David Fyodorovich Oistrakh (September 30 [O.S. September 17] 1908 – October 24, 1974) was a renowned Soviet classical violinist.

Oistrakh collaborated with major orchestras and musicians from many parts of the world, including the Soviet Union, Europe, and the United States, and was the dedicatee of numerous violin works, including both of Dmitri Shostakovich's violin concerti, and the violin concerto by Aram Khachaturian. He is considered one of the preeminent violinists of the 20th century.

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Year Title Artist Rating Releases
1957 Encores David Oistrakh, Vladimir Yampolsky 2
1960 Konzert Für Violine, Violoncello und Orchester a-moll, op. 102 Johannes Brahms; David Oistrakh, Pierre Fournier, Das Philharmonia Orchestra London, Alceo Galliera 1
1961 David Oistrakh Plays Brahms Johannes Brahms; David Oistrakh 1
1961 Violin Concerto in D major, op. 77 Johannes Brahms; David Oistrakh, Otto Klemperer 1
1966 Konzert für Violine und Orchester D-dur op. 35 Пётр Ильич Чайковский; David Oistrach 1
1970 Double Concerto in A minor, Op. 102 Brahms; Oistrakh, Rostropovich, The Cleveland Orchestra, Szell 1
1988 Violin Concertos Пётр Ильич Чайковский, Jean Sibelius; David Oistrakh, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 1
1989 Violinkonzert / Romanzen Nr. 1 & 2 Ludwig van Beethoven; Wolfgang Schneiderhan, David Oistrach 3
1991 Symphony "Mathis der Maler"; Violin Concerto; Symphonic Metamorphoses Hindemith; Oistrakh, Abbado, Kletzki 1
1992 Violin Concertos Ludwig van Beethoven, Jean Sibelius; Zino Francescatti, David Oistrakh, Columbia Symphony Orchestra, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Bruno Walter, Eugene Ormandy 1
1993 Sonates pour violon et piano Béla Bartók; David Oistrakh, Frida Bauer, Gidon Kremer, Oleg Maisenberg 1
1995 Bach, Brahms, Tschaikowsky: Violinkonzerte / Beethoven: Violinromanzen David Oistrach 1
1997 David Oistrakh Edition, Volume 1: Peter Tchaikovsky, Jean Sibelius Peter Tchaikovsky, Jean Sibelius; David Oistrakh 2
1999 David Oistrakh in Prague Давид Фёдорович Ойстрах 2
2002 Violin Concertos Glazunov, Khachaturian, Kabalevsky; David Oistrakh 1
2009 David Oistrakh Plays Piano Trios by Chopin, Dvorák, Ravel & Smetana Chopin, Dvořák, Ravel, Smetana; David Oistrack, Lev Oborin, Sviatoslav Knushevitsky 1
2012 Violin Concerto Beethoven; David Oistrakh, French National Radio Orchestra, André Cluytens 1
Violin Sonatas Johannes Brahms, César Franck; Святослав Теофилович Рихтер, Давид Фёдорович Ойстрах 1

Album + Compilation

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
1962 Violin Concerto Compilation Ludwig van Beethoven; David Oistrakh, Soviet State Symphony Orchestra, Alexander Gauk 1
1988 Clarinet Concerto, K. 622 / Sinfonia Concertante, K. 364 Compilation Mozart; Gervase de Peyer, Igor Oistrakh, David Oistrakh 1
1991 Dvořák: Concerto pour violoncelle / Brahms: Double Concerto Compilation Dvořák, Brahms; Mstislav Rostropovich, David Oistrakh 2
1995 Les Concertos Compilation Beethoven; Emil Gilels, Lev Oborine, David Oistrakh, Sviatoslav Knushevitsky, Nathan Milstein 1
1998 Beethoven: Triple Concerto / Brahms: Double Concerto Compilation Beethoven, Brahms; Oistrakh, Rostropovich, Richter, Herbert von Karajan, George Szell 3
1998 David Oistrakh Edition Compilation Давид Фёдорович Ойстрах 1
1998 Violin Concerto / Cello Concerto Compilation Дмитрий Дмитриевич Шостакович; David Oistrakh, New York Philharmonic, Dimitri Mitropoulos, Mstislav Rostropovich, The Philadelphia Orchestra, Eugene Ormandy 2
2001 Oistrakh - Shostakovich: Violin Concertos Nos. 1 & 2 - Ysaÿe: Amitié Compilation Давид Фёдорович Ойстрах 1
2001 Khachaturian / Saint-Saëns / Chausson: Works for Violin and Orchestra (Boston Symphony Orchestra) Compilation Leonid Kogan & David Oistrakh 1
2004 The Devil's Trill: Showpieces for Violin & Piano Compilation David Oistrakh, Vladimir Yampolsky 1
2005 Historic Russian Archives: David Oistrakh: Violin Concertos Compilation David Oistrakh 1
2006 Brahms: Tragic Overture / Double Concerto / Bruch: Violin Concerto No. 1 Compilation Brahms, Bruch; David Oistrakh, Pierre Fournier 1
2006 Concertos - Symphonies Compilation Chostakovitch; Cristina Ortiz, David Oistrakh, Dmitry Sitkovetsky, Truls Mørk, Paavo Berglund, Maxime Chostakovitch, Mariss Jansons, Andrew Davis 1
2006 Khachaturian: Violin Concerto / Taneyev: Suite de concert Compilation Khachaturian, Taneyev; Давид Фёдорович Ойстрах, Николай Андреевич Малько, Philharmonia Orchestra 1
2007 Historic Russian Archives: David Oistrakh: Chamber Music Edition Compilation David Oistrakh 1
2011 Háry János / Dances of Galánta / Dances of Marosszék / Missa Brevis / Solo Cello Sonata Compilation Zoltán Kodály; David Oistrakh, Paul Tortelier, Walter Süsskind, Stephen Cleobury 1
2012 Three Concertos Compilation Dmitri Shostakovich; Е. Мravinsky, D. Oistrakh / E. Ormandy, М. Rostropovich / L. Bernstein 1
Concertos pour violon Compilation Khatchaturian, Kabalevsky; David Oistrakh 1
Pieces for Violin and Piano (David Oistrakh) Compilation Давид Фёдорович Ойстрах 1
Virtuoso Violin Compilation Bach, Beethoven, Kreisler, Massenet, Paganini, Ravel; Grumiaux, Kennedy, Kremer, Oistrakh, Perlman, Shaham 1

Album + Live

Year Title Artist Rating Releases
1998 Violin Sonatas [Salzburg Festival 1972] Live Brahms, Prokofiev; David Oistrakh, Sviatoslav Richter 1


Year Title Artist Rating Releases
1998 David Oistrakh Edition, Volume 2: Johannes Brahms, Antonín Dvořák Brahms, Dvořák; Давид Фёдорович Ойстрах 1

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