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A revolutionary evening

...often come to mind. However, Dmitri Shostakovich's Symphony No. 5 was a revolutionary...organization's Web site. Pickett describes Shostakovich as the most important of the Soviet-era...a man that lived a storied life. "Shostakovich really lived his life under the thumb...
New conductor carries baton from Los Angeles

...For his first concert in October, Quinn has selected a program built around the idea of new beginnings that will include Shostakovich's Festive Overture and Dvorak Ninth Symphony, also known as the New World Symphony. Later in the season, he's planned...
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Symphony presents winter concert series on Feb. 7 and 8

...Revolutionary Russian," their winter concert series, at the Juneau Douglas High School auditorium. The concerts will feature Shostakovich's controversial "Symphony No. 5" as well as high school soloist Franz Felkl, playing Mendelssohn's "Violin Concerto...
Con brio: Pickett prepares for final symphony concert

...for us," Pickett said. "In the last 10 years we've done some exciting, major concerts. We've played Mahler and Shostakovich. We've done opera like 'Carmen' and 'Sweeney Todd,' we've done multimedia projects, film projects. Basically...
From Russia, with strings

...specifically for the group. Dmitry Shostakovich, "notable as one of the great symphonists...chamber orchestra in the world," Shostakovich said at the time. Over the years...preludes by Russian composer Dmitri Shostakovich and conclude with Luigi Boccherini's...
This WeeK

...MAY 17Vocal Jazz Workshop with Dee Daniels, 5:15?7:15 p.m., UAS Egan Lecture Hall. $25The Genius of Shostakovich 7:30 p.m., Chapel by the Lake. Featuring Yoni Levyatov, Paul Rosenthal and Jeffrey Solow. Tickets $25 general...
Star-crossed Symphony

...Bryan Diebels will play piano in Dmitri Shostakovich's "Concerto for Piano." The symphony...connection between the players." DIEBELS & SHOSTAKOVICH: Diebels, 18, won a solo last June...Concerto Competition. He picked Dmitri Shostakovich's (1906-1975) "Concerto No...
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Trio has earned international reputation

...spent most of the last five years touring through Europe and North and South America. They've recorded Tchaikovsky and Shostakovich, trios of Schubert and Brahms, and chamber music of Chausson. All three also teach at the National Conservatory in Paris...
This WeeK

...Band Jazz Combo, 5 p.m.?6 p.m., JACC. Free.Shostakovich on the Big Screen, 7-9 p.m., Goldtown Nickelodeon...15 p.m., UAS Egan Lecture Hall. $25The Genius of Shostakovich 7:30 p.m., Chapel by the Lake. Featuring Yoni Levyatov...
Luminous strings, Russian music

...The Moscow Chamber Orchestra was created in 1956. The group gained renown within Russia, and Russian composer Dmitri Shostakovich enlisted the group for the premier performance of his 14th Symphony. In 1991 American concert pianist and conductor Constantine...


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