Genrietta Levitina-Dombrovskaia papers concerning Dmitrii Shostakovich
- Majority of material found within 1946-1960
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Extent1 linear feet (2 boxes)
Notes by Genrietta Levitina, photographs, a sketch of Shostakovich by Gerta Nemenova, printed music scores of Shostakovich's compositions and programs.
Biographical / Historical
Viacheslav Dombrovskii knew the composer Dmitrii Shostakovich through his family; upon Dombrovskii's marriage, Shostakovich became a friend of the Dombrovskii family.
- I. Correspondence
- II. Scores and other material
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Levitina-Dombrovskaia, Genrietta Davydovna, 1903-1961. Genrietta Levitina-Dombrovskaia papers concerning Dmitrii Shostakovich, 1934-1973: Guide.
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