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Bortnyansky Russian Album (SACD)

CM 0052003

SACD - Super audio CD

Hybrid disc - plays on regular CD players as well as SACD players

Dmitry Bortnyansky (1751-1825)

The Russian Album

Pratum Integrum Orchestra

on historical instruments

1 March in C major for two oboes, two horns and bassoon. Transcription of the "Marche composee pour S.A.I. Monseigneur le Grand Duc de Russie…a Gatchina 1787" in B-flat major for two clarinets, two horns and bassoon [1:54]

Sinfonie concertante… composee pour Son Altesse imperiale Madame La Grande Duchesse de Russie 1790, in B-flat major for pianoforte, harp ad libitum, two violins, viola da gamba, bassoon and cello
2 Allegro maestoso [7:38]
3 Larghetto [4:52]
4 Allegretto [4:42]

Three keyboard sonatas from the "Varie Sonate di cembalo Scritte per Sua Altezza Imperiale Gran Duchessa di Russia…"
5 Sonata di cembalo No.3 in F major [4:50]
6 Sonata di cembalo No.1 in B-flat major [4:02]
Sonata di cembalo No.2 in C major
7 Allegro [6:15]
8 Adagio [6:04]
9 Rondo. Andantino [3:42]

Quintetto… Composto per Sua Altezza imperiale Gran Duchessa di Russia… St Petersburg, anno 1787, in C major for pianoforte, harp, violin, viola da gamba and cello
10 Allegro moderato [8:45]
11 Larghetto [5:09]
12 Allegrto [3:06]

13 Concerto di Cembalo Per Sua Altezza Imperiale Gran Duchessa di Russia - the first movement of the lost harpsichord concerto in D major. Reconstruction based on clavier manuscript with orchestra arrangements and accompaniments version by P. Serbin, 2003 [7:13]

Track 1 is the World Premiere Recording
Tracks 2-13 are the Premiere Recordings on historical instruments

Total time [69:10]


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