Lympany, Dame Moura DBE FRAM
First name
Moura
Last name
Lympany
Date of Birth
18/08/1916
Place of Birth
Saltash, England, United Kingdom
Date of Death
28/03/2005
Place of Death
Menton, France
Biography
British concert pianist, made a DBE in 1991. Student (1929-1934) at the Royal Academy of Music, where she was awarded the Ada Lewis Scholarship and studied with Ambrose Coviello. Appointed a Fellow of the Royal Academy of Music (1948). Her teachers also included Weingarten, Verne, Steurmann and especially Tobias Matthay, and her recordings included the first complete Rachmaninoff preludes.