3 Fantastic Dances

Dmitry Shostakovich

3 Fantastic Dances

Op. 5

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Works written during a composer's teenage years are usually classified as juvenilia or viewed as curiosities. The Fantastic Dances (3), completed when Shostakovich was 16, clearly runs counter to the trend: each of this trio of short piano pieces is well crafted and, if not yet divulging the fingerprints of the mature ... read more