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The Very Best Of David Oistrakh


Release Date: 03/13/2012 
Label:  Emi Classics   Catalog #: 678987   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Johannes BrahmsSergei ProkofievFranz SchubertAlexander Zaracycki,   ... 
Performer:  David OistrakhLev OborinSvyatoslav KnushevitskyVladimir Yampolsky,   ... 
Conductor:  George SzellAlceo GallieraMaxim ShostakovichNicolai Malko,   ... 
Number of Discs: 2 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 2 Hours 31 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 77 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  David Oistrakh (Violin)
Conductor:  George Szell
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Austria 
Venue:  Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio 
Length: 40 Minutes 11 Secs. 
2. Concerto for Violin no 2 in G minor, Op. 63 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  David Oistrakh (Violin)
Conductor:  Alceo Galliera
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1935; Paris, France 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 27 Minutes 47 Secs. 
3. Trio for Piano and Strings no 1 in B flat major, D 898/Op 99: 1st movement by Franz Schubert
Performer:  Lev Oborin (Piano), Svyatoslav Knushevitsky (Cello), David Oistrakh (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: ?1828; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 10 Minutes 50 Secs. 
4. Mazurka for violin & piano in G, Op 26 by Alexander Zaracycki
Performer:  Vladimir Yampolsky (Piano), David Oistrakh (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 02/28/1956 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 46 Secs. 
5. Suite bergamasque: 3rd movement, Clair de Lune by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Vladimir Yampolsky (Piano), David Oistrakh (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1890/1905; France 
Date of Recording: 02/28/1956 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 40 Secs. 
6. Canciones populares españolas (7): no 4, Jota by Manuel de Falla
Performer:  Vladimir Yampolsky (Piano), David Oistrakh (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1915; Spain 
Date of Recording: 02/28/1956 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 2 Minutes 59 Secs. 
7. Extase, Op. 18 by Eugène Ysaÿe
Performer:  David Oistrakh (Violin), Vladimir Yampolsky (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Date of Recording: 02/28/1956 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 9 Minutes 52 Secs. 
8. Concerto for Violin no 1 in A minor, Op. 77: 2nd movement, Scherzo by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  David Oistrakh (Violin)
Conductor:  Maxim Shostakovich
Period: Modern 
Written: 1947-1948 
Date of Recording: 11/25/1972 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 6 Minutes 33 Secs. 
9. Suite de concert for Violin and Orchestra, Op. 28: Tarantella by Sergei Taneyev
Performer:  David Oistrakh (Violin)
Conductor:  Nicolai Malko
Period: Post-Romantic 
Written: 1908-1909 
Date of Recording: 02/24/1956 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 6 Minutes 33 Secs. 
10. Sonata for Violin and Basso Continuo in G minor, Op. 1 no 4 "Devil's Trill" by Giuseppe Tartini
Performer:  Vladimir Yampolsky (Piano), David Oistrakh (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
Written: Italy 
Length: 2 Minutes 48 Secs. 
11. Concerto for Piano, Violin and Cello in C major, Op. 56 "Triple Concerto": 2nd movement, Largo by Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano), David Oistrakh (Violin), Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Period: Classical 
Written: 1804; Vienna, Austria 
Venue:  Jesus-Christus-Kirche, Berlin 
Length: 5 Minutes 34 Secs. 
12. Légende for Violin and Orchestra in G major, Op. 17 by Henri Wieniawski
Performer:  Vladimir Yampolsky (Piano), David Oistrakh (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: circa 1860; St. Petersburg, Russ 
Date of Recording: 02/28/1956 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 7 Minutes 27 Secs. 
13. Valse-Scherzo for Violin and Orchestra in C major, Op. 34 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Vladimir Yampolsky (Piano), David Oistrakh (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877; Russia 
Date of Recording: 02/28/1956 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 5 Minutes 28 Secs. 
14. Hungarian Dances (3) (Kállai kettos), for violin & piano (Kodály authorized arrangement by Fejgin) by Zoltán Kodály
Performer:  Vladimir Yampolsky (Piano), David Oistrakh (Violin)
Period: Modern 
Written: 1958; Hungary 
Date of Recording: 02/28/1956 
Venue:  No. 1 Studio, Abbey Road, London 
Length: 4 Minutes 20 Secs. 

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