Honeck, Capuçon & Shostakovich 5
Nov 17 - Nov 20, 2022
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Overview

A journey from brooding despair to rousing triumph, Shostakovich’s Fifth Symphony rescued him from the grips of official Soviet disfavor. But to many listeners, it’s a more subversive critique of life under Stalin. This program, led by Manfred Honeck, also showcases the U.S. premiere of Lera Auerbach’s Diary of a Madman, composed for Gautier Capuçon.

Schedule
Thursday, November 17, 2022
7:30 PM
Saturday, November 19, 2022
8:00 PM
Sunday, November 20, 2022
3:00 PM
Program
Glinka 

Overture to Ruslan and Ludmila

Auerbach

Diary of a Madman [United States Premiere, CSO Co-commission]

Shostakovich

Symphony No. 5

Performers
Conductor
Gautier Capuçon
Cello
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