Galina Ustvolskaya

Top Songs & Albums Galina Ustvolskaya

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... read moreStudied with Dimitri Shoshtakovitch until 1947 and Conservatory of Petrograd from 1937-1939. Often criticized for her modernism, she was defended by Shoshtakovitch. Also an instrument builder of unique instruments for her pieces. ~ "Blue" Gene Tyranny

Key songs

Galina Ustvolskaya
Symphony No. 1: Part Iii
5:39
Galina Ustvolskaya
Piano Sonata No. 2
7:04
Galina Ustvolskaya
Symphony No. 2 - "True And Eternal Bliss"
16:16
Galina Ustvolskaya
Symphony No. 5
13:48
Galina Ustvolskaya
Symphony No. 3 - "Jesus Messiah, Save Us!"
13:15

Biography

Active: 1940s-1990s
Country Of origin: Russia

Studied with Dimitri Shoshtakovitch until 1947 and Conservatory of Petrograd from 1937-1939. Often criticized for her modernism, she was defended by Shoshtakovitch. Also an instrument builder of unique instruments for her pieces. ~ "Blue" Gene Tyranny~ Rovi