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Desyatnikov: Sketches to Sunset & Russian Seasons / Chizhevsky, Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra, Brno Phil


Release Date: 04/28/2017 
Label:  Quartz Music   Catalog #: 2122  
Composer:  Leonid Desyatnikov
Performer:  Roman MintsAlexei GoribolIana Ivanilova
Conductor:  Filipp Chizhevsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Brno Philharmonic OrchestraLithuanian Chamber Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Leonid Desyatnikov is one of the most respected Russian composers of our time. He first made a reputation with a number of film scores, then later achieved greater worldwide fame when the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow premiered his controversial opera The Children of Rosenthal. He is a graduate of Leningrad Conservatory, where he studied composition and instrumentation. He has written four operas, several cantatas, and numerous vocal and instrumental works. This release includes the world premiere recording of his 1992 chamber work Sketches to Sunset, as well as his 2000 work Russian Seasons for Violin, Voice, and Strings. Leonid Desyatnikov is one of the most respected Russian composers of our time. He first made a reputation with a number of film scores, then later achieved greater worldwide fame when the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow premiered his controversial opera The Children of Rosenthal. He is a graduate of Leningrad Conservatory, where he studied composition and instrumentation. He has written four operas, several cantatas, and numerous vocal and instrumental works. This release includes the world premiere recording of his 1992 chamber work Sketches to Sunset, as well as his 2000 work Russian Seasons for Violin, Voice, and Strings. Read less

Works on This Recording

1.
Sketches to Sunset by Leonid Desyatnikov
Performer:  Roman Mints (Violin), Alexei Goribol (Piano)
Conductor:  Filipp Chizhevsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Brno Philharmonic Orchestra
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 1992; Russia 
2.
Russian Seasons by Leonid Desyatnikov
Performer:  Roman Mints (Violin), Iana Ivanilova (Soprano)
Conductor:  Filipp Chizhevsky
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra
Period: Contemporary 
Written: 2000; Russia 

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