Log In

Iakov Vladimirovich Flier

pianist

Iakov Flier, USSR Pianist.

Background

Flier, Iakov was born on October 21, 1912 in Orekhovo-Zuevo.

Education

Pupil of K. Igumnov.

Career

Professor at the Moscow Conservatory. 1st prize at the All-Union Competition of MusiciansSoloists, Moscow, 1935, and at the International Competition of Pianists, Vienna, 1936. Many solo concerts in Moscow, Leningrad, and abroad.

Trained a generation of pianists, including Bella Davidovich.