MOSCOW, June 13. /TASS/. Soviet and Russian record company “Melody” produced on the disc recording of the concert-the opening of the Contest named after P. I. Tchaikovsky, on 11 June 1986 in the Great hall of the Moscow Conservatory. This was announced on Thursday TASS in the press service of the organization.
“It was one of those rare occasions when the Tchaikovsky competition is one of the strongest on structure of participants — is remembered not only for the winners but first and foremost, the opening concert. After the obligatory speeches by officials at the scene came three boys, the eldest of whom was not fifteen years old — Evgeny Kissin, Vadim Repin, Maxim Vengerov,” — said in the message.
Broadcast of the concert was released by “Melody” on vinyl after the contest in the summer of 1986. Until today, this disc was of the Phonographic rarity. Two discs include recordings of works by Mozart, Shostakovich, Debussy, Prokofiev, and other composers, performed by Maxim Vengerov (violin), Vadim Repin (violin) and Evgeny Kissin (piano).
The concert will also be available in digital applications, iTunes, Apple Music and other services.
Firm “Melody” was founded in 1964 as a public company for production, storage and distribution of sound recordings.
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