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Author Shostakovich, Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich, 1906-1975.

Title The tale about a priest and his labourer Balda [sound recording] ; The story about a silly baby mouse / Dmitri Shostakovich.

Imprint Moskva : Bohema M'i︠u︡zik, p2001.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Music Compact Disc    L SHOS TPH K92CD    Available
Description 1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Series Two centuries of Russian music
Note Both works originally written as short film scores; the 1st realized as an opera in 2 acts.
Libretto for the 1st work by Sofia Khentova, based on a story by Pushkin; script for the 2nd by Michail Tsekhanovsky.
Compact disc.
Program notes in Russian, English, and Dutch ([9] p. : ill., ports.) inserted in container.
Contents The tale about a priest and his lobourer Balda : Comic scenes on the Aleksandr Pushkin's [sic] tale, op. 36. Overture (1:08) ; 1st act. Bazar (4:12) ; Entrance of Balda (:53) ; Bear's dance (3:07) ; Demon's procession (1:15) ; Bell ringer's dance (2:08) ; Carrousel (1:31) ; Balda meets the priest/The end of bazar (3:49) ; Village (1:55) ; Balda's song/Balda's work (1:56) -- Balda's lullaby (2:01) ; Dream and romance of the priest's daughter (4:02) ; The priest-metropolitan (2:29) ; 2nd act. Balda and demons (7:31) ; Balda's march (2:03) ; Three flicks (1:54) ; Finale (1:57) -- The story about a silly baby mouse : the music for the cartoon film on the Samuil Marshak's [sic] tale, op. 56 (14:44).
Performer Choir and Symphony Orchestra of the St. Petersbur Small Opera and Ballet Theatre ; Valentin Kozhin, conductor (the 1st work) ; Symphony Orchestra of the Opera Class of the St. Petersburg Conservatoire ; Boris Tiles, conductor (the 2nd).
Event Recorded in 1981 (the 2nd work) and 1982 (the 1st) at the St. Petersburg Recording Studio.
Language Sung in Russian.
Subject Motion picture music.
Added Author Khentova, S. M. (Sofʹi︠a︡ Mikhaĭlovna) Librettist.
Pushkin, Aleksandr Sergeevich, 1799-1837.
Shchekhanovskiĭ, Mikhail. Librettist.
Kozhin, Valentin. Conductor.
Tiles, Boris. Conductor.
Shostakovich, Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich, 1906-1975. Skazka o glupom myshonke.
Petersburgskogo gosudarstvennogo Malogo teatra opery i baleta. Khor. Performer.
Petersburgskogo gosudarstvennogo Malogo teatra opery i baleta. Simfonicheskiĭ orkestr. Performer.
Sankt-Peterburgskai︠a︡ gosudarstvennai︠a︡ konservatorii︠a︡ im. N.A. Rimskogo-Korsakova. Simfonicheskiĭ orkestr opernoĭ studii.
Added Title Story about a silly baby mouse.
Skazka o pope i o rabotnike ego Balde
Music No. CDBMR 012192 Bohema M'i︠u︡zik

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