Defend the Memory of the Soviet Union

In this 100th anniversary year of the Russian Revolution the BBC Promenade Concerts progamme includes a number of performances relating to this great world-historical upheaval.  In particular, works by Soviet composers Dmitri Shostakovich and Sergei Prokofiev are included. The latter’s ‘Cantata for the Twentieth Anniversary of the October Revolution’ is being performed on 3rd. September. Read more about Defend the Memory of the Soviet Union[…]