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Shostakovich: Piano Concerto No 2, Etc / Shostakovich


Release Date: 10/28/1992 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 8443   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Dmitri Shostakovich Jr.
Conductor:  Maxim ShostakovichYuli Turovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Musici de Montreal
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 0 Hours 45 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: Church of Ste Madeleine, Outremont, Montreal 5,6 August 1985 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Philip Couzens [Assistant] Recorded in: Church of Ste Madeleine, Outremont, Montreal 5,6 August 1985 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens Philip Couzens [Assistant] Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Piano no 2 in F major, Op. 102 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Dmitri Shostakovich Jr. (Piano)
Conductor:  Maxim Shostakovich
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Musici de Montreal
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1957; USSR 
2.
Chamber Symphony in A flat major, Op. 118a by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Yuli Turovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  I Musici de Montreal
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1964; USSR 
Notes: This work is Rudolf Barshai's 1964 arrangement of Shostakovich's String Quartet No. 10. 

Sound Samples

Piano Concerto No. 2 in F major, Op. 102: I. Allegro
Piano Concerto No. 2 in F major, Op. 102: II. Andante
Piano Concerto No. 2 in F major, Op. 102: III. Allegro
Symphony for Strings, Op. 118a (arr. R. Barshai from String Quartet No. 10): I. Andante
Symphony for Strings, Op. 118a (arr. R. Barshai from String Quartet No. 10): II. Allegretto furioso
Symphony for Strings, Op. 118a (arr. R. Barshai from String Quartet No. 10): III. Adagio
Symphony for Strings, Op. 118a (arr. R. Barshai from String Quartet No. 10): IV. Allegretto

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 3 Generations February 23, 2015 By bess holloway (Boulder, CO) See All My Reviews "This disc is a short one at only 45 minutes, but I bought it for the sake of history. The cover photo is priceless! I have only a few CDs that include works by this major Russian composer, so owning one that's pure Shostakovich feels just right." Report Abuse
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