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Wednesday, June 20, 2018

Sergei Rachmaninov - All-Night Vigil (Paul Hillier)


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Composer: Sergei Rachmaninov
  • (01-15) All-Night Vigil, Op. 37

Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir
Paul Hillier, conductor

Date: 2004
Label: harmonia mundi
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Sergei Rachmaninov; Sergei Prokofiev - The Bells; Alexander Nevsky (Evgeny Svetlanov)


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Composer: Sergei Rachmaninov; Sergei Prokofiev
  1. Rachmaninov - The Bells, Op. 35 (revised version): I. Allegro ma non tanto (The Silver Sleigh Bells)
  2. Rachmaninov - The Bells, Op. 35 (revised version): II. Lento (The Mellow Wedding Bells)
  3. Rachmaninov - The Bells, Op. 35 (revised version): III. Presto (The Loud Alarum Bells)
  4. Rachmaninov - The Bells, Op. 35 (revised version): IV. Lento (The Mournful Iron Bells)
  5. Prokofiev - Alexander Nevsky, Op. 78: I. Russia under the Mongolian Yoke
  6. Prokofiev - Alexander Nevsky, Op. 78: II. Song about Alexander Nevsky
  7. Prokofiev - Alexander Nevsky, Op. 78: III. The Crusaders in Pskov
  8. Prokofiev - Alexander Nevsky, Op. 78: IV. Arise, ye Russian People
  9. Prokofiev - Alexander Nevsky, Op. 78: V. The Battle on the Ice
  10. Prokofiev - Alexander Nevsky, Op. 78: VI. The Field of the Dead
  11. Prokofiev - Alexander Nevsky, Op. 78: VII. Alexander's Entry into Pskov

(01-04) Elena Prokina, soprano
Daniil Shtoda, tenor
Sergei Leiferkus, baritone
BBC Symphony Chorus & Orchestra

(05-11) Alfreda Hodgson, mezzo soprano
Philharmonia Chorus & Orchestra

Evgeny Svetlanov, conductor

Date: 1988 (5-11), 2002 (1-4)
Label: ICA


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Sergei Rachmaninov - Symphonic Dances; etc. (Evgeny Svetlanov)


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Composer: Sergei Rachmaninov
  1. Symphonic Dances, Op. 45: I. Non allegro
  2. Symphonic Dances, Op. 45: II. Andante con moto
  3. Symphonic Dances, Op. 45: III. Lento assai - Allegro vivace
  4. Prince Rostislav, symphonic poem
  5. Vocalise, Op. 34 No. 14

Russian State Symphony Orchestra
Evgeny Svetlanov, conductor

Date: 1995
Label: Warner Classics (originally recorded by Canyon Classics)


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Sergei Rachmaninov - Symphony No. 3; The Isle of the Dead (Evgeny Svetlanov)


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Composer: Sergei Rachmaninov
  1. Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op. 44: 1. Lento - Allegro moderato
  2. Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op. 44: 2. Adagio ma non troppo
  3. Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op. 44: 3. Allegro
  4. Symphonic Poem "The Isle of the Dead", Op. 29

Russian State Symphony Orchestra
Evgeny Svetlanov, conductor

Date: 1995
Label: Canyon Classics


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Sergei Rachmaninov - Symphony No. 2; The Rock (Evgeny Svetlanov)


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Composer: Sergei Rachmaninov
  1. Symphony No. 2 in E minor, Op. 27: 1. Largo - Allegro moderato
  2. Symphony No. 2 in E minor, Op. 27: 2. Allegro molto
  3. Symphony No. 2 in E minor, Op. 27: 3. Adagio
  4. Symphony No. 2 in E minor, Op. 27: 4. Allegro vivace
  5. Fantasy "The Rock", Op. 7

Russian State Symphony Orchestra
Evgeny Svetlanov, conductor

Date: 1995
Label: Canyon Classics


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Sergei Rachmaninov - Symphony No. 1; Caprice bohémien; Scherzo (Evgeny Svetlanov)


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Composer: Sergei Rachmaninov
  1. Symphony No. 1 in D minor, Op. 13: 1. Grave - Allegro ma non troppo
  2. Symphony No. 1 in D minor, Op. 13: 2. Allegro animato
  3. Symphony No. 1 in D minor, Op. 13: 3. Larghetto
  4. Symphony No. 1 in D minor, Op. 13: 4. Allegro con fuoco
  5. Caprice bohémien, Op. 12
  6. Scherzo in D minor

Russian State Symphony Orchestra
Evgeny Svetlanov, conductor

Date: 1995
Label: Canyon Classics


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Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Sergei Rachmaninov - Symphonic Dances; The Isle of the Dead; The Rock (Vasily Petrenko)


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Composer: Sergei Rachmaninov
  1. Symphonic Dances, Op. 45: I. Non allegro
  2. Symphonic Dances, Op. 45: II. Andante con moto (Tempo di valse)
  3. Symphonic Dances, Op. 45: III. Lento assai - Allegro vivace
  4. The Isle of the Dead, Op. 29
  5. The Rock, Op. 7

Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Vasily Petrenko, conductor

Date: 2010
Label: Avie
http://www.avie-records.com/releases/symphonic-dances-the-isle-of-the-dead-the-rock/

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Sergei Rachmaninov - Symphony No. 2; etc. (André Previn)


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Composer: Sergei Rachmaninov
  1. Symphony No. 2 in E minor, Op.27: I. Largo - Allegro Moderato
  2. Symphony No. 2 in E minor, Op.27: II. Scherzo (Allegro molto)
  3. Symphony No. 2 in E minor, Op.27: III. Adagio
  4. Symphony No. 2 in E minor, Op.27: IV. Finale (Allegro vivace)
  5. Vocalise, Op. 34 No. 14
  6. Aleko, opera: Intermezzo
  7. Aleko, opera: Women's Dance

London Symphony Orchestra
André Previn, conductor

Date: 1972
Label: EMI


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Sergei Rachmaninov - Symphonies; etc. (Vladimir Ashkenazy)


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Composer: Sergei Rachmaninov

CD1:
  • (01-04) Symphony No. 1 in D minor, Op. 13
  • (05-07) Symphonic Dances, Op. 45
CD2:
  • (01-04) Symphony No. 2 in E minor, Op. 27
  • (05) The Isle of the Dead, Op. 29
CD3:
  • (01-03) Symphony No. 3 in A minor, Op. 44
  • (04-07) The Bells, Op. 35

Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Vladimir Ashkenazy, conductor

Date: 1980-1984
Label: Decca
https://www.deccaclassics.com/us/cat/4557982


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