Shura Cherkassky (October 7, 1911 - December 27, 1995) Ukrainian, classical pianist known for his brilliant, if sometimes idiosyncratic performances of the romantic repertoire.
Born in Odessa, Cherkassky's family fled to United States to escape the bolshevik Revolution. He continued his piano studies at the Curtis Institute of Music under Józef Hofmann.
Cherkassky concertized actively until the end of his life, and many…
|1||Etudes, Op. 10: No. 1 in C||1,135 listeners|
|2||Play on spotify||Boogie Woogie Etude||862 listeners|
|3||Mazurka In B Minor, Op. 33 No. 4||817 listeners|
|4||Etudes, Op. 10: No. 3 in E||362 listeners|
|5||Piano Concerto No. 3 in D minor, Op. 30: I. Allegro ma non tanto||318 listeners|
|6||Nouvelles Etudes, Op. Posth.: No. 2 in D flat||290 listeners|
|7||Gould: Boogie Woogie Etude||252 listeners|
|8||Play on spotify||Etudes, Op. 10: No. 2 in A minor||245 listeners|
|9||Liebesträume, Notturnos for Piano, S. 541: No. 3 In A-Flat Major: "O Lieb So Lang' Du Lieben Kannst"||227 listeners|
|10||12 Etudes, Op. 25: No. 1 In A Flat Major (Chopin)||217 listeners|