Children's Chorus of Russia, Gergiev, Mariinsky 2014

1000 Children's Chorus of Russia, Gergiev, Mariinsky 2014 Sergei Prokofiev : "Flourish, Mighty Homeland", Cantata for mixed chorus and symphony orchestra, ...

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Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev was a Russian composer, pianist and conductor. As the creator of acknowledged masterpieces across numerous musical genres, he is regarded as one of the major composers of the 20th century. His works include such widely heard works as the March from The Love for Three Oranges, the suite Lieutenant Kijé, the ballet Romeo and Juliet – from which "Dance of the Knights" is taken – and Peter and the Wolf. Of the established forms and genres in which he worked, he created – excluding juvenilia – seven completed operas, seven symphonies, eight ballets, five piano concertos, two violin concertos, a cello concerto, and nine completed piano sonatas.



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