Anton Rubinstein
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1829-11-28
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Anton Rubinstein

Anton Rubinstein Biography (Wikipedia)

Anton Grigorevich Rubinstein (Russian: Антон Григорьевич Рубинштейн, Anton Grigorevich Rubinshteyn; November 28 [O.S. November 16] 1829 – November 20 [O.S. November 8] 1894) was a Russian pianist, composer and conductor who became a pivotal figure in Russian culture when he founded the Saint Petersburg Conservatory. He was the elder brother of Nikolai Rubinstein who founded the Moscow Conservatory.

As a pianist, Rubinstein ranks amongst the great 19th-century keyboard virtuosos. He became most famous for his series of historical recitals—seven enormous, consecutive concerts covering the history of piano music. Rubinstein played this series throughout Russia and Eastern Europe and in the United States when he toured there.

Although best remembered as a pianist and educator (most notably in the latter as the composition teacher of Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky), Rubinstein was also a prolific composer throughout much of his life. He wrote 20 operas, the best known of which is The Demon. He also composed a large number of other works, including five piano concertos, six symphonies and a large number of solo piano works along with a substantial output of works for chamber ensemble.

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Kamenniy-ostrov [Rocky island] - 24 portraits Op.10 for piano: no.22; Reve angelique
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Kamenniy-ostrov [Rocky island] - 24 portraits Op.10 for piano: no.22; Reve angelique
Anton Rubinstein
Barcarolle No.5 in A minor (Op.93/7)
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Barcarolle No.5 in A minor (Op.93/7)
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Kamennoi Ostrov [Portraits] (Op.10 No.22)
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Kamennoi Ostrov [Portraits] (Op.10 No.22)
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Ne plats, ditja [Do not weep child] - from the opera Deemon [The Demon], Act 2
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Ne plats, ditja [Do not weep child] - from the opera Deemon [The Demon], Act 2
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[I am the one to whom you listened in the silence of midnight] - from the opera Deemon [The Demon], Act 3 Sc.6]
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[I am the one to whom you listened in the silence of midnight] - from the opera Deemon [The Demon], Act 3 Sc.6]
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Der Asra
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Der Asra
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Frühlingslied: 'Die blauen Frühlingsaugen'
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Frühlingslied: 'Die blauen Frühlingsaugen'
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Na vozdusnom okeane, bez rulya i bez vetril
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Na vozdusnom okeane, bez rulya i bez vetril

Na vozdusnom okeane, bez rulya i bez vetril

Orchestra
Moscow Bolshoi Theatre Orchestra
Anton Rubinstein
Lesginka
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Lesginka
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Concerto No. 2 In C Minor Op.35 For Piano And Orchestra
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Concerto No. 2 In C Minor Op.35 For Piano And Orchestra
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Akrostichon No. 2 Op.114 [sofia]
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Akrostichon No. 2 Op.114 [sofia]
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Tambourine Op 76 No 6
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Tambourine Op 76 No 6
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Symphony No 5 in G minor Op 107 (Moderato assai)
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Symphony No 5 in G minor Op 107 (Moderato assai)
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Serenade Russe in B minor
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Serenade Russe in B minor
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Symphony No 4 in D minor Op 95 Dramatic (Largo - Allegro con fuoco)
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Symphony No 4 in D minor Op 95 Dramatic (Largo - Allegro con fuoco)
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Album de Peterhof Op 75 No 12 (Scherzo in F major)
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Album de Peterhof Op 75 No 12 (Scherzo in F major)
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The Demon (Act II, Romance: On the oceans of the air)
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The Demon (Act II, Romance: On the oceans of the air)
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Don Quixote - Musical Picture After Cervantes Op.87
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Don Quixote - Musical Picture After Cervantes Op.87
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Piano Quartet in C major Op 66 (Allegro vivace)
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Piano Quartet in C major Op 66 (Allegro vivace)
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Concerto No. 4 In D Minor Op.70
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Concerto No. 4 In D Minor Op.70
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Album de Peterhof Op 75 No 9 (Prelude in D)
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Album de Peterhof Op 75 No 9 (Prelude in D)
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Feramors (Torchlight Dance of the Brides from Kashmir)
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Feramors (Torchlight Dance of the Brides from Kashmir)
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Sonata No. 2 In G Major Op.39 (Allegretto)
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Sonata No. 2 In G Major Op.39 (Allegretto)
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The Cloud Op.48
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The Cloud Op.48
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Symphony No. 2 In C Major Op.42 (Ocean) Vers. 1st
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Symphony No. 2 In C Major Op.42 (Ocean) Vers. 1st
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Quartet no 2
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Quartet no 2
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Kamenniy-Ostrov [rocky Island] - 24 Portraits Op.10
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Kamenniy-Ostrov [rocky Island] - 24 Portraits Op.10
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Overture to Dmitry Donskoy
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Overture to Dmitry Donskoy
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Trot De Cavalerie For Orchestra
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Trot De Cavalerie For Orchestra
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Past BBC Events

Proms 1997: Prom 28
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Royal Albert Hall
1997-08-10T00:00:04
10
Aug
1997

Proms 1997: Prom 28

15:00
Royal Albert Hall

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