St. Louis Symphony Orchestra and Chorus
conducted by
Leonard Slatkin

Alexander Nevsky Cantata, 0p.78
Lieutenant Kijé Symphonic Suite, Op. 60


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Originally composed as scores for Russian cinema, Alexander Nevsky and Lieutenant Kije are among Prokofiev's most popular and enduring orchestral and choral works.   Featuring outstanding recording quality via the legendary production and engineering team of Marc Aubort and Joanna Nickerenz and Mobile Fidelity's proprietary GAIN 2™ mastering technology, this Ultradisc UHR Surround SACD release presents some of the most bombastic, eerie and titillating symphonic music ever produced and valuable insight into 20th Century Russian classical music.

Alexander Nevsky Cantata.0p.78
featuring Claudine Carlson, Mezzo-Soprano
  1. Russia Under the Mongolian Yoke - 3:25
  2. Song About Alexander Nevsky - 3:26
  3. The Crusaders in Pskov - 6:37
  4. Arise, Ye Russian People - 2:08
  5. The Battle On The Ice - 12:21
  6. The Field Of the Dead - 5:45
  7. Alexander's Entry into Pskov - 4:43

Lieutenant Kijé Symphonic Suite, Op. 60
featuring Arnold Voketaitis, Bass
  8. The Birth of Kijé - 4:07
  9. Romance - 4:25
10. Kijé's Wedding - 2:48
11. Troika - 2:48
12. The Burial Of Kijé - 5:58

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