Gedike [Goedicke], Aleksandr Fyodorovich
- Galina Grigor′yeva
(b Moscow, 20 Feb/March 4, 1877; d Moscow, July 9, 1957). Russian composer and pianist. He studied the piano at the Moscow Conservatory with Galli, Pabst and Safonov. Although he had no formal training in composition, he did benefit from advice on music theory from Konyus, Nikolay M. Ladukhin and Arensky, and was influenced by S.I. Taneyev. He appeared in Russia and abroad as a concert pianist, and in ...