June/July/Aug 2009

A Composer’s Notes

Prokofiev’s ties to Russia and its political changes were deeply fraught

Elizabeth Wilson

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Elizabeth Wilson is the author, most recently, of Shostakovich: A Life Remembered (Princeton University Press, 2006) and Rostropovich: The Musical Life of the Great Cellist, Teacher, and Legend (Ivan R. Dee, 2008).