April, 2016

Composers > Inspiration > Nikolai Medtner: - Sonata Reminiscenza - , Op. 38, No. 1
by Georg Predota | April 27th, 2016

standard Nikolai Medtner: Sonata Reminiscenza, Op. 38, No. 1

The Russian composer and pianist Nikolai Medtner (1880-1951) was utterly despised by the Russian community in Paris. Considered an old fart and hopelessly out of touch with modern times, he was even facetiously called the “Russian Brahms.” Much of this [...] more >>