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Simon Rattle - Berlin Philharmoniker [blu-ray]

Mussorgsky / Borodin / Shostakovich / Tchaikovsky
Release Date: 04/29/2014 
Label:  Euroarts   Catalog #: 59734  
Composer:  Alexander BorodinModest MussorgskyDmitri ShostakovichPeter Ilyich Tchaikovsky,   ... 
Performer:  Yefim BronfmanLisa BatiashviliTruls Otterbech Mork
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Number of Discs: 4 
Recorded in:   
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SIMON RATTLE AND THE BERLIN PHILHARMONIC
(4-Blu-ray Disc Box Set)

Disc 1:

Alexander Borodin:
Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances
Symphony No. 2 in B minor

Modest Mussorgsky:
Khovanshchina, Act I: Prelude
Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. by Ravel)

Dmitri Shostakovich: The Golden Age Suite, Op. 22a: III. Polka

Recorded at the Philharmonie, Berlin, 31 December 2007

Disc 2:

Pyotr Il'yich Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker, Op. 71 (excerpts)
Sergei Rachmaninov: Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor, Op. 30
Igor
Read more Stravinsky: Le Sacre du Printemps
Recorded live at the Waldbühne, Berlin, 21 June 2009

Disc 3:

Richard Wagner: Parsifal: Prelude

Johannes Brahms:
Double Concerto for Violin and Cello in A minor, Op. 102*
Symphony No. 4 in E minor, Op. 98

Recorded live at the Kabelwerk Oberspree (power and cable factory), Berlin, 1 May 2007 (Europa-Konzert)

Disc 4:

Igor Stravinsky: Symphony in 3 Movements
Max Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1 in G minor, Op. 26**
Ludwig van Beethoven: Symphony No. 7 in A major, Op. 92

Recorded live at the Tchaikovsky Conservatory, Moscow, 1 May 2008 (Europa-Konzert)

*Lisa Batiashvili, violin
**Vadim Repin, violin
Truls Mørk, cello
Yefim Bronfman, piano
Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra Simon Rattle, conductor

Picture format: 1080i Full-HD
Sound format: PCM 2.0 / DTS-HD Master Audio 5.1
Region code: 0 (worldwide)
Running time: 6 hours 29 mins
No. of Discs: 4 (Blu-ray)
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Works on This Recording

1.
Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances by Alexander Borodin
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: Russia 
2.
Symphony no 2 in B minor by Alexander Borodin
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1869-1876; Russia 
3.
Khovanshchina: Act 1 Prelude "Dawn on the Moscow River" by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1872-1880; Russia 
4.
Age of Gold Suite, Op. 22a: Polka by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1930; USSR 
5.
Pictures at an Exhibition for Orchestra (orchestrated by Ravel) by Modest Mussorgsky
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1874/1922; Russia 
6.
Nutcracker, Op. 71: Excerpt(s) by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1891-1892; Russia 
7.
Concerto for Piano no 3 in D minor, Op. 30 by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Yefim Bronfman (Piano)
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1909; Russia 
8.
Le sacre du printemps by Igor Stravinsky
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1911-1913 
9.
Parsifal: Act 1 Prelude by Richard Wagner
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1877-1882; Germany 
10.
Concerto for Violin and Cello in A minor, Op. 102 "Double" by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Lisa Batiashvili (Violin), Truls Otterbech Mork (Cello)
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1887; Austria 
11.
Symphony no 4 in E minor, Op. 98 by Johannes Brahms
Conductor:  Simon Rattle
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1884-1885; Austria 

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