This Pentatone release comes from the Philips Quadraphonic Recordings archive and features two popular compositions by Russian composers. The 2nd Symphony is the most popular Symphony Rachmaninov composed. The Capricio Espagnol, became an instant success when at the first performance, an enthusiastic audience demanded that the entire piece be encored!
Remastered Quadro Recording (RQR)
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"...the orchestra’s performance of Capriccio Espagnol is the real treat here. A clear, bright sound renders the music freshly energised, while the exciting rhythms and lively, sparkling melodies simply carry you away."