Dmitri Shostakovich in Russia - the 1930's

from Dmitry Shostakovich-About Himself and His Times, page 47:

The two premières of Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk (one in the former Mikhailovsky Theatre, the other in the Nemirovich- Danchenko Theatre in Moscow) unsettled me somewhat.

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Dmitri Shostakovich, and L. Grigoryev and Ya. Platek (ed.), Dmitry Shostakovich-About Himself and His Times (Moscow, 1981), p. 47. accessed: 22 June, 2024

location of experience: Russia


Dmitri Shostakovich
Composer, Pianist

Listening to

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Lady Macbeth of Mtsensk
written by Dmitri Shostakovich

Experience Information

Date/Time the 1930's
Medium live


Excerpt from 'Sovetskoye Iskusstvo', 5 Nov., 1934.

Originally submitted by verafonte on Thu, 31 Dec 2015 18:28:21 +0000
Approved on Sat, 23 Apr 2016 21:42:49 +0100