Pavel Chesnokov

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... read moreChesnokov studied at the Moscow Synodal School and at the Moscow Conservatory. He also studied composition with Taneyev and Ippolitov-Ivanov. He gained early recognition as a choral conductor through his teaching in schools, his conducting of church choirs and as chief conductor of the Russian...

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Pavel Chesnokov
Spasi, Bozhe, Lyudi Tvoya
4:16
Pavel Chesnokov
Совет Превечный (Бонус-Трек)
3:18
Pavel Chesnokov
Spaséñiye Sodélal
4:05
Pavel Chesnokov
Lord Have Mercy On Our People (Recorded 1954)
4:00
Pavel Chesnokov
The Divine Liturgy Of St. John Chrysostom: The Mercy Of Peace
0:51

Biography

Active: 1900s-1930s
Country Of origin: Russia

Chesnokov studied at the Moscow Synodal School and at the Moscow Conservatory. He also studied composition with Taneyev and Ippolitov-Ivanov. He gained early recognition as a choral conductor through his teaching in schools, his conducting of church choirs and as chief conductor of the Russian Choral Society. He also served as professor of choral conducting at the Moscow Conservatory, as chief conductor of the Moscow State Choir and as choir director of the Bol'shoy Theatre. He composed over 400 choral works, mostly sacred works for church performance. These are recognized for their clarity of harmony. His other work includes 20 songs, several stage works and a book on the theory of choral performance, Khor i upravleniye im (1940). ~ Lynn Vought~ Rovi

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orthodox Easter
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catholic easter
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