Boris Alexandrovich Alexandrov.

Boris Alexandrovich Alexandrov, pupil of R.G. Gliere, composer, choral conductor. Teacher of score reading and instrumentation (1933-1941, since 1939 – assistant professor). People`s Artist of the USSR, Hero of Socialist Labour, Laureate of the Lenin State Prizes.

Boris Alexandrovich Alexandrov, pupil of R.G. Gliere, composer, choral conductor.

Sketches in the draft of the short story “Hamlet of Shchigrovsky Province”. 1848

Sketches in the draft of the short story “Hamlet of Shchigrovsky Province”. 1848. Ink on paper.

State Public Library. Saint-Petersburg.

Hamlet of Shchigrovsky Province"

Sketches in the draft of the article in “The Rus¬sian Peasant and Russian Economy”. 1842.

Sketches in the draft of the article in “The Rus­sian Peasant and Russian Economy”. 1842. Ink on paper.

State Public Library. Saint-Petersburg.

The Rus­sian Peasant and Russian Economy

Portrait of L. Perovsky in the draft of the article on “The Russian Peasant and Russian Economy”. 1842.

Portrait of L. Perovsky in the draft of the article on “The Russian Peasant and Russian Economy”. 1842. Ink on paper.

State Public Library. Saint-Petersburg.

"The Russian Peasant and Russian Economy"

I. Turgenev (1818-1883)

I. Turgenev (1818-1883) Male portrait. 1836. Ink on paper.

State Public Library. Saint-Petersburg.

I. Turgenev (1818-1883) Male portrait.

Taman. 1837.

Taman. 1837. Pencil on paper. 21×30.6.

Institute of Russian Literature. Saint-Petersburg.

Taman

Encounter of French cuirassiers and mounted chasseurs. 1832-1834

Encounter of French cuirassiers and mounted chasseurs. 1832-1834. Pencil on paper. 17×21. In the “Cadets’ drawing book”.

Institute of Russian Literature. Saint-Petersburg.

Encounter of French cuirassiers and mounted chasseurs.

Male and female portraits. 1832-1834.

Male and female portraits. 1832-1834. Pencil on paper. 17×21. In the “Cadets’ drawing book”.

Institute of Russian Literature. Saint-Petersburg.

Cadets' drawing book". In the "Cadets' drawing book".

Ammalat-Bek and Verkhovsky. Illustration to A.Bestuzhev-Marlinsky’s short novel “Ammalat-Bek”. 1832-1834

Ammalat-Bek and Verkhovsky. Illustration to A.Bestuzhev-Marlinsky’s short novel “Ammalat-Bek”. 1832-1834. Pencil on paper. 17×21.

Institute of Russian Literature. Saint-Petersburg.

Institute of Russian Literature. Saint-Petersburg.

Mounted uhlans with lances. 1832-1834.

Mounted uhlans with lances. 1832-1834. Pencil on paper. 17×21. In the “Cadets’ drawing book”.

Institute of Russian Literature. Saint-Petersburg.

Russian culture and tradition

A mounted grenadier. 1832.

A mounted grenadier. 1832. Ink on paper. 22×17.1.

State Public Library. Saint-Petersburg.

State Public Library. Saint-Petersburg

Caucasian view with a saklya house. (The Georgian Military Highway at Mtskheta). 1837

Caucasian view with a saklya house. (The Geor­gian Military Highway at Mtskheta). 1837 (?). Oil on cardboard. 36 x 43.5.

Institute of Russian Literature. Saint-Petersburg.

History of Russian literature, Russian literature figure, Russian literature poetry.

“At Valerik: July 12”. 1840.

“At Valerik: July 12”. 1840. Watercolor on paper. 18.1×25.2. From M.Lermontov’s sketch­book.

State Public Library. Saint-Petersburg.

History of Russian literature, Russian literature figure, Russian literature poetry.

Caucasian view with camels. 1837.

Caucasian view with camels. (The neighborhood of the village of Karaagach in Kahetia). 1837 (?). Oil on canvas. 62×72.

Institute of Russian Literature. Saint-Petersburg.

Institute of Russian Literature. Saint-Petersburg.

A mounted highlander with a banner. 1836

A mounted highlander with a banner. 1836. Watercolor on paper. 9.2×15.7. From the album of M.Shan-Ghirei

State Public Library. Saint-Petersburg.

History of Russian literature, Russian literature figure, Russian literature poetry.

Portrait of A.Stolypin in traditional Kurdish costume. 1841.

Portrait of A.Stolypin in traditional Kurdish costume. 1841. Watercolor on paper. 13.2×9.4.

Literature Museum. Moscow.

A.Stolypin in traditional Kurdish costume

Portrait of V.Lopukhina. 1835

Portrait of V.Lopukhina. 1835 (?). Watercolor on paper. 8.8 x 14.5.

Institute of Russian Literature. Saint-Petersburg.

Portrait of V.Lopukhina

“The Duke Lerma”. 1833

“The Duke Lerma”. 1833 (?). Oil on canvas. 60 x 52.

Institute of Russian Literature. Saint-Petersburg.

History of Russian literature, Russian literature figure, Russian literature poetry.

Cover of manuscript of the novel “Vadim”. 1832-1834.

Cover of manuscript of the novel “Vadim”. 1832-1834. Ink on paper. 35.5 x 22.5.

Institute of Russian Literature. Saint-Petersburg.

Saint-Petersburg

Self-portrait. 1837-1838.

Self-portrait. 1837-1838. Watercolor on paper. 10.8 x 9.4.

Literature Museum. Moscow.

History of Russian literature, Russian literature figure, Russian literature poetry

A horse. The 1830s.

A horse. The 1830s. Watercolour on paper. 9.2 x 15.7. From the album of M. Shan-Ghirei.

State Public Library. Saint-Petersburg.

A horse

M.Lermontov (1824-1841)

M.Lermontov (1824-1841). A lonely sail. 1828-1832. Watercolor on paper. 9.2×15.7. From the album of M.Shan-Ghirei.

State Public Library. Saint-Petersburg.

M.Lermontov (1824-1841). A lonely sail. 1828-1832. Watercolour on paper.

N.Ogaryov (1813-1877) Landscape.

N.Ogaryov (1813-1877) Landscape. 1834. Sepia on paper. 18.8×23.7.

Central State Archives of Literature and Art. Moscow.

Landscape.

P.Kireyevsky (1808-1856).

P.Kireyevsky (1808-1856). A village church. Paper silhouette. The 1840s. 6×10. From the album of A. Yelagina.

Literature Museum. Moscow.

The 1840s. 6x10. From the album of A. Yelagina.

The silhouette of E.Baratynsky. The 1840s. E. Baratynsky.

The silhouettes of  E.Baratynsky. The 1840s. E. Baratynsky. “Poetical Works”. Mos­cow.

The 1840s. E. Baratynsky. "Poetical Works". Mos­cow.

I.Kireyevsky (1806-1856) The silhouette of A.Pushkin.

I.Kireyevsky (1806-1856) The silhouette of A.Pushkin. The 1840s.

I.Kireyevsky (1806-1856)

Reinhold Moritzevich Gliere (1875-1956).

Reinhold Moritzevich Gliere (1875-1956), composer and conductor. Professor of composition and polyphony (1920-1941).

Professor of composition and polyphony (1920-1941)

P. Tchesnokov. Choir and Its Conducting.

P. Tchesnokov. Choir and Its Conducting. Teaching aid for choral conductors (1940).

P. Tchesnokov. Choir and Its Conducting. Teaching aid for choral conductors

Pavel Grigoryevich Tchesnokov (1877-1944), choral conductor, composer.

Pavel Grigoryevich Tchesnokov (1877-1944), choral conductor, composer. Teacher of choral science and choral conducting (1920-1944, since 1921 – professor)

Pavel Grigoryevich Tchesnokov (1877-1944), choral conductor, composer

Nickolai Mikhailovich Danilin (1878-1945).

Nickolai Mikhailovich Danilin (1878-1945), choral conductor. Theater of special choral subjects (1923-1945, since 1930-professor).

Theater of special choral subjects (1923-1945, since 1930-professor).

Nickolai Alexandrovich Garbuzov (1880-1935).

Nickolai Alexandrovich Garbuzov (1880-1935), composer, musicologist. Professor of musical acoustics (1923-1951), director of the Research Instute at the Conservatoire (1934-1937), head of the acoustical laboratoty (1933-1948).

head of the acoustical laboratoty (1933-1948)

Nadezhda Yakovlevna Bryusova (1881-1951).

Nadezhda Yakovlevna Bryusova (1881-1951), music educator, musicologist. Teacher of theory of music and music folklore (1921-1943, since 1921- professor (1922-1928). Together with Semyon Isaakovich Schliefstein (1903-1975), a graduate of the Conservatoire, in the USSR peoples` history of music study (the 1940s).

history of music study

The Conservatoire Music Library.

The Conservatoire Music Library.

Music Library

Stanislav Teofilovich Shatsky (1878-1934).

Stanislav Teofilovich Shatsky (1878-1934), singer, music and public figure. Director (1932-1934).

Director

Valentina Nickolayevna Shatskaya (nee Demyanova) 1882-1978.

Valentina Nickolayevna Shatskaya (nee Demyanova) 1882-1978,  pianist, music and public figure. Teacher of methodology in music education for children (1932-1943), since 1935- professor, deputy director and acting director (1935-1939).

Valentina Nickolayevna Shatskaya (nee Demyanova) 1882-1978,  pianist, music and public figure. Teacher of methodology in music education for children (1932-1943), since 1935- professor, deputy director and acting director (1935-1939).

A.V. Lunachersky and M.M. Ippolitov-Ivanov.

A.V. Lunachersky and M.M. Ippolitov-Ivanov among the jury of the competition for amateur button – accordion players. Hall of Columns of the House of Trade Unions (1930).

Hall of Columns of the House of Trade Unions (1930).

Poster announcing.

Poster announcing the Conservatoire postgraduates` concert in the Grand Hall of the Conservatoire (1929).

the Grand Hall of the Conservatoire

Poster annoucing The Conservatoire graduates` concert.

Poster announcing The Conservatoire graduates` concert in the Grand Hall of the Conservatoire (1932).

Poster announcing The Conservatoire graduates`

Poster announcing the concert.

Poster announcing the concert dedicated to M.P. Musorgsky and held in the Grand Hall of the Conservatoire (1931).

Grand Hall of the Conservatoire (1931).

Professor and teachers.

Professor and teachers of the Conservatoire in the Small Hall of the Conservatoire (the 1930s).

Professor and teachers of the Conservatoire

S.P. Titov (father of cosmonaut G.S. Titov).

S.P. Titov (father of cosmonaut G.S. Titov) before leaving for Moscow to study at the Workers` Faculty in the Conservatoire. (1930)

S.P. Titov (father of cosmonaut G.S. Titov) before leaving for Moscow to study at the Workers

Teachers of the Faculty of Music.

Teachers of the Faculty of Music and Pedagogy at the Conservatoire (the 1930s): S.S. Skrebkov, N.R. Kotler, N.M. Danilin, V.N. Shatskaya, B.V. Levik, A.V. Nickolsky.

S.S. Skrebkov, N.R. Kotler, N.M. Danilin, V.N. Shatskaya, B.V. Levik, A.V. Nickolsky

Georgy Lvovich Katuar (1861-1926), composer.

Georgy Lvovich Katuar (1861-1926), composer, musicologist. Professor in theory of music and composition (1917-1926).

Georgy Lvovich Katuar (1861-1926), composer, musicologist.

Georgy Edwardovich Couns (1862-1933), composer, musicologist.

Georgy Edwardovich Couns (1862-1933), composer, musicologist. Teacher of theory of music and composition (1891-1899, 1920-1933, since 1920 – professor). With teachers and students of the Conservatoire. Standing are: I.P. Musian, V.V. Khvostenko, N.A. Sidushin, G. K. Pukst (1927).

I.P. Musian, V.V. Khvostenko, N.A. Sidushin, G. K. Pukst (1927).

Maria Adrianovna Deisha- Sionitskaya (1859-1932), singer.

Maria Adrianovna Deisha- Sionitskaya (1859-1932), singer Professor of solo singing (1921-1932).

Maria Adrianovna Deisha- Sionitskaya (1859-1932), singer

Vera Nickolayevna Petrova-Zvantseva (1876-1944).

Vera Nickolayevna Petrova-Zvantseva (1876-1944), singer. Professor of solo singing (1916-1932). Merited Art Worker of the RSFSR.

Merited Art Worker of the RSFSR

Program of the chamber concert.

Program of the chamber concert performed by N.G. Raisky`s pupils in the Small Hell of the Conservatoire (1936).

 N.G. Raisky`s pupils in the Small Hell of the Conservatoire

Nazary Grigoryevich Raisky (1876-1958).

Nazary Grigoryevich Raisky (1876-1958), singer, Teacher of solo singing. Teacher of solo singing (1919-1929, 1933-1949, since 1923 – professor), (1921-1929), director of the opera studio (1934-1935). Merited Art Worker of the RSFSR.

Merited Art Worker of the RSFSR.

The Road of the October.

The Road of the October. Oratorio – “musical action in three links” for choir, soloists, piano, trumpet, button-accordion and percussion ensemble (1927), a composition jointly created by the following students – composers of the Conservatoire: V.A. Bely, G.S. Bruck, A.A. Dovidenko, M.V. Koval, Z.A. Levina, S.N. Ryauzov, V.M. Tarnopolsky, N.P. Chemberdzhi, B.S. Schechter.

V.A. Bely, G.S. Bruck, A.A. Dovidenko, M.V. Koval, Z.A. Levina, S.N. Ryauzov, V.M. Tarnopolsky, N.P. Chemberdzhi, B.S. Schechter

Students-composers, who constituted the Production Collective of the Moscow Conservaetoire.

Students-composers, who constituted the Production Collective of the Moscow Conservatoire. First row: M.V. Koval, D.A. Rabinovich, V.A. Bely, D. Gachev. Second row: Yu. V. Keldysh, L.N. Lebedinsky, S.A. Krylova, L.L. Kaltat. Third row: A. A. Davidenko, A.A. Solovtsov, S.I. Korev, N. Ya. Vygodsky, B.S. Stinpress (1927).

First row: M.V. Koval, D.A. Rabinovich, V.A. Bely, D. Gachev. Second row: Yu. V. Keldysh, L.N. Lebedinsky, S.A. Krylova, L.L. Kaltat. Third row: A. A. Davidenko, A.A. Solovtsov, S.I. Korev, N. Ya. Vygodsky, B.S. Stinpress (1927)

Alexander Dmitriyvich Kastalsky (1856-1926).

Alexander Dmitriyvich Kastalsky (1856-1926), composer, music folklorist, an authority on choral culture. Professor of choral singing (1922-1926).

Professor of choral singing (1922-1926)

Peasents of the village.

Peasents of the village of Maleyevo in the vicinity of Moscow listen to the radio installed by students of the Conservatoire.

Peasents of the village of Maleyevo in the vicinity of Moscow

Secretaries of local groups of the Komsomol.

Secretaries of local groups of the Komsomol branch at the Conservatoire (1927): I. Ostrovsky, A.V. Bandina, A. Yevteyev.

I. Ostrovsky, A.V. Bandina, A. Yevteyev

The Conservatoire teachers and students.

The Conservatoire teachers and students participating in the demonstration on the 7th of November, 1923.

in the demonstration on the 7th of November

Program of the Conservatoire Students` Orchestra.

Program of the Conservatoire Students` Orchestra performance in the Small Hall of the Conservatoire (1918).

Orchestra performance in the Small Hall of the Conservatoire

The Act effecting the transfer of the immovable.

The Act effecting the transfer of the immovable of the Moscow Branch of the Russian Music Society into the care of the Moscow Conservatoire (1918).

The Act effecting the transfer of the immovable

The Decree.

The Decree on the Moscow and Petrograd Conservatoires singed by V.I. Lenin and A.V. Lunacharsky (1918).

 V.I. Lenin and A.V. Lunacharsky

The Internationale.

The Internationale. Arranged for choir by A.D. Kastalsky. Cover of the edition.

The Internationale.

Report on the Moscow music community.

Report on the Moscow music community meeting and the setting up of the Music Council (1918).

the Music Council

Singing mass songs.

Singing mass songs in the square in front of the Bolshoi Theater (1918).

the Bolshoi Theater