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Let me state that the performance of the 9th symphony is a knockout, but less so with symphonies 5 and 8
That said - and as with the earlier 10th symphony recording - the finales to both symphonies 5 and 8 overshadow the previous movements (no pun intended)
Also similar to the case of the 10th symphony, the second movement of the 5th symphony - shostakovich's best known and most popular symphony - is just a tad too slow and too 'musical' for any real sense of irony to set in
Nelsons is simply too pretty and too ballet like