Mstislav Rostropovich – Legendary Recordings

10 CDs Box Set

Mstislav Rostropovich, cello

Various Artists

2014

Description

Rostropovich: Legendary Recordings – Tracklist:

Disc 1

SHOSTAKOVICH: Cello Concerto No. 1 in Eb major, op. 107
Philadelphia Orchestra / Eugene Ormandy (1959)

TCHAIKOVSKY: Pezzo Capriccioso, op. 62
Moscow Philharmonic / Kyril Kondrashin (1960)

CHOPIN: Introduction and Polonaise Brillante in C major
Moscow Philharmonic / Kyril Kondrashin, Alexander Dedyukhin – piano (1954)

Disc 2

SAINT-SAENS: Cello Concerto No. 1 in A minor, op. 33
Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra / Grigory Stolyarov (1953)

FAURE: Piano Quartet No. 1 in C minor, op. 15
Emil Gilels – piano / Leonid Kogan – violin, Rudolf Barshai – viola (1958)

Disc 3
SCHUMANN: Cello Concerto in A minor, op. 129
Moscow Symphony Orchestra / Samuel Samosud (1954)

Stücke im Volkston op. 102 (Excerpts)

Vladimir Yampolsky – piano (1954)

Träumerei (Kinderszenen op. 5, Nr. 7)

SCHUBERT: Impromptu D 899 Nr. 3 (transcr. Jascha Heifetz / Mstislav Rostropovich)

Alexander Dedyukhin – piano (1956)

Disc 4
DVORAK: Cello Concerto in B minor, op. 104
Staatliches Rundfunk der UDSSR / Boris Khaikin (1957)

Disc 5
PROKOFIEV: Sonata for cello and piano in C major, op. 119
Sviatoslav Richter – piano (1954)

RACHMANINOV: Vocalise No. 14, op. 34
Alexander Dedyukhin – piano (1956)

GLAZUNOV: Chant du ménéstrel, op. 71
Moscow Youth Symphony orchestra / Kirill Kondraschin (1954)

BORODIN: Polowetzer Tänze (Prinz Igor)
Walter Naum – piano (1954)

GRANADOS: Intermezzo (Goyescas)
Alexander Dedyukhin – piano (1954)

Disc 6
PROKOFIEV: Symphony-Concerto for Cello & Orch. op. 125

Leningrad State Orchestra/Kurt Sanderling (1954)
Adagio (Cinderella)
Alexsander Dedyukhin – piano (1954)

Discs 7 & 8
J.S.BACH: Six Cello Suites BWV 1007-1012 (1955)

Disc 9
BEETHOVEN: Piano Trio in B-flat major, op. 97
Emil Gilels, Klavier – piano/ Leonid Kogan – violin (1956)

Disc 10
HAYDN: Piano trio D major Hob. XV:16
Emil Gilels – piano / Leonid Kogan – violin (1951)

SCHUMANN: Piano trio D minor op. 63
Emil Gilels – piano / Leonid Kogan – violin (1958)