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Questions related to the Russian composer Sergei Prokofiev (1891 – 1953) and his work. His work includes seven completed operas and the musical fairy tale Peter and the Wolf.

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In Peter and the Wolf, why is Peter represented by a String quartet?

Sergei Prokofiev's Peter and the Wolf is a combination of a children's story and a musical composition. A narrator narrates the story while an orchestra plays the corresponding music. According to ...