(1880-1951) He was born in Moscow and trained as a pianist and composer at the Moscow Conservatory where he also taught for a while. In 1921, having achieved considerable recognition for his compositions in Russia, he left to acquaint the West with his newest music. Except for a brief return in 1927, the composer remained abroad until his death in London, in 1951.
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List of solo and orchestral piano works with information about each including duration, publisher, date, and key plus timeline. From Pianopedia.
Medtner, Nikolai Karlovich
(1880-1951), Russia. Includes biographical data, recommended CDs, books and sheet music, bibliography, and links to biographical essays, from Steven G. Estrella.
Nikolai Karlovich Medtner (1880-1951)
Listing at The Lied and Art Song Texts Page with large number of vocal lyrics, especially in Russian and German, including two Goethe song cycles.
Summary biography, photograph, partial works list, and RAM audio sample from Boosey and Hawkes. Includes quotes by and about him.
Free MP3 and MP4 audio plus links to related material from Classic Cat.
Nikolay Karlovich Medtner (1880-1951)
Biographical sketch emphasizing his affinity for the piano with Naxos discography.
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