Shostakovich

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Children's Notebook
... a set of seven solo pieces for piano composed by Dmitri Shostakovich in 1944–1945 ... The selections were chosen from pieces written by the composer to his daughter, Galina Shostakovich, for her piano studies ... the set ("Clockwork Doll") echoes the motif used in Shostakovich's first composition, his Scherzo for Orchestra in F♯ minor (Op ...
Ballets By Alexander Glazunov - Works and Influence - Glazunov and Shostakovich
... Shostakovich entered the Petrograd Conservatory at age 13, becoming the youngest student there ... Glazunov may have recognized in Shostakovich an echo of his younger self ... progress in Steinberg's class and, in awarding him his doctorate, recommended Shostakovich for a higher degree which normally would have led to a professorship ...
Shostakovich Peninsula
... Shostakovich Peninsula is an ice-covered peninsula lying north of Stravinsky Inlet and extending into Bach Ice Shelf in southern Alexander Island, Antarctica ... Named by United Kingdom Antarctic Place-Names Committee after Dimitri Shostakovich, Russian composer (1906-1975) ... Shostakovich Peninsula is one of the eight peninsulas of Alexander Island ...
London Shostakovich Orchestra
... The London Shostakovich Orchestra is an orchestra based in St ... It was named in honour of Russian Neoclassical composer Dmitri Shostakovich, on whose compositions the orchestra places heavy emphasis ... Their ultimate intention is to perform all 15 of Shostakovich's symphonies they have so far covered symphonies 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, and 15 ...
Symphony No. 1 (Popov)
... composer through his association with Dmitri Shostakovich in 1936. 1 holds a unique place in Soviet musical history and influenced composers such as Dmitri Shostakovich and Alfred Schnittke ... The symphony is known as a major inspiration for Shostakovich's Symphony No ...