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Lupu, Radu

Born: 1945 AD
Currently alive, at 71 years of age.
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1945 – Born on November 30th in Galati, Romania.

1961 – Received a scholarship to the Moscow Conservatoire.

1966-1969 – Won first prize in the Van Cliburn Competition, Enescu International Festival and Leeds International Festival.

1989 – Awarded the "Abbiati" prize, given by the Italian Critics’ Association.

1995 – Won a Grammy Prize as the "Best Instrumental Record of the Year" for Schubert’s Sonatas in A major D664 and B flat major D960 (for Decca).

         – Won the Edison Award as the "Best Instrumental Record of the Year" for Schumann’s Kinderszenen, Kreisleriana and Humoresque (for Decca).