myperfectpiano.com
Shan-shan Sun plays Nikolai Kapustin's Toccatina, Hamburg, Steinway D - My Perfect Piano founded by Louis-Spencer Smith
Classical Jazz Perfection How many of you have heard of Nikolai Kapustin? I had not – until recently, when pianist Richard Sherman shared the above video with me. Ukrainian-born Nikolai Girshevich Kapustin (*1937) studied with Avrelian Rubakh – who also taught Vladimir Horowitz – and initially pursued a classical career, both as performer and autodidact …