Serge Koussevitzky et al. - 25 February, 20th Century

from Sergey Prokofiev diaries: 25 February 1913, page 327:

I then played him [Serge Koussevitzky] Dreams. His verdict was that it was a beautiful work that should certainly be published and would be performed (but not, as he made clear, by himself). However, being an earlier work than the Concerto it could not have the same importance.

cite as

Sergei Prokofiev, Sergey Prokofiev diaries: 25 February 1913. In Anthony Phillips (ed.), Sergey Prokofiev diaries 1907-1914 (Ithaca N.Y, 2006), p. 327. accessed: 30 January, 2023


Serge Koussevitzky
Double-bassist, Composer, Conducting
Sergei Prokofiev
performer, Composer, Musician

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Dreams - piano transcription
written by Sergei Prokofiev
performed by Sergei Prokofiev

Experience Information

Date/Time 25 February, 20th Century
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, in private, indoors

Originally submitted by isobel.1111 on Sat, 01 Aug 2015 18:21:21 +0100
Approved on Wed, 06 Jun 2018 10:29:33 +0100