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Alexander Mosolov

1900 - 1973

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Alexander Vasilyevich Mosolov (Russian: Алекса́ндр Васи́льевич Мосоло́в, tr. Aleksandr Vasil'evič Mosolov; 11 August [O.S. 29 July] 1900 – 11 July 1973) was a composer of the early Soviet era, known best for his early futurist piano sonatas, orchestral episodes, and vocal music. Mosolov studied at the Moscow Conservatory and achieved his greatest fame in the Soviet Union and around the world for his 1926 composition, Iron Foundry. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Alexander Mosolov has received more than 83,931 page views. His biography is available in 15 different languages on Wikipedia. Alexander Mosolov is the 697th most popular composer (up from 700th in 2019), the 357th most popular biography from Ukraine (down from 346th in 2019) and the 16th most popular Ukrainian Composer.

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Among composers, Alexander Mosolov ranks 697 out of 1,216Before him are Krzysztof Komeda, Johan Peter Emilius Hartmann, Antoine Forqueray, František Brixi, Franz Lachner, and Veljo Tormis. After him are Benjamin Godard, Dave Grusin, Robert Cambert, Friedrich Wilhelm Zachow, Eduard Tubin, and Amy Beach.

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Among people born in 1900, Alexander Mosolov ranks 133Before him are Hellmuth Walter, Sumitranandan Pant, Grigory Shtern, Franz Neumann, Srinagarindra, and Mikhail Katukov. After him are Vítězslav Nezval, Herberts Cukurs, Hans Stuck, Alessandro Blasetti, Ivan Fedyuninsky, and Teresa of the Andes. Among people deceased in 1973, Alexander Mosolov ranks 109Before him are Gabriel Voisin, Lorenzo Fernández, Vilhelm Moberg, Robert Watson-Watt, Mirra Alfassa, and Laurens Hammond. After him are Dean Corll, Alexander Vandegrift, Joseph Szigeti, Karel Ančerl, Salchak Toka, and Fuad Chehab.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Alexander Mosolov ranks 357 out of 1,083Before him are Nicolae Văcăroiu (1943), Tamara Smirnova (1935), Polina Astakhova (1936), Nikolai Yaroshenko (1846), Ihor Kolomoyskyi (1963), and Leonid Bartenyev (1933). After him are Yevgeny Vuchetich (1908), Igor Volk (1937), Alfred J. Lotka (1880), Mikhail Artsybashev (1878), Richard Boleslawski (1889), and Joseph Schmidt (1904).

Among COMPOSERS In Ukraine

Among composers born in Ukraine, Alexander Mosolov ranks 16Before him are Valentyn Sylvestrov (1937), Franz Doppler (1821), Ciprian Porumbescu (1853), Maxim Berezovsky (1745), Boris Lyatoshinsky (1894), and Sergei Bortkiewicz (1877). After him are Alexander Spendiaryan (1871), Isaak Dunayevsky (1900), Myroslav Skoryk (1938), Roman Vlad (1919), Yuri Shaporin (1887), and Heinrich Schenker (1868).