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Author Mazullo, Mark, 1967-

Title Shostakovich's preludes and fugues : contexts, style, performance / Mark Mazullo
Published New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, ©2010


Description 1 online resource (xviii, 286 pages) : illustrations, music
Contents pt. 1. Contexts -- pt. 2. The preludes and fugues -- pt. 3. The living work of art
Summary This is a book-length study in English of Shostakovich's largest work for piano, the 'Twenty-Four Preludes and Fugues, Opus 87'. Mazullo describes the cultural contexts in which Shostakovich composed, relates the cycle to numerous piano works, and offers individual commentaries on each of the preludes and fugues
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-270), discography (p. 271-272) , and index
Subject Shostakovich, Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich, 1906-1975. Preli︠u︡dii i fugi, piano, op. 87.
SUBJECT Preli︠u︡dii i fugi (Shostakovich, Dmitriĭ Dmitrievich) fast
Subject MUSIC -- General.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2009041418
ISBN 9780300149449