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Jul. 19 2019

7-20-19 Happy Birthday Leon Fleisher!

By Jonathan Palevsky | Posted in Host Blogs, Music In Maryland | No Comments

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This Tuesday, 7/23, Leon Fleisher turns 91!  We pay tribute to the great pianist who is probably more synonymous with classical music in Baltimore than anyone else.  Leon Fleisher has a fantastic discography we dip our toe in the pool!

PLAY DATE: Sat, 07/20/2019
6:00 PM 4497
Johann Sebastian Bach Chromatic Fantasia & Fugue in d BWV 903 Vanguard 1796
SOLO Leon Fleisher, piano LEE-on FLY-sher
12:27 C 1 10-11
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6:13 PM 1632
Franz Liszt Piano Sonata in b S 178 CBS/Sony 459972
SOLO Leon Fleisher, piano LEE-on FLY-sher
27:48 C 9 1-3
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6:43 PM 6521
Jerome Kern All the Things You Are Bridge 9429
SOLO Leon Fleisher, piano LEE-on FLY-sher
4:50 C 1 9-9
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6:49 PM 25388
Benjamin Britten Diversions for Piano(lft hand) and Orch.Phoenix 122
COND Sergiu Comissiona SAIR joo KOH miss ee oh nuh
ORCH Baltimore Symphony Orchestra
SOLO Leon Fleisher, piano LEE-on FLY-sher
23:16 C 1 4-16
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7:14 PM 783
Johannes Brahms Piano Quintet in f Op 34 CBS/Sony 459972
ORCH Juilliard String Quartet
SOLO Leon Fleisher, piano LEE-on FLY-sher
38:19 C 18 1-4
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7:54 PM 19963
William Bolcom Graceful Ghost CBS/Sony 64162
SOLO Leon Fleisher, piano LEE-on FLY-sher
SOLO Katherine Jacobson Fleisher
4:59 C 1 24-24
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Jonathan Palevsky

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