Alexander Tcherepnin: The Saga of a Russian Emigre Composer

Alexander Tcherepnin: The Saga of a Russian Emigre Composer

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780253349385
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Publication date: 11/28/2007
Series: Russian Music Studies Series
Pages: 288
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.99(d)

About the Author

Ludmila Korabelnikova graduated from the Moscow Conservatory with degrees in theory and musicology and has served as Director of Research at the Tchaikovsky Archive in Klin. Currently, she is Distinguished Musicologist and Lead Scientific Researcher in the Music History Department of the Russian State Institute for Art Research.

Sue-Ellen Hershman-Tcherepnin has served as Adjunct Instructor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology since 1991 and performs around the world as a professional flutist.

Anna Winestein is a Ph.D. candidate in modern history at Oxford University and a former Fulbright Fellow.

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
List of Abbreviations
1. Introduction
2. In the Hills of Georgia
3. Air and Bread of Emigration
4. European Destiny: the Paris School
5. The Four Corners of the Globe
6. In the Composer's Workshop
7. The Russian Composer
8. Finale
Appendix I
Introduction-Tcherepnin About Himself
Alexander Tcherepnin, A Short Autobiography
Appendix II
Introduction- Alexander Tcherepnin About His Compositional Technique
Alexander Tcherepnin, Basic Elements of my Musical Language
Appendix III
Introduction-The Musical Heritage of Alexander Tcherepnin
The Music of Alexander Tcherepnin: A Chronological Catalogue
Discography
Notes
Index

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Professor Emeritus, Indiana University - Malcolm Hamrick Brown

The book is unquestionably an important contribution to the field, being the first substantial scholarly study of Tcherepnin's life and works.

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