Notes and Editorial Reviews
The renowned Hungarian-born pianist Lili Krauss (1903-1983) is presented in television performances from the archives of Radio-Canada, Montreal (1960-1961). Works include Bach's Chromatic Fantasy & Fugue; Mozart's Fantasy in D minor, Variations on a Theme of Gluck, and Sonata in A Major, K.331; and Schubert's Impromptu in E-flat Major. The bonus material on this DVD presents the televised studio performance of the American premiere of Schubert's previously lost 'Grazer Fantasy' and a discussion of the work with Lili Kraus and music critic and author Michael Steinberg. 50 minutes, black & white/colour.