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The Rostropovich Edition - Dvorak, Brahms, Haydn


Release Date: 08/06/2007 
Label:  Warner Classics   Catalog #: 65701   Spars Code: ADD 
Composer:  Antonín DvorákFranz Joseph HaydnErnest BlochRichard Strauss,   ... 
Performer:  Mstislav RostropovichUlrich KochDavid Oistrakh
Conductor:  Carlo Maria GiuliniMstislav RostropovichLeonard BernsteinHerbert von Karajan,   ... 
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic OrchestraAcademy of St. Martin in the FieldsORTF National Orchestra,   ... 
Number of Discs: 3 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 3 Hours 41 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Cello in B minor, Op. 104/B 191 by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
Conductor:  Carlo Maria Giulini
Orchestra/Ensemble:  London Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1895; USA 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 1, London 
Length: 43 Minutes 11 Secs. 
Notes: Selection recorded April 29-May 1, 1977. 
2.
Concerto for Cello no 1 in C major, H 7b no 1 by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
Conductor:  Mstislav Rostropovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Classical 
Written: circa 1761-1765; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 11/1975 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 1, London 
Length: 24 Minutes 41 Secs. 
3.
Schelomo by Ernest Bloch
Performer:  Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
Conductor:  Leonard Bernstein
Orchestra/Ensemble:  ORTF National Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1915-1916; USA 
Date of Recording: 11/1976 
Venue:  Salle Wagram, Paris, France 
Length: 22 Minutes 48 Secs. 
4.
Don Quixote, Op. 35 by Richard Strauss
Performer:  Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello), Ulrich Koch (Viola)
Conductor:  Herbert von Karajan
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896-1897; Germany 
Date of Recording: 01/1975 
Venue:  Philharmonie, Berlin, Germany 
Length: 43 Minutes 50 Secs. 
5.
Concerto for Cello, Op. 66 by Nikolay Myaskovsky
Performer:  Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
Conductor:  Sir Malcolm Sargent
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1944-1945; USSR 
Date of Recording: 03/1956 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 1, London 
Length: 27 Minutes 57 Secs. 
6.
Concerto for Cello no 2 in D major, Op. 101/H 7b no 2 by Franz Joseph Haydn
Performer:  Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello)
Conductor:  Mstislav Rostropovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Academy of St. Martin in the Fields
Period: Classical 
Written: 1783; Eszterhazá, Hungary 
Date of Recording: 11/1975 
Venue:  EMI Abbey Road Studio No. 1, London 
Length: 24 Minutes 34 Secs. 
7.
Concerto for Violin and Cello in A minor, Op. 102 "Double" by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Mstislav Rostropovich (Cello), David Oistrakh (Violin)
Conductor:  George Szell
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Cleveland Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Austria 
Date of Recording: 05/1969 
Venue:  Severance Hall, Cleveland, Ohio 
Length: 33 Minutes 30 Secs. 

Featured Sound Samples

Cello Concerto in B minor (Dvorák): I: Allegro
Double Concerto for Violin and Cello (Brahms): II: Andante

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