The Film Music of Dimitri Shostakovich, Vol. 1

 DMITRY SHOSTAKOVICH (1906-1975)
   
 Fragments from the music to the 'Maxim' trilogy, Op. 50a 27:15  
  (Arr. Lev Atovmyan)  
1 Introduction: 'Courage, my friends'. Moderato* 4:18
2 Attack. Allegro 1:51
3 Death of the Old Worker. Adagio 5:58
  Peter Dixon cello  
4 Waltz. Allegro sostenuto 3:17
5 Demonstration. Allegretto 2:30
6 Struggle at the Barricades. Allegro con brio 4:53
7 Funeral March. Tempo di marcia fun├Ębre 2:37
8 Finale 1:30
   
premiere recording
 Music from 'The Man with a Gun', Op. 53 8:22  
9 I Overture. Allegretto 1:54
10 II October. Allegro moderato 3:25
11 III Smol'ny Palace. Allegretto 1:49
12 IV Finale. Moderato 1:02
   
 Music from 'A Girl Alone', Op. 26 21:02  
13 Altai. Adagio 3:05
14 In Kuzmina's Hut. Largo 3:51
15 Bai leads the children to tend the sheep 2:53
  Jennifer Galloway oboe  
16 Schoolchildren. Adagio - Allegretto 2:38
17 Adagio (Extract No. VII) 2:14
18 The Chief sleeps and gets up. Adagio (Separate, again) 3:56
19 Galop: 'How good life will be!'. Allegro 2:06
   
 Music from 'King Lear', Op. 137 18:18  
20 8 The Fool's Waterpipe. Moderato 0:41
  Mark Jordan E flat clarinet  
21 11 Prelude: The March of Time. Adagio 2:33
22 12 Lear's Castle. Adagio 2:39
23 14 The Catastrophe begins. Adagio 2:53
24 15 The Voice of Truth. Adagio 3:04
25 16 Storm. Moderato 2:21
26 18 After the Storm. Adagio 2:44
27 19 Finale: The Fool. Moderato 0:52
 Vassily Sinaisky
  16 & 17 May 2002