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Myaskovsky/Shostakovich: Chamber Symphonies


Release Date: 03/23/1999 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 550953   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Nikolay MyaskovskyDmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Roland Melia
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dalgat String Ensemble Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Length:  1 Hours 55 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Sinfonietta in A minor, Op. 68/2 by Nikolay Myaskovsky
Conductor:  Roland Melia
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dalgat String Ensemble Orchestra
Written: 1945-6 
Date of Recording: 1994 
Venue:  St Petersburg 
2. Quartet for Strings no 8 in C minor, Op. 110 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Roland Melia
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Dalgat String Ensemble Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1960; USSR 
Date of Recording: 1994 
Venue:  St Petersburg 
Notes: arr Barshai 

Sound Samples

Sinfonietta in A minor, Op. 68, No. 2: I. Allegro molto - Andante
Sinfonietta in A minor, Op. 68, No. 2: II. Andantino grazioso
Sinfonietta in A minor, Op. 68, No. 2: III. Andante elevato
Sinfonietta in A minor, Op. 68, No. 2: IV. Allegro con fuoco
String Quartet No. 8 in C minor, Op. 110 (arr. R. Barschai): I. Largo
String Quartet No. 8 in C minor, Op. 110 (arr. R. Barschai): II. Allegro molto
String Quartet No. 8 in C minor, Op. 110 (arr. R. Barschai): III. Allegretto
String Quartet No. 8 in C minor, Op. 110 (arr. R. Barschai): IV. Largo
String Quartet No. 8 in C minor, Op. 110 (arr. R. Barschai): V. Largo

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