- (1904-89)Born in Kiev, he studied at the Kiev Conservatory. He made his debut at Kharkov, and gave a series of performances in various Russian cities. He settled in the US at the age of 24. He was one of the most distinguished pianists of his age, celebrated for his technical virtuosity. He was influenced by Toscanini whose daughter he married.
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