Dmitri Shostakovich in Russia - in the beginning of the 1900's
from Dmitry Shostakovich-About Himself and His Times, pages 318-319:
Many years have passed since then, but I well remember that production of The Nose. The conductor was Samuil Samosud, the producer was Nikolai Smolich, and the sets were by Vladimir Dmitriyev. It was a magnificent show, and raised the roof at the Maly Opera House.
Dmitri Shostakovich, and L. Grigoryev and Ya. Platek (ed.), Dmitry Shostakovich-About Himself and His Times (Moscow, 1981), p. 319. http://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1458959061001 accessed: 24 September, 2017
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written by Dmitri Shostakovich
|performed by Samuil Samosud|
|Date/Time||in the beginning of the 1900's|
|Listening Environment||indoors, in the company of others, in public|
Excerpt from a documentary film "Dmitry Shostakovich".