Dmitri Shostakovich in Russia - the 1900's
Dmitri Shostakovich, and Soloman Volkov (ed.), Testimony- The memoirs of Shostakovich, as related to & edited by Solomon Volkov (London, 1979), p. 171. http://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1431347357691 accessed: 24 September, 2017
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During that period, when Stalin was a leader, usually composers didn’t sign their own works, they were signed by local composers.