Piano Concerto No.2

Dmitry Shostakovich

Piano Concerto No.2 in F major

Op. 102

About this work...

Following the death of Stalin in 1953, the Soviet Union enjoyed a period of relative liberalization, particularly in the field of culture, which allowed many artists to express themselves more freely without fear of government rebuke. During this period, Shostakovich composed some of his most passionate, emotional work...