kompozytor
Shostakovich, Dmitry
tytuł
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 7 "Leningrad"
wykonawcy
Hallé;
Elder, Mark;
nr katalogowy
HLL 7537
opis
The timely release of a stunning live recording of one of the most iconic works of the symphonic repertoire from Hallé on top form under their Music Director Sir Mark Elder. First performed on 1 March 1942, with the world in the grip of an unprecedented conflict, the symphony’s apparent message of resistance and ultimate victory provided audiences with an intoxicating emblem of hope and defiance. Shortly after the Nazi blockade of Leningrad (now St Petersburg) began in September 1941, Shostakovich and other members of the artistic elite were airlifted out of the city in the interests of their safety. He completed the score of the ‘Leningrad’ Symphony, dedicating it to the besieged people of his home city, hundreds of thousands of whom were to be starved or bombed to death that winter. As a result of the work’s far-reaching success, Shostakovich became not just a national but an international icon; at home winning the coveted Stalin Prize First Class and abroad gaining huge international attention. Whilst official political and media channels portrayed the piece as a rallying call in the fight against Nazism, Shostakovich subsequently revealed that much of it was composed in his head before the war, and claimed that it was as much a response to Stalin’s brutality during the notorious purges of the 1930s. The symphony is scored for vast orchestral forces, including an extensive battery of percussion, a piano, two harps and an array of extra brass instruments that strengthen the climactic moments in the first, third and fourth movements and which are used to great effect in this live recording of the acclaimed opening concert of Hallé’s current season. Recording taken live from Bridgewater Hall, Manchester under multi-award winning Hallé producer Steve Portnoi with recorded sound fully capturing the drama of the live concert experience. With music at turns menacing and melancholic, passionate and powerful the work concludes with an exultant hymn of triumph and with victory over tyranny, perhaps as appropriate an aspiration now as it ever was.
nośnik
CD
gatunek
Muzyka klasyczna
producent
Hallé


(Produkt nie został jeszcze oceniony)

cena 58,00

Produkt na zamówienie

Wysyłka ustalana indywidualnie.

Darmowa wysyłka dla zamówień powyżej 300 zł!

Darmowy kurier dla zamówień powyżej 500 zł!

sprawdź koszty wysyłki

Produktu jeszcze nie zrecenzowano, chcesz być pierwszy?

Klienci, którzy kupili ten produkt, kupili również

Butterworth, George

George Butterworth: Songs - A Shropshire Lad, Folksongs from Sussex

8.572426

Vivaldi, Antonio

Suonate da camera op. 1 / Enrico Gatti

GCD 921203

Brahms, Johannes, Schubert, Franz

Schubert: Schwanengesang; Brahms: Acht Zigeunerlieder

8.573815

BLUE NOTE - A Story of Modern Jazz

DVD 2005678

Chopin, Fryderyk, Elsner, Joseph

Chopin & Elsner: Fortepiano Trios

PH 16069

Steffani, Agostino

Steffani: Lagrime Dolorose, Secular Cantatas

94299

różni kompozytorzy

Ysaye, Prokofiev, Manzoli: Works for Two Violins

CDS 7738

Lipiński, Karol Józef

Lipiński: String Trios, Op. 8 and Op. 12

8.573776

Godowsky, Leopold

Godowsky: Walzermasken - Piano Music Vol. 10

8.225276

Howells, Herbert

Howells: Stabat Mater Te Deum Sine nomine

8.573176

Beethoven, Ludwig van

Beethoven: Piano Sonata No. 3, Ravel: Valses nobles et sentimentales, Chopin

ICAC 5095

Piazzolla, Astor

Piazzolla: Histoire du Tango

FUG 608

Tchaikovsky, Piotr

Tchaikovsky: Pique Dame

801504

Villa-Lobos, Heitor

Villa-Lobos: Symphonies Nos. 8; 9; 11

8.573777

Monteverdi, Claudio

Monteverdi: Vespro

Alpha 552

Pozostałe płyty tego kompozytora

Shostakovich, Dmitry

Shostakovich: Symphony 9 Piano Trio No. 2 String Quartet No. 3

PRD 250319

Shostakovich, Dmitry

Quintessence Shostakovich: Complete String Quartets

96047

Shostakovich, Dmitry

Shostakovich: Preludes & Fugues (2 CD)

HMC 902019.20

Shostakovich, Dmitry

Shostakovich: Symphony No. 14

8.573132

Shostakovich, Dmitry

Shostakovich: Piano Concertos Nos. 1 & 2, Piano Quintet in G minor

LPO-0053

Shostakovich, Dmitry, Kissin, Evgeny

Shostakovich & Kissin: String Quartets

NI 5970

Beethoven, Ludwig van, Shostakovich, Dmitry

Beethoven: Quatuor n. 10, Shostakovich quartor n.5

ZZT 080702

Shostakovich, Dmitry

Shostakovich: Symphonies Nos. 5 and 9

8.572167

Shostakovich, Dmitry

Shostakovich: Symphony No. 11 "The Year 1905"

8.572082

Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, Shostakovich, Dmitry

Shostakovich & Mozart: Piano Concertos

PH 17086

Shostakovich, Dmitry

Shostakovich: Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk

DVD 101387

Shostakovich, Dmitry, Weinberg, Mieczysław

Shostakovich: Chamber Symphonies Weinberg: Concertino

CCS SA 34313

Shostakovich, Dmitry

Shostakovich: Symphony No. 6; Sinfonietta

Alpha 389

Shostakovich, Dmitry

Shostakovich: Jazz & Ballet Suites; Film Music

6735

Shostakovich, Dmitry

Shostakovich: String Quartets Nos. 5 8 & 11

EVCD 018

Pozostałe płyty tego wykonawcy

Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus, Shostakovich, Dmitry

Shostakovich & Mozart: Piano Concertos

PH 17086

Shostakovich, Dmitry

Shostakovich: Symphony No. 13; Prokofiev: October, Cantata

PRD350089

Mahler, Gustav

Mahler: Symphony No. 9

HLD 7541

Elgar, Edward

Elgar: The Wand of Youth Suites; Salut d’Amour

HLL 7548

Shostakovich, Dmitry

Shostakovich: The Complete String Quartets

Alpha 226

Sibelius, Jean

Sibelius: Symphonies Nos. 5 & 7 En Saga

HLL 7543

Shostakovich, Dmitry

Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5; Four Romances

HLL 7550

Shostakovich, Dmitry

Shostakovich, Schnittke, Desyatnikov, Shchedrin: Cello Sonatas

MEL CD 10 02452

Shostakovich, Dmitry

Shostakovich: Violin Concertos 1 & 2

ODE 1239-2

Shostakovich, Dmitry

Shostakovich: String Quartets Vol. IV - Nos. 13, 14 & 15 + Schnittke

CDR 90000 145

Vaughan Williams, Ralph

Vaughan Williams: Symphonies Nos. 6 & 4

HLL 7547

Matthews, Colin

Matthews: No Man's Land, Aftertone, Crossing the Alps

HLL 7538

Shostakovich, Dmitry, Weinberg, Mieczysław

Shostakovich: Quartets Nos. 9-12, Weinberg: Quartet No. 6

CDR 90000 138

Shostakovich, Dmitry

Shostakovich: Three Chamber Symphonies

8.573466