Aram Khachaturian Anniversary Edition available on March 15 2016 from Amazon for 25.63
Aram Khachaturian: Anniversary Edition (Music CD) available on September 17 2015 from Base for 18.19
EAN bar code 4600317021468 ξ1 registered March 15 2016
EAN bar code 4600317021468 ξ2 registered September 27 2014
Product category is MUSIC CD - CD - Classical Audio
Manufacturered by Melodiya
Product weight is 0.21 lbs.
A five-disc anniversary collection of works by Aram Khachaturian, a classic of Armenian, Russian and Soviet music. Works include the well-known ballet excerpts from Gayene and Spartacus, and the Second symphony in E minor ('The Bell'). Khachaturian himself conducts several of the works in this set.
A new-to-me style of Melodiya packaging, the five CDs came in a very pretty, somewhat oversized, but very flimsy box; a booklet with basic notes about each track is included. Each CD is in a card-stock sleeve with a vintage picture of Khachaturian on the cover, and a track list with recording details on the back side.Since some of these recordings have been on CD before, and since Khachaturian sometimes conducted multiple recordings of some of the pieces, I though..