Family Rachmaninoff did not want to return "Russian world" ashes of the great composer (photo)
August 18, 2015
7:39 am EEST

Family Russian composer Sergei Rachmaninoff, who was buried in New York, said that it would not disturb his last will and carry the ashes to Russia.

In the statement, sent to the Russian service of BBC, great granddaughter of the composer Rachmaninov Susan Sophia-Volkonskaia-Wanamaker, commenting on the statement of Russian Culture Minister Vladimir Medina, he noted: In his will, Rachmaninoff wrote that he wanted to be buried in New York City with his wife and daughter.

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