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Yakov Vladimirovich FLIER

pianist , Professor , worker

Yakov FLIER, Pianist; Professor, Moscow Conservatory, since 1947; Honoured Art Worker Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic. First Prize at International Competition for Pianists, Vienna, 1936; Second Prize at International Ysage Competition for Violinists and Pianists, Brussels, 1938; several orders; medals. Member, Communist Party, since 1943.

Background

FLIER, Yakov was born in 1912.

Education

1933 graduated piano class, Moscow Conservatory.

Career

1937-1947 instructor, Moscow Conservatory. 1938 became renowned as virtuoso pianist. Repeatedly toured Western European countries before and after World War II.

Politics

Member, Communist Party, since 1943.

Membership

Member, Communist Party, since 1943.