Shostakovich Primer Page

Learn about the life and music of Shastakovich.

Lesson Plans

Review lessons and activities that integrate Shostakovich's music into the traditional classroom curriculum.

View art, film, dance, fiction, and poetry created in response to Shostakovich's music.

Listen to Shostakovich

The Shostakovich Project is a multidisciplinary project developed through a partnership between the Charleston Symphony Orchestra and teachers at the Academic Magnet High School. The primary goal of the Shostakovich project is to integrate the music of Shostakovich into the curriculums of music, art, literature, and history.