Celebrating 25 Years of Excellence

Shostakovich: Cello Sonata in D Minor, Op. 40 – Britten: Cello Sonata in C Major, Op. 65 & Cello Suite No. 3, Op. 87


Catalogue No: SOMMCD 067
Release Date: 2007-11-01
Number of Discs: 1
EAN/UPC: 748871306721
Artists: ,
Liner Notes

With this new release we welcome one more distinguished performer to the SOMM catalogue – Cellist Karine Georgian accompanied on this CD by Jeremy Young in repertoire which is close to her heart. She was a student of Rostropovich at the Moscow Conservatoire and they remained close until his recent demise.

Karine Georgian – Cello
Jeremy Young – Piano

Karine Georgian took First Prize and Gold Medal at the Third Tchaikovsky International Competition thus launching a career which has spanned all the countries of the former Soviet Union, Europe, the Far East and the USA.

On This Recording

  1. Cello Sonata: I. Allegro non troppo
  2. Cello Sonata: II. Allegro
  3. Cello Sonata: III. Largo
  4. Cello Sonata: IV. Allegro
  5. Cello Sonata: I. Dialogo
  6. Cello Sonata: II. Scherzo-pizzicato
  7. Cello Sonata: III. Elegia
  8. Cello Sonata: IV. Marcia
  9. Cello Sonata: V. Moto Perpetuo
  10. Cello Suite No. 3: I. Introduzione: Lento
  11. Cello Suite No. 3: II. Marcia: Allegro
  12. Cello Suite No. 3: III. Canto: Con moto
  13. Cello Suite No. 3: IV. Barcarola: Lento
  14. Cello Suite No. 3: V. Dialogo: Allegretto
  15. Cello Suite No. 3: VI. Fuga: Andante espressivo
  16. Cello Suite No. 3: VII. Recitativo: Fantastico
  17. Cello Suite No. 3: VIII. Moto perpetuo: Presto
  18. Cello Suite No. 3: IX. Passacaglia: Lento solenne
  19. Cello Suite No. 3: IX. Mournful Song - Autumn - Street Song - Grant repose together with the saints