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Author Mussorgsky, Modest Petrovich, 1839-1881.

Title Songs & dances of death [sound recording] / Mussorgsky orch. Shostakovich. Opera arias & songs / Mossorgsky, Rimsky-Korsakov & Tchaikovsky.

Imprint [S.l.] : EMI Classics, p2003.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    D MUSS SDD V54CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (38 p.)
Series Great recordings of the century.
Note Compact disc.
Texts in Russian transliterations with German, French and English translations. Program notes in English, German and French.
Contents Hopak ; Lullaby ; Darling Savishna / Modest Mussorgsky -- Songs and dances of death / Mussorgsky, orch. Shostakovich -- The rose and the nightingale, op. 2 no. 2 ; The heavy clouds disperse, op. 42 no. 3 ; More sonorous than the lark's singing, op. 43 no. 1 ; Sadko. Lullaby of the Sea Princes ; The Tsar's bride. Maria's scene and aria ; The Tsar's bride. Lyubasha's aria / Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov -- Snow maiden. Lel's song ; Was I not a little blade of grass? op 47. no. 7 ; Cradle song, op. 16 no. 1 ; Why? op. 6 no. 5 ; Amid the din of the ball, op. 38 no. 3 ; Again, as before, alone, op. 73 no. 6 / Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky.
Performer Galina Vishnevskaya, soprano ; London Philharmonic Orchestra, Mstislav Rostropovich, conductor (Songs and dances of death and opera arias) ; Mstislav Rostropovich, pianist (other works).
Event Recorded between 1976 and 1978; remastered at Abbey Road Studios, 2003?
Language Sung in Russian.
Subject Songs with piano.
Songs with orchestra.
Operas -- Excerpts.
Added Author Vishnevskai︠a︡, Galina, 1926-2012-
Rostropovich, Mstislav, 1927-2007-
Mussorgsky, Modest Petrovich, 1839-1881. Pesni i pli︠a︡ski smerti; arr.
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay, 1844-1908. Operas. Selections.
Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay, 1844-1908. Songs. Selections.
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893. Snegurochka. Kak po li︠e︡su li︠e︡s shumit.
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893. Songs. Selections.
London Philharmonic Orchestra.
Added Title Songs and dances of death
Opera arias & songs
Opera arias and songs
Note Title on booklet: Songs and opera arias
Added Title Songs. Selections.
Standard No. 724356265424
Music No. 7243 5 62654 2 4 EMI

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