Hefty piano works are brought to life on this impressive live recording. John Suchet's Album of the Week, 28 January 2013.
Mussorgsky Album Reviews
Mussorgsky's Songs and Dances of Death and Rachmaninov's Symphonic Dances are elegantly played by Dmitri Hvorostovsky and the St Petersburg Philharmonic
The mighty Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra make Mussorgsky's mighty orchestral showcase, Pictures at an Exhibition, their own
Three composers are tackled in the best possible sense by pianist Sergio Tiempo.
Heartfelt singing adds interest to a recording where the sound sometimes distracts from Monteverdi’s sacred compositions
Rimsky-Korsakov’s and Ravel’s orchestrations of Mussorgsky border on the banal, but Carlo Ponti injects them with life
The great Anna Netrebko's 10 years at The Met is celebrated in this uneven recording that's let down by varied conducting
The Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra is on scintillating form in these ever-popular Tchaikovsky and Mussorgsky masterpieces
Philip Edward Fisher delivers an uneven compilation of works by the five Russian composers known as 'The Mighty Handful'