Vera Lotar Shevchenko was a French pianist who studied with Alfred Cortot, married a Russian - both arrested and sent to Siberia. She survived ( her husband did not) and later in the 60's was able to record again. There's recordings available to listen on Youtube. I learned about this remarkable artist after reading "The Lost Pianos of Siberia" by Sophy Roberts.
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Recording of Vera Lotar-Shevchenko playing Beethoven op.111
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