CD

Pictures at an exhibition

Modest Moessorgski (composer), Sergio Tiempo (performer)
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Title
Pictures at an exhibition
Composer
Modest Moessorgski 1839-1881
Performer
Sergio Tiempo  (piano)
Publisher
EMI, 2008
1 cd
Recording date
2005
Playing time
01:07:10
EAN
0724355801821
CDR
CAX10727

About Modest Moessorgski

Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky (Russian: Модест Петрович Мусоргский, tr. Modést Petróvich Músorgskiy, IPA: [mɐˈdɛst pʲɪˈtrovʲɪtɕ ˈmusərkskʲɪj]; 21 March [O.S. 9 March] 1839 – 28 March [O.S. 16 March] 1881) was a Russian composer, one of the group known as "The Five". He was an innovator of Russian music in the romantic period. He strove to achieve a uniquely Russian musical identity, often in deliberate defiance of the established conventions of Western music.

Many of his works were inspired by Russian history, Russian folklore, and other national themes. Such works include the opera Boris Godunov, the orchestral tone poem Night on Bald Mountain and the piano suite Pictures at an Exhibition.

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