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Felix Blumenfeld

p, RU
Musician / Composer / Conductor of Classical
A.k.a. Felix Mikhailovich Blumenfeld (Russian: Фе́ликс Миха́йлович Блуменфе́льд)

Felix Mikhailovich Blumenfeld (Russian: Фе́ликс Миха́йлович Блуменфе́льд; 19 April 1863 [O.S. 7 April] – 21 January 1931) was a Russian composer, conductor, pianist, and teacher.He was born in Kovalevka, Kherson Governorate, Russian Empire (today - part of Kirovohrad, Ukraine), the son of Austrian Mikhail Frantsevich Blumenfeld and the Polish Marie Szymanowska, and studied composition at the St. Petersburg Conservatory under Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov and piano under Fedor Stein between 1881 and 1885. He then taught piano there himself from 1885 until 1918, whilst also serving as conductor of the Mariinsky Theatre until 1911.

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Etude De Concert In F Sharp Minor, Op. 24 on Felix Blumenfeld: Complete Piano Etudes by Felix Blumenfeld
Blumenfeld : Etude for the Left Hand in A flat major Op.36 on Bullets & Lullabies by James Rhodes
24 Préludes, Op. 17, Cahier I: II. Allegro Agitato on Blumenfeld: 24 Preludes, Op. 17 by Felix Blumenfeld & Mark Viner
Etude, Op. 14 "Sur mer" on Seascapes by Janice Weber
Les vendredis, Book 1: Sarabande in G Minor on Les vendredis by Szymanowski Quartet
24 Préludes pour Piano, Op. 17: No. 22 en Sol Mineur on Blumenfeld : Préludes pour piano opus 12 & 17 by Felix Blumenfeld & Gabriel Gorog
4 Etudes, Op. 2: Etude in A Major, Op. 2, No. 1 on Blumenfeld: Complete Piano Etudes by Felix Blumenfeld & Daniel Blumenthal
2 Etudes, Op. 29: Etude in D Major, Op. 29, No. 1 on Blumenfeld: Complete Piano Etudes by Felix Blumenfeld & Daniel Blumenthal
Etude de concert, Op. 24 on Blumenfeld: 24 Preludes, Op. 17 by Felix Blumenfeld & Mark Viner
Etude de concert in F-Sharp Minor, Op. 24 on Forgotten Melodies by Luke Faulkner

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Title Artist Year Type
Pièces Pour PianoSimon Barere - Franz Liszt, Sergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff, Felix Blumenfeld, Mily Balakirev2011Album
Concerto Symphonique, Op 27 / Fantaisie Russe, Op 39 / Allegro De Concert, Op 7Eduard Nápravník, Felix Blumenfeld, Evgeny Soifertis2005Album
Blumenfeld: Symphony in C Minor, Shebalin: Violin Concerto, Banshchikov: DuodecimetFelix Blumenfeld, G. Banshchikov, Виссарион Шебалин1995Compil.
Leon Fleischer: RecitalLeon Fleisher - Johann Sebastian Bach / Johannes Brahms · Alexander Scriabine · Johann Strauss Jr. / Leopold Godowsky · Camille Saint-Saëns · Robert Saxton · Jenő Takács · Felix Blumenfeld1993Album
Sofronitsky PlaysClaude Debussy, Anatoly Liadov, Felix Blumenfeld, Alexander Scriabine, Sergei Prokofiev - Vladimir Sofronitsky1965Album
Былина. Лезгинка / Прелюдии / Вальс / Концертный ЭтюдSergei Lyapunov / Anatoly Liadov / Felix Blumenfeld - Борис Жилинский1961Album
Simon Barere FarewellSimon Barere1953Compil.
FarewellSimon Barere, Sergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff, Felix Blumenfeld, Mily Balakirev, Robert Schumann, Franz Liszt1953Album
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