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Vladimir Skanavi

p, *1941 RU
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A.k.a. Владимир Маркович Сканави

Vladimir Skanavi (b. 1941) is a Russian pianist, Honored Artist of Russia (1999), and a professor at the Moscow Conservatory (since 2001). He graduated from the Moscow Conservatory in 1966 after studying with Yakov Milstein (piano) and Constantine Adzhemov (chamber ensemble). In 1969, Vladimir Skanavi received his PhD degree. Since 1965, the pianist had been performing in duos, trios, quintets and other ensembles. Skanavi collaborated with Natalia Gutman, Liana Isakadze, Gidon Kremer, Alexander Rudin, Vladimir Krainev, Elisabeth Leonskaja, Viktor Pikaizen and other distinguished musicians. Vladimir worked closely with violinist Oleg Kagan, and together they performed a vast repertoire, including all Bach and Beethoven sonatas, numerous compositions of Mozart, Brahms, Prokofiev, Shostakovich and Schnittke. Skanavi toured in most European countries, as well as USA, Australia, Japan. He gave recitals at the Grand Hall Of The Moscow Conservatoire, Small Hall Of The Moscow Conservatoire, Teatro alla Scala, Milano, Salle Gaveau in Paris, Wiener Musikverein, Concertgebouw, Amsterdam and other prestigious venues.

        
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4 Pieces, Op. 56: No. 2, Romance. Andante on Capriccioso: Under the Blue Skies by Alexander Rudin & Unknown Artist
4 Songs, Op. 2: No. 3, Lullaby on Rimsky-Korsakov: Songs, Complete by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Natalia Gerasimova, Marina Choutova, Alexei Martinov, Mikhail Lanskoi & Sergei Baikov
4 Songs, Op. 40: No. 3, of What I Dream in the Quiet Night on Rimsky-Korsakov: Songs, Complete by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Natalia Gerasimova, Marina Choutova, Alexei Martinov, Mikhail Lanskoi & Sergei Baikov
6 Romances, Op. 38: No. 2, Lily of the Valley on Capriccioso: Under the Blue Skies by Alexander Rudin & Unknown Artist
Cello Sonata in A Minor, Op. 36: I. Allegro agitato on Grieg Edition, Vol. 1 by Edvard Grieg & Various Artists
Cello Sonata in A Minor, Op. 36: II. Andante molto tranquillo on Grieg Edition, Vol. 1 by Edvard Grieg & Various Artists
The Golden Cockerel Suite: I. Tsar Dodon in His Palace (Arr. for Cello & Piano) [Live] on Capriccioso: Under the Blue Skies by Alexander Rudin & Unknown Artist
2 Songs, Op. 56: No. 2, Summer Night's Dream on Rimsky-Korsakov: Songs, Complete by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Natalia Gerasimova, Marina Choutova, Alexei Martinov, Mikhail Lanskoi & Sergei Baikov
Cello Sonata in A Minor, Op. 36: III. Allegro molto e marcato on Grieg Edition, Vol. 1 by Edvard Grieg & Various Artists
In Spring, Op. 43: No. 2, Not the Wind, Blowing from the Heights on Rimsky-Korsakov: Songs, Complete by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov, Natalia Gerasimova, Marina Choutova, Alexei Martinov, Mikhail Lanskoi & Sergei Baikov

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Discography
Title Artist Year Type
Russian Songs Of The 1920s / Mélodies Russes Des Années 1920Sergei Prokofiev, Arthur Lourié, Alexander Mossolov, Vladimir Shcherbachov - Natalia Guerassimova / Vladimir Skanavi1990Album
Concerto For Three Pianos And Orchestra, KV 242 / Concerto For Two Pianos And Orchestra , KV 365Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Владимир Крайнев, Vladimir Viardo, Vladimir Skanavi, Lithuanian Chamber Orchestra1989Album
Sonatas For Violin And Piano = Сонаты Для Скрипки И ФортепианоNana Yashvili, Vladimir Skanavi - César Franck / Claude Debussy1985Album
Сонаты Для Скрипки И Фортепиано А. Шнитке И М. РавеляLiana Isakadze, Vladimir Skanavi - Alfred Schnittke / Maurice Ravel1978Album
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