Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5 in D minor (Philippe Jordan, Proms 2013)

Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5 in D minor

Conductor: Philippe Jordan
Orchestra: Gustav Mahler Jugendorchester
London, Royal Albert Hall - Proms 2013 Classical Music Festival.
Host: Katie Derham

(One of Europe's best young musicians and among the most musically exciting and polished youth orchestras in the world)

Dmitri Shostakovich's Fifth Symphony, written in an atmosphere of intense scrutiny and artistic repression, after the public denouncement of his opera The Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District.

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Date published 30 Aug 2013
Duration 00:50:33