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Mstislav Rostropovich

Mstislav Rostropovich (cello), Harry Danks (viola) & Hugh Maguire (violin)

BBC Symphony Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Malcolm Sargent

This BBC Legends issue celebrates the playing of Mstislav Rostropovich relatively early in his career. The disc also provides a welcome reminder that, at a time when his reputation has rather... More…

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Contents:

Strauss, R: Don Quixote, Op. 35

42:19
  • BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Sir Malcolm Sargent
  • Mstislav Rostropovich (cello), Harry Danks (viola), Hugh Maguire (violin)
  • Recorded: 25 August 1964
  • Recording Venue: Royal Albert Hall, London

Introduction

5:46

Theme: Don Quixote and Sancho Panza

2:15

Variation 1: Das Abenteur mit den Windmuhlen

2:33
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Variation 2: Der Kampf gegen die Hammelherde

1:33

Variation 3: Gesprache zwischen Ritter und Knappe

8:26

Variation 4: Das Abenteur mit der Prozession von Bussern

1:53

Variation 5: Don Quixotes Wacht in der Sommernacht

4:03

Variation 6: Die verzauberte Dulzinea

1:06

Variation 7: Der Ritt durch die Luft

1:04

Variation 8: Die Fahrt auf dem verzauberten Nachen [Barcarolle]

1:38

Variation 9: Der Kampf gegen die vermeintlichen Zauberer: der Angriff auf die Monche

1:02

Variation 10: Zweikampf mit dem Ritter vom blanken Monde; Heimkehr des geschlagenen Don Quixote

4:47

Finale: Don Quixotes Tod

6:13
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Haydn: Cello Concerto No. 2 in D major, Hob. VIIb:2 (Op. 101)

22:54
  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Mstislav Rostropovich (cello)
  • Recorded: 1 July 1965
  • Recording Venue: Royal Festival Hall, London

I. Allegro moderato

13:18

II. Adagio

4:43

III. Rondo: Allegro

4:53