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Shostakovich: Symphonies 1 & 6 / Boreyko, Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra

Shostakovich / Stuttgart Radio Sym Orch / Boreyko
Release Date: 08/27/2013 
Label:  Hänssler Classic   Catalog #: 93303   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Andrey Boreyko
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Last year, Andrey Boreyko's recording of Shostakovich's Symphonies Nos. 9 and 15 was released to world-wide acclaim - even though recordings of these works are not rare.
However, it was Boreyko's intense, highly emotional yet carefully controlled interpretations that reveal Shostakovich at his most profound. In the First Symphony, a fascinating piece of orchestral chamber music, the young composer succeeds as a result of his extraordinary clarity and unfussy design. Even in the many different emotional worlds that Shostakovich inhabited, the basic melancholy of the Sixth Symphony is a unique entry in the composer's oeuvre. In other words, the outstanding quality of the Shostakovich recordings by Andrey Boreyko and the Stuttgart Radio
Read more Symphony Orchestra (SWR) is again confirmed by this latest release. - Hanssler Classic Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Symphony no 1 in F minor, Op. 10 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Andrey Boreyko
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1924-1925; USSR 
2.
Symphony no 6 in B minor, Op. 54 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Andrey Boreyko
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1939; USSR 

Sound Samples

Symphony No. 1 in F minor, Op. 10: I. Allegretto - Allegro non troppo
Symphony No. 1 in F minor, Op. 10: II. Allegro
Symphony No. 1 in F minor, Op. 10: III. Lento -
Symphony No. 1 in F minor, Op. 10: IV. Allegro molto
Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Op. 54: I. Largo
Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Op. 54: II. Allegro
Symphony No. 6 in B minor, Op. 54: III. Presto

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