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Rachmaninov: Symphony No 1, Isle Of The Dead / Pletnev, Russian Nat'l Orch


Release Date: 08/26/2008 
Label:  Deutsche Grammophon   Catalog #: 463075   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Sergei Rachmaninov
Conductor:  Mikhail Pletnev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Russian National Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

"In the First Symphony Mikhael Pletnev produces a range of sonority and clarity of articulation that we recognize from his keyboard playing, and there is poetic vision alongside a splendid command of architecture. The symphony is quite outstanding in his hands and so is The Isle of the Dead..."

-- Penguin Guide [2003/4 Edition]
"In the First Symphony Mikhael Pletnev produces a range of sonority and clarity of articulation that we recognize from his keyboard playing, and there is poetic vision alongside a splendid command of architecture. The symphony is quite outstanding in his hands and so is The Isle of the Dead..."

-- Penguin Guide [2003/4 Edition]
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Works on This Recording

1.
Isle of the Dead, Op. 29 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Conductor:  Mikhail Pletnev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Russian National Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1909; Russia 
2.
Symphony no 1 in D minor, Op. 13 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Conductor:  Mikhail Pletnev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Russian National Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1895; Russia 

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