|Birth Day||March 10, 1875|
|Age||144 YEARS OLD|
|Died On||Nov 26, 1961 (age 86)|
He was a pupil at the Moscow Conservatory where he was taught by Sergei Taneyev and Vassily Safonoff.
His numerous recordings made him a world-famous Pianist.
His family moved to Moscow in 1883 where he began studying piano and composition in earnest.
He was admired by Sergei Rachmaninoff, whose Second Suite, Op. 17, was dedicated to him.