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Iakov Israilevich Zak

Iakov Zak, USSR Pianist.

Background

  • Zak, Iakov was born on November 20, 1913 in Odessa.

  • Education

    • Pupil of Genrikh Neigauz.

    Career

    • Professor at the Moscow Conservatory. 1st prize at the International Chopin Competition, Warsaw, 1937. Among his pupils were R. Mirvis, N. Petrov and A. Cherkassov.
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    Born November 20, 1913
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