ON THIS DAY | Soviet Cellist Daniil Shafran Was Born in 1923

Dying in 1997, Maestro Shafran is remembered as one of the finest concert cellists of the 20th Century

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Daniil Shafran Cellist Cover

Legendary Soviet cellist Daniil Shafran was born on this day in 1923.

His famed students included British cellist Steven Isserlis.

 

DANIIL SHAFRAN & ANTON GINSBURG | CHOPIN | INTRODUCTION AND POLONAISE BRILLIANTE IN C MAJOR 

 

Daniel Shafran, Vol. 1: Shostakovich & Davidov |CD|

Daniel Shafran, Cello

Dmitri Shostakovich, Piano

Evgeny Mravinsky, Conductor

Release Date: August 21, 2001

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