Shostakovich: A Life Remembered by Elizabeth Wilson

Shostakovich: A Life Remembered by Elizabeth Wilson

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The music of Dmitri Shostakovich is firmly established in concert halls and opera houses throughout the world; he is recognized as one of the master composers of this century. This is a detailed portrait of the composer through the memories of those who knew and worked with him.

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The music of Dmitri Shostakovich is now firmly established in Concert Halls and Opera Houses throughout the world; he is recognized as one of the master composers of this century. This is a detailed portrait of the composer through the memories of those who knew and worked with him. Using material never previously published in English as well as drawing extensively upon interviews that she conducted in the Soviet Union with his contemporaries, the author presents a chronicle of Shostakovich's life.

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SKU GOR003931959
Title Shostakovich: A Life Remembered
Author By (author) Elizabeth Wilson
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Hardback
Publisher Faber & Faber
Year Published 1994
Number of Pages 544
ISBN 10 0571153933
ISBN 13 9780571153930
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.
Description

Details

The music of Dmitri Shostakovich is now firmly established in Concert Halls and Opera Houses throughout the world; he is recognized as one of the master composers of this century. This is a detailed portrait of the composer through the memories of those who knew and worked with him. Using material never previously published in English as well as drawing extensively upon interviews that she conducted in the Soviet Union with his contemporaries, the author presents a chronicle of Shostakovich's life.
Additional Information

Additional Information

SKU GOR003931959
Title Shostakovich: A Life Remembered
Author By (author) Elizabeth Wilson
Condition VERYGOOD
Binding Type Hardback
Publisher Faber & Faber
Year Published 1994
Number of Pages 544
ISBN 10 0571153933
ISBN 13 9780571153930
Edition N/A
Prizes N/A
Cover Note: Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual cover or edition may vary.
Note: This is a used book - there is no escaping the fact it has been read by someone else and it will show signs of wear and previous use. Overall we expect it to be in very good condition, but if you are not entirely satisfied please get in touch with us.