Tracklist

CD 1: Gidon Kremer Edition CD08 (Karayev / Salmanov / Schönberg / Webern / Stockhausen)
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Concerto for Violin and Orchestra: I. Allegro moderato
Qara Qarayev 7:47
2 Concerto for Violin and Orchestra: II. Andante
Qara Qarayev 5:26
3 Concerto for Violin and Orchestra: III. Allegro ben marcato
Qara Qarayev 6:08
4 Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 2: I. Allegro molto
Вадим Николаевич Салманов 4:29
5 Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 2: II. Andante
Вадим Николаевич Салманов 5:00
6 Sonata for Violin and Piano No. 2: III. Presto
Вадим Николаевич Салманов 4:47
7 Fantasy for Violin and Piano
Arnold Schönberg 7:45
8 Four Pieces, Op. 7: I. Sehr langsam
Anton Webern 0:53
9 Four Pieces, Op. 7: II. Rasch
Anton Webern 1:22
10 Four Pieces, Op. 7: III. Sehr langsam
Anton Webern 0:49
11 Four Pieces, Op. 7: IV. Bewegt
Anton Webern 1:20
12 Excerpts from "Tierkreis": Aquarius / Gemini / Pisces / Libra / Sagittarius / Leo / Aquarius
Karlheinz Stockhausen 9:02
CD 2: Gidon Kremer Edition CD09 (Martynov / Lourié)
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 "Come In!" for Two Violins and String Orchestra: Movement I
Владимир Мартынов 3:32
2 "Come In!" for Two Violins and String Orchestra: Movement II
Владимир Мартынов 4:42
3 "Come In!" for Two Violins and String Orchestra: Movement III
Владимир Мартынов 5:43
4 "Come In!" for Two Violins and String Orchestra: Movement IV
Владимир Мартынов 5:29
5 "Come In!" for Two Violins and String Orchestra: Movement V
Владимир Мартынов 7:16
6 "Come In!" for Two Violins and String Orchestra: Movement VI
Владимир Мартынов 3:47
7 Concerto da Camera for Violin and String Orchestra: I. Entrata: Allegro capriccioso, ma non rubato
Артур Сергеевич Лурье 3:06
8 Concerto da Camera for Violin and String Orchestra: II. Aria: Lento ma non troppo
Артур Сергеевич Лурье 6:58
9 Concerto da Camera for Violin and String Orchestra: III. Intermezzo: Languido quasi adagio
Артур Сергеевич Лурье 4:44
10 Concerto da Camera for Violin and String Orchestra: IV. Fantasia: Allegro molto appassionato, ma sempre dolcissimo
Артур Сергеевич Лурье 4:23
11 Concerto da Camera for Violin and String Orchestra: V. Serenata: Moderato
Артур Сергеевич Лурье 4:40
12 Concerto da Camera for Violin and String Orchestra: VI. Epilogo
Артур Сергеевич Лурье 6:08
CD 3: Gidon Kremer Edition CD10 (Paganini / Ernst / Bartók / Stravinsky / Berio / Shchedrin / Dinicu / Borzo / Saint-Saëns)
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Cantabile in D major for Violin and Piano
Niccolò Paganini 4:03
2 Caprice No. 4 in C minor: Maestosa
Niccolò Paganini 6:26
3 Caprice No. 17 in E-flat major
Niccolò Paganini 3:41
4 Variations on an Irish Air "The Last Rose of Summer"
Heinrich Wilhelm Ernst 7:48
5 Grand Caprice for Solo Violin after Schubert's "Erlkönig"
Heinrich Wilhelm Ernst 4:12
6 Sonata for Solo Violin: Tempo di Ciacona
Béla Bartók 7:54
7 Elegy for Solo Violin
Игорь Фёдорович Стравинский 4:57
8 Duet for Violins "Leonardo" (Dedicated to Leonardo Pinzauti)
Luciano Berio 1:33
9 Duet for Violins "Annie" (Dedicated to Annie Neuberger)
Luciano Berio 0:38
10 Duet for Violins "Aldo" (Dedicated to Aldo Bennici)
Luciano Berio 1:54
11 In the Style of Albéniz
Родион Константинович Щедрин 3:39
12 Hora Staccato
Grigoraș Dinicu 2:19
13 Csardas in A minor
Taraf Borzo 2:40
14 Creatures with Long Ears (From Carnaval des Animaux)
Camille Saint‐Saëns 1:01
CD 4: Mstislav Rostropovich Edition CD 1: Prokofiev / Miasovsky
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Symphony-Concerto for Cello and Orchestra in E minor, Op. 125: I. Andante
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 10:01
2 Symphony-Concerto for Cello and Orchestra in E minor, Op. 125: II. Allegro giusto
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 16:16
3 Symphony-Concerto for Cello and Orchestra in E minor, Op. 125: III. Andante con moto
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 9:50
4 Cello Concerto in C minor, Op. 66: I. Lento ma non troppo
Николай Яковлевич Мясковский 10:02
5 Cello Concerto in C minor, Op. 66: II. Allegro vivace
Николай Яковлевич Мясковский 17:13
CD 5: Mstislav Rostropovich Edition CD 2: Dvořák / Schumann
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104: I. Allegro
Antonín Dvořák 14:48
2 Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104: II. Adagio ma non troppo
Antonín Dvořák 11:45
3 Cello Concerto in B minor, Op. 104: III. Allegro moderato
Antonín Dvořák 12:36
4 Cello Concerto in A minor, Op. 129: I. Nicht zu schnell
Robert Schumann 10:43
5 Cello Concerto in A minor, Op. 129: II. Langsam
Robert Schumann 3:33
6 Cello Concerto in A minor, Op. 129: III. Sehr lebhaft
Robert Schumann 8:27
CD 6: Mstislav Rostropovich Edition CD 3: Saint-Saëns / Haydn
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Cello Concerto in A minor, Op. 33: I. Allegro non troppo
Camille Saint‐Saëns 6:00
2 Cello Concerto in A minor, Op. 33: II. Allegretto con moto
Camille Saint‐Saëns 3:50
3 Cello Concerto in A minor, Op. 33: III. Molto allegro
Camille Saint‐Saëns 7:59
4 Cello Concerto No. 1 in C major: I. Moderato
Joseph Haydn 7:10
5 Cello Concerto No. 1 in C major: II. Adagio
Joseph Haydn 7:09
6 Cello Concerto No. 1 in C major: III. Allegro molto
Joseph Haydn 6:12
7 Cello Concerto No. 2 in D major: I. Allegro moderato
Joseph Haydn 13:32
8 Cello Concerto No. 2 in D major: II. Adagio
Joseph Haydn 4:40
9 Cello Concerto No. 2 in D major: III. Allegro
Joseph Haydn 4:25
CD 7: Mstislav Rostropovich Edition CD 4: Tchaikovsky / Glazunov / Khatchaturian
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op. 33
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 17:37
2 Pezzo capriccioso in B minor, Op. 62
Пётр Ильич Чайковский 7:01
3 Minstrel Song for Cello and Orchestra, Op. 71
Александр Константинович Глазунов 4:35
4 Melody for Cello and Orchestra
Александр Константинович Глазунов 7:41
5 Concert Rhapsody for Cello and Orchestra
Արամ Խաչատրյան 22:07
CD 8: Mstislav Rostropovich Edition CD 5: Shostakovich / Tishchenko / Vlasov
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Cello Concerto No. 1 in E-flat major, Op. 107: I. Allegretto
Дмитрий Дмитриевич Шостакович 5:55
2 Cello Concerto No. 1 in E-flat major, Op. 107: II. Moderato
Дмитрий Дмитриевич Шостакович 10:20
3 Cello Concerto No. 1 in E-flat major, Op. 107: III. Cadenza
Дмитрий Дмитриевич Шостакович 4:57
4 Cello Concerto No. 1 in E-flat major, Op. 107: IV. Allegro con molto
Дмитрий Дмитриевич Шостакович 4:29
5 Concerto for Cello, 17 Wind Instruments and Percussion
Борис Иванович Тищенко 22:49
6 Cello Concerto: I
Victor Vlasov 11:00
7 Cello Concerto: II
Victor Vlasov 3:05
8 Cello Concerto: III
Victor Vlasov 9:46
CD 9: Mstislav Rostropovich Edition CD 6: Prokofiev / Khatchaturian / Stravinsky / Mirzoyan / Rostropovich
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Sonata for Cello and Piano in C major, Op. 119: I. Andante grave
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 10:08
2 Sonata for Cello and Piano in C major, Op. 119: II. Moderato
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 4:06
3 Sonata for Cello and Piano in C major, Op. 119: III. Allegro ma non troppo
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 7:01
4 Cello Sonata: I
Արամ Խաչատրյան 7:28
5 Cello Sonata: II
Արամ Խաչատրյան 10:24
6 Russian Song for Cello and Piano
Игорь Фёдорович Стравинский 4:04
7 Cello Sonata
Էդվարդ Միրզոյան 17:54
8 Humoresque, Op. 5
Мстислав Ростропович 2:08
CD 10: Mstislav Rostropovich Edition CD 7: Prokofiev / Weinberg / Knipper
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Concertino for Cello and Orchestra in G minor, Op. 132: I. Andante mosso
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 7:28
2 Concertino for Cello and Orchestra in G minor, Op. 132: II. Andante
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 5:43
3 Concertino for Cello and Orchestra in G minor, Op. 132: III. Allegretto
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев 4:10
4 Cello Concerto, Op. 43: I
Моисей Самуилович Вайнберг 12:45
5 Cello Concerto, Op. 43: II
Моисей Самуилович Вайнберг 16:54
6 Concerto-Monologue
Лев Константинович Книппер 15:56

Credits

CD 1: Gidon Kremer Edition CD08 (Karayev / Salmanov / Schönberg / Webern / Stockhausen)

violin:
Tatiana Grindenko (track 12)
Gidon Kremer (tracks 1–12)
piano:
Maria Bondarenko (tracks 4–6)
Oleg Maisenberg (tracks 7–11)
composer:
Anton Webern (1910) (tracks 9, 11)
Anton Webern (1934) (tracks 8, 10)
Arnold Schönberg (1949-03) (track 7)
Qara Qarayev (prominent Azerbaijani composer of the Soviet period) (1967) (tracks 1–3)
Karlheinz Stockhausen (1974 – 1975) (tracks 12, 12, 12, 12, 12, 12)
conductor:
Vladimir Kozhukhar (tracks 1–3)
dedicated to:
Adolph Koldofsky (track 7)
orchestra:
live recording of:
part of:
Tierkreis (tracks 12, 12, 12, 12, 12, 12)
Concerto, op. 24 (tracks 8, 10)
Concerto for Violin and Orchestra (movement) (tracks 1–3)
Sonata for Violin and Piano no. 2 (movement) (tracks 4–6)
recording of:
Tierkreis: Aquarius (track 12)
Tierkreis: Gemini (track 12)
Tierkreis: Leo (track 12)
Tierkreis: Libra (track 12)
Tierkreis: Pisces (track 12)

CD 3: Gidon Kremer Edition CD10 (Paganini / Ernst / Bartók / Stravinsky / Berio / Shchedrin / Dinicu / Borzo / Saint-Saëns)

violin:
Tatiana Grindenko (tracks 8–10, 14)
Gidon Kremer (tracks 1–14)
piano:
Maria Bondarenko (tracks 1, 11)
Oleg Maisenberg (tracks 12–13)
piano and violin arranger:
Jascha Heifetz (1932) (track 12)
composer:
Miska Borzó (track 13)
Grigoraș Dinicu (track 12)
Niccolò Paganini (composer) (tracks 2–3)
Niccolò Paganini (composer) (1823) (track 1)
Heinrich Wilhelm Ernst (1854) (track 5)
Camille Saint‐Saëns (1886-02) (track 14)
Béla Bartók (composer) (1944) (track 6)
Luciano Berio (Italian composer) (1979 – 1983) (tracks 8–10)
part of:
arrangement of:
Hora Staccato (for solo violin) (track 12)
arrangements:
Cantabile (catch-all for arrangements) (track 1)
Hora Staccato (for violin and orchestra, Heifetz) (track 12)
Hora Staccato (for band, Richards) (track 12)
Le Carnaval des animaux: VIII. Personnages à longues oreilles (catch-all for arrangements) (track 14)
is based on:
Erlkönig, D. 328 (track 5)
is the basis for:
live recording of:
part of:
Duetti per due violini (tracks 8–10)
recording of:
Hora Staccato (for violin and piano, arr. Heifetz) (track 12)

CD 4: Mstislav Rostropovich Edition CD 1: Prokofiev / Miasovsky

cello:
Mstislav Rostropovitch (tracks 1–5)
additional composer:
Mstislav Rostropovitch (tracks 1–3)
composer:
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев (Russian composer) (1952) (tracks 1–3)
conductor:
Kirill Kondrashin (conductor) (tracks 1–5)
orchestra:
later versions:
part of:
Concerto for Cello in C minor, op. 66 (movement) (tracks 4–5)
recording of:

CD 5: Mstislav Rostropovich Edition CD 2: Dvořák / Schumann

cello:
Mstislav Rostropovitch (tracks 5–6)
Mstislav Rostropovich (1957-07-10) (tracks 1–3)
Mstislav Rostropovich (1960-11-30) (track 4)
composer:
Robert Schumann (German classical composer) (1850-10-10 – 1850-10-24) (tracks 4–6)
Antonín Dvořák (1894-11-08 – 1895-02-09) (tracks 1–2)
Antonín Dvořák (1894-11-08 – 1895-06-11) (track 3)
conductor:
Boris Khaikin (1957-07-10) (tracks 1–3)
Gennadi Rozhdestvensky (1960-11-30) (track 4)
orchestra:
USSR State Symphony Orchestra (1960-11-30) (track 4)
recorded at:
arrangements:
part of:
Cello Concerto in B minor, op. 104 (movement) (tracks 1–3)
recording of:
revision of:
Cello Concerto in B minor, op. 104: III. Finale (original finale (not the one usually played)) (track 3)

CD 7: Mstislav Rostropovich Edition CD 4: Tchaikovsky / Glazunov / Khatchaturian

premiered in:
Moskva, Russia (1877-11-30) (track 1)
Moskva, Russia (1889-12-07) (track 2)
cello:
Mstislav Rostropovitch (tracks 1–2, 4–5)
Mstislav Rostropovitch (1949-09-22) (track 3)
composer:
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1877) (track 1)
Пётр Ильич Чайковский (Tchaikovsky - Russian romantic composer) (1887-08) (track 2)
Արամ Խաչատրյան (Soviet-Armenian composer, Aram Khachaturian) (1963) (track 5)
conductor:
dedicated to:
orchestra:
revised by:
publisher:
Musikverlag M. P. Belaieff (1901) (track 3)
part of:
The Tchaikovsky Handbook (number: TH 62) (track 2)
Works of Alexander Glazunov by opus number (number: op. 71) (track 3)
Compositions of Aram Khachaturian (number: op. 99) (track 5)
arrangements:
Chant du ménestrel for Cello and Orchestra, op. 71 (catch-all for arrangements) (track 3)
Chant du ménestrel, op. 71 (for cello and piano) (track 3)
Concerto-Rhapsody, op. 99 (for cello and piano) (track 5)
Pezzo capriccioso, op. 62 (for cello and piano) (track 2)
Variations on a Rococo Theme for Cello and Orchestra, op. 33 (arr. Rysanov for viola and orchestra) (track 1)
Variations on a Rococo Theme for Cello and Orchestra, op. 33 (arr. Nakariakov for trumpet and orchestra) (track 1)
parts:
recording of:
Chant du ménestrel, op. 71 (for cello and orchestra) (1949-09-22) (track 3)
Variations on a Rococo Theme for Cello and Orchestra, op. 33 (standard Fitzenhagen version) (1960-11-30) (track 1)
Pezzo capriccioso, op. 62 (for cello and orchestra) (1964-05-13) (track 2)
version of:
Variations on a Rococo Theme for Cello and Orchestra, op. 33 (original Tchaikovsky version) (track 1)

CD 8: Mstislav Rostropovich Edition CD 5: Shostakovich / Tishchenko / Vlasov

cello:
Mstislav Rostropovitch (tracks 3–8)
Mstislav Rostropovich (1961-02-10) (tracks 1–2)
composer:
conductor:
Gennadi Rozhdestvensky (1961-02-10) (tracks 1–2)
orchestra:
Moscow Philharmonic Orchestra (1961-02-10) (tracks 1–2)
recorded at:
part of:
Cello Concerto (tracks 6–8)
recording of:
Cello Concerto: I. (1964-05-13) (track 6)
Cello Concerto: II. (1964-05-13) (track 7)
Cello Concerto: III. (1964-05-13) (track 8)

CD 9: Mstislav Rostropovich Edition CD 6: Prokofiev / Khatchaturian / Stravinsky / Mirzoyan / Rostropovich

cello:
Mstislav Rostropovitch (tracks 1–3, 6–8)
Mstislav Rostropovitch (1967-01-10) (tracks 4–5)
piano:
Alexander Dedyukhin (tracks 1–3, 6–8)
Կարեն Խաչատրյան (1967-01-10) (tracks 4–5)
composer:
Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев (Russian composer) (1949) (tracks 1–3)
Կարեն Խաչատրյան (1966) (tracks 4–5)
live recording of:
part of:
partial recording of:
Cello Sonata (1967-01-10) (tracks 4–5)
parts:
Cello Sonata: I. Recitativo. Adagio - (movement) (tracks 4–5)
Cello Sonata: II. Inventio. Allegretto (movement) (tracks 4–5)
Cello Sonata: III. Aria. Andante (movement) (tracks 4–5)

CD 10: Mstislav Rostropovich Edition CD 7: Prokofiev / Weinberg / Knipper

cello:
Mstislav Rostropovitch (tracks 1–6)
composer:
Mieczysław Weinberg (a.k.a. Vainberg) (tracks 4, 4–5, 5)
conductor:
orchestra:
part of:
Cello Concerto, op. 43 (movement) (tracks 4, 4–5, 5)
recording of: