(Limelight). This is the powerful memoirs which an ailing Dmitri Shostakovich dictated to a young Russian musicologist, Solomon Volkov. When it was first published in 1979, it became an international bestseller. This 25th anniversary edition includes a new foreword by Vladimir Ashkenazy, as well as black-and-white photos. " Testimony changed the perception of Shostakovich's life and work dramatically, and influenced innumerable performances of his music." New Grove Dictionary

  • Feature:

    • ☛ Testimony (The Memoirs of Dmitri Shostakovich) Limelight Series Softcover
    • ☛ This is the powerful memoirs which an ailing Dmitri Shostakovich dictated to a young Russian musicologist, Solomon Volkov
    • ☛ When it was first published in 1979, it became an international bestseller
    • ☛ This 25th anniversary edition includes a new foreword by Vladimir Ashkenazy, as well as black-and-white photos
    • ☛ Testimony changed the perception of Shostakovich's life and work dramatically, and influenced innumerable performances of his music

  • Binding: Paperback
  • Brand: Limelight Editions
  • Product Group: Book
  • Product Type Name: ABIS_BOOK
  • Manufacturer: Limelight Editions
  • Part Number: 332613
  • Release Date: 2004-07-01
  • Edition: 8th Anniversary ed.