Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Boris Godunov: Prologue, Scene 1: Scene
Modest Mussorgsky 2:07
2 Boris Godunov: Prologue, Scene 1: People’s Chorus
Modest Mussorgsky 4:31
3 Boris Godunov: Prologue, Scene 1: Shchelkalov’s Address
Modest Mussorgsky 2:51
4 Boris Godunov: Prologue, Scene 1: Pilgrims’ Chorus
Modest Mussorgsky 3:47
5 Boris Godunov: Prologue, Scene 2: Coronation Scene
Modest Mussorgsky 5:15
6 Boris Godunov: Prologue, Scene 2: Entry of Boris
Modest Mussorgsky 2:57
7 Boris Godunov: Prologue, Scene 2: Scene
Modest Mussorgsky 2:53
8 Boris Godunov: Act I, Scene 1. Pimen’s Monologue
Modest Mussorgsky 4:44
9 Boris Godunov: Act I, Scene 1. Continuation
Modest Mussorgsky 3:59
10 Boris Godunov: Act I, Scene 1. Grigory’s Dream
Modest Mussorgsky 3:24
11 Boris Godunov: Act I, Scene 1. Pimen’s Narration
Modest Mussorgsky 3:15
12 Boris Godunov: Act I, Scene 1. Continuation
Modest Mussorgsky 2:18
13 Boris Godunov: Act I, Scene 1. Scene
Modest Mussorgsky 2:17
14 Boris Godunov: Act I, Scene 1. Matins
Modest Mussorgsky 3:37
15 Boris Godunov: Act I, Scene 2. Song of the Hostess
Modest Mussorgsky 4:17
16 Boris Godunov: Act I, Scene 2. Scene
Modest Mussorgsky 2:04
17 Boris Godunov: Act I, Scene 2. Varlaam’s Drinking-Song
Modest Mussorgsky 2:10
18 Boris Godunov: Act I, Scene 2. Scene
Modest Mussorgsky 6:22
19 Boris Godunov: Act I, Scene 2. Scene
Modest Mussorgsky 3:07
20 Boris Godunov: Act I, Scene 2. Grigory’s Flight
Modest Mussorgsky 3:53
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Boris Godunov: Act II. Scene
Modest Mussorgsky 3:17
2 Boris Godunov: Act II. Song of the Gnat
Modest Mussorgsky 1:33
3 Boris Godunov: Act II. Clapping Game
Modest Mussorgsky 2:05
4 Boris Godunov: Act II. Scene
Modest Mussorgsky 2:08
5 Boris Godunov: Act II. Map Scene
Modest Mussorgsky 2:04
6 Boris Godunov: Act II. Boris’s Monologue
Modest Mussorgsky 6:03
7 Boris Godunov: Act II. Scene
Modest Mussorgsky 1:53
8 Boris Godunov: Act II. Tale of the Parakeet
Modest Mussorgsky 2:15
9 Boris Godunov: Act II. Scene
Modest Mussorgsky 1:37
10 Boris Godunov: Act II. Scene
Modest Mussorgsky 3:56
11 Boris Godunov: Act II. Scene
Modest Mussorgsky 2:44
12 Boris Godunov: Act II. Shuisky’s Narration
Modest Mussorgsky 1:57
13 Boris Godunov: Act II. Clock Scene
Modest Mussorgsky 4:20
14 Boris Godunov: Act III, Scene 1. Chorus of Girls
Modest Mussorgsky 2:34
15 Boris Godunov: Act III, Scene 1. Scene
Modest Mussorgsky 2:22
16 Boris Godunov: Act III, Scene 1. Aria
Modest Mussorgsky 3:57
17 Boris Godunov: Act III, Scene 1. Scene
Modest Mussorgsky 5:15
18 Boris Godunov: Act III, Scene 1. Rangoni’s Narration
Modest Mussorgsky 6:07
19 Boris Godunov: Act III, Scene 2. Scene
Modest Mussorgsky 4:39
20 Boris Godunov: Act III, Scene 2. Scene
Modest Mussorgsky 5:15
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Boris Godunov: Act III, Scene 2. Continuation
Modest Mussorgsky 1:11
2 Boris Godunov: Act III, Scene 2. Polonaise
Modest Mussorgsky 3:58
3 Boris Godunov: Act III, Scene 2. Dimitri’s Monologue
Modest Mussorgsky 2:34
4 Boris Godunov: Act III, Scene 2. Duet
Modest Mussorgsky 3:44
5 Boris Godunov: Act III, Scene 2. Duet
Modest Mussorgsky 4:14
6 Boris Godunov: Act III, Scene 2. Duet
Modest Mussorgsky 3:54
7 Boris Godunov: Act IV, Scene 1. People’s Chorus
Modest Mussorgsky 2:02
8 Boris Godunov: Act IV, Scene 1. Chorus
Modest Mussorgsky 2:40
9 Boris Godunov: Act IV, Scene 1. Simpleton
Modest Mussorgsky 2:14
10 Boris Godunov: Act IV, Scene 1. Scene
Modest Mussorgsky 3:47
11 Boris Godunov: Act IV, Scene 1. Domine, domine, salvum fac regem
Modest Mussorgsky 2:43
12 Boris Godunov: Act IV, Scene 1. Scene
Modest Mussorgsky 3:44
13 Boris Godunov: Act IV, Scene 1. Simpleton
Modest Mussorgsky 2:31
14 Boris Godunov: Act IV, Scene 2. Council of Boyars
Modest Mussorgsky 3:36
15 Boris Godunov: Act IV, Scene 2. Scene
Modest Mussorgsky 3:16
16 Boris Godunov: Act IV, Scene 2. Scene
Modest Mussorgsky 2:43
17 Boris Godunov: Act IV, Scene 2. Pimen’s Narration
Modest Mussorgsky 6:05
18 Boris Godunov: Act IV, Scene 2. Scene
Modest Mussorgsky 7:09
19 Boris Godunov: Act IV, Scene 2. Funeral Bell
Modest Mussorgsky 5:03

Credits

CD 1

balance engineer:
Robert Gooch (British classical sound engineer, active from late 1950's) (1962) (track 10)
conductor:
André Cluytens (1962-09) (tracks 1–20)
engineer:
Simon Gibson ( – ????) (track 10)
orchestra:
producer:
René Challan (1962 – ????) (track 10)
solo bass vocals [Boris Christoff]:
Борис Христов (Bulgarian bass) (1962-09-04 – 1962-09-21) (track 10)
vocals:
recorded at:
Salle Wagram in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1962-09) (tracks 1–20)

CD 2

conductor:
André Cluytens (1962-09) (tracks 1–20)
orchestra:
recorded at:
Salle Wagram in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1962-09) (tracks 1–20)

CD 3

conductor:
André Cluytens (1962-09) (tracks 1–19)
orchestra:
recorded at:
Salle Wagram in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1962-09) (tracks 1–19)

Release

balance engineer: Robert Gooch (British classical sound engineer, active from late 1950's)
producer: René Challan
recorded at: Salle Wagram in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1962-09-04 – 1962-09-06)
Salle Wagram in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1962-09-12 – 1962-09-15)
Salle Wagram in Paris, Île-de-France, France (1962-09-17 – 1962-09-21)
ASIN: US: B00008ETNT [info]