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Russian Arias Vol 2 / Aleksashkin, Rozhdestvensky, Et Al


Release Date: 06/16/1998 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 9629   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Nikolai Rimsky-KorsakovPeter Ilyich TchaikovskySergei RachmaninovAlexander Borodin,   ... 
Performer:  Sergei Alexashkin
Conductor:  Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia OrchestraNew Philharmonia Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 14 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1. Mozart and Salieri, Op 48: Everyone says there is no justice by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Sergei Alexashkin (Bass)
Conductor:  Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; Russia 
2. Tsar's Bride: Sleep has overcome her "Sobakin's Aria" by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Sergei Alexashkin (Bass)
Conductor:  Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1898; Russia 
3. Sadko: no 3, Song of the Viking Guest by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Sergei Alexashkin (Bass)
Conductor:  Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1894-1896; Russia 
4. Mazeppa: So this is my reward "Kochubey's Aria" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Sergei Alexashkin (Bass)
Conductor:  Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  New Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1881-1883; Russia 
5. Aleko: The moon is high in the sky "Aleko's Cavatina" by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sergei Alexashkin (Bass)
Conductor:  Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1893; Russia 
6. Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: Prince Gremin's aria by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  Sergei Alexashkin (Bass)
Conductor:  Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1878; Russia 
7. Prince Igor: I can't conceal by Alexander Borodin
Performer:  Sergei Alexashkin (Bass)
Conductor:  Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869-1887; Russia 
8. Boris Godunov: In the town of Kazan "Varlaam's Song" by Modest Mussorgsky
Performer:  Sergei Alexashkin (Bass)
Conductor:  Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868-1873; Russia 
9. Prince Igor: No sleep, no rest "Igor's Aria" by Alexander Borodin
Performer:  Sergei Alexashkin (Bass)
Conductor:  Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869-1887; Russia 
10. Prince Igor: How goes it, Prince? "Konchak's Aria" by Alexander Borodin
Performer:  Sergei Alexashkin (Bass)
Conductor:  Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869-1887; Russia 
11. Mozart and Salieri, Op 48: No, I can no longer resist by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Sergei Alexashkin (Bass)
Conductor:  Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; Russia 
12. Mozart and Salieri, Op 48: You will fall asleep by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
Performer:  Sergei Alexashkin (Bass)
Conductor:  Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1897; Russia 
13. Aleko: Old Gypsy's Story by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sergei Alexashkin (Bass)
Conductor:  Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Philharmonia Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1893; Russia 

Sound Samples

Sadko: Song of the Viking Guest
Tsarskaya nevesta (The Tsar's Bride): Act IV: Aria: Zabylasya ... Avos polegche budet
Prince Igor (Knyaz Igor): Act I: Recitative and Song of Galitsky: Nateshilsya li, knyaz'? (Had a good time, Prince?)
Prince Igor (Knyaz Igor): Act II: Aria: Ni sna ne otdykha (No sleep, no rest)
Prince Igor (Knyaz Igor): Act II: Aria: Zdorov li, knyaz? (Are you in good health, Prince?) (Konchak)
Boris Godunov: Act I: Kak vo gorode bylo vo Kazane, "Varlaam's Drinking Song"
Aleko: The Old Gypsy's Narrative: Volshebnoi siloi pesnopenia v tumannoi pamyati moei
Aleko: Cavatina: Vas tabor spit. Luna nad nim
Mazeppa: Act II: Aria: Tak vot nagrada za donos
Eugene Onegin, Op. 24: Act III: Lyubvi vsye vozrasti pokorni
Mozart and Salieri, Op. 48: Scene 1: Vsye govoryat: nyet pravdi na zyemle
Mozart and Salieri, Op. 48: Scene 1: Nyet, nye mogu protivitsya ya dole dudbye moyei
Mozart and Salieri, Op. 48: Scene 2: Tui zasnyosh

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