Dmitri Shostakovich

Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975)

Nationality: Russian | Soviet
Born: September 25, 1906, St. Petersburg Died: August 9, 1975, Moscow (age 68)

Cello Sonata in d minor, Op. 40

(for cello and piano)
11:43 I. Allegro non troppo - Largo - Poco con moto
3:07 II. Allegro
9:18 III. Largo
4:18 IV. Allegro - Risoluto
Duration: 30 minutes (approximately)
Composed: 1934 (age 27-28)
4 recordings, 10 videos
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13:35
Yo-Yo Ma, Emanuel Ax
I. Allegro non troppo - Largo - Poco con moto
3:15
Yo-Yo Ma, Emanuel Ax
II. Allegro
10:55
Yo-Yo Ma, Emanuel Ax
III. Largo
4:22
Yo-Yo Ma, Emanuel Ax
IV. Allegro - Risoluto
12:06
Han-Na Chang, Antonio Pappano
I. Allegro non troppo - Largo - Poco con moto
3:12
Han-Na Chang, Antonio Pappano
II. Allegro
8:52
Han-Na Chang, Antonio Pappano
III. Largo
4:02
Han-Na Chang, Antonio Pappano
IV. Allegro - Risoluto
29:00
Shafran, Shostakovich
20:28
Piatigorsky, Valentin

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