DMITRY SHOSTAKOVICH (1906-1975)
   
 Suite on Words of Michelangelo, Op. 145a 44:50  
  in Russian translations by Abram Efros  
  To Irina Shostakovich  
1 1 Truth 5:09
2 2 Morning 2:44
3 3 Love 4:56
4 4 Parting 2:39
5 5 Anger 1:46
6 6 Dante 3:52
7 7 To the Exile 6:03
8 8 Creativity 3:46
9 9 Night (a dialogue) 4:22
10 10 Death 5:33
11 11 Immortality 3:55
   
 Six Romances on Verses by Raleigh, Burns and Shakespeare, Op. 140 14:28  
  in Russian translations by Boris Pasternak and Samuil Marshak  
12 1 To the Son 4:32
  (after To his Son by Sir Walter Raleigh)  
  To Lev Atovmyan  
13 2 In the fields in snow and rain 2:42
  (after O wert thou in the cauld blast by Robert Burns)  
  To Nina Shostakovich  
14 3 McPherson before his execution 1:52
  (after McPherson's Farewell by Robert Burns)  
  To Isaak Glikman  
15 4 Jenny 1:34
  (after Comin' thro' the Rye by Robert Burns)  
  To Yuri (Georg) Sviridov  
16 5 Sonnet 66 2:58
  (after Sonnet LXVI by William Shakespeare)  
  To Ivan Sollertinsky  
17 6 The King's Campaign 0:47
  (After The Grand Old Duke of York - traditional)  
  To Vissarion Shebalin  
   
18  October, Op. 132 13:21
  Symphonic poem  
  Moderato - Allegro  
 Ildar Abdrazakov bass
 Gianandrea Noseda
  5-7 April 2005