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Nikolai Myaskovsky: Complete Symphonic Works, Volume 12

Nikolai Myaskovsky: Complete Symphonic Works, Volume 12
Nikolai Myaskovsky: Complete Symphonic Works, Volume 12

Nikolai Myaskovsky: Complete Symphonic Works, Volume 12

Symphony No.16
Symphony No.19

Russian Federation Academic Symphony Orchestra

Evgeny Svetlanov, conductor

Catalogue Number: ALC 1022
Number of Discs: 1
Duration: 70:42



In partnership with UK-based independent label Olympia, Alto is pleased to present the latest volume in the first complete recorded retrospective of Soviet composer Nikolai Myaskovsky’s complete orchestral works, one of the last great recording projects undertaken by Russian conductor Evgeny Svetlanov prior to his death.

Symphony No.16 in F major, Op.39

  • [1] I. Allegro vivace 8:44
  • [2] II. Andante e semplice (quasi allegretto) 10:07
  • [3] III. Sostenuto – Andante marciale, ma sostenuto 14:13
  • [4] IV. Tempo precedente – Allegro, ma non troppo 12:46

Symphony No.19 in E flat major, Op.46
For Wind band

  • [5] I. Maestoso- Allegro giacoso 5:30
  • [6] II. Moderato 6:25
  • [7] III. Andante serioso 7:01
  • [8] IV. Poco maestoso- Vivo 4:37

Time: 70:42
Recorded 1970-93 in the Great Hall Moscow Conservatory by L. Abelian
Mastered for Olympia by Jeffrey Ginn, London
Executive Producer: Jackie Campbell for Olympia
© 2003 Evgeny Svetlanov
© 2003 Olympia CD Ltd, London
Release under license from OlympiaCD Ltd, London