Rachmaninoff Sergei Vasilievich

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Sergei Rachmaninoff

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 (räk-mä′nə-nôf′, räKH-, rəKH-mä′nyĭ-nəf), Sergei Vasilievich 1873-1943.
Russian-born composer. A virtuoso pianist, he excelled at the interpretation of the late Romantic composers. His own compositions continue and extend Romantic music.
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