28 September 2009

Shostakovich Symphony No 13 "Babi Yar"



The first part of Shostakovich's 15th symphony "Babi Yar" . Thanks to Modernity Blog and Simply Jews for giving me the idea to post this

6 comments:

James Higham said...

Baba yaga?

Claudia said...

After reading the poem Babi Yar, I just finished listening to the seven videos of Shostakovich 13th Symphony. I have no words...Thanks!

jams o donnell said...

It's superb eh Claudia

Baba Yaga?

Stephanie, Mama Dramatist said...

Oy!!

My father the musicologist loves the counterpoint here.

I just get carried away...

jams o donnell said...

It's wonderful isn't it?

Stephanie, Mama Dramatist said...

Indeed!!