“Poem of the Motherland”. Op. 74. Score.
For Soloists, Choir and Orchestra.
Edited by Victor Ekimovsky. Explanatory Article by Maria Karachevskaya.
Piccolo (= Flauto III), 2 Flauti, 3 Oboi (III = Corno inglese), 3 Clarinetti (A, B), 2 Fagotti
4 Corni (F), 3 Trombe (B), 3 Tromboni, Tuba
Timpani, Triangolo, Tamburo, Piatti, Cassa, Tam-tam
Mezzo-soprano solo, Tenore solo, Baritono solo, Basso solo
Banda: 3 Trombe (B), 3 Tromboni
Violini I, Violini II, Viole, Violoncelli, Contrabassi
This publication is based on the collotype edition—D. Shostakovich, “Poem of the Motherland”, Muzfond of the USSR, Moscow, 1947, collated with the author’s manuscript kept at RNMM, rec. gr. 32, f. 80.
When necessary, the piano score published in this book—D. Shostakovich, New Collected Works, Vol. 78, DSCH, Moscow, was also referred to.