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  Glinka Statue at admiralty
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Memorial bust to Glink in front of the Admiralty Building.
There is also a statue of Glinka near the Marinskiy Theatre.

Mikhail Ivanovich Glinka was the first famous Russian composer of classical music and influenced the development of those who followed, including Rimsky-Korsakov, to build Russia's reputation for classical composers.

Address: Admiralty
Directions: Neva River Admiralty building
Website: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mikhail_Glinka

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  • Written May 17, 2007
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