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Shostakovich: Symphony No 8 / Gergiev, Kirov


Release Date: 03/12/1996 
Label:  Philips   Catalog #: 000582102   Spars Code: DDD 
Composer:  Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Valery Gergiev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kirov Theater Orchestra
Number of Discs: 1 
Recorded in: Stereo 
Length: 1 Hours 3 Mins. 

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Notes and Editorial Reviews

Gergiev is at his best in this majestic, intensely beautiful work – a must-have for Shostakovich fans. Gergiev is at his best in this majestic, intensely beautiful work – a must-have for Shostakovich fans. Read less

Works on This Recording

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Symphony no 8 in C minor, Op. 65 by Dmitri Shostakovich
Conductor:  Valery Gergiev
Orchestra/Ensemble:  Kirov Theater Orchestra
Period: 20th Century 
Written: 1943; USSR 

Sound Samples

Symphony No.8 in C minor, Op.65: 1. Adagio
Symphony No.8 in C minor, Op.65: 2. Allegretto
Symphony No.8 in C minor, Op.65: 3. Allegro non troppo
Symphony No.8 in C minor, Op.65: 4. Largo
Symphony No.8 in C minor, Op.65: 5. Allegretto
Symphony No.8 in C minor, Op.65: 5. Allegretto

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