Lecture by Lyala Kandaurova. Shostakovich: Quintet for Piano and Strings. Part II

A collaboration between musicAeterna and Con Spirito

In the second part of the lecture, Lyalya Kandaurova breaks down all the five parts (prelude, fugue, scherzo, intermezzo, and final) of Dmitri Shostakovich’s “Piano Quintet”. Laid out in a clear and detailed manner, the intricacies of the score are illustrated by ensemble musicians.

The lecture was recorded at Dom Radio in Saint Petersburg as part of the collaboration between musicAeterna and the Con Spirito lectorium.