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The Art of Piano - Great Pianists of the 20th Century

Release Date: 07/26/2011 
Label:  Kultur Video   Catalog #: 4732  
Composer:  Various
Performer:  Zoltán KocsisGary GraffmanPiotr AnderszewskiGyörgy Sándor,   ... 
Number of Discs: 1 
Length: 1 Hours 47 Mins. 

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From Ignaz Jan Paderewski in 1936 to Claudio Arrau in 1970, The Art of Piano – Great Pianists of the 20th Century contains some of the most fascinating material, historically and musically, from the world's film and television archives. Featured pianists also include Wilhelm Backhaus, Alfred Cortot, György Cziffra, Annie Fischer, Edwin Fischer, Emil Gilels, Glenn Gould, Myra Hess, Josef Hofmann, Vladimir Horowitz, Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli, Benno Moiseiwitsch, Francis Planté, Sergei Rachmaninov, Sviatoslav Richter, and Artur Rubinstein, with commentaries by Piotr Anderszewski, Daniel Barenboim, Schuyler Chapin, Sir Colin Davis, Gary Graffman, Evgeny Kissin, Zoltán Kocsis, Stephen Kovacevich, Paul Myers, Read more Gennadi Rozhdestvensky, György Sandor, and Tamás Vásáry.

Region: ALL, NTSC
Running Time: 107 minutes
Color: Color/B&W
Subtitles: English, French, Spanish, Japanese
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Works on This Recording

Work(s) by Various
Performer:  Zoltán Kocsis (Piano), Gary Graffman (Piano), Piotr Anderszewski (Piano),
György Sándor (Piano), Tamás Vásáry (Piano), Claudio Arrau (Piano),
Daniel Barenboim (Piano), Evgeny Kissin (Piano), Stephen Kovacevich (Piano)

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