Dmitri Shostakovich in Moscow

from Dmitry Shostakovich-About Himself and His Times, page 201:

I am pleased that the Operetta Theatre has a magnificent choir and orchestra, and a talented young company well-versed in music. It was easy and pleasant to work with them … The show turned out jolly and gay, just as I wanted it.

cite as

Dmitri Shostakovich, and L. Grigoryev and Ya. Platek (ed.), Dmitry Shostakovich-About Himself and His Times (Moscow, 1981), p. 201. https://led.kmi.open.ac.uk/entity/lexp/1451839870008 accessed: 22 June, 2024

location of experience: Moscow

Listeners

Dmitri Shostakovich
Composer, Pianist
1906-1975

Listening to

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Moscow, Cheryomushki
written by Dmitri Shostakovich
performed by Grigori Stolyarov, Moscow Operetta Theatre

Experience Information

Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Notes

Excerpt from 'Literatura i Zhizn', 23 Jan., 1959.


Originally submitted by verafonte on Sun, 03 Jan 2016 16:51:11 +0000
Approved on Sat, 23 Apr 2016 22:14:56 +0100