This disc also features Weinberg's Concertino, Op. 42. Candida Thompson conducts the Amsterdam Sinfonietta. SACD.
Contents: Chamber Symphony, Op. 110a (arr. R. Barshai) -- Piano Concerto No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 35 -- 2 Pieces for String Octet, Op. 11. With pianist John Wallace and the Scottish Ensemble.
Contents: Symphony No. 13 in B flat minor, Op. 113 (Babi Yar) / Dmitry Shostakovich. Performers: Choral Academy of Moscow (Choir, Chorus), Sergey Aleksashkin (Bass (Vocal)), The Choral Academy Moscow (Choir, Chorus), WDR Sinfonie Orchester Köln (Orchestra), WDR Sinfonieorchester Köln (Orchestra).…
A symphony in four movements. With an essay by L. Hakobian and bar-by-bar comments by S. Chebotaryov, in Russian and English. Shostakovich composed his final symphony in 1971. This edition is based on the composer's autograph as well as the 1972 publication of Sovetsky kompozitor Publishers.
Parts for the 1960 quartet dedicated to the victims of fascism and war. The five movements are Largo, Allegro molto, Allegretto, Largo and Largo. Reprint edition.
Shostakovich composed this quartet in 1960, the same year he composed his quartet no. 7. The work is dedicated to the victims of fascism and war. Reprint edition.
Yuri Bashmet conducts a program featuring Chamber Symphony op. 110a by Shostakovich; Chamber Symphony op. 14 by Sviridov; and Chamber Symphony No. 1 by Vainberg.
With introduction by Yeo, who is bass trombonist with the Boston Symphony Orchestra. Total duration: ca. 12 1/2 minutes.
Contents: String Quartet No. 2 in A Major, Op. 68 -- String Quartet No. 8 in C minor, Op. 110. Performed by the Zapolski Quartet.