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Moscow Soloists & Yuri Bashmet
Shostakovich, Sviridov, Vainberg

Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975)
Chamber Symphony op.110a
(arrangement of String Quartet no. 8 by Rudolf Barshai)
 
Gyorgy Sviridov (1915-1998)
Chamber Symphony op.14
World premiere recording
 
Moishei Vainberg (1919-1996)
Chamber Symphony No.1 for string orchestra, op. 145
Total time 73.34
 
MOSCOW SOLOISTS
Director YURI BASHMET

Catalogue No: ONYX4007

First new release for several years from the amazing Moscow Soloists and their charismatic director the great Yuri Bashmet.

Couples the most famous of the Barshai arrangements of the string quartets (no 8) with two little known symphonies by friends of Shostakovich, the Sviridov being a world première recording.

Timed for release for Shostakovich centenary year (2006)

Previous CD on Sony of works by Brahms and Shostakovich highly praised.

Moscow Soloists and Bashmet go on tour with this repertoire: Japan (October), Belgium (November) Holland (December), Asia, China and India (January) USA & Canada (February).

 

 

 

 

 


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Track Number
Title
Duration
MP3
1
Shostakovich, Dmitri
Chamber Symphony (i) Largo
6:07
2
Shostakovich, Dmitri
Chamber Symphony (ii) Allegro molto
2:55
3
Shostakovich, Dmitri
Chamber Symphony (iii) Allegretto
5:10
4
Shostakovich, Dmitri
Chamber Symphony (iv) Largo
6:15
5
Shostakovich, Dmitri
Chamber Symphony (v) Largo
4:41
6
Sviridov, Gyorgy
Chamber Symphony (i) Moderato assai
4:33
7
Sviridov, Gyorgy
Chamber Symphony (ii) Vivace
6:54
8
Sviridov, Gyorgy
Chamber Symphony (iii) Andante con moto
6:54
9
Sviridov, Gyorgy
Chamber Symphony (iv) Allegro molto
6:38
10
Vainberg, Moishei
Chamber Symphony (i) Allegro
8:36
11
Vainberg, Moishei
Chamber Symphony (ii) Andante
10:01
12
Vainberg, Moishei
Chamber Symphony (iii) Allegretto
3:58
13
Vainberg, Moishei
Chamber Symphony (iv) Presto
3:55

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Duration
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1. Shostakovich Chamber Symphony - 2nd Movt.
1:00
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2. Sviridov Chamber Symphony - 1st Movt.
1:00
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3. Sviridov Chamber Symphony - 4th Movt.
1:00
Excerpt
4. Vainberg Chamber Symphony - 1st Movt.
1:00
Excerpt
5. Vainberg Chamber Symphony - 4th Movt.
1:00
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