Cellist- Gregor Piatigorsky

Cellist- Gregor Piatigorsky (written work, Book)

Listening experiences

1425336614805: That evening he [Piatigorsky’s father] took me to ...

1425336696533: My first teacher was Father, who, although a violi...

1425427385881: Professor von Glehn was not very demanding, and he...

1425427590149: I passed through the narrow stage door with Profes...

1425427710773: Nadja [Piatigorsky’s sister] recovered slowly, but...

1425428001979: Now he [Eugen D’Albert] was coming to Warsaw to pl...

1425428204297: There were many visiting artists whom I heard for ...

1425428483059: At the fifth lesson the professor [Hugo Becker] wa...

1425500308158: The trio [The Pozniak Trio] had a busy schedule, b...

1425500864102: I found the countess at the piano, playing the Jun...

1425501068840: Suddenly I was overcome by great fatigue. The cell...

1425512667568: In the morning I was awakened by the orchestra pla...

1425513124699: Aside from the conductors, the parade of people re...

1425513416994: Yet not every Furtwängler concert was all glory. I...

1425514535907: I wish all young musicians could have witnessed th...

1425551046083: “Mr. Casals,” I was introduced to a little bald ma...

1425551340761: Another far more serious accident happened in Hamb...

1425552588871: I eagerly awaited the recital of Heifetz. I had ne...

1425552751761: When not playing myself, I attended the concerts o...

1425553089186: After a few pleasant days with Jacques [Thibaud] h...

1425553407842: Horowitz looked at the piano. He moved toward it a...

1425553616814: Unlike Volodja [Vladimir Horowitz], who when not p...

1425553718875: One afternoon we had an unexpected visitor. As if ...

1426323035246: But as an artist Volodja [Vladimir Horowitz] was a...

1426323184424: There were concerts in many cities, but I believe ...

1426323306419: Before leaving for Germany, I spent a few hours in...

1426323416410: One of the concerts was the guitar recital of Andr...

1426323545763: The first thing upon arrival in Vienna, I called O...

1426324402758: After excessive consumption of bouillabaisse it wa...

1426324488998: To find a sensitive musician and an agreeable comp...

1426374619196: In New York again, one morning I faced the great o...

1426375033937: From coast to coast, in every major orchestra were...

1426615955626: I left my cello in the room, sneaked past the cler...

1426616090276: One of the few remaining concerts was at the Schol...

1426616246165: Things did not work smoothly either with the sonat...

1426616365542: The recording room was crowded with gentlemen of t...

1426616435169: To the pleasant things in London also belonged my ...

1426637348309: One day in Paris a young man came to audition for ...

1426637598799: By the time I had finished my drink, he looked [lo...

1426637836884: The first half of the program went very well, and ...

1426638296501: Maestro [Toscanini] at the piano, we began the con...

1426638483664: He [Berezowsky] established himself in my room and...

1426638591781: Playing bridge, he [Serguei Prokofieff] was even m...

1426807209967: I heard it [Sinfonia Concertante, Opus 125] master...

1426807355932: Incidentally, my ambition was to hear Maestro [Tos...

1426807670732: Finally the night of the concert arrived. Half dea...

1426807836782: After losing our way in a labyrinth of corridors a...

1426807905801: I had no opportunity to come in contact with Japan...

1426807961954: “Here is something for you to try- a superb Montag...

1426808040070: About two years later my friend Rembert Wurlitzer,...

1426808145994: I played the “Batta” [cello] for a long time befor...

1426808236673: Just as it is now, only it [visit to the Royal Pa...

1427109718628: My first orchestral concert was in Philadelphia, u...

1427111084553: There was no printed program. The familiar Kreisle...

author

Gregor Piatigorsky

published in

1976

publisher

Da Capo Press

ISBN

0-306-70822-1

includes

excerpt from 'Cellist- Gregor Piatigorsky' pp. 182-183 (106 words)

excerpt from 'Cellist- Gregor Piatigorsky' pp. 145-146 (363 words)

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excerpt from 'Cellist- Gregor Piatigorsky' pp. 224-225 (162 words)

Cite as Gregor Piatigorsky, Cellist- Gregor Piatigorsky (New York, 1976)
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