Alexander Konstantinovich Glazunov: Les (The Forest), Op. 19
The Forest, Op. 19
“This disc demonstrates the very best of Glazunov's output. The symphony is dramatically romantic, with huge tunes and top-drawer orchestration. The accompanying tone poem, no less effectively scored, betrays his tendency to overplay a shallow idea. Alexander Anissimov draws direct performances from his Moscow forces…”
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