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Claudio Abbado conducts Mussorgsky.

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  • Physical Description: 1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Publisher: New York, N.Y. : RCA Victor Gold Seal, [between 1990-1999]

Content descriptions

General Note: Compact disc.
In part excerpts from operas and incidental music.
The 1st-3rd, 5th, and 7th-8th works orchestrated by Rimsky-Korsakov.
Title from container.
"Contains previously released material"--Container.
Program notes in container.
Formatted Contents Note: Khovanshchina. Act IV. Galitsin's journey (4:44) -- Joshua (with Zehava Gal, contralto) (5:34) -- Salammb├┤. Act IV. Chorus of priestesses (5:54) -- Scherzo in B-flat (3:25) -- The destruction of Sennacherib (6:35) -- Night on Bald Mountain : original version (11:52) -- Oedipus in Athens. Chorus of people in the temple (3:42) -- Khovanshchina. Prelude (6:11) -- Triumphal march : The capture of Kars (5:30).
Participant or Performer Note: London Symphony Orchestra and Chorus.
Date/Time and Place of an Event Note: Recorded May, 1980 in London.
Language Note: Sung in Russian.
Subject: Operas > Excerpts.
Choruses, Secular (Mixed voices) with orchestra.
Orchestral music.
Incidental music > Excerpts.

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