New Russian School of Music

The following article is from The Great Soviet Encyclopedia (1979). It might be outdated or ideologically biased.

New Russian School of Music

 

in Russian music of the 1860’s-1870’s, a school known as the Balakirev circle or the Russian Five. Subsequently, the name “New Russian School of Music” was extended to composers belonging to the Beliaev circle.

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