Volkonsky, Andrey Mikhaylovich
- Frans C. Lemaire
(b Geneva, Feb 14, 1933; d Aix-en-Provence, Sep 16, 2008). Russian composer and harpsichordist. Volkonsky is descended from a famous noble Russian family who had emigrated to Switzerland before moving to Paris in 1945. There he received lessons from Dinu Lipatti (piano), but these were interrupted when the family returned to the Soviet Union in ...