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Dmitri Shostakovich, pianist

Author: Sofia Moshevich
Publisher: Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Dmitri Shostakovich, Pianist takes a look at Shostakovich as pianist. The biographical narrative is interwoven with analyses of Shostakovich's piano and chamber works, demonstrating how he interpreted his own music. For the first time, Shostakovich's recordings are used as primary sources to discover what made his playing unique and to dispel commonly held myths about his style of interpretation. His recorded  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Named Person: Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich Shostakovich; Chostakovitch, Dmitri Dmitriévitch <1906-1975>; Dmitri Dmitriévitch Chostakovitch; Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich Shostakovich; Dmitrij D Šostakovič; Dmitrij D Šostakovič
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sofia Moshevich
ISBN: 0773525815 9780773525818
OCLC Number: 52071646
Description: x, 222 pages : illustrations, facsimiles, music, portraits ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Sofia Moshevich.
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"A valuable addition to Shostakovich scholarship by the best-placed author to produce such a work." Michael Mishra, Department of Music, Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville

 
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