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Elegy and Waltz, Op 89
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'Alexandrov: Piano Music' (CDA67328)
Alexandrov: Piano Music
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Movement 1: Elegy: Andante caldo ed espressivo
Track 24 on CDA67328 [4'04] Archive Service
Movement 2: Waltz: Tempo di valse moderato e grazioso
Track 25 on CDA67328 [4'53] Archive Service

Elegy and Waltz, Op 89
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The Elegy, and the Waltz Op 89 (1964) (which is traditionally elegiac in Russian music) are dedicated to Nina Alexandrova’s memory – comparatively quiet and pensive pieces, in which the symbolic moment of dying is compellingly caught. There is no trace here of the piano pieces that Alexandrov composed in the twelve-tone technique during the 1960s; and the composer never published such ephemeral excursions into atonality that he wrote more out of curiosity than inner conviction.

from notes by Christoph Flamm © 2002
English: Roland Smithers

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Details for CDA67328 track 25
Waltz: Tempo di valse moderato e grazioso
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ISRC
GB-AJY-02-32825
Duration
4'53
Recording date
21 October 2001
Recording venue
Henry Wood Hall, London, United Kingdom
Recording producer
Jeremy Hayes
Recording engineer
Tony Faulkner
Hyperion usage
  1. Alexandrov: Piano Music (CDA67328)
    Disc 1 Track 25
    Release date: May 2002
    Deletion date: May 2010
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