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Eduard Petrovich Grikurov

Eduard Grikurov, USSR Conductor.

Background

  • Grikurov, Eduard was born on April 11, 1907 in Tiflis.

  • Education

    • Pupil of A. Gauk.

    Career

    • Conductor from 1937. Chief conductor, 1944-1956, and from 1964, of the Leningrad Malyi Opera Theatre. Chief conductor at the Kirov Theatre of Opera and Ballet, 1956-1960. Teacher at the Leningrad Conservatory.

      Married to the pianist Sofia Borisovna Vakman.
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    Born April 11, 1907
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