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 (skrē-ä′bĭn), Alexander Nikolayevich 1872-1915.
Russian composer of orchestral and piano works who incorporated visual arts into some of his compositions, such as Prometheus (1910), a tone poem whose performance includes the projection of colored lights.
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(ˈskrɪəbɪn; Russian ˈskrjabin) or


(Biography) Aleksandr Nikolayevich (alɪkˈsandr nikaˈlajɪvitʃ). 1872–1915, Russian composer, whose works came increasingly to express his theosophic beliefs. He wrote many piano works; his orchestral compositions include Prometheus (1911)
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(skriˈɑ bɪn)

Aleksandr Nikolaevich, 1872–1915, Russian composer and pianist.
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The talented musicians, including pianists Vurgun Vakilov, Ali Mammadov and flutist Agharahim Guliyev then performed the works of world-famous composers Gara Garayev, Frederic Chopin, Gabriel Urbain Faure, Alexander Scriabin, Francesco Morlacchi.
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The event featured a recital by renowned Russian pianist Nina Ivanova, with her repertoire including pieces by Tchaikovsky, Scriabin and Rachmaninoff.
A helicopter sent by Kazakhstan on July 31 evacuated the foreign climbers who were injured in a rockfall that occurred on the glacier of Scriabin on July 30.
Here was pianist Martin James Bartlett (BBC Young Musician of the Year in 2014 and still only 21) with a sparkling account of Rachmaninoff preludes and Alexander Scriabin's Piano Sonata no.
It includes the music of Mily Balakirev, Anatoli Liadov, Alexander Scriabin, and Sergei Rachmaninov.
But, he's still peerless in the classics, and 19th-century masterpieces by Beethoven and Schumann frame this typically imaginative programme, in which Hamelin shares his latest rediscovery: the deeply poetic music of Samuil Feinberg, a forgotten disciple of Rachmaninov and Scriabin. The Concert Room, St George's Hall, tomorrow.
His repertoire includes Frederic Chopin, Ferenz Liszt, Tristan Murail, but the most space is reserved for Alexander Nikolayevich Scriabin, who was also the subject of his studies at the musicology department in Olomouc.
"He is also a wonderful recording artist, having released his debut album to critical acclaim featuring works by Beethoven, Scriabin and Mussorgsky in 2014 to coincide with his debut at the Southbank Centre's International Piano Series."
A Rachmaninov B Scriabin C Tchaikovsky D Schoenberg 3.