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Prokofiev: Ivan the Terrible - Frank Strobel

C5311 (2 discs)

NEW RELEASE

Playing time: [67'49"/49'21" - TT 117'10"]
Tracks: 22 + 26
Booklet pages: 44 + 4
© 2018 Capriccio
Reviewer: Gerald Fenech
Review of Prokofiev: Ivan the Terrible - Frank Strobel published on 18 May 2018

Listen: Prokofiev: Wonderful is God (Ivan the Terrible) (CD2 track 11, 0:00-0:40)

Marina Prudenskaya, alto
Alexander Vinogradov, bass
Rundfunkchor Berlin
Anne Bretschneider, soprano
Judith Simonis, alto
Roksolana Chraniuk, alto
Rustam Samedov, chorus master
Rundfunk-Sinfonieorchester Berlin
Frank Strobel, conductor

Sergey Prokofiev:

Ivan the Terrible (Ivan Grozny) - Epic film by Sergey Eisenstein with music for soloists, choir and orchestra, Op 116 - first complete new recording of the reconstructed original score

CD1

1 Prologue
2 Overture
3 Kyrie eleison
4 Sonfrony's Cherubic Song
5 May he live forever!
6 Sonfrony's Cherubic Song
7 Hallelujah
8 Song of Praise
9 Ivan's Tent - Riot
10 Riot
11 The Entrance of the Tartars - Overture
12 Cannon are brought to Kazan - Ivan's Tent - The Tartar
13 The Cannoneers - The Tartars
14 Ivan's Tent
15 Kurbsky's Trumpets - The Attack
16 My Soul - Most Merciful Lord
17 Ivan pleads with the Boyars
18 The Tartar Steppes
19 Anastasia is poisoned - Anastasia's Illness
20 Eternal Remembrance - With all the Saints
21 Anastasia is poisoned - Ivan at Anastasia's Coffin
22 Chorus No 1 - The Oath of the Oprichniki - Come back!

CD2

1 Overture
2 Fanfares - Polonaise
3 Overture - Orderly Dance
4 The Death of Glinskaya
5 Ivan's Tent - Overture
6 Shuisky and the Keepers of the Hounds - The Death of Glinskaya
7 Anastasia is poisoned
8 The Death of Glinskaya
9 Do not weep for me, Mother
10 You were told, Judas
11 Wonderful is God - We are innocent and at their mercy
12 Overture
13 We are innocent and at their mercy
14 The Death of Glinskaya
15 Song of the Beaver
16 Shuisky and the Keepers of the Hounds
17 Chaotic Dance - Orderly Dance
18 Song of the Oprichniki - Orderly Dance - Shuisky and the Keepers of the Hounds
19 Orderly Dance
20 Song of the Oprichniki
21 My Soul
22 The Oath and Song of the Oprichniki - Chorus No 2 - Vladimir's Murder
23 The Entrance of Ivan
24 Song of the Beaver
25 The Oath of the Oprichniki
26 Come back!

Recorded Saal 1, Haus des Rundfunks, Berlin, Germany

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