Shostakovich – Under Stalin’s Shadow

Symphonies Nos. 5; 8 & 9

Boston Symphony Orchestra

Andris Nelsons, conductor

Deutsche Grammophon, 2016

Description

Tracklist:

  1. Shostakovich: Symphony No.9 In E Flat, Op.70 – 1. Allegro (Live)
  2. Shostakovich: Symphony No.9 In E Flat, Op.70 – 2. Moderato (Live)
  3. Shostakovich: Symphony No.9 In E Flat, Op.70 – 3. Presto – (Live)
  4. Shostakovich: Symphony No.9 In E Flat, Op.70 – 4. Largo – (Live)
  5. Shostakovich: Symphony No.9 In E Flat, Op.70 – 5. Allegretto (Live)
  6. Shostakovich: Symphony No.5 In D Minor, Op.47 – 1. Moderato (Live)
  7. Shostakovich: Symphony No.5 In D Minor, Op.47 – 2. Allegretto (Live)
  8. Shostakovich: Symphony No.5 In D Minor, Op.47 – 3. Largo (Live)
  9. Shostakovich: Symphony No.5 In D Minor, Op.47 – 4. Allegro non troppo (Live)
  10. Shostakovich: Suite From Hamlet, Op.32a – 1. Introduction And Night Patrol (Live)
  11. Shostakovich: Suite From Hamlet, Op.32a – 2. Funeral March (Live)
  12. Shostakovich: Suite From Hamlet, Op.32a – 3. Flourish And Dance Music (Live)
  13. Shostakovich: Suite From Hamlet, Op.32a – 4. The Hunt (Live)
  14. Shostakovich: Suite From Hamlet, Op.32a – 9. Ophelia’s Song (Live)
  15. Shostakovich: Suite From Hamlet, Op.32a – 10. Cradle Song (Live)
  16. Shostakovich: Suite From Hamlet, Op.32a – 11. Requiem (Live)
  17. Shostakovich: Symphony No.8 In C Minor, Op.65 – 1. Adagio (Live)
  18. Shostakovich: Symphony No.8 In C Minor, Op.65 – 2. Allegretto (Live)
  19. Shostakovich: Symphony No.8 In C Minor, Op.65 – 3. Allegro non troppo (Live)
  20. Shostakovich: Symphony No.8 In C Minor, Op.65 – 4. Largo (Live)
  21. Shostakovich: Symphony No.8 In C Minor, Op.65 – 5. Allegretto (Live)

Recording location: Boston, Symphony Hall, 10/2015 (Symphony No. 9); 11/2015 (Symphony No. 5); 2/2016 (Suite from “Hamlet”); 3/2016 (Symphony No. 8)