JAPANESE


Film Music


New Babylon, Op. 18

ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
JUDO, JamesBerlin Radio Symphony Orchestra1990Capriccio10 341/42delta-36 000(Part 1)****
STROBEL, FrankSWR Rundfunkorvhester Kaiserslautern2005hänsslerCD 93.188
****
Suite (by G. Rozhdestvensky):
POLYANSKY, ValeriRussian State Symphony Orchestra1995ChandosCHAN 9600
*****
ROZHDESTVENSKY, GennadySoloists from the Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra1975VictorVICC-2090Russian Disc-RD CD 11 064, EMI-ASD 3381, eurodisc-28 665 XHK(LP)****

J. Judo/Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
Act 1: 9'02"
Act 2: 9'58"
Act 3: 8'55"
Act 4: 14'20"
Act 5: 10'25"
Act 6: 12'33"
Act 7: 10'47"
Act 8: 8'23"
F. Strobel/SWR Rundfunkorvhester Kaiserslautern
Act 1: 8'37"
Act 2: 10'54"
Act 3: 12'03"
Act 4: 13'45"
Act 5: 10'38"
Act 6: 15'13"
Act 7: 11'28"
Act 8: 8'52"
V. Polyansky/Russian State Symphony Orchestra
I: 5'34"
II: 10'13"
III: 6'04"
IV: 7'02"
V: 6'26"
VI & VII: 9'00"
G. Rozhdestvensky/Soloists from the Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra
I: 5'14"
II: 9'49"
III: 4'21"
IV: 6'30"
V: 6'35"
VI: 5'43"
VII: 2'56"

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Alone, Op. 26

ConductorOrchestraSoloistsChorusRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
CHAILLY, RiccardoRoyal Concertgebouw Orchestra

1998LondonPOCL-18741987 version, Excerpts.*****
FITZ-GERALD, MarkFrankfurt Radio Symphony OrchestraIrina Mataeva (S), Anna Kiknadze (MS), Dmitry Voropaev (T), Mark van Tongeren (overtone)Vokalensemble der HfMDK Frankfurt2006Naxos8.570316Score reconstruction by Mark Fitz-Gerald.*****
JUROWSKI, MichailRundfunk-Symphonie-Orchester, BerlinSwetlana Katchur (S), Wladimir Kazatchouk (T)Mitglieder des Rundfunkchores Berlin1995Capriccio10 5621987 version. delta-36 000(Galop)****
MNATSAKANOV, WalterByelorussian Radio and TV Symphony Orchestra
Minsk Chamber Choir1995Russian DiscRD CD 10 0071987 version.****
SINAISKY, VassilyBBC Philharmonic

2002ChandosCHAN 100231987 version, Excerpts.*****
Suite (by G. Rozhdestvensky):
ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
ROZHDESTVENSKY, GennadyUSSR Symphony Orchestra Soloists Ensemble1982BMG74321 59058 2Victor-VICC-40053/4, Olympia-OCD194, Icon-ICN-9415-2, Venezia-CDVE03220****

R. Chailly/Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
4: 0'28" 6: 3'15" 10: 0'43" 17: 2'57" 18: 3'54" 22:   26:  
29: 2'31" 35: 1'00" 36: 2'23" 37: 1'35" App. 2: 1'25" App. 4:   
M. Fitz-Gerald/Frankfurt Radio Symphony Orchestra etc.
Total: 79'56"
M. Jurowski/Rundfunk-Symphonie-Orchester, Berlin etc.
Total: 74'29"
W. Mnatsakanov/Byelorussian Radio and TV Symphony Orchestra etc.
Total: 71'29"
V. Sinaisky/BBC Philharmonic
4:   6: 2'06" 10:   17: 3'05" 18: 3'51" 22: 2'53" 26: 3'56"
29: 2'38" 35:   36:   37:   App. 2:   App. 4: 2'14" 
G. Rozhdestvensky/USSR Symphony Orchestra Soloists Ensemble
I: 4'19" II: 2'18" III: 6'02 

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The Golden Mountains, Op. 30

Suite Op. 30a:
ConductorOrchestraOrganistRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
ALTSHULER, VladimirSt. Petersburg Symphony Orchestra
1995ManchesterCDMAN129No. 2 only.****
JUROWSKI, MichailRundfunk-Symphonie-Orchester, Berlin
1995Capriccio10 561delta-36 000(No. 2)***
KALININ, NikolaiThe Ossipov Balalaika Orchestra
1992ClavesCD 50-9623No. 2 only.*****
MNATSAKANOV, WalterState Cinematographic Symphony Orchestra
1997CitadelCTD 88129
*****
ORBELIAN, ConstantineMoscow Chamber Orchestra
1999DelosDE 3257No. 2 only.****
ROZHDESTVENSKY, GennadyUSSR Ministry of Culture Symphony OrchestraLudmila Golub1985Russian DiscRD CD 11 064BMG-74321 59058 2, Melodiya-C10 31619 002(LP)*****
SEREBRIER, JoséBelgian Radio Symphony OrchestraKarol Golebiowsky
RCABVCC-30
****
SINAISKY, VassilyBBC Philharmonic
2003ChandosCHAN 10183
*****
LUBOSHUTZ, Pierre & NEMENOFF, Genia (Pf)
VanguardVSD-2128LP, No. 2 only. Arr. by Pierre Luboshutz.****

V. Altshuler/St. Petersburg Symphony Orchestra
I:   II: 5'22" III:   IV:   V:   VI:  
M. Jurowski/Rundfunk-Symphonie-Orchester, Berlin
I: 1'56" II: 5'17" III: 7'27" IV: 4'02" V: 2'19" VI: 2'25"
N. Kalinin/The Ossipov Balalaika Orchestra
I:   II: 5'30" III:   IV:   V:   VI:  
W. Mnatsakanov/State Cinematographic Symphony Orchestra
I: 1'16" II: 5'30" III: 6'38" IV: 4'12" V: 2'09" VI: 2'02"
C. Orbelian/Moscow Chamber Orchestra
I:   II: 4'49" III:   IV:   V:   VI:  
G. Rozhdestvensky/USSR Ministry of Culture Symphony Orchestra
I: 1'22" II: 5'07" III: 8'27" IV-IV: 7'43"
J. Serebrier/Belgian Radio Symphony Orchestra
I: 1'17" II:   III: 7'15" IV:   V: 1'46" VI: 1'21"
V. Sinaisky/BBC Philharmonic
I: 1'21" II: 4'48" III:   IV: 4'01" V: 2'12" VI: 2'00"
P. Luboshutz & G. Nemenoff (Pf)
I:   II: 4'51" III:   IV:   V:   VI:  

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Counterplan, Op. 33

ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
BELARSKY, Sidor (B), unnamed (Pf)1960Artistic EnterprisesB-109‘Song of the Counterplan’ only, Titled as ‘Morning Light’.****
CHAILLY, RiccardoRoyal Concertgebouw Orchestra1998LondonPOCL-1874
*****
LICHTER, CharlesROBESON, Paul (B), Keynote Orchestra and Chorus1944KeynoteK 120010" 78rpm, ‘Song of the Counterplan’ only, Sung in English, Titled as ‘The United Nations’.***
LUKONIN, Mikhail (Br), SEROV, Yuri (Pf)2002DelosDE 3313‘Song of the Counterplan’ only.*****
MININ, VladimirState Moscow Chamber Choir1995SacrambowSCW-1010‘Song of the Counterplan’ only.*****
MNATSAKANOV, WalterByelorussian Radio and TV Symphony Orchestra1995Russian DiscRD CD 10 018
****
ALL-UNION RADIO SONG ENSEMBLE
MKD 5062-310" mono, ‘Song of the Counterplan’ only.*****
Arrangement:
BAMERT, MatthiasBBC Philharmonic1994ChandosCHAN 9349‘Song of the Counterplan’ only, Titled as ‘United Nations March’, Orchestrated by L. Stokowski.****
LES COMPAGNONS DE LA MUSIQUE
Polydor560.14210" 78rpm, ‘Song of the Counterplan’ only, Titled as ‘Au devant de la vie’.***
RUNGE, Eckart (Vc)AMMON, Jacques (Pf)2002-3Ars MusicAM 1370-2‘Andante’ only. Arr. by Eckart Runge and Jacques Ammon.****

S. Belarsky (B), unnamed (Pf)
Time: Unknown
R. Chailly/Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
I: 2'08" II: 2'55" III: 3'07" Song of the Counterplan:  
P. Robeson (B), C. Lichter/Keynote Orchestra etc.
Time: Unknown
M. Lukonin (Br), Y. Serov (Pf)
I:   II:   III:   Song of the Counterplan: 2'09"
V. Minin/State Moscow Chamber Choir
I:   II:   III:   Song of the Counterplan: 2'37"
W. Mnatsakanov/Byelorussian Radio and TV Symphony Orchestra
I: 2'56" II: 3'31" III: 2'24" Song of the Counterplan:  
All-Union Radio Song Ensemble
Time: Unknown
M. Bamert/BBC Philharmonic
I:   II:   III:   Song of the Counterplan: 2'30"
Les compagnons de la musique
Time: Unknown
E. Runge (Vc), J. Ammon (Pf)
I:   II: 2'23" III:   Song of the Counterplan:  

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The Tale of a Priest and His Servant Balda, Op. 36

SolistChorusConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation

CORPORON, Eugen MigliaroNorth Texas Wind Symphony2004KlavierK 11145Edited by Vadim Bibergan.****
Vladimir Pankratov (B, Balda), Sergei Safenin (B, Priest), Elena Ustinova (S, Priest's Daughter), Anatoli Manukhov (T, Bell-Ringer), Mikhail Kalinovsky (B, Devil), Nina Romanova (MS, Devil's Wife), Hermann Ludko (T, Devil's Son), Vladimir Matusov (narrator), Mikhai Senchurov (balalaika)Chorus of the Malyi Opera and Ballet Theatre of Leningrad (Chorusmaster: Mikhail Travkin)KOZHIN, ValentinOrchestra of the Malyi Opera and Ballet Theatre of Leningrad1982MelodiyaC10 19323 008LP, Opera(edited and with the addition of narrated text by Sofia Khentova). Boheme-CDBMR 012192****
Dmitri Beloselsky (B, Balda), Dmitri Stepanovich (B, Priest), Sergei Balashov (T, Priest), Evgeniya Sorokina (S, Priest's Daughter), Herman Yukavsky (S, Priest's Wife), Dmitri Ulyanov (B, Devil), Irina Narskaya (MS, Devil's Wife), Fyodor Bakanov (T, Devil's Son), Andrei Suchkov (narrator)Moscow State Chamber Choir (Chorusmaster: Alexander Solovyov)SANDERLING, ThomasRussian Philharmonic Orchestra2005DG00289 477 6112Edited by Vadim Bibergan.*****
Suite (by G. Rozhdestvensky):
ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
MNATSAKANOV, WalterBelarus RTV Symphony Orchestra1997CitadelCTD 88129
*****
ROZHDESTVENSKY, GennadyUSSR Symphony Orchestra1979BMG74321 59058 2Victor-VICC-40053/4, Venezia-CDVE03220****

E. M. Corporon/North Texas Wind Symphony
1: 1'36" 2: 1'55" 3:   4:   5: 0'54" 6: 2'18" 7: 2'04" 8: 2'24" 9:   10: 1'30"
11:   12:   13:   14: 1'40" 15: 1'18" 16:   17:   18: 2'17" 19:   20:  
21: 1'07" 22:   23:   24:   25:   26:   27:   28:   29:   
V. Kozhin/Chorus and Orchestra of the Malyi Opera and Ballet Theatre of Leningrad etc.
Total Time: 44'00"
T. Sanderling/Russian Philharmonic Orchestra etc.
1: 1'23" 2: 1'52" 3: 2'30" 4: 1'25" 5: 0'54" 6: 2'16" 7: 2'08" 8: 2'55" 9: 1'35" 10: 1'32"
11: 1'15" 12: 1'32" 13: 2'00" 14: 1'32" 15: 1'13" 16: 1'53" 17: 4'25" 18: 2'06" 19: 3'12" 20: 0'54"
21: 1'06" 22: 2'34" 23: 1'05" 24: 1'34" 25: 3'34" 26: 1'18" 27: 1'49" 28: 1'56" 29: 1'25" 
W. Mnatsakanov/Belarus RTV Symphony Orchestra
I: 1'36" II: 1'50" III: 1'44" IV: 1'16" V: 2'50" VI: 1'35" Balda's Dialogue: 3'49" 
G. Rozhdestvensky/USSR Symphony Orchestra
I: 1'28" II: 1'09" III: 1'51" IV: 1'26" V: 2'41" VI: 1'25" 

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The Youth of Maxim, Op. 41(i)

ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
JUROWSKI, MichailRundfunk-Symphonie-Orchester, Berlin1995Capriccio10 561delta-36 000*****

M. Jurowski/Rundfunk-Symphonie-Orchester, Berlin
Prologue: 2'26" 

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The Girl Friends, Op. 41(ii)

ConductorOrchestraSoloistsChorusRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
FITZ-GERALD, MarkPolish National Radio Symphony OrchestraCelia Sheen (Theremin)Camerata Silesia (Artistic Director: Anna Szostak)2008Naxos8.572138Score reconstruction by Mark Fitz-Gerald.*****
SEMYANNIKOV, Alexander, SHANIN, Alexander (Vn), MAKSHANTSEV, Nikolai (Va), MNOZHIN, Sergei (Vc), POSTNIKOVA, Victoria (Pf), PUSHKAREV, Vladimir (Tp)
MelodiyaC10 26307 004LP*****

M. Fitz-Gerald/Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra etc.
Total Time: 46'33" 
A. Semyannikov, A. Shanin (Vn), N. Makshantsev (Va), S. Mnozhin (Vc), V. Postnikova (Pf), V. Pushkarev (Tp)
I: 2'08"
II: 3'07"
III: 2'20" 

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The Return of Maxim, Op. 45

ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
ALTSHULER, VladimirSt. Petersburg Symphony Orchestra1995ManchesterCDMAN129‘Waltz’ only.****
ORBELIAN, ConstantineMoscow Chamber Orchestra1999DelosDE 3257‘Waltz’ only.****

V. Altshuler/St. Petersburg Symphony Orchestra
Waltz: 3'31" 
C. Orbelian/Moscow Chamber Orchestra
Waltz: 3'08" 

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Volochayevka Days, Op. 48

ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
SINAISKY, VassilyBBC Philharmonic2003ChandosCHAN 10183
*****

V. Sinaisky/BBC Philharmonic
1: 2'05"
14: 3'34"
16: 3'36" 

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The Vyborg Side, Op. 50

ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
JUROWSKI, MichailRundfunk-Symphonie-Orchester, Berlin1995Capriccio10 561
*****
MNATSAKANOV, WalterByelorussian Radio and TV Symphony Orchestra1995Russian DiscRD CD 10 018
*****

M. Jurowski/Rundfunk-Symphonie-Orchester, Berlin
Overture: 1'52" 
W. Mnatsakanov/Byelorussian Radio and TV Symphony Orchestra
Overture: 1'51" 

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Trilogy about Maxim, Op. 50a

ConductorOrchestraChorusRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
JUROWSKI, MichailRundfunk-Symphonie-Orchester, BerlinRundfunkchor Berlin1995Capriccio10 561delta-36 000(Nos. 1, 6, 7, and 8)*****
MNATSAKANOV, WalterBelarus RTV Symphony OrchestraBelarus State Chorus1997CitadelCTD 88135
*****
SINAISKY, VassilyBBC PhilharmonicSheffield Philharmonic Chorus2002ChandosCHAN 10023
*****

M. Jurowski/Rundfunk-Symphonie-Orchester, Berlin
I: 4'15" II: 2'02" III: 6'00" IV: 3'10" V: 2'34" VI: 5'24" VII - VIII: 4'37"
W. Mnatsakanov/Belarus RTV Symphony Orchestra
I: 4'05" II: 2'13" III: 6'32" IV: 3'10" V: 2'46" VI: 5'18" VII: 1'25" VIII: 2'26"
V. Sinaisky/BBC Philharmonic
I: 4'18" II: 1'51" III: 5'58" IV: 3'17" V: 2'30" VI: 4'53" VII: 2'37" VIII: 1'30"

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The Man with a Gun, Op. 53

ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
MNATSAKANOV, WalterByelorussian Radio and TV Symphony Orchestra1995Russian DiscRD CD 10 018
*****
SINAISKY, VassilyBBC Philharmonic2002ChandosCHAN 10023
*****

W. Mnatsakanov/Byelorussian Radio and TV Symphony Orchestra
1: 1'36" 2: 3'34" 3: 2'07" 3a: 1'56" 4: 1'07"
V. Sinaisky/BBC Philharmonic
1: 1'54" 2: 3'25" 3: 1'49" 3a:   4: 1'02"

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The Great Citizen (Series 2), Op. 55

ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
CHAILLY, RiccardoRoyal Concertgebouw Orchestra1998LondonPOCL-1874
*****
MNATSAKANOV, WalterByelorussian Radio and TV Symphony Orchestra1995Russian DiscRD CD 10 018
*****

R. Chailly/Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Funeral March: 6'50" 
W. Mnatsakanov/Byelorussian Radio and TV Symphony Orchestra
Funeral March: 8'32" 

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The Silly Little Mouse, Op. 56

SolistConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
MNATSAKANOV, WalterBelarus RTV Symphony Orchestra1997CitadelCTD 88129
*****
Celia Allarty (Baby Mouse), Anne-Catherine Picca (S, Mouse), Florence Barreau (S, Cat), Tatiana Martynova (MS, Duck), Valeri Drougovkoy (B, Toad), Alexis Konovaloff (B, Polkan, Dog), Patrick Nogues (T, Horse), Mathieu Bulot (Br, Swine), Elena Vassilieva (Recitation)PONKIN, VladimirOrchestra of the Republican Guard2002MandalaMAN 5039Live(16 Jan.)****
Tamara Psareva (Baby Mouse), Nina Glinkina (S, Mouse), Tatiana Sharova (S, Cat), Galina Tishchenko (MS, Duck), Mikhail Fedorov (B, Toad), Mikhail Kalinovsky (B, Polkan, Dog), Mikhail Tesler (T, Horse), Anatoly Timofeev (Br, Swine), Boris Ulitin (Recitation)TILES, BorisSymphony Orchestra of the Opera Class of the Leningrad Conservatoire1981BohemeCDBMR 012192
*****
Arrangement (by A. Cornall):
ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
CHAILLY, RiccardoRoyal Concertgebouw Orchestra1998LondonPOCL-1874
****

W. Mnatsakanov/Belarus RTV Symphony Orchestra
Total Time: 15'10" 
V. Ponkin/Orchestra of the Republican Guard etc.
Total Time: 14'02" 
B. Tiles/Symphony Orchestra of the Opera Class of the Leningrad Conservatoire etc.
Total Time: 14'44" 
R. Chailly/Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
Total Time: 12'13" 

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The Adventures of Korzinkina, Op. 59

ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
MNATSAKANOV, WalterBelarus RTV Symphony Orchestra1997CitadelCTD 88129
****
POLYANSKY, ValeriRussian State Symphony Orchestra2003ChandosCHAN 10378
*****
ROZHDESTVENSKY, GennadyUSSR Ministry of Culture Symphony Orchestra1984BMG74321 59058 2Olympia-OCD194, Melodiya-MCD 008(‘The Chase’ only.)****
Arrangement:
SoloistRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
DÉSARBRE, Hervé (Org)2001MandalaMAN 5028‘The Chase’ only.***

W. Mnatsakanov/Belarus RTV Symphony Orchestra
I: 0'35" II: 2'04" III: 2'51" IV: 3'02" V:   VI: 1'31"
V. Polyansky/Russian State Symphony Orchestra
I: 0'33" II: 2'01" III: 2'43" IV: 2'13" V:   VI: 1'37"
G. Rozhdestvensky/USSR Ministry of Culture Symphony Orchestra
I: 0'31" II: 1'55" III: 2'45" IV: 2'04" V: 0'34" VI: 1'26"
H. Désarbre (Org)
I:   II:   III: 3'50" IV:   V:   VI:  

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Zoya, Op. 64

Suite Op. 64a:
ConductorOrchestraChorusRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
JUROWSKI, MichailRundfunk-Symphonie-Orchester, BerlinRIAS-Kammerchor1995Capriccio10 405delta-36 000(Nos. 4 and 5)****
MNATSAKANOV, WalterByelorussian Radio and TV Symphony OrchestraMinsk Chamber Choir1995Russian DiscRD CD 10 002
****
SHOSTAKOVICH, MaximBolshoi Theatre OrchestraBolshoi Theatre Chorus1966BMG/Melodiya74321 66981 2eurodisc-28 665 XHK(LP)*****

M. Jurowski/Rundfunk-Symphonie-Orchester, Berlin
I: 6'10" II: 6'46" III: 6'53" IV: 3'25" V: 7'13"
W. Mnatsakanov/Byelorussian Radio and TV Symphony Orchestra
I: 7'59" II: 5'20" III: 6'24" IV: 4'28" V: 6'43"
M. Shostakovich/Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra
I: 9'05" II: 4'46" III: 6'30" IV: 4'36" V: 6'44"

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The Young Guard, Op. 75

Suite Op. 75a:
ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
GAMBURG, GrigoriUSSR Cinematographic Orchestra1956OlympiaOCD 201
*****
MNATSAKANOV, WalterByelorussian Radio and TV Symphony Orchestra1995Russian DiscRD CD 10 002
*****
SINAISKY, VassilyBBC Philharmonic2004ChandosCHAN 10361Nos. 2, 4, and 5.*****

G. Gamburg/USSR Cinematographic Orchestra
I: 4'35" II: 3'39" III: 4'03" IV: 2'55" V: 2'56" VI: 6'21" VII: 1'22"
W. Mnatsakanov/Byelorussian Radio and TV Symphony Orchestra
I: 5'40" II: 4'05" III: 5'03" IV: 3'32" V: 3'41" VI: 4'52" VII: 3'21"
V. Sinaisky/BBC Philharmonic
I:   II: 4'02" III:   IV: 2'36" V: 3'20" VI:   VII:  

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Pirogov, Op. 76

Suite Op. 76a:
ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
ALTSHULER, VladimirSt. Petersburg Symphony Orchestra1995ManchesterCDMAN129No. 3 only.****
CHAILLY, RiccardoRoyal Concertgebouw Orchestra1998LondonPOCL-1874Nos. 4 and 5.****
FEDOSEYEV, VladimirMoscow Radio Symphony Orchestra1992MUSICA classic780005-2No. 3 only.*****
MNATSAKANOV, WalterBelarus RTV Symphony Orchestra1997CitadelCTD 88135
*****
ORBELIAN, ConstantineMoscow Chamber Orchestra1999DelosDE 3257No. 3 only.****
SEREBRIER, JoséBelgian Radio Symphony Orchestra
RCA6603-2-RC
****
SHOSTAKOVICH, MaximBolshoi Theatre Orchestra1966BMG/Melodiya74321 66981 2eurodisc-28 665 XHK(LP)*****

V. Altshuler/St. Petersburg Symphony Orchestra
I:   II:   III: 5'01" IV:   V:  
R. Chailly/Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
I:   II:   III:   IV: 2'26" V: 4'11"
V. Fedoseyev/Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra
I:   II:   III: 5'04" IV:   V:  
W. Mnatsakanov/Belarus RTV Symphony Orchestra
I: 3'54" II: 2'15" III: 4'54" IV: 2'37" V: 3'31"
C. Orbelian/Moscow Chamber Orchestra
I:   II:   III: 4'36" IV:   V:  
J. Serebrier/Belgian Radio Symphony Orchestra
I: 4'10" II: 3'19" III: 3'06" IV: 2'31" V: 3'34"
M. Shostakovich/Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra
I: 4'04" II: 2'15" III: 5'16" IV: 2'15" V: 3'21"

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Michurin, Op. 78

Suite Op. 78a:
ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
ALTSHULER, VladimirSt. Petersburg Symphony Orchestra1995ManchesterCDMAN129No. 3 only.****
ORBELIAN, ConstantineMoscow Chamber Orchestra1999DelosDE 3257No. 3 only.****
SEREBRIER, JoséBelgian Radio Symphony Orchestra & Chorus
RCABVCC-30
****
SHOSTAKOVICH, MaximMoscow Radio Symphony Orchestra & Chorus1966BMG74321-32041-2Nos. 1, 2, 4, 6, and 7. eurodisc-28 665 XHK(LP), Angel/Melodiya-SR-40181(LP)*****

V. Altshuler/St. Petersburg Symphony Orchestra
I:   II:   III: 2'03" IV:   V:   VI:   VII:  
C. Orbelian/Moscow Chamber Orchestra
I:   II:   III: 2'06" IV:   V:   VI:   VII:  
J. Serebrier/Belgian Radio Symphony Orchestra
I: 5'59" II: 5'12" III: 1'45" IV: 6'44" V: 1'51" VI: 6'12" VII: 2'18"
M. Shostakovich/Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra
I: 5'47" II: 5'08" III:   IV: 5'49" V:   VI: 5'03" VII: 2'09"

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The Meeting on the Elbe, Op. 80

Suite Op. 80a:
ConductorPerformersRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
AKUTAGAWA, YasushiCenter Choir & Japan Shinsei Symphony Orchestra1972ONGAKU CENTERCCD769No. 2 only (Japanese).****
ALEKSANDROV, BorisRed Banner Ensemble(Soloist in No. 2: Georgi Vinogradov(T))1949SupraphonSU 5471-2 301Nos. 8 and 2.****
ALEKSANDROV, BorisRed Banner Ensemble(Soloist in No. 2: Yevgeni Belyaev(T))
MKD 5062-310" mono, Nos. 8 and 2. Melodiya-D 6161-2(10" mono, No. 8 only)****
BUSCH, Ernst

MelodiyaC60-13187-88LP, No. 8 only. Sung in German.***
EVTODIEVA, Victoria (S) and LUKONIN, Mikhail (Br) & SEROV, Yuri (Pf)2002DelosDE 3313No. 8 and ‘The Dawn is Rising’*****
KRYLOV, AlexsandrLeningrad Electrotechnical Institute Students' Choir1987MelodiyaC10 26613 008Live(17 May), No. 8 only. LP****
OBUKHOVA, Nadezhda (MS) & unknown performers (Pf Trio)
Melodiya33D-020517-8No. 2 only. LP****
ROBESON, Paul (B) & EROKHSIN, A. (Pf)
MKD-04478-9Live, No. 8 only. LP****

Y. Akutagawa/Center Choir & Japan Shinsei Symphony Orchestra
I:   II: 5'28" III:   IV:   V:   VI:   VII:   VIII:   Daybreak:  
B. Aleksandrov/Red Banner Ensemble
I:   II: 3'03" III:   IV:   V:   VI:   VII:   VIII: 2'41" Daybreak:  
B. Aleksandrov/Red Banner Ensemble
Time: Unknown
E. Busch (Vo)
I:   II:   III:   IV:   V:   VI:   VII:   VIII: 1'56" Daybreak:  
V. Evtodieva (S) and M. Lukonin (Br) & Y. Serov (pf)
I:   II:   III:   IV:   V:   VI:   VII:   VIII: 1'40" Daybreak: 3'05"
A. Krylov/Leningrad Electrotechnical Institute Students' Choir
I:   II:   III:   IV:   V:   VI:   VII:   VIII: 1'18" Daybreak:  
N. Obukhova (MS) & Unknown Performers
Time: Unknown
P. Robeson (B) & A. Erokhsin (pf)
Time: Unknown

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The Fall of Berlin, Op. 82

ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
ADRIANOMoscow Symphony Orchestra2000Marco Polo8.223897Complete score edited by Adriano.*****
Suite Op. 82a:
ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
CHMYREV, A.Kaliningrad Children's Choir of Moscow
MKD 5062-310" mono, ‘Beautiful Day’ only.****
GAUK, AlexandrMoscow Radio Orchestra and Chorusc.1952Classic EditionsCE 9LP, Nos. 1, 4, 5, 6 and 8.*****
JUROWSKI, MichailRundfunk-Symphonie-Orchester, Berlin1995Capriccio10 405delta-36 000(Nos. 4 and 1)****
SEREBRIER, JoséBelgian Radio Symphony Orchestra & Chorus
RCABVCC-30
****

Adriano/Moscow Symphony Orchestra
Total Time: 45'34"
A. Chmyrev/Kaliningrad Children's Choir of Moscow
Time: Unknown
A. Gauk/Moscow Radio Orchestra and Chorus
Time: Unknown
M. Jurowski/Rundfunk-Symphonie-Orchester, Berlin
I: 2'30" II: 4'03" III: 1'19" IV: 2'23" V: 7'52" VI: 4'39" VII: 2'11" VIII: 5'51" Beautiful Day:  
J. Serebrier/Belgian Radio Symphony Orchestra
I: 1'59" II: 2'51" III: 1'17" IV: 2'11" V: 4'50" VI: 3'19" VII: 2'02" VIII: 4'57" Beautiful Day:  

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Belinsky, Op. 85

Suite Op. 85a:
ConductorOrchestraChorusRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
MNATSAKANOV, WalterBelarus RTV Symphony OrchestraBelarus State Chorus1997CitadelCTD 88135
*****

W. Mnatsakanov/Belarus RTV Symphony Orchestra
I: 4'10" II: 11'13" III: 2'26" IV: 3'40" V: 3'10" VI: 4'08" VII: 3'26"

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The Unforgettable Year 1919, Op. 89

Suite Op. 89a:
PianistConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
ALEKSEYEVA, EllenaADRIANOMoscow Symphony Orchestra2000Marco Polo8.223897
****

GAUK, AlexanderState Radio Orchestra of the USSR1956monitorMC 2015LP, Nos. 1-4 and 7.****
ALEXEEV, DmitriMAKSYMIUK, JerzyEnglish Chamber Orchestra1983Classics for PleasureCD-CFP 4547No. 5 only.****
ROSCOE, MartinSINAISKY, VassilyBBC Philharmonic2004ChandosCHAN 10361No. 5 only.*****

Adriano/Moscow Symphony Orchestra
I: 2'04" II: 4'52" III: 2'19" IV: 2'25" V: 7'00" VI: 5'03" VII: 6'06"
A. Gauk/State Radio Orchestra of the USSR
Time: Unknown
D. Alexeev(pf), J. Maksymiuk/English Chamber Orchestra
I:   II:   III:   IV:   V: 7'31"  VI:   VII:  
M. Roscoe(pf), V. Sinaisky/BBC Philharmonic
I:   II:   III:   IV:   V: 7'29"  VI:   VII:  

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Song of the Great Rivers, Op. 95

ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
ALTSHULER, VladimirSt. Petersburg Symphony Orchestra1995ManchesterCDMAN129‘Waltz’ only.****
ORBELIAN, ConstantineMoscow Chamber Orchestra1999DelosDE 3257‘Waltz’ only.****
ZURKOWSKAJA, Luisa Fanti & ALBERTI, Sabrina (Pf)2004DynamicCDS 464‘Waltz’ only.****

V. Altshuler/St. Petersburg Symphony Orchestra
Waltz: 3'34" 
C. Orbelian/Moscow Chamber Orchestra
Waltz: 3'32" 
L. F. Zurkowskaja & S. Alberti (Pf)
Waltz: 2'15" 

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The Gadfly, Op. 97

ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
CHAILLY, RiccardoPhiladelphia Orchestra1995LondonPOCL-1688Score Nos. 1, 2, 3, 7, 9, 13, 14, 16 - 20 and 23. Decca-475 004-2(No. 3 only)****
CHAILLY, RiccardoRoyal Concertgebouw Orchestra1998LondonPOCL-1874Score No. 3 only.****
Arrangement:
SoloistRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
ABRAMISA, I.Violin Ensemble of Riga Musical School, Peteris Sipolniek (Org)1963MelodiyaD 12651-5210" mono, Score No. 3 only.****
AMIR & BISENGALIEV, Marat (Vn), LENEHAN, John (Pf)2000Black boxBBM1042Score No. 16 only, Titled as ‘Spanish dance’, Arr. for 2 violins and piano.****
ASHKENAZY, Vladimir (Pf)2003DeccaUCCD-1105Score Nos. 15 and 16, Arr. for piano.*****
AZARKHIN, Rodion (Cb), ALEXANDROVA, Yelena (Pf)1967Melodiya149 009LP, Score No. 3 only, Arr. by R. Azarkhin.*****
BADKHEN, AnatoliLeningrad Concert Orchestra1980Melodiya33 C60-15069-70Paraphrase on a theme from the film “The Gadfly” by A. Kalvarsky.***
BOBRITSKAYA, Rimma (Pf)1983MelodiyaC50 20749 006LP, Score Nos. 13, 23, and 16, Arr. by the composer.*****
BOBRITSKAYA, Rimma (Pf)1991Le Chant du MondeLDC 288 034Score Nos. 13, 16, and 23, Arr. for piano. Saison Russe-RUS 788164*****
COBER, JanRundfunk-Blasorchester Leipzig2003Amos5995Score No. 16 only, Arr. by Gerhard Baumann.***
GALWAY, James (Fl), FUJIKAKE, Hiro (Synthesizers)
RCA09026-61379-2Score No. 3 only, Arr. by H. Fujikake.****
GERHARDT, Alban (Vc), OSBORNE, Steven (Pf)2005HyperionCDA67534Score No. 23 only, Arr. by Lev Atovmyan.****
GLUKHOV, Oleg (Balalayka), AZOV, Valeri (Bajan)1976Melodiya33 C 20-08387-88LP, Score No. 13 only, Arr. for balalaika and bayan.****
GREGOR-SMITH, Bernard (Vc), WRIGLEY, Yolande (Pf)1996ASVCD WHL 2103Score No. 3 only, Arr. by Otty.****
KLIEGEL, Maria (Vc), HAVENITH, Raymund (Pf)1990Marco Polo8.223403Score No. 16 only.****
KREMER, Gidon (Vn), MAISENBERG, Oleg (Pf)1996TeldecWPCS-6177Score No. 3 only, Arr. by Konstantin Fortunatov.*****
LITTLE, Tasmin (Vn), LANE, Piers (Pf)1991EMICDM 7 64507 2Score No. 3 only.****
MORGAUA QUARTET (Eiji Arai, Takashi Aoki, Hisashi Ono, Ryoichi Fujimori)1997EMITOCE-9496Score No. 23 only, Arr. for String Quartet by Eiji Arai.****
MOSCOW BRASS
MMCCDMB 958101Score No. 3 only, Arr. for Brass Quintet.****
REJENTOWITSCH, Julij, Violin-Ensemble des Bolshoi-Theaters, Irina Saizewa (Pf)
DG423 776-2Score No. 3 only, Arr. by G. Saborow. Melodiya-CM 02925-26(LP)*****
ROZHKOV, Michail (Balalaika), Minyaev, G. (G)1961RCDRCD 16202Score No. 3 only.****
RUNGE, Eckart (Vc), AMMON, Jacques (Pf)2002-3Ars MusicAM 1370-2Score Nos. 3 and 23, Arr. by Eckart Runge and Jacques Ammon****
SHEYNKMAN, Emanuil (Mandolin), MACALUSO, Vincenzo (G)
Nonesuch78019LP, Score Nos. 3 and 16. Arr. by Emanuil Sheynkman.***
SHOSTAKOVICH, Dmitry (Pf)1955RevelationRV70002Score No. 15, Titled as ‘Main Theme’, Arr. by the composer.*****
SIMON, Geoffrey, The 48 First Violins1994CALACACD0105Score No. 3 only, Arr. by Julian Milone.****
STENBERG, Berdien (Fl)Harry van Hoof/Orchestra1986Philips822 667-1Score No. 3 only, Arr. by Harry van Hoof.*
STOLL, Klaus (Cb), OGURA, Keiko (Pf)1976camerata20CM-61Score No. 3 only.****
THOMAS-MIFUNE, Werner (Vc), PIAZZINI, Carmen (Pf)1996OrfeoC 443 961 AScore No. 3 only.****
WIKSTRÖM, Inger1981BluebellBELL 126LP, Score No. 15 only, Titled as ‘Melodic Moment’'.****
WILLIAMS, John, KAIN, Timothy (G)1995SonySRCR1676Score No. 15 only, Arr. by Larichev.*****
YABLONSKY, Dmitry (Vc)Russian Philharmonic Orchestra2004Naxos8.557722Score Nos. 3 and 23, Arr. by Dmitry Yablonsky.****
YAKOVLEV, Vladimir (domra), Instrumental Quintet
Melodiya33D 00033835-367" mono, Score No. 16 only.****
Suite Op. 97a:
AHRONOVITCH, YuriLondon Symphony Orchestra1981Carlton Classics30368 01247No. 3 only.***
ALTSHULER, VladimirSt. Petersburg Symphony Orchestra1995ManchesterCDMAN129No. 5 only.****
FEDOSEEV, VladimirMoscow Radio Symphony Orchestra1998ReliefCR 991047No. 8 only.*****
FEDOSEYEV, VladimirMoscow Radio Symphony Orchestra2000Saison RusseRUS 288 170Nos. 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 11, and 12.*****
FREEMAN, PaulChicago Sinfonietta1990FANFARECDD 551Nos. 1, 8, and 6.***
GOSMAN, LazarTchaikovsky Chamber Orchestra1988CBSMK 45529No. 3 only, Arr. by Lazar Gosman.****
GRIN, LeonidBerlin Radio Symphony Orchestra1988Capriccio10 298delta-36 000(Nos. 1, 8, 10, 3, and 7)*****
JANSONS, MarissLondon Philharmonic Orchestra1997EMI7243 5 56591 2 5Nos. 8 and 3.*****
JORDANIA, VakhtangKBS Symphony Orchestra1994Koch3-7247-2H1
***
KHACHATURIAN, EminUSSR Cinema Symphony Orchestra1961EMICD-CFP 4463eurodisc-28 665 XHK(LP)*****
KOSTEKANETZ, AndréHis Orchestra1965SonySBK 62 642Nos. 5, 10, 3, 6, and 7.****
KUCHAR, TheodoreNational Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine1995Naxos8.553299
*****
KUCHAR, TheodoreNational Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine2004Brilliant6735Brilliant-8128*****
MAKAROVA, Maria (Org)1996OLYMPIAOCD 585Nos. 7, 5, 2, 8, and 3, Arr. for Organ.***
MANN, Paul (CHLOË, Elise Hanslip (Vn))London Symphony Orchestra2001WarnerWPCS-11201No. 8 only.****
MARRINER, NevilleAcademy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields1986EMITOCE-9912Nos. 5 and 8.*****
MINAMI, YasuoSonore Chamber Ensemble1992ColumbiaGES-10030No. 8 only.***
MIROPOLSKY, MichaelSeattle Chamber Orchestra2002AmbassadorARC1028No. 3 only, Titled as ‘Spanish dance’, Arr. by Lazar Gosman.****
ORBELIAN, ConstantineMoscow Chamber Orchestra1998DelosDE 3244No. 10 only.*****
ORBELIAN, ConstantineMoscow Chamber Orchestra1999DelosDE 3257Nos. 3 and 5.*****
SEREBRIER, JoséBelgian Radio Symphony Orchestra
RCA6603-2-RC
****
SHIPWAY, FrankRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra1995Quadromania222171-444Nos. 1, 8, and 11.***
SHOSTAKOVICH, MaximLondon Symphony Orchestra1990Collins12062Nos. 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, and 12.*****
SHOSTAKOVICH, Maxim (Daniel Hope (Vn))BBC Symphony Orchestra2005Warner2564 62546-2No. 8 only.****
SINAISKY, VassilyBBC Philharmonic2003ChandosCHAN 10183
*****
SVETLANOV, EvgeniUSSR State Symphony Orchestra1977VictorVIC-2288LP, No. 8 only.*****
TOMTER, Lars Anders (Va), GIMSE, Håvard (Pf)2003SommSOMMCD 030Nos. 11, 9, 3, and 8, Arr. by Vadim Borisovsky.****
TORTELIER, Yan-PascalLondon Symphony Orchestra1985KenwestKNEWCD 511No. 8 only.****

R. Chailly/Philadelphia Orchestra
1: 2'52" 2: 1'57" 3: 2'57" 4:   5:   6:   7: 2'34" 8:   9: 1'06" 10:   11:   12:  
13: 1'36" 14: 2'13" 15:   16: 2'34" 17: 2'32" 18: 2'10" 19: 2'00" 20: 3'18" 21:   22:   23: 3'18" 24:  
R. Chailly/Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
1:   2:   3: 3'47" 4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13:   14:   15:   16:   17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23:   24:  
I. Abramisa/Violin Ensemble of Riga Musical School
Time: Unknown
Amir & M. Bisengaliev (Vn), J. Lenehan (Pf)
1:   2:   3:   4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13:   14:   15:   16: 2'00" 17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23:   24:  
V. Ashkenazy (Pf)
1:   2:   3:   4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13:   14:   15: 2'03" 16: 2'19" 17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23:   24:  
R. Azarkhin (Cb), Y. Alexandrova (Pf)
Time: Unknown
A. Badkhen/Leningrad Concert Orchestra
Total Time: 4'59"
R. Bobritskaya (Pf)
1:   2:   3:   4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13: 2'42" 14:   15:   16: 1'56" 17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23: 3'00" 24:  
R. Bobritskaya (Pf)
1:   2:   3:   4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13: 2'15" 14:   15:   16: 2'00" 17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23: 2'38" 24:  
J. Cober/Rundfunk-Blasorchester Leipzig
1:   2:   3:   4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13:   14:   15:   16: 2'36" 17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23:   24:  
J. Galway (Fl), H. Fujikake (Synthesizers)
1:   2:   3: 4'22" 4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13:   14:   15:   16:   17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23:   24:  
A. Gerhardt (Vc), S. Osborne (Pf)
1:   2:   3:   4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13:   14:   15:   16:   17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23: 3'06" 24:  
O. Glukhov (Balalayka), V. Azov (Bajan)
Time: Unknown
B. Gregor-Smith (Vc), Y. Wrigley (Pf)
1:   2:   3: 2'12" 4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13:   14:   15:   16:   17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23:   24:  
M. Kliegel (Vc), R. Havenith (Pf)
1:   2:   3:   4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13:   14:   15:   16: 3'03" 17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23:   24:  
G. Kremer (Vn), O. Maisenberg (Pf)
1:   2:   3: 2'50" 4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13:   14:   15:   16:   17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23:   24:  
T. Little (Vn), P. Lane (Pf)
1:   2:   3: 3'12" 4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13:   14:   15:   16:   17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23:   24:  
Morgaua Quartet
1:   2:   3:   4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13:   14:   15:   16:   17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23: 4'24" 24:  
Moscow Brass
1:   2:   3: 2'20" 4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13:   14:   15:   16:   17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23:   24:  
J. Rejentowitsch/Violin-Ensemble des Bolshoi-Theaters
1:   2:   3: 2'52" 4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13:   14:   15:   16:   17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23:   24:  
M. Rozhkov (balalaika), G. Minyaev (G)
1:   2:   3: 3'17" 4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13:   14:   15:   16:   17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23:   24:  
E. Runge(Vc), J. Ammon (Pf)
1:   2:   3: 2'44" 4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13:   14:   15:   16:   17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23: 2'22" 24:  
E. Sheynkman (Mandolin), V. Macaluso (G)
1:   2:   3: 2'22" 4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13:   14:   15:   16: 2'27" 17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23:   24:  
D. Shostakovich (Pf)
1:   2:   3:   4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13:   14:   15: 2'29" 16:   17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23:   24:  
G. Simon/The 48 First Violins
1:   2:   3: 2'38" 4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13:   14:   15:   16:   17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23:   24:  
K. Stenberg (Fl), H. van Hoof/Orchestra
1:   2:   3: 4'20" 4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13:   14:   15:   16:   17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23:   24:  
K. Stoll (Cb), K. Ogura (Pf)
1:   2:   3: 2'28" 4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13:   14:   15:   16:   17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23:   24:  
W. Thomas-Mifune (Vc), C. Piazzini (Pf)
1:   2:   3: 3'06" 4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13:   14:   15:   16:   17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23:   24:  
I. Wikström (Pf)
1:   2:   3:   4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13:   14:   15: 2'03" 16:   17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23:   24:  
J. Williams, T. Kain (G)
1:   2:   3:   4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13:   14:   15: 2'35" 16:   17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23:   24:  
D. Yablonsky (Vc)/Russian Philharmonic Orchestra
1:   2:   3: 2'59" 4:   5:   6:   7:   8:   9:   10:   11:   12:  
13:   14:   15:   16:   17:   18:   19:   20:   21:   22:   23: 4'00" 24:  
V. Yakovlev (domra), Instrumental Quintet
Time: Unknown
Y. Ahronovitch/London Symphony Orchestra
I:   II:   III: 2'53" IV:   V:   VI:   VII:   VIII:   IX:   X:   XI:   XII:  
V. Altshuler/St. Petersburg Symphony Orchestra
I:   II:   III:   IV:   V: 2'12" VI:   VII:   VIII:   IX:   X:   XI:   XII:  
V. Fedoseev/Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra
I:   II:   III:   IV:   V:   VI:   VII:   VIII: 8'02" IX:   X:   XI:   XII:  
V. Fedoseyev/Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra
I: 2'28" II: 2'45" III: 2'52" IV:   V: 2'10" VI: 2'04" VII: 4'36" VIII: 4'41" IX:   X: 4'08" XI: 2'54" XII: 3'13"
P. Freeman/Chicago Sinfonietta
I: 2'50" II:   III:   IV:   V:   VI: 1'56" VII:   VIII: 5'46" IX:   X:   XI:   XII:  
L. Gosman/Tchaikovsky Chamber Orchestra
I:   II:   III: 2'03" IV:   V:   VI:   VII:   VIII:   IX:   X:   XI:   XII:  
L. Grin/Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
I: 3'21" II: 2'51" III: 2'32" IV: 3'18" V: 1'14" VI: 2'02" VII: 6'28" VIII: 5'50" IX: 6'33" X: 4'08" XI: 2'09" XII: 3'33"
M. Jansons/London Philharmonic Orchestra
I:   II:   III: 2'54" IV:   V:   VI:   VII:   VIII: 6'14" IX:   X:   XI:   XII:  
V. Jordania/KBS Symphony Orchestra
I: 3'51" II: 2'46" III: 2'33" IV: 2'50" V: 2'01" VI: 2'08" VII: 7'40" VIII: 4'08" IX: 6'02" X: 3'26" XI: 2'37" XII: 3'47"
E. Khachaturian/USSR Cinema Symphony Orchestra
I: 2'50" II: 2'46" III: 2'27" IV & V: 4'28" VI: 1'43" VII: 6'44" VIII: 6'17" IX: 4'52" X: 4'11" XI: 2'23" XII: 2'54"
A. Kostelanetz/His Orchestra
I:   II:   III: 2'31" IV:   V: 2'00" VI: 1'46" VII: 1'53" VIII:   IX:   X: 3'51" XI:   XII:  
T. Kuchar/National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine
I: 3'05" II: 2'38" III: 2'42" IV: 2'41" V: 1'57" VI: 2'04" VII: 6'19" VIII: 5'52" IX: 5'51" X: 4'10" XI: 3'20" XII: 3'12"
T. Kuchar/National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine
I: 2'58" II: 2'27" III: 2'38" IV: 2'49" V: 1'54" VI: 1'57" VII: 6'04" VIII: 6'23" IX: 5'32" X: 3'52" XI: 3'21" XII: 3'07"
M. Makarova (Org)
I:   II: 2'49" III: 3'25" IV:   V: 1'52" VI:   VII: 6'55" VIII: 6'10" IX:   X:   XI:   XII:  
E. H. Chloë (Vn), P. Mann/London Symphony Orchestra
I:   II:   III:   IV:   V:   VI:   VII:   VIII: 6'30" IX:   X:   XI:   XII:  
N. Marriner/Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields
I:   II:   III:   IV:   V: 2'16" VI:   VII:   VIII: 6'24" IX:   X:   XI:   XII:  
Y. Minami/Sonore Chamber Ensemble
I:   II:   III:   IV:   V:   VI:   VII:   VIII: 6'08" IX:   X:   XI:   XII:  
M. Miropolsky/Seattle Chamber Orchestra
I:   II:   III: 2'11" IV:   V:   VI:   VII:   VIII:   IX:   X:   XI:   XII:  
C. Orbelian/Moscow Chamber Orchestra
I:   II:   III:   IV:   V:   VI:   VII:   VIII:   IX:   X: 3'35" XI:   XII:  
C. Orbelian/Moscow Chamber Orchestra
I:   II:   III: 2'41" IV:   V: 2'12" VI:   VII:   VIII:   IX:   X:   XI:   XII:  
J. Serebrier/Belgian Radio Symphony Orchestra
I: 3'45" II: 2'52" III: 2'54" IV: 2'36" V: 1'57" VI: 2'05" VII: 6'54" VIII: 6'05" IX: 6'15" X: 3'41" XI: 2'29" XII: 3'20"
F. Shipway/Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
I: 3'03" II:   III:   IV:   V:   VI:   VII:   VIII: 7'16" IX:   X:   XI: 2'17" XII:  
M. Shostakovich/London Symphony Orchestra
I: 3'11" II: 2'59" III: 2'30" IV:   V: 2'10" VI: 1'42" VII: 8'25" VIII: 6'30" IX:   X: 4'27" XI:   XII: 3'39"
D. Hope (Vn), M. Shostakovich/BBC Symphony Orchestra
I:   II:   III:   IV:   V:   VI:   VII:   VIII: 5'56" IX:   X:   XI:   XII:  
V. Sinaisky/BBC Philharmonic
I: 2'45" II: 2'46" III: 2'32" IV: 2'18" V: 2'04" VI: 1'56" VII: 6'23" VIII: 6'33" IX: 5'07" X: 3'42" XI: 2'51" XII: 3'16"
E. Svetlanov/USSR State Symphony Orchestra
I:   II:   III:   IV:   V:   VI:   VII:   VIII: 6'16" IX:   X:   XI:   XII:  
L. A. Tomter (Va), H. Gimse (Pf)
I:   II:   III: 2'39" IV:   V:   VI:   VII:   VIII: 4'46" IX: 5'02" X:   XI: 2'07" XII:  
Y. P. Tortelier/London Symphony Orchestra
I:   II:   III:   IV:   V:   VI:   VII:   VIII: 6'03" IX:   X:   XI:   XII:  

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The First Echelon, Op. 99

Suite Op. 99a:
ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
ALTSHULER, VladimirSt. Petersburg Symphony Orchestra1995ManchesterCDMAN129No. 8 only.****
ORBELIAN, ConstantineMoscow Chamber Orchestra1999DelosDE 3257No. 8 only.****
ALL-UNION RADIO SONG ENSEMBLE
MKD 5062-310" mono, No. 3 only.****
EVTODIEVA, Victoria (S) and SHKIRTIL, Ludmila (MS) & SEROV, Yuri (Pf)2002DelosDE 3313No. 9 only.****
LAZAREVA, L. and LOBACHEVA, R. (Vo) & YAKUSHEV, A. and GRITSENKO, Y. (G)
MKD 5062-310" mono, No. 9 only.*****

V. Altshuler/St. Petersburg Symphony Orchestra
I:   II:   III:   IV:   V:   VI:   VII:   VIII: 2'56" IX:   X:   XI:  
C. Orbelian/Moscow Chamber Orchestra
I:   II:   III:   IV:   V:   VI:   VII:   VIII: 2'47" IX:   X:   XI:  
All-Union Radio Song Ensemble
Time: Unknown
V. Evtodieva (S) and L. Shkirtil (MS) & Y. Serov (Pf)
I:   II:   III:   IV:   V:   VI:   VII:   VIII:   IX: 2'37" X:   XI:  
L. Lazareva and R. Lobacheva (Vo) & A. Yakushev and Y. Gritsenko (G)
Time: Unknown

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Five Days, Five Nights, Op. 111

Suite Op. 111a:
ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
FREEMAN, PaulChicago Sinfonietta1990FANFARECDD 551Nos. 2 and 3.***
JUDO, JamesBerlin Radio Symphony Orchestra1990Capriccio10 341/42delta-36 000(No. 3)****
KHACHATURIAN, EminUSSR Cinematograph Symphony Orchestra
MelodiyaD 11327-2810" mono.*****
KUCHAR, TheodoreNational Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine1995Naxos8.553299
*****
SEREBRIER, JoséBelgian Radio Symphony Orchestra1987RCA7763-2-RC
****
SINAISKY, VassilyBBC Philharmonic2004ChandosCHAN 10361
*****

P. Freeman/Chicago Sinfonietta
I:   II & III: 4'58" IV:   V:  
J. Judo/Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
I: 5'05" II: 5'38" III: 6'30" IV: 5'35" V: 7'39"
E. Khachaturian/USSR Cinematograph Symphony Orchestra
Time: Unknown
T. Kuchar/National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine
I: 7'16" II: 5'12" III: 6'48" IV: 6'02" V: 7'21"
J. Serebrier/Belgian Radio Symphony Orchestra
I:   II: 5'33" III & IV: 9'55" V: 3'26"
V. Sinaisky/BBC Philharmonic
I: 6'32" II: 6'19" III: 6'04" IV: 5'48" V: 8'05"

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Hamlet, Op. 116

ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
ARIHASHI, Sumina (Cemb)2002tamayuraKKCC 3004‘Dance of Ophelia’ only.****
CHAILLY, RiccardoRoyal Concertgebouw Orchestra1998LondonPOCL-1874Score Nos. 1, 11, 5, 8, 19, 3, and 21.****
RUNGE, Eckart (Vc)AMMON, Jacques (Pf)2002-3Ars MusicAM 1370-2Score No. 1, titled as ‘Largo con sordino’, Arr. by Eckart Runge and Jacques Ammon.****
YABLONSKY, DmitryRussian Philharmonic Orchestra2003Naxos8.557446Published film score.****
Suite Op. 116a:
ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
FREEMAN, PaulChicago Sinfonietta1990FANFARECDD 551Nos. 1, 2, 4, 5, and 8.***
GRIN, LeonidBerlin Radio Symphony Orchestra1988Capriccio10 298delta-36 000(Nos. 2 and 4)*****
HERRMANN, BernardNational Philharmonic Orchestra1974London455 156-2Nos. 1, 2, 3, 5, 6, and 8.****
JORDANIA, VakhtangKBS Symphony Orchestra1994Koch3-7247-2H1Nos. 1, 3, and 4.***
KUCHAR, TheodoreNational Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine2004Brilliant6735Brilliant-8128*****
RABINOVICH, NikolaiMoscow Radio Symphony Orchestra1966MelodiyaD 17691-210" mono, Nos. 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, and 8. eurodisc-28 665 XHK(LP), Great Musicians of Palmira Du Nord-2003-005*****
SEREBRIER, JoséBelgian Radio Symphony Orchestra1986RCA7763-2-RCRCA-74321 24212 2****
SINAISKY, VassilyBBC Philharmonic2004ChandosCHAN 10361Nos. 1-3, and 5-8.*****

S. Arihashi (cemb)
  0'44"
R. Chailly/Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
1: 2'28" 3: 0'42" 5: 2'58" 8: 0'57" 11: 1'04" 19: 2'16" 21: 6'33" 
E. Runge (Vc), J. Ammon (Pf)
1: 3'41" 
D. Yablonsky/Russian Philharmonic Orchestra
Total Time: 62'28"
P. Freeman/Chicago Sinfonietta
I: 1'58" II: 3'34" III:   IV: 2'13" V: 5'56" VI:   VII:   VIII: 5'13"   
L. Grin/Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra
I: 2'46" II: 3'13" III: 5'27" IV: 2'10" V: 8'15" VI: 2'04" VII: 4'23" VIII: 6'49"   
B. Herrmann/National Philharmonic Orchestra
I: 3'28" II: 3'03" III: 5'16" IV:   V: 4'17" VI: 2'52" VII:   VIII: 2'35"   
V. Jordania/KBS Symphony Orchestra
I: 2'01" II:   III: 5'47" IV: 2'42" V:   VI:   VII:   VIII:     
T. Kuchar/National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine
I: 2'18" II: 3'41" III: 1'20" IV: 3'03" V: 3'51" VI: 2'11" VII: 7'26" VIII: 3'57"   
N. Rabinovich/Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra
I: 2'58" II: 2'38" III: 3'50" IV: 2'18" V: 3'20" VI:   VII: 3'05" VIII: 3'22"   
J. Serebrier/Belgian Radio Symphony Orchestra
I: 2'17" II: 3'16" III: 4'41" IV: 2'03" V: 6'03" VI: 1'59" VII: 3'15" VIII: 5'54"   
V. Sinaisky/BBC Philharmonic
I: 2'46" II: 2'56" III: 4'38" IV:   V: 6'47" VI: 1'50" VII: 3'32" VIII: 6'02"   

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A Year as Long as a Lifetime, Op. 120

Suite Op. 120a:
ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
SHOSTAKOVICH, MaximMoscow Radio Symphony Orchestra1966MelodiyaCM 02523-4LP, eurodisc-28 665 XHK(LP, No. 1 and ‘Morning’), Angel/Melodiya-SR-40181(LP)*****
STROBEL, FrankSWR Rundfunkorvhester Kaiserslautern2006hänsslerCD 93.188
****

M. Shostakovich/Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra
Time: Unknown
F. Strobel/SWR Rundfunkorvhester Kaiserslautern
I: 4'32" II: 4'51" III: 5'51" IV: 15'25" V: 2'49" VI: 7'39" VII: 3'12" Morning:  

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Sofya Perovskaya, Op. 132


ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
CHAILLY, RiccardoRoyal Concertgebouw Orchestra1998LondonPOCL-1874‘Waltz’ only.*****
MNATSAKANOV, WalterByelorussian Radio and TV Symphony Orchestra1995Russian DiscRD CD 10 018
****
R. Chailly/Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra
March:   Execution:   1:   3:   Waltz: 2'31" 4:   5:   7:  
8:   9:   10:   11:   12:   13:   14:   15:  
W. Mnatsakanov/Byelorussian Radio and TV Symphony Orchestra
March: 1'13" Execution: 1'31" 1: 2'48" 3: 1'27" Waltz: 2'17" 4: 1'19" 5: 1'45" 7: 4'13"
8: 0'31" 9: 4'41" 10: 0'48" 11: 6'47" 12: 0'43" 13: 0'42" 14: 1'32" 15: 2'45"

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King Lear, Op. 137

ConductorOrchestraRec.LabelNumberNoteRecommendation
ABBADO, ClaudioBerliner Philharmoniker2003Live SupremeLSU1061-2CD-R, Live(25 Apr.).*****
JUROWSKI, MichailRundfunk-Symphonie-Orchester, Berlin1990Capriccio10 397delta-36 000(No. 58)****
SEREBRIER, JoséBelgian Radio Symphony Orchestra1987RCA7763-2-RC
****
SINAISKY, VassilyBBC Philharmonic2002ChandosCHAN 10023
*****

C. Abbado/Berliner Philharmoniker
Total Time: 70'55"
M. Jurowski/Rundfunk-Symphonie-Orchester, Berlin
1 - 5: 0'58" 6 - 9: 1'41" 10: 0'27"
50: 2'41" 51: 2'46" 52: 0'26" 53: 2'59" 54: 3'23" 55: 2'09" 56: 4'12" 57: 2'51" 58: 2'02" 70: 1'05"
J. Serebrier/Belgian Radio Symphony Orchestra
1:   2:   3:   4:   5:   6:   7:   8: 0'40" 9:   10:  
50: 1'54" 51: 2'32" 52:   53: 2'13" 54: 2'42" 55: 1'47" 56: 2'31" 57: 1'48" 58: 2'23" 70: 0'43"
V. Sinaisky/BBC Philharmonic
1:   2:   3:   4:   5:   6:   7:   8: 0'41" 9:   10:  
50: 2'33" 51: 2'39" 52:   53: 2'53" 54: 3'04" 55: 2'21" 56:   57: 2'44" 58:   70: 0'52"

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