Maxim Shostakovich — “I feel my father looking over my shoulder”

By Richard Morrison [Times Online, 6 April 2010]
Maxim Shostakovich, the conductor son of the great Dmitri Shostakovich, stares incredulously at me. At first I think he is outraged by my questions. He isn’t, he’s just distracted by something more interesting. Namely, my face.