Santtu-Matias Rouvali, conductor
Andreas Brantelid, cello
Nielsen Helios Overture, Op. 17
Shostakovich Cello Concerto No. 1 in E-flat major, Op. 107
Sibelius Symphony No. 1 in E minor, Op. 39
"It transported me to a new civilization," wrote one critic after the premiere of Sibelius's First Symphony. "Every page breathes another manner of thought, another way of living than ours..." Plus, one of Shostakovich’s most personal declarations, the haunting First Cello Concerto.
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