DIMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH 1906-1975 Russian Composer. Early years. He studied piano and composition at the St. Petersburg Conservatory He graduated at the age of 19 having written his first symphony. Dimitri spent his entire career under the Russian Communist Party. Reform or Rebel?.
DIMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH1906-1975Russian Composer
Shostakovich represented himself in some works with the a motif, consisting of D-Eb-C-B.