Table of contents for Sofia Gubaidulina : a biography / Michael Kurtz ; with a foreword by Mstislav Rostropovich ; translated by Christoph K. Lohmann ; edited by Malcolm Hamrick Brown.

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Foreword by Mstislav Rostropovich
Preface to the American Edition
1. Ancestors
2. Childhood and Youth, 1932-1949
3. At the Kazan Conservatory, 1949-1954
4. At the Moscow Conservatory, 1954-1959
5. Searching for Her Own Way, 1959-1965
6. A Late Artistic Birth, 1965-1970
7. Finding the Legato in the Staccato of Life, 1970-1975
8. Composing and Improvising, 1975-1979
9. Offertorium--A Musical Offering, 1979-1981
10. The Rhythm of Musical Form, 1981-1985
11. Travels, Travels, and More Travels, 1985-1991
12. Worldwide Fame, Worldwide Demand, 1991-1996
13. The Center of Life: St. John Passion and St. John Easter, 1996-2004
Appendix A. Chronology of Gubaidulina's Life
Appendix B. List of Works

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Gubaµidulina, Sofèeiáia Asgatovna.
Composers -- Biography.