Jerusalem Quaretet: Shostakovich, Quartet No. 8 - 2. Allegro Molto
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Shostakovich Piano Quintet Opus 57 (g)
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Dmitri Shostakovich - Sonata Cello-piano Op.40
Anne Gastinel y Roger Muraro (Segundo movimiento, allegro)
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Dmitri Shostakovich playing Symphony 7 (Leningrad)
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