(b Moscow, 1908; d Cleveland, Ohio, 1972). Russ.-born pianist and composer. Settled in USA 1937. Dir., Cleveland Institute of Mus. from 1961. Famous pf. duo with his wife, Vitya Vronsky, whom he married 1933. Works incl. 2-pf. conc., Konzertstück for vn. and orch., str. qt., songs, etc.
From The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Music in Oxford Reference.