TITLE

Khachaturian's Legacy

AUTHOR(S)
Volkov, Solomon
PUB. DATE
June 1978
SOURCE
New Republic;6/10/78, Vol. 178 Issue 23, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Chronicles the life and career of Aram Khacturian, a music composer from the Soviet Union, who died at the age of 75. Posthumous homage printed in "Pravda" and signed by Soviet Union leader, Leonid Brezhnev; Efforts to emphasize a close link between Khacturian and the state; Popularity of Khacturian in the West; Debut of Khacturian as a compose coinciding with the decline of the colonialist empire; Influential teacher of composition.
ACCESSION #
11101985

 

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