Composer of the Month
Composer of the month February is Alexander Borodin (1833-1877).
1. Four songs.
Sergei Leiferkus, baritone. Semion Skigin, piano.
Featuring Leonid Gorokov, cello.
2. String Sextet.
Bolshoi Theatre Quartet.
Featuring Sviatoslav Knushevitski, cello and Rudolf Barshai, viola.
3. Symphony no. 2 in B.
The Stuttgart Radio Symphony Orchestra led by Carlos Kleiber.
4a. Romance, for baritone and orchestra.
4b. At the Homes of other Folk, voor mezzo-soprano and orchestra.
Tord Wallström, baritone. Larissa Dyadkova, mezzo-soprano.
Royal Stockholm Philharmonic Orchestra led by Gennadi Rozhdestvenski.