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Dmitry Shostakovich (1906-1975) : In the wake of World War II (1944-47)

SYMPHONY No.9 in E flat major, Op.70 (1945) 25:15
SYMPHONIE Nr.9 Es-Dur, Op.70 / SYMPHONIE no 9 en mi bémol majeur, op.70
1. I. Allegro 05:08
2. II. Moderato 06:58
3. III. Presto 03:00
4. IV. Largo 03:35
5. V. Allegretto – Allegro 06:15
Live recording, Dvořák Hall, in the Rudolfinum, 26 May 1967

PIANO TRIO No.2 in E minor, Op.67 (1944) 23:10
TRIO Nr.2 e-Moll Op.67, FÜR KLAVIER, VIOLINE UND VIOLONCELLO
TRIO pour PIANO, VIOLON et VIOLONCELLE no 1 en mi mineur op.67
6. I. Andante – Moderato – Più mosso 06:44
7. II. Allegro con brio 02:43
8. III. Largo 04:18
9. IV. Allegretto – Pesante – Adagio 09:25
Live recording, Dvořák Hall, in the Rudolfinum, 26 May 1961

STRING QUARTET No.3 in F, Op.73 (1947) 28:35
STREICHQUARTETT Nr.3 F-Dur Op.73 / QUATUOR à CORDES no 3 en fa majeur, op.73
10. I. Allegretto 04:51
11. II. Moderato con moto 05:09
12. III. Allegro non troppo 04:05
13. IV. Adagio 05:25
14. V. Moderato 09:20
Live recording, Dvořák Hall, in the Rudolfinum, 20 January 1961

(1-5) CZECH PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA, Zděnek KOŠLER
(6-9) OISTRAKH TRIO
Lev OBORIN, piano - David OISTRAKH, violin - Svjatoslav KNHUSHEVITZKY, cello
(10-14) SMETANA QUARTET
Jiří NOVÁK, Lubomír KOSTECKÝ, violins - Milan ŠKAMPA, viola - Antonín KOHOUT, cello

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PRD 250 319

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Sergey Prokofiev by Yevgeny Mravinsky

Sergey PROKOFIEV 1891-1953
SYMPHONY No.5 in B flat major, Op.100 (1944) 41:13
SYMPHONIE Nr.5 B-Dur, op.100
SYMPHONIE no5 en si bémol majeur, op.100
1. I. Andante 12:33
2. II. Allegro marcato 08:12
3. III. Adagio 10:54
4. IV. Allegro giocoso 08:58
Live recording, Leningrad/St.Petersburg, Large Hall of the Philharmonic Orchestra June 29, 1973

SYMPHONY No.6 in E flat minor, Op.111 (1945-7) 37:13
SYMPHONIE Nr.6 Es-Moll, op.111
SYMPHONIE no6 en mi bémol mineur, op.111
5. I. Allegro moderato 13:15
6. II. Largo 12:16
7. III. Vivace 10:54
Live recording, Prague, Dvořák Hall, May 25, 1967. Previously available on PRAGA PR 250 079

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Leningrad Pilharmonic Orchestra, Yevgeny Mravinsky
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prd/dsd 350 121
 

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Svjastoslav RICHTER plays Russian music

Modest MUSSORGSKI 1839-1881

PICTURES AT AN EXHIBITION

BILDER EINER AUSSTELLUNG

TABLEAUX D’UNE EXPOSITION                         

1.  Promenade (allegro giusto, nel modo russico, senza allegrezza, ma poso sostenuto)                                                           

2   I.  Gnomus (sempre vivo)

3       Promenade (moderato comodo assai e con delicatezza)     

4   II Il vecchio castello (andantino molto cantabile e con dolore) 

5       Promenade (moderato non tanto, pesamente)                   

6   III. Les Tuileries (allegro non troppo, capricioso)                    

7.  IV. Bydlo (sempre moderato, pesante)                                   

8       Promenade (tranquillo)                                                        

9.  V. Ballet des poussins dans leur coque /Ballet of the unhatched Chicks/Ballet der noch nicht ausgeschlüpften Küchlein (scherzino-vivo, leggiero-trio)  

10.  VI. Samuel Goldenberg and Schmuyle       (andante-grave,energico-andantino)                                 

11. Promenade (allegro giusto, nel modo russico, poco sostenuto)

12. VII. Limoges, le marché I The market place at Limoges I Marktplatz in Limoges    (allegro vivo, sempre scherzando)                                                               

13   VIII. Catacombae: Sepulcrum romanum (largo)                 

14. La Cabane sur des pattes de poule / The Hut on Fowls legs  /Die Hütte auf  Hünerfüßen (allegro con brio, feroce, andante mosso, allegro molto)

15  X  La Grand Porte de Kiev / The Great Gate of Kiev/ Das Bohatyr-Tor in Kiew (allegro alla breve - maestoso. Con grandezza)                         

 

Pyotr Ilyich TCHAIKOVSKY (1840-1893)

Grand Piano Sonata, Op.37(a), in G major (1878)

Klaviersonate G-Dur op.37-

Sonate pour piano en sol majeur op.37, ‘La Grande                                      

16   I . Moderato e risoluto                                                                              

17   II      Andante non troppo, quasi moderato – Moderato con animazione.

18.  III    Scherzo. Allegro giocoso                                                                 

19.  IV. Finale. Allegro vivace                                                                        

 

The Seasons, Op.37b, pieces for piano (1876-7)                                        

20   I  No.5 May My nights – andantino – Allegro giocoso              

21. II  No.6.June  Barcarolle – Andante cantabile               

22. III.No.11 November  Troïka – Allegro moderato         

23. IV. No.1 January  Am Kamin – Moderato semplice ma espressivo      

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Svjatoslav RICHTER, piano

Recorded live, Prague, 14 November 1956 (1-15), previously released under PR 254 054  authorized by S.Richter in 1994. Moscow, 6 December 1954 (16-19), NewYork, 25 October 1960 (20-23)

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PRD/DSD 350 076

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SYMPHONY No.5 in B flat major, Op.55 (1895)
SYMPHONIE Nr.5 H-Dur op.48 / SYMPHONIE no5 en si bémol majeur op.48
1. I. Moderato maestoso - Allegro
2. II. Scherzo
3. III. Andante
4. IV. Allegro maestoso
Leningrad, Philharmonic Hall, recording live 28 September 1968

SYMPHONY No.4 in E flat major, Op.48 (1893)
SYMPHONIE Nr.4 Es-Dur op.48 / SYMPHONIE no4 en mi bémol majeur op.48
5. I. Andante - Allegro moderato
6. II. Scherzo
7. III. Andante - Allegro
Leningrad, Philharmonic Hall, recording 2 March 1948

THE SEASONS, ballet music, Op.67 (excerpts) (1900)
DIE JAHRESZEITEN op.67 (Ausschnitte)/ LES SAISONS, musique de ballet, op.67 (fragments)
8. I. Scene I - Winter - Introduction
9. II. Scene II - Spring
10. III. Scene III - Summer
11. IV. Scene IV - Automn Bacchanal
12. Seasons - Entrance
13. Bacchanal (2)
14. Scene and Apotheosis with applause
Leningrad, Philharmonic Hall, recording live 28 September 1969, during a ballet festival
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Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra
Yevgeny MRAVINSKY

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PRD/DSD 350 129

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PRD/DSD 350 129

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Prague Spring Festival 1955

Ludwig van BEETHOVEN 1770-1827
SYMPHONY No.4 in B flat major, Op.60 (1806) 30:42
SYMPHONIE Nr.4 B-Dur op.60
SYMPHONIE no 4 en si bémol majeur op.60
1. I. Adagio - Allegro vivace 08:52
2. II. Adagio 09:34
3. III. Minuetto. Allegro vivace 05:37
4. IV. Allegro ma non troppo 06:29
Prague, live recording, 3 June 1955, Smetana Hall, prevouislay released on PRD 256 004

Dmitri SHOSTAKOVICH 1906-1975
SYMPHONY No.10 in E minor, Op.93 (1953) 48:36
SYMPHONY Nr.10 e-Moll op.93
SYMPHONIE no 10 en mi mineur, op.93
5 I. Moderato 22:50
6. II. Allegro 03:45
7. III. Allegretto 10:44
8. IV. Andante 11:04
Prague, live recording 3 June 1955, Smetana Hall, previously released on PRD 250 053

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Leningrad Pilharmonic Orchestra
Yevgeny Mravinsky

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PRD/DSD 350 115

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Yevgeny Mravinsky : A Debussy-Sibelius Conjunction

JEAN SIBELIUS 1865-1957
SYMPHONY No.3 in C, Op.52 (1904-07) 27:04
1. I. Allegro moderato 09:50
2. II. Andantino con moto, quasi allegretto 08:26
3. III Moderato – Allegro (ma non tanto) 08:16
Live recording Leningrad, October 27, 1963

4. THE SWAN OF TUONELA, Legend Op.22 No.3 8:54
Andante molto sostenuto
Live recording Moscow, February 23, 1965, Recording engineer David Gaklin

CLAUDE DEBUSSY 1862-1918
NOCTURNES, Nos.1 & 2 (1899) 14:40
5. NUAGES Modéré – Un peu animé 08:11
6. FÊTES Animé et très rythmé – Modéré, mais toujours très rythmé 06:20
Live recording, Leningrad, Februay 26, 1960, Recording engineer Nikola Kustov

JEAN SIBELIUS
7. SYMPHONY No.7, in C, Op.105 (1924) 20:08
Adagio –Un pochettino meno adagio – Poco a poco affretando il tempo a vivacissimo
5 bars before: Poco rallentendo all’adagio– Poco a poco meno lento all’ – Allegro molto moderato – Poco a
poco meno moderato
2 bars before: Vice-Presto—Poco a poco rallentendo all’adagio – Largamente molto – Affetuoso – Tempo primo
Live recording Leningrad, October 29, 1965, Recording engineer Alexander Grosman

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Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra
Yevgeny MRAVINSKY

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PRD/DSD 350 106

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DMITRY SHOSTAKOVICH 1906 -1975

STRING QUARTET No.1 in C, Op.49 (1938) 13:59
STREICHQUARTETT Nr.1 C-Dur op.49
QUATUOR À CORDES No1, en ut majeur op.49
1. I. Moderato 04:37
2. II. Moderato 04:22
3. III. Allegro molto 01:58
4. IV. Allegro 03:01
Moscow, 4-5 August 1964

STRING QUARTET No.2 in A major, Op.68 (1944) 36:14
STREICHQUARTETT Nr.2 A-Dur op.68
QUATUOR À CORDES No2, en la majeur op.68
5. I. Overture - Moderato con moto 08:12
6. II. Recitative and Romance - Adagio 12:07
7. III. Waltz - Allegro 05:29
8. IV. Theme with variations - Adagio 10:27
Moscow, 6-7 January August 1966

9. STRING QUARTET No.5 in B flat major, Op.92 (1952) 29:42
STREICHQUARTETT Nr. 5 B-Dur op.92
QUATUOR À CORDES No5, en si bémol majeur op.92
I. Allegretto non troppo - attacca • II. Andante - attacca • III Moderato - Allegretto
Moscow, 4 &10 January 1966

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BORODIN QUARTET
Rostislav Dubinsky, Jaroslav Alexandrov violins / Violinen / violons
Dmitry Shebalin viola / Bratsche / alto
Valentin Berlinsky cello / Violoncello / violoncelle

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PRD 250 323

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Dmitry Shostakovich 1906-1975 : Three Last Works

SYMPHONY No.15 in A major, Op.141 (1971) 44:32
1. I. Allegretto 08:18
2. II. Adagio – Largo – Adagio – Largo 05:29
3. III. Allegretto 04:14
4. IV. Adagio – Allegretto – Adagio – Allegretto 16:31
Prague, live recorded 26 May 1976, broadcasted by the Českolovenský rozhlas. 29 November 1979,
previously issued on Praga PRD 250 040

SUITE, to words by Michelangelo, Op.145a for bass and orchestra (excerpts) (1971-5) 25:32
5. I. (No.1) Truth / Wahrheit / Vérité 04:07
6. II. (No.4) Separation / Trennung / Séparation 02:08
7. III. (No.5) Wrath / Zorn / Le courroux 01:33
8. IV. (No.6) Dante 03:10
9. V. (No.8) Creation / Schöpfung / Création 02:39
10. VI. (No.9) Night / Nacht / Nuit (dialogue) 03:51
11. VII. (No.10) Death / Tod / Mort 04:06
12. VIII (No.11) Immortality / Unsterblichkeit / Immortalité 03:58
Leningrad, live recorded, Prague, May 1980, previously issued on Praga PRD 250 009

13. NOVOROSSISK CHIMES / LE CARILLON DE NOVOROSSIRSK (1960) 02:48
TV Synchronisation anthem
Novorossiisk, 27 September 1960

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(1-4) Czech Philharmonic Orchestra, Eduard SEROV
(5-12) Sergei KOPČÁK, bass, Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra (SOČR), František VAJNAR
(13) Radio-TV USSR Symphony, Arvid Janson

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PRD 250 334

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Igor Stravinsky… plays cards

VIOLIN CONCERTO IN D MAJOR (1931) 21:02
KONZERT FÜR VIOLINE und Orchester D-Dur
CONCERTO POUR VIOLON et orchestre en ré majeur
1. I. Toccata 05:39
2. II. Aria I 04:18
3. III. Aria II 04:55
4. IV. Capriccio 06:11
Recorded Paris, 2-3 June 1963, Salle Wagram. Publisher Boosey & Hawkes, London 1931

PULCINNELA, ballet suite (1922, Ed.1947) 25:26
Suite orchestrale, sur des thèmes, fragments et pièces de Pergolèse
5. I. Sinfonia 02:18
6. II. Serenata 03:40
7. III. Scherzino –Allegro - Andantino 05:13
8. IV. Tarantella 02:27
9. V. Toccata 01:01
10. VI. Gavotta con due variazioni 04:36
11. VII. Vivo 01:38
12. VIII Minuetto 02:14
13. IX Finale 02:20
Recorded London, 18 February, 14 & 18 May 1963. Publisher Boosey & Hawkes, London

JEU DE CARTES, ballet en trois donnes (1936) 23:10
14. I. Première donne 05:30
15. II. Deuxième donne – Variations I, II, III, IV, V - Coda 09:57
16. III. Troisième donne 07:37
Recorded live Münich, Deutsches Museum, 4 October 1957 Publisher Boosey & Hawkes, London 1937

MOUVEMENTS, for piano and orchestra (1958-59) 09:12
17. I. 02:35
18. II. 01:33
19. III. 00:59
20. IV. 01:46
21. V. 02:09
Recorded Berlin, 5 October 1961. Publisher Boosey& Hawkes, London 1960

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(1-4) David OISTRAKH, violin
Concerts Lamoureux, Bernard HAITINK
(5-16) THE PHILHARMONIA, London, Otto KLEMPERER
(17-21) Margrit WEBER, piano / Klavier
Radio Symphonie Orchester, Berlin, Ferenc FRICSAY

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PRD 250 329

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Igor Stravinsky (1882-1971) in USSR

APOLLON MUSAGÈTE, Ballet music in two scenes (1928, rev.1947) 23:49
1. I. Naissance d’Apollo – Largo – Allegro – Tempo primo 05:00
2. II. Variation d’Apollon (Apollon et les muses) 02:42
3. III.Pas d’action (Apollon et les 3 muses: Calliope, Polymnie & Terpsichore) 04:24
Moderato
4. IV Variation de Calliope (L’Alexandrin) – Allegretto 01:31
5. V. Variation de Polymnie – Allegro 01:18
6. VI. Variation de Tersichore – Allegretto 01:36
7. VII. Variation d’Apollon – Lento 02:32
8. VIII. Pas de Deux (Apollon & Terpsichore) – Adagio 03:53
9. IX. Coda (Apollon et les Muses). Vivo – Tempo sostenuto – Agitato 02:45
10. X. Apothéose. Largo e tranquillo 03:57
Live recorded Moscow, Great Hall of the Conservatory, 26 September 1965. Recording Engineer: Igor Veprintsev

ORPHEUS, Ballet in three scenes (1948) 33:24
Scene 1
11. I. Orpheus lento sostenuto 02:32
12. II. Air de danse andante con moto 03:07
13. III. Dance of the Ange of Death/ Tanz des Todesengels 02:54
Danse de l’Ange de la mort – l’istesso tempo
14. IV. Interlude /Zwischenspiel – l’istesso tempo 02:09
Scene 2
15. I. The Furies/Tanz der Furien/Pas des Furies – agitato in piano 03:16
16. II. Interlude / Zwischenspiel – Air de danse-Grave 03:39
17. III. Pas d’action – andantino leggiadro 02:58
18. IV. Pas de deux – andante sostenuto 05:17
19. V. Interlude/Zwischenspiel – moderato assai 01:13
20. VI. Pas d’action – vivace 02:45
Scene 3
21. Apotheosis / Apotheose des Orpheus / Apothéose – lento sostenuto 03:12
Live recorded Moscow, Great Hall of the Conservatory, 28 September 1962. Recording Engineer: Isolde Lyaushima

ODE, Elegiacal chant in three parts (1943) 11:08
22. I. Eulogy 03:39
23. II Eclogue 02:58
24. III. Epitaph 04:24
Live recorded, Moscow, Great Hall of the Conservatory, 28 September 1962. Recording Engineer: Isolde Lyaushima

25. FIREWORKS (Feu d’artifice) (1904) 03:48
Live recorded, Moscow, Great Hall of the Conservatory, 2 October 1962. Recording Engineer: Isolde Lyaushima

26. SONG OF THE VOLGA BOATMEN, arranged for winds and percussion (1917) 01:15
LIED DER WOLGATREIDLER, arrangiert für Blasinstrumente und Schlagzeug
CHANT DES BATELIERS DE LA VOLGA, arrangé pour vents et percussion
Live recorded Moscow, Great Hall of the Conservatory, 2 October 1962. Recording Engineer : Isolde Lyaushima

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Ilya SHPILBERG, solo violin (Apollon)
(1-10) LENINGRAD PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
Yevgeny MRAVINSKY
(11-24, 26) URSS SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Igor STRAVINSKY
(25) MOSCOW PHILHARMONIC ORCHESTRA
Igor STRAVINSKY

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PRD 250 330

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František Stupka, Czech conductor

Antonín Dvořák
SYMPHONY No.9 in E minor, Op.95, ‘From the New World’ 40:08
1. I. Adagio - Allegro molto 08:52
2. II. Largo 12:44
3. III. Scherzo. Molto vivace 07:06
4. IV. Finale. Allegro 11:11
Recorded live in Prague, Domovina, 6 January 1964

SYMPHONY No.8 in G major, Op.88 38:01
5. I. Allegro con brio 09:54
6. II. Adagio 10:44
7. III. Allegretto grazioso 06:23
8. IV. Finale. Allegro ma non troppo 10:43
Recorded live in Prague, Smetana Hall, 8 January 1959

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Czech Philharmonic Orchestra
František STUPKA

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PRD/DSD 350 134

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Tribute to Hans ROSBAUD

Alban BERG (1885-1935)

Three Pieces for Orchestra Op.6 (1913-5, Rev.1929) 19:01
Drei Orchesterstücke Op.6 / Trois pièces pour orchestre op.6
1. I. Praeludium (Preludio) 05:02
2. II. Reigen (Round dance- ronde) 05:32
3. III. Marsch (March-marche) 08:34
Recorded Baden-Baden, March 1957. Publisher Universal Editions, Vienna

Anton WEBERN (1883-1945)

Six Pieces for Large Orchestra Op.6 (1909) 11:51
Sechs Stücke für großes Orchester Op.6 / Six pièces pour grand orchestre op.6
4. I. Etwas bewegte Achtel 01:06
5. II. Bewegt 01:17
6. III. Zart bewegt 00:52
7. IV. Langsam 04:18
8. V. Sehr langsam 02:44
9. VI. Zart bewegt 01:39
Recorded Baden-Baden, March 1957. Publisher Universal, Vienna, UE 6646

Jean SIBELIUS (1865-1957)

10. Valse Triste, from Kuolema Op.44 (1903) – Lento 04:26
Recorded Berlin, November 1954. Publisher Breitkopf und Härtel, Wiesbaden

11. TAPIOLA Op.112, Tone Poem (1925) – Largamente – Allegro moderato – Allegro 18:26
Recorded Berlin, March 1957. Publisher Breitkopf und Härtel, Wiesbaden

Belá BARTÓK(1881-1945)

Sonata for Two Pianos And Percussion Sz.110 BB I15 26:17
12. I Assai lento – Allegro molto 12:59
13. II Lento, ma non troppo 06:37
14. I. Allegro non troppo 06:41
Recorded in Baden-Baden, October 1953

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(1-9) SWR Sinfonieorchester, Baden-Baden, Hans ROSBAUD
(10-11) Berliner Philharmoniker, Hans ROSBAUD
(12-14) Maria Bergman, Hans Rosbaud, pianos / Klaviere
(12-14) Werner Grabinger, Erich Seiler, percussion / Schlagzeuge

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PRD 250 333

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Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975)

SYMPHONY No.5 in D minor, Op.47 (1937) 42:20
1. I Moderato 14:33
2. II. Allegretto 04:58
3. III Largo 12:18
4. IV. Allegro non troppo 10:20
Moscow, live radio recording, in the Great Hall of the Conservatory, 24 October 1965
previously available on PR 250 085

SYMPHONY No.12 in D minor, Op.112 (1961) 37:12
5. I Revolutionnary Petrograd 11:35
6. II. Razliv 11:23
7. III Aurora 04:24
8. IV. The Dawn of Humanity 09:41
6 January 1962 Broadcasted by the Prague Radio of the of the first public performance (Leningrad, 1st October 1961) previously available on PRD 254 017

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Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra
Yevgeny MRAVINSKY
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PRD/DSD 350 122

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French Orchestral Music of the ‘Belle Époque’

ERNEST CHAUSSON (1855-1899)
SYMPHONIE en si bémol majeur, Op.20 31:52
SYMPHONY in B flat, Op.20 (1889-90)
1. I. Lent. – Allegro vivo 11:32
2. II. Très lent 08:27
3. III. Animé 11:45
Recorded in Boston Symphony Hall, 26 February 1962. Produced by John Pfeiffer . Publisher: Editions Salabert

POÈME DE L’AMOUR ET DE LA MER, pour mezzo-soprano et orchestre 27:14
For voice and orchestra, verses by Maurice Bouchorr ’(1890)
4. I. La Fleur des Eaux. Calme 10:38*
5. II. Interlude. Lent et triste 02:37*
6. III. La Mort de l’Amour Andante 13:51*
Enregistrement privé partant de la transmission par la BBC d’un concert du Hallé Orchestra du 9 mars 1951.
Il manque les mesures 129 à 133 de La Fleur des Eaux
Private acetate recording based on a BBC transmission of a concert by the Hallé Orchestra, 9 March 1951.
Bars 129-133 missing from La Fleur des Eaux.

CLAUDE DEBUSSSY (1862-1918)
PRINTEMPS, suite symphonique (1887-1913), H.Büsser orchestrated 15:47
Orchestral suite
7. I. Très modéré 09:31
8. II. Modéré 06:13
Recorded in Boston Symphony Hall, 1962.

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BOSTON SYMPHONY Orchestra, Charles MUNCH
(4-6) Kathleen FERRIER, contralto
Hallé Orchestra, Sir John BARBIROLLI

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PRD 250 345

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Wilhelm Kempff (1895-1991), plays Mozart

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART (1756-1791)

CONCERTO FOR PIANO No.24 in C minor, K.491 (1786) 30:13
KLAVIERKONZERT Nr.24 c-Moll KV 491
CONCERTO POUR PIANO no24 en ut mineur, K 491
1. I. Allegro (Cadenza Wilhelm Kempff) 13:11
2. II. Larghetto 07:02
3. III. [Allegretto] (Cadenza Wilhelm Kempff) 10:17
Recorded in Bamberg, Kulturraum, April 1960

PIANO SONATA No.11 in A, K.331 ‘alla turca’ (1778) 22:37
KLAVIERSONATE Nr.11 A-Dur KV 331
SONATE POUR PIANO no11 en la majeur K 331
4. I. Andante grazioso 12:52
5. II. Menuetto 06:09
6. III. Alla turca. Allegretto 03:36

CONCERTO FOR PIANO No.8 in C, K.246 (1791) 22:30
KLAVIERKONZERT Nr.8 C-Dur KV 246 „Lützow-Konzert‘
CONCERTO POUR PIANO no8 en ut majeur K 246
7. I. Allegro aperto 07:22
8. II. Andante 07:06
9. III. Rondeau. Tempo di minuetto 07:52
Recorded in Berlin, Ufa-Tonstudio, January 1962

10. FANTASIA in D minor, K.397 (385g) (1782) 05:37
FANTASIE d-Moll KV 397 / FANTAISIE POUR CLAVIER en ré mineur K 397
Adagio - Allegro - Andantino - Più allegro -Tempo primo

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(1-3) Bamberger Symphoniker
(7-9) Berliner Philharmoniker, Ferdinand LEITNER

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prd 250 359

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Carlo Maria GIULINI (1914-2005) in London

Robert SCHUMANN 1810-1856

1. MANFRED, overture Op.115 11:52
Recorded in London, 3-4 June 1958. Original Columbia Gramophone Company, UK

SYMPHONY No.3 in E flat major, Op.97 ‘Rhenisch’ 32:13
SYMPHONIE Nr.3 Es-Dur op.97 „Rheinische“
SYMPHONIE no3 en mi bémol majeur op.97 “Rhénane”
2. I. Lebhaft 09:53
3. II. Scherzo (Sehr mäßig) 06:12
4. III. Nicht Schnell 05:17
5. IV. Feierlich – Die Halben wie vorher die Viertel 05:00
6. V. Lebhaft – Schneller 05:35
Recorded in London, 3-4 June 1958. Original Columbia Gramophone Company, UK

Pyotr Il’yich TCHAIKOVSKY 1840-1893

SYMPHONY No.2 in C minor, Op.17 ‘Little Russian’ 31:02
SYMPHONY Nr.2 c-Moll op.17 „Kleinrussische“
SYMPHONIE no2 en ut mineur, op.17 “Petite Russienne”
7. I. Andante sostenuto- Allegro vivo 10:14
8. II. Andantino marziale, quasi moderato 06:49
7. III. Scherzo (Allegro molto vivace) 05:20
9. IV. Allegro vivace 08:21
Recorded in London, 29 September 1956

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The Philharmonia
Carlo Maria GIULINI

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Rudolf Serkin (1903-1991) plays Austro-Hungarian Piano Concertos

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART (1756-1791)
PIANO CONCERTO No 27 in B flat major, K 595 (1785)
KLAVIERKONZERT Nr. 27 B-Dur KV 595

CONCERTO POUR PIANO no27 en si bémol majeur, K 595
1. I. Allegro 13:24
2. II. Larghetto 09:04
3. III. Allegretto 08:51
Recorded in Philadelphia, 28 January 1962

PIANO CONCERTO No.12 in A major, K 414 (385p) (1786)
KLAVIERKONZERT Nr.12 A Dur KV 414
CONCERTO POUR PIANO no23 en la majeur K 488
4. I. Allegro 09:58
5. II. Andante 09:18
6. III. Rondo. Allegro - Cadenza di Ferruccio Busoni 06:25
Recorded llve during the Marboro Festival, October 1962

BÉLA BARTÓK (1881-1945)

PIANO CONCERTO No.1, Sz. 83 (1945)
KLAVIERKONZERT Nr.1 Sz.83 CONCERTO POUR PIANO no1, Sz 83
7. I. Allegro moderato 08:45
8. II. Andante 07:48
9. III. Allegro molto 06:20
Recorded in Cleveland, April 1962

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Rudolf SERKIN, piano / Klavier
(1-3) The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene ORMANDY
(4-6) Marlboro Festival, Alexander SCHNEIDER
(7-9) Columbia Symphony Orchestra, Georg SZELL

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Shostakovich plays... Shostakovich (1955-1957)

CD1
FROM JEWISH FOLK POETRY, op.79 (1948) 24:14
1. I. Lament for A Dead Child / Lamentation sur la mort d’un jeune enfant 02:48
Die Klage über das tote Kind
2. II. The Thoughtful Mother and Aunt / Les petits soins de Maman & Tantine 01:54
Die sorgsame Mutter und Tante
3. III. Lullaby / Berceuse / Wiegenlied 03:21
4. IV. Before a long separation / Avant une longue absence / Vor der langen Trennung 02:48
5. V. A warning / Avertissement / Eine Warnung 01:08
6. VI. The abandoned Father / Le Père abandonné / Der im Stich gelassene Vater 02:08
7. VII. Song of Hardship / La misère / Das Lied über die Not 01:24
8. VIII. Winter / Hiver / Winter 03:10
9. IX. The good life / La belle Vie / Ein gutes Leben 01:19
10. X. Young girl’s song / Chanson de jeune fille / Das Lied eines jungen Mädchen 02:36
11. XI. Happiness / Le Bonheur / Das Glück 01:26
Recorded live in Moscow, 15 January 1955

PIANO CONCERTO No.2 in F major, Op.102 (1957) 16:16
12. I. Allegro 06:12
13. II. Andante 05:09
14. III. Allegro 04:55
Recorded live in Moscow, 10 May 1957

PIANO CONCERTO No.1 in C minor, Op.35 (1933) 21:16
15. I. Allegretto 06:49
16. II. Lento – attacca 05:37
17. III. Moderato – attacca 01:22
18. IV. Allegro con brio 06.40
Recorded live in Moscow, 27 November 1957

19. CONCERTINO FOR TWO PIANOS, in A minor, Op.94 (1954) 08:03
Adagio – Allegretto
Recorded in Moscow Conservatory, 1957

CD 2
PIANO QUINTET in G major, Op.57 (1940) 29:59
1. First movement: Prelude, Lento 04:55
2. Second movement: Fugue, Adagio 12:25
3. Third movement: Scherzo, Allegretto 03:40
4. Fourth movement: Intermezzo, Lento 06:29
5. Fifth movement: Finale, Allegretto 05.58
Recorded live in Moscow, 10 May 1957

CELLO SONATA in D minor, Op.40. (1934) 24:21
6. I. Moderato 10:48
7. II. Moderato con moto 03:06
8. III. Largo 07:59
9. IV. Allegretto 03:28
Recorded live in Moscow Conservatory, 10 May 1957

PRELUDES (4) Op.34, arranged for violin and piano par Dmitry Tsyganov 05:00
10. I. No.10 in C sharp minor 01:47
11. II. No.16 in B fat ininor 01:06
12. III. No.15 in D flat 00:55
13. IV. No.24 in D minor 01:10
Recorded in Moscow Conservatory, 1957

PRELUDES and FUGUES, Op.87 (1950-1) (excerpts) 12:14
14. I. No.5 in D major 03:03
15. II. No.23 in F major 06:09
16. III. No.3 in G major 03:02
Recorded in Moscow, May 1957

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Dmitry Shostakovich, piano
CD1 (1-11) Nina L’volvna Dorliak, Zara Dolukhanova, Alexei Maslennikov
(12-14) Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra, Alexander Gaouk
(15-18) Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra, Samuel Samossoud, Josif Volovmk, trumpet
(19) Maxim Shostakovich, piano
CD 2 (1-5) The Beethoven Quartet: Dmitry Tsyganov, Vassily Shirinsky, Vadim Borissovsky, Sergei Shirinsky
(6-9) Mstislav Rostropovich, cello
(10-13) Dmitry Tsyganov, violin

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JOHANNES BRAHMS (1833-1897)

CD 1
STRING QUARTET No.2 in A minor, Op.51 No.2 (1873) 31:14
STREICHQUARTETT a-Moll op.51 Nr.2
QUATUOR À CORDES en la mineur op.51 no2
1. Allegro non troppo 09:00
2. Andante moderato 09:38
3. Quasi menuetto, moderato - Allegretto vivace 05:25
4. Finale. Allegro non assai 07:09
STRING QUARTET No.3 in B flat major, Op.67 (1876) 34:21
STREICHQUARTETT Nr.3 B-Dur, op.67
QUATUOR À CORDES no3 en si bémol majeur op.67
5. I. Vivace 07:46
6. II. Andante 07:39
7. III. Agitato. Allegretto non troppo 09:18
8. IV. Finale - Poco allegretto con variazioni 09:40

CD 2
STRING QUARTET No.1 in C minor, Op.51 No.1 (1873) 30:29
STREICHQUARTETT c-Moll op.51 Nr.1
QUATUOR À CORDES en ut mineur op.51 no1
1. Allegro 07:57
2. Romanze. Poco adagio 07:28
3. Allegretto molto moderato e comodo - Un poco più animato 09:13
4. Allegro 05:50

STRING QUINTET No.1 in F major, Op.88 (1882) 25:55
STREICHQUINTETT Nr.1 F-Dur op.88
QUINTETTE Á CORDES no1 en fa majeur op.88
5. Allegro non troppo ma con brio 08:40
6. Grave ed appassionato - Allegro vivace - Tempo I - Presto - Tempo I 12:04
7. Allegro energico 05:12
STRING QUINTET No.2 in G major, Op.111 (1890) 26:22
STREICHQUINTETT Nr.2 G-Dur op.111
QUINTETTE À CORDES no2 en sol majeur op.111
8. Allegro non troppo, ma con brio 09:20
9. Adagio 06:57
10. Un poco allegretto 05:22
11. Vivace ma non troppo presto 04:43

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The Budapest String Quartet
Joseph Roisman, Alexander Schneider, violins
Boris Kroyt, viola
Mischa Schneider, cello
(5-11) Walter Trampler, viola

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Ein Freimaurer Bruder

1. Die Zauberflöte, Overture K 620 07:31
Recording New York City, 10 & 12 March 1956

2. The Little Masonic Cantata (Eine kleine Freimaurer-Kantate) 14:00
entitled Laut verkünde unsre Freude, for soloists, male chorus, and orchestra, K 623 (1791)
Laut verkünde unsre Freude (Chorus) - Zum ersten Male…Dieser Gottheit (tenor)
Wohlan, ihr Brüder… Lange sollen (tenor, baritone) - Laut verkünde unsre Freude (Chorus)

3. Song / Lied / hymna, Maurergesang “Laßt uns mit geschlungen Händen” K 623a 03:22
("for the close of the lodge" and intended final chorus to K 623 (1791)
Recording Vienna, April 1959

REQUIEM MASS inDminor K 626 53:10
4. Requiem 05:06
5. Kyrie 02:52
6. Dies Irae 01:47
7. Tuba mirum 03:56
8. Rex Tremendae 02:15
9. Recordare 06:03
10. Confutatis 02:41
11. Lacrimosa 02:53
12. Domine Jesu 04:33
13. Hostias 04:52
14. Sanctus 01:38
15. Benedictus 05:22
16. Agnus Dei 03:23
17. Lux Aeterna 05:39
Recording New York City, 10 & 12 March 1956

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(1-3) Kurt Equiluz, Rudolf Resen, tenors | Kurt Rapf, keyboard / Klavier / organ
Franz Ellmar, boy-soprano | Leo Hoppe, baritone
Chor u.Orchester der Wiener Volksoper, Peter MAAG
(4-17) Irmgard Seefried, soprano | Jennie Tourel, alto | Leopold Simoneau, tenor | William Warfield, bass
The Westminster Choir, John FinleyWilliamson, NEWYORK Philharmonic, Bruno WALTER

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Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (1844-1908) : Exercises in fugue and counterpoint, in preparation of…Scheherazade

STRING SEXTET IN A (1876) 32:47
STREICHSEXTETT A-Dur
SEXTUOR À CORDES en la majeur
1. Allegro vivace 06:40
2. Rondo fugato 04:48
3. Scherzo. Vivace alla Saltarello 05:50
4. Andante espressivo 09:01
5. Finale. Allegro molto 06:18
Studio recorded in Prague, 31 January 2003, previously available PRD 250188

6. QUINTET IN B FLAT MAJOR for piano, flute, clarinet, horn and bassoon (1876) 08:56
QUINTETT B-Dur für Klavier, Flöte, Klarinette, Horn Und Fagott
QUINTETTE pour piano, flûte, clarinette, cor & basson en si bémol majeur
II. Andante – Fughetta. Poco più mosso
Studio recorded in Prague, 22 January 2003, previously available PRD 250188

SCHÉHÉRAZADE, symphonic suite Op.35 (1888)* 44:02
7. I. The Sea and Sindbad’s ship 09:03
8. II. The Story of the Kalender Princes 10:56
9. III. The young Prince and the young Princess 08:27
10. IV. Festival in Bagdad. The Sea. 11:50
The ship goes to pieces on a rock surmounted by a bronze warrior.
Conclusion
Recorded in London in September 1957

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(1-5) Kocianovo kvarteto - KOCIAN QUARTET
Pavel HŮLA, Miloš ČERNÝ, violins / Violinen / violons
Zbyněk PAĎOUREK, viola / Bratsche / alto
Václav BERNÁŠEK, cello / Violoncello / violoncelle
Ivan KLÁNSKÝ, piano / Klavier (Quintet)
Josef KLUSOŇ, viola / Bratsche / alto (Sextet)
Michal KAŇKA, cello / Violoncello / violoncelle (Sextet )
(6) Members of the PRAGUE WIND QUINTET
Jan RIEDLBAUCH, flute / Flöte / flûte
Vlastimil MAREŠ, clarinet / Klarinette / clarinette
Miloš WICHTERLE, bassoon / Fagott
basson, Vladimíra KLÁNSKÁ, horn / Horn / cor
(7-10) Hugh MAGUIRE, violin
London Symphony Orchestra, Pierre MONTEUX*

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Antonín Dvořák (1841-1904)
Cantor of Inner Bohemia

CD1
SYMPHONY No.7 in D minor, Op.70 B 141 37:39
1. I. Allegro maestoso 12:18
2. II. Poco adagio 10:12
3. III. Scherzo. Vivace 07:43
4. IV. Finale. Allegro 08:53
Recorded in Prague at the Rudolfinum Dvořák Hall, 12-14 October 1964
5.-6 . Hymnus ‘Dědicové bile hory’ / ‘The Heirs of the White Mountain’ 18:45
for mixed Choir and Orchestra op.30 B 134 (1884 version),
based on a poem by Vítězslav Hálek
Die Erben des Weissen Berges / Les Héritiers de la Montagne blanche
Recorded in Prague at the Rudolfinum Dvořák Hall, January 1972
7. Holoubek /The Wild Dove / Die Waldtaube / Le Pigeon des bois 21:32
symphonic poem after Karel Jaromír Erben, Op.110 B 198
Recorded in Prague at the Rudolfinum Dvořák Hall, 12-14 October 1964

CD2
1. Vodník / The Water Goblin / Der Wassermann / L’Esprit des eaux, Op.107 B 195 22:33
2. Polednice / The Noon Witch /Die Mittaghexe / La Sorcière de Midi, Op.108 B 196 14:50
3. Zlatý kolovrat / The Golden Spinning Wheel symphonic poem 20:32
after Karel Jaromír Erben, Op.109 B 197
Das goldene Spinnrad / Le Rouet d’Or
Recorded in Prague at the Rudolfinum Dvořák Hall, 19-20 September 1961
4. Piseň Bohatýrska / Hero’s Song / Heldenlied / Chant du héros, Op.111 B 199 19:58
Recorded in Prague for Czech Radio, Studio No.1, October 1961

Czech Philharmonic Orchestra (Čf ), Zdeněk KOŠLER (I.1-4)
Zdeněk CHALABALA (I.7, II-1-3)
(I.5) Prague Symphony Orchestra (FOK), Czech Philharmonic Choir
(Choirmaster, Josef Veselka), Zdeněk KOŠLER (I.5-6)
(II.4) Prague Radio Symphony Orchestra (SOČR), Aloïs KLIMA

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Serenades From Bohemia in Memoriam Sir Neville Marriner (1924-2016)
Preliminary and Final Versions

ANTONÍN DVOŘÁK (1841-1904)
OCTET-SERENADE in E, B 36first version of STRING SERENADE in E B 52 (1873) 26:16
for clarinet, horn, bassoon, two violins, viola, double-bass and piano,
OKTETT-SERENADE B 36, Urtext für Klavieroktett
OCTUOR-SÉRÉNADE B 36, version primitive pour octuor avec piano
1. I. Moderato 04:21
2. II. Tempo di valse 06:28
3. III. Scherzo. Vivace 05:00
4. IV. Larghetto 04:53
5. V. Finale. Allegro vivace 05:42
Recorded in Prague, September 1998, studio Domovina
SERENADE FOR STRINGS in E, op.22 B 52, definitive writing (1875) 27:36
SERENADE für Streichorchester in E-Dur, op.22 B 52
SÉRÉNADE POUR CORDES op.22 B 52
6. I. Moderato 04:07
7. II. Tempo di valse 06:13
8. III. Scherzo. Vivace 05:24
9. IV. Larghetto 05:27
10. V. Finale. Allegro vivace 06:12
Recorded in St.Martin-in-the-fields, November 1965
11. SERENADE FOR WINDS IN D MINOR, op.44 B 77 arranged for nonet by František Hertl 23:31
SERENADE FÜR BLÄSER D-Moll op.44, Bearbeitung für Nonett von František Hertl
SÉRÉNADE POUR INSTRUMENTS À VENT en ré mineur op.44 B 77
Moderato quasi marcia 03:38/II. Minuetto 05:48 /III.Andante con moto 07:53 /IV.Finale. Allegro molto 05:59
Recorded in Prague, November 1998, studio Domovina

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(1-5, 11) CZECH NONET
Jiří SKUHRA,flute / Flöte / flûte . Aleš HUSTOLEŠ, clarinet / KIarinette / clarinette
Jiří KREJČÍ, oboe / Oboe / hautbois . Pavel LANGPAUL, bassoon / Fagott / basson
Vladimíra KLÁNSKÁ, french horn / Horn / cor . Jana HERAJNOVÁ, violin / Violine / violon (op.44)
Jan NYKRÝN, Viola / Bratsche / alto . Simona HEČOVÁ, cello / Violoncello / violoncelle
Radovan HEČ, double-bass / Kontrabaß / contrebasse (op.22 original)
(6-10) ACADEMY OF ST.MARTIN-IN-THE-FIELDS, NEVILLE MARRINER
(1-5) Guest soloists
Ivan KLÁNSKÝ, piano / Klavier
Pavel HŮLA, violin / Violine / violon
Vladimír KLÁNSKÝ, violin / Violine / violon

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Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart (1756-1791)
String Quintets

CD1

STRING QUINTET No.2 in C major, KV.515 (1873) 31:51
STREICHQUINTETT Nr.2 C-Dur KV.515
QUINTETTE à CORDES no2 en ut majeur K.515 (nov.1780)
1. I. Allegro 09:44
2. II. Menuetto: allegretto 05:50
3. III. Andante 08:41
4. IV. (Allegro) 07:38
STRING QUINTET No.5 in D major, KV.593 (Dec 1790) 25:16
STREICHQUINTETT Nr.5 D-Dur, KV 593
QUINTETTE à CORDES no5 en ré majeur K.593
5. I. Larghetto (allegro) 07:55
6. II. Adagio 07:18
7. III. Menuetto: allegretto 05:21
8. IV. Allegro 04:44
STRING QUINTET No.1 in B flat major, KV.174 (Dec 1773) 22:46
STREICHQUINTETT Nr.1 B-Dur, KV 174
QUINTETTE à CORDES no1 en si bémol majeur K 174
9. I. Allegro moderato 07:11
10. II. Adagio 06:43
11. III. Minuetto ma allegretto 04:09
12.. IV. Allegro 04:46

CD2

STRING QUINTET No.3 in G minor, KV.516 (Dec 1788) 33:48
STREICHQUINTETT Nr.3 g-Moll KV.516
QUINTETTE à CORDES no3 en sol mineur K 516
1. Allegro 08:31
2. Menuetto: allegretto 05:36
3. Adagio ma non troppo 09:38
4. Adagio: allegro 10:04
STRING QUINTET No.4 in C minor, KV.406/516b (July.1782) 22:23
STREICHQUINTETT Nr. 4 c-Moll KV 406
QUINTETTE à CORDES no4 en ut mineur K 406
5. Allegro 06:19
6. Andante 04:46
7. Menuetto in canone, trio in canone al Roveesio 04:40
8. (Allegro) 06:30
STRING QUINTET No.6 in E flat major, KV.614 23:30
STREICHQUINTETT Nr.6 Es-Dur KV 614
QUINTETTE à CORDES no6 en mi bémol majeur K 614
9. Allegro di molto 05:31
10. Andante 08:25
11. Menuetto Allegretto 04:18
12 Allegro 05:18

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THE BUDAPEST STRING QUARTET
Joseph ROISMAN, Alexander SCHNEIDER, violins
Boris KROYT, viola – Mischa SCHNEIDER, cello
Walter TRAMPLER, viola

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Russian Symphonies (I)

MILY ALEXEYEVICH BALAKIREV (1837-1910)

SYMPHONY No.1 in C major (1866-99) 44:07
SINFONIE Nr.1 in C-Dur
SYMPHONIE no1 en ut majeur
1. I. Largo –Allegro vivo 15:05
2. II. Scherzo – Vivo 06:41
3. III. Andante 13:28
4. IV. Finale: Allegro moderato 08:52
Recorded in Kingsway Hall, London, November 1949

SYMPHONY No.2 in D minor (1900-8) 33:46
SINFONIE Nr.2 in d-Moll
SYMPHONIE no2 en ré mineur
5. Allegro ma non troppo moderato 10:18
6. Scherzo alla cosacca: Allegro ma non troppo, ma con fuoco ed energico 07:06
7. Romanza. Andante 07:56
8. Finale. Tempo di polacca 08:18
Recorded by Radio Moscow, May 1966

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(1-4) The Philharmonia, London
Herbert von KARAJAN
(5-8) Moscow Radio Symphony
Gennadi ROZHDESTVENSKY

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Disc 1

STRING QUARTET No.1, Sz 40 (1927)

STREICHQUARTETT Nr. 1 Sz 40

QUATUOR à CORDES n°  1 Sz 40                                                                      /30:39/

/1/ I.          Lento — attaca : 09:42

/2/ II.         Poco a poco accelerando all’allegretto-Introduzione allegro — attaca  08:46

/3/ III.        Allegrpo vivace  12:18

STRING QUARTET No. 3, Sz 85 (1927)

STREICHQUARTETT Nr. 3 Sz 85

QUATUOR à CORDES n°  3 Sz 85                                                                      /15:24/

/4/ I.          Prima parte. Moderato — attaca: 04:25

/5/ II.         Seconda parte. Allegro — attaca  05:57

/6/ III. Ricapitulazione della prima parte. Moderato  02:58

/7/ IV.        Coda. Allegro molto  02:12

STRING QUARTET No. 5, Sz 102 (1934)

STREICHQUARTETT Nr. 5 Sz 102

QUATUOR à CORDES n°  5 Sz 102                                                                    /28:48/

/8/ I.  Allegro 07:20

/9/ II. Adagio molto 05:20

/10/ III.  Scherzo. Alla bulgarese — Trio  04:31

/11/ IV.   Andante 04:48

/12/ V.    Finale.  Allegro vivace — Presto 06:58

 

Disc 2

STRING QUARTET No. 2, Sz  67 (1917)

STREICHQUARTETT Nr. 2 Sz 67

QUATUOR à CORDES n° 2  Sz 67                                                                      /26:04/

/13/  I. Moderato 09:34

/14/ II. Prestissimo, con sordino  07:36

/15/ III. Non troppo lento   08:54

STRING QUARTET No. 4, Sz  91 (1928)

STREICHQUARTETT Nr. 4 Sz 91

QUATUOR à CORDES n° 4  Sz 91                                                                      /23:08/

/16/ I. Allegro 06:13

/17/ II. Prestissimo, con sordino 02:48

/18/ III. Non troppo lento  05:18

/19/ IV.  Allegretto pizzicato  02:54

/20/V.   Allegro molto  05:44

STRING QUARTET No. 6, Sz  114 (1939)

STREICHQUARTETT Nr. 6 Sz 114

QUATUOR à CORDES n°  3 Sz 114                                                                    /30:19/

/21/ I.  Mesto — Più mosso, pesante — Vivace  07:35

/22 II.  Mesto — Marcia  08:12

/23/ III.Mesto — Burletta : Moderato  07:21

/24/ IV. Mesto  05:49

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VÉGH QUARTET

Sándor VÉGH (1st violin)  Sándor ZÖLDY (2nd violin) Georges JANZER (viola) - Paul SZABO (cello)

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Wilhelm Furtwängler VIII

Anton Bruckner 1824-1896
SYMPHONY No.4 in E-flat major (Version 1878/1880, Ed.Robert Haas) 67:20
SYMPHONIE Nr.4 Es-Dur ‘Romantische’
SYMPHONIE no 4 en mi bémol majeur, “Romantique”
1. I. Bewegt, nicht zu schnell 17:50
2. II. Andante quasi allegretto 18:15
3. III. Scherzo. Bewegt – Trio. Nicht zu schnell. Keinesfalls schleppend 10:33
4. IV. Finale. Bewegt, doch nicht zu schnell 19:28
Recorded live, Süddeutscher Rundfunk Stuttgart, 20 October 1951

Richard Wagner 1813-1883
5. PARSIFAL – Act.III 10:52
Good Friday Music – Karfreitagszauber – L’Enchantement du Vendredi Saint
Recording live Cairo-Alexandria, 25 April 1951

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Wiener Philharmoniker
(5) Berliner Philharmoniker
Wilhelm FURTWÄNGLER

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Shostakovich and the Borodin Quartet in Moscow vol. II

DMITRY SHOSTAKOVICH 1906 -1975

STRING QUARTET No.4 in D, Op.83 (1949) 25:12
STREICHQUARTETT Nr.4 D-Dur op.83
QUATUOR À CORDES no 4, en ré majeur op.83
1. I. Allegretto 04:09
2. II. Andantino 07:02
3. III. Allegretto - 03:54
4. IV. Allegretto 10:10
Moscow USSR Radio Broadcasts:– January 1966

STRING QUARTET No.6 in G major, Op.101 (1956) 24:50
STREICHQUARTETT Nr.6 G-Dur op.101
QUATUOR À CORDES no 6, en sol majeur op.101
5. I. Allegretto 07:02
6. II. Moderato con moto 04:45
7. III.Lento - 05:56
8. IV. Lento – Allegretto 07:16
Moscow USSR Radio Broadcasts:– January 1966

STRING QUARTET No.9 in E flat major, Op.117 (1964) 28:37
STREICHQUARTETT Nr.9 Es-Dur op.117
QUATUOR À CORDES no 9, en mi bémol majeur op.117
9. I. Moderato con moto - attacca 04:15
10. II. Adagio-- attacca 06:00
11. III Allegretto - attacca 03:48
12. IV. Adagio – attacca 04:37
13. V. Allegro 10:18
Moscow USSR Radio Broadcasts:– January and November 1966

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BORODIN QUARTET
Rostislav Dubinsky, Jaroslav Alexandrov violins / Violinen / violons
Dmitry Shebalin viola / Bratsche / alto
Valentin Berlinsky cello / Violoncello / violoncelle

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PRD 250 331

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Igor Stravinsky Two Pianos Concert

1. Scherzo à la Russe (1944), arranged for two pianos by the composer (1954) 03:40
Vitya Vronsky & Viktor Babin
Recorded in New York, 1961

The Rite of Spring, four-hands composition arranged for 2 pianos, by John-Patrick Millow 33:32
2 I. L’Adoration de la terre 15:17
3. II. Le Sacrifice 18:11
Recorded in Paris, 18 June 1982

Concerto for Two Pianos 19:51
4. Con moto 05:44
5. Notturno (Adagietto) 05:16
6. Quattro variazioni 04:27
7. Preludio e fuga (Lento) 04:15
Recorded in New York, 1962

Five Easy pieces /Fünf leichte Stücke / Cinq Pièces faciles 05:31
8. Andante 1:02
9. Espanola 0:49
10. Balalaika 0:43
11. Napolitana 1:03
12. Galop 1:45
Recorded in Paris, 9-10 February, 1991

Three Easy Pieces / Drei leichte Stücke / Trois Pièces faciles 03:48
13. Marche (à Casella) 01:27
14. Valse/ (à Satie) 01:33
15. Polka (à Dhiagilev) 00:46
Recorded in Paris, 9-10 February, 1991

Sonata for Two Pianos 10:48
16 Moderato 04:22
17. Thema with variations (Largo) 04:27
18. Allegretto 01:59
Recorded at Bavaria Atelier, Munich, November 1962

19. Tango, arranged for two pianos by Viktor Babin) 02:47
Vitya Vronsky & Viktor Babin
Recorded in New York, 1961

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on Bösendorfer’s
(2-3, 8-15) Bernard JOB, John-Patrick MILLOW

on Steinway’s

(1, 4-7, 19) Vitya VRONSKY & Viktor BABIN
(16-18) Alfons & Aloys KONTARSKY

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PRD 250 379

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Arrangements or Transfigurations?
Bearbeitungen oder Verklärungen ?
L’art de la transcription ou de la transfiguration ?

JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH (1685-1750)
1-2 The Well-Tempererd Clavier Vol.I. Prelude and Fugue in E flat minor BWV 853 (1742) 08:25
Das Wohltemperierte Klavier Teil.1 Präludium und Fuge es-Moll BWV 853
Le Clavier bien tempéré Vol.1 – Prélude et fugue en mi bémol mineur BWV 853
1. Prelude 03:14 - 2. Fugue 05:01
Recorded in Berlin, January 1961, Ufa Tonstudio
Wilhelm KEMPFF, piano

WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART (1756-1791)
3-4 Six Preludes and Fugues, KV 404a (1782), for violin, viola and cello, No.1 07:58
Sechs Präludien und Fugen für Violine, Viola und Violoncello KV 404a, Nr.1
Six Préludes et Fugues, pour trio à cordes K 404a, no1
3. In D minor - Adagio 04:00 - 4. In D minor - Fuga 03:50
Recorded in Switzerland, January 1967
GRUMIAUX TRIO: Arthur GRUMIAUX, violin – Georg JANZER, viola – Eva CZAKO, cello

JOHANNES BRAHMS (1833-1897)
5 Piano Quartet No.1, Op.25, for piano, violin, viola and cello (1861) 08:19
Klavierquartett Nr.1 g-Moll op.25 / Quatuor no1, en sol mineur op.25
II. Intermezzo. Allegro ma non troppo
Recorded in New York-City, 30 December 1967

Artur RUBINSTEIN, piano
GUARNERI QUARTET: John DALLEY, violin – Michael TREE, viola – David SOYER, cello

Orchestrated by / Orchestriert von / Orchestré par ARNOLD SCHÖNBERG (1874-1951)
6 II. Intermezzo. Allegro ma non troppo 08:04
Recorded in Chicago City, September 1962
CHICAGO SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, Robert CRAFT

IGOR STRAVINSKY (1882-1971)
7 Three Pieces for String Quartet (1914) 06:55
Drei Stücke für Streichquartett / Trois pièces pour quatuor à cordes
7. Danse 00:50 - 8. Excentrique 02:03 - 9. Cantique 03:45
Recorded live in Prague, 2 February 1987.

TOKYO STRING QUARTET
Peter OUNDJIAN, Kikuei IKEDA, Kazuhide ISOMURA, Sadao HARADA
10-12 Four Etudes for Orchestra (1914) 06:37
Vier Studien für Orchestert / Quatre études pour orchestre
10. I. Danse 00:47- 11. II. Excentrique01:59 - 12. III. Cantique 03:50
Recorded in London, July 1964.

LONDON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA, Antal DORATI

13-16 LEOŠ JANÁČEK (1854-1928)
Youth (Mládí), suite for wind sextet (1924) 16:21
Die Jugend für Bläsersextett / Jeunesse, pour sextuor d'instruments à vent
13. I. Allegro 03:24 - 14. II. Andante sostenuto 04:49
15. III. Vivace 03:41 - 16. IV. Allegro animato 04:27
Recorded in Prague, Domovina Studio, July 1999

PRAŽSKÉ DECHOVÉ KVINTETO - PRAGUE WIND QUINTET
Jan RIEDLBAUCH, flute - Jurij LIKIN, oboe - Vlastimil MAREŠ, clarinet
Miloš WICHTERLE, bassoon - Vladimíra KLÁNSKÁ, French horn - Zbyněk CICHA, bass-clarinet

17-20 Transcribed for string quartet by KRYŠTOF MAŘATKA (b.1972) 17:42
durchkomponiert für Streichquartett von / arrangé pour quatuor à cordes par
17. I. Allegro 03:31 - 18 II. Andante sostenuto 05:37
19. III. Vivace 03:45 - 20. IV. Allegro animato 04:49
Recorded in Prague, September 2016, Studio Martinek, in the presence of the Arranger
Publisher: Editions Bärenreiter, Praha, Czech Republic
ZEMLINSKY QUARTET (Zemlinského kvarteto):
František SOUČEK, Petr STŘĺŽEK, violins - Petr HOLMAN, viola - Vladimír FORTIN, cello

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PRD/DSD 350 132

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