Below and in the attachment is an invitation to the Shostakovich study day on November 6. For further information, please apply directly to the Shostakovich Society: Email: [removed]
Tel: 07739 568455
You are cordially invited to the Shostakovich Study Day on November 6th 2004.
Please note that this event is FREE and everyone is welcome! Please also note that there will be a Prize Draw. Tickets will be £3 each (free ticket
for members of UKSS) and prizes will include Books, CD's and Concert tickets.
Prizes to include:
Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 8 by David Fanning (Ashgate, 2004).
Signed by the author. Shostakovich and His World, edited by Laurel Fay
(Princeton University Press, 2004).
CD (tbc) generously donated by Alexander Ivashkin. Shostakovich String
Quartets 1-15 Box Set generously donated by the Rubio Quartet.
Shostakovich String Quartets 11, 12, 13 generously donated and signed by
the Fitzwilliam String Quartet.
Score of Shostakovich Prelude and Fugue, opus 87 (DSCH publishing)
generously donated by the Centre Chostakovitch, Paris, and, it is hoped, to be signed by Irina Antonovna Shostakovich.
2 tickets generously donated by the Philharmonia Orchestra:
Sun 28th November 2004 at 3.00pm
Royal Festival Hall
TCHAIKOVSKY Coronation March
TCHAIKOVSKY Violin Concerto
MUSSORGSKY (arr Ravel) Pictures at an Exhibition
Alexander Lazarev – conductor
Sergey Khachatryan violin
2 tickets generously donated by the BBC Symphony Orchestra:
Saturday 11 December at 7.30pm
STRAVINSKY Scherzo fantastique
RAVEL Piano Concerto for the Left Hand
SHOSTAKOVICH Symphony No 4
Jukka-Pekka Saraste conductor
Jean-Yves Thibaudet piano
I very much hope to see you there!
Very best wishes,
Dr Lewis Owens
UK Shostakovich Society