Recordings of Polish pianist Paderewski

January 10, 2015
 

From the 1890s on, he was the most famous performing artist. For his adoring concert audiences, Paderewski was the embodiment of the concept "piano virtuoso." His stirring advocacy of independence for his native Poland complemented his artistic image. He made a number of recordings, especially of the piano music of Chopin. We'll look at his recorded legacy.


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