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Music On Hebrew Themes / Turovsky, I Musici De Montreal


Release Date: 10/28/1992 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 8800   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Sergei ProkofievDmitri ShostakovichErnest Bloch
Performer:  Nadia PelleMary Ann HartYuli Turovsky
Conductor:  Yuli Turovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Musici de Montreal
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 59 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: Paroisse La Nativite, La Prairie, Quebec 31 May & 1 June 1989 Producer(s) Ralph Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Ben Connellan (assistant) Richard Lee (assistant) Recorded in: Paroisse La Nativite, La Prairie, Quebec 31 May & 1 June 1989 Producer(s) Ralph Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Ben Connellan (assistant) Richard Lee (assistant) Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Overture on Hebrew Themes for Orchestra in C minor, Op. 34a by Sergei Prokofiev
Conductor:  Yuli Turovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Musici de Montreal
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1934; Paris, France 
2.
From Jewish folk poetry, Op. 79 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Nadia Pelle (Soprano), Mary Ann Hart (Mezzo Soprano)
Conductor:  Yuli Turovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Musici de Montreal
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1948; USSR 
Notes: Orchestrated: Shostakovich (1964) 
3.
Baal shem: 2nd movement, Nigun "Improvisation" by Ernest Bloch
Performer:  Yuli Turovsky (Cello)
Conductor:  Yuli Turovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Musici de Montreal
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1923; USA 
Notes: Arranged: Purich 
4.
From Jewish Life: no 1, Prayer by Ernest Bloch
Performer:  Yuli Turovsky (Cello)
Conductor:  Yuli Turovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Musici de Montreal
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Notes: Transcribed: Antonini 
5.
From Jewish Life: no 2, Supplication by Ernest Bloch
Performer:  Yuli Turovsky (Cello)
Conductor:  Yuli Turovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Musici de Montreal
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Notes: Arranged: Purich 
6.
From Jewish Life: no 3, Jewish Song by Ernest Bloch
Performer:  Yuli Turovsky (Cello)
Conductor:  Yuli Turovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Musici de Montreal
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Notes: Arranged: Purich 
7.
Méditation hébraďque by Ernest Bloch
Performer:  Yuli Turovsky (Cello)
Conductor:  Yuli Turovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Musici de Montreal
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924; USA 
Notes: Arranged: Purich 

Sound Samples

From Jewish Folk Poetry, Op. 79: No. 1. Plach ob umershem mladentse (The Lament for the Dead Child)
From Jewish Folk Poetry, Op. 79: No. 2. Zabotlivye mama i tyotya (The Thoughtful Mother and Aunt)
From Jewish Folk Poetry, Op. 79: No. 3. Kolybal'naya (Lullaby)
From Jewish Folk Poetry, Op. 79: No. 4. Pered dolgoy razlukoy (Before a Long Parting)
From Jewish Folk Poetry, Op. 79: No. 5. Predosterezheniye (A Warning)
From Jewish Folk Poetry, Op. 79: No. 6. Broshenniy otets (The Abandoned Father)
From Jewish Folk Poetry, Op. 79: No. 7. Pesnya o nuzhde (The Song of Misery)
From Jewish Folk Poetry, Op. 79: No. 8. Zima (Winter)
From Jewish Folk Poetry, Op. 79: No. 9. Khoroshaya zhisn' (A Good Life)
From Jewish Folk Poetry, Op. 79: No. 10. Pesnya devushki (The Young Girl's Song)
From Jewish Folk Poetry, Op. 79: No. 11. Schastye (Happiness)
From Jewish Life (arr. for cello and orchestra): From Jewish Life: I. Prayer (arr. for cello and orchestra)
Baal shem (arr. for cello and orchestra): Baal Shem: II. Nigun (arr. for cello and orchestra)
From Jewish Life (arr. for cello and orchestra): III. Jewish Song
From Jewish Life (arr. for cello and orchestra): II. Supplication
Meditation hebraique (arr. for cello and orchestra)
Overture on Hebrew Themes, Op. 34bis

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