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Maria Grinberg (Piano)

Born: 6th September 1908, Odessa, Ukraine

Died: 14th July 1978, Tallinn, Estonia

Nationality: Russian

Maria Grinberg was a Russian pianist. She was born in Odessa, Ukraine, then part of the Russian Empire. Her father was a Hebrew scholar and her mother taught piano privately. Until the age of 18, Maria took piano lessons from Odessa's noted teacher David Aisberg. Eventually she became a pupil of Felix Blumenfeld (who also taught Vladimir Horowitz) and later, after his death, continued her studies with Konstantin Igumnov at the Moscow Conservatory.