Sviatoslav Richter (1915 – 1997)
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2. Sviatoslav Richter (1915 – 1997)
The Soviet pianist's interpretations of piano repertoire are internationally recognised. He said: "Life unfolds for me like a theatre presenting a sequence of somewhat unreal sentiments; while the things of art are real to me and go straight to my heart."