Wednesday, January 23, 2013

Asafiev, Boris

Boris Vladimirovich Asafiev(1884-1949), Russian composer and musicologist, received his early music training at the Kronstadt Gymnasium and graduated from St. Petersburg University, served as professor of history, theory and composition at the Leningrad Conservatory, also taught at the Moscow University. He composed 4 symphonies, 11 operas, ballet music and chamber music.

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