Dmitri Shostakovich in Russia - 14 June, 1968
from Story of a Friendship. The letters of Dmitry Shostakovich to Isaak Glikman with a commentary by Isaak Glikman, page 152:
My Twelfth Quartet was showcased at the Russian Federation Union of Composers yesterday. The Beethoven Quartet played it magnificently. As far as I could tell, the quartet made an impact on those present.
Dmitri Shostakovich / Isaac Glikman, Story of a Friendship. The letters of Dmitry Shostakovich to Isaak Glikman with a commentary by Isaak Glikman (Queen Square, London, 2001), p. 152. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1431431335801 accessed: 7 December, 2022
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Shostakovich's Twelfth Quartet
written by Dmitri Shostakovich
|performed by Beethoven Quartet|
|Date/Time||14 June, 1968|
|Listening Environment||indoors, in public|
Letter from Dmitri Shostakovich to Isaak Glikman, 15 June 1968, Mayori.