Miklós Rózsa’s Violin Concerto recorded in Moscow
March 22, 2007
Miklós Rózsa’s Violin Concerto, Op. 24, featuring violinist Anastasia Khitruk, and Sinfonia Concertante, Op. 29, featuring Ms. Khitruk and cellist Andrey Tchekmazov, were recorded between March 6th and 11th, 2007, at the Russian State TV & Radio Company Kultura - Studio 5 in Moscow, Russia, with Dmitry Yablonsky conducting the Russian Philharmonic Orchestra. The sessions were engineered by Aleksandr Karasev and produced by Lubov Doronina.
This endeavour is part of the Miklós Rózsa’s Centenary Project, dedicated to renewing interest and attention in the classical compositions of Rósza, with more recordings and performances of his works planned for 2007, the centenary of his birth.
Russian Philharmonic Orchestra, conductor Dmitry Yablonsky
Anastasia Khitruk, violin
Photos courtesy of Tomas Piktozis