Q&A with Pianist Boris Giltburg, Part 1

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Wed, 23 Apr 2014

Q&A with Pianist Boris Giltburg, Part 1

by Music Notes
This week marks the birthday of one of Russia’s most enduring composers, Sergei Prokofiev, born April 23, 1891. A brilliant composer whose life straddled a difficult cultural and political time in his native land, Prokofiev often had to tread a thin, precarious line between his private artistic life and his dual-life as a public figure in Soviet Russia.