GEORGY SVIRIDOV (1915-1998): Music for Chamber Orchestra, Snow is Falling for Women’s and Boys’ Choir and Orchestra, Russia Adrift for Mezzo-Soprano and Orchestra (version by Leonid Rezetdinov [b.1961]).
Catalogue Number: 08T051
Description: The second orchestration in two months of Russia Adrift is coupled here with the rather craggy and angular Music of 1964 and the short, folk-like cantata of the following year. Texts online. Mila Shkirtil (mezzo), Rimsky-Korsakov Music College Female Choir, Boys of the St Petersburg Radio and TV Children’s Choir, St Petersburg State Symphony Orchestra; Yuri Serov.