Alexander Slobodyanik

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Birthday
5, 1941
Birthplace
Ukraine
Death Date
Aug 10, 2008 (66)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
5, 1941
Birthplace
Ukraine
Death Date
Aug 10, 2008 (66)

About

Classical musician known for his highly personal interpretations of Romantic-era composers.

Before Fame

His debut at Carnegie Hall in 1968 as a solo recitalist amazed everyone, leaving many marveling over the intensity and virtuosity of his piano playing.

Trivia

He retired to Morristown, New Jersey, where he helped restore the run-down Community Theater into a respected performance venue.

Family Life

He was married to American-born pianist Laryssa Krupa. She first saw him perform when she was only 13.

Associated With

He was known for his mastery of such composers as Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Franz Liszt.