The Art of Oda Slobodskaya


The Art of Oda Slobodskaya
Oda Slobodskaya
Label
Decca
Catalogue No.
4803524
Barcode
00028948035243
Format
2-CD
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TRACK LISTING / ARTISTS

CD 1
The Rymington van Wyck Recordings

1 S. TANEYEV: Nocturne

2 TCHAIKOVSKY: Was I not a blade of grass?

S. TANEYEV
3 Dreams
4 My Heart is Beating
5 In the Silence of the Night

6 TCHEREPNIN: I would have kissed you

RACHMANINOV
7 Lilacs
8 How pleasant it is here!
9 CUI: The Statue at Tsarskoye Sel

TCHAIKOVSKY
10 To Forget So Soon
11 If only I had known
12 The golden cornfields

The Decca recordings
13-15 Three Folksongs (from the collection of RIMSKY-KORSAKOV, arr. IPPOLITOV-IVANOV)

GRETCHANINOV:
16 Lullaby
17 The Dreary Steppe
18 Like an angel
19 My country

BORODIN
20 From my tears sprang flowers
21 The Sea Princess

22 BALAKIREV: Hebrew Melody

CD 2
TCHAIKOVSKY
1 Evgney Onegin: Tatyana’s Letter Scene
London Symphony Orchestra
Anatole Fistoulari

2 Child Song

RACHMANINOV
3 To the children
4 The Little Island
5 The Soldier’s Wife

6 PROKOFIEV: Dunyushka, Op. 104

BLANTER
7 In the forest of the frontline
8 Katyusha

9-11 STRAVINSKY: Three Tales for Children
12-18 KABALEVSKY: Seven Nursery Rhymes
19-24 SHOSTAKOVICH: Six Spanish Songs, Op. 100
Ivor Newton, piano

Oda Slobodskaya, soprano

Recording information

Recording Producer: Christopher Raeburn (CD2: 2-23)
Recording Engineers: Kenneth Wilkinson (CD2: 1); Arthur Lilley (CD2: 2-23)
Recording Locations: Decca Studios, West Hampstead, London, UK, November-December 1938 (CD1: 1-12), May 1945 (CD1, tracks, 13-22), January-February 1961 (CD2, tracks 2-23); Kingsway Hall, London, UK, February 1946 (CD2: 1)
Remastering: Audio Archiving Company, London, UK