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COMPOSERS: MussorgskyTchaikovsky
LABELS: Virgin
ALBUM TITLE: Mussorgsky/Tchaikovsky
WORKS: Pictures at an exhibition
PERFORMER: Mikhail Pletnev
CATALOGUE NO: 482 0552
Pletnev dazzles in the Mussorgsky, caressing its sublime poetry with a velvet-gloved sensitivity while throttling its chilling angularities into piano-shattering submission. His Tchaikovsky is no less mesmerising. A real classic. Julian Haylock