Music and Vision homepage Ask Alice - Fridays at M&V

Victor Babin

Russian pianist and composer Victor Babin was born in Moscow on 13 December 1908. He studied in Berlin with both Schnabel and Schreker, and departed for America in 1937. His marriage and partnership with Vitya Vronsky brought them fame as a piano duo. In 1961 he became Director of the Cleveland Institute of Music, and died in Cleveland on 1 March 1972.

A selection of M&V articles about Victor Babin

DVD Spotlight. Visually Captivating - The Labèque sisters play Stravinsky and Debussy, reviewed by Patric Standford. 'Altogether an impressive production with excellent performances.'


 << Music & Vision home                Classical music news >>


Classical Music Programme Notes for concerts and recordings, by Malcolm Miller