Mikhail Glinka

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... read moreRussian composer Mikhail Glinka (1804-1857) is the father of Russian Nationalism. Born to a wealthy family, Glinka was well educated and studied music in Germany. His contact with Pushkin and Gogol awakened Glinka to the possibility of expressing Russia's national spirit in music. Glinka realized...

Key songs

Mikhail Glinka
Nocturne "Parting"
4:41
Mikhail Glinka
Ruslan And Lyudmila
5:32
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Nocturne For Harp
3:17
Mikhail Glinka
Cherubim Song / Lied Der Cherube (Russian Carol)
5:46
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Mary
1:27

Biography

Country Of origin: Russia

A Russian composer of orchestral pieces (Kamarinskaya, 1848), instrumental works, and opera (A Life for the Tsar, 1836); influenced "The Mighty Five." ~ Mary K. Scanlan~ Rovi

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