Firm “Melody” released “Elena Obraztsova. Aria” devoted to creativity of the outstanding Russian singer of the twentieth century Elena Obraztsova. The album includes a collection of arias from the “St. Matthew Passion”, “Easter oratorio”, the Mass in b minor and the individual cantatas of Bach, arias from the Opera “Flavius” and “Admetus,” oratorios “Samson,” “Te Deum” by Handel, with whom for many years was made by Elena Obraztsova.
— Known to millions of music lovers first and foremost as an outstanding Opera singer of the twentieth century, Shine in parties Russian, Italian, French repertoire on the best stages in the world, Elena Obraztsova less time gave live performances. A special place in the repertoire was occupied by the music of Bach and Handel, — stated in the description of the release.
The numbers presented for the first time on CD, which includes Studio recordings with participation of Chamber ensemble soloists of the orchestra of the Bolshoi theater under control of Adolf Bruck, a concert recording from the Great hall of the Moscow Conservatory the chamber orchestra “Moscow Virtuosi” under Vladimir Spivakov and with the pianist Vazha Chachava. The disc adds the famous Aria “Pieta Signore” Alessandro Stradella written by Elena Obraztsova in the dome Cathedral with the Ensemble of violinists of the Bolshoi theatre under the baton of Julius Reentovich.
The digital edition is available on iTunes, Apple Music and other services.
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