Dmitri Shostakovich


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Noun1.Dmitri Shostakovich - Russian composer best known for his fifteen symphonies (1906-1975)
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Since time immemorial, I have been a devoted admirer of the composer Dmitri Shostakovich.
45 Bath Dmitri Shostakovich was a Russian composer and one of the most celebrated composers of the 20th century.
An audience of over 250 people at the House of Blackheads gave a standing ovation to the Turkish duo who played pieces by Robert de Visee, Joseph Kosma, Dmitri Shostakovich and Ariel Ramirez as well as Turkish folk tunes.
VASILY PETRENKO and the RLPO have done it again, with another fine disc of symphonies of Dmitri Shostakovich.
The Times Notes to Editors: CD INFORMATION Dmitri Shostakovich Symphony No.
The unprecedented embrace of Jewish music influenced Sergei Prokofiev and Dmitri Shostakovich, two of the greatest Russian composers.
Dmitri Shostakovich completed his Violin Concerto No.
It also features two arrangements by violist Yuri Tkanov of celebrated works by Alfred Schnittke and Dmitri Shostakovich.
After the Revolution, while some Jewish composers wrote both secular and Jewish music, music using specifically Jewish subjects became less common, and it was not until Dmitri Shostakovich (1906-1975) became interested in Jewish matters that Jewish subjects and themes were again heard.
The other two composers were Sergei Prokofiev and Dmitri Shostakovich.
BECAUSE of his uncomfortable position as an artist in Stalin's Russia, Dmitri Shostakovich wrote many works that were wry and sly.