Nelly Akopian-Tamarina

Нелли Суреновна Акопян-Тамарина

b. 5 January 1941

Akopian-Tamarina studied at the Central Music School with Anaida Sumbatyan, and at the Moscow Conservatory with Goldenweiser and a young Dmitri Bashkirov.

She won the 1963 Schumann Competition in Zwickau.

For Melodiya she recorded Schumann's Piano Concerto (1966) and Chopin's 24 Preludes (1970). In 2017 and 2020 Pentatone released CDs of her playing Brahms, Chopin, Janacek, Medtner and Liadov.