introduction

Michail Jurowski comes from an old Russian family where music had been in the blood for generations. In the Moscow of his youth, Dmitri Shostakovich was a good friend of the family. No coincidence, therefore, that today Michail Jurowski is considered one of the most influential interpreters of Shostakovich’s music.

In 1953, when Jurowski was only 8 years old, Shostakovich’s 10th Symphony was premièred: the first one he wrote after a period when out of protest he wrote few larger works. Only after the death of Stalin did Shostakovich, ‘liberated’, return to the symphonic form, with what many consider his ultimate symphonic work: the 10th.

programme

Sofia Gubaidulina • Fairy Tale Poem
Dmitri Shostakovich • Symphony No. 10 in e minor, op. 93
concert without intermission

Playlist

artists

Michail Jurowski

conductor

practical info

Tickets

from €31

location

concert

Place Sainte-Croix, 1050 Brussels | +32 2 641 10 20

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(tuesday > friday, 12:00 > 17:00)

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