“Simple Folk”. Op. 71. “The Young Guard”. Op. 75
Op. 71. Music for the black-and-white film. Score. Published for the first time.
Op. 75. Music for the black-and-white film. Score. Published for the first time.
Edited by Victor Ekimovsky. Explanatory Articles by Olga Dombrovskaya. Explanatory Notes by Yekaterina Klyuchnikova (Lobankova).
DMITRI SHOSTAKOVICH’S MUSIC to THE FILM
The whereabouts of the author’s manuscript are unknown. This publication is based on the hand-written score kept at RNMM, rec. gr. 32, f. 288.
The score was restored by A. Surminsky in correspondence with the parts kept in the St. Petersburg Central State Archives of Literature and Art, rec. gr. 257, inv. 16, f. 2073. The score was verified to ensure it complied with the film’s soundtrack. Published for the first time.