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Sound Advice: Powerful Russian Symphonies


Capital Public Radio Classical Music Host Kent Teeters has four new recordings for Sound Advice, including Mozart (with a local connection) and some powerful Russian symphonies.

CD title: Mozart – Opera Arias & Overtures

Scottish Chamber Orchestra, conductor Christian Baldini, soprano Elizabeth Watts

Recording: Linn Records, CD #460

Purchase the recording.

CD title: Under Stalin’s Shadow – Shostakovich: Symphony No. 10

Boston Symphony Orchestra, conductor Andris Nelsons

Recording: Deutsche Grammophon, CD # 002352702

Purchase the recording.

Video: Shostakovich – Symphony No. 10, conductor Valery Gergiev, National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America.


CD title: Tchaikovsky – Symphony No. 5, Romeo and Juliet (Fantasy-Overture)

San Francisco Symphony Orchestra, conductor Michael Tilson Thomas

Recording: SFS Media, CD 0062

Purchase the recording.

San Francisco Symphony, conductor Michael Tilson Thomas

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