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Alfred Bernard Mirovitch, Russian pianist.

Background

Mirovitch, Alfred Bernard was born on May 4, 1884 in Leningrad, Russia. Son of Bernard and Emma (Meyrovitch) Mirovitch.

Education

Student College of St. Peter to 1901. Studied at Imperial Conservatory of Music, Russia to 1909.

Career

Came to the United States, 1921, naturalized, 1936. Made debut as concert pianist in Russia, 1913. Toured China, Japan, Java and India, 1914-1921.

American debut at Carnegie Hall, New York, 1921. Appeared with New York Philharmonic Orchestra in Philadelphia, Boston, Detroit, Minneapolis, Los Angeles. Toured Europe and the Orient, 1926-1931.

Concert tours in the United States since 1931. Also lecturer and educator. Home: New York, New York *.

Connections

Married Mercedes Olds, of Portland, Oregon, October 24, 1926.

father:
Bernard Mirovitch

mother:
Emma (Meyrovitch) Mirovitch

spouse:
Mercedes Olds