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Nikolai Myaskovsky

1881 - 1950

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Nikolai Yakovlevich Myaskovsky (Russian: Никола́й Я́ковлевич Мяско́вский; Polish: Mikołaj Miąskowski; 20 April 1881 – 8 August 1950), was a Russian and Soviet composer. He is sometimes referred to as the "Father of the Soviet Symphony". Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Nikolai Myaskovsky has received more than 182,691 page views. His biography is available in 34 different languages on Wikipedia. Nikolai Myaskovsky is the 282nd most popular composer (down from 266th in 2019), the 228th most popular biography from Poland (down from 204th in 2019) and the 6th most popular Polish Composer.

Nikolai Myaskovsky is most famous for his work in the field of 20th century classical music. He was a Russian composer who was born in 1881 and died in 1950.

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Among composers, Nikolai Myaskovsky ranks 282 out of 1,216Before him are Alberto Ginastera, Ferdinando Carulli, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Moritz Moszkowski, Josef Mysliveček, and Stanisław Moniuszko. After him are Eduard Hanslick, Charles Ives, Julius Fučík, Nicolaus Bruhns, Giovanni Battista Sammartini, and Alan Silvestri.

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Among people born in 1881, Nikolai Myaskovsky ranks 48Before him are Otto Bauer, Alfred Radcliffe-Brown, William Boeing, Emil Ludwig, Edward Wood, 1st Earl of Halifax, and Ludwig Binswanger. After him are Sveinn Björnsson, Cecil B. DeMille, Victor Klemperer, Giovanni Papini, P. G. Wodehouse, and Paul Cornu. Among people deceased in 1950, Nikolai Myaskovsky ranks 35Before him are Roman Shukhevych, Karl Seitz, Dinu Lipatti, Petre Dumitrescu, Emmanuel Mounier, and Milada Horáková. After him are Werner Haase, Jan Smuts, Grigory Kulik, Mao Anying, Constantin Carathéodory, and Francesco Cilea.

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In Poland

Among people born in Poland, Nikolai Myaskovsky ranks 228 out of 1,454Before him are Leszek Kołakowski (1927), Ernst Kummer (1810), Siegbert Tarrasch (1862), Agnieszka Holland (1948), Moritz Moszkowski (1854), and Tadeusz Mazowiecki (1927). After him are Piast the Wheelwright (800), Władysław II the Exile (1105), Alexander Bogdanov (1873), Gunderic (379), Otto Klemperer (1885), and Eberhard von Mackensen (1889).

Among COMPOSERS In Poland

Among composers born in Poland, Nikolai Myaskovsky ranks 6Before him are Frédéric Chopin (1810), Krzysztof Penderecki (1933), Witold Lutosławski (1913), Henryk Górecki (1933), and Moritz Moszkowski (1854). After him are Sylvius Leopold Weiss (1687), Tekla Bądarzewska-Baranowska (1834), Mieczysław Weinberg (1919), Martin Agricola (1486), Józef Elsner (1769), and Maria Szymanowska (1789).