Russian Ballet Music

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COMPOSERS: Glazunov,Khatchaturian,Shostakovich etc
WORKS: Glazunov: The Seasons; Khatchaturian: Spartacus; Shostakovich, Trot etc
PERFORMER: Philadelphia/Muti; LSO/Khachaturian; RPO/Temirkanov et al
CATALOGUE NO: EMI 949 8242 (1960-88)

Strong performances, such as Khachaturian conducting excerpts from his Spartacus and Svetlanov’s classic account of Glazunov’s The Seasons. Sound, at times, too bright. Christopher Dingle