Sokolov, Grigory Lipmanovich
Born April 18, 1950. Graduated from the Leningrad Rimsky- Korsakov State Conservatory.
Having been awarded the First Prize at the International Chaykovsky Contest in Moscow in 1966, became very popular, and that time he was 16 years old.
Has been teaching at the Conservatory since 1975.
Professor at the Special Piano-playing Department.
Often gives concerts in Russia and abroad. Works of different ears and styles are in his repertoire.
National Actor of the Russian Federation.