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Building a Library: Scriabin: Le Poème de l’extase

With Andrew McGregor. Including at 9.30am Building a Library: Scriabin: Poem of Ecstasy. 10.45am Baroque violin and cello repertoire. 11.30am Disc of the Week: Haydn: The Creation.

Building a Library:
Scriabin: Le Poème de l’extase

Reviewer - William Mival

First Choice:

The Philadelphia Orchestra
Conducted by Riccardo Muti
(c/w SCRIABIN: Symphonies 1 - 3; Promethee, le poeme du feu, Op.60)
EMI Classics 7243 567720 2 (3 CDs)
(Budget Price)

Also highly recommended:

USSR State Symphony Orchestra
Evgeny Svetlanov (conductor)
(c/w RIMSKY-KORSAKOV: Mlada: Procession of the Nobles; Scheherezade, Symphonic Suite after "1001 Nights" Op.35)
London Symphony Orchestra
Evgeny Svetlanov (conductor)
BBC BBCL 4121-2 (CD) (Mid Price)

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3 hours, 15 minutes


  • Sat 5 Apr 2008 09:00

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