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Rachmaninov: Complete Songs Vol 3 / Howard Shelley, Et Al


Release Date: 09/24/1996 
Label:  Chandos   Catalog #: 9477   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sergei LeiferkusHoward ShelleyJoan RodgersMaria Popescu,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 8 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Recorded in: St Michael's Church, Highgate, London 25-27 July 1994, 19-21 September 1994, 23-25 & 30-31 January 1995 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Mike George Sound Engineer(s) Ben Connellan Richard Lee Recorded in: St Michael's Church, Highgate, London 25-27 July 1994, 19-21 September 1994, 23-25 & 30-31 January 1995 Producer(s) Brian Couzens Mike George Sound Engineer(s) Ben Connellan Richard Lee Read less

Works on This Recording

1. Letter to K.S. Stanislavsky by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sergei Leiferkus (Baritone), Howard Shelley (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1908; Russia 
Language: Russian 
2. From the Gospel of St John by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Sergei Leiferkus (Baritone), Howard Shelley (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1915; Russia 
Language: Russian 
3. A prayer by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Joan Rodgers (Soprano), Howard Shelley (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916; Russia 
Language: Russian 
4. Songs (14), Op. 34 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Maria Popescu (Mezzo Soprano), Alexandre Naoumenko (Tenor), Howard Shelley (Piano),
Joan Rodgers (Soprano), Sergei Leiferkus (Bass)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1910-1912; Russia 
Language: Russian 
5. Songs (6), Op. 38 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Joan Rodgers (Soprano), Howard Shelley (Piano)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916; Russia 
Language: Russian 

Sound Samples

Letter to K. S. Stanislavsky
14 Songs, Op. 34: No. 1. Muza (The Muse)
14 Songs, Op. 34: No. 2. V dushe u kazhdogo iz nas (In the Soul of Each of Us)
14 Songs, Op. 34: No. 3. Burya (The Storm)
14 Songs, Op. 34: No. 4. Veter perelyotniy (The Migrant Wind)
14 Songs, Op. 34: No. 5. Arion
14 Songs, Op. 34: No. 6. Voskresheniye Lazarya (The Raising of Lazarus)
14 Songs, Op. 34: No. 7. Ne mozhet bit' (It Cannot Be)
14 Songs, Op. 34: No. 8. Muzika (Music)
14 Songs, Op. 34: No. 9. Tï znal yego (You Knew Him)
14 Songs, Op. 34: No. 10. Sey den', ya pomnyu (I Remember that Day)
14 Songs, Op. 34: No. 11. Obrochnik (The Peasant)
14 Songs, Op. 34: No. 12. Kakoye schast'ye (What Happiness)
14 Songs, Op. 34: No. 13. Dissonans (Discord)
14 Songs, Op. 34: No. 14. Vocalise
Iz evangeliya ot Ioanna (From the Gospel of St. John)
6 Songs, Op. 38: No. 1. Noch'yu v sadu u menya (In my Garden at Night)
6 Songs, Op. 38: No. 2. K ney (To Her)
6 Songs, Op. 38: No. 3. Margaritki (Daisies)
6 Songs, Op. 38: No. 4. Krisolov (The Rat-Catcher)
6 Songs, Op. 38: No. 5. Son (A Dream)
6 Songs, Op. 38: No. 6. A-u!
6 Songs, Op. 8: No. 6. Molitva (A Prayer)
Vsyo khochet pet (All wish to sing): Vsyo khochet pet (All Wish to Sing)

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