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David Oistrakh Edition


Release Date: 11/11/2008 
Label:  Melodiya   Catalog #: 1000745   Spars Code: n/a 
Composer:  Peter Ilyich TchaikovskyJean SibeliusJohannes BrahmsAntonín Dvorák,   ... 
Performer:  David OistrakhSviatoslav RichterAbram MakarovI. Kollegorskaya,   ... 
Conductor:  Gennadi RozhdestvenskyKiril Kondrashin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moscow Philharmonic OrchestraUSSR Radio/TV Large Symphony OrchestraUSSR State Symphony Orchestra
Number of Discs: 5 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 5 Hours 53 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

REVIEWS:
American Record Guide (11-12/97, pp.246-47) - "...This collection is welcome since it collects some of [Oistrakh's] finest performances of works that he was a renowned interpreter of....There are a good number of concertos here, and they show Oistrakh at his most majestic....[Oistrakh and Richter's] performance of Bartok's Sonata 1 is one of the greatest I have heard..."
REVIEWS:
American Record Guide (11-12/97, pp.246-47) - "...This collection is welcome since it collects some of [Oistrakh's] finest performances of works that he was a renowned interpreter of....There are a good number of concertos here, and they show Oistrakh at his most majestic....[Oistrakh and Richter's] performance of Bartok's Sonata 1 is one of the greatest I have heard..." Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 35 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Performer:  David Oistrakh (Violin)
Conductor:  Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra,  USSR Radio/TV Large Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Russia 
2.
Concerto for Violin in D minor, Op. 47 by Jean Sibelius
Performer:  David Oistrakh (Violin)
Conductor:  Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra,  USSR Radio/TV Large Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1903-1905; Finland 
3.
Concerto for Violin in D major, Op. 77 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  David Oistrakh (Violin)
Conductor:  Kiril Kondrashin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  USSR State Symphony Orchestra,  USSR Radio/TV Large Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1878; Austria 
4.
Concerto for Violin in A minor, Op. 53 by Antonín Dvorák
Performer:  David Oistrakh (Violin)
Conductor:  Kiril Kondrashin
Orchestra/Ensemble:  USSR State Symphony Orchestra,  USSR Radio/TV Large Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1879-1880; Bohemia 
5.
Sonata for Violin and Piano no 2 in A major, Op. 100 by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano), David Oistrakh (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; Austria 
6.
Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major, M 8 by César Franck
Performer:  Sviatoslav Richter (Piano), David Oistrakh (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1886; France 
7.
Sonata for Violin and Piano no 1, Sz 75 by Béla Bartók
Performer:  David Oistrakh (Violin), Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1921; Budapest, Hungary 
8.
Humoresques (6) for Violin and Orchestra: no 1 in D minor, Op. 87 no 1 by Jean Sibelius
Performer:  David Oistrakh (Violin)
Conductor:  Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra,  USSR Radio/TV Large Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1917; Finland 
9.
Humoresques (6) for Violin and Orchestra: no 2 in D major, Op. 87 no 2 by Jean Sibelius
Performer:  David Oistrakh (Violin)
Conductor:  Gennadi Rozhdestvensky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra,  USSR Radio/TV Large Symphony Orchestra
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1917; Finland 
10.
Chaconne in G minor by Tommaso Antonio Vitali
Performer:  Abram Makarov (Piano), I. Kollegorskaya (Piano), Vladimir Yampolsky (Piano),
David Oistrakh (Violin)
Period: Baroque 
11.
Orfeo ed Euridice: Dance of the Furies by Christoph W. Gluck
Performer:  Abram Makarov (Piano), I. Kollegorskaya (Piano), Vladimir Yampolsky (Piano),
David Oistrakh (Violin)
Period: Classical 
Written: 1762/1774; Vienna, Austria 
12.
Romances (3) for Oboe and Piano, Op. 94: no 2 in A major, Einfach, innig by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Abram Makarov (Piano), I. Kollegorskaya (Piano), Vladimir Yampolsky (Piano),
David Oistrakh (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1849; Germany 
13.
Myrthen, Op. 25: no 1, Widmung by Robert Schumann
Performer:  Abram Makarov (Piano), I. Kollegorskaya (Piano), Vladimir Yampolsky (Piano),
David Oistrakh (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1840; Germany 
14.
Hungarian Dances (21) for Piano 4 hands, WoO 1: Excerpt(s) by Johannes Brahms
Performer:  Abram Makarov (Piano), I. Kollegorskaya (Piano), Vladimir Yampolsky (Piano),
David Oistrakh (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1868-1880; Austria 
15.
Canciones populares espańolas (7) by Manuel de Falla
Performer:  Abram Makarov (Piano), I. Kollegorskaya (Piano), Vladimir Yampolsky (Piano),
David Oistrakh (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1914-1915; Spain 
16.
Sueńos, Op. 101bis: no 3, Canto de amor by Isaac Albeniz
Performer:  Abram Makarov (Piano), I. Kollegorskaya (Piano), Vladimir Yampolsky (Piano),
David Oistrakh (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892; London, England 
17.
Danzas (12) espańolas for Piano, Op. 37: no 5, Andaluza by Enrique Granados
Performer:  Abram Makarov (Piano), I. Kollegorskaya (Piano), Vladimir Yampolsky (Piano),
David Oistrakh (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1892-1900; Spain 
18.
Suite bergamasque: 4th movement, Passepied by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Abram Makarov (Piano), I. Kollegorskaya (Piano), Vladimir Yampolsky (Piano),
David Oistrakh (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1890/1905; France 
19.
Beau soir by Claude Debussy
Performer:  Abram Makarov (Piano), I. Kollegorskaya (Piano), Vladimir Yampolsky (Piano),
David Oistrakh (Violin)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: circa 1880; France 
20.
Raymonda, Op. 57: Entr'acte by Alexander Glazunov
Performer:  Abram Makarov (Piano), I. Kollegorskaya (Piano), Vladimir Yampolsky (Piano),
David Oistrakh (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1896-1897; Russia 
21.
Songs (6), Op. 38: no 3, Daisies by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  Abram Makarov (Piano), I. Kollegorskaya (Piano), Vladimir Yampolsky (Piano),
David Oistrakh (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1916; Russia 
22.
Songs (14), Op. 34: no 14, Vocalise by Sergei Rachmaninov
Performer:  I. Kollegorskaya (Piano), Abram Makarov (Piano), Vladimir Yampolsky (Piano),
David Oistrakh (Violin)
Period: Romantic 
Written: 1912-1915; Russia 
Notes: Composition written: Russia (1912 - 1915). 
23.
Sonata for Violin and Piano, Op. 134 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Performer:  David Oistrakh (Violin), Sviatoslav Richter (Piano)
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1968; USSR 

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