PROKOFIEV Alexander Nevsky

£54.00

PROKOFIEV Alexander Nevsky, Scythian Suite, Lieutenant Kijé, Mastering Engineer: Masaya Higashino (ESOTERIC COMPANY)

In stock (can be backordered)

SKU: ESSG-90258 Categories: , Tags: , ,

PROKOFIEV Alexander Nevsky

PROKOFIEV Alexander Nevsky

Scythian Suite, Lieutenant Kijé

Conducted by Claudio Abbado

Genre: Vocal music. Orchestral music
London Symphony Orchestra
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Conducted by Claudio Abbado

Track List

Sergei Prokofiev (1891-1953)

Alexander Nevsky Op. 78

  1. 1. Russia under the Mongol Yoke
  2. 2. Song about Alexander Nevsky
  3. 3. The Crusaders in Pskov
  4. 4. Arise, ye Russian People
  5. 5. The Battle on the Ice
  6. 6. The Field of the Dead
  7. 7. Alexander’s Entry into Pskov

Elena Obraztsova, Mezzo-Soprano
London Symphony Chorus
London Symphony Orchestra
Conducted by Claudio Abbado

Recorded: 8-15 June 1979, Watford Town Hall, London
Producer: Reiner Bullock
Recording Engineer: Klaus Hiemann

Ala and Lolly Op. 20 – Scythian Suite for large orchestra

  1. 1. The Adoration of Veless and Ala
  2. 2. The Enemy God and the Dance of the Spirits of Darkness
  3. 3. Night
  4. 4. The Glorious Departure of Lolly and the Sun’s Procession

Lieutenant Kijé Op.60 – Symphonic Suite

  1. 1. Kijé’s Birth
  2. 2. Romance
  3. 3. Kijé’s Wedding
  4. 4. Troika
  5. 5. Kijé’s Burial

Adolph Herseth, Solo Trumpet [Op. 60]
Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Conducted by Claudio Abbado

Recorded: 22 February 1977, Orchestra Hall, Chicago
Producer: Reiner Bullock
Recording Engineer: Klaus Hiemann
Editing: Reinhard Schmidt

Re-mastering
Producer: Motoaki Ohmachi (ESOTERIC COMPANY)
Mastering Engineer: Masaya Higashino (ESOTERIC COMPANY)
Technical Engineer: Tetsuya Kato (ESOTERIC COMPANY)

 

Brand

Esoteric

Esoteric

Pride and Mission of “ESOTERIC”
They are to reproduce the Original Master Sound,

“The joy of the highest levels of musical elation.”

Their corporate philosophy, as their foundation, has been unremittingly developing excellent audio products to reproduce the original sound performed by musicians in studio or concert hall.

Since the inception of TEAC corporation in 1953, audio equipment has gone through various phases of development.

From analogue vinyl records to analogue tapes, CDs to Super Audio CDs in digital era, then streaming audio in nowadays, there have been undergoing several transitions and technical innovations in auditory media.

ESOTERIC COMPANY, which was born in the midst of such transition, shall pursue a unique path as a high-end audio brand, by deploying Super Audio CD players equipped with the VRDS mechanism that has sublimated its original mechatronics technology, as well as D/A converters, network players, amplifiers, and clock generators.

Despite changing times and whirlwind markets, there remain musical connoisseurs who are seeking true excitement. As long as there are such people, we shall with great care, develop and actively release new products, that improve upon the “state of the art,” within each business category that we pursue. We believe this is our mission

Esoteric Mastering

Classical masterpiece collection

The reissue of classical music masterpieces by ESOTERIC has attracted a lot of attention, both for its uncompromising commitment to recreating the original master sound, and for using hybrid Super Audio CD technology to improve sound quality.

This series marks the first hybrid Super Audio CD release of historical recording selections that have been mainstays of the catalog since their initial release.

These new audio versions feature ESOTERIC’s proprietary re-mastering process to achieve the highest level of sound quality.

Experience by yourself…
Experience the legendary performance in this new Super Audio CD/CD format. Not only for new followers, but also for well
experienced followers of these recorded materials.

All will be equally impressed by the “soul” hidden within the notes, but never before found in previously released recordings in any format.

You may also like…