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Biography:
Genres: Classical/Opera

Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninoff, also commonly spelled in English as Rachmaninov, ( – 28 March 1943) was a Russian composer, pianist, and conductor. He was considered one of the finest pianists of his day and, as a composer, very nearly the last great representative of Russian late Romanticism in classical music. Early influences of Tchaikovsky, Rimsky-Korsakov and other Russian composers gave way to a thoroughly personal idiom which included a pronounced lyricism, expressive breadth, structural ingenuity and a tonal palette of rich, distinctive orchestral colors. The piano features prominently in Rachmaninoff's compositional output, either as a solo instrument or as part of an ensemble. H...

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Albums:

20th Century Masterpieces For Cello & Piano

Musikalisches Bouquet

Rachmaninoff: Symphony No. 2 In E Minor, Op. …

Viennese Waltz Export

Rachmaninov: Early Piano Works

Rachmaninov: Complete Symphonies & Concertos

Valentine's Day: Classical Love Songs

Orosz Liturgikus Zene (Russian Liturgical Mus…

Cello Encores

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