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From Russia to the West : the musical memoirs and reminiscences of Nathan Milstein

Author: Nathan Milstein; Solomon Volkov
Publisher: New York : Limelight Editions, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1. Limelight ed., Oct. 1991View all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Milstein, Nathan, 1903-1992.
From Russia to the West.
New York : Limelight Editions, 1991
(OCoLC)988579544
Named Person: Nathan Milstein; Nathan Milstein
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nathan Milstein; Solomon Volkov
ISBN: 0879101512 9780879101510
OCLC Number: 24065134
Notes: "This edition is reprinted by arrangement with Henry Holt & Co., Inc."--Verso title page.
Includes index.
Description: vi, 282 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Childhood in Odessa --
Petersburg --
Revolution and the beginning of my career --
"Children of the Soviet revolution" : with Horowitz in Russia --
Our adventures in Petersburg and Moscow --
Horowitz and I move to the west --
Eugène Ysaÿe and Queen Elisabeth of Belgium --
Rachmaninoff as I knew him --
Stravinsky and his interpreters --
Music and politics I : Furtwängler, Toscanini, and other conductors --
Fritz Kreisler --
The three musketeers : Piatigorsky, Horowitz, and I --
Music and politics II : David Oistrakh and other Soviets --
My friend George Balanchine.
Responsibility: by Nathan Milstein and Solomon Volkov ; translated from the Russian by Antonina W. Bouis.

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