Revisited, with the benefit of the SP15 and in 24/192 Incredible find in a flea market, some years ago…for a few bucks! Decca recordings pressed by Mercury/Philips, almost NM!
The premature death of the genious US-American pianist (with Russian-Jewish origins) Julius Katchen in 1969 (due to leukaemia), at the age of 42 years, will never give an answer to the question about the best pianist of the last century. Anyway, he was one of the best!
Composer: Ludwig van Beethoven
Performer: Julius Katchen
Orchestra: London Symphony Orchestra Conductor: Pierino Gamba Vinyl (1959-1964)
Number of discs: 4
Format: Flac Label: Decca DR-Analysis: DR 14
Size: 7.97 GB
Killed by leucemia at the age of 42, Julius Katchen was on the way to become the greatest pianist of the 20th century. Please, honour him by getting everything you can find of him. Reposted, now with FF links # Composer: Edvard Grieg, Robert Schumann # Performer: Julius Katchen
# Orchestra: Israel Philarmonic Orchestra
# Conductor: Istvan Kertesz
# Vinyl (1962) # Number of Discs: 1 # Format: Flac # Label: Decca # DR-Analysis: DR 13
# ASIN CD: not found # Size: 1.02 GB # Scan: yes # Server: FileFactory