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Violin Concerto no 1: 3rd Movement
Performers: Maxim Vengerov (Violin), London Symphony Orchestra, Mstislav Rostropovich (Conductor)
Seven They are Seven
Performers: Yuri Elnikov (tenor), Choirs and Symphony Orchestra of USSR Radio, Rojdestvenski (conductor)
Symphony no 2
Performer: London Symphony Orchestra, Valery Gergiev (conductor)
La pas d'acoer
Performers: Philharmonia Orchestra,
Igor Markevitch (Conductor)
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