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War and Peace [Voyna i mir]locked

  • Richard Taruskin


Opera in 13 ‘lyrico-dramatic scenes’ and a choral epigraph by sergey Prokofiev to a libretto by the composer and mira alexandrovna Mendelson (Prokof’ yeva) after lev nikolayevich Tolstoy ’s novel (1869); for premières see Table 2.

Prokofiev’s operatic masterpiece and one of the tiny handful of post-...

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