Rostropovich* conducts Shostakovich*, London Symphony Orchestra* ‎– Shostakovich Festival 1998

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1-1 Adagio Fragment Of 1934 8:06
Symphony No. 4 In C Minor, Op. 43 (64:03)
1-2 I. Allegro Poco Moderato 27:58
1-3 II. Moderato Con Moto 8:35
1-4 III. Finale 27:30
2-1 Five Fragments For Orchestra 13:18
Symphony No. 15 In A Major, Op. 141 (48:19)
2-2 I. Allegretto 8:21
2-3 II. Adagio 16:33
2-4 III. Allegretto 4:16
2-5 IV. Adagio 18:23
Rostropovich Remembers His Life, In Conversation With Jon Tolansky
Voice – Jon Tolansky, Mstislav Rostropovich
3-1 Childhood And Early Life
3-2 Studying With Shostakovich At The Moscow Conservatory
3-3 Prokofiev: Memories And Relationship
3-4 Vaclav Talich And The Dvorak's Cello Concerto
3-5 Britten: Memories And Relationship
3-6 Conducting And Relationship With The LSO
3-7 Discussions With Shostakovich About His Music
3-8 Expulsion From The USSR And Recording Of Shostakovich's Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk
3-9 Shostakovich: Memories And Relationship
3-10 Letter To Pravda Criticizing The Soviet Party

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Recordings from The Shostakovich Festival 1998 at the London Barbican Centre.

Adagio Fragment & Symphony No. 4: 26th February 1998, Source: Live Recording BBC
Five Fragments: 26th February 1998, Symphony No. 15: 28th October 1998, Source: Live Recording BBC.
Rostropovich in Conversation: Recorded in January, 2002, London.

Issued in a hard-back book with outside card folder

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