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Emil’ Grigor’evich Gilel’s

Emil’ Gilel’s, USSR Pianist.

Background

  • Gilel’s, Emil’ was born on October 19, 1916 in Odessa.

  • Education

    • Pupil of B. Rengbal’d, and G. Neigaus.

    Career

    • 1st prize at the E. Ysay’e Piano Competition in Brussels, 1938. Professor at the Moscow Conservatory. Among his pupils were I. Zhukov, M. Mdivani.

      During the post-war years, became an international celebrity.
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    Born October 19, 1916
    Died October 14, 1985
    (aged 68)
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