Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 6 / Nutcracker Suite

A fiery reading of Tchaikovsky’s final symphony from the end of the Soviet era

Available for the first time ever in the West, Gennadi Rozhdestvensky conducts a brilliant performance of Tchaikovsky‘s Symphony No. 6 (`Pathetique`). Appearing alongside is a joyful and thrilling Nutcracker Suite by the Moscow State Symphony and Pavel Kogan, whose Alto recordings of the Rachmaninov Symphonies have been hailed for their brilliance.