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Shostakovich Plus: Truls Mork and Havard Gimse

Fiona Talkington presents Truls Mork and Havard Gimse playing cello sonatas by Prokofiev and Shostakovich as part of the Shostakovich Plus series at LSO St Luke's.

Fiona Talkington presents Truls Mork and Havard Gimse playing cello sonatas by Prokofiev and Shostakovich as part of the Shostakovich Plus series at LSO St Luke's.

A rare chance to hear the cello sonatas by both these composers in the same concert. The two pieces were written 15 years apart and here is an opportunity to hear the both the similarities and differences between them.

Prokofiev: Cello Sonata in C major, Op 119
Shostakovich: Cello Sonata in D minor, Op 40

Truls Mork, cello
Havard Gimse, piano

Photo: Ⓒ Johs Boe.

57 minutes

Music Played

  • Sergei Prokofiev

    Cello Sonata in C major, Op.119

    Performer: Truls Mørk. Performer: Håvard Gimse.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Cello Sonata in D minor, Op.40

    Performer: Truls Mørk. Performer: Håvard Gimse.
  • Igor Stravinsky

    Russian Maiden's Song (Mavra)

    Performer: Truls Mørk. Performer: Håvard Gimse.

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