Kirill Kondrashin: His Life in Music

Kirill Kondrashin: His Life in Music

By: Gregor Tassie (author)Hardback

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Kirill Kondrashin: His Life in Music presents a full biography of the artist, from his humble background and early conducting experience at age 17, through his 20 years in Leningrad and at the Bolshoi Theatre; from his breaking with the Bolshoi and the expanded symphonic career that followed, through his defection in 1978 and his unexpected death of a heart attack in 1981. Twenty photos are included, as well as a full discography, bibliography, and index.

About Author

Gregor Tassie has written for magazines such as Gramophone, Musical Opinion, and Classical Record Collector. He is the author of Yevgeny Mravinsky: The Noble Conductor (Scarecrow, 2005).

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780810869745
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 384
  • ID: 9780810869745
  • weight: 726
  • ISBN10: 0810869748

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