Svjatoslav Richter

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Sviatoslav Teofilovich Richter (Святослав Теофилович Рихтер Sviatosláv Teofílovich Ríkhter,, Святослав Теофілович Ріхтер; – August 1, 1997) was a Soviet pianist well known for the depth of his interpretations, virtuoso technique, and vast repertoire. He is widely considered one of the greatest pianists of the 20th century.