Died violinist Dmitri Kogan

© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Mackinderite in photobacteria Dmitry Kogan. Archival photoDied violinist Dmitri Kogan© RIA Novosti / Vladimir Mackinderite the image Bank

Honored artist of Russia, the famous violinist Dmitry Kogan died in Moscow on Tuesday at the age of 39 years, told RIA Novosti the relatives of the musician.

«Today in Moscow after a serious illness died the honoured artist of Russia, famous violinist Dmitry Kogan. The funeral will be held Saturday,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

Dmitri Kogan was born October 27, 1978 in Moscow at the famous musical dynasty. His grandfather was an outstanding violinist Leonid Kogan, grandma — a famous violinist and pedagogue Elizaveta Gilels, the father of conductor Pavel Kogan, the mother — pianist Love Kazinski, who graduated from the Academy of music. Gnesin.

Kogan since the age of six began studying the violin at the Central music school at the Moscow state Conservatory. P. I. Tchaikovsky.

© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite in photobacteria Dmitry Kogan during his speechDied violinist Dmitri Kogan© RIA Novosti / Ilya Petliurite in photobacteria Dmitry Kogan during a speech

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