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Rachmaninoff, Sergei Vasilyevich (also Sergei Rachmaninov, Sergei Rakhmaninov)

Born: 1873 AD
Died: 1943 AD, at 70 years of age.

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Russian composer, conductor, and pianist

 

composed symphonic poem "The Isle of the Dead" 1909, orchestral piece "Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini" 1934

 

emigrated from Russia 1918, disliking Soviet Communist regime


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