159 Shouts - 687,778 Scrobbles
Alfred Schnittke (Russian: Альфред Гарриевич Шнитке; born November 24, 1934 in Engels, USSR; died August 3, 1998 in Hamburg) was a russian composer, pianist, theoretician of music and educator. His music is derived from various traditions: Russian (Dmitri Shostakovich, Igor Stravinsky), German (Gustav Mahler, Alban Berg), and American (Charles Ives). Among other things he composed nine symphonies (the last one unfinished), six concerti grossi, four violin concertos, three piano, two cello, a double concerto (for violin, viola, and cello), four string quartets, and three operas.
User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License and may also be available under the GNU FDL.
Top SongsTotal plays on Last.fm over the last 6 months
- Requiem - (4:12) - 685 plays
- Fuga for solo violin - (4:45) - 506 plays
- Recordare - (2:40) - 480 plays
- Tuba mirum - (3:39) - 534 plays
- Musica nostalgica - (4:21) - 454 plays
- Klingende Buchstaben for solo cello - (4:20) - 357 plays
- Suite im alten Stil (1972): Pantomime - (3:00) - 338 plays
- Credo - (3:43) - 369 plays
- Dies Irae - (1:12) - 305 plays
- Kyrie - (2:24) - 305 plays
- GRAMMY 2015 Performers Include Ariana Grande, Ed Sheeran…and Prince?
- One Direction Tops Billboard’s 100 Artists Of 2014 List
- Pharrell, Ed Sheeran Announce 2015 GRAMMY Awards Nominees
- Jennifer Lawrence’s “The Hanging Tree” Pops Up On Singles Chart
- Eminem’s Completely Different “Lose Yourself” Demo Surfaces Online