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Published by Dover, Constable in Mineola, London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Scriabin, Aleksandr Nikolayevich, -- 1872-1915.,
  • Composers -- Russia -- Biography.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementFaubion Bowers.
The Physical Object
Pagination294 p.,(26)p. of plates :
Number of Pages294
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22275074M
ISBN 100486288978

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Scriabin: A Biography of the Russian Composer (2 Volume Set) [Faubion Bowers] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Scriabin: A Biography of the Russian Composer (2 Volume Set)Reviews: 1. Buy Scriabin: A Biography (Dover Books on Music) 2nd Revised edition by Bowers, Faubion (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low Reviews: [Alexander Scriabin] By Faubion Bowers. Book. 2nd revised edition. pages including 49 ry: Textbook-General. Alexander Nikolayevich Scriabin, the noted Russian composer, was born on Christmas Day and died at Eastertide -- according to Western-style calendrical reckoning, 7 January - 14 April, No one was more famous during his lifetime, and few were more quickly ignored after his death. Although he was never absent from the mainstream of Russian music, the outside .

Faubion Bowers (29 January – 17 November ) was a noted academic and writer in the area of Asian Studies, especially Japanese also wrote the first full-length biography of Russian composer Alexander the Allied Occupation of Japan, he was General Douglas MacArthur's personal Japanese language interpreter and aide-de-camp. Scriabin: A Biography of the Russian Composer (2 vols. in slipcase) Hardcover – January 1, out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" 5/5(1). Revised edition of: Scriabin: a biography of the Russian composer, "The original discography, now outdated, has been omitted"--Title page verso. "Catalog of Scriabin's works": pages (2nd sequence). Description: , pages, 26 unnumbered pages of plates: illustrations, facsimiles, portraits ; 22 cm: Contents. Definitive biography, newly revised and updated, probes the innovation and mysticism of the Russian composer's music as it chronicles his life and career: tours of Europe and America, abandonment of his wife, brushes with homosexuality and madness and much more. Includes a catalog of Scriabin's works and 49 rare photographs.