Stanchinsky, Aleksey Vladimirovich
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(b Obolsunovo, Ivanovo region, March 9, 1888; d nr Logachyovo, Smolensk region, Oct 6, 1914). Russian composer and pianist. He composed and performed his first compositions at the age of six, being initially taught by his mother. In 1892 the factory at which his father laboured as a chemical engineer closed and the family was forced to move. In ...