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REVIEW INDEX
Dmitri Shostakovich

Symphonies 7-9

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Symphony 7

St Petersburg PO/Vladimir Ashkenazy* Decca 4758748 review
Chicago SO/Leonard Bernstein DG 4777587 review review
Boston PO/Leonard Bernstein West Hill WHRA6048 review
WDR SO Cologne/Semyon Bychkov Avie AV0020 review
Hallé/Sir Mark Elder Halle CDHLL7537 review review review
Tchaikovsky SO Moscow Radio/Vladimir Fedoseyev Relief CR991079 review
Rotterdam PO/Valery Gergiev Philips 4708412 review
Mariinsky O/Valery Gergiev Mariinsky MAR0533 review
Russian Ntl O/Paavo Järvi Pentatone PTC5186511 review review review
Russian Federal O/Vakhtang Jordania Angelok CD9915 review
Gürzenich O/Dmitri Kitaienko * Capriccio 71029 review
Beethoven O Bonn/Roman Kofman MDG 93712036 review
Moscow PO/Kirill Kondrashin* Aulos AMC2043 review
Melodiya MELCD1001065 review review
New York PO/Kurt Masur Warner Apex 256465938 review
City of Birmingham SO/Andris Nelsons Orfeo C852121A review review
Royal Liverpool PO/Vasily Petrenko Naxos 8.573057 review review review
USSR State TV and RSO/Gennady Rozhdestvensky Brilliant 9273 review
NBC SO/Leopold Stokowski Music & Arts CD1232 review review
USSR SO/Evgeny Svetlanov Scribendum SC501 review
St Petersburg SO/Yuri Temirkanov Signum SIGCD194 review
Russian PO/Dmitry Yablonsky Naxos 6.110020 review

Symphony 8

Royal PO/Vladimir Ashkenazy* Decca 4758748 review
Russian Ntl O/Paavo Berglund Pentatone PTC5186084 review
WDR SO Cologne/Semyon Bychkov Avie AV0043 review
Milan Giuseppe Verdi SO/Oleg Caetani Arts 477048 review
London Shostakovich O/Christopher Cox Dunelm DRD0261 review
Kirov O/Valery Gergiev Philips 4708412 review
Mariinsky O/Valery Gergiev Mariinsky MAR0525 review review
Russian Festival O/Vakhtang Jordania Angelok CD9932 review
Gürzenich O/Dmitri Kitaienko * Capriccio 71029 review
Beethoven O Bonn/Roman Kofman MDG 33712042 review
MDG 93712046 review
Moscow PO/Kirill Kondrashin* Aulos AMC2043 review
Melodiya MELCD1001065 review review
Atlanta SO/Yoel Levi Telarc CD80291 review
Leningrad PO/Evgeni Mravinsky Regis RRC1250 review
Royal Concertgebouw O/Andris Nelsons Unitel 709908 review
Unitel 710004 review
Boston SO/Andris Nelsons DG 4795201 review review review
Royal Liverpool PO/Vasily Petrenko Naxos 8.572392 review
London SO/Andre Previn EMI 2679692 review
EMI 5090242 review
DG 4778114 review
New York P-SO/Artur Rodzinski Guild GHCD2322 review review
London PO/Gennadi Rozhdestvensky LPO Live LPO0069 review
Chicago SO/Georg Solti ArkivCD 425675 review
London SO/Evgeny Svetlanov BBC Legends BBCL41892 review
Netherlands RSO/Mark Wigglesworth BIS BISSACD1483 review review

Symphony 9

Royal PO/Vladimir Ashkenazy* Decca 4758748 review
Stuttgart RSO/Andrey Boreyko Hanssler 93284 review
Berlin PO/Sergiu Celibidache Audite 21423 review
Freiburg PO/Johannes Fritzsch Athena ATHCD16 review review
Kirov O/Valery Gergiev Philips 4706512 review
Philips 4708412 review
Mariinsky O/Valery Gergiev Mariinsky MAR0524 review review
Gürzenich O/Dmitri Kitaienko * Capriccio 71029 review
Moscow PO/Kirill Kondrashin* Aulos AMC2043 review
Melodiya MELCD1001065 review review
Russian Ntl O/Yakov Kreizberg Pentatone PTC5186096 review
Czech PO/Rafael Kubelik Supraphon SU40802 review
Boston SO/Andris Nelsons DG 4795201 review review review
Royal Liverpool PO/Vasily Petrenko Naxos 8.572167 review review
USSR Ministry of Culture SO/Gennady Rozhdestvensky Brilliant 9273 review
Bavarian RSO/Georg Solti Euroarts 2087898 review
St. Petersburg State Academic SO/Alexander Titov Northern Flowers NFPMA9976 review
Netherlands RPO/Mark Wigglesworth BIS SACD1563
(piano duet) Vicky Yannoula and Jakob Fichert Toccata TOCC0034 review

 

 



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