Prokofiev, Sergei

Period: Early 20th Century

Born: Monday, April 27, 1891 in Sontzovka, Russia

Died: Thursday, March 5, 1953 in Moscow, Russia

Nation of Origin: Russia

Major Works:

Opera: Love for Three Oranges, Op. 33 (1919)
Cantata: Alexander Nevsky, Op. 78 (1939)
Ballet: Romeo and Juliet, Op. 64 (1935-1936)
Symphony No. 1, ("Classical"), Op. 25 (1916-1917)
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67 (1936)

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General Bibliography:

Slonimsky, Nicolas, Music Since 1900, Schirmer Books, July 1994, ISBN: 0028724186

Salzman, Eric, Twentieth Century Music: An Introduction, Pearson, October 2001, ISBN: 0130959413

Slonimsky, Nicolas and Kuhn, Laura; Editors, Baker's Biographical Dictionary of Musicians, Gale Group, December 2000, ISBN: 0028655257

Sadie, Stanley and Tyrrell, John; Editors, The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians, Groves Dictionaries, Inc., January 2004, ISBN: 0195170679

Rutherford-Johnson, Tim, Kennedy, Michael, and Kennedy, Joyce The Oxford Dictionary of Music, Oxford University Press, 6th Edition, 2012, ISBN: 0199578109

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