Skip to comments.Galina Vishnevskaya, Soprano and Dissident, Dies at 86
Posted on 12/11/2012 6:56:33 PM PST by EveningStar
Galina Vishnevskaya, an electrifying soprano who endured repression and exile as one of the postwar Soviet Unions most prominent political dissidents, died on Monday in Moscow. She was 86.
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I hope you don’t live long in the new gulags.
I had to check wiki to make sure, but she was the wife of Mstislav Rostropovich, the cellist and conductor.
I just now discovered that he died a few years ago. Shoot. I always wanted to meet him so I could say,
“Play, Misti, for me.”
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