Mstislav Rostropovich leds the London Symphony Orchestra on to an inspirational performance of Shostakovich's Symphony No.5
Shostakovich Album Review
Kurt Masur leds the London Philharmonic Orchestra on an emphatic performance of Shostakovich's Symphonies Nos 1 and 5
Fine performances capture Mendelssohn and Shostakovich's music’s various soundworlds - and the engineering is top drawer
Pianist Colin Stone plays Shostakovich's 24 Preludes and Fugues with measured beauty to unearth the true meaning of the Russian genius
The Freddy Kempf led Kempf Trio are enthralling on this passionate, biting recording of Shostakovich and Schnittke piano trios
A collection of magnificent readings of Shostakovich's concertos.
The Brodsky Quartet has built up a strong association with these Shostakovich quartets over the years and this recording dates from 1989
Pianist Marc-André Hamelin performs works from composers Shostakovich and Shchedrin, alongside Litton and the BBC Scottish SO
A high watermark symphony from Shostakovich.
The Russian National Orchestra crackles with energy throughout these symphonies.
A fine 12-CD collection conducted by one of the composer's peers.
The Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra go full throttle with an exciting, witty performance of Shostakovich's Symphony No. 10
An impressive pairing of composers and material with young talent and a major label.
East meets West for a cross-cultural exchange.
A beautifully played and recorded record that's worthy of your attention.
The Mariinsky Theatre's first release is a bold and brilliant recording of Shostakovich’s controversial opera-satire The Nose
Shostakovich’s Symphony No.15 is a baffling piece that Mikhail Pletnev and the RNO do little to unlock the meaning of
A superb pairing of Martin Helmchen and the LSO brings a smile to the face of this sombre piece.
The Florestan Trio deliver a meticulous yet expressive Shostakovich’s Piano Trios 1 and 2 and Seven Romances on Poems of Blok
Petrenko guides the RLPO to a world-class performance of Shostakovich's masterful Symphony No 1 and his experimental Third.