Rozhdestvensky conducts Balakirev's Symphonies Nos 1 & 2

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Album title:
Balakirev
Composer(s):
Balakirev
Works:
Symphonies Nos 1 & 2
Performer:
Philharmonia/Karajan; Moscow Radio Symphony/Rozhdestvensky
Label:
Praga Digitals
Catalogue Number:
PRD 250 363 (1949-66)
Performance:
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5
Reviewer:
BBC Music Magazine
Rozhdestvensky conducts Balakirev's Symphonies Nos 1 & 2

Western sophistication from Karajan and the Philharmonia in the late 1940s, and Russian dash with blaring trumpets under Rozhdestvensky.

David Nice

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