» » Russian National Orchestra, Mikhail Pletnev - Russian Overtures

Russian National Orchestra, Mikhail Pletnev - Russian Overtures album

Size MP3 album: 1704 mb. | Size FLAC album: 1676 mb.

American-Russian Festival Orchestra, featuring distinguished players from the Russian National Orchestra and a number of prominent American orchestras. In 1990 Pletnev formed the first independent orchestra in Russia's history. Many of the country's finest musicians joined Pletnev in launching the Russian National Orchestra. Under his leadership as artistic director and principal conductor, the RNO has achieved great stature among the world’s orchestras. His critically acclaimed album of Scarlatti’s Keyboard Sonatas (Virgin/EMI) received a 1996 Gramophone Award.

Russian Overtures & Orchestral Works. A stunning 2CD set of Russian music from Mikhail Pletnev and the Russian National Orchestra that includes a mix of the familiar and the not so familiar.

The Russian National Orchestra (Russian: Российский национальный оркестр) was founded in Moscow in 1990 by pianist and conductor Mikhail Pletnev. It was the first Russian orchestra to perform at the Apostolic Palace, Vatican and in Israel. The RNO's first recording (1991) was Tchaikovsky's Symphony No. 6, Pathétique, released on Virgin Classics.

Listen to music from Russian National Orchestra, Mikhail Pletnev like Prince Igor. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Russian National Orchestra, Mikhail Pletnev. Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Riccardo Chailly Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Riccardo Chailly. Russian National Orchestra, Mikhail Pletnev. Overview (current section). Herbert von Karajan; Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra. Lahti Symphony Orchestra. Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra, Riccardo Chailly. Herbert von Karajan, Berliner Philharmoniker. More similar artists.

Album · 1997 · 11 Songs. Russian National Orchestra & Mikhail Pletnev. 6. Abu Hassan: Overture.

Tracklist Hide Credits

1 Mikhail Glinka* Ruslan And Ludmilla 4:47
2 Alexander Borodin Prince Igor
Orchestrated By [Orchestrated And Completed By] – Alexander Glazunov
3 Dmitri Shostakovich Festive Overture Op. 96 5:37
4 Serge Prokofiev* Semyon Kotko Op. 81 Bis 3:37
5 Dmitri Kabalevsky* Colas Breugnon 5:31
6 Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov The Tsar's Bride 6:30
7 Modest Mussorgsky Khovanshchina (Dawn Over The River Moscow) 5:28
8 Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Overture In F Major 11:05
9 Alexander Glazunov Ouverture Solennelle Op. 73 9:11

Companies, etc.

  • Phonographic Copyright (p) – Deutsche Grammophon GmbH
  • Manufactured By – PolyGram Classics & Jazz
  • Marketed By – PolyGram Classics & Jazz
  • Made By – PMDC, USA
  • Recorded At – Grand Hall Of The Moscow Conservatoire
  • Published By – Musica, Moscow
  • Published By – Mosgiz, Moscow


  • Art Direction – Nikolaus Boddin
  • Composed By – Alexander Borodin (tracks: 2), Alexander Glazunov (tracks: 9), Dmitri Shostakovich (tracks: 3), Dmitry Kabalevsky (tracks: 5), Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka (tracks: 1), Modest Mussorgsky (tracks: 7), Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov (tracks: 6), Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (tracks: 8), Sergei Prokofiev (tracks: 4)
  • Conductor – Mikhail Pletnev
  • Edited By – Mark Buecker
  • Engineer [Balance Engineer] – Rainer Maillard
  • Engineer [Recording Engineer] – Reinhard Lagemann
  • Executive-Producer – Roger Wright
  • Liner Notes – David Brown
  • Orchestra – Russian National Orchestra
  • Photography By [Cover Photo] – Valery Plotnikov
  • Producer [Recording Producer] – Christian Gansch



Recording: Moscow, Conservatory, Concert Hall, 11/1993

Publisher: Musica, Moscow (Shostakovich); Mosgiz, Moscow (Prokofiev, Kabalevsky, Glazunov)

4D Audio Recording: A new dimension in clarity and realism

The Russian National Orchestra wishes to thank The Ann and Gordon Getty Foundation for its support of this recording.

℗ 1994 Deutsche Grammophon GmbH, Hamburg
© 1994 Prof. David Brown
Made in USA

CD comes packaged in a standard plastic jewel case, and includes an 8-page booklet with notes in English.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Scanned): 028943989220
  • Barcode (Text): 0 28943 98922 0
  • SPARS Code: DDD
  • Label Code: LC 0173
  • Price Code: GH
  • Distribution Code: POL 925
  • Matrix / Runout: 439 892-2 [email protected]
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L006
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 0333
  • Other (Mould Stamp): MADE IN USA BY PMDC

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
G2-39892 Russian National Orchestra, Mikhail Pletnev Russian National Orchestra, Mikhail Pletnev - Russian Overtures ‎(CD, Album) Deutsche Grammophon G2-39892 US 1994

Russian National Orchestra, Mikhail Pletnev - Russian Overtures album
Romantic, Modern
Performer: Russian National Orchestra
Title: Russian Overtures
Category: Classical
Country: US
Released: 1994
Rating: 4.4/5
Votes: 500