AQVR 316-2

1. Basilio’s Aria ‘La Calunnia’ ( Rossini « the Seville barber », 2 ä.) 5.10

2. Phillip's aria ‘ Ella giammai m’amo’ (Verdi "Don Carlos act3)

3. Song of the Varangian Guest (N.Rimsky-Korsakov «Sadko», 4 picture) 3.12

4. Aleko’s Cavatina (S.Rachmaninov «Àleko») 7.14

5. Lanceotto’s Aria (S.Rachmaninov « Francesca da Rimini ») 3.28

6. Monologue Svengali (A.Yurasovsky «Òrilby», 2 ä.) 6.46

7. The scene of the Miller and the Prince (Dargomyzhsky "Rusalka", 3 act., Prince – P.Chekin) 12.34

The Tsar’s apartments in the Kremlin - Extract ( Musorgsky "Boris Godunov", 2 act.)

Record on live from the stage of the Bolshoi theatre on November, 27th, 1954

Boris Godunov - A.Pirogov, Shuisky - N.Khanaev, Feodor – V.Gagarina, Xenia - E.Kruglikova,

Xenias nurse - E.Verbitskaja, boyar in attendance - F.Godovkin (8-11)

8. Scene (Xenia, nurse, Feodor, Boris)

9. Boris's monologue – I have attained the highest power 6.04

10. Boris and Shuisky's scene 8.51

11. Clock scene – Oh, I am stiffled 4.15

Orchestra of the Bolshoi theatre (1-3, 8-11), the Bolshoi symphonic orchestra (4, 5)

Conductors: V.Nebolsin (1,3), A.Orlov (2, 6), N.Golovanov (4), S.Samosud (5), A.Chugunov (7),

A.Melik-Pashaev (8-11).

recorded: first half 1940 (7), 1946 (6), April, 11th 1947 (2), June, 26th 1951 (5), 1952 (4),

December, 14th 1953 (1,3)