Composers Nicolai Rimsky-Korsakov and Modest Mussorgsky are actually more inseparable than one might imagine.
Both were arguably the most enduring members of The Five. Rimsky-Korsakov famously completed many of his friend’s unfinished works. And the two had birthdays within days of one another.
So in celebrating these two historic Russian composers, here is a quiz that pits them against one another to ask the simple question – which one was it? We list a fact and then you decide which it pertains to.
As always, have fun!