Russian Orchestral Works by Tchaikovsky, Borodin and Rachmaninov

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COMPOSERS: Borodin,Rachmaninov,Tchaikovksy
LABELS: Eloquence
ALBUM TITLE: Russian Orchestral Works
WORKS: Rachmaninov: The Rock*; Tchaikovsky: Francesca da Rimini; Borodin: Symphony No. 2
PERFORMER: Orchestra de la Suisse Romande/Silvio Varviso; *LPO/Walter Weller
CATALOGUE NO: 482 2888 (1967/*74)


Varviso’s Borodin No.  2, raw and spirited, is now outclassed by superior budget alternatives.His Tchaikovsky, rich in dread and melodrama, is short on tenderness. Weller conducts a decent Rock.


Daniel Jaffé