Dmitry Kabalevsky

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... read moreDmitry Kabalevsky (1904-1987) was a composer of the Soviet era, whose successful large-scale compositions -- the orchestral suite The Comedians, two cello concertos, the opera Kola Bryun'yon, the symphonic poem Vesna, and four symphonies, among others -- are equaled, if not surpassed, by the legacy...

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Dmitry Kabalevsky
Piano Concerto No. 3 In D Major, Op. 50: Ii. Andante
6:16
Dmitry Kabalevsky
Piano Concerto No. 3 In D Major, Op. 50: Iii. Presto
5:34
Dmitry Kabalevsky
Colas Breugnon, Op. 24: Overture
4:38
Dmitry Kabalevsky
Sonata No. 3, In F Major, Op. 46 (Recorded Live, 20 May, 1987, Merkin Concert Hall)
5:20
Dmitry Kabalevsky
Sonata No. 3, In F Major, Op. 46: Allegro Giocoso (Recorded Live, 20 May, 1987, Merkin Concert Hall)
4:40

Biography

Active: 1930s-1980s
Country Of origin: Russia

A prolific composer in all genres who wrote music that represents a model of the Russian school of composition during the Soviet period. His melodies are broad and diatonic and have a beautiful lyricism. He could also express incredible rhythmic vitality and was influential as both a composer and a teacher. He was especially active in music education. ~ Mary K. Scanlan~ Rovi

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