"This is the best biography in English to date on Prokofiev. Robinson . . . draws upon previously untranslated Russian documents and letters to provide an unusually rich and detailed view of this enigmatic composer."--Library Journal
HARLOW ROBINSON is Professor of Modern Languages and History at Northeastern University. He is the author of The Last Impresario: The Life, Times, and Legacy of Sol Hurok and the editor and translator of Selected Letters of Sergei Prokofiev, also published by Northeastern University Press. He is a contributor to the New York Times, Opera News, Dance Magazine, the Los Angeles Times, and the Metropolitan Opera-Texaco International Radio Network. He lives in the Boston area.