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Alexander Scriabin: Symphonic Works

Scriabin / Richter / State Sym Orch / Yermakova
Release Date: 11/13/2012 
Label:  Melodiya   Catalog #: 1001993   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Alexander Scriabin
Performer:  Heinrich FridheimY. KrivosheyevSviatoslav Richter
Conductor:  Yevgeny SvetlanovLyudmila Yermakova
Number of Discs: 4 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 3 Hours 11 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This set features a complete collection of Scriabin’s symphonic works, including his early orchestral piece “Dreams” and the mystically grandiose “Prometheus.” The featured artists include Sviatoslav Richter: piano/State Symphony Orchestra/USSR State Radio and Television Large Choir/Evgeny Svetlanov, Lyudmila Yermakova: conductors
Track Listing:
SCRIABIN: Symphony No. 1 in E, Op. 26 • Symphony No. 2 in C minor, Op. 29 • Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 43 • The Poem of Ecstasy, Op. 54 • Prometheus (The Poem of Fire), Op. 60 • Dream in E minor, Op. 24 - Melodiya
This set features a complete collection of Scriabin’s symphonic works, including his early orchestral piece “Dreams” and the mystically grandiose “Prometheus.” The featured artists include Sviatoslav Richter: piano/State Symphony Orchestra/USSR State Radio and Television Large Choir/Evgeny Svetlanov, Lyudmila Yermakova: conductors
Track Listing:
SCRIABIN: Symphony No. 1 in E, Op. 26 • Symphony No. 2 in C minor, Op. 29 • Symphony No. 3 in C minor, Op. 43 • The Poem of Ecstasy, Op. 54 • Prometheus (The Poem of Fire), Op. 60 • Dream in E minor, Op. 24 - Melodiya Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Symphony no 1 in E major, Op. 26 by Alexander Scriabin
Conductor:  Yevgeny Svetlanov
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1899-1900; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1963 
Length: 48 Minutes 22 Secs. 
2. Symphony no 2 in C minor, Op. 29 by Alexander Scriabin
Conductor:  Yevgeny Svetlanov
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1901; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1963 
Length: 47 Minutes 16 Secs. 
3. Symphony no 3 in C minor, Op. 43 "Le divin poème" by Alexander Scriabin
Conductor:  Yevgeny Svetlanov
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1902-1904; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1968 
Length: 23 Minutes 12 Secs. 
4. Symphony no 4, Op. 54 "Poem of ecstasy" by Alexander Scriabin
Performer:  Heinrich Fridheim (Violin), Y. Krivosheyev (Trumpet)
Conductor:  Yevgeny Svetlanov
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1905-1908; Russia 
Date of Recording: 02/08/1977 
Venue:  Big Hall of the Conversatory 
Length: 20 Minutes 9 Secs. 
5. Prometheus, Op. 60 "Poem of Fire" by Alexander Scriabin
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Conductor:  Yevgeny Svetlanov,  Lyudmila Yermakova
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1908-1910; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1972 
Venue:  Big Hall of the Conversatory 
Length: 21 Minutes 42 Secs. 
6. Rêverie, Op. 24 by Alexander Scriabin
Conductor:  Yevgeny Svetlanov
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Russia 
Date of Recording: 1977 
Venue:  Big Hall of the Conversatory 
Length: 5 Minutes 17 Secs. 

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