Dmitri Shostakovich

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Russian composer best known for his fifteen symphonies (1906-1975)

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"Dmitry Shostakovich: The Composer as Jew." With an Appendix by Klaus Meyer.
An artful mix of archival footage, classical music and spoken selections from the composer's letters and diaries, "A Journey of Dmitry Shostakovich" may strike a responsive chord with venturesome auds who frequent film-series screenings at museums, college campuses and other not-for-profit venues.
In 1941, Dmitry Shostakovich was asked to write an opera (he turned down the proposal), while Sergei Eisenstein was commissioned to make hist famous film.
After passing the school of genius Dmitry Shostakovich, Gara Garayev used to work with creative people to showcase their talent.
38, Claude Debussy's Sonata for Cello and Piano, and Dmitry Shostakovich's Sonata for Cello and Piano in D Minor.
Camera (color), Seamus McGarvey; editor, John Bloom; music, Dmitry Shostakovich, Arvo Part, Henryk Gorecki, Charles Ives; production designer, Stuart Wurtzel; costume designer, Ann Roth; sound, Paul Cridlin; sound mix, David John; makeup, J.
The Debussy Quartet, based in Lyon, France, will visit the UO on Sunday to play music by its namesake as well as by Darius Milhaud and Dmitry Shostakovich.
But the most affecting piece on the program is the one that ends it, Dmitry Shostakovich's Fugue op.
Although his music was largely ignored for 50 years after his death, Mahler was later regarded as an important pioneer of 20th-century techniques of composition and an acknowledged influence on such composers as Arnold Schoenberg, Dmitry Shostakovich, and Benjamin Britten.
Haydn's String Quartet in D Major, Dmitry Shostakovich's String Quartet in C Minor and Felix Mendelssohn's Quartet in E-flat Major.