Galina Pavlovna Vishnevskaya

Soprano. Born 25 October 1926. Died 11 December 2012
Galina Pavlovna Vishnevskaya
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1926-10-25
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Galina Pavlovna Vishnevskaya

Biography (Wikipedia)

Galina Pavlovna Vishnevskaya (née Ivanova, Russian: Гали́на Па́вловна Вишне́вская; 25 October 1926 – 11 December 2012) was a Russian soprano opera singer and recitalist who was named a People's Artist of the USSR in 1966. She was the wife of cellist Mstislav Rostropovich, and mother to their two daughters, Olga and Elena Rostropovich.

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Benjamin Britten
War Requiem - Libera me, Domine
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War Requiem - Libera me, Domine
Dmitry Shostakovich
Act 1: "Zherebyónok k koby' lke torópitsa" from Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk, Op. 29
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Act 1: "Zherebyónok k koby' lke torópitsa" from Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk, Op. 29
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Evgeny Onegin: End of the Letter Scene Act 1 scene 2
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Evgeny Onegin: End of the Letter Scene Act 1 scene 2
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Amid the din of the ball, Op. 38 no.3
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Amid the din of the ball, Op. 38 no.3
Benjamin Britten
Let us sleep now (War Requiem)
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Let us sleep now (War Requiem)
Benjamin Britten
Dies Irae (War Requiem)
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Dies Irae (War Requiem)
Benjamin Britten
Sanctus (War Requiem)
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Sanctus (War Requiem)
Dmitry Shostakovich
Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District, Op 29 (extract)
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Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District, Op 29 (extract)
Dmitry Shostakovich
Shostakovich: Lady Macbeth Of Mtsensk, Op. 29, Act 2: 'opyat Usnul'(Katerina, Ghost Of Boris)
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Shostakovich: Lady Macbeth Of Mtsensk, Op. 29, Act 2: 'opyat Usnul'(Katerina, Ghost Of Boris)
Modest Mussorgsky
Boris Godunov: Love duet
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Boris Godunov: Love duet

Boris Godunov: Love duet

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Orchestra
National Symphony Orchestra
Dmitry Shostakovich
7 Romances On Poems Of Alexandr Blok Op.127 For Soprano And Piano Trio
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7 Romances On Poems Of Alexandr Blok Op.127 For Soprano And Piano Trio
Benjamin Britten
War Requiem: Lacrimosa; Move him into the sun
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War Requiem: Lacrimosa; Move him into the sun
Benjamin Britten
Let us sleep now...In paradisum from War Requiem
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Let us sleep now...In paradisum from War Requiem
Dmitry Shostakovich
Lady Macbeth Of The Mtsensk District - Katerina's Aria (Act 1)
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Lady Macbeth Of The Mtsensk District - Katerina's Aria (Act 1)
Dmitry Shostakovich
5 Satires Op.109 For Soprano And Piano
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5 Satires Op.109 For Soprano And Piano
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
None but the lonely heart, Op 6 No. 6
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None but the lonely heart, Op 6 No. 6
Sergei Prokofiev
War and Peace: Scene 6
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War and Peace: Scene 6
Benjamin Britten
Dies Irae (War Requiem, excerpt) (feat. London Symphony Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra, Peter Pears & Galina Pavlovna Vishnevskaya)
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Dies Irae (War Requiem, excerpt) (feat. London Symphony Chorus, London Symphony Orchestra, Peter Pears & Galina Pavlovna Vishnevskaya)
Benjamin Britten
War Requiem - Agnus Dei and Let us Sleep (feat. Peter Pears & Galina Pavlovna Vishnevskaya)
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War Requiem - Agnus Dei and Let us Sleep (feat. Peter Pears & Galina Pavlovna Vishnevskaya)
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Past BBC Events

Proms 1976: Prom 30
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Royal Albert Hall
1976-08-15T02:43:20
15
Aug
1976

Proms 1976: Prom 30

Royal Albert Hall

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