Ciprian Porumbescu

1853 - 1883

Ciprian Porumbescu

Ciprian Porumbescu (Romanian pronunciation: [t͡ʃipriˈan porumˈbesku]; born Ciprian Gołęmbiowski on October 14, 1853 – June 6, 1883) was a Romanian composer born in Șipotele Sucevei in Bukovina (now Shepit, Putyla Raion, Ukraine). He was among the most celebrated Romanian composers of his time; his popular works include Crai nou, Trei culori, Song for the 1st of May, Ballad for violin and piano, and Serenada. In addition, he composed the music for the Romanian patriotic song "Pe-al nostru steag e scris Unire" ("Unity is Written on our Flag"), which was Romania's anthem from 1975 to 1977 and is currently used for Albania's national anthem, "Himni i Flamurit". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Ciprian Porumbescu has received more than 99,058 page views. His biography is available in 22 different languages on Wikipedia making him the 589th most popular composer.

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Among composers, Ciprian Porumbescu ranks 589 out of 1,008Before him are Johann Christoph Bach, Alex North, Sergei Lyapunov, Alexander Arutiunian, Johann Heinrich Schmelzer, and Jean Absil. After him are Johann Joseph Fux, Stevan Mokranjac, Jean-François Le Sueur, Tikhon Khrennikov, Johan Peter Emilius Hartmann, and Antoine Forqueray.

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Among people born in 1853, Ciprian Porumbescu ranks 44Before him are Fritz von Below, Higaonna Kanryō, Frank Dicksee, Damat Ferid Pasha, Gregorio Ricci-Curbastro, and Tivadar Csontváry Kosztka. After him are Vladimir Kokovtsov, Ernst Otto Beckmann, Miguel, Duke of Braganza, Antonio Maura, Teresa Carreño, and Elihu Thomson. Among people deceased in 1883, Ciprian Porumbescu ranks 28Before him are Franz Doppler, Pierre Auguste Cot, Wilhelm Peters, Carl Wilhelm Siemens, Gustave Aimard, and Alexander Gorchakov. After him are Hendrik Conscience, Robert Volkmann, Pertevniyal Sultan, Iwakura Tomomi, Dục Đức, and Filippo Pacini.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Ciprian Porumbescu ranks 275 out of 764Before him are Vladimir Gelfand (1923), Maurycy Gottlieb (1856), Volodymyr Vynnychenko (1880), Lyudmila Rudenko (1904), Michał Boym (1614), and Elisabeth Bergner (1897). After him are Maya Deren (1917), Igor Belanov (1960), Igor Moiseyev (1906), Otto Struve (1897), Johannes Agricola (1494), and Yaakov Dori (1899).

Among COMPOSERS In Ukraine

Among composers born in Ukraine, Ciprian Porumbescu ranks 10Before him are Dmitry Bortniansky (1751), Dimitri Tiomkin (1894), Wojciech Kilar (1932), Mykola Lysenko (1842), Franz Doppler (1821), and Igor Markevitch (1912). After him are Valentyn Sylvestrov (1937), Boris Lyatoshinsky (1894), Isaak Dunayevsky (1900), Igor Krutoy (1954), and Edvin Marton (1974).

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