Browse: Mussorgsky - Pictures at an Exhibition
This page lists all recordings of Pictures at an Exhibition (Tableaux d'une exposition, Kartinki s vystavki) by Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky (1839-81).
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, José Serebrier
Serebrier's own imposing, heavyweight style yields different results to the volatile Knussen… but it's always absorbing. Something of the Stokowski sound is filtered through the refined texturing... — More…
National Symphony Orchestra of Ukraine, Theodore Kuchar
Ravel's orchestration of Pictures at an Exhibition was commissioned by Koussevitzky as a showpiece for his superb Boston orchestra, and it proves just as impressive here to demonstrate the excellence... — More…
Anima Eterna Brugge, Jos Van Immerseel
Harshness is left to the Musorgsky, in which the characterisation is as sharp as a needle, with terrifying catacombs and spookily surrealist huts on chickens' legs...Immerseel tailors the trumpet's... — More…
Vladimir Ashkenazy (piano), Pilar Lorengar, Stuart Burrows, Martti Talvela, René Kollo (tenor), Yvonne Minton (mezzo), Kiri Te Kanawa (soprano), Bernd Weikl (baritone), Hildegard Behrens, Peter Hofmann, Hans Sotin, Theo Adam, Isobel Buchanan, Mira Zakai, Barbara Hendricks (soprano), Kenneth Riegel,...
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Kirill Karabits
The Musorgsky pieces are superbly performed...Bare Mountain's hair-raising opening sounding genuinely menacing rather than brash, and every cackle of the witches as impersonated by strings and... — More…
Concertgebouworkest, Antal Dorati
A winner in the technical field … with extreme clarity — More…