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Mikhail Izrailevich Fikhtengolts

violinist

Mikhail Fikhtengolts, USSR Violinist.

Background

Fikhtengolts, Mikhail was born on June 1, 1920 in Odessa.

Education

Pupil of P. Stoliarskii, A. Iampol’skii andM.

Career

Poliakin. 2nd prize at the All-Union Competition of Musicians-Soloists, 1935, Moscow. 6th prize at the Ysaye International Violinists Competition, Brussels, 1937. Taught at the Gnesin Music-Pedagogical Institute.

Writes music for violin and is also author of many music articles. Lives in Moscow.