Medtner, 1905 Nikolai Karlovich Medtner

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Nikolai Karlovich Medtner This website is an information resource for those interested in the Russian composer Nicolas Medtner (1880-1951).

The catalogue of works contains the following:

  • Composition and publication dates
  • Currently available editions
  • Discography, including LPs and 78s
  • For some works, variorum of editions
Publications include pdf scans of:
  • the English translation of The Muse and the Fashion
  • Drinker's English texts for the Songs of Nicholas Medtner
  • Richard Holt's booklets for the Medtner Society recordings
Downloads include:
  • Recordings by Medtner in 1946-50
  • 1950s recordings by Ginsburg, Flier, Petri, Sofronitsky, Oistrakh, Dolukhanova, Kazantseva, Shaposhnikov and Rozhdestvenskaya
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Updated 10 October 2019

  • Oct 10: UK and International events updated
  • Oct 2: Discography updated with recently discovered Mejoueva recordings (thanks to Miguel Montfort)
  • Sept 28: UK and International events and discography updated
  • Aug 30: Recent releases updated
  • Aug 21: Dissertations updated
  • Aug 2: Details of Odessa Medtner Seminar added to News page, and of the documentary film on Tozer
  • July 24: Recent releases and International events updated
  • July 1: UK events and dissertations updated
  • June 19: UK events updated, minor updates to discography
  • May 19: Forthcoming recordings updated
  • Apr 11: UK and International events updated
  • Feb 21: International events updated with all-Medtner concert in Seoul; Recent releases updated
  • Jan 29: Recent releases and dissertations updated

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