Schubert’s “Trout Quintet” D. 667, for piano and string quartet:
So delicious and never fails to get me all excited!
Here’s Mr. Schubert:
Shostakovich Symphony No. 10:
Love the rhythmic motives and the melodic motives. Uses such creative counterpoint to make something so angular (and pensive) so extremely powerful.
Be prepared for an emotional roller-coaster when listening to this epic Russian masterpiece!!
And the ever pensive Mr. Shostakovich: