Alexander Toradze

#146259
Most Popular
Boost
Birthday
30, 1952
Birthplace
Russia
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
30, 1952 (age 66)
Birthplace
Russia

About

Georgia-born classical concert pianist who became known as a performer with many of the world's major orchestras.

Before Fame

He toured with the Bolshoi Symphony Orchestra of Moscow in 1983. He sought asylum at the American Embassy while in Madrid.

Trivia

He would always pray before a performance, something he advised all aspiring concert pianists to do.

Family Life

His father David was a well-known composer, while his mother Liana was an ophthalmologist and a movie actress.

Associated With

He specialized in Russian composers like Igor Stravinsky.