Shostakovich Violin Concerto No. 1

Synopsis

Shostakovich’s First Violin Concerto offers an unguarded view into a tormented composer’s private, deeply felt reserves of emotion. The symphonic masterstrokes of Denmark’s greatest musical hero, Carl Nielsen, take on extra significance in the hands of his compatriot Thomas Dausgaard.

Artists

Thomas Dausgaard, Conductor

Patricia Kopatchinskaja, Violin

Seattle Symphony

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