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Nikolai Myaskovsky: Complete Symphonic Works, Volume 14

Nikolai Myaskovsky: Complete Symphonic Works, Volume 14
Nikolai Myaskovsky: Complete Symphonic Works, Volume 14

Nikolai Myaskovsky: Complete Symphonic Works, Volume 14

Symphony No.23
Symphony No.24

Russian Federation Academic Symphony Orchestra

Evgeny Svetlanov, conductor

Catalogue Number: ALC 1024
Number of Discs: 1
Duration: 72:36



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. This authorized release of these landmark recordings features authoritative liner notes by Per Skans, Tommy Persson and Jeffrey Davis.

Symphony No.23 in G sharp major, Op.41

  • [1] I. Lento (15:17)
  • [2] II. Andante molto sostenuto (10:23)
  • [3] III. Allegretto vivace (7:47)


Symphony No.24 in F minor, Op.63 “To the Memory of Vladimir Derzhanovsky”

  • [4] I. Allegro deciso (12:00)
  • [5] II. Molto sostenuto (14:43)
  • [6] III. Allegro appassionnato (12:13)

Total playing time: 72:36

Recorded in the Great Hall Moscow Conservatory (L. Abelian)
Mastered for Olympia by Jeffrey Ginn, London
Executive Producer: Jackie Campbell for Olympia
© 2003 Evgeny Svetlanov © 2003 Olympia CD Ltd, London
Licensed from Olympia CD, London