RELEASED TODAY, August 28: Leonard Slatkin conducts the world premiere recording of Alexander Kastalsky’s Requiem for Fallen Brothers (1914-17) [Naxos]

Previously published on August 26 The apt sun-goeth-down (or dawning) cover image reports artists and repertoire. The following publicity goes further: “Alexander Kastalsky was a student of Tchaikovsky and a mentor to Rachmaninov, becoming director of the Moscow Synodal School until the Bolshevik regime banned all sacred music, including the extraordinary Requiem for Fallen Brothers … Continue reading RELEASED TODAY, August 28: Leonard Slatkin conducts the world premiere recording of Alexander Kastalsky’s Requiem for Fallen Brothers (1914-17) [Naxos]