Russian violin virtuoso and pedagogue Andrei Korsakov died on this day in 1991 – aged just 44.
A protégé of Boris Belenky and Leonid Kogan, Maestro Korsakov was a former prize winner at the Queen Elisabeth, Paganini, Jacques Thibaud and Montreal International Violin Competitions – and served as Chief Conductor and Artistic Director of the Moscow Chamber Orchestra.
ANDREI KORSAKOV & JOLANTA MIROSHNIKOVA | SARASATE | ZAPATEADO
Fantasias and Pieces for Violin |CD|
Yuri Simonov & Moscow Symphony Orchestra
Vladimir Kozhukhar & USSR Symphony Orchestra
Release Date: 1991