Russian Romantic composer Mikhail Glinka (1804 - 1857) is considered the founder of that nation's nationalist music movement. He had considerable influence on Balakirev, who founded The Five, and his opera A Life for the Tsar was the first to delve deeply into Russia's folk music.
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Classic Cat: Glinka
Directory of mp3s on the internet that have been made available by their performing artists.
Classical Archives: Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka
Biography and music files offered in MIDI, MP3, and Windows Media audio formats.
The Father of Russian Music: Mikhail Glinka
Brief biography from Humanities Web with selected works, portrait, quotations, discography, suggested reading, additional resources, chronology, and related articles.
Glinka, Mikhail Ivanovich (1804 - 1857)
Brief biography and summaries of his operas and orchestral music with recommended recordings.
Grave of Mikhail Glinka
Picture of tombstone with link to list of other notable interments in the Alexander Nevsky Monastery cemetery in St. Petersburg. From Find a Grave.
Michael (Mikhael) Glinka
Summary list of noted works, life history, and portrait at Musicalics.
Filmography noting movies and television programs based on or using his works from the Internet Movie Database (IMDb).
Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka
Sheet music downloads for the founder of Russian nationalist music and biography with portrait from Every Note. Score samples in PDF format; full scores require payment.
Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka (1804-1857)
Songs and cycles with transliterated and Cyrillic texts, some with English translations. From the Lied and Art Song Texts Page at REC Music.
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