Rachmaninoff, Sergei

(1 April 1873, Oneg, Russia – 28 March 1943, Beverly Hills, Ca.)
   See Vespers (All-Night Vigil).

Historical dictionary of sacred music. . 2006.

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  • Rachmaninoff,Sergei Vasilievich — Rach·ma·ni·noff (räk mäʹnə nôf , räKH , rəKH mäʹnyĭ nəf), Sergei Vasilievich. 1873 1943. Russian born composer. A virtuoso pianist, he excelled at the interpretation of the late romantic composers. His own work is largely a continuation of that… …   Universalium

  • Rachmaninoff — noun composer and piano virtuoso born in Russia (1873 1943) • Syn: ↑Sergei Rachmaninoff, ↑Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninoff, ↑Rachmaninov, ↑Sergei Rachmaninov, ↑Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninov • Instance Hypernyms: ↑composer, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sergei Rachmaninoff — noun composer and piano virtuoso born in Russia (1873 1943) • Syn: ↑Rachmaninoff, ↑Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninoff, ↑Rachmaninov, ↑Sergei Rachmaninov, ↑Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninov • Instance Hypernyms: ↑composer, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sergei Rachmaninov — noun composer and piano virtuoso born in Russia (1873 1943) • Syn: ↑Rachmaninoff, ↑Sergei Rachmaninoff, ↑Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninoff, ↑Rachmaninov, ↑Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninov • Instance Hypernyms: ↑composer, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninoff — noun composer and piano virtuoso born in Russia (1873 1943) • Syn: ↑Rachmaninoff, ↑Sergei Rachmaninoff, ↑Rachmaninov, ↑Sergei Rachmaninov, ↑Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninov • Instance Hypernyms: ↑composer, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninov — noun composer and piano virtuoso born in Russia (1873 1943) • Syn: ↑Rachmaninoff, ↑Sergei Rachmaninoff, ↑Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninoff, ↑Rachmaninov, ↑Sergei Rachmaninov • Instance Hypernyms: ↑composer, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sergei Rachmaninoff — Sergei Vasilievich Rachmaninoffref label|A|a|none ( ru. Сергей Васильевич Рахманинов, Sergej Vasil’evič Rakhmaninov , OldStyleDateDY|1 April|1873|20 March ndash; 28 March 1943) was a Russian composer, pianist, and conductor. He was one of the… …   Wikipedia

  • Rachmaninoff (vodka) — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Para el compositor, véase Sergei Rachmaninoff. Rachmaninoff es un vodka producido en Alemania, destilado desde 1890. El licor es llamado así en honor del composior ruso Sergei Rachmaninoff (1873 1943). Se trata de un …   Wikipedia Español

  • Sergei Taneyev — Sergei Ivanovich Taneyev (Pronounced: Ta ñe jəv) (also Taneev or Taneiev , Russian: Сергей Иванович Танеев, Sergej Ivanovič Taneev ) (Vladimir, November 25, 1856 ndash; Dyudkovo, near Moscow,June 19 1915), a pupil of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, was …   Wikipedia

  • Sergei Prokofiev — Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev ( ru. Сергей Сергеевич Прокофьев, Sergéj Sergéjevič Prokófjev ) (OldStyleDate|27 April|1891|15 April 5 March 1953 [While Prokofiev himself believed 23 April to be his birth date, the posthumous discovery of his birth… …   Wikipedia

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