Leopold Godowsky: Twelve Impressions - Nazrin Rashidova (violin); Roderick Chadwick (piano)
Track Listing
  1. Poems (4), for piano: Avowal (Poem No. 2)
  2. Impressions (12) for violin & piano
  3. Waltz-Poems (2), for piano
  4. Alt-Wien, for piano (Triakontameron)
  5. Night Tangier
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Polish piano virtuoso Leopold Godowsky settled in the U.S., where he became a fixture of the concert scene in the first two decades of the 20th century. He also wrote a good deal of music performable by lesser talents, and those whose piano benches contain some older collections of short pieces probably already own some of it. The music for violin and piano heard here falls into that latter category and is by now almost completely unknown. Some of it was dedicated to Fritz Kreisler, and it suffers in its conventional ...

Leopold Godowsky: Twelve Impressions 2013, Naxos

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