Leo Vinokur is an intellectual virtuoso. His game combines a brilliant keyboard acrobatics, a highly developed "sound culture" and curiosity.
Curiosity is aimed at revealing the true, deeper meaning of music, built into the score, deciphering his message and translating it into a believable musical discourse. The prodigy from St. Petersburg made his professional concert at the age of 13 in the Leningrad Philharmonic. He continued to win concert halls in Russia, and then the Western world in a career that developed carefree.
This highly educated, critical and completely self-critical artist is now one of the most respected pianists of his generation. He is especially appreciated by specialists who constantly praise his ability to discover new things in familiar material.