphonies mark 15 stages...continue...
3 CD / Gall Import / 2010-02-23Works: Modest Mussorgsky: Boris Godunov
Performers: Andreolli, Florindo; Baldani, Ruza; Bodurov, Ljubomir; Brambarov, Christo; Cesare, Ezio di; Chiappi, Mario; Cvejik, Biserka; Diakov, Anton; Frascati, Tommaso; Ghiaurov, Nicolai; Grigoryev, Anton; Kom...
Conductors: Khaikin, Boris; Naidenov, Assen
2 CD / Chandos Records / 2002-10-22Works: Sergey Prokofiev: The Story of a Real Man, opera, Op. 117
Performers: Eisen, Artur; Kibkalo, Yevgeny; Leonova, Kira; Maslennikov, Alexei; Miglau, Margarita; Pankov, Georgy; Petrov, Vladimir; Petrova, Valentina; Reshetin, Mark; Vlasov, Vitaly; Yaroslavtsev, Valery
Conductors: Ermler, Mark
Ensemble: Bolshoi Theatre Chorus
"The then-young Mark Ermler... conducts a commendably full-blooded account. The most impressive voices are to be heard in the hospital scenes of Act 2, and...continue...