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Vasily Kalinnikov

1866 - 1900

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Vasily Sergeyevich Kalinnikov (Russian: Васи́лий Серге́евич Кали́нников; 13 January 1866 [O.S. 1 January 1866] – 11 January 1901 [O.S. 29 December 1900]) was a composer from the Russian Empire. His body of work consists of two symphonies, several additional orchestral works, and numerous songs, all of them imbued with characteristics of folksong. His symphonies, particularly the First, were frequently performed in the early 20th century. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Vasily Kalinnikov has received more than 159,219 page views. His biography is available in 23 different languages on Wikipedia. Vasily Kalinnikov is the 433rd most popular composer (up from 459th in 2019), the 588th most popular biography from Russia (down from 583rd in 2019) and the 22nd most popular Russian Composer.

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Among composers, Vasily Kalinnikov ranks 433 out of 1,216Before him are Nikolai Medtner, Claudio Merulo, Monsieur de Sainte-Colombe, Ichirou Mizuki, William Walton, and Ariel Ramírez. After him are Pēteris Vasks, Franz Schreker, Francesco Maria Veracini, Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov, Grażyna Bacewicz, and Igor Markevitch.

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Among people born in 1866, Vasily Kalinnikov ranks 42Before him are Leopold Mandić, La Goulue, Ambroise Vollard, Reginald Fessenden, Ramón del Valle-Inclán, and Dmitry Merezhkovsky. After him are Voltairine de Cleyre, Adrien de Gerlache, Alikhan Bukeikhanov, Maria Letizia Bonaparte, Duchess of Aosta, Emile Vandervelde, and Ramon Casas. Among people deceased in 1900, Vasily Kalinnikov ranks 34Before him are Princess Adelheid of Hohenlohe-Langenburg, Zdeněk Fibich, Duchess Alexandra of Oldenburg, Kuroda Kiyotaka, Samori Ture, and Robert Luther. After him are Joseph Bertrand, Eugenio Beltrami, Mihály Munkácsy, David Edward Hughes, Pyotr Lavrov, and Henry Sidgwick.

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In Russia

Among people born in Russia, Vasily Kalinnikov ranks 588 out of 3,262Before him are Irina Rodnina (1949), Katarzyna Kobro (1898), Dmitry Merezhkovsky (1866), Markian Popov (1902), Chaim Rumkowski (1877), and Valerian Kuybyshev (1888). After him are Yekaterina Vorontsova-Dashkova (1743), Vasily Petrov (1917), Afanasy Fet (1820), Valery Chkalov (1904), Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov (1859), and Yevgenia Ginzburg (1904).

Among COMPOSERS In Russia

Among composers born in Russia, Vasily Kalinnikov ranks 22Before him are Anton Arensky (1861), Sergei Taneyev (1856), Rodion Shchedrin (1932), Anatoly Lyadov (1855), Alexander Dargomyzhsky (1813), and Nikolai Medtner (1879). After him are Mikhail Ippolitov-Ivanov (1859), Hans Pfitzner (1869), Gennady Rozhdestvensky (1931), Georgy Sviridov (1915), Sergei Lyapunov (1859), and Alexander Gretchaninov (1864).