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A Shostakovich companion

Author: Michael Mishra
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Combines an examination of the life and compositional evolution of the Soviet Union's famous composer, and a symposium in which a variety of analytical techniques is applied to selected Shostakovich  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Aufsatzsammlung
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Mishra, Michael.
Shostakovich companion.
Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 2008
(OCoLC)639366220
Named Person: Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich Shostakovich; Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich Shostakovich; Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich Shostakovich; Dmitrij D Šostakovič; Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich / 1906-1975 Shostakovich; Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich / 1906-1975 / Criticism and interpretation Shostakovich; Dmitrij D Šostakovič
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Mishra
ISBN: 9780313305030 031330503X
OCLC Number: 176861776
Description: xx, 609 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Shostakovich reception. Shostakovich reception history ; On Shostakovich ; The testimony debate / Michael Mishra --
The life and stylistic evolution of Shostakovich. Youth, revolution, and fame (1906-1926) ; The modernist and the iconoclast (1926-1931) --
Rise and fall, fall and rise (1932-1937) --
Maturity (1938-1947) ; DSCH (1948-1953) ; The state composer: compromise and dissent (1954-1965) ; I lived on--
in the hearts of my true friends (1966-1975) / Michael Mishra --
Analyzing Shostakovich. Shostakovich the dramatist: the nose and the Lady Macbeth of the Mtsensk District / James Morgan ; Shostakovich and Wozzeck's secret: toward the formation of a Shostakovich mode / David Haas ; Shostakovich's trademark form: the arch-sonata in the first movement of the fifth symphony / Michael Mishra ; The Twenty-four preludes and fugues, op. 87: structural model and manipulation / Andrew Grobengieser ; Shostakovich, the passacaglia, and serialism / Lyn Henderson ; The moving image: time and narrative in the fifteenth quartet / Richard Burke --
Aspects of Shostakovich. Shostakovich and the cinema / John Riley ; Shostakovich the pianist / Sofia Moshevich --
The Shostakovich legacy / Louis Blois.
Responsibility: Michael Mishra.
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