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Alexander Scriabin

Alexander Scriabin was a Russian composer and pianist. He began playing the piano at the age of five, but received his first lessons only at the age of eleven. He could not play from sight, but studied the score and played the compositions by heart afterwards. He was also a gifted improviser.
During the rest of his live Scriabin made a living as a composer and concert pianist.He established contracts with publishers and also had a patron in his former student Margarita Morozova for some time. In addition, he annually won a money prize in the context of the Glinka-prize for new compositions that was set up by Beljajev.
Scriabin primarily wrote for solo piano and orchestra. His music progressively evolved over the course of his life, although the evolution was very rapid and especially brief when compared to most composers. His earliest piano pieces resemble those of Frédéric Chopin. The works from his middle and late period use very unusual harmonies and textures.
From 1904 till 1910 Scriabin lived in western Europe, primarily in Switzerland, but also in northern Italy, Paris and Brussels. After his return to Russia he found himself in the middle of a circle of admirers who were attracted to his exalted and mystic ideas. During the last years of his life he worked on a grandiose manifestation, a Gesamtkunstwerk, Mysterium, in which all arts and all people would have been united. He left only sketches of the prelude to this piece (L'action préalable) and large amounts of text.

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Alexander Scriabin
Symphony No. 1, Op. 26 / Prometheus The Poem of Fire, Op. 60
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Gabriel Fauré, Alexander Scriabin, Frédéric Chopin
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Sergei Rachmaninoff, Nikolai Medtner, Alexander Scriabin
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Alexander Scriabin
Symphony No. 2 | Piano Concerto
Vasily Petrenko | Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra | Kirill Gerstein
Various composers
Piano Works
Poom Prommachart
Jean Sibelius, Edvard Grieg, Alexander Scriabin
Edition Klavier-Festival Ruhr Vol. 34 / Live Recordings 2015
Henri Sigfridsson & others
Various composers
Lullabies for Mila
Alessio Bax
Modest Mussorgsky, Alexander Scriabin
Scriabin / Mussorgsky
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Alexander Scriabin
Symphony nos. 3 & 4
Oslo Philharmonic Orchestra - Vasily Petrenko
Mussorgsky & Scriabin
Antonii Baryshevskyi
Sergei Rachmaninoff, Alexander Scriabin
24 Préludes Op. 11 - Sonata No. 1 Op. 28
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Alexander Scriabin
Extase
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Various composers
Dutch Masters and their inspiration
The Stolz Quartet
Various composers
Linkages - Piano music by Brahms, Wagner, Schönberg a.o.
Martin Tchiba
Robert Schumann, Maurice Ravel, Alexander Scriabin
Miroirs
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Alexander Scriabin
Piano Sonatas (complete)
Alexander Scriabin
The Preludes Vol 1
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Scriabin : The Preludes vol.2
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