Tag Archive: Russia

Russia Culture

Russia Culture

Classical music and ballet World renowned composers of the 20th century include Skriabin, Stravinsky, Rachmaninov, Prokofiev, and Shostakovich. Russian conservatories nurtured generations of world renowned soloists. Among the best known are violinists David Óistraj and Gidon Kremer, cellist Mstislav Rostropovich, pianists Vladimir Horowitz, Sviatoslav Richter and Emil Gilels, and vocalist Galina Vishnévskaya. The Russian…
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Russia 2012

Russia Population 1960 - 2021

Yearbook 2012 Russian Federation. The year was marked by a growing opposition movement against the old President Vladimir Putin, who responded with repression that, according to critics, reminded Stalin. The conflict surrounding the parliamentary elections in December 2011 continued at…
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