Since you are interested in Slava! The Art of Rostropovich (3CD), here is a list of other items that you may find interesting.
DELIUS / ELGAR / GOODALL / etc
And the Bridge is Love: English Music for Strings
English Chamber Orchestra, Julian Lloyd Webber (Conductor; Cello)
[ Naxos / CD - released 3/Feb/2015 ]
This wide-ranging programme of English music for strings includes the world première recording of Howard Goodall's moving And the Bridge is Love, in which Julian Lloyd Webber plays cello, and of William Lloyd Webber's The Moon, only performed for the...
PUCCINI / BIZET / DVORAK / OFFENBACH / DONIZETTI / VERDI / etc
40 Most Beautiful Arias
Maria Callas, Placido Domingo, Cecilia Bartoli, Kiri te Kanawa, Jose Carreras, José Cura, Angela Gheorghiu, etc
[ Warner Classics / 2 CD - released 10/Feb/2009 ]
Nothing stirs the soul and tugs at the heartstrings more than an inspired operatic aria. Warner Classics CD set 40 MOST BEAUTIFUL ARIAS collects forty of the most moving ones the world has known on this star-studded collection.
Sally Maer, Li-Wei Qin, Catherine Jones, Umberto Clerici (cellos) / Various orchestras
[ ABC Classics / 2 CD - released 1/Aug/2018 ]
For over 20 years, the 'Swoon' segment on ABC Classic FM's Breakfast show has been a beloved oasis of calm and beauty, a chance to shut out the noise and busyness of everyday life, and drink in the loveliness of pure music. The first CD compilation...
Elgar: Cello Concerto / etc
Sheku Kanneh-Mason (cello), London Symphony Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle
[ Decca / CD - released 31/Jan/2020 ]
Award-winning British cellist Sheku Kanneh-Mason returns with Elgar, a brand new album of works anchored around Elgar's Cello Concerto - arguably the best-known work in the classical canon written for solo cello.
LUDWIG van BEETHOVEN
Beethoven: Piano Trios Nos. 6 & 7 "Archduke"
Isabelle Faust (violin) Alexander Melnikov (piano) Jean-Guihen Queyras (cello)
[ Harmonia Mundi / CD - released 20/Feb/2014 ]
"A cellist who tends towards introversion; a fortepianist who tends the other way. Put them together and something magical happens within the tensions they engender." GRAMOPHONE MAGAZINE AWARD WINNER 2014
Joplin: The Easy Winners & other Rags
Itzhak Perlman (violin) with Andre Previn (piano)
[ Warner Classics Itzhak Perlman Edition / CD - released 20/Nov/2015 ]
The music of Scott Joplin, the "King of Ragtime", achieved a newfound popularity in the mid-1970s, nearly sixty years after the composer's death. Its beguiling synthesis of African-American syncopations and European musical forms is eloquently captur
Herbert: Cello Concertos Nos. 1 & 2 / Irish Rhapsody
Mark Kosower (cello) / Ulster Orchestra, JoAnn Falletta
[ Naxos / CD - released 15/Apr/2016 ]
"Mark Kosower is a red-blooded soloist...We also get Herbert's Irish Rhapsody, essentially a stock exercise in homesick audience-pleasing, but nicely done" The Guardian, 14th April 2016 ****
LUDWIG van BEETHOVEN
Beethoven: Triple Concerto (coupled with Brahms - Double Concerto)
David Oistrakh (violin) / Mstislav Rostropovich (cello) / Sviatoslav Richter (piano) / Herbert von Karajan, George Szell
[ Warner Classics / CD - released 1/Dec/2012 ]
1001 Classical recordings to hear before you die (1801-1850) -- "(The Beethoven) is a marvellous performance that will clearly remain a classic for years to come. The Brahms receives an exceptionally rich performance." Gramophone
Kennedy Meets Gershwin
Nigel Kennedy (violin) with Rolf Bussalb (guitar), Sonja Schebeck (violin), Tomasz Kupiec (double bass)
[ Warner Classics / CD - released 1/Jun/2018 ]
Classical superstar Nigel Kennedy returns with a critically acclaimed programme of the music of George Gershwin, hailed by The Guardian as "rip-roaring and exquisitely tender", spirited and playful gypsy jazz arrangements inspired by his friendship...
PUCCINI, VERDI, MOZART, GOUNOD / MEYERBEER / WAGNER / SAINT-SAENS / etc
The Great Placido Domingo [3 CD set]
Placido Domingo (tenor) with Daniel barenboim, Jose Carreras, Mirella Freni, Thomas Hampson & others
[ Warner Classics / 3 CD - released 5/Feb/2016 ]
Saluting a glorious and unparalleled career that, since 1959, has embraced some 150 operatic roles and spans the the Italian, French, German and Spanish repertoires, this 3-CD collection draws on recitals and complete operas recorded over more than...