Tag Archives: Russian

Vladimir Odoyevsky Quotes

Vladimir Odoevsky was a fascinating and encyclopedic figure in nineteenth-century Russian culture, who made a contribution into the development of musical criticism. Advertisements

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Mikhail Glinka Quotes

Mikhail Glinka was the founder of the nationalist school of Russian composers and is often regarded as the father of Russian classical music.

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Sergei Prokofiev Quotes

Sergei Prokofiev can be easily considered one of the most important composers of the 20th century. He was born in the Russian Empire and became one of the Soviet Union’s best-known composers. His works include the ballet Romeo and Juliet … Continue reading

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Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Quotes

Quotes by Russian composer Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky (alternate name Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky). “The creative process is like music which takes root with extraordinary force and rapidity”

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