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From the Royal Albert Hall, London. Petroc Trelawny presents the conclusion of the Prom, which features the Chicago SO under Bernard Haitink in Shostakovich's Symphony No 4.

From the Royal Albert Hall, London.

The Prom concludes with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra under Bernard Haitink performing the symphony Shostakovich himself suppressed, fearing the wrath of Stalin's regime. It remained unperformed for a quarter of a century.

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Bernard Haitink (conductor)

Shostakovich: Symphony No 4.

1 hour, 25 minutes

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