Mily Balakirev

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... read moreMily Balakirev (1837-1910) was a late Romantic composer and educator who was central in the development of the nineteenth century movement for Russian nationalist music. Along with his students Rimsky-Korsakov, Borodin, Mussorgsky, and Cui, Balakirev was part of the so-called "Mighty Handful," who...

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Mily Balakirev
Polka
3:24
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Islamey (Oriental Fantasy) Op. 18
8:20
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Tarantella
5:49
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Symphony No. 1 In C Major: I. Largo- Allegro Vivo
12:04
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Valse No.5 In D Flat Major
7:22

Biography

Country Of origin: Russia

A Russian composer of vocal, piano, and orchestral music, and mentor to many important Russian composers of the time. Balakirev was one of the group of Russian nationalist composers known as "The Mighty Five." ~ Blue Gene Tyranny~ Rovi

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