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Scriabin

[ skree-ah-bin; Russian skryah-byin ]
/ skriˈɑ bɪn; Russian ˈskryɑ byɪn /
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noun

A·le·ksan·dr Ni·ko·la·e·vich [al-ig-zan-der -nik-uh-lahy-uh-vich, -zahn-; Russian uh-lyi-ksahn-dr nyi-kuh-lah-yi-vyich], /ˌæl ɪgˈzæn dər ˌnɪk əˈlaɪ ə vɪtʃ, -ˈzɑn-; Russian ʌ lyɪˈksɑn dr nyɪ kʌˈlɑ yɪ vyɪtʃ/, 1872–1915, Russian composer and pianist.

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British Dictionary definitions for Scriabin

Scriabin

Skryabin

/ (ˈskrɪəbɪn, Russian ˈskrjabin) /

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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