Schubert: Death and the Maiden; Shostakovich: Chamber Symphony

The striking Mahler arrangement of Schubert's 'Death and the Maiden' String Quartet is coupled with Shostakovich's Chamber Symphony in an opulent new recording from the LSO String Ensemble.

LSO0786  66 minutes 28 seconds
Diapason, France
'The performance as a whole is memorable for the subtle dynamic shades in the central movements… an acceleration in the work’s final bars showcases the ensemble’s virtuosity and brings the work to a b ...