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Sergei Rachmaninoff was born in the Semyonovo estate, Novgorod Province.
The whole world knows him as a remarkable musician and composer. A virtuoso pianist, Rachmaninoff was also an outstanding conductor and composer who left a rich cultural legacy.
Sergei Rachmaninoff gave his name to a street and the city’s first musical school. His monument stands in the city centre, and an arts college also bears his name.