Nikolai Medtner

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... read moreNikolay Medtner (1880-1951) was a Russian composer and pianist who maintained a late Romantic style in his music, even during the heyday of modernism. In addition to three piano concertos, Medtner composed much keyboard music, chamber pieces, and over 100 songs, many of them in the mold of Schumann...

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Fairy Tale In B-Flat Minor No.1, Op.20: Fairy Tale In B-Flat Minor No.1, Op.20
Nikolai Medtner
3:09
Stimmungsbild Op.1, 4 (Live)
Nikolai Medtner
2:55
Sonata-Reminiscenza No.1, Op.38 - From Forgotten Melodies, Cycle I: Sonata-Reminiscenza No.1, Op.38
Nikolai Medtner
12:54
Sonata 'Reminiscenza: Allegretto Traquillo (Andante Con Moto). Svegliando (Con Moto). Tempo 1 Concertando[Produced]
Nikolai Medtner
15:34
Sonata-Idylle, Op. 56: Pastorale (Pastorale)
Nikolai Medtner
4:15

Biography

Country Of origin: Russia

A Russian pianist and composer who wrote almost entirely for piano and voice. His style, never capitulating to the strong nationalism around him, was an attempt to fuse classical and romantic traits. He was most successful in pieces inspired by fairy tales. ~ Mary K. Scanlan~ Rovi

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