Opera

Shchedrin: The Enchanted Wanderer
Mariinsky Chorus & Orchestra/Valery Gergiev
'Valery Gergiev and his forces feel how deeply Russian this Shchedrin opera is'

Issue: 
May 2010
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'Valery Gergiev and his forces feel how deeply Russian this Shchedrin opera is' John Allison

Shchedrin
The Enchanted Wanderer
Sergei Aleksashkin, Evgeny Akimov, Kristina Kapustinskaya; Mariinsky Chorus & Orchestra/Valery Gergiev

Mariinsky MAR 0504 (hybrid CD/SACD) 111:11mins (2 discs)

Audio clip: Shchedrin: The Enchanted Wanderer. 'Flogged Monk' and 'Tatar captivity'

For a full review of this disc, take a look at the May issue of BBC Music Magazine