The ’I Believe In Father Christmas’ composer has passed away.
Sergei Prokofiev Guides
The Russian composer Sergei Prokofiev was one of the giants of 20th century music. His works ranged from ballets - including Cinderella and Romeo and Juliet - to film music, such as Lieutenant Kije and Alexander Nevsky.
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A multi-faceted creative genius, Sergei Prokofiev's unpredictability set the pattern for much of the 20th century.
Three members of Russian feminist punk band Pussy Riot have been jailed for hooliganism after they staged a guerrilla concert - but who is the classical music equivalent?