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Shostakovich: Violin Sonata Op 134, 19 Preludes


Release Date: 07/22/2003 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 10087   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Rostislav DubinskyLuba EdlinaPeter PettingerEleonora Turovsky
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 0 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

This is the only available recording of the brilliant arrangement for violin and piano of nineteen of Shostakovich's Twenty-Four Preludes, Op.34 by Dmitri Mikhailovich Tsyganov. Shostakovich personally endorsed this arrangement - Tsyganov was a friend of the composer's and Shostakovich had the highest regard for his musicianship. Recorded in: St George the Martyr, London June 1983 (Sonata) Recorded in: Snape Maltings Concert Hall, Suffolk 13 & 14 November 1986 (Preludes) Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens (Sonata) Brian Couzens (Preludes) Philip Couzens (Assistant: Preludes) This is the only available recording of the brilliant arrangement for violin and piano of nineteen of Shostakovich's Twenty-Four Preludes, Op.34 by Dmitri Mikhailovich Tsyganov. Shostakovich personally endorsed this arrangement - Tsyganov was a friend of the composer's and Shostakovich had the highest regard for his musicianship. Recorded in: St George the Martyr, London June 1983 (Sonata) Recorded in: Snape Maltings Concert Hall, Suffolk 13 & 14 November 1986 (Preludes) Producer(s) Brian Couzens Sound Engineer(s) Ralph Couzens (Sonata) Brian Couzens (Preludes) Philip Couzens (Assistant: Preludes) Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Sonata for Violin and Piano, Op. 134 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Rostislav Dubinsky (Violin), Luba Edlina (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1968; USSR 
2. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 34: no 10 in C sharp minor, Moderato non troppo by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Peter Pettinger (Piano), Eleonora Turovsky (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1933; USSR 
Notes: Arranged: Dmitri Mikhailovich Tsyganov 
3. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 34: no 15 in D flat major, Allegretto by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Eleonora Turovsky (Violin), Peter Pettinger (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1933; USSR 
Notes: Arranged: Dmitri Mikhailovich Tsyganov 
4. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 34: no 16 in B flat minor, Andantino by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Eleonora Turovsky (Violin), Peter Pettinger (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1933; USSR 
Notes: Arranged: Dmitri Mikhailovich Tsyganov 
5. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 34: no 24 in D minor, Allegretto by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Eleonora Turovsky (Violin), Peter Pettinger (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1933; USSR 
Notes: Arranged: Dmitri Mikhailovich Tsyganov 
6. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 34: no 1 in C major, Moderato by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Peter Pettinger (Piano), Eleonora Turovsky (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1933; USSR 
Notes: Arranged: Dmitri Mikhailovich Tsyganov 
7. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 34: no 3 in G major, Andante by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Peter Pettinger (Piano), Eleonora Turovsky (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1933; USSR 
Notes: Arranged: Dmitri Mikhailovich Tsyganov 
8. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 34: no 8 in F sharp minor, Allegretto by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Eleonora Turovsky (Violin), Peter Pettinger (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1933; USSR 
Notes: Arranged: Dmitri Mikhailovich Tsyganov 
9. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 34: no 11 in B major, Allegretto by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Peter Pettinger (Piano), Eleonora Turovsky (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1933; USSR 
Notes: Arranged: Dmitri Mikhailovich Tsyganov 
10. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 34: no 5 in D major, Allegro vivace by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Eleonora Turovsky (Violin), Peter Pettinger (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1933; USSR 
Notes: Arranged: Dmitri Mikhailovich Tsyganov 
11. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 34: no 2 in A minor, Allegretto by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Eleonora Turovsky (Violin), Peter Pettinger (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1933; USSR 
Notes: Arranged: Dmitri Mikhailovich Tsyganov 
12. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 34: no 6 in B minor, Allegretto by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Peter Pettinger (Piano), Eleonora Turovsky (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1933; USSR 
Notes: Arranged: Dmitri Mikhailovich Tsyganov 
13. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 34: no 12 in G sharp minor, Allegro non troppo by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Eleonora Turovsky (Violin), Peter Pettinger (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1933; USSR 
Notes: Arranged: Dmitri Mikhailovich Tsyganov 
14. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 34: no 13 in F sharp major, Moderato by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Peter Pettinger (Piano), Eleonora Turovsky (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1933; USSR 
Notes: Arranged: Dmitri Mikhailovich Tsyganov 
15. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 34: no 17 in A flat major, Largo by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Peter Pettinger (Piano), Eleonora Turovsky (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1933; USSR 
Notes: Arranged: Dmitri Mikhailovich Tsyganov 
16. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 34: no 18 in F minor, Allegretto by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Peter Pettinger (Piano), Eleonora Turovsky (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1933; USSR 
Notes: Arranged: Dmitri Mikhailovich Tsyganov 
17. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 34: no 19 in E flat major, Andantino by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Peter Pettinger (Piano), Eleonora Turovsky (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1933; USSR 
Notes: Arranged: Dmitri Mikhailovich Tsyganov 
18. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 34: no 21 in B flat major, Allegretto poco moderato by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Peter Pettinger (Piano), Eleonora Turovsky (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1933; USSR 
Notes: Arranged: Dmitri Mikhailovich Tsyganov 
19. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 34: no 22 in G minor, Adagio by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Peter Pettinger (Piano), Eleonora Turovsky (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1933; USSR 
Notes: Arranged: Dmitri Mikhailovich Tsyganov 
20. Preludes (24) for Piano, Op. 34: no 20 in C minor, Allegretto furioso by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Peter Pettinger (Piano), Eleonora Turovsky (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1932-1933; USSR 
Notes: Arranged: Dmitri Mikhailovich Tsyganov 

Sound Samples

Violin Sonata, Op. 134: I. Andante
Violin Sonata, Op. 134: II. Allegretto
Violin Sonata, Op. 134: III. Largo - Andante
24 Preludes, Op. 34 (arr. for violin and piano): No. 10 in C sharp minor
24 Preludes, Op. 34 (arr. for violin and piano): No. 15 in D flat major
24 Preludes, Op. 34 (arr. for violin and piano): No. 16 in B flat minor
24 Preludes, Op. 34 (arr. for violin and piano): No. 24 in D minor
24 Preludes, Op. 34 (arr. for violin and piano): No. 1 in C major
24 Preludes, Op. 34 (arr. for violin and piano): No. 3 in G major
24 Preludes, Op. 34 (arr. for violin and piano): No. 8 in F sharp minor
24 Preludes, Op. 34 (arr. for violin and piano): No. 11 in B major
24 Preludes, Op. 34 (arr. for violin and piano): No. 5 in D major
24 Preludes, Op. 34 (arr. for violin and piano): No. 2 in A minor
24 Preludes, Op. 34 (arr. for violin and piano): No. 6 in B minor
24 Preludes, Op. 34 (arr. for violin and piano): No. 12 in G sharp minor
24 Preludes, Op. 34 (arr. for violin and piano): No. 13 in F sharp major
24 Preludes, Op. 34 (arr. for violin and piano): No. 17 in A flat major
24 Preludes, Op. 34 (arr. for violin and piano): No. 18 in F minor
24 Preludes, Op. 34 (arr. for violin and piano): No. 19 in E flat major
24 Preludes, Op. 34 (arr. for violin and piano): No. 21 in B flat major
24 Preludes, Op. 34 (arr. for violin and piano): No. 22 in G minor
24 Preludes, Op. 34 (arr. for violin and piano): No. 20 in C minor

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