biographical name Modest Petrovich 1839-1881 Russian composer

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  • Mussorgsky — can refer to:*The Mussorgsky family of Russian nobility; *Modest Mussorgsky, a Russian composer belonging to that family …   Wikipedia

  • Mussorgsky — Mussorgsky, Modest Petrovič …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Mussorgsky — Mussorgsky, Modest →↑Moussorgsky, Modest …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Mussorgsky — [mə sôrk′skē, məsôrg′skē] Modest Petrovich [mō dest′ pi trō′vich] 1839 81; Russ. composer: also sp. Musorgsky …   English World dictionary

  • Mussorgsky — Modeste Moussorgski Modeste Moussorgski Portrait de Modeste Moussorgski par Ilya Repine, peint seulement quelques jours avant la mort du compositeur en …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Mussorgsky — noun Russian composer of operas and orchestral works (1839 1881) • Syn: ↑Moussorgsky, ↑Modest Mussorgsky, ↑Modest Moussorgsky, ↑Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky, ↑Modest Petrovich Moussorgsky • Instance Hypernyms: ↑composer …   Useful english dictionary

  • Mussorgsky — Portrait Mussorgskis von Ilja Repin, 1881 Modest Petrowitsch Mussorgski (russisch Модест Петрович Мусоргский, wiss. Transliteration Modest Petrovič Musorgskij; * 9.jul./ 21. März 1839 …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Mussorgsky — n. family name; Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky (1835 1881), Russian musical composer (known primarily for the operas Boris Godunov and Khovanshchina and his musical piece Pictures from an Exhibition ) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Mussorgsky — /moo sawrg skee, zawrg /; Russ. /mooh seuhrddg skyee/, n. Modest Petrovich /moh dest pi troh vich/; Russ. /mu dyest pyi trddaw vyich/. See Moussorgsky, Modest Petrovich. Also, Mussorgski. * * * …   Universalium

  • Mussorgsky — Mus•sorg•sky [[t]mʊˈsɔrg ski, ˈzɔrg [/t]] n. big Modest Petrovich, 1839–81, Russian composer …   From formal English to slang

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