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Shostakovich: Symphonies 6 & 9

1986 Rated NR 1hr 43m

Filmed at the Musikvereinssaal in Vienna, Austria, this 1986 performance took place at a benefit concert to raise funds for the restoration of the world-famous concert hall. Renowned conductor Leonard Bernstein leads the Wiener Philharmoniker through Russian composer Dmitri Shostakovich's rarely performed Sixth Symphony and his joyous Ninth Symphony. Bonus features include Bernstein discussing his unique take on each of these masterful pieces.

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Movie Details

Not rated. This movie has not been rated by the MPAA.
Screen formats

Full Screen 1.33:1


English, Chinese Simplified, French, German, Spanish (Neutral)

Closed captioned


Language and sound

English: Dolby Digital 5.1

Other features

Color; interactive menus; scene access.