Rimsky-Korsakov, Nikolai

Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov (6 March 1844 – 8 June 1908)

Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov (6 March 1844 – 8 June 1908)

 Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov (March 6, 1844, Tikhvin – June 8, 1908, Lubensk Manor, St. Petersburg Province) – Russian composer, teacher, conductor, public figure, music critic; Participant of the “Mighty Handful”. He was a master of orchestration. Among his compositions – 15 operas, 3 symphonies, symphonic works, instrumental concerts, cantatas, chamber-instrumental, vocal and spiritual music.