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Svjatoslav Richter - Mussorgsky - Tchaikovsky

PRD/DSD 350 076

DSD
Mono and Stereo bi-channel
DIGITALLY REMASTERED

Playing time: 79'01"
Tracks: 23
Booklet pages: 8
© 2016 AMC Paris
Reviewer: Geoff Pearce
Review of Svjatoslav Richter - Mussorgsky - Tchaikovsky published on 4 January 2017

Svjatoslav Richter, piano

Modest Mussorgsky (1839-1881):

Pictures at an Exhibition
1 Promenade
2 Gnomus
3 Promenade
4 Il vecchio castello
5 Promenade
6 Les Tuileries
7 Bydlo
8 Promenade
9 Ballet des poussins dans leur coque
10 Samuel Goldenberg and Schmuyle
11 Promenade
12 Limoges, le marché
13 Catacombae: Sepulchrum romanum
14 La Cabane sur des pattes de poule
15 La Grand Porte de Kiev

Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (1840-1893):

Grand Piano Sonata Op 37(a) in G (1878)
16 Moderato e risoluto
17 Andante non troppo, quasi moderato - Moderato con animazione
18 Scherzo. Allegro giocoso
19 Finale. Allegro vivace

The Seasons, Op 37b, pieces for piano (1876-7)
20 No 5 May Nights - andantino - Allegro giocoso
21 No 6 June Barcarolle - Andante cantabile
22 No 11 November Troïka - Allegro moderato
23 No 1 January Am Kamin - Moderato semplice ma espressivo

Recorded live in Prague on 14 November 1956 (1-15, previously PR 254 054), Moscow on 6 December 1954 (16-19) and New York on 25 October 1960 (20-23)

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