• Dmitri Shostakovich
  • The Gunshot, Incidental music, Op. 24 (1929)

  • 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.

  • 1.0.1.11.1.1.1timp.perc+cym+Tambor+tam+Wood blockpf2Balalaikastr(only violins) additional brass section: 2 cornets, 3 flugelhorns (alto, tenor, baritone)
  • mixted choir
  • 8 min
  • Dmitri Shostakovich
  • to Alexander Bezymensky's five acts play comedy

Programme Note

Incidental music to Alexander Bezymensky’s five act verse play comedy

1. Dundee’s Romance [for tenor] [Allegro moderato]
2. Choir [Moderato]
3. Episode No. 4 [Con moto]
4. Entry of the Heads of Departments [brass only] [Marciale]
5. Entry of the Secretaries [balalaikas] [Tempo ad libitum]
6. Episode No. 9 [Allegro]
7. Episode No. 10 [Allegro]
8. Episode No. 11 [Allegretto]