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Dmitri Shostakovich, St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra, Vladimir Ashkenazy - Symphony No. 7 "Leningrad" Album


Performer: Dmitri Shostakovich, St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra, Vladimir Ashkenazy
Genre: Classical
Title: Symphony No. 7 "Leningrad"
Country: Russia
Label: ООО «Юниверсал Мьюзик», Decca
Catalog Number: 460502601618
FLAC version ZIP size: 2555 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1588 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 2631 mb
Rating: 4.3
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Tracklist

1Shostakovich Broadcasts From Besieged Leningrad in 1941. 0:54
2II. Moderato (Poco Allegretto)10:43
3IV. Allegro Non Troppo16:40
4I. Allegretto26:24
5 Symphony No.7
6 Symphony No.7 in C Major, Op. 60 "Leningrad"
7III. Adagio15:41

Versions

CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
448 814-2Shostakovich, St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra, Vladimir Ashkenazy Shostakovich, St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra, Vladimir Ashkenazy - Symphony No. 7 "Leningrad" ‎(CD, Album)Decca448 814-2UK & Europe1997

Credits

  • ConductorVladimir Ashkenazy
  • OrchestraSt Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra

Barcodes

  • Barcode (Printed): 4 605026 016187
  • Barcode (Scanned): 4605026016187

Album

The Leningrad première of Shostakovich's Symphony No. 7 took place on 9 August 1942 during the Second World War, while the city of Leningrad now St. Petersburg was under siege by Nazi German forces. Dmitri Shostakovich had intended the piece to be premièred by the Leningrad Philharmonic Orchestra, but because of the siege, that group was evacuated from the city, as was the composer himself. The world première of the symphony was held on 5 March 1942 in Kuybyshev with the Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra. These were: the St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra , and the NHK Symphony Orchestra from Tokyo , and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, who recorded all the other Symphonies. and the NHK Symphony Orchestra from Tokyo , and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, who recorded all the other Symphonies. Dmitri Shostakovichs Symphony No. 7 in C major, Op. 60, titled Leningrad, was completed in Samara in December 1941 and premiered in that city on March 5, 1942. At first dedicated to Lenin, it was eventually submitted in honor of the besieged city of Leningrad, where it was first played under dire circumstances on August 9, 1942, with the siege by Axis and Finnish forces ongoing. The Leningrad soon became popular in both the Soviet Union and the West as a symbol of resistance to fascism, thanks in. Shostakovich: Symphony No. 7, Leningrad. Vladimir Ashkenazy, St. Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra. Leo Tolstoy's Anna Karenina. Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 5 Serenade for Strings. Philharmonia Orchestra, St. Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra, Vladimir Ashkenazy. 7 'Leningrad' - Vladimir Ashkenazy, St. 7 'Leningrad'. St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra: все альбомы, включая Ravel: Mother Goose, La Valse - Stravinsky: The Rite of Spring , Rimsky-Korsakov: The Invisible City of Kitezh, Sheherazade , Tchaikovsky: Swan Lake - Symphony No. 7: 'Leningrad'. Get album. San Francisco Ballet Orchestra. 23,675 listeners. Victor Fedotov, Mariinsky Theatre Symphony orchestra. 16,653 listeners. New Philharmonia Orchestra. 35,672 listeners. Sinfonia Of London. 6,214 listeners. View all similar artists. St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra founded in 1882 read the annotation to avoid incorrect use. conductor: Vladimir Ashkenazy Russian-Icelandic conductor and pianist. recording of: Symphony no. 7 in C major, op. 60 Leningrad: I. composer: Дмитрий Дмитриевич Шостакович composer until 1941-12-27. orchestra: St Petersburg Philharmonic Orchestra founded in 1882 read the annotation to avoid incorrect use tracks 25. spoken vocals: Dmitri Shostakovich composer track 1. The Toronto Symphony Orchestra TSO is a Canadian orchestra based in Toronto, Ontario. Founded in 1922, the TSO gave regular concerts at Massey Hall until 1982, and since then has performed at Roy Thomson Hall. The TSO also manages the Toronto Symphony Youth Orchestra TSYO. Peter Oundjian became the TSO's music director in 2003. Songs in album Toronto Symphony Orchestra - Shostakovich: Symphony No. 7 Leningrad 2008. Toronto Symphony Orchestra - Allegretto. Toronto Symphony Orchestra - Moderato - Poco Allegretto. Dmitri Shostakovich Symphony No 7 C major Leningrad BBC National. Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra Conducted by Kirill Kondrashin I. Allegretto II