Alto CD

Rachmaninov: Symphony No.2 in E minor (UNEDITED)

Rachmaninov: Symphony No.2 in E minor (UNEDITED) London Symphony Orchestra Gennadi Rozhdestvensky Catalogue Number: ALC 1260 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time 66:14 DDD 1988 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “sings the socks off most versions and stands out from the crowd. I guarantee this will rekindle that first fresh shimmer of discovery, that […]

February 19th, 2015
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Rachmaninov: Complete Symphonies & Concertos

Rachmaninov: Complete Symphonies & Concertos ALSO: Symphonic Dances, Scherzo, Isle of the Dead Gennadi Rozhdestvensky Pavel Kogan Sviatoslav Richter Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli Byron Janis Abbey Simon Antal Dorati Leonard Slatkin Catalogue Number: ALC 6005 Number of Discs: 6 Date/Runtime: 412 mins; 1961-90 A/DDD CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY (Kogan) “vibrant soulful and involving …genuinely […]

November 4th, 2014
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Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 / Nutcracker Suite

Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 / Nutcracker Suite Gennadi Rozhdestvensky / USSR Ministry of Culture Large Symphony Orchestra / Pavel Kogan / Moscow State Symphony Orchestra Catalog Number: ALC 1106 Number of Discs: 1 Released: January 2011 A fiery reading of Tchaikovsky’s final symphony from the end of the Soviet era CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER […]

June 2nd, 2011
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Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.5 / Moscow Cantata

Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.5 / Moscow Cantata Gennadi Rozhdestvensky / USSR Ministry of Culture Large Symphony Orchestra * Gennadi Cherkasov / Radio Moscow Large Symphony Orchestra and Chorus Catalog Number: ALC 1105 Number of Discs: 1 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY On Rozhdestvensky’s previous recorded version of Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 5: “Fine rasping brass … […]

June 2nd, 2011
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Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.4 / Serenade for Strings

Tchaikovsky: Symphony No.4 / Serenade for Strings* Gennadi Rozhdestvensky / USSR Ministry of Culture Large Symphony Orchestra * Vladimir Fedoseyev / Radio Moscow Large Symphony Orchestra Catalog Number: ALC 1104 Number of Discs: 1 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY On Rozhdestvensky’s recorded versions of Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 4: “First-class… a very striking performance, Russian […]

June 2nd, 2011
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Tchaikovsky: Symphonies Nos. 2 “Little Russian” and 3 “Polish”

Tchaikovsky: Symphonies Nos. 2 “Little Russian” and 3 “Polish” Gennadi Rozhdestvensky / Russian Federation Large Symphony Orchestra Catalogue Number: ALC 1103 Number of Discs: CD Urgent early Tchaikovsky led by a Russian podium legend. CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY Critics have hailed the first three releases in Alto’s survey of the Tchaikovsky Symphonies conducted […]

June 2nd, 2011
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