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Vasily Petrenko
Vasily Petrenko - RLPO Russian disc

 

ONYX4211

         Dmitry Kabalevsky (1904 –1987)

1        Overture ‘Colas Breugnon’ Op.24

 

         Aaron Khachaturian (1903–1978)

         Excerpts from the ballet ‘Spartacus’

         Suite No.1

2        II. Adagio of Spartacus and Phrygia                                            

3        III. Variations of Aegina and Bacchanalia                                    

4        IV. Scene and Dances with Crotala                                                

5        V. Dance of Gaditanae – Victory of Spartacus                             


         Rodion Shchedrin (b.1932)

6        Concerto for Orchestra No.1 ‘Naughty Limericks’                            

 

         Modest Mussorgsky (1839–1881)

         Pictures at an Exhibition (orchestrated by Ravel)

7        Promenade                                                                                     

8        Gnomus                                                                                           

9        Promenade                                                                                     

10      Vecchio castello                                                                              

11      Promenade                                                                                     

12      Tuileries                                                                                          

13      Bydlo                                                                                             

14      Promenade                                                                                       

15      Ballet of the unhatched chicks                                                         

16      Samuel Goldenberg and Schmuyle                                                   

17      The Market at Limoges                                                                    

18      Catacombs                                                                                      

19      Con mortuis in lingua mortua                                                          

20      The Hut on Fowl’s Legs (Baba Yaga)                                               

21      The Great Gate of Kiev                                                                   

 

         Sergei Rachmaninov (1873 – 1943)       

22      Zdes’ Khorosho op.21/7 (from 12 Romances)

          (Orchestrated by Timothy Jackson) 

 

Vasily Petrenko
Elgar - Sea Pictures, The Music Makers

 

ONYX4206

EDWARD ELGAR (1857–1934)
Sea Pictures Op.37


1 Sea Slumber Song 5.13
(words by Roden Noel)
2 In Haven (Capri) 1.52
(words by Alice Elgar)
3 Sabbath Morning at Sea 5.24
(words by Elizabeth Barrett Browning)
4 Where Corals Lie 3.43
(words by Richard Garnett)
5 The Swimmer 5.50
(words by Adam Lindsay Gordon)

The Music Makers Op.69
(words by Alfred O’Shaughnessy)

6 Introduction 3.19
7 We are the music makers 3.56
8 We, in the ages lying 3.59
9 A breath of our inspiration 4.18
10 They had no vision amazing 7.41
11 But we, with our dreaming and singing 3.27
12 For we are afar with the dawning 2.25
13 All hail! we cry to the corners 9.11

Total timing: 60.25

Kathryn Rudge mezzo-soprano
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra & Choir
Vasily Petrenko

 

Vasily Petrenko
ELGAR Enigma Variations

 

ONYX4205

EDWARD ELGAR (1857–1934)

1. Concert Overture – In the South (Alassio) op.50 23.58

Serenade for String Orchestra op.20
2. I Allegro piacevole 3.18 
3. II Larghetto 6.16 
4. III Allegretto 2.45

Variations on an Original Theme op.36 ‘Enigma’
5. Theme: Andante 1.21 
6. Var. I (C.A.E.) L’istesso tempo 1.55
7. Var. II (H.D.S-P.) Allegro 0.45 
8. Var. III (R.B.T.) Allegretto 1.21
9. Var. IV (W.M.B.) Allegro di molto 0.28 
10. Var. V (R.P.A.) Moderato 2.18
11. Var. VI (Ysobel) Andantino 1.18 
12. Var. VII (Troyte) Presto 0.54
13. Var. VIII (W.N.) Allegretto 1.58 
14. Var. IX (Nimrod) Adagio 3.26
15. Var. X (Dorabella) Intermezzo: Allegretto 2.27
16. Var. XI (G.R.S.) Allegro di molto 0.58 
17. Var. XII (B.G.N.) Andante 2.40
18. Var. XIII (***) Romanza: Moderato 2.55
19. Var. XIV (E.D.U.) – Finale: Allegro Presto 5.19

 

Vasily Petrenko
Stravinsky / Rimsky-Korsakov

 

ONYX4175

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Le Coq d’or (Zolotoy Petushok) — Suite

The Golden Cockerel · Der goldene Hahn
1 Tsar Dodon in his palace 9.11
2 Tsar Dodon on campaign 4.28
3 Tsar Dodon as guest of the Queen of Shemakha 6.30
4 The wedding and lamentable end of Tsar Dodon 6.18

Igor Stravinsky
L’Oiseau de feu — Ballet (1910)
The Firebird · Der Feuervogel
5 Introduction 3.12

Tableau 1
6 Le jardin enchanté de Kashchei 1.56
7 Apparition de l’Oiseau de feu poursuivi par Ivan Tsarévitch 2.13
8 Danse de l’Oiseau de feu 1.11
9 Capture de l’Oiseau de feu par Ivan Tsarévitch 1.04
10 Supplications de l’Oiseau de feu – apparition des treize princesses enchantées 9.32
11 Jeu des princesses avec les pommes d’or 2.25
12 Brusque apparition d’Ivan Tsarévitch 6.17
13 Lever du jour – Ivan Tsarévitch pénètre dans le palais de Kashchei 6.33
14 Danse de la suite de Kashchei enchantée par l’Oiseau de feu 1.17
15 Danse infernale de tous les sujets de Kashchei 4.30
16 Berceuse (l’Oiseau de feu) 2.56
17 Réveil de Kashchei – mort de Kashchei – profondes ténèbres 2.31

Tableau 2
18 Disparition du palais et des sortilèges de Kashchei –
animation des chevaliers pétrifiés – allégresse générale 3.15