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Mikhail Glinka

A well-educated kid of privilege, Glinka became a fervent Russian nationalist. He’s considered the daddy of Russian music, and exerted a substantial impact on such great afterwards composers as Tchaikovsky, Rimsky-Korsakov, and Stravinsky. Glinka had taken piano, violin, and tone of voice lessons, but he didn’t research music or structure …

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