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Author Tomoff, Kiril.

Title Creative Union : The Professional Organization of Soviet Composers, 1939-1953 / Kiril Tomoff
Published Ithaca, N.Y. : Cornell University Press, 2006
Baltimore, Md. : Project MUSE, 2015
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 321 pages)
Series Book collections on Project MUSE
Contents The formation of the Composers' Union, 1932-41 -- Administering the creative process -- Composers on the march, 1941-45 -- Zhdanovshchina and the Ogolevets affair -- Brouhaha! : party intervention and professional consolidation, 1948 -- Anticosmopolitanism and the music profession, 1949-53 -- The results of party intervention -- Muzfond, royalties, and popularity -- Elite hierarchies -- "Most respected comrade -- " : informal networks in the Stalinist music world
Notes Originally presented as the author's thesis (Ph. D.)--University of Chicago, 2001
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 305-311) and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Soi͡uz kompozitorov SSSR -- History.
Music and state -- Soviet Union.
Music -- Soviet Union -- History and criticism.
Musicians -- Labor unions -- Soviet Union.
Form Electronic book
Author Project Muse.
LC no. 2006001749
ISBN 1501730029
(cloth : alk. paper)