Now Open–Shostakovich at Northwestern

Shostakovich at Northwestern
September 20, 2011-March 19, 2012
Deering Library
Third Floor

This exhibit, a collaboration between Northwestern’s Music Library and Northwestern University Archives, recalls Shostakovich’s visit to Evanston in June 1973, including the ceremony awarding him an honorary Doctorate of Fine Arts. In addition, this exhibit displays a small collection of rare, limited-edition musical scores by Shostakovich published in the Soviet Union during the 1940s.

Posted in: Chicago Events, Soviet Arts Experience

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *