|Year of birth||1906|
|Year of death||1975|
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Shostakovich, Rawsthorne, Messiaen
Ensemble Mirage; Matthew Scott; Julia Pusker; Ugne Tiskute
Howard, Schubert, Shostakovich
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra; Vasily Petrenko; Teo Gheorghiu
Pärt, Shostakovich, Haydn
Orchestre Symphonique de Montréal; Kent Nagano; Marc-André Hamelin; Paul Merkelo
Mendelssohn, Shostakovich, Britten, Tavener
Brno Philharmonic; Robert Kružík; Jiří Sulženko; Matthew Barley
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Dutch violinist Simone Lamsma brings fiery intensity and technique in an otherwise lukewarm programme of Wagner, Rachmaninov and Shostakovich
The Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson Trio presented superb performances of the seminal piano trios of Brahms and Shostakovich, prefaced by a newly commissioned work from Ellen Taaffe Zwilich.
A pair of Soviet Cold War classics featured in Pietari Inkinen's Budapest debut at Müpa.
Donald Runnicles has been principal guest conductor of the Atlanta Symphony Orchestra for about a decade. He has developed a reputation as someone who how can shake things up, in a good way, each time he visits.
List of works
5 pieces for Two Violins and PianoBallet Suite no. 1 for orchestra, Op.84aCapturedCello Concerto no. 1 in E flat major, Op.107Cello Sonata in D minor, Op.40Chamber SymphonyChamber Symphony in C minor (arr. Rudolf Barshai), Op.110aConcertino for two pianos in A minor, Op.94Concerto DSCHFestive Overture in A major for orchestra, Op.96Katerina IzmailovaLady Macbeth of the Mtsensk DistrictMercurial ManoeuvresMichelangelo Suite on Verses by Buonarroti for bass and orchestra, Op.145aMusic to the play King Lear by Shakespeare, Op.58aMusic to the silent film New Babylon for small orchestra, Op.18OrangoPiano Concerto no. 1 in C minor for piano, trumpet and string orchestra, Op.35Piano Concerto no. 2 in F major, Op.102Piano Quintet in G minor, Op.57Piano Sonata No. 1, Op.12Piano Sonata No. 2 in B minor, Op.61Piano Trio no. 1 in C minor, Op.8Piano Trio no. 2 in E minor, Op.67Prelude and Fugue in C sharp minor, Op.87 no.10Prelude and Fugue in E minor, Op.87 no.4Prelude and Fugue in G sharp minor, Op.87 no.12Prelude and scherzo for string octet, Op.11Rayok (Little Paradise) for four voices, chorus and piano, Op.78bSeven Romances on Poems by Blok for soprano, violin, cello and piano, Op.127Six Romances on Verses by English Poets for bass and chamber orchestra, Op.140Sonata for viola and piano, Op.147Sonata for violin and piano, Op.134String Quartet No. 10 in A flat major, Op.118String Quartet No. 11 in F minor, Op.122String Quartet No. 12 in D flat major, Op.133String Quartet No. 13 in B flat minor, Op.138String Quartet No. 15 in E flat minor, Op.144String Quartet No. 2 in A major, Op.68String Quartet No. 3 in F major, Op.73String Quartet No. 4 in D major, Op.83String Quartet No. 5 in B flat major, Op.92String Quartet No. 6 in G major, Op.101String Quartet No. 7 in F sharp minor, Op.108String Quartet No. 8 in C minor "Malinconia", Op.110String Quartet No. 9 in E flat major, Op.117String Quartet no. 1 in C major, Op.49String Quartet no. 14 in F sharp major, Op.142Suite for Jazz Orchestra no. 1, Op.38aSuite for Jazz Orchestra no. 2, Op.50bSuite from The Age of Gold for orchestra, Op.22aSuite from The Gadfly for orchestra, Op.97aSuite on verses by Michelangelo: Dante, Op.145 no.6Suite on verses by Michelangelo: Death, Op.145 no.10Suite on verses by Michelangelo: Night, Op.145 no.9Symphony no. 1 in F minor, Op.10Symphony no. 10 in E minor, Op.93Symphony no. 11 in G minor "The year 1905", Op.103Symphony no. 12 in D minor "The Year 1917," Op.112Symphony no. 13 in B flat minor, "Babi Yar", Op.113Symphony no. 14, Op.135Symphony no. 15 in A major, Op.141Symphony no. 4 in C minor, Op.43Symphony no. 5 in D minor, Op.47Symphony no. 6 in B minor, Op.54Symphony no. 7 in C major, "Leningrad" Op.60Symphony no. 8 in C minor, Op.65Symphony no. 9Symphony no. 9 in E flat major, Op.70Tahiti Trot, "Tea for Two" for orchestra, Op.16Twenty-Four Preludes and Fugues for piano, Op.87Two Pieces for string quartet "Elegy and Polka", Op.30bViolin Concerto no. 1 in A minor, Op.77 or Op.99Violin Concerto no. 2 in C sharp minor, Op.129