The latest Tweets from Alexander Mosolov (@amosolov). Developer of upcoming indie sandbox rpg Starsector. Find Alexander Mosolov biography and history on AllMusic – Alexander Mosolov is considered the prime. Alexander Vasilievich Mosolov (29 July , Kiev — 11 July , Moscow) was a significant Ukrainian avant-garde composer of the early Soviet era.

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Alexanded an early release, which had been argued for by his Conservatory teachers, Mosolov alexanded his attention to setting Turkmen and Kyrgyz folk tunes for orchestra. With the piano pieces Turkmenistan Nights Mosolov began to work more extensively with ethnic folk forms. Also Known As Alexander Mossolov. In andMosolov was commissioned by the Bolshoi Theater to compose a futurist imagination of what Moscow would be like in for a speculative ballet called The Four Moscows. Alexander Mosolov – Introspection Late Night Partying.

He received the Order of the Red Banner on two occasions. While neither of them subscribed to the concept of industrial modernism Mosolov was already idealizing, both agreed that his talent was unmistakable, and offered their support to him for decades afterward.

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The topics of the four short pieces range from a lost dog to the announcement of a name change. His later music conformed to the Soviet aesthetic to a much greater degree, but he never regained the success of his early career.


He consequently simplified his style, making it more readily accessible, and he abandoned potentially awkward proletarian subject matter. The Iron Foundry Composer. Mosolov became the first composer to create a symphonic suite on a Turkmen folk song. Cello Concerto in E minor, Op 85 Composer. After the onset of socialist realism as the official aesthetic of the Soviet Union inMosolov traveled to Central Asia, where he researched and collected samples of TurkmenTajikArmenianand Kyrgyz songs.

The first, called “Mama, give me a needle, please! Alexander Vasilyevich Mosolov was born in Kiev inbut moved with his family to Moscow three years later. As the first composer of a symphonic suite on a Turkmen folk song, Mosolov adopted the use of folk music before it was mandated under Socialist realism. Mosolov’s String Quartet No.

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Mosolov’s work list shows that he alexanddr one of the most prolific composers of the twentieth century, but the vast majority of his works are believed lost or otherwise unaccounted for. Zavod – Iron Foundry Composer. Mosolov’s most remarkable surviving composition, Piano Concerto No. In the years following the appearance of The Iron Foundry in Mosolov was attacked for his pessimism and modernist leanings.

Born July 29, in Kiev, Ukraine. Despite forays into composition, Mosolov’s primary emphasis at this time was with performance, as he was an accomplished pianist. In he had first travelled to Central Asia, and his explorations of folk music in these regions were to prove his personal, if not musical, salvation.


Alexander Mosolov is considered the prime representative of s Russian Futurism. His later music conformed to the Soviet aesthetic to a much greater degree, but he never regained the success of his early career. Mosolov volunteered in the Red Army during the October Revolution, and in was discharged due to injuries. Performances Popular All Recommended.

He received no answer, and his career continued to go downhill. Grand Piano has gained a reputation for producing high quality recordings of rare keyboard gems.

Sexy Trippy All Moods. Widespread use of ostinato became the defining signature of Mosolov’s music: Streams Videos All Posts.

Afterward, Mosolov continued to compose, albeit largely in the idiom approved by the Soviet State. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

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