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 1940

Vodarsky-Shiraeff, Alexandria
Russian composers and musicians
A biographical dictionary
Compiled by Alexandria Vodarsky-Shiraeff
New York: H. W. Wilson, 1940, 158 p.


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  Abramski, Alexander (b. 1898 d. 1985)   composer, folklorist
  Achron, Isidor (d. 1948)   compositore, pianista
  Achsharumov, Demetrius Vladimirovitch (b. 1864 d. 1920)   violin, conductor
  Afanasyev, Nicolay Yakovlevich (b. 1821 d. 1898)   violin, composer
  Afonsky, Nicolas (b. 1894)   choir master
  Afromyeyev, Alexei M. (b. 1868 d. 1920)   composer, guitar
  Agreneff, Dimitri Alexandrovich (b. 1836 d. 1900)   tenor, pioneer in research and presentation of Rus
  Agrenev Slavyanski, Kiril Dimitriyevich (b. 1885)   composer, conductor
  Akimenko, Fyodor Stepanovich (b. 1876 d. 1945)   composer, piano
  Alchevski, Ivan Alekseyevich   tenor
  Alenev, Eugen Fedorovich (b. 1864 d. 1902)   composer, piano
  Alexandrov, Alexander Vasilyevitch (b. 1883 d. 1946)   composer, conductor
  Alferaki, Akhilles Nikolayevich (b. 1846 d. 1919)   composer
  Altschuler, Modest (b. 1873 d. 1963)   cello, conductor
  Alyabyev, Alexander Alexandrovich (b. 1787 d. 1851 a. 1853)   composer, musicisti
  Amfiteatrov, Daniele Alexandrovich (b. 1901 d. 1983)   composer, conductor
  Andreyev, Vasili Vasilyevich (b. 1861 d. 1918)   balalaika
  Arends, Andrej Fedorovich (b. 1855 d. 1924)   violin, conductor
  Arensky, Anton Stepanovich (b. 1861 d. 1906)   composer, compositore
  Arkhangelsky, Alexander Andreyevich (d. 1924)   choir conductor, composer
  Armsheimer, Ivan (b. 1860 d. 1933)   troubador, conductor
  Ars, Nikolay Andreyevich (b. 1857 d. 1902)   composer, conductor
  Artsybushev, Nikolai Vasilevich (b. 1858 d. 1937)   composer, arranger
  Asafyev, Boris Vladimirovich (b. 1884 d. 1949)   musicologist, composer
  Asantschevsky, Michael (b. 1838 d. 1881)   teacher, piano
  Ashman, Grigori (a. 1923)   piano, teacher
  Avshalomov, Aaron (b. 1894 d. 1965)   composer, conductor
  Azanchevsky, Mikhail Pavlovich (b. 1839 d. 1881)   composer, scholar
  Bagadurov, Vassili (b. 1878 d. 1954)   composer, teacher of singing
  Bakhmetyev, Nikolai Ivanovich (b. 1807 d. 1891)   violin, administrator of church publications
  Baklanov, Georgy Andreyevich (b. 1881 d. 1938)   baritone
  Balakirev, Mily Alexeyevich (b. 1837 d. 1910)   composer
  Balanchivadze, Andrey Melitonovich (b. 1906)   composer, conductor
  Barmotin, Semen (b. 1877)   composer
  Baskin, Vladimir Sergeyevich (b. 1855 d. 1919)   critic, biographer
  Bay, Emanuel (b. 1891 d. 1967)   piano
  Beklemischew, Grigori Nikolajewitsch (b. 1881 d. 1935)   piano
  Beliy, Viktor Arkadyevich (b. 1904 d. 1983)   composer
  Beloussoff, Evsei (b. 1881)   cello
  Belyayev, Mitrofan Petrovich (b. 1834 d. 1904)   publisher
  Belyayev, Viktor Mikhaylovich (b. 1888 d. 1968)   musicologist, critic
  Berezovsky, Maxim Sozontovich (b. 1745 d. 1777 a. 1760)   composer, tenor
  Berezovsky, Nicolai Tikhonovich (b. 1900 d. 1953)   composer, Komponist
  Bernstein, Nikolai D. (b. 1876 d. 1938)   music biographer, critic
  Bessel, Vasily Vasilyevich (b. 1843 d. 1907)   publisher
  Bezekiirsky, Vasily Vasilyevich (b. 1835 d. 1919)   violin, composer
  Bezekiisky, Vasily Vasilyevich (b. 1880 d. 1960)   violin
  Bichter, Mikhail Alekseyevich (b. 1881)   conductor, teacher
  Biriukov, Yuri (b. 1908 d. 1976)   composer
  Blaramberg, Pavel Ivanovich (b. 1841 d. 1907)   composer, writer
  Bleichmann, Julius Ivanovich (b. 1868 d. 1910)   conductor, composer
  Blinder, Naoum (b. 1889 d. 1965)   violin
  Blumenfeld, Felix (b. 1863 d. 1931)   conductor, piano
  Bobinski, Heinrich Antonov (b. 1861 d. 1941)   piano, composer
  Borchman, Alexander (b. 1872 d. 1940)   physician, composer
  Borisovski, Vadim Vasilyevich (b. 1900)   viola
  Borodin, Alexander (b. 1833 d. 1887)   composer, compositore
  Borowsky, Alexander (b. 1889 d. 1968)   chanteur, Klavier
  Bortkiewich, Sergei Eduardovich (b. 1877 d. 1952)   Klavier, piano
  Bortnyansky, Dmitri Stepanovich (b. 1752 d. 1825 a. 1783)   composer
  Brandukov, Anatoly Andreyevich (b. 1856 d. 1930)   cello
  Brodsky, Adolph (b. 1851 d. 1929)   violin, conductor
  Brounoff, Platon G. (b. 1869 d. 1924 a. 1891)   piano, composer
  Bryussova, Nadessha (b. 1881 d. 1951)   piano, writer
  Bucharoff, Simon (b. 1881 d. 1955)   piano, composer
  Budashkin, Nikolai Pavlovich (b. 1910)   composer
  Byeloshein, P. (d. 1869)   guitar
  Catoire, Georgy (Lvovich) (b. 1861 d. 1926)   composer, theorist
  Chaikovski, Modest Ilich (b. 1850 d. 1916 a. 1879)   librettist
  Chaliapin, Fyodor Ivanovich (b. 1873 d. 1938)   Bass, cantante de opera
  Cherniawsky, Michail (b. 1893 d. 1982)   cello
  Chesnokov, Pavel Grigoryevich (b. 1877 d. 1944)   choir conductor, teacher
  Christianovitsj, Nikolaj Filipovitsj (b. 1828 d. 1890)   composer, musicologist
  Cui, Cesar (b. 1835 d. 1918)   composer, critic
  Dargomizhsky, Alexander Sergeyevich (b. 1813 d. 1869)   composer, compositore
  Davidenko, Alexander Alexandrovich (b. 1899 d. 1934)   composer
  Davidoff, Alexi (b. 1867 d. 1940)   composer
  Davidov, Karl Yul'yevich (b. 1838 d. 1889 a. 1860-1862)   cello, composer
  Davidov, Stepan Ivanovich (b. 1777 d. 1825)   composer
  Desfosses, Elisabeth Francoise (a. 18th century )   composer
  Dianow, Anton (b. 1882 d. 1939)   composer
  Dobroven, Issay Alexandrovich [ie Barabeitschik] (b. 1894 d. 1953)   composer, conductor
  Dranishnikov, Vladimir Alexandrovich (b. 1893 d. 1939)   conductor, piano
  Droucker, Sandra (b. 1876 d. 1944)   piano
  Drozdov, Anatoly Nikalayevich (b. 1889 d. 1950)   composer, musicologist
  Dubensky, Arcady (b. 1890 d. 1966)   violin, composer
  Dubinsky, Vladimir (b. 1876 d. 1938)   cello, principal
  Duke, Vernon (b. 1903 d. 1969)   composer, lyricist
  Dulow, Georg (b. 1875)   violin, composer
  Dunayevsky, Isaac Iosifovich (b. 1900 d. 1955)   composer
  Durow, Sachar Sacharovich (d. 1886)   writer
  Dushkin, Samuel (b. 1891 d. 1976)   violin
  Dyagilev, Sergy Pavlovich (b. 1872 d. 1929)   impresario
  Dzegelyonok, Alexander Mikhaylovich (b. 1891 d. 1969)   composer
  Eghiazaryan, Grigor (b. 1908)   composer, teacher
  Eiges, Konstantin Romanovich (b. 1875 d. 1950)   composer, musicologist
  Elman, Mischa (b. 1891 d. 1967)   Soloist: Violine, violin
  Entelis, Leonid (b. 1903)  
  Eshpay, Jakov Andreyevich (b. 1890 d. 1963)   composer, musicologist
  Esipova, Anna Nikolayevna (b. 1851 d. 1914)   piano, teacher
  Ewald, Victor Vladimirovich (b. 1860 d. 1935)   engineer, composer
  Famintsin, Alexander Sergeyevich (b. 1841 d. 1896)   music historian, critic
  Feinberg, Samuil Yevgenyevich (b. 1890 d. 1962)   piano, composer
  Figner, Nickolay Nikolayevich (b. 1857 d. 1918)   tenor
  Finagin, Alexei (b. 1890 d. 1942)   musicologist, writer
  Findeyzen, Nikolay Fyodorovich (b. 1868 d. 1928)   journalist, historian
  Finne, Viktor Nikolayevich (b. 1875)   guitar
  Fomin, Evstigney Ipatovich (b. 1761 d. ?)   composer, compositore
  Friedmann, Alexander (b. 1866)   composer
  Gabrilovich, Grigorii Semionovich (b. 1869)   tenor, writer
  Gabrilovich, Ossip Solomonovich (d. 1936)   conductor, Dirigent
  Gadzhibekov, Uzeir (b. 1885 d. 1948)   musicologist, pedagogue
  Gaigerova, Varvara Andrianovna (b. 1903 d. 1944)   piano, composer
  Galin, Samuel Nicolas (b. 1828 d. 1907)   guitar, composer
  Galkin, Nikolai Vladomirovich (b. 1850 d. 1906)   violin, conductor
  Garbousova, Raya (b. 1906)   cello
  Garbusow, Nikolay (b. 1880 d. 1955)   musicologist
  Gedeonov, Aleksandr Mikhailovich (b. 1790 d. 1867)   opera director
  Gedeonow, Stepan Alexandrowitsch (b. 1816 d. 1878)   librettist, opera director
  Gedike, Alexander Fyodorovich (b. 1877 d. 1957)   piano, composer
  Ginsburg, Semion Lvovich (b. 1901)   musicologist
  Gladkovski, Arseny Pavlovich (b. 1888 d. 1945)   composer
  Glazunov, Alexander (b. 1865 d. 1936)   composer, compositore
  Glier, Reyngold Moritesevich (b. 1874 d. 1956)   composer
  Glinka, Mikhail Ivanovich (b. 1804 d. 1857)   composer, compositore
  Glushkov, Fiodor (b. 1844 d. 1898)   guitar
  Gnesin, Mikhail Fabianovich (b. 1883 d. 1957)   composer, musicologist
  Goldenweiser, Alexander Borisovich (b. 1875 d. 1961)   piano, writer
  Golitsin, Nikolay Borisovich (b. 1794 d. 1866)   music patron, cello
  Golitsin, Yury Nikolayevich (b. 1823 d. 1872)   conductor, composer
  Golovanov, Nikolay Semyonovich (b. 1891 d. 1953)   conductor, piano
  Golubev, Evgeny Kirillovich (b. 1910)   composer
  Grechaninov, Alexander Tikhonovich (b. 1864 d. 1956)   composer, compositore
  Grodzki, Boleslavs (b. 1865)   composer
  Gubert, Nikolay Al'bertouich (b. 1840 d. 1888)   teacher, composer
  Gulak-Artemovsky, Semyon Stepanovich (b. 1813 d. 1873)   baritone, composer
  Gurilyov, Alexander Lvovich (b. 1802 d. 1856)   violin, piano
  Gurilyov, Lev Stepanovich (b. 1770 d. 1844)   composer
  Guzikow, Michal Jozef (b. 1806 d. 1837)   xylophone
  Hambourg, Boris (b. 1884 d. 1954)   cello
  Hambourg, Jan (b. 1882 d. 1947)   violin, Violine
  Hambourg, Mark (b. 1879 d. 1960)   Klavier, piano
  Hambourg, Michael (b. 1855 d. 1916)   piano, educator
  Handschin, Jacques (Samuel) (b. 1886 d. 1955)   musicologist, organ
  Hansen, Cecilia (b. 1898)   violin
  Hartmann, Thomas (Alexandrovich de) (b. 1886 d. 1956)   composer, conductor
  Heifetz, Jascha (b. 1901 d. 1987)   interprete, violin
  Horowitz, Vladimir (Samoilovich) (b. 1904 d. 1989)   concert pianist, Klavier
  Hubermann, Bronislav (b. 1882 d. 1947)   interprete, violin
  Idzikovsky, Leon (a. 1859)   publisher
  Igumnov, Konstantin (Nikolayevich) (b. 1873 d. 1948)   piano, teacher
  Ilyinsky, Alexander Alexandrovich (b. 1859 d. 1920)   composer, teacher
  Ippolitov-Ivanov, Mikhail Mikhaylovich (b. 1859 d. 1935)   composer, musicisti
  Isakov, Piotr Ivanovich (b. 1885 d. 1958)   guitar, C T~
  Ivanoff, Nicola (Kuz'mich) (b. 1810 d. 1880)   tenor
  Ivanov, Michail (b. 1889 d. 1953)   guitar
  Ivanov, Mikhail Mikhaylovich (b. 1848 d. 1927)   critic, composer
  Ivanov-Boretsky, Mikhail Vladimirovich (b. 1874 d. 1936)   music historian, piano
  Ivanov-Radkevich, Nikolai Pavlovich (b. 1904 d. 1962)   composer
  Ivanova, Lidia (b. 1900)   piano, composer
  Jacobsen, Herthe Poncy   piano
  Jacobson, Miron Isaakovich (d. 1934)   composer, piano
  Jacques, Paul (b. 1891)   violin, conductor
  Jaroff, Serge (b. 1896 d. 1985)   choir master, conductor
  Jurgenson, Pyotr Ivanovich (b. 1836 d. 1904)   publisher
  Kabalevsky, Dmitry Borisovich (b. 1904 d. 1987)   arranger, composer
  Kalafati, Vasily Pavovlich (b. 1869 d. 1942)   composer
  Kalinnikov, Vasily Sergeyevich (b. 1866 d. 1901)   composer
  Karatigin, Vyacheslav Gavrilovich (b. 1875 d. 1925)   critic, historian
  Karnovich, Yuri Larovich (b. 1884 d. 1941)   composer
  Karzew, Alexander Alexeyevich (b. 1883 d. 1953)   composer
  Kasatschenko, Grigorii Alexeyevich (b. 1858 d. 1938)   composer, conductor
  Kasatschenko, Grigorii Alexeyevich (b. 1858 d. 1938)   composer, conductor
  Kashin, Daniil Nikitich (b. 1769 d. 1844)   folksong collector, composer
  Kashkin, Nikolay Dmitriyevich (b. 1839 d. 1920)   teacher, critic
  Kashperov, Vladimir Nikitich (b. 1827)   composer
  Kastalsky, Alexander Dmitriyevich (b. 1856 d. 1926)   composer
  Kazanli, Nikolay Ivanovich (b. 1869 d. 1916)   composer, conductor
  Kazynski, Viktor Matveyevich (b. 1812 d. 1867)   organ, conductor
  Khachaturian, Aram Il'yich (b. 1903 d. 1978)   composer
  Khandoshkin, Ivan Yevstafyevich (b. 1747 d. 1804)   violin, composer
  Khessin, Alexander Borisovich (b. 1869 d. 1955)   conductor, teacher
  Khrennikov, Tikhon Nikolayevich (b. 1913)   composer
  Kipnis, Alexander (b. 1891 d. 1978)   Bass, chanteur
  Klenovski, Nikolay Semyonovich (b. 1853 d. 1915)   conductor, composer
  Klimov, Dmitrii (b. 1850)   teacher, conductor
  Klimov, Mikhail Georgiyevich (b. 1881 d. 1937)   conductor, choir master
  Knipper, Lev Konstantinovich (b. 1898 d. 1974)   composer, compositore
  Kochanski, Pawel (b. 1887 d. 1934)   violin, Violine
  Kochetov, Vadim Nikolayevich (b. 1898 d. 1951)   composer
  Kochurov, Yuri Vladimirovich (b. 1907 d. 1952)   composer
  Kolakovski, Alexei Antonovitch (b. 1856 d. 1912)   violin
  Kolatschewski, Michail Nikolajew (b. 1851)   composer
  Komarova, Varvara (b. 1862)   writer on music
  Konyus, Georgy Eduardovich (b. 1862 d. 1933)   musicologist, composer
  Konyus, Julius Eduardvich (b. 1869 d. 1942)   violin, PED~
  Kopilov, Alexander Alexandrovich (b. 1854 d. 1911)   violin, PED~
  Koptjajew, Alex (b. 1868 d. 1941)   composer
  Korchmaryov, Klimenty Arkad'yevich (b. 1899 d. 1958)   composer, piano
  Koreschtschenko, Arseni Nikolajewitsch (b. 1870 d. 1921)   composer, Klavier
  Korganov, Genary [Yanuary] Osipovich (b. 1858 d. 1890)   piano, composer
  Korgueff, Sergei P. (b. 1861 d. 1932)   violin, teacher
  Koshetz, Nina Pavolova (b. 1894 d. 1965)   piano, soprano
  Koshetz, Oleksandr (b. 1875 d. 1944)   choir conductor, musicologist
  Kostenko, Valentin (b. 1895)   composer
  Kotschetow, Nikolai (b. 1864 d. 1925)   composer, conductor
  Koussevitzky, Sergey (Alexandrovich) (b. 1874 d. 1951)   conductor, Dirigent
  Koval, Marian Viktorovich (b. 1907 d. 1971)   composer
  Kovalev, Paul Ivanovich (b. 1890 d. 1951)   piano
  Kozlowski, Jozef Antonovich (b. 1757 d. 1831)   composer, conductor
  Krein, Alexander Abramovich (b. 1883 d. 1951)   cello, composer
  Krein, Grigori (b. 1880 d. 1955)   violin, composer
  Kreutzer, Leonid (d. 1953 a. 1908)   Dirigent, Klavier
  Kreyn, Yulian Grigor'yevich (b. 1913)   composer, musicologist
  Krotkov, Nikolay Sergeyevich (b. 1849)   composer
  Kruglikov, Semion Nikolayevich (b. 1851 d. 1909)   critic
  Krylov, Pavel Dmitriyevich (b. 1885 d. 1935)   composer
  Kryukov, Vladimir Nikolayevich (b. 1908 d. 1960)   composer
  Kryzhanovski, Ivan (b. 1867 d. 1924)   composer
  Kuhner, Vassili (b. 1840)   composer
  Kuznetsov, Konstantin Alexeyevich (b. 1883 d. 1953)   musicologist
  Kuznetsova, Maria Nikolayevna (b. 1880 d. 1966)   soprano, dancer
  Labunski, Wiktor (b. 1895 d. 1974)   piano, composer
  Laduchin, Nikolai (b. 1860 d. 1918)   theorist, composer
  Ladunka, Naum I. (b. 1730 d. 1782)   composer, folk song arranger
  Lalewicz, Jorge (b. 1876 d. 1951)   Klavierausbildung, piano
  Lamm, Pavel Alexandrovich (b. 1882 d. 1951)   editor, revisione
  Lapschin, Ivan (b. 1870 d. 1952)   musicologist
  Lavrov, Nikolai Stepanovich (b. 1861 d. 1928)   piano
  Lavrovskaya, Elizaveta Andreyevna (b. 1845 d. 1919)   mezzo-soprano
  Lebedeff, Vassily Petrovich (b. 1867 d. 1907)   guitar, pedagogue
  Lemba, Artur Gustavovich (b. 1885 d. 1963)   composer, critic
  Leonova, Dar'ya Mikhaylovna (b. 1829 d. 1896)   contralto
  Levina, Zara Alexandrovna (b. 1906 d. 1976)   composer, piano
  Levitzki, Mischa (b. 1898 d. 1941)   Klavier, piano
  Lhevinne, Josef (b. 1874 d. 1944)   Klavier, piano
  Lineva, Eugenia (b. 1854 d. 1919)   contralto, folksong collector
  Lipkowska, Lydia (Yakovlevna) (b. 1882 d. 1955)   soprano, vocals
  Lishin, Grigory Andreyevich (b. 1854 d. 1888)   piano, music critic
  Lissenko, Mykola Vitalyevych (b. 1842 d. 1912)   composer
  Litinsky, Genrich Ilych (b. 1901 d. 1985)   composer, PED~
  Litvinne, Felia (Vasil'yevna) (b. 1861 d. 1936)   chanteur, chanteuse
  Lobachev, Grigorii (b. 1888 d. 1953)   composer
  Lomakin, Gavriil Yakimovich (d. 1885)   choir conductor, teacher
  Lopatnikoff, Nikolai L'vovich (b. 1903 d. 1976 a. 1939)   composer, piano
  Lourie, Arthur Vincent (b. 1892 d. 1966)   composer
  Luboshutz, Lea (b. 1885 d. 1965)   violin, Violine
  Lvov, Alexy Fyodorovich (b. 1798 d. 1870)   composer, violin
  Lvov, Fyodor Petrovich (b. 1766 d. 1836)   scholar, musician
  Lvovsky, Grigory Fyodorovich (b. 1830 d. 1894)   choral director, composer
  Lyakhnov, Ivan Yegorovich (b. 1813 d. 1877)   guitar, composer
  Lyapunov, Sergey Mikhaylovich (b. 1859 d. 1924)   composer, Dirigent
  Lyatoshynsky, Boris Mikolayovich (b. 1895 d. 1968)   composer, teacher
  Magomayev, Abdul Muslim Magometovic (b. 1885 d. 1937)   composer
  Maikapar, Samuel (b. 1867 d. 1938)   piano, composer
  Makarov, Nikolay Petrovich (b. 1810 d. 1890)   guitar, lexicographer
  Makarova, Nina Vladimirovna (b. 1909 d. 1976)   composer
  Malashkin, Leonid Dmitriyevich (b. 1842 d. 1902)   PED~, folklorist
  Maliszewski, Witold (b. 1873 d. 1939)   composer, teacher
  Malkin, Beate (b. 1901 d. 1973)   soprano
  Malko, Nikolay (Andreyevich) (b. 1883 d. 1961)   conductor, composer
  Maloziomova, Sofiya Andreyevna (b. 1845 d. 1908)   piano
  Maltzeva, Ekaterina Alekseyevna (b. 1883)   musicologist
  Markevitch, Igor (b. 1912 d. 1983)   composer, compositeur
  Markova, Gail Enbaeff (b. 1890)   mezzo-soprano
  Maskewic, Vladimir (b. 1888 d. 1971)   guitar
  Matinsky, Mikhail Alexeyevich (b. 1750 d. 1825)   libpy~, PED~
  Medtner, Nikolay Karlovich (b. 1880 d. 1951)   composer, piano
  Meichik, Anna (b. 1878 d. 1934)   contralto
  Meitus, Yuly Sergeyevich (b. 1903)   composer
  Melgunov, Julius (b. 1846 d. 1893)   piano, composer
  Melkich, Dmitri Micheyevich (b. 1885 d. 1943)   composer
  Melkikh, Aleksandr (b. 1889)   composer
  Melnikov, Ivan Alexandrovich (b. 1832 d. 1906)   baritone
  Mettallov, Vasily Mikhaylovich (b. 1862 d. 1926)   musicologist, composer
  Mignard, Alexander (b. 1852)   composer
  Miklashevskaya, Irina (b. 1883)   piano
  Mishakov, Misha (b. 1895)   violin
  Moiseiwitsch, Benno (b. 1890 d. 1963)   piano, pianoforte
  Moldavan, Nicolas (b. 1891 d. 1974)   viola
  Monakhov, Nikolai Fiodorovich (b. 1875 d. 1936)   actor, baritone
  Muradeli, Vano Ilich (b. 1908 d. 1970)   composer
  Mussorgsky, Modest Petrovich (b. 1839 d. 1881)   composer, compositore
  Myaskovsky, Nikolay Yakovlevich (d. 1950)   composer
  Nabokov, Nicolas (b. 1903 d. 1978)   composer, musicisti
  Nadirov, Ovanes (b. 1906 d. 1941)  
  Nagasawa, Katsutoshi (b. 1923)  
  Napravnik, Eduard Francevic (b. 1839)   conductor, composer
  Nechayew, Wassilij (b. 1895 d. 1956)   composer
  Neuhaus, Heinrich (Gustavovich) (b. 1888 d. 1964)   piano, teacher
  Newitow, Mikail (b. 1886)   composer
  Nezhdanova, Antonina (Vasliyevna) (b. 1873 d. 1950)   soprano, vocals
  Nikolayev, Leonid (Vladimirovich) (b. 1878 d. 1942)   piano, teacher
  Nossov, Gueorgui Nikiforovich (b. 1911)  
  Obukhov, Nikolay (b. 1892 d. 1954)   composer
  Odoyevsky, Valdimir Fyodorovich (b. 1804 d. 1869)   philosopher, writer on music
  Ogolevetz, Aleksei (b. 1891)   musicologist
  Olenin, Alexander (b. 1865 d. 1944)   composer
  Onegin, Eugen (b. 1883 d. 1919)   composer, piano
  Ore, Harry (Bruno Johannes) (b. 1885)   composer
  Orlov, Nikolay (Andreyevich) (b. 1892 d. 1964)   Klavier, pianista
  Orlov, Vasili Michailovich (b. 1858 d. 1901)   composer
  Ornstein, Leo (b. 1892)   composer, piano
  Ossovsky, Alexander Vyacheslavovich (b. 1871 d. 1957)   musicologist, historian
  Pachmann, Vladimir (b. 1848 d. 1933)   Klavier, piano
  Paliashvili, Zakhary Petrovich (b. 1871 d. 1933)   composer, teacher
  Paschenko, Andrey Filippovch (b. 1885 d. 1972)   composer
  Pashaloff, Viktor Nikandrovich (b. 1841 d. 1885)   composer
  Pashkevich, Vasiliy Alexeyevich (b. 1742 d. 1797)   composer, violin
  Pavlov, Evgueni Pavlovich (b. 1894)  
  Pazovski, Aaron (a. 1930s)   theater conductor
  Perepelizyn, Polycarp (b. 1818 d. 1887)   violin, composer
  Petr, Vyazcheslav Ivanovich (b. 1845)   musicologist, composer
  Petrov, Osip (Afanasyevich) (b. 1806 d. 1878)   bass
  Petschnikoff, Alexander (b. 1873 d. 1949)   violin, Violine
  Petuchov, Michael (b. 1843 d. 1895)   composer
  Piastro, Josef Borissoff (b. 1889 d. 1964 a. 1920)   violin
  Piastro, Mishel (b. 1895 d. 1970)   violin
  Piatigorsky, Gregor (b. 1903 d. 1976)   cello, musicisti
  Plotnikoff, Eugene (b. 1877 d. 1951)   conductor
  Pogoreloff, Vladimir (b. 1884 d. 1951)   composer
  Polovinkin, Leonid Alexyevich (b. 1894 d. 1949)   composer, teacher
  Pomanski, Ivan A. (b. 1848)   harp, composer
  Popov, Gavril Nikolayevitch (b. 1904 d. 1972)   composer, piano
  Popov, Sergei (b. 1887)   writer
  Pototsky, Seguei Ivanovich (b. 1883 d. 1958)   composer
  Potulov, Nikolai (b. 1810 d. 1873)   collector of Orthodox Church music
  Preobrazhensky, Anatoly Viktorovich (b. 1870 d. 1929)   musicologist
  Presman, Matvei Leontyevich (b. 1870)   piano, teacher
  Press, Joseph (b. 1881 d. 1925)   cello
  Press, Michael (b. 1872 d. 1938)   Dirigent, interprete
  Prokofiev, Sergey (Sergeyevich)   composer, compositore
  Prokofyev, Vsevolod (b. 1898)   musicologist
  Protopopov, Sergei Vladimirovich (b. 1893 d. 1954)   composer
  Pryanishnikov, Ippolit Petrovich (b. 1847 d. 1921)   baritone
  Pukhalsky, Vladimir (Vyacheslavovich) (b. 1848 d. 1933)   piano, teacher
  Rabinovich, Max (b. 1891)   empresario, piano
  Rachmaninov, Sergey (Vasilyevich) (b. 1873 a. 1936)   composer, compositore
  Rakov, Nikolay Petrovich (b. 1908)   composer, teacher
  Ramm, Valentina Yosifovna (b. 1888)   composer
  Rapgoff, Yevgenii Pavlovich (b. 1859)   piano, writer
  Razumovsky, Dmitry Vasilyevich (b. 1818 d. 1889)   musicologist
  Rebikov, Vladimir Ivanovich (b. 1866 d. 1920)   composer
  Rimsky-Korsakov, Andrey Nikolayevich (b. 1878 d. 1940)   musicologist
  Rimsky-Korsakov, Georgy Mikhaylovich (b. 1901 d. 1965)   composer, musicologist
  Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolay Andreyevich (b. 1844 d. 1908)   complet., composer
  Rosenow, Emil Karlowitsch (b. 1861 d. 1935)  
  Roslavets, Nikolay Andreyevich (b. 1881 d. 1944)   composer
  Rosowsky, Solomon (b. 1878 d. 1962)   musician, scholar of Hebrew Bible cantillation
  Rubetz, Aleksandr Ivanovich (b. 1837 d. 1913)   musicologist
  Rubinstein, Anton (Grigoryevich) (b. 1829 d. 1894)   compositore, Dirigent
  Rubinstein, Nikolay (Grigoryevich) (b. 1835 d. 1881)   piano, conductor
  Rusanov, Valerian Alekseyevich (b. 1866 d. 1918)   guitar, writer
  Sabaneyev, Leonid Leonidovich (b. 1881 d. 1968)   musicologist, composer
  Safonov, Vasily Ilich (b. 1852 d. 1918)   conductor, piano
  Sakhnovsky, Yuri Sergeyevich (b. 1866 d. 1930)   composer, writer
  Sakhnovsky, Yuri Sergeyevich (b. 1866 d. 1930)   composer, writer
  Saminsky, Lazare (b. 1882 d. 1959)   composer, compositore
  Samoiloff, Lazar S. (b. 1877 d. 1945)   baritone, teacher of singing
  Sapellnikov, Vassily (b. 1867 d. 1941)   Klavier, piano
  Saradzhev, Konstantin (b. 1877 d. 1954)   conductor, violin
  Sarenko, Vasilij (b. 1814 d. 1881)   guitar
  Schechter, Boris (b. 1900 d. 1961)   composer
  Schenck, Peter Petrowitsch (b. 1870 d. 1915)   piano, composer
  Schillinger, Joseph (Moiseyevich) (b. 1895 d. 1943)   theorist, teacher
  Schloezer, Boris (b. 1881 d. 1969)   writer
  Schor, Davide (b. 1867)   piano
  Scriabin, Alexander (Nikolayevich) (b. 1872 d. 1915)   composer, compositeur
  Senilow, Vladimir (b. 1875 d. 1918)   composer
  Serov, Alexander Nikolayevich (b. 1820 d. 1871)   composer, vocals
  Serova, Valentina Semenovna (b. 1846 d. 1927)   composer
  Sevitzky, Fabien (b. 1891 d. 1967)   conductor, direttore d'orchestre
  Shaporin, Yury Alexandrovich (b. 1887 d. 1966)   composer, teacher
  Shaposhnikov, Adrian Grigoryevich (b. 1887 d. 1967)   composer
  Shcherbachov, Nikolay Vladimirovich (b. 1854)   composer
  Shcherbachov, Vladimir Vladimirovich (b. 1889 d. 1952)   composer, teacher
  Shebalin, Vissarion Yakovlevich (b. 1902 d. 1963)   composer, teacher
  Shenshin, Alexander (b. 1890 d. 1944)   composer
  Sheremetiev, Alexander Dmitriyevich (b. 1859 d. 1931)   music patron
  Sheremetiev, Alexander Dmitriyevich (b. 1859 d. 1931)   music patron
  Shestakova, Ludmila Ivanova (b. 1816 d. 1906)   writer
  Shirinsky, Sergei Petrovich (b. 1903)   cello
  Shirinsky, Vasily Petrovich (b. 1901 d. 1965)   composer, violin
  Shishmarev, Vladimir Fiodorovich (b. 1874)   musicologist
  Shishov, Ivan Petrovich (b. 1888 d. 1947)   composer
  Shostakovich, Dmitriy (Dmitriyevich) (b. 1906 d. 1975)   arrangiatore, composer
  Shostakovich, Piotr Adamovich (b. 1853)   piano
  Shvedov, Konstatin Nikolaievich (b. 1886)   piano, conductor
  Sikhra, Andrey Osipovich (b. 1773 d. 1850)   guitar, teacher
  Siloti, Alexander Ilyich (b. 1863 d. 1945)   Dirigent, Klavier
  Simon, Anton (b. 1850 d. 1916)   composer, conductor
  Slatin, Ilya Illich (b. 1845)   conductor, teacher
  Slonimsky, Nicolas (b. 1894)   composer, Dirigent
  Slonov, Mikhail Akimovich (b. 1869 d. 1930)   composer
  Slonov, Mikhail Akimovich (b. 1869 d. 1930)   composer
  Smirnov, Dmitry (Alexeyevich) (b. 1882 d. 1944)   tenor, opera singer
  Smolensky, Stepan Vasilyevich (b. 1848 d. 1909)   musicologist
  Sobinov, Leonid Vitalyevich (b. 1872 d. 1934)   lyric tenor, Sanger
  Sokalski, Vladimir (b. 1863)   composer
  Sokalsky, Pyotr Petrovich (b. 1832 d. 1887)   composer, critic
  Sokoloff, Nicolai (b. 1886 d. 1965)   violin, conductor
  Sokolov, Nikolay Alexandrovich (b. 1859 d. 1922)   composer, teacher
  Sokolowski, Marek Konrad (b. 1818 d. 1883)   guitar, composer
  Solovyov, Nikolay Feopemptovich (b. 1846 d. 1916)   composer, critic
  Spendiaryan, Alexander Afanasii (b. 1871 d. 1928)   composer, conductor
  Spiwakowsky, Abraham (b. 1887)  
  Stanchinsky, Alexey Vladimirovich (b. 1888 d. 1914)   composer
  Starokadomsky, Mihail Leonidovich (b. 1901 d. 1954)   composer, organ
  Stasov, Vladimir Vasilyevich (b. 1824 d. 1906)   critic
  Stassevitch, Paul (b. 1894)   violin, piano
  Steinberg, Maximilian Oseyevich (b. 1883 d. 1946)   composer
  Stepovoy, Jakov Stepanovich (b. 1883 d. 1921)   composer
  Stepovoy, Jakov Stepanovich (b. 1883 d. 1921)   composer
  Stetzenko, Kyril Fedorovich (b. 1882 d. 1922)   composer
  Stetzenko, Kyril Fedorovich (b. 1882 d. 1922)  
  Stravinsky, Fyodor Ignatyevich (b. 1843 d. 1902)   bass
  Stravinsky, Igor (Fyodorovich) (b. 1882 d. 1971)   composer, compositore
  Streicher, Ljuba (b. 1888 d. 1958)  
  Strelnikow, Nikolai (b. 1888 d. 1939)   composer
  Striemer, Aleksandr Yakovlevich (b. 1880~)   cello
  Sviridov, Georgy Vasilevich (b. 1915)   composer, piano
  Szabo, Ferenc (b. 1902 d. 1969)   composer, musicisti
  Taneyev, Alexander Sergeyevich (b. 1850 d. 1918)   composer
  Taneyev, Sergey Ivanovich (b. 1856 d. 1915)   composer
  Tartakow, Joakim (b. 1860 d. 1923)   baritone, sanger
  Tchaikovsky, Pyotr Ilyich (b. 1840 d. 1893)   composer
  Tchemberdzhie, Nicholas (b. 1903 d. 1948)   composer
  Tcherepnin, Nikolay (Nikolayevich) (b. 1873 d. 1945)   conductor, musicista
  Teplow, Grigori Nilolayevich (b. 1719 d. 1789)   amateur composer, statesman
  Tigranyan, Nikoghayos Fadeyi (b. 1856 d. 1951)   composer, ethnomusicologist
  Timanowa, Vera (b. 1855 d. 1942)   piano
  Titov, Alexey Nikolayevich (b. 1769 d. 1827)   composer, violin
  Titov, Nikolay Alexeyevich (b. 1800 d. 1875)   composer
  Titov, Sergey Nikolayevich (b. 1770 d. 1825)   composer, violin
  Titov, Vasily Polikarpovich (b. 1650 d. 1715)   composer
  Tolstoi, Theophil (b. 1809 d. 1881)   composer
  Tomilin, Victor (b. 1908 d. 1941)   composer
  Trifonov, Porfiri Alekseyevich (b. 1844 d. 1896)   musicologist
  Triodin, Sergei (a. 1930)   composer
  Trutovsky, Vasiliy Fyodorovich (b. 1740 d. 1810)   folksong collector, composer
  Tschernow, Michael (b. 1879 d. 1938)   composer, pedagogue
  Tscheschichin, Wsevolod (b. 1865 d. 1934)   composer, writer on music
  Tseytlin, Lev Moiseyevich (b. 1881 d. 1952)   violin, teacher
  Turchaninov, Pyotr Ivanovich (b. 1779 d. 1856)   composer
  Tutkowski, Nikolai (b. 1857)   piano
  Tyulin, Yury Nikolayevich (b. 1893)   musicologist, theorist
  Tzyganov, Dmitri Mikhailovich (b. 1903)   violin
  Ulibishev, Alexander Dmitryevich (b. 1794 d. 1858)   critic
  Uninsky, Alexander (b. 1910 d. 1972)   pianista, pianiste
  Uspensky, Viktor Alexandrovich (b. 1879 d. 1949)   composer, ethnomusicologist
  Varlamov, Alexander Egorovich (b. 1801 d. 1848)   composer
  Vasilenko, Sergey Nikiforovich (b. 1872 d. 1956)   composer, conductor
  Vasilyev-Buglai, Dmitrii Stepanovich (b. 1888)   composer
  Vedel, Artemiy Lukyanovich (b. 1772 d. 1808)   violin, choir master
  Vedel, Artemiy Lukyanovich (b. 1772 d. 1808)   violin, choir master
  Vengerova, Isabelle (b. 1877 d. 1956)   piano, teacher
  Veprik, Alexander Moiseyevich (b. 1899 d. 1958)   composer, musicologist
  Verstovsky, Alexey Nikolayevich (b. 1799 d. 1862)   composer
  Verzhbilovich, Aleksandr Valerianovich (b. 1849 d. 1911)   cello
  Veysberg, Yuliya Lazarevna (b. 1880 d. 1942)   composer
  Vietinghoff-Scheel, Anatol (b. 1899 d. 1933)   piano, organ
  Vietinghoff-Scheell, Boris Aleksandrovich (b. 1829 d. 1901)   amateur composer
  Villebois, Konstantin Petrowitsch (b. 1817 d. 1882)  
  Villoing, Alexander (b. 1804 d. 1878)   piano
  Villoing, Vassili (b. 1850)   composer, music educator
  Vinogradova, Vera (a. 20th century )   composer, piano
  Vishnegradsky, Ivan Alexandrovich (b. 1893 d. 1979)   composer
  Visotsky, Mikhail Timofeyevich (b. 1791 d. 1837)   composer, guitar
  Weymarn, Pavel Platonovitch (b. 1857 a. 1888)   writer, composer
  Wielhorski, Michal (b. 1788 d. 1856)   composer, music patron
  Wielhorski, Michal (b. 1788 d. 1856)   composer, music patron
  Winkler, Alexander (Gustav) Adolfovich (b. 1865)   piano, composer
  Yavorsky, Boleslav Leopoldovich (b. 1877 d. 1942)   musicologist
  Yershov, Ivan Vasilyevich (b. 1868)   tenor
  Yevseyev, Sergey Vasilyevich (b. 1894 d. 1956)   therist, piano
  Yudin, Mikail Aleksandrovich (b. 1893)   composer
  Yuferov, Sergei W. (b. 1865 a. 1906)   chef d'orchestre, composer
  Yurovsky, Vladimir Mikhailovich (b. 1915)   composer
  Yusupov, Nikolay Borisovich (b. 1827 d. 1891)   violin, composer
  Zakharevich, Mikhail (b. 1878)   violin
  Zakin, Aleksander (b. 1903 d. 1990)   piano, pianoforte
  Zaremba, Nikolay Ivanovich (b. 1821 d. 1879)   teacher, composer
  Zayatzki, Sergei Spiridonovich (b. 1850 d. 1910)   guitar, writer
  Zhelobinsky, Valery Viktorovich (b. 1913 d. 1946)   composer
  Zhiganov, Nazib Gayazovich (b. 1911)  
  Zhilyavev, Nikolai Sergeyevich (b. 1881)   writer
  Zhitomirsky, Alexander (b. 1881 d. 1937)   composer
  Zhivotov, Alexey Semyonovich (b. 1904 d. 1964)   composer
  Zilberts, Zavel (b. 1881 d. 1949)   composer, conductor
  Zimbalist, Efrem (Alexandrovich) (b. 1889 d. 1985)   composer, violin
  Zimin, Piotr Nikolayevich (b. 1890)   musicologist
  Zimmermann, Flodor (b. 1808 d. 1880)   guitar
  Zinovyev, Pavel Aleksandrovich (b. 1844 d. 1887)   piano, writer
  Zolotaryov, Vasily Andreyevich (b. 1873 d. 1964)   composer
  Zverev, Nikolai Sergeyevich (b. 1832 d. 1893)   piano

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