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The legendary pianists. BNA E.B. radio network brings you another in a series of recitals by keyboard giants of the early 20th century. These performances are selected from more than 1000 Recordings. On duo are reproducing piano rolls collected by Dr. Campbell stuff. The chairman of the music department at Washington State University. The duo art was a highly sophisticated refinement of the player piano. Developed to preserve actual performances of concert artists in the days before I like chronic record. Now here is Campbell stout. To introduce today's legendary pianist Percy Granger was born near Melbourne Australia in 1883 and died in the United States
in 1061 after a very active career as a concert artist. Perhaps it is because of his early close friendship with Edvard Grieg that he recorded so many of that composers works for the door. Today we will hear his performance of seven Norwegian folk songs arranged by Greig as part of his opus 66. The ones included our cattle call love song and all of ballet wedding song guardians cradle song peasant dance and wrapped in thought. I wonder.
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The concluding number on today's program will be the symphonic studies Opus 13 by Robert Schumann. Pretty Granger made this recording for the duo are about one thousand twenty five.
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Series
The legendary pianists II
Episode
Grieg and Schumann
Producing Organization
Washington State University
Contributing Organization
University of Maryland (College Park, Maryland)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/500-g15tc726
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Description
Episode Description
This program presents Percy Grainger playing Grieg's Norwegian Folk Songs and Schumann's Symphonic Etudes.
Other Description
Music by great early-twentieth century concert pianists who produced Duo-Art piano roll recordings before advent of electronic recording.
Broadcast Date
1964-01-30
Topics
Music
Media type
Sound
Duration
00:29:40
Credits
Announcer: Rundell, Hugh
Host: Stout, Kemble, 1916-
Performer: Grainger, Percy, 1882-1961
Producing Organization: Washington State University
AAPB Contributor Holdings
University of Maryland
Identifier: 63-39-21 (National Association of Educational Broadcasters)
Format: 1/4 inch audio tape
Duration: 00:29:30
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Citations
Chicago: “The legendary pianists II; Grieg and Schumann,” 1964-01-30, University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed August 12, 2022, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-g15tc726.
MLA: “The legendary pianists II; Grieg and Schumann.” 1964-01-30. University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. August 12, 2022. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-g15tc726>.
APA: The legendary pianists II; Grieg and Schumann. Boston, MA: University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-g15tc726