Shostakovich and Lutoslawski
11 Mar 202220:15De Doelen, RotterdamMain Hall
13 Mar 202214:15De Doelen, RotterdamMain Hall
conductor Krzysztof Urbanski
cello Sol Gabetta
Lutoslawski Small Suite
Lutoslawski Cello Concerto
Shostakovich Fifth Symphony
During the oppression, the most beautiful music was created behind the Iron Curtain. “This composer should be under the tram,” Lutosławski was told from above. "This game could end badly," was the state threat to Shostakovich. Their answer was a searing Fifth Symphony and a Cello Concerto full of subcutaneous resistance: a penetrating expression of the courage of despair.
Introduction on Sunday at 1.15 PM by Patrick van Deurzen.
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