Russian composer and pianist (1906-1975), a truly prominent composer of the 20th century and considered by many one of the best.
Signed note, dated in 1966, to a friend at the Conservatory of Music in Moscow, giving him his condolences for the death of a relative. Envelope is also handwritten by the composer. A short translation is provided. Autograph note is 5.75 x 7 inches, envelope is 6 x 3.75 inches, both in excellent condition.