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BORODIN: Prince Igor (Ivanov, Smolenskaya, Melik-Pashayev) (1951)


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BORODIN: Prince Igor (Ivanov, Smolenskaya, Melik-Pashayev) (1951)

Disc 1

Borodin, Alexander Porfir'yevich
Borodin, Alexander Porfir'yevich, lyricist(s)

  Prince Igor (Knyaz Igor)
1.   Overture 00:11:01
2.   Prologue: Solntsu krasnomu slava! (Glory to the beautiful sun!) (Chorus) 00:03:53
3.   Prologue: Idyom na bran's vragom Rusi (Let’s march into battle against the enemy of Rus) (Igor, Chorus) 00:02:35
4.   Prologue: Chto eto znachit (What does it mean) (Galitsky) 00:05:15
5.   Prologue: Pust' pridut knyagini i boyaryni (Let the princesses and boyars’ wives come) (Igor) 00:05:46
6.   Prologue: Pora idti nam v put (It is time to go) (Igor) 00:02:52
7.   Act I Scene 1: Slava, slava Volodimiru (Glory, glory to Vladimir) (Chorus) 00:02:08
8.   Act I Scene 1: Recitative and Song of Galitsky: Nateshilsya li, knyaz' (Had a good time, Prince) (Prince's Courtiers, Galitsky) 00:04:02
9.   Act I Scene 1: Recitative: Knyazyu Galitskomu slava! (Long live Prince Galitsky!) (Prince's Courtiers) 00:01:23
10.   Act I Scene 1: Oy, likhon'ko! Oy, goryushko! (Oh, there's trouble! And such misfortune, Prince!) (Chorus of Maidens) 00:02:25
11.   Act I Scene 1: Stoy, rebyata! (Wait, lads!) (Skula) 00:01:00
12.   Act I Scene 1: Chto u knyazya da Volodimira (At the palace of Prince Vladimir) (Skula) 00:02:57
13.   Act I Scene 1: Da, vot komu by knyazhit' na Putivlye! (Yes, this is who should rule in Putivl!) (Chorus) 00:02:10
14.   Act I Scene 2: Arioso: Ne malo vremeni proshlo (Much time has passed) (Yaroslavna) 00:07:07
15.   Act I Scene 2: Tam devushki prishli k tebe, knyaginya (Some maidens have come to see you, Princess) (Yaroslavna, Chorus of Maidens) 00:04:30
16.   Act I Scene 2: Ay! Knyaz! Batyushki! (Oh, heavens! The Prince!) (Yaroslavna, Galitsky) 00:07:31
17.   Act I Scene 2: Dobro pozhalovat', boyarye (Welcome, boyars) (Yaroslavna) 00:07:13
18.   Act I Scene 2: Zvon! Nabat! (Bells! The Alarm!) (Boyars) 00:01:51

Disc 2

Borodin, Alexander Porfir'yevich
Borodin, Alexander Porfir'yevich, lyricist(s)

  Prince Igor (Knyaz Igor)
1.   Act II: Na bezvod'ye, dnyom na solntse (Without water, midday in the Sun) (Chorus of the Polovtsian Maidens) 00:05:36
2.   Act II: Dance of the Polovtsian Maidens 00:02:20
3.   Act II: Cavatina: Merknet svet dnevnoy (Daylight fades) (Konchakovna) 00:05:44
4.   Act II: Solntse za goroy ukhodit na pokoy (Beyond the mountain, the Sun goes to rest) (Polovtsian Guards) 00:01:08
5.   Act II: Cavatina: Medlenno den ugasal (Slowly the day has faded) (Vladimir) 00:05:35
6.   Act II: Aria: Ty li, Vladimir moy, ty li (Is that you, my Vladimir, is that you) (Kochakovna, Vladimir) 00:05:22
7.   Act II: Aria: Ni sna ne otdykha (No sleep, no rest) (Igor) 00:06:58
8.   Act II: Pozvol mne, knyazhe, slovo molvit' (Allow me, Prince, to say a word) (Igor, Ovlur) 00:03:55
9.   Act II: Aria: Zdorov li, knyaz (Are you in good health, Prince) (Konchak) 00:07:13
10.   Act II: Gey! Plennits privesti syuda! (Hey! Bring the captives girl here!) (Konchak) 00:03:09
11.   Act II: Polovtsian Dance: Uletay na kryl'yakh vetra (Fly on the wings of wind) (Female Captives) 00:02:26
12.   Act II: Wild Dance of the Men... General Dance 00:01:11
13.   Act II: Poyte pesni slavy Khanu! Poy! (Sing songs of praise to the Khan! Sing!) (Polovtsians) 00:02:06
14.   Act II: Boys' dance... Mens' Dance 00:05:35

Disc 3

Borodin, Alexander Porfir'yevich
Borodin, Alexander Porfir'yevich, lyricist(s)

  Prince Igor (Knyaz Igor)
1.   Act IV: Akh! Plachu ya, gorko plachu ya (Oh, I weep, I bitterly weep) (Yaroslavna) 00:09:14
2.   Act IV: Akh, ne buyniy veter zavyval (Oh, it was not the violent wind) (Chorus) 00:03:37
3.   Act IV: Kak unylo vsyo krugom (All around, what a cheerless sight) (Yaroslavna) 00:02:35
4.   Act IV: On - moy sokol yasniy (It is he - my bright - eyed falcon!) (Yaroslavna, Igor) 00:04:26
5.   Act IV: Ty gudi, da (Play, you, play!) (Gudok Players, Yeroshka, Skula) 00:04:24
6.   Act IV; Narod! Syuda! (People, come here!) (Yeroshka) 00:03:45
7.   Act IV: Final Chorus: Znat', Gospod' mol'by uslyshal (It seems the Lord has heard our prayers) (Elders, Boyars) 00:02:47
8.   Prince Igor, Act I: Recitative and Song of Galitsky 00:03:39
9.   Prince Igor, Act I: Yaroslavna's Arioso 00:04:48
10.   Prince Igor, Act II: Konchakovna's Aria 00:05:56
11.   Prince Igor, Act II: Vladimir's Cavatina 00:07:26
12.   Prince Igor, Act II: Prince Igor's Aria 00:07:13
13.   Prince Igor, Act II: Konchak's Aria 00:07:20

Total Playing Time: 03:21:07

Borodin, Alexander Porfir'yevich

Borodin, Alexander Porfir'yevich

Bourdon, Rosario; Cloez, Gustave; Dobrowen, Issay Alexandrovich; Melik-Pashayev, Alexander; Reibold, Bruno; Weissmann, Frieder

Berlin State Opera Orchestra; Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra; Philharmonia Orchestra; RCA Victor Symphony Orchestra; Studio orchestra

Bolshoi Theatre Chorus

Baklanoff, George; Borisenko, Veronica; Chaliapin, Feodor; Christoff, Boris; Friant, Charles; Godovkin, Feodor; Ivanov, Andrey; Ivanova, Antonina; Korneueva, Elena; Koshetz, Nina; Lemeshev, Sergey; Obukhova, Nadezhda; Pirogov, Alexander; Reizen, Mark; Serov, Alexey; Skobtsov, Ivan; Smolenskaya, Evgeniya

Label: Naxos Historical

Series: Great Opera Recordings

Genre: Opera

Period: Romantic

Catalogue No: 8.111071-73

Barcode: 747313307128

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Physical Release: 05/2005

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