The Verbier Festival, held each summer in the Swiss Alps, has developed over seventeen years into one of the most important classical music festivals in Europe, bringing together great musical talent and dedicated music lovers alike from across the globe. Conductor Yuri Temirkanov - himself born, bred and educated in Leningrad - directs the Festival's 100-strong orchestra-in-residence in this live, captivating performance of Shostakovich's Symphony No. 10, his interpretation inspired by a Russian heritage which the orchestra evokes with brilliance and vivacity.
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 10