Alfred Schnittke Bio, Photos and Updates
Bio: Alfred Schnittke was a Soviet composer. Schnittke's early music shows the strong influence of Dmitri Shostakovich. He developed a polystylistic technique in works such as the epic First Symphony and First Concerto Grosso.
Born: November 24, 1934 in Engels, Volga German ASSR, Russian SFSR, USSR [now Saratov Oblast, Russia]
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