How to say the name: ‘Prokofiev’ is said like Pro-cough-ee-eff. ‘Sergei’ is said like ‘Sir-gay’. Born: April 1891 in Sontsovka, Russia (now Krasne in Donetsk oblast, Ukraine). Prokofiev’s grave in Moscow Died: March 1953 in Moscow, Russia.
The Music of Sergei Prokofiev - A Versatile and Prolific Composer
Sergei Prokofiev – was a Russian composer, pianist and conductor who mastered numerous musical genres and is regarded as one of the major composers of the century. His works include five piano concertos, nine completed piano sonatas and seven symphonies.
Following Brilliance Audio''s recent Grammy-nominated musical-audiobook for children, The Shoebird, starring the inimitable Jim Dale, another popular children''s title is being released just in time for the holidays: Peter and the Wolf. This beloved fairy tale, with music by Sergei Prokofiev, tells of how the courageous Peter and his animal friends - the bird, the duck, and the cat - set out to capture a ravenous wolf. Generations of children have been charmed by this enchanti...
Sergei Sergeyevich Prokofiev 1891 – was a Russian composer, pianist and conductor & is regarded as one of the major composers of the century. His best-known works are the five piano concertos, nine completed piano sonatas and seven symphonies.