Storgårds, Mozart & Shostakovich's 5th

Featuring Jessica Linnebach

2024-04-03 20:00 2024-04-04 22:00 60 Canada/Eastern 🎟 NAC: Storgårds, Mozart & Shostakovich's 5th

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The lark is a small ground-nesting bird with an extravagant song that English composer Ralph Vaughan Williams captured in his The Lark Ascending, just as World War I began. NACO’s own Associate Concertmaster, violinist Jessica Linnebach, tenderly conveys the lark’s almost impossibly beautiful call in this masterwork. Dmitri Shostakovich composed his Symphony No. 5 “in an atmosphere of heart-stopping terror” (, a time when the mercurial moods of Josef...

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Southam Hall,1 Elgin Street,Ottawa,Canada
April 3 - 4, 2024

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Symphony No. 40


The Lark Ascending (for violin and orchestra)

Dmitri Shostakovich

Symphony No. 5


  • John Storgårds ©
    Conductor John Storgårds
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    Violin Jessica Linnebach
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    Featuring NAC Orchestra