Thomas Sanderling, the son of Kurt Sanderling, conducts the Novosibirsk Academic Symphony Orchestra. SACD.
Previous readings of Tchaikovsky's Sixth Symphony have focused on the composer's personal life. The author offers a new direction, studying the work and its program in the context of Russian cultural values of the 18th and 19th centuries. With a preface, bibliography and index. Music examples.
…Op. 39 / Frédéric Chopin -- Scherzo No. 4 in E Major, Op. 54 / Frédéric Chopin -- The Seasons, Op. 37A: I. January: At the Fireside / Piotr Tchaikovsky -- II. February: Carnival -- III. March: Song of the Lark -- IV. April: Snowdrop -- V. May: Starlit Nights -- VI. June: Barcarolle -- VII. July:…
Tchaikovsky: Piano Sonata, Op. 37 -- Romance, Op. 5. Scharwenka: Piano Sonata, Op. 36 -- 5 Tonbilder, Op. 38, Nos. 1-2.
…-- CD 5: Parry: Symphony No. 5, Blest Pair of Sirens, Symphonic Variations, Elegy for Brahms -- CD 6: Various: Marches and light classics -- CD 7: Tchaikovsky: Orchestral Suite No. 3, Capriccio Italian, Marche Slave, Gopak -- CD 8: Glinka: Ruslan and Lumila, Overture -- Tchaikovsky: Romeo and…
…Fantasy On Two Russian Folk Songs: Air De Noces / Air De Danse, arr. Balakirev -- Waltz Fantasy In B Minor, arr. Lyapunov -- Capriccio On Russian Themes -- Trot De Cavalerie No. 1 -- Trot De Cavalerie No. 2 -- Tchaikovsky: 50 Russian Folk Songs. With Cyprien Katsaris and Alexander Ghindin.
This DVD follows Michael Tilson Thomas, in rehearsals with the San Francisco Symphony for a performance of Tchaikovsky's 4th Symphony,as well as the full-length live performance.
…-- 2. Adagio -- 3. Dance of the Little Swans -- 4. The Main Theme -- 5. Black Swan. With program notes in German and English. This work was composed for pianist Nikolai Tokarev. This is not a transcription, but rather a modern reworking of the music from Tchaikovsky's suite. Of advanced difficulty.
…- Allegretto / Sergei Prokofiev -- II. Scherzo. Vivace -- III. Intermezzo. Allegro Moderato -- IV. Finale. Allegro Tempestoso -- Piano Concerto No. 1: I. Allegro Non Troppo E Molto Maestoso - Allegro Con Spirito / Piotr Tchaikovsky -- II. Andantino Semplice - Prestissimo -- III. Allegro Con Fucco.
…20th century. This work is based on three themes, and was originally composed for two pianos. There is a school of thought that the music was actually composed by Liszt, who was Menter's teacher. Tchaikovsky orchestrated the work in 1892 while visiting with Menter. Reprinted from an earlier edition.
Classic recordings feature Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 5; The Storm; and The Tempest.
Also: Festive Overture, by Shostakovich. Performed by the Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse.
Yuri Temirkanov conducts the Saint Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra.
ED2553. Contents: Adagio (Beethoven) · Aria (Donizetti) · Berceuse (Stravinsky) · Bourree I from Cello Suite No. 3 (Bach) · Cool · Entr'acte · Es ist vollbracht (Bach) · The Sorcerer's Apprentice (Dukas) · Symphony No. 4, Finale (Tchaikovsky) · Symphony No. 5 (Tchaikovsky), more.
Christian Lindberg conducts the Arctic Symphony Orchestra. SACD.
Vasily Petrenko conducts the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra.
Christian Lindberg conducts the Arctic Philharmonic Orchestra. Two hybrid SACDs.
Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra, Yevgeny Mravinsky, conductor.