Valentyn Sylvestrov

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Valentyn Vasylyovych Sylvestrov (Ukrainian: Валенти́н Васи́льович Сильве́стров; born 30 September 1937) is a Ukrainian composer and pianist, who plays and writes contemporary classical music. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Valentyn Sylvestrov has received more than 56,847 page views. His biography is available in 30 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 26 in 2019). Valentyn Sylvestrov is the 316th most popular composer (up from 449th in 2019), the 173rd most popular biography from Ukraine (up from 221st in 2019) and the 7th most popular Ukrainian Composer.

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Among composers, Valentyn Sylvestrov ranks 316 out of 1,451Before him are Evald Aav, Franco Alfano, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Niccolò Jommelli, Leonardo Leo, and Francesco Cilea. After him are Franz Benda, Vincent d'Indy, Giovanni Bononcini, Paul Abraham, Saverio Mercadante, and Pierre De Geyter.

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Among people born in 1937, Valentyn Sylvestrov ranks 71Before him are Hélène Cixous, Sigmund Jähn, Tony Burton, George Takei, Tamara Press, and Cüneyt Arkın. After him are Dragoslav Šekularac, Tamara Bunke, Hunter S. Thompson, Yılmaz Güney, Joseph Nye, and Thomas Nagel.

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In Ukraine

Among people born in Ukraine, Valentyn Sylvestrov ranks 173 out of 1,365Before him are Andriy Melnyk (1890), Sigismund Korybut (1395), Hayim Nahman Bialik (1873), Marina Mniszech (1588), Alexander Pechersky (1909), and Robert Maxwell (1923). After him are Moshé Feldenkrais (1904), Stanisław Jerzy Lec (1909), Pavel Popovich (1930), Pavel Batitsky (1910), Leo Kanner (1894), and Eupraxia of Kiev (1071).

Among COMPOSERS In Ukraine

Among composers born in Ukraine, Valentyn Sylvestrov ranks 7Before him are Sergei Prokofiev (1891), Stefania Turkewich (1898), Reinhold Glière (1874), Karol Szymanowski (1882), Dmitry Bortniansky (1751), and Dimitri Tiomkin (1894). After him are Wojciech Kilar (1932), Mykola Lysenko (1842), Igor Markevitch (1912), Boris Lyatoshinsky (1894), Maxim Berezovsky (1745), and Franz Doppler (1821).