Rostropovich - Return To Russia

Release Date: 9/17/2009
Label: Sony
Catalog Number: SONY45836
Orchestra/Ensemble: Washington National Symphony
Number of Discs: 1

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Includes polka(s) by Johann Strauss Jr.. Ensemble: National Symphony, Washington, D. C.. Conductor: Mstislav Rostropovich.
Works on This Recording
1. Symphony no 6 in B minor, Op. 74 "Pathétique" by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Orchestra/Ensemble: Washington National Symphony
Period: Romantic
Written: 1893 ; Russia
2. Peer Gynt Suite no 1, Op. 46: no 2, Death of Ase by Edvard Grieg
Orchestra/Ensemble: Washington National Symphony
Period: Romantic
Written: 1875/1888 ; Norway
3. Moto perpetuo for Violin and Orchestra in C major, Op. 11 by Niccolò Paganini
Orchestra/Ensemble: Washington National Symphony
Period: Romantic
Written: 1835 ;
4. Romeo and Juliet Suite no 1, Op. 64a: no 7, Death of Tybalt by Sergei Prokofiev
Orchestra/Ensemble: Washington National Symphony
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1936 ; Paris, France
5. Shall We Dance: Promenade "Walking the dog" by George Gershwin
Orchestra/Ensemble: Washington National Symphony
Period: 20th Century
Written: 1936-1937 ; USA
6. Stars and Stripes Forever by John Philip Sousa
Orchestra/Ensemble: Washington National Symphony
Period: Romantic
Written: 1897 ; USA
7. Vergnügungszug Polka, Op. 281 by Johann Strauss Jr.
Orchestra/Ensemble: Washington National Symphony
Period: Romantic
Written: 1864 ; Vienna, Austria
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