Dmitri Shostakovich in Russia - 1943

from Dmitry Shostakovich-About Himself and His Times, page 104:

Levitin’s Second Quartet is superb in its depth of thought and sonority, and illustrates the composer’s fine understanding of the quartet style.

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Dmitri Shostakovich, and L. Grigoryev and Ya. Platek (ed.), Dmitry Shostakovich-About Himself and His Times (Moscow, 1981), p. 104. accessed: 17 June, 2024

location of experience: Russia


Dmitri Shostakovich
Composer, Pianist

Listening to

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Levitin's Quartet No. 2
written by Yuri Levitin

Experience Information

Date/Time 1943
Listening Environment in the company of others, in public


Excerpt from 'Literatura i Iskusstvo', 5 June, 1943.

Originally submitted by verafonte on Sat, 02 Jan 2016 17:44:17 +0000
Approved on Sat, 23 Apr 2016 21:51:33 +0100