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 Offer Shostakovich - The Girlfriends

World première recordings

Celia Sheen (solo theremin), Kamil Barczewski (bass)

Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra, Camerata Silesia, Mark Fitz-Gerald

This is a significant new release of mostly minor Shostakovich rarities - painstakingly restored by Mark Fitz-Gerald, faultlessly delivered by first-class Polish musicians in bright, clear sound... More…

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Contents: MP3320

Shostakovich: Podrugi (Girl Friends), Op. 41a (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

46:13
$24.15
  • Camerata Silesia, Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
  • Mark Fitz-Gerald
  • Agnieszka Bochenek-Osiecka (soprano), Aleksandra Poniszowska (soprano), Elzbieta Starczynowska (soprano), Sabina Myrczek (alto), Adam Myrczek (bass), Celia Sheen (theremin)
  • Recorded: 27 - 30 August 2008 and 20 - 22 September 2008
  • Recording Venue: Grzegorz Fitelberg Concert Hall, Katowice, Poland

Introduction (opening credits)

3:02
$1.05

The Year 1914: The workers' residential block and factory gates

2:08
$1.05

The families wait for the strikers to return

3:37
$1.05
Show 20 remaining tracks for Shostakovich: Podrugi (Girl Friends), Op. 41a (reconstructed...

The Inn of the Keys to Happiness

2:24
$1.05

The children attempt to sing their poppy song (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

2:56
$1.05

By the river: Revolutionary song Zamuchen tiazheloi nevolei (Tormented by a Lack of Freedom) (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

0:50
$1.05

Fanfare (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

0:26
$1.05

The story of Silych's son, Ivan

2:16
$1.05

Zamuchen tiazheloi nevolei (Tormented by a Lack of Freedom) (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

5:11
$1.05

The Year 1919, Russian Civil War - Fanfare and Organ Voluntary (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

1:35
$1.05

Internationale: The girls leave for war (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

2:03
$1.05

The girls attend to the wounded soldiers on the battlefield (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

1:46
$1.05

Alla Marcia: The town of Pushkin has been taken by the enemy (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

1:08
$1.05

Internationale: The girls and the wounded soldiers retreat by train

1:46
$1.05

Zoya in the snowy forest (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

1:45
$1.05

The Forester's Hut

2:50
$1.05

Fanfare: Andrei arrives with news from the front (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

0:29
$1.05

Fanfare (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

0:46
$1.05

The girls find a chicken

1:56
$1.05

Natasha and Zoya sing a nostalgic song, Gde eti tyoplie nochi (Where are those warm nights?) (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

1:48
$1.05

Natasha and Zoya are rescued (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

1:40
$1.05

Fanfare: Andrei and Senka arrive (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

0:38
$1.05

Andrei's closing words

3:13
$1.05
Hide 20 tracks for Shostakovich: Podrugi (Girl Friends), Op. 41a (reconstructed...

Shostakovich: Prav', Britaniya (Rule, Britannia), Op. 28

8:41
$6.30
  • Camerata Silesia, Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
  • Mark Fitz-Gerald
  • Recorded: 27 - 30 August 2008 and 20 - 22 September 2008
  • Recording Venue: Grzegorz Fitelberg Concert Hall, Katowice, Poland

Internationale

1:40
$1.05

Infantry March

1:50
$1.05

Along the Soviet Route

1:06
$1.05

Protest (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

2:27
$1.05

Raising the Banner

0:36
$1.05

The Banners Flap in the Wind

1:02
$1.05

Shostakovich: Salyut, Ispaniya (Salute to Spain), Op. 44

10:42
$9.45
  • Camerata Silesia, Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
  • Mark Fitz-Gerald
  • Kamil Barczewski (bass)
  • Recorded: 27 - 30 August 2008 and 20 - 22 September 2008
  • Recording Venue: Grzegorz Fitelberg Concert Hall, Katowice, Poland

Fanfare I

0:11
$1.05

March of the Officers

1:36
$1.05

Fanfare II

0:09
$1.05
Show 6 remaining tracks for Shostakovich: Salyut, Ispaniya (Salute to Spain), Op. 44

Anon.: A las barricadas! (To the Barricades!) (arranged by M. Fitz-Gerald)

1:16
$1.05

Song of Rosita

2:34
$1.05

Fanfare III

0:12
$1.05

attrib. I. S. Aturov: Po dolinam i po vzgor'yam (Along the valleys and over the hills) (arranged by M. Fitz-Gerald)

1:07
$1.05

Reminiscence of the Song of Rosita

0:55
$1.05

Lucia's Funeral March

2:42
$1.05
Hide 6 tracks for Shostakovich: Salyut, Ispaniya (Salute to Spain), Op. 44

Shostakovich: Symphonic Movement (1st version of Symphony no. 9)

6:38
$1.05
  • Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
  • Mark Fitz-Gerald
  • Recorded: 21 September 2008
  • Recording Venue: Grzegorz Fitelberg Concert Hall, Katowice, Poland

Symphonic Fragment (1st version of Symphony no. 9)

6:38
$1.05

Contents: FLAC44100

Shostakovich: Podrugi (Girl Friends), Op. 41a (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

46:13
$28.75
  • Camerata Silesia, Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
  • Mark Fitz-Gerald
  • Agnieszka Bochenek-Osiecka (soprano), Aleksandra Poniszowska (soprano), Elzbieta Starczynowska (soprano), Sabina Myrczek (alto), Adam Myrczek (bass), Celia Sheen (theremin)
  • Recorded: 27 - 30 August 2008 and 20 - 22 September 2008
  • Recording Venue: Grzegorz Fitelberg Concert Hall, Katowice, Poland

Introduction (opening credits)

3:02
$1.25

The Year 1914: The workers' residential block and factory gates

2:08
$1.25

The families wait for the strikers to return

3:37
$1.25
Show 20 remaining tracks for Shostakovich: Podrugi (Girl Friends), Op. 41a (reconstructed...

The Inn of the Keys to Happiness

2:24
$1.25

The children attempt to sing their poppy song (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

2:56
$1.25

By the river: Revolutionary song Zamuchen tiazheloi nevolei (Tormented by a Lack of Freedom) (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

0:50
$1.25

Fanfare (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

0:26
$1.25

The story of Silych's son, Ivan

2:16
$1.25

Zamuchen tiazheloi nevolei (Tormented by a Lack of Freedom) (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

5:11
$1.25

The Year 1919, Russian Civil War - Fanfare and Organ Voluntary (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

1:35
$1.25

Internationale: The girls leave for war (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

2:03
$1.25

The girls attend to the wounded soldiers on the battlefield (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

1:46
$1.25

Alla Marcia: The town of Pushkin has been taken by the enemy (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

1:08
$1.25

Internationale: The girls and the wounded soldiers retreat by train

1:46
$1.25

Zoya in the snowy forest (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

1:45
$1.25

The Forester's Hut

2:50
$1.25

Fanfare: Andrei arrives with news from the front (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

0:29
$1.25

Fanfare (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

0:46
$1.25

The girls find a chicken

1:56
$1.25

Natasha and Zoya sing a nostalgic song, Gde eti tyoplie nochi (Where are those warm nights?) (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

1:48
$1.25

Natasha and Zoya are rescued (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

1:40
$1.25

Fanfare: Andrei and Senka arrive (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

0:38
$1.25

Andrei's closing words

3:13
$1.25
Hide 20 tracks for Shostakovich: Podrugi (Girl Friends), Op. 41a (reconstructed...

Shostakovich: Prav', Britaniya (Rule, Britannia), Op. 28

8:41
$7.50
  • Camerata Silesia, Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
  • Mark Fitz-Gerald
  • Recorded: 27 - 30 August 2008 and 20 - 22 September 2008
  • Recording Venue: Grzegorz Fitelberg Concert Hall, Katowice, Poland

Internationale

1:40
$1.25

Infantry March

1:50
$1.25

Along the Soviet Route

1:06
$1.25

Protest (reconstructed by M. Fitz-Gerald)

2:27
$1.25

Raising the Banner

0:36
$1.25

The Banners Flap in the Wind

1:02
$1.25

Shostakovich: Salyut, Ispaniya (Salute to Spain), Op. 44

10:42
$11.25
  • Camerata Silesia, Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
  • Mark Fitz-Gerald
  • Kamil Barczewski (bass)
  • Recorded: 27 - 30 August 2008 and 20 - 22 September 2008
  • Recording Venue: Grzegorz Fitelberg Concert Hall, Katowice, Poland

Fanfare I

0:11
$1.25

March of the Officers

1:36
$1.25

Fanfare II

0:09
$1.25
Show 6 remaining tracks for Shostakovich: Salyut, Ispaniya (Salute to Spain), Op. 44

Anon.: A las barricadas! (To the Barricades!) (arranged by M. Fitz-Gerald)

1:16
$1.25

Song of Rosita

2:34
$1.25

Fanfare III

0:12
$1.25

attrib. I. S. Aturov: Po dolinam i po vzgor'yam (Along the valleys and over the hills) (arranged by M. Fitz-Gerald)

1:07
$1.25

Reminiscence of the Song of Rosita

0:55
$1.25

Lucia's Funeral March

2:42
$1.25
Hide 6 tracks for Shostakovich: Salyut, Ispaniya (Salute to Spain), Op. 44

Shostakovich: Symphonic Movement (1st version of Symphony no. 9)

6:38
$1.25
  • Polish National Radio Symphony Orchestra
  • Mark Fitz-Gerald
  • Recorded: 21 September 2008
  • Recording Venue: Grzegorz Fitelberg Concert Hall, Katowice, Poland

Symphonic Fragment (1st version of Symphony no. 9)

6:38
$1.25