Firm “Melody” released the album, dedicated to the 125th anniversary from the birthday of Alexander Vasilyevich Gauk, the first conductor of the State Symphony orchestra of the USSR, the teacher who raised the most important Russian conductors of the last century, the masters of orchestration and publicist. If the first disc devoted to conductor the art of Alexander Gauk, included works by Sergei Taneyev and Sergei Rachmaninoff, the kit, according to the publishers, to evaluate it as a vivid interpreter of romantic music. On a double CD presents compositions by Franz Liszt (“Faust-Symphony”, Fantasia for piano and orchestra on a theme from “ruins of Athens” by Beethoven), Richard Strauss (the symphonic poem “till Eulenspiegel”), as well as the popular Symphony Scherzo Fields Duke “the sorcerer’s Apprentice” and dances for harp and orchestra by Claude Debussy. The recordings were made Big Symphony orchestra of Soviet radio, which Alexander Gauk worked for many years with the participation of outstanding musicians — pianist Grigory Ginzburg and harpist, long-term soloist of the orchestra of the Bolshoi theatre of the USSR Vera Dulova. The digital edition is available on iTunes, Apple Music and other services. Listen Alexander Gauk. R. Strauss, Debussy, Duke, Sheet — Alexander Gauk on Yandex. Music

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