Welcome to the Piano World Piano Forums
Over 2 million posts about pianos, digital pianos, and all types of keyboard instruments
Join the World's Largest Community of Piano Lovers (it's free)
It's Fun to Play the Piano ... Please Pass It On!

Gifts and supplies for the musician

SEARCH
the Forums & Piano World

Trying Something New with Search
Piano Acc. & Gift Items in
Piano World's Online Store
In PianoSupplies.com ,(a division of Piano World) our online store for piano and music gifts and accessories, party goods, tuning equipment, piano moving equipment, benches, lamps and more.


Free Shipping on Jansen Artist Piano Benches
(ad) Pianoteq
(ad) Pearl River
Pearl River Pianos
(ad) Lindeblad Piano
Lindeblad Piano Restoration
(ad) P B Guide
Acoustic & Digital Piano Guide
Who's Online
63 registered (alx55, alerique, Adypiano, beet31425, AlexanderLee, AZNpiano, 11 invisible), 827 Guests and 6 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
(ad) Estonia Piano
Estonia Pianos
Quick Links to Useful Piano & Music Resources
Our Classified Ads
Find Piano Professionals-

*Piano Dealers - Piano Stores
*Piano Tuners
*Piano Teachers
*Piano Movers
*Piano Restorations
*Piano Manufacturers
*Organs

Quick Links:
*Advertise On Piano World
*Free Piano Newsletter
*Online Piano Recitals
*Piano Recitals Index
*Piano & Music Accessories
*Live Piano Venues
*Music School Listings
* Buying a Piano
*Buying A Acoustic Piano
*Buying a Digital Piano
*Pianos for Sale
*Sell Your Piano
*How Old is My Piano?
*Piano Books
*Piano Art, Pictures, & Posters
*Directory/Site Map
*Contest
*Links
*Virtual Piano
*Music Word Search
*Piano Screen Saver
*Piano Videos
*Virtual Piano Chords
Topic Options
#1852823 - 02/27/12 11:13 PM Cyrill Smith Rach3 1946 recording.
Rostosky Offline
3000 Post Club Member

Registered: 04/30/11
Posts: 3339
Loc: Lost in cyberspace.in the UK.
If you have never heard the First Englishman to record the Rach3 do feel free to check RST out.

The recordings made on the 22/23 January 1946 at Dudley town Hall with the City of Birmingham orchestra, show the exceptional talent and knowledge of Cyril Smith.

A personal friend of Rachmaninov, Cyril became professer of Piano at the RCM specialising in Rachmaninov.

After one performance, whilst receiving the congratulations of Rachmaninov , Rachmaninov said it was the best rendition he had heard.
(source Phyllis Sellick, (mrs Cyril Smith) concert pianist in her own right.)

well worth a listen...


Edited by Rostosky (02/27/12 11:15 PM)
_________________________


Rise like lions after slumber,in unvanquishable number. Shake your chains to earth like dew
which in sleep has fallen on you. Ye are many,they are few. Shelley

Founder and creator ofRostoskys 13th crystal skull project

Top
(ad) Piano & Music Accessories
piano accessories music gifts tuning and moving equipment
#1852831 - 02/27/12 11:28 PM Re: Cyrill Smith Rach3 1946 recording. [Re: Rostosky]
tangleweeds Offline

Silver Supporter until Jan 11 2012


Registered: 12/21/08
Posts: 1275
Loc: Portland, OR
Here's a helpful linky to the first of the posts containing this.
_________________________
Please step aside. You're standing in your own way.

intermittent piano blog

Top
#1852837 - 02/27/12 11:35 PM Re: Cyrill Smith Rach3 1946 recording. [Re: Rostosky]
Rostosky Offline
3000 Post Club Member

Registered: 04/30/11
Posts: 3339
Loc: Lost in cyberspace.in the UK.
Thank you Tangleweeds, I can never remember how to link to another thread, and cannot ask Mrs R, because she has shown me about 8 times allready!!!
Most gratefull.
_________________________


Rise like lions after slumber,in unvanquishable number. Shake your chains to earth like dew
which in sleep has fallen on you. Ye are many,they are few. Shelley

Founder and creator ofRostoskys 13th crystal skull project

Top

Moderator:  BB Player, casinitaly 
What's Hot!!
Posting Pictures on the Forums
-------------------
Forums Rules & Help
-------------------
ADVERTISE
on Piano World

The world's most popular piano web site.
-------------------
Piano Classified Ads
(ad 125) Sweetwater $4700 Giveaway
Sweetwater Giveaway
(ad) Yamaha CP Stage Pianos
Yamaha CP Stage Pianos - Learn More
(ad) Summer Keys
Summer Keys, a Music Adventure in Lubec, Maine
(ads) PD - WNG - MH
Wessell Nickel & Gross
Ad (the Piano Store)
the Piano Store - Restored Steinway Pianos
(125ad) Dampp Chaser
Dampp Chaser Piano Life Saver
New Topics - Multiple Forums
Pricing on Yamaha S6
by Sitbon
02/08/16 03:23 AM
Best settings for Galaxy Vintage D
by AlexanderLee
02/08/16 02:47 AM
piano teacher dilemma
by pianofan1017
02/07/16 10:23 PM
Used Kawai
by Graham W
02/07/16 08:55 PM
I search for Blueberry Hill, but one complete video.
by ster100
02/07/16 08:33 PM
Forum Stats
82,506 Registered Members
44 Forums
170,333 Topics
2,493,200 Posts

Most users ever online: 15,252 @ 03/21/10 11:39 PM

Visit our online store for gifts for music lovers

 
Help keep the forums up and running with a donation, any amount is appreciated!
Or by becoming a Subscribing member! Thank-you.
Donate   Subscribe
 
Our Piano Related Classified Ads
|
Dealers | Tuners | Lessons | Movers | Restorations | Pianos For Sale | Sell Your Piano |

Advertise on Piano World
| Subscribe | Piano World | PianoSupplies.com | Advertise on Piano World | Donate | Link to Us | Classifieds |
| |Contact | Privacy | Legal | About Us | Site Map | Free Newsletter | Press Room |


copyright 1997 - 2016 Piano World ® all rights reserved
No part of this site may be reproduced without prior written permission