SEPTEMBER 1943

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was born in Odessa in 1890, won the Rubinstein Prize at the age of 9, and at 14 became a pupil of Leschetizky in Vienna. His London debut in 1909 was the commencement of a brilliant career, and within a few years his fame as a leading interpreter of classica I-romantic piano music had become international.

He was a great friend and admirer of Rachmaninoff, of whose works he has made a number of superb records, including the Second Concerto and the Rhapsody on a theme of Paganini.

HIS LATEST RECORDING Medtner - Sonata in G Minor, Op. 22 C 3310-11

OTHER OUTSTANDING

WORKS With The London Philharmonic Orchestra Rachmaninoff - Concerto No. 2 in}

C Minor, Op. 18 _ _ _ _ C 2973-6

Rachmaninoff-Rhapsody on a Theme} C 3062-4

of Paganini, Op. 43 . - Beethoven - Concerto No . 5 in}

E Flat , Op. 73 (The" Emperor ") _ C 3043-7

With The Halle Orchestra

Grieg - Concerto in A Minor, Op. 16 C 3264-7