Talk:Symphony No. 10 (Shostakovich)

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Most sources I can find actually say the gopak is Ukrainian. They may have it in both places, I suppose. Leaving it in for now. Markalexander100 02:41, 28 Mar 2004 (UTC)

Updated: I've found various sources saying it's Ukrainian, Russian, or Byelorussian. No Georgian yet...Markalexander100 06:55, 9 May 2004 (UTC)

Inspiration for Psycho?[edit]

The opening of the second movement sounds almost exactly like the opening of Bernard Hermann's score for Psycho. Is there any evidence that one inspired the other?

Mahler's "ape call?"[edit]

"... the similarity of the motif to the ape call in the first movement of Das Lied von der Erde This note was added, 17:10, 19 January 2006, with a footnote. What's up with this? as they say. Translation glitch? Russian humor? --Wetman 02:08, 18 March 2006 (UTC)

I assure you it's true. He's not calling her a monkey, it's the association with fatality that (presumably) was his point. Markyour words 10:08, 18 March 2006 (UTC)

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Notable recordings?[edit]

The examples in this article (especially the 1st and 3rd, currently) are hardly the notable recordings. At best, they are cheap minor ones. — Preceding unsigned comment added by 129.33.49.235 (talk) 15:22, 1 August 2012 (UTC)