Includes performances by the Large Symphony Orchestra of the Russian Federation, the Moscow Radio Symphony Orchestra, and the Moscow State Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Gennadi Rozhdestvensky, Pavel Kogan, Konstantin Ivanov and Sergei Skripka. Symphony No. 2 in C Minor "Little Russian", Op. 17: I. Andante sostenuto - Allegro vivo by Large Symphony Orchestra of the Ministry of Culture, Russian Federation & Gennadi Rozhdestvensky. 2. 30. 17: II. Andantino marziale, quasi moderato.
Symphony No. Large Symphony Orchestra of the Ministry of Culture, Russian Federation & Gennadi Rozhdestvensky. 3. 17: III. Scherzo: allegro molto vivace. 17: IV. Finale: Moderato assai - allegro vivo. 5. 3 in D Major "Polish", Op. 29: I. Moderato assai - Allegro brillante. Soloists, Choir & and Large Symphony Orchestra of Moscow Radio & Gennadi Cherkasov. 6. Moscow: II. Arioso: Moderato con moto. 7. Moscow: III. Chorus: Allegro.
Pathétique, Патетическая (Pateticheskaya). Opus/Catalogue NumberOp. Also arranged for piano 4 hands by Tchaikovsky, 1893 It has become tradition in this Symphony for the 2nd clarinet to double on bass clarinet and play 4 notes for the bassoon, at a point where the bassoon takes over a descending line from the clarinet. Apart from the fact that the "hand over" is smoother when the timbres match, the passage goes to pppppp, which is easier on bass clarinet than on bassoon. N. in C minor, O. 7 (1872, re. 879–80), "Little Russian". in D major, O. 9 (1875), "Polish". in F minor, O. 6 (1877–78). Manfred, O. 8 (1885). in E minor, O. 4 (1888). in B minor, O. 4 (1893), "Pathétique".
17 Little Russian II. Andantino marziale, quasi moderato 06:06. Large Symphony Orchestra of the Ministry of Culture, Russian Federation & Gennadi Rozhdestvensky Symphony No. 2 in C Minor Little Russian, Op. 17 IV. Finale Moderato assai - allegro vivo 10:35. 17 I. Andante sostenuto - Allegro vivo 11:25. 6 in B Minor Path tique, Op. 74 I. Adagio - allegro non troppo 18:35.
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 2 in C minor, Op. 17 was composed in 1872. One of Tchaikovsky's joyful compositions, it was successful right from its premiere and also won the favor of the group of nationalistic Russian composers known as "The Five", led by Mily Balakirev
The St Petra Russian Symphony Orchestra Symphony No. 2 in D minor, Op. 40: I. (play). Large Symphony Orchestra of the Ministry of Culture, Russian Federation & Gennadi Rozhdestvensky "Manfred" Symphony, Op. 58: IV. Allegro con fuoco. 17 Little Russian : III. 29: V.
|A1||I. Andante sostenuto-Allegro vivo||11:35|
|A2||II. Andantino marciale, quasl moderato||6:18|
|B1||III. Scherzo (Allegro molto vivace)||5:10|
|B2||IV. Finale (Moderato assai-Allegro vivo)||10:50|