Tag: 20C

Les Biches

Poulenc – Les Biches 1923 | Conductor: Georges Prêtre

Shostakovich: Symphony No. 7 ‘Leningrad’

Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975) Symphony No. 7 “Leningrad” Allegretto Moderato (poco allegro) Adagio Allegro non troppo There is great debate among musicologists regarding Shostakovich’s relationship with the Soviets. Some interpret his music as railing against Soviet cruelty while others have compiled…