Sergei Prokofiev in Saint Petersburg Conservatory - mid December, 1907

from Sergey Prokofiev diaries: 17 December 1907, page 28:

A few days ago I received an invitation to attend a gathering of 'emerging composers' at the Conservatoire with the intention of putting together a programme for a concert to take place in the Small Hall in January. Anyone with compositions, chamber music, vocal, ensemble or piano to their name could submit and perform them, following which there would be a secret ballot and the works receiving the most votes would be performed in a concert. The idea came from Mme Ranushevich, a pianist and composer who graduated last year from Solovyov's class. Ranushevich is an educated person of …   more >>

cite as

Sergei Prokofiev, Sergey Prokofiev diaries: 17 December 1907. In Sergey Prokofiev, and Anthony Phillips (ed.), Sergey Prokofiev diaries, volume 3 (Ithaca N.Y, 2006), p. 28. accessed: 17 April, 2024

location of experience: Saint Petersburg Conservatory


Sergei Prokofiev
performer, Composer, Musician

Listening to

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written by Abutkov, Mme Ranushevich, Lazare Saminsky
performed by Abutkov, Lazare Saminsky, Mme Ranushevich

Experience Information

Date/Time mid December, 1907
Medium live
Listening Environment in the company of others, indoors, in public

Originally submitted by isobel.1111 on Wed, 28 Jan 2015 11:01:35 +0000
Approved on Fri, 25 May 2018 10:51:17 +0100