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The War symphonies Shostakovich against Stalin

Title
The War symphonies [videorecording] : Shostakovich against Stalin / director, Larry Weinstein ; producer, Niv Fichman ; produced by Rhombus Media.
Publication
Oley, Pa. : Bullfrog Films [distributor], c1997.

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Additional Authors
  • Weinstein, Larry.
  • Shostakovich, Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich, 1906-1975.
  • Gergiev, Valeriĭ, 1953-
  • Fichman, Niv.
  • Radio Filharmonisch Orkest (Nederlandse Omroep Stichting)
  • Mariinskiĭ teatr (1991- ). Orkestr.
  • Rhombus Media (Firm)
  • Bullfrog Films.
Description
1 videocassette (82 min.) : sd., col.; 1/2 in.
Summary
A look at Stalin's purge on Russia and the musical response Dmitri Shostakovich made through his symphonies Four to Nine, which he called "tombstones."
Alternative Title
Shostakovich against Stalin
Subjects
Genre/Form
Video recordings.
Note
  • Filmed on location in St. Petersburg and Moscow.
Credits (note)
  • Editor, David New ; director of photography, Horst Zeidler ; writers, David New, Larry Weinstein, Gemma Van Zeventer.
System Details (note)
  • VHS.
ISBN
1560297298
OCLC
ocm38887773
Owning Institutions
Princeton University Library