by Jeffrey Carter
I witnessed tonight a performance of the Shostakovich 5th Symphony, in a performance by the Washington University Symphony Orchestra. A Friday night of Shostakovich fit very well!
On Sunday we get the Webster University Chamber Orchestra in performance, led by my colleague Paul Davis. The music is great mash-up: Corelli, Piazzolla, Handel, and Haydn.
Here is some Shostakovich: