Soviet composer Dmitry Kabalevsky died on this day in 1987 – aged 82.
He is remembered for his contribution to developing young talent – having set up music programs in over 25 Soviet schools and having composed a number of important developmental works to help bridge the gap between children’s technical skills and adult aesthetics.
SAMUEL TAN | KABALEVSKY VIOLIN CONCERTO IN C MAJOR | 1ST MVT | 8 YEARS OLD
Meeting in Moscow |CD|
Glazunov & Kabalevsky Violin Concertos
Gil Shaham, Violin
Mikhail Pletnev & Russian National Orchestra
Release Date: February 10, 1998