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Author Kurtz, Michael, 1948-

Title Sofia Gubaidulina : a biography / Michael Kurtz ; foreword by Mstislav Rostropovich ; translated by Christoph K. Lohmann ; edited by Malcolm Hamrick Brown.

Imprint Bloomington : Indiana University Press, c2007.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    780.92 Gubaidulina,S KUR    Available
Edition 1st English ed., rev. and expanded
Description xviii, 335 p. : ill., music ; 25 cm.
Series Russian music studies
Russian music studies (Bloomington, Ind.)
Note Translated from the German: Sofia Gubaidulina, eine Biografie, 2001.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 313-318) and index.
"List of works": p. 275-293.
Contents Ancestors -- Childhood and youth, 1932-1949 -- At the Kazan Conservatory, 1949-1954 -- At the Moscow Conservatory, 1954-1959 -- Searching for her own way, 1959-1965 -- A late artistic birth, 1965-1970 -- Finding the legato in the staccato of life, 1970-1975 -- Composing and improvising, 1975-1979 -- Offertorium--a musical offering, 1979-1981 -- The rhythm of musical form, 1981-1985 -- Travels, travels, and more travels, 1985-1991 -- Worldwide fame, worldwide demand, 1991-1996 -- The center of life: St. John Passion and St. John Easter, 1996-2004.
Subject Gubaidulina, Sofia. 1931-
Composers -- Biography.
Added Author Brown, Malcolm Hamrick. Editor.
Lohmann, Christoph K. Translator.
Added Title Sofia Gubaidulina. English
ISBN 9780253349071 (cloth : alk. paper)
0253349079 (cloth : alk. paper)

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