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Glazunov: Symphonies Nos 4 and 5; The Seasons (excerpts)

PRD/DSD 350 129

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Playing time: 79'23"
Tracks: 14
Booklet pages: 8
© 2016 AMC Paris
Reviewer: Gerald Fenech
Review of Glazunov: Symphonies Nos 4 and 5; The Seasons (excerpts) published on 30 January 2017

Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra
Yevgeny Mravinsky, conductor

Alexander Glazunov (1865-1936):

Symphony No 5 in B flat, Op 55 (1895)
1 Moderato maestoso - Allegro
2 Scherzo
3 Andante
4 Allegro maestoso

Symphony No 4 in E flat, Op 48 (1893)
5 Andante - Allegro moderato
6 Scherzo
7 Andante - Allegro

The Seasons, ballet music Op 67 (1900) (excerpts)
8 Scene I - Winter - Introduction
9 Scene II - Spring
10 Scene III - Summer
11 Scene IV - Autumn Bacchanal
12 Seasons - Entrance
13 Bacchanal (2)
14 Scene and Apotheosis

Recorded in Philharmonic Hall, Leningrad, Russia on 2 March 1948 (Symphony No 4), 28 September 1968 (Symphony No 5) and 28 September 1969, during a ballet festival (The Seasons)

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