USSR (Unit 1)

  • Alienated Labor
  • Asafyev, Boris
  • ASM (Association for Contemporary Music)
  • Avtorskaia Pesnia (“Guitar Poetry”)
  • Base (& Superstructure)
  • The “Big Four”
  • Bolshevik
  • Bourgeoisie 
  • “Chervona Ruta”
  • Commodity
  • Cosmopolitanism
  • Dialectics
  • Estrada
  • Exchange Value (vs. Use Value)
  • Fetish Object
  • Folk Orchestra
  • Formalism
  • Galich, Aleksandr
  • Glasnost
  • Great Purge
  • Historical Materialism
  • Ideology
  • “Imaginary West”
  • Internationalism 
  • Ivasiuk, Volodymyr
  • Khatchaturian, Aram
  • Komsomol
  • Korenizatsiya (Indigenization)
  • Lenin, Vladimir I.
  • Letov, Igor (Egor)
  • Lunacharsky, Anatoly
  • Magnitizdat
  • Maqam
  • Miaskovsky, Nikolai
  • “National in Form, Socialist in Content”
  • NEP (New Economic Policy, 1921-1928)
  • Perestroika
  • Proletariat
  • Proletkult
  • Pugachëva, Alla
  • RAPM (Russian Association of Proletarian Musicians)
  • “Rock on Bones”
  • Rotaru, Sofia
  • Shortwave Radio
  • Shostakovich, Dmitri
  • Social Imaginary
  • Socialist Realism
  • Stalin, Josef
  • Stiob
  • Superstructure (& Base)
  • Union of Soviet Composers
  • Use Value (vs. Exchange Value and Price)
  • VIA (Vocal-Instrumental Ensemble)
  • Vysotsky, Vladimir
  • Zhdanov, Andrei
  • Zhdanovshchynna (1946-1953)