in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Music Criticism and Journalism; Biographical Studies; Keyboard. 778 words.
Chotzinoff, Samuel (04 July 1889–09 February 1964), music critic, author, and pianist, was born Shmul Chotzinoff in Vitebsk, Russia, the son of Moyshe Bear, a retail merchant, and Rachel...