Music For Cello And Orchestra

Artist: Mstislav Rostropovich
Format: 2CD
Bar-code: 5060294540229
Cat No: M2CD022

£5.99

Considered by many as one of the greatest Cellists of the 20th Century, he started his musical career as a Pianist (and former student of Shostakovich) before
studying Cello under his Uncle Semyon Kozolupov. Marking the 95th birthday of Mstislav Leopoldovich Rostropovich in 2022, we have collected together some of
legendary cellist ‘s finest recordings; Dvorak: Cello Concerto in B Minor, Opus. 104 (Recorded in 1952 with the Czech Philharmonic Orchestra and Conducted by
Vaclav Talich) and Schumann: Cello Concerto, Opus 129 (Recorded in 1957 with the Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra and Conducted by Gennadi Rozhdestvensky).

CD One

Dvorak:
Cello Concerto in B Minor, Op.104

1. 1st Mvt. Allegro
2. 2nd Mvt.Adagio, ma non troppo
3. 3rd Mvt. Finale. Allegro moderato with the Czech Philharmonic
Orchestra, Conducted by Vaclav Talich, Recorded in1952

 

CD Two

Schumann:
Cello Concerto Op.129

1. 1st. Mvt. Nicht zu schnell
2. 2nd Mvt. Langsam
3. 3rd Mvt. Sehr lebhaft with the Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra
conducted by Gennadi Roshdestvensky, Rec.1961
4. Tchaikovsky: Variations on a Rococo Theme for cello and orchestra,
op.33 with the Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra, Conducted by
Gennadi Rozhdestvensky, Recorded in1957