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Composer: Shostakovich, Dmitri (1906-1975)

October 2017
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PragueOpening of the season

Shostakovich, Mahler
Czech Philharmonic Orchestra; Jakub Hrůša; Leonidas Kavakos; Marta Reichelová

ManchesterChetham's Symphony Orchestra

Tchaikovsky, Copland, Shostakovich
Chetham's Symphony Orchestra; Stephen Threlfall

ValenciaOrquesta de Valencia

Salvador, Shostakovich, Brahms
Orquesta de Valencia; Miguel Harth-Bedoya; Guillermo Pastrana

RigaBaltic Musical Seasons. Teodor Currentzis and MusicAeterna

Prokofiev, Shostakovich
MusicAeterna Orchestra; Teodor Currentzis

RavelloGirario Trio

Stravinsky, Bartók, Milhaud, Khachaturian, Shostakovich
Girario Trio
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Shedding light on inventiveness

The Takács Quartet proved once more that among the long-established American quartets they are, arguably, the most reliable.
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Scintillating season opener from the BBCNOW

Thomas Søndergård conducts the BBC National Orchestra of Wales in Mosolov, Shostakovich and Beethoven with Igor Levit
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Ashkenazy brings Shostakovich to Battleship Potemkin

Fine Shostakovich playing from Ashkenazy and the Philharmonia makes Eisenstein's virtuosic propaganda film even stronger, in a powerful reminder of the Russian Revolution of 1905.
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Sinaisky offers romance and revoultion in Birmingham

Vassily Sinaisky returns to Birmingham, partnered by a Macedonian pianist.
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Northern Ballet celebrates MacMillan

Northern Ballet celebrates master choreographer Kenneth MacMillan with considerable style 
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List of works
24 Preludes5 pieces for Two Violins and PianoAphorisms - ten pieces for piano, Op.13Behind the MirrorCello Concerto no. 1 in E flat major, Op.107Cello Concerto no. 2 in G major, Op.126Cello Sonata in D minor, Op.40Chamber SymphonyChamber Symphony in C minor (arr. Rudolf Barshai), Op.110aChamber Symphony, Op.110 bisConcertino for two pianos in A minor, Op.94ConcertoConcerto (MacMillan)Festive Overture in A major for orchestra, Op.96Four Romances on Verses by Pushkin for bass and piano, Op.46Katerina IzmailovaLady Macbeth of the Mtsensk DistrictLady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District: PassacagliaLady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District: orchestral suite, Op.29aMoskau, Tscherjomuschki: Lied der LidotschkaMusic to the play Hamlet by Shakespeare, Op.32Music to the silent film New Babylon for small orchestra, Op.18Octet October, symphonic poem in C minor for orchestra, Op.131OrangoPiano 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 A flat major, Op.87 no.17Prelude and Fugue in A major, Op.87 no.7Prelude and Fugue in E flat minor, Op.87 no.14 Prelude and Fugue in G major, Op.87 no.3Prelude and Fugue no. 24 in D minor, Op.87Prelude and scherzo for string octet, Op.11Prelude in B flat minor, Op.34 no.16Prelude in C sharp minor, Op.34 no.10Prelude in D flat major, Op.34 no.15Prelude in D minor, Op.34 no.24Rayok (Little Paradise) for four voices, chorus and piano, Op.78bSeven Romances on Poems by Blok for soprano, violin, cello and piano, Op.127Sonata for viola and piano, Op.147Sonata for violin and piano, Op.134String Quartet No. 11 in F minor, Op.122String 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.49Suite for Jazz Orchestra no. 1, Op.38aSuite from The Gadfly for orchestra, Op.97aSuite für Varieté-Orchester: Walzer Nr.2Suite of Five Fragments from the Opera Katarina Izmailova for orchestra, Op.114aSuite 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. 15 in A major, arranged for piano trio and percussion, Op.141aSymphony no. 2 in B flat major "To October", Op.14Symphony no. 3 in E flat major "The First of May", Op.20Symphony 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. 9 in E flat major, Op.70The Golden Age: suite, Op.22aThe NoseTwenty-Four Preludes for piano, Op.34Two pieces, Op.11Violin Concerto no. 1 in A minor, Op.77 or Op.99Violin Concerto no. 2 in C sharp minor, Op.129