Question by Xyjiryo: Why is Shostakovich’s music so hard to find in the USA?
It’s strangely hard to find purchasable music by him in the USA. Why is this?
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Answer by Andrew Bonner
I don’t have an expert answer, but I’m guessing it has to do with a little thing called the Cold War. But a lot of his more popular works are possible to find:
If you’re interested in some of his harder-to-find orchestral scores, you may be able to rent them: http://goo.gl/d1H5PX
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