Sigizmund Zaremba

  • Born
    11th June 1861
  • Died
    27th November 1915
  • Birthplace
    Zhytomyr, Ukraine
Sigismund Vladislavovitch Zaremba (Russian: Сигизмунд Владиславович Заремба, 11 June 1861 – 27 November 1915) was a Ukrainian and Russiancomposer of Polish ethnicity, born in Zhytomyr, Ukraine, son of Vladislav Ivanovitch Zaremba, also a composer. He studied with his father (piano) and Sattel and Alois (cello). From 1896 to 1901 he was director of the Imperial Russian Music Society and conductor of thesymphony concerts at Voronesh. After that he lived in St. Petersburg. His compositions, which are distinguished by spontaneity and melodiousness, include a suitefor string orchestra, a polonaise for full orchestra, a Slavic dance, a string quartet, piano music, romances, etc.