Lupu, Radu

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Born: Nov 30, 1945 AD
Currently alive, at 68 years of age.

Nationality: Romanian
Categories: Pianists


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).

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