Cover of: Shura Cherkassky | Elizabeth Carr

Shura Cherkassky

the piano's last czar

Published by Scarecrow Press in Lanham, Md .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Mother Russia
Baltimore : 1923
Shura and the palmist : the 1923-24 season
Prodigies compared : Shura and Jozio
The Hofmann years : 1925-1935
Around the world : 1935-1939
Shattered : 1940-1945
Oblivion to triumph : the postwar years
Shura and the gramophone
On stage
A conductor's nemesis
The last romantic?
The house of Steinway
On tour : U.S.S.R. : 1987
Understanding Shura
Prague : 1995
Final tributes.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. ), discography (p. ), and index.

Genre
Biography.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
786.2/092, B
Library of Congress
ML417.C45 C37 2006

The Physical Object

Pagination
p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL3402103M
Internet Archive
shuracherkasskyp00carr_0
ISBN 10
0810854104
LC Control Number
2005016897
Library Thing
9126476
Goodreads
568403
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