Alfred Schnittke

Alfred Schnittke
1934 - 1998
Alfred Schnittke  German Composer
00
edit
Age
63
Zodiac

Alfred Schnittke dating history

Relationships

We have no records of past relationships for Alfred Schnittke.

About

Alfred Schnittke is a member of the following lists: 1998 deaths, 1934 births and Performers of Christian music.

Contribute

Who is Alfred Schnittke dating? Alfred Schnittke girlfriend, wife list. Help us build our profile of Alfred Schnittke! Login to add information, pictures and relationships, join in discussions and get credit for your contributions.

Details

First Name Alfred
Last Name Schnittke
Alternative Name Alfred Schnittke
Age 63 (age at death) years
Birthday 24th November, 1934
Birthplace Engels, Russia
Died 3rd August, 1998
Place of Death Hamburg, Germany
Build Average
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Ethnicity White
Nationality German
Occupation Composer
Music Genre Classical
Music Style Modern Composition, Avant-Garde
Instrument Composer

Alfred Garrievich Schnittke (Russian: Альфре́д Га́рриевич Шни́тке, Alfred Garriyevich Shnitke; 24 November 1934 – 3 August 1998) was a Soviet and German composer. Schnittke's early music shows the strong influence of Dmitri Shostakovich. He developed a polystylistic technique in works such as the epic Symphony No. 1 (1969–1972) and his first concerto grosso (1977). In the 1980s, Schnittke's music began to become more widely known abroad with the publication of his second (1980) and third (1983) string quartets and the String Trio (1985); the ballet Peer Gynt (1985–1987); the third (1981), fourth (1984), and fifth (1988) symphonies; and the viola concerto (1985) and first cello concerto (1985–1986). As his health deteriorated, Schnittke's music started to abandon much of the extroversion of his polystylism and retreated into a more withdrawn, bleak style.

More about Alfred Schnittke
Less about Alfred Schnittke

Discussions

Recommended

Contributors

Top Contributors for Alfred Schnittke

Edit Page

Help keep Alfred Schnittke profile up to date.

Six Degrees

Six Degrees Connections

Connect any celebrity with Alfred Schnittke to see how closely they are linked... romantically!

&
Recent connections involving Alfred Schnittke