Ashkenazy Conducts Rachmaninov Symphony No. 2 (extract)

In this new album release, the Philharmonia Orchestra and its Conductor Laureate Vladimir Ashkenazy present a performance of Rachmaninov’s magnificent Second Symphony, recorded live in concert at Royal Festival Hall. This is the second release in a series of Rachmaninov’s three symphonies, plus the Symphonic Dances, conducted by Ashkenazy live in concert with the Philharmonia. In this preview, revel in Rachmaninov’s lush orchestral writing from the second movement of his Second Symphony, which recent audiences have come to enjoy through 2014 film Birdman. Disc released Friday 6 April 2018. Order now:

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