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  • Joseph Joachim

    Joseph Joachim
    Joseph Joachim (28 June 1831 – 15 August 1907) was a Hungarian violinist, conductor, composer and teacher. A close collaborator of Johannes Brahms, he is widely regarded as one of the most significant violinists of the 19th century. - <a href='' target="_blank">Wikipedia</a>
  • Johannes Brahms

    Johannes Brahms
    Johannes Brahms (7 May 1833 – 3 April 1897) was a German composer and pianist. Born in Hamburg, Brahms spent much of his professional life in Vienna, Austria, where he was a leader of the musical scene. In his lifetime, Brahms's popularity and influence were considerable; he is sometimes grouped with Bach and Beethoven as one of the "Three Bs". - <a href='' target="_blank">Wikipedia</a>
  • Alexander Borodin

    Alexander Borodin
    Alexander Porfiryevich Borodin (12 November 1833 – 27 February 1887) was a Russian Romantic composer, doctor and chemist. He was a member of the group of composers called The Five (or "The Mighty Handful"), who were dedicated to producing a specifically Russian kind of art music. He is best known for his symphonies, his two string quartets, In the Steppes of Central Asia and his opera Prince Igor. - <a href='' target="_blank">Wikipedia</a>
  • César Cui

    César Cui
    César Antonovich Cui (18 January 1835 – 13 March 1918) was a Russian composer and music critic of French and Lithuanian descent. His profession was as an army officer and a teacher of fortifications, and his avocational life has particular significance in the history of music. In this sideline he is known as a member of The Five. - <a href='' target="_blank">Wikipedia</a>
  • Mily Balakirev

    Mily Balakirev
    Mily Alexeyevich Balakirev (2 January 1837 – 29 May 1910) was a Russian pianist, conductor and composer known today primarily for his work promoting musical nationalism and his encouragement of more famous Russian composers, notably Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky. - <a href='' target="_blank">Wikipedia</a>
  • Modest Mussorgsky

    Modest Mussorgsky
    Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky (21 March 1839 – 28 March 1881) was a Russian composer, one of the group known as "The Five". He was an innovator of Russian music in the romantic period. He strove to achieve a uniquely Russian musical identity, often in deliberate defiance of the established conventions of Western music. - <a href='' target="_blank">Wikipedia</a>
  • Antonín Dvořák

    Antonín Dvořák
    Antonín Leopold Dvořák (September 8, 1841 – May 1, 1904) was a Czech composer. Following the nationalist example of Bedřich Smetana, Dvořák frequently employed features of the folk musics of Moravia and his native Bohemia. - <a href='' target="_blank">Wikipedia</a>
  • Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

    Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov
    Nikolai Andreyevich Rimsky-Korsakov (8 March 1844 – 21 June 1908) was a Russian composer, and a member of the group of composers known as The Five. He was a master of orchestration. - <a href='' target="_blank">Wikipedia</a>
  • Gustav Mahler

    Gustav Mahler
    Gustav Mahler (7 July 1860 – 18 May 1911) was a late-Romantic Austrian composer and one of the leading conductors of his generation. - <a href='' target="_blank">Wikipedia</a>