Nikita Magaloff’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

February 21, 1912

Death Date

December 26, 1992

Age of Death

80 years

Cause of Death

N/A

Place of Death

Vevey, Switzerland

Profession

Pianist

The pianist Nikita Magaloff died at the age of 80. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Known for his advocacy of Chopin. He eventually performed and recorded the composer’s complete piano works. He was respected by Ravel.

His family lived in Finland for a time where he studied with Alexander Siloti. He then attended the Paris Conservatory under the tutelage of Isidor Philipp.

His playing became less refined and elegant later on in life and more experimental and complex.