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Nikolai Dmitrievich Kashkin

Nikolai Kashkin, Music critic.

Background

  • Kashkin, Nikolai was born on December 9, 1839 in Voronezh.

  • Education

    • Studied music with A. Diubiuk.

    Career

    • Taught at the Moscow Conservatory, 1866-1906. Professor, 1875. Music critic of Moskovskie Vedomosli and Artist from 1862. Also wrote for Russkaia Muzykalnaia Gazeta and Muzykalnyi Sovremennik.

      Promoted Mikhail Glinka’s music and the composers of Moguchaia Kuchka.
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    Born December 9, 1839
    Died March 15, 1920
    (aged 80)
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