1926, vol. 3: Prokofiev, Mosolov, Schoenberg, Toch

Russian composer Sergei Prokofiev, like so many other great artists at the time, called Paris home in 1926.  The previous year had seen the premiere of his Second Symphony there under the baton of Koussevitzky, to an indifferent response from Parisian artistic circles. […] (Click here to continue reading a transcript of this podcast.)

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Prokofiev, Le Pas d’Acier
Prokofiev, Le Pas d’Acier: Suite
Prokofiev, American Overture in B-flat op. 42
Mosolov, String Quartet no. 1
Mosolov, Two Nocturnes op. 15
Schoenberg, Drei Satiren für Gemischten Chor
Schoenberg, Septet Suite op. 29
Toch, Piano Concerto
Toch, Spiel for Wind Band

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