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Felix Mendelssohn (3 February 1809 - 4 November 1847) was a German composer, pianist, organist and conductor of the early Romantic period. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Felix_Mendelssohn

Felix Mendelssohn February 1809 - 4 November great German composer, pianist, organist and conductor of the Romantic period.

Galería de fotos Arrau 05 Madurez ArrauHouse

Claudio Arrau Beethoven Piano Sonata No. 32 (Full) My favorite sonata for piano.

Glenn Gould (1932-1982) and Herbert von Karajan (1908-1989)

Herbert List, Canadian pianist Glenn Gould (left) and Austrian conductor Herbert von Karajan during a rehearsal with the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, West Berlin, Germany.

Emil Gilels (1916-1985) Russian pianist; known for his "golden sound - an ability to execute the most taxing passages without compromising his burnished tone or depth of feeling.

Emil Gilels born in Odessa later moved to Moscow The 10 Greatest Pianists of All Time - Classical Music - Limelight Magazine

Glenn Gould (33 / 56)

Glenn Gould in Columbia Records’ Street Studio in New York, in June while recording Bach’s Goldberg Variations. Photos by Dan Weiner.

Vladimir Horowitz (1903-1989) Russian-born pianist who moved to the West at age 21; most famous for his performances of Romantic Era piano repertoire; sparkling virtuosity

Vladimir Horowitz Russian-born pianist who moved to the West at age most famous for his performances of Romantic Era piano repertoire;

Sviatoslav Richter plays Prokofiev: Suggestion Diabolique ... very well.

Sviatoslav Richter plays Rachmaninoff Concerto No. 2 What a beautiful piece of music

Claudio Arrau, [Claudio Arrau León] Chilean pianist (1903 - 1991)

Claudio Arrau, [Claudio Arrau León] Chilean pianist (1903 - 1991)

Glenn Gould, New York, 1956, photo by Gordon Parks via varietas

Glenn Gould: “I believe in God — Bach’s God.” March Columbia recording studio, New York - Pianist Glenn Gould listening intensely while a section of his performance of Bach’s Golderg Variations is played back. Photograph by Gordon Parks for LIFE Magazine.