Author(s): Daniel Jaffe
A comprehensive, revealing biography of the versatile Russian composer and pianist.
A revealing and comprehensive biography of Sergey Prokofiev (1891
Daniel Jaffe is a freelance music journalist, specializing in 20th-century music, and is currently the Reviews Editor at Classic CD magazine
Preface / Chapter 1: The Russian Wunderkind 1891-1914 / Chapter 2: Ballets Russes and Revolution 1914-18 / Chapter 3: A Tale of Three Cities 1918-22 / Chapter 4: Lina and the Fiery Angel 1922-7 / Chapter 5: The Prodigal Son 1927-9 / Chapter 6: Return to the USSR 1929-36 / Chapter 7: The Terror 1936-41 / Chapter 8: The Great Patriotic War 1941-5 / Chapter 9: Winter Bonfire 1945-53 / Epilogue / Classified List of Works / Further Reading / Selective Discography / Index