Though there have been other, arguably better recorded performances of Balakirev's First Symphony, there have been no better Russian performances than this 1971 recording with Evgeny Svetlanov leading the USSR Symphony Orchestra
Album · 2018 · 5 Songs. Symphony N. in D Minor, O. 3: I. Grave - Allegro non troppo. 2. 3: II. Allegro animato.
Album · 2005 · 3 Songs. Symphony No. 1 in C Major: III. Andante - IV. Finale - Allegro moderato. Rachmaninov: Symphony No. 2, The Rock. Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 2, Serenade for String Orchestra in C Major. Béla Bartok: Piano Concerto No. 1960. Tchaikovsky: Suite No. 3. 2012. Arensky: Egyptian Nights Ballet Suite, Op.
As stated in Gramophone February 2007, this recording of the first symphony by Sergei Rachmaninov is just wonderful and highly recommendable.
Miliy Balakirev, The USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Evgeniy Svetlanov In Bohemia. Miliy Balakirev, Philharmonia Orchestra, Evgeniy Svetlanov Symphony No. 2 in D minor. Peter Tchaikovsky, The USSR State Symphony Orchestra, Evgeniy Svetlanov The Nutcracker, Op. 71: Act I. (play).
Tracklist Hide Credits
|A1||Caprice Bohémien, Op 12
Composed By – Rachmaninov*
|Symphony No. 1 In C Major
Composed By – Balakirev*
|A2||First Movement: Largo - Allegro Vivo|
|B1||Second Movement: Scherzo (Vivo)|
|B2||Third Movement: Andante / Fourth Movement: Finale (Allegro Moderato)|
- Record Company – His Master's Voice
- Recorded By – Мелодия
- Manufactured By – EMI Records Ltd.
- Made By – Garrod & Lofthouse Ltd.
- Printed By – Garrod & Lofthouse Ltd.
- Conductor – Yevgeni Svetlanov*
- Liner Notes – Robert Angles
- Orchestra – USSR Symphony Orchestra*
- Producer – Vassily Antonenko* (tracks: A1), Yuri Kokzhayan (tracks: A2 to B2)
Notes℗ 1973 (track A1)
℗ 1975 (tracks A2 to B2)
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Other (Date code on label): 7703
- Matrix / Runout (matrix in brackets on label side A): 2YRM.1426
- Matrix / Runout (matrix in brackets on label side B): 2YRM.1427