© 2021 London Philharmonic Orchestra Ltd.
℗ 2021 London Philharmonic Orchestra Ltd.
Post-production and mastering: Andrew Walton, Deborah Spanton, K&A Productions
Total playing time: 34:27
Released: 9 July 2021
Digital album: Prokofiev Alexander Nevsky
LPO conducted by Kurt Masur
Prokofiev antata, Alexander Nevsky
Kurt Masur conductor
Sarah Walker mezzo-soprano
London Philharmonic Choir
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Konstantin Stoianov leader
Prokofiev's masterful musical storytelling comes to the fore in this cantata, based on the score to Sergei Eisenstein's seminal film, Alexander Nevsky. Kurt Masur conducts mezzo soprano Sarah Walker and the London Philharmonic Orchestra and Choir in this dramatic telling of the Thirteenth Century Russian hero Alexander Nevsky's victory over the Teutonic Knights.