How Shostakovich would have composed Merry Christmas

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  • Sadly, smoking was fashionable in those days, and Shostakovich was a chain smoker. If it wasn’t for this habit we might have a 16th Symphony, or 3rd Piano concerto. It may have helped him relax though…

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