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: