Label: Мелодия - MEL CD 10 02119 • Format: 2x, CD Compilation, Remastered, Stereo, Mono • Country: Russia • Genre: Classical • Style: Modern
Like so many Russian musicians, Mravinsky seemed first headed toward a career in the sciences. He studied biology at St. Petersburg University, but had to quit in after his father's death. To support himself, he signed on with the Imperial Ballet as a rehearsal pianist.
Inhe finally enrolled in Moderato Con Moto - Vadim Salmanov* -- Yevgeny Mravinsky* - Symphonies Leningrad Conservatory, where he studied composition with Vladimir Shcherbachov and conducting with Alexander Gauk and Nikolai Malko.
He graduated inand left his Imperial Ballet job to become a musical assistant and ballet conductor at the Bolshoi Opera from towith a IV. .And The Forest Sings at the Kirov from Mravinsky gave up these posts inafter winning first prize in the All-Union Conductors' Competition in Moscow, to become principal conductor of the Leningrad Philharmonic. He remained there until his death, long ignoring many guest-conducting offers from abroad. Under Mravinsky 's direction the Leningrad Philharmonic came to be regarded as one of the finest orchestras in the world, although the world had comparatively few opportunities to hear it aside from the rare tour about 30 performances in 25 years, starting insome dim Soviet recordings, and a very few highly acclaimed records for such Western European companies as Deutsche Grammophon and, in the end, Erato.
Mravinsky was made People's Artist of the U. His reputation only rose upon his retirement from the Leningrad Philharmonic, particularly El Gato Montes - Gran Orquesta Española - Pasodobles Toreros the posthumous release in by Melodiya and BMG Classics of 20 CDs surveying Mravinsky 's work from the s into the s.
Mravinsky 's rehearsal manner was said to be autocratic and brutal, and the resulting performances were tightly clenched.
Yet they were also technically precise, finely detailed, subtly colored, and highly dramatic -- and this not always because he was in the habit of whipping fast finales into a frenzy. In the West, Mravinsky was particularly noted as an interpreter of Shostakovichwhose Fifth, Sixth, Eighth, Ninth, and Tenth symphonies he premiered, IV.
.And The Forest Sings of Tchaikovsky. His recordings of the Tchaikovsky 's last three symphonies, made in for Deutsche Grammophon while the orchestra was on tour in London, are touchstones of the Russian repertory.
Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. Romantic Sad Sentimental. Sexy Trippy All Moods. Drinking Hanging Out In Love. Introspection Late Night Partying. Rainy Day Relaxation Road Trip. Romantic Evening Sex All Themes. Features Interviews Lists. Streams Videos All Posts. Born June 4, in St. Petersburg, Russia. Died January 19, in Leningrad, Russia. Genre Classical. Styles Orchestral Symphony Concerto. Also Known As Eugen Mravinsky.
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