Give the Gift of Unlimited Downloads

Modest Mussorgsky | Free Printable Composer Biography

from the Meet the Composer Curriculum Index



Free

Modest Mussorgsky | Composer Biography

Format: PDF/Digital Print

Pages: 1

Modest Mussorgsky was born on March 9, 1839, in Karevo, a village near St. Petersburg, Russia. At six years old Modest began piano lessons with his mother, who encouraged his early efforts at composition. At the age of ten, Modest and his brother were taken to St. Petersburg to study piano at the elite Peterschule. Three years later Modest entered the Cadet School of the Guards. Music remained important to him, and at his father's expense he published his first piece, Porte Enseigne Polka for the piano. Read more...



Best Sellers

MMF Unlimited. Get Unlimited Digital Downloads of Everything and Save - $24.95/Year
Pizza Man, Pizza Man | Music Composition Lesson and Worksheet
Elements of Music | Anchor Chart Posters
Peter and the Wolf | Comic Strip Lesson and Worksheet
Star Wars | Music Listening Glyph Worksheets
John Williams | Film Score Music Listening Glyph Pack

New Products

Thanksgiving (Vivaldi "Autumn") | Music Listening Glyph Worksheets
Zin! Zin! Zin! A Violin | Instruments of the Orchestra Lesson and Game
Jurassic Park | Music Listening Glyph Worksheets