Piatigorsky (Pyatigorsky), Grigory (Gregor) 17.apr.1903-6.aug.1976 Russia, Yekaterinoslav (now Dnepropetrovsk) - USA California, Los Angeles
cellist, 1921 left Russia, 1924-1928 cellist of the Berlin Philharmonic, 1942 became naturalized American, 1942-1951 taught at the Curtis Institute Philadelphia, 1962-1976 taught at the University of California Los Angeles

Title Parts

Variations on a theme of Paganini. Cello and piano
originally for cello and orchestra
Denis Brott, Samuel Sanders
variations in the style of cellists, violinists and pianists Casals, Hindemith, Morini, Zaumond, Zigetti, Menuhin, Milstein, Kreisler, Piatigorsky, Cassado, Elman, Bolognini, Haifetz and Horowitz
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