Sergei Rachmaninoff

a bio-bibliography
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Greenwood Press , Westport, CT
Rachmaninoff, Sergei, -- 1873-1943 -- Bibliography, Rachmaninoff, Sergei, -- 1873-1943 -- Discog
StatementRobert E. Cunningham, Jr.
GenreBibliography., Discography.
SeriesBio-bibliographies in music -- no. 81.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsML134.R12 C86 2001
The Physical Object
Paginationxi, 349 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15979480M
ISBN 100313309078
ISBN 139780313309076
LC Control Number00042672
OCLC/WorldCa44131856

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This is a complete list of compositions by Sergei Rachmaninoff (–). Rachmaninoff's compositions cover a variety of musical forms and genres. Born in Novgorod, Russia inhe studied at the Moscow Conservatory with Nikolai Zverev, Alexander Siloti, Sergei Taneyev and Anton Arensky, and while there, composed some of his most famous works, including the first piano concerto (Op.

Sergei Rachmaninoff was a renowned composer, pianist, and conductor. Because he was a member of the Russian aristocracy, he fled the country after the tsar's abdication, and eventually relocated in the United States.

Many of his compositions are for piano, yet he also composed orchestral and symphony works, three operas, choral and liturgical Cited by: 7. By Sergei Rachmaninoff / ed. Murray Baylor. Piano Book. An anthology of selected works by Rachmaninoff based on the first editions corrected by the composer and the versions found in the Complete Works of Rachmaninoff published in Russia since Includes Prelude in C-sharp Minor, Op.

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2, Humoresque in G, Op. 10, No. 5 and many ry: Piano Collection. Sergei Rachmaninoff, one of the greatest pianists of all time and one of the most outstanding melodists amongst composers, was born at Oneg, near Novgorod, on 20 March (1 April New Style), into a musical family: his grandfather had been a pupil of John Field and his father, too, played the piano.

The two tables below give the following informaton for works by Sergei Rachmaninoff (where applicable).

— opus numbers, supplemented by TN — additional numbers used in R. Threlfall & G. Norris (eds.), A Catalogue of the Compositions of S. Rachmaninoff (London, ).ISBN X; Original Author — only given in cases where Rachmaninoff arranged or edited a work by another.

Sergey Rachmaninoff, in full Sergey Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff, Rachmaninoff also spelled Rakhmaninov, or Rachmaninov, (born March 20 [April 1, New Style],Oneg, near Semyonovo, Russia—died MaBeverly Hills, California, U.S.), composer who was the last great figure of the tradition of Russian Romanticism and a leading piano virtuoso of his time.

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Many of his compositions are for piano, yet he also composed orchestral and symphony works, three operas, choral and liturgical works, some chamber works, and numerous songs. This historic reference edition of Sergei Rachmaninoff’s Piano Concerto No. 1, in F-sharp minor, Op. 1 is composed of three movements: Vivace, Andante cantabile and Allegro scherzando.

This concerto, written in when Rachmaninoff was o is the original version that was later reworked by the composer into a more virtuosic version in. By Sergei Rachmaninoff / ed. Murray Baylor. Piano Book. This collection of 13 preludes challenges pianists to build interpretive skills while expressing the vast array of emotion and passion so characteristic of Rachmaninoff's works.

In this scholarly edition, Dr. Baylor has included suggestions on how each piece should be performed, includingCategory: Piano Collection.

Sergei Bertensson and Jay Leyda and Sophia Satina Sergei Rachmaninoff: A Lifetime in Music (Russian Music Studies) Indiana University Press, ; ISBN ; pages When Bertensson and Leyda's biography appeared, it lifted the veil of secrecy from several areas of of the intensely private Sergei Rachmaninoff's () life, especially concerning the genesis of his.

See all Sergei Rachmaninoff Sheet Music About Sergei Rachmaninoff () Post-Romantic Period – Russia. Rachmaninoff was a virtuoso pianist, composer, and conductor, some of whose works are among the most popular in the romantic repertoire. After studying under Nikolay Zverev, he became a pupil at the Moscow Conservatory.

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These alluring and varied preludes exhibit the compositional skill, expressiveness and innovation that is characteristic of Rachmaninoff's works. Editor Murray Baylor includes informative performance notes that reveal the background of each piece, highlight difficult passages, and offerCategory: Piano Collection.

Piano Solos. By Sergei Rachmaninoff. Piano Book. Contents: The Brooklet from Die schone Mullerin (Schubert) * Daisies, from Six Songs (Rachmaninoff) * The Bumble Bee, from The Tale of Tsar Saltan (Rimsky-Korsakov) * Hopak, from Sorochintsy Fair (Mussorgsky) * Liebesleid (Kreisler) * Liebesfreud (Kreisler) * Lilacs, from Twelve Songs (Rachmaninoff)Category: Piano Collection.

Explore books by Sergei Rachmaninoff with our selection at Click and Collect from your local Waterstones or get FREE UK delivery on orders over £The Sergei Rachmaninoff Archive contains material related to his life and career after he and his family left Russia in to establish themselves in the United States.

Of particular importance are Rachmaninoff's holograph music manuscript scores and sketches, representing his compositional process and creative thought during the last half of his life.By Sergei Rachmaninoff / ed.

Murray Baylor. Piano Book. This edition is based on the first editions corrected by the composer and the versions found in The Complete Works of Rachmaninoff published in Russia since Brief analyses, together with practice and performance suggestions, should help pianists unfamiliar with these works to begin theirCategory: Piano Collection.