Alto CD

Prokofiev: Romeo & Juliet Suites 1 & 2, Symphony No.1, Lieutenant Kije (suite)

Prokofiev: Romeo & Juliet Suites 1 & 2, Symphony No.1, Lieutenant Kije (suite) Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Yuri Simonov Catalogue Number: ALC 1258 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time, 71:43 32 bit digital, 1996 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY “The Suites don’t conform to the order of their playing in the full ballet and often […]

February 14th, 2014
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Górecki – Symphony No.3 ‘Of Sorrowful Songs’ / 3 Pieces in Olden Style

Górecki Yuri Simonov Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Catalogue Number: ALC 1204 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: Time: 63:21 DDD 1995 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY Symphony No.3 ‘Of Sorrowful Songs’ / 3 Pieces in Olden Style Symphony No.3 (1976) [1] Lento-sostenuto tranquillo ma cantabile 27:57 (15th Century Lament) [2] Lento e Largo-tranquillissimo- cantabillissimo-dolcissimo legatissimo 9:22 […]

September 3rd, 2012
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Richard Wagner (1813-83) Favourite Overtures and Preludes

Richard Wagner (1813-83) Favourite Overtures and Preludes Philharmonia Orchestra conductor Yuri Simonov Catalogue Number: ALC 1165 Number of Discs: 1 Date/Runtime: DDD, 68:14, 1989 “If you want a spectacular modern digital recording of Wagnerian orchestral excerpts, this is hard to beat…” (Penguin Guide 3 stars) “from the most exciting modern collection of Wagner’s “purple patches” […]

July 2nd, 2011
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Khachaturian Ballet Suites

Khachaturian Ballet Suites Yuri Simonov Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Catalogue Number: ALC 1080 Number of Discs: 1 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY Aram Khachaturian’s ballet scores were among the most successful of the Soviet era, and the ballet suites also found enormous popularity in the concert hall. The famous Sabre Dance from gayne fou8nd its […]

May 26th, 2011
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Wagner: Orchestral Favorites

Wagner   Orchestral Favorites Yuri Simonov / Philharmonia Orchestra Catalogue Number: ALC 1065 Number of Discs: 1 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY *** [3 stars] If you want a spectacular modern digital recording of Wagnerian orchestral excerpts, this is hard to beat!–Penguin Guide Bolt down your speakers! Yuri Simonov and the Philharmonia Orchestra unleash […]

May 25th, 2011
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Berlioz: Symphonie Fantastique

Berlioz Symphonie Fantastique Sir Charles Mackerras / Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Yuri Simonov / Alexander Gibson Catalogue Number: ALC 1064 Number of Discs: 1 CLICK TO CHANGE IMAGE: COVER INLAY The incomparable Sir Charles Mackerras leads the Royal Philharmonic in a supercharged recording of Berlioz’s most popular work. Also includes Berlioz’s most popular short works conducted […]

May 25th, 2011
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