Vladimir Vladimirovich Sofronitskii
Vladimir Sokal’skii, Composer, pianist, music critic.
Sokal’skii, Vladimir was born on May 6, 1863 in Heidelberg. Nephew of the Ukrainian composer Petr Sokal’skii (1832-1887).
Studied in Warsaw under A.Mikhailovskii, also studied at the Petrograd Conversatory under L.Nikolaev.
Solo concerts in Leningrad, Moscow, Warsaw and Paris. Known for his 12 historical concerts. From 1936-1942, professor at the Leningrad Conservatory.
1942-1961, professor at the Moscow Conservatory.