Dmitri Shostakovich in Prague - 1947
from Dmitry Shostakovich-About Himself and His Times, page 123:
The marvellous orchestral performance, again under Václav Talich, of My Fatherland, a cycle of symphonic poems by the classic of Czech music, Smetana, produced an indelible impression.
Dmitri Shostakovich, and L. Grigoryev and Ya. Platek (ed.), Dmitry Shostakovich-About Himself and His Times (Moscow, 1981), p. 123. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1451769608565 accessed: 19 August, 2022
Listening tohide composers
written by Bedřich Smetana
|performed by Václav Talich|
|Listening Environment||in the company of others, indoors, in public|
Excerpt from 'Vechernaya Moskva', 11 June, 1947.