Is swing music considered a type of classical music?
Russian duhh... the same kinds of music that people everywhere in the world listen to.... If you're asking about Russian people in WWII, and their listening habits; it was most likely a mix of folk music indigenous to their particular region of the giant country; and also some American swing type music, piped in from European stations...plus a huge amount of Classical. The Russian people LOVE classical music....ballet...and opera.
He wrote classical music in the impressionist time era. It could also be considered during the romantic or modern, since the impressionist time era was overlapping the other two. Impressionist music is considered to be very beautiful but also contains modern elements in the style of the compositions.