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Tchaikovsky: Symphony No 5; Glinka, Mussorgsky / Solti, Cso


Release Date: 08/18/2008 
Label:  London/Decca Jubilee Catalog #: 417723   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Mikhail GlinkaModest MussorgskyPeter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 9 Mins. 

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This CD is reissued by ArkivMusic.

Works on This Recording

1. Russlan and Ludmilla: Overture by Mikhail Glinka
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1837-1842; Russia 
2. Night on the Bare Mountain by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1866; Russia 
Notes: Orchestrated: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (1886) 
3. Khovanshchina: Act 1 Prelude "Dawn on the Moscow River" by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872-1880; Russia 
Notes: Orchestrated: Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (1881-83) 
4. Symphony no 5 in E minor, Op. 64 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Sir Georg Solti
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1888; Russia 

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