Celebrating the BBC Symphony Orchestra and BBC Singers
The BBC Symphony Orchestra performs Strauss, Berg and Shostakovich's Symphony No 5 in D minor, Op 47, his 'Soviet artist's creative response to justified criticism'.
The BBC Symphony Orchestra recorded at London's Barbican Hall last month in raucous Strauss, luscious Berg and Shostakovich's best-loved work, his "Soviet artist's creative response to justified criticism"
Presented by Penny Gore
Strauss: Till Eulenspiegel
Berg: Seven Early Songs
Shostakovich: Symphony no.5
Dorothea Röschmann (Soprano)
BBC Symphony Orchestra
Rafael Payare (Conductor)
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