Rostropovitch plays Cello Concertos & Russian Encores - CD




Classic recordings originally issued on HMV & M-K in the 1960s from Mstislav Rostropovitch (cello) with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra (Prokofiev) & Philharmonia Orchestra (Saint-Saëns) conducted by Sir Malcolm Sargent, & the USSR State Symphony Orchestra (Glazunov: Mélodie) & Moscow Youth Symphony Orchestra (Glazunov: Chant du Ménestrel & Tchaikovsky) conducted by Kirill Kondrashin. Reissued Alto, 2021.

Prokofiev - Sinfonia Concertante in E minor for cello & orchestra op.125

Glazunov - Mélodie for cello & orchestra in D op.20 no.1

Chant du Ménestrel op.71

Tchaikovsky - Pezzo capriccioso op.62 for cello & orchestra

Saint-Saëns - Cello Concerto no.1 in A minor op.33