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On Guard For Peace - Music Of The Totalitarian Regime


Release Date: 11/10/1998 
Label:  Rca Victor Red Seal Catalog #: 68877   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Dmitri ShostakovichSergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Sergei KisselievGenadij BezzubenkovNikolai MartonViktor Rjavkin,   ... 
Conductor:  Yuri Temirkanov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Petersburg Philharmonic OrchestraSt. Petersburg ChorusGlincka Choir College Boys' Choir
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Song of the forests, Op. 81 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Sergei Kisseliev (Tenor), Genadij Bezzubenkov (Baritone)
Conductor:  Yuri Temirkanov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra,  St. Petersburg Chorus
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1949; USSR 
2. On Guard for Peace, Op. 124 by Sergei Prokofiev
Performer:  Nikolai Marton (Spoken Vocals), Viktor Rjavkin (Boy Alto), Zlata Bulycheva (Mezzo Soprano),
Irina Savitskova (Spoken Vocals)
Conductor:  Yuri Temirkanov
Orchestra/Ensemble:  St. Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra,  St. Petersburg Chorus,  Glincka Choir College Boys' Choir
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1950; USSR 

Sound Samples

When the War Was Over (I)
The Call Rings Throughout the Land (II)
Memory of the Past (III)
The Pioneers Plant the Forests (IV)
The Fighters of Stalingrad Forge Onward (V)
A Walk into the Future (VI)
Glory (VII)
Scarce had Earth recovered from the Thunder of War (I)
To Those Who are Ten Years Old (II)
Stalingrad, City of Glory (III)
Let Unshakeable Peace on Earth be the Heroes' Reward (IV)
We Do Not Want War (V)
Dove of Peace (VI)
Lullaby (VII)
At the Peace Celebration (VIII)
Conversation in the Ether (IX)
The Whole World is Poised to Wage War on War (X)

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