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Shostakovich: Cello Concerto No 2; Britten: Cello Suite No 3 / Wispelwey, Hempel, Sinfonia Cracovia


Release Date: 09/09/2008 
Label:  Channel Classics   Catalog #: 25308   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Dmitri ShostakovichBenjamin Britten
Performer:  Pieter Wispelwey
Conductor:  Jurjen Hempel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sinfonia Cracovia
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Multi 
Length: 1 Hours 2 Mins. 

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Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Cello no 2 in G major, Op. 126 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  Pieter Wispelwey (Cello)
Conductor:  Jurjen Hempel
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Sinfonia Cracovia
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1966; USSR 
2.
Suite for Cello solo no 3, Op. 87 by Benjamin Britten
Performer:  Pieter Wispelwey (Cello)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1972; England 

Sound Samples

Concerto No. 2 in G Major for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 126: I. Largo
Concerto No. 2 in G Major for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 126: II. Allegretto
Concerto No. 2 in G Major for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 126: III. Allegretto
Third Suite For Cello Solo, Op. 87: I. Lento (Introduzione)
Third Suite For Cello Solo, Op. 87: II. Allegro (Marcia)
Third Suite For Cello Solo, Op. 87: III. Con Moto (Canto)
Third Suite For Cello Solo, Op. 87: IV. Lento (Barcarola)
Third Suite For Cello Solo, Op. 87: V. Allegretto (Dialogo)
Third Suite For Cello Solo, Op. 87: VI. Andante Espressivo (Fuga)
Third Suite For Cello Solo, Op. 87: VII. Fantastico (Recitativo)
Third Suite For Cello Solo, Op. 87: VIII. Presto (Moto Perpetuo)
Third Suite For Cello Solo, Op. 87: IX. Lento Solenne (Passacaglia)
Third Suite For Cello Solo, Op. 87: X. Molto semplice (Three Russian Folk Songs and Requiem Melody)

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