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The Year


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Anthony Burton introduces works first performed in 1975. Rameau Les Boreades
Orchestra of the 18th Century, conductor Frans Briiggen
Viktor Ullman Der Kaiser von Atlantis
(Scene 3)
Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestra, conductor Lothar Zagrosek
Ligeti San Francisco Polyphony
Swedish RSO, conductor Elgar Howarth Shostakovich Four Verses of Captain Lebyadkin Yevgeni Nesterenko
(bass), Yevgeni Shenderovich (piano) Schnrttke Prelude in Memoriam
Dmitri Shostakovich
Gidon Kremer (violin)
Boulez Rituel in Memoriam Bruno
Maderna BBC Symphony Orchestra, conducted by the Composer Producer Philip Tagney


Introduces: Anthony Burton
Unknown: Rameau Les Boreades
Conductor: Frans Briiggen
Conductor: Lothar Zagrosek
Conductor: Elgar Howarth
Bass: Lebyadkin Yevgeni Nesterenko
Bass: Yevgeni Shenderovich
Unknown: Dmitri Shostakovich
Violin: Gidon Kremer
Violin: Boulez Rituel
Producer: Philip Tagney
Bubikopf: Christiane Oelze (soprano)
Drummer girl: Iris Vermilion (mezzo)
Soldier: Martin Petzold (tenor)

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