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Dmitri Shostakovich

Dmitri Shostakovich




Shostakovich's most famous opera, "Lady Macbeth of Minsk" is a violent love story set in provincial Russia.

It scandalised the Soviet authorities at the time of its premier and he later produced a censored version, Katerina Ismailova.

The original now stands as one of the most performed operatic works of the 20th century.

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