Nikolai Yakovlevich Miaskovsky (1881-1950) studied under Glière, Liadov, and Rimsky-Korsakov. He wrote symphonies, sonatas, and various other instrumental pieces. Two of his noted works are Nevermore, based on Poe's "The Raven" and Alastor, from the poem by Percy Bysshe Shelley.
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Details all aspects of his life and works in English and Russian with illustrations, links, and guest book.
Miaskovsky, Nikolai Yakovlevich (1881 - 1950), Russia
Biographical data, recommended CDs, books and sheet music, bibliography, and links to biographical essays.
Essay on the music.
Wikipedia article with detailed summary of his life including noted students and his influence on others. Includes internal references, links, and bibliography.
Find A Grave listing with birth and death dates, biography, portrait photo and pictures of tomb and cemetery, and interactive memorial.
Nikolai Yakovlevich Miaskovsky
Summary of his musical output and life with photograph and links. From Musicalics.
Nikolai Yakovlevich Myaskovsky
Entry at the Lied and Art Songs Text Page with list of works, many linked to Russian texts in Cyrillic and transliteration and some with English translation.
Brief biographical sketch, caricature, and Naxos discography.
Opus by Miaskovsky
Annotated work list noting currently lost items with discography.
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