SERGEI PROKOFIEV (1891-1953)
1  Zdravitsa (Hail to Stalin), Op. 85 (1939)* 12:51
  Original version of the Cantata for chorus and orchestra  
   
2  Autumnal, Op. 8 (1910; 1914; 1934) 7:43
  Symphonic sketch  
   
 Hamlet, Op. 77 (1938) 21:50  
  Incidental music for the play by W. Shakespeare  
  Tatiana Sharova soprano  
  Andrei Baturkin baritone  
3 1 The Ghost of Hamlet's Father. Andante lugubre 3:18
4 2 Claudius's March. Moderato con brio 1:59
5 3 Fanfares 0:33
6 4 Pantomime. Allegro moderato 2:54
7 5 Ophelia's first song. Andante 2:14
8 6 Ophelia's second song. Andante 2:28
9 7 Ophelia's third song. Andante 1:19
10 8 Ophelia's fourth song. Andante espressivo 1:45
11 9 The Gravedigger's song. Sostenuto 2:01
12 10 Fortinbras's Final March. Andante maestoso 3:14
13  Flourish, Mighty Land, Op. 114 (1947)* 8:22
  Original version of the Cantata for the thirtieth anniversary of the October Revolution  
   
 Egyptian Nights, Op. 61 (1938) 22:06  
  Symphonic Suite  
14 1 Night in Egypt. Adagio 1:43
15 2 Caesar, the Sphinx and Cleopatra. Andantino 3:00
16 3 The Alarm. Allegro inquieto 1:05
17 4 Dances. Allegretto 2:44
18 5 Anthony. Andante mosso 4:12
19 6 The Fall of Cleopatra. Lento doloroso 5:23
20 7 Roma militaris. Andante maestoso 3:55
  under  
 Valeri Polyansky
  April 2002