RACHMANINOV Piano Concertos Nos 1 & 3 [vinyl]
Denis Matsuev piano
Valery Gergiev conductor
Double LP in gatefold sleeve
includes FLAC & MP3 downloads
Total duration 89m20s
Catalogue number MAR0505-LP
James Mallinson & Philip Nedel producers
Dirk Sobotka engineering, editing & mixing
Mark Donahue engineering, mixing & mastering
John Newton engineering
Recorded 15 - 20 February 2009 and 16 November 2014 at the Mariinsky Concert Hall, St Petersburg
Notes in English
Pressed on heavyweight 180g vinyl, this new verison of Denis Matsuev's deubt Mariinsky Label album also includes his 2015 recording of Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No. 1, which was described as 'electrifying' by Classica. This beautiful double LP set is housed in a gatefold sleeve and comes with a voucher code for free MP3 and HD FLAC downloads of the album.
Matsuev is renowned for his interpretations of music by Russian composers and has collaborated with the Serge Rachmaninov Foundation. He was chosen by the Foundation to perform and record unknown pieces of Rachmaninov on the composer’s own piano at the Rachmaninov house on the Villa Senar estate, Lucerne.