Author Topic: Alfred Schnittke (1934-1998)  (Read 93819 times)

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Re: Alfred Schnittke (1934-1998)
« Reply #1060 on: May 30, 2018, 05:39:10 AM »
Just posted this in Purchased thread, but finally got me a hard copy of the Faust Cantata, and another 2nd Concerto Grosso for my library. This also might be a candidate for craziest cover art!

I haven’t heard this recording in ages. Faust Cantata, of course, is one of my favorites from Schnittke. The best I can remember Rozhdestvensky does this music justice.
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