Pianist, chamber musician
The pianist Jascha Nemtsov, a soloist and an chamber musician was born in Magadan (Siberia, USSR) in 1963 and grew up in Saint Petersburg where he graduated from a special music school and was awarded a gold medal. He then continued his musical education at the Saint Petersburg Conservatory where he graduated with a concert diploma, with distinction. Since 1992 he lives in Germany where he started a brilliant international career. As a pianist he has recorded more than 30 CDs, featuring numerous world premiere recordings and a vast spectrum of repertoire from Romantic compositions such as Liszt and Raff to music of the New Jewish School, Turkish music (Saygun), Bartok, Shostakovich, Prokofiev and other modern Russian composers.