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 Offer,Great Pianists - Women at the Piano Volume 1

An Anthology of Historic Performances (1926-1952)

Monique de la Bruchollerie, Guiomar Novaes, Iris Loveridge, Marie Novello, Gaby Casadesus, Myra Hess, Reah Sadowsky, Ray Lev, Maryla Jonas, Aline Isabelle van Barentzen, Marguerite Long, Ruth Slenczynska, Hilde Somer, Emma Boynet, Jeanne-Marie Darré, Una Mabel Bourne, Moura Lympany, Sari Biro, Jeanne...

…you will find evidence in these 22 examples of an irrepressible joy in performance, of a charm and spontaneity rarely encountered in today's more correct but more circumspect pianists, be they... More…

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Contents

Saint-Saëns: 6 Etudes, Op. 111

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  • Monique de la Bruchollerie (piano)
  • Recorded: 22 October 1947

6 Etudes, Op. 111: No. 6. Toccata

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Philipp: Pastels, Op. 24

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  • Guiomar Novaes (piano)
  • Recorded: 3 January 1947

Pastels, Op. 24: No. 3. Feux-follets, "Will-of-the-Wisp"

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Palmgren: Spring, Op. 47

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  • Iris Loveridge (piano)
  • Recorded: 27 November 1946

Spring, Op. 47: No. 1. Evening Whispers

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 Excerpt, Arensky: Characteristic Pieces (24), Op. 36

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  • Marie Novello (piano)
  • Recorded: 1 May 1927

24 Characteristic Pieces, Op. 36: No. 13. Etude de Concert in F sharp major

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 Excerpt, Couperin, F: Pièces de clavecin III: Ordre 14ème in D major / minor

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  • Gaby Casadesus (piano)
  • Recorded: 1945

Pieces de Clavecin, Book 3, 14th Ordre in D major-minor: VI. Le carillon de Cithere

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 Excerpt, Pick-Mangiagalli: Lunaires (2), Op. 33

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  • Sari Biro (piano)
  • Recorded: 20 October 1944

2 Lunaires, Op. 33: No. 2. La danza di Olaf

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 Excerpt, Debussy: Images pour piano - Book 2

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  • Dame Myra Hess (piano)
  • Recorded: 17 February 1928

Images, Book 2: No. 3. Poissons d'or (Goldfish)

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Guion: Country Jig in D major

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  • Jeanne Behrend (piano)
  • Recorded: 3 July 1940

Vianna: Corta-Jaca

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  • Reah Sadowsky (piano)
  • Recorded: 1948

Prokofiev: Music for Children, Op. 65

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  • Ray Lev (piano)
  • Recorded: 1946

Music for Children, Op. 65: No. 2. Valse

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 Excerpt, Handel: Keyboard Suite, HWV 432 in G minor

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  • Maryla Jonas (piano)
  • Recorded: 23 September 1947

Harpsichord Suite No. 7 in G minor, HWV 432: VI. Passacaglia

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 Excerpt, Falla: Cuatro piezas españolas

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  • Aline Isabelle van Barentzen (piano)
  • Recorded: 11 June 1928

4 Pieces espagnoles: IV. Andaluza

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Bax: Paean

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  • Harriet Cohen (piano)
  • Recorded: 7 July 1938

Stavenhagen: Pieces (3), Op. 5

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  • Eileen Joyce (piano)
  • Recorded: 11 January 1937

3 Pieces, Op. 5: No. 3. Menuetto scherzando

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Milhaud: L'Automne, Op. 115

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  • Marguerite Long (piano)
  • Recorded: 10 May 1935

L’automne, Op. 115: No.2. Alfama

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 Excerpt, Rachmaninov: Preludes Op. 23 Nos. 1-10

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  • Ruth Slenczynska (piano)
  • Recorded: 1945

10 Preludes, Op. 23: No. 5 in G minor

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Grünfeld: Soiree de Vienne - Concert Paraphrase from Strauss' Waltzes from Die Fledermaus and others, Op. 56

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  • Hilde Somer (piano)
  • Recorded: 1952

Soiree de Vienne, Op. 56

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Chabrier: Bourrée Fantasque

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  • Emma Boynet (piano)
  • Recorded: 31 March 1938

 Excerpt, Liszt: Transcendental Studies, S139 Nos. 1-12

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  • Jeanne-Marie Darre (piano)
  • Recorded: 1 May 1944

12 Etudes d'execution transcendante, S139 / R2b: No. 5 in B major, Feux follets

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Pierné, G: Étude de concert

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  • Lucette Descaves (piano)
  • Recorded: 3 October 1946

Paderewski: Humoresques de concert, Op. 14

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  • Una Mabel Bourne (piano)
  • Recorded: 7 October 1926

Humoresques de concert, Op. 14: No. 6. Cracovienne fantastique in B minor

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 Excerpt, Liszt: Années de pèlerinage, 3ème année (7 pieces), S. 163

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  • Dame Moura Lympany (piano)
  • Recorded: 22 December 1947

Annees de pelerinage, 3rd year, S163 / R10: IV: Les jeux d'eau a la villa d'Este

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