Nikolai Orlov

#182373
Most Popular
Boost
Birthday
26, 1892
Birthplace
Russia
Death Date
May 31, 1964 (72)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
26, 1892
Birthplace
Russia
Death Date
May 31, 1964 (72)

About

Pianist beloved for his mastery of Frederic Chopin's repertoire. During the early twentieth century, he embarked upon a worldwide concert tour.

Before Fame

He was a private student of composition and counterpoint under the famed Sergei Taneyev.

Trivia

His successful teaching career in Moscow lasted from 1913 until 1921.

Family Life

He was born in Yelets, Russia. He later settled in Scotland.

Associated With

He made a 1931 visit to Jean Sibelius in Ainola, Finland.

Nikolai Orlov Popularity