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#358663 - 04/25/05 04:47 PM Alexander Borovsky
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Registered: 09/16/01
Posts: 1861
Loc: United Kingdom
Anyone heard of this pianist (1889-1968)?

I hadn't, but I recently acquired a vinyl set of his Bach English Suites, recorded in 1953. The playing is really wonderful; so intuitive and full of life. Sadly, it seems there's only one CD release of his recordings: Liszt's Hungarian Rhapsodies and some Bach Concerti.

Does anyone know of anything else he might have recorded, or anything about him at all, for that matter? He was a phenomenal pianist - that much is clear.


David
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"After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music." - Aldous Huxley

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#358664 - 08/08/08 03:03 PM Re: Alexander Borovsky
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Registered: 12/29/06
Posts: 6
Loc: Albany, NY
Yes, I'm writing his biography. He was a dear friend and teacher. I have all of his LP's and am looking for producer who might be willing to reissue any of his LP's which I've had digitally transferred to CD.

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