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Author Rasmussen, Karl Aage

Common Titl Svjatoslav Richter. English
Title Sviatoslav Richter : pianist / Karl Aage Rasmussen ; translated by Russell Dees

Publ Info Hanover [N.H.] : University Press of New England, [2010]
2010
LOCATION CALL # STATUS NOTE
 RWU Main Library  ML417.R38 R3713 2010    AVAILABLE
 Salve Main Collection  ML417.R38 R3713 2010    AVAILABLE
 URI  ML417 R38 R3713 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript 303 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note Includes bibliographical references (p.[285]-286) and index
Contents Letting the music speak -- Images and chimeras -- "A different kind of boy" -- Odessa : the light and the dark -- "I have had three teachers : my father, Wagner, and Heinrich Neuhaus" -- Moscow -- World War II from the sidelines -- Nina Lvovna -- Prokofiev -- Music, power, and musical politics -- Shostakovich -- The heartbreak -- Pianist on the world stage -- The nomad -- Piano, pianist, music, and audience -- The man behind invisible walls -- Perestroika and glasnost -- The final years -- The end -- Postlude -- The musical legacy
LC subject Richter, Sviatoslav, 1915-1997
Pianists -- Russia (Federation) -- Biography
ISBN 9781555537104 (cloth : alk. paper)
1555537103 (cloth : alk. paper)