Moussorgsky


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Moussorgsky

(mʊˈsɔːɡskɪ; Russian ˈmusərkskij)
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(Biography) a variant spelling of (Modest Petrovich) Mussorgsky
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Noun1.Moussorgsky - Russian composer of operas and orchestral works (1839-1881)Moussorgsky - Russian composer of operas and orchestral works (1839-1881)
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Flaubert's literary masterpiece Salammbo (completed in 1862) as catalyst for composers-from Debussy and Moussorgsky (unfinished in both cases), Ernest Reyer (1890), and right on to Florent Schmitt's music for a film version (1925) of the novel-is studied.
Originally composed as a solo piano suite by Modest Moussorgsky in 1874, Pictures at an Exhibition has been reorchestrated for many performing media.
Petersburg, across from the Shostakovich Philharmonic, next to the Russian Museum and the Moussorgsky opera and ballet theatre and within walking distance of the Hermitage Museum and the Winter Palace Square.