Evenings with Horowitz: An Intimate Portrait
The author from such highly acclaimed books as "Reflections From the Keyboard" details a special friendship between two musicians, covers a lifetime of musical wisdom, and contains countless anecdotes of the musical world.
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he heard and felt the tremendous excitement a great pianist could generate.
These were Hofmann's peak years, and no Slavic pianist of the period could rival
his torrential powers. Rachmaninoff, who, at that period, mostly conducted and ...
An Intimate Portrait David Dubal. executive, came over and said something in the
pianist's ear which made him get up. He waved to me and said, "Have Mr. Frost
bring you over the house." "I shall." On October 26, the Maestro played in Paris at
course, the importance of craft varies in degree with all accomplished pianists.
But in Horowitz's case, technical wizardry was the attainment of a transcendent
glory. Rubinstein was deeply jealous of Horowitz's mighty technical powers.
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Dubal, broadcaster, concert pianist, and faculty member at Juilliard draws upon his knowledgeable background to produce a fascinating portrait of the brilliant and electrifying pianist Vladimir ... Read full review
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