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Rodion Shchedrin

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Rodion Konstantinovich Shchedrin (Russian: Родион Константинович Щедрин, IPA: [rədʲɪˈon kənstɐnʲˈtʲinəvʲɪtɕ ɕːɪˈdrʲin]; born 16 December 1932) is a Soviet and Russian composer and pianist, winner of USSR State Prize (1972), the Lenin Prize (1984), and the State Prize of the Russian Federation (1992), and is a former member of the Inter-regional Deputies Group (1989–1991). Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Rodion Shchedrin has received more than 228,034 page views. His biography is available in 35 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 33 in 2019). Rodion Shchedrin is the 368th most popular composer (up from 395th in 2019), the 504th most popular biography from Russia (down from 497th in 2019) and the 18th most popular Russian Composer.

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Among composers, Rodion Shchedrin ranks 368 out of 1,216Before him are György Kurtág, Alfred Newman, Mieczysław Weinberg, Juan Crisóstomo Arriaga, Johann Schein, and Martin Agricola. After him are Hans Richter, Francesco Gasparini, Joseph Kosma, Alfredo Catalani, Joseph Bodin de Boismortier, and Georg Benda.

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Among people born in 1932, Rodion Shchedrin ranks 92Before him are Gunter Sachs, Wolf Vostell, Geraldine McEwan, Corry Brokken, Marisa Pavan, and Manmohan Singh. After him are Lalo Schifrin, Aharon Appelfeld, Wojciech Kilar, Paolo Villaggio, Jean-Jacques Sempé, and Gyula Horn.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Rodion Shchedrin ranks 504 out of 3,262Before him are Ivan Maisky (1884), Leonid Gaidai (1923), Nikolay Zhukovsky (1847), Dmitry Muratov (1961), Alexander Butlerov (1828), and Gavrila Derzhavin (1743). After him are Mikhail Alekseyev (1857), Sergey Akhromeyev (1923), Vyacheslav Tikhonov (1928), Mukhtar Auezov (1897), Boris Kustodiev (1878), and Mikhail Chigorin (1850).

Among COMPOSERS In Russia

Among composers born in Russia, Rodion Shchedrin ranks 18Before him are Alexander Vasilyevich Alexandrov (1883), Sofia Gubaidulina (1931), Alfred Schnittke (1934), Otto Nicolai (1810), Anton Arensky (1861), and Sergei Taneyev (1856). After him are Anatoly Lyadov (1855), Alexander Dargomyzhsky (1813), Nikolai Medtner (1879), Vasily Kalinnikov (1866), Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov (1859), and Hans Pfitzner (1869).