• Dmitri Shostakovich
  • The Song of the Forests, Oratorio , Op. 81 (1949)

  • G Schirmer Inc (USA, Canada and Mexico only)
    Le Chant Du Monde (France, Belgium, Luxemburg, Andorra, French speaking African countries)

G Schirmer is the publisher of the work in the USA, Canada and Mexico only. Le Chant du Monde is the publisher of the work in France, Belgium, Luxemburg, Andorra, French speaking African countries.

  • 3.3.3.24.3.3.1timp.perc.glock.2hpstr – Banda (6 tpt, 6 tbn)
  • Boy's Choir
  • Tenor, Bass
  • 33 min

Programme Note

1. When the War was Over (Andante)
2. The Call Rings Throughout the Land (Allegro)
3. Memory of the Past (Adagio) (attacca)
4. The Pioneers Plant the Forests (Allegretto) (attacca)
5. The Young Communists Forge Onwards (Allegro con brio)
6. A Walk into the Future (Adagio)
7. Glory (Allegro non troppo)

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Song of the Forests - Oratorio, Op.81: 1. When the War was over
Song of the Forests - Oratorio, Op.81: 2. The Call rings through the Land
Song of the Forests - Oratorio, Op.81: 3. Memory of the Past
Song of the Forests - Oratorio, Op.81: 4. The Pioneers plant the Forest
Song of the Forests - Oratorio, Op.81: 5. The young Communists forge onwards
Song of the Forests - Oratorio, Op.81: 6. Walk into the Future
Song of the Forests - Oratorio, Op.81: 7. Glory

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