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Shostakovich: Piano Concertos 1 & 2 / Houstoun, Lyndon-gee


Release Date: 10/24/1995 
Label:  Naxos   Catalog #: 8553126   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Michael HoustounJohn Taber
Conductor:  Christopher Lyndon-Gee
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 7 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Concerto for Piano no 1 in C minor, Op. 35 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Michael Houstoun (Piano), John Taber (Piano)
Conductor:  Christopher Lyndon-Gee
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1933; USSR 
2. Concerto for Piano no 2 in F major, Op. 102 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Michael Houstoun (Piano)
Conductor:  Christopher Lyndon-Gee
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USSR 
3. Festive Overture, Op. 96 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Christopher Lyndon-Gee
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1954; USSR 
4. Age of Gold Suite, Op. 22a by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Christopher Lyndon-Gee
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Zealand Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USSR 

Sound Samples

Festive Overture, Op. 96
Piano Concerto No. 2 in F major, Op. 102: I. Allegro
Piano Concerto No. 2 in F major, Op. 102: II. Andante
Piano Concerto No. 2 in F major, Op. 102: III. Allegro
The Golden Age Suite, Op. 22a: Introduction
The Golden Age Suite, Op. 22a: Adagio
The Golden Age Suite, Op. 22a: Polka
The Golden Age Suite, Op. 22a: Dance
Piano Concerto No. 1 in C minor, Op. 35: I. Allegretto - Allegro Vivace - Moderato -
Piano Concerto No. 1 in C minor, Op. 35: II. Lento -
Piano Concerto No. 1 in C minor, Op. 35: III. Moderato
Piano Concerto No. 1 in C minor, Op. 35: IV. Allegro con brio

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