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

Release Date: 4/28/2017
Label: Quartz
Catalog Number: QTZ2122
Conductor: Filipp Chizhevsky
Number of Discs: 1

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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.
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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