RECENT: Defining Our Field - what is 'classical music' to us, why are we involved and what can we learn from our differences? Read John Dante Prevedini's essay, watch the panel discussion and make your own comments.
Russian pianist and composer Aleksey Nasedkin was born in Moscow on 20 December 1942. He won several prizes for his piano playing, was a People's Artist of the Russian Federation, president of Russia's Schubert Society, a member of the USSR (and subsequently RF) Composers' Union and a professor at the Moscow Conservatory.
He died in Moscow on 4 December 2014, aged seventy-two.