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Gavriil Popov

Publisher: G. Schirmer

Symphonic Suite No. 1, from the film Komsomol: Patron of Electricity (1932)
Publisher
Schirmer Russian Music
Category
Orchestra
Sub Category
Large Orchestra
Year Composed
1932
Duration
18 Minutes

Reviews
The film is worth reviving if for no other reason than its extraordinary music. It begins weirdly with a theremin wailing along with a song for a soprano and baritone. The young composer did not yet have a voice, and Stravinsky, Scriabin and Schoenberg keep popping up in his early work. But Popov was cosmopolitan with flair.
Mark Swed, Los Angeles Times,1/1/0001
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