Photo by K. Shapiro, St. Petersburg, Russia Anton G. RUBINSHTEIN (1829 - 1894) was a famous Russian composer, piano player, conductor, and music teacher. His was the brother of pianist Nikolai Rubinstein. Due to Rubinstein’s efforts, the first Russian conservatory was opened in St. Petersburg in 1862. One of his famous students was Pyotr Tchaikovsky. C4870 RUBINSTEIN, A. G. (Рубинштейн А.Г.)