Scriabin [skree- ah-bin; Russian sk-byin] ryah EXAMPLES | noun A·le·ksan·dr Ni·ko·la·e·vich , [al-ig- zan-der nik- uh- lahy- uh-vich, - zahn-; uh-lyi- Russian ksahn-d r nyi-kuh- lah-yi-vyich] /ˌæl ɪgˈzæn dər ˌnɪk əˈlaɪ ə vɪtʃ, -ˈzɑn-; ʌ lyɪˈksɑn dr nyɪ kʌˈlɑ yɪ vyɪtʃ/ Russian 1872–1915, Russian composer and pianist.
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Scriabin is no advance on Chopin, only a retrogression from him.
M. Briantchaninov, an intimate friend of
Scriabin, telegraphed the news of the composer's death to a friend in England.
He evidently understands
Scriabin, and is determined to make his audience understand him. British Dictionary definitions for scriabin noun Aleksandr Nikolayevich (alɪkˈsandr nikaˈlajɪvitʃ). 1872–1915, Russian composer, whose works came increasingly to express his theosophic beliefs. He wrote many piano works; his orchestral compositions include Prometheus (1911)
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