Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra: A Genius Revealed

Dresden Philharmonic Orchestra: A Genius Revealed

A scintillating concerto that wears its heart on its sleeve; a symphony whose political subtext subverts any concluding bravado; things are never quite what they seem as the Dresdeners delve deep into the Russian soul.

Weber Euryanthe Overture
Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto
Shostakovich Symphony No. 5

Conductor Michael Sanderling
Violin Jennifer Pike

Whichever way you read it – critique of Stalinist oppression, or, (phrased with delicious ambiguity), ‘A Soviet Artist’s Reply to Just Criticism’ ...

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3 attendees (None invited)

Venue

Colston Hall
Colston Street