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 (Romanian violin virtuoso and composer) (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. Nakariakov for trumpet and orchestra) (track 1)
Variations on a Rococo Theme for Cello and Orchestra, op. 33 (arr. Rysanov for viola 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:
Works of Boris Tishchenko by opus number (number: op. 23) (track 5)
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: