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Emil Gilels

Last mentioned in Kiev : Ukraine
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Emil Grigoryevich Gilels (Ukrainian: Емі́ль Григо́рович Гі́лельс, Russian: Эми́ль Григо́рьевич Ги́лельс, Emiľ Grigoriević Gileľs; October 19, 1916 – October 14, 1985) was a Soviet pianist, widely considered one of the greatest pianists of the 20th century. His last name is sometimes transliterated Hilels.

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Beethoven - Piano Concerto No.4 - Emil Gilels, Mozart - Violin Concerto No.3 KV216 - David Oistrakh, EMI
Beethoven - Piano Concerto No.4 - Emil Gilels, Mozart - Violin Concerto No.3 KV216 - David Oistrakh, EMI
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  • Russian Pianist Hits Winning Keys

      News Source: St Petersburg Times | 1 year ago
    June 11, 2013 (Issue # 1763) The 2013 Queen Elisabeth Music Competition in Brussels came to an end on Saturday, June 1, with Russian-born, Israeli pianist Boris Giltburg winning the top prize. The prize includes 25,000 euros and an invitation to
  • Prokofiev: Piano Sonatas Nos 6, 7 & 8 – review

      News Source: The Guardian | over 1 year ago
    The three sonatas that Prokofiev composed between 1939 and 1944 rank as arguably the finest of solo-piano works. Conceived as a triptych, as Denis Kozhukhin's performances show, they work well on disc in sequence, with the relatively expansive Eighth
  • Medtner: Sonatina in G minor; Piano Sonata No 1; Sonata-Reminiscenza in A ...

      News Source: The Guardian | almost 2 years ago
    Launched earlier this year, Grand Piano is dedicated to releasing "interesting rare works that might otherwise have remained unknown and unrecorded" and "multi-volume recordings and complete cycles of lesser-known composers". I'm not sure Nikolay

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