Democracy Wall
Scraps and squibs (for those with ears to hear)
Stalinism and Nineteen Eighty-Four
Alfred Schnittke
A review of Alexander Ivashkin's biography

Mikhail Nosyrev, composer
"Good God, what was going on deep in his heart!"

The BBC's People's Century
Outdated views and misleading half-truths

Russian and Soviet Names
A rough guide to pronunciation

Lives and works of Shcherbachov, Mosolov, Shebalin, Popov, Sviridov, Vainberg, Ustvolskaya, Lokshin, Nosyrev, Denisov, Boris Tchaikovsky, Schnittke, Kancheli, Sil'vestrov, Tishchenko...

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