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by Marianne
Thu May 12, 2011 10:44 pm
Forum: The Life of Sergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff
Topic: Rosina and Josef Lhevinne
Replies: 1
Views: 3184

Rosina and Josef Lhevinne

A unique film about these pianists there is on Youtube - check the name of the uploader: rosinafanboy I heard that Rosina and Josef Lhevinne helped Alexander Siloti a lot - when somebody wanted to let him go from Julliard, they said that they would rather give their salaries for him, only let him st...
by Marianne
Thu May 12, 2011 8:31 pm
Forum: Best Recordings
Topic: Don Cossack Choir Serge Jaroff and Rachmaninoff
Replies: 0
Views: 3401

Don Cossack Choir Serge Jaroff and Rachmaninoff

I wish I knew whether there is a record of complete Vespers by Don Cossack Choir I came across tis record of Rachmaninoff Vespers - Rejoice, O Virgin and uploaded it to youtube with Virgin icons youtube*com/watch?v=OhHAEzM57hU Please write if you know about other records of SVR's works done by Jarof...
by Marianne
Thu May 12, 2011 6:37 pm
Forum: The Life of Sergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff
Topic: Rare photos
Replies: 61
Views: 63386

Re: Rare photos

Image

Rachmaninoff together with Serge Jaroff and his famous Choir
by Marianne
Thu May 12, 2011 5:19 pm
Forum: S.V.Rachmaninoff's Legacy
Topic: Rachmaninoff festival "White Lilac"
Replies: 2
Views: 4659

Rachmaninoff festival "White Lilac"

New Rachmaninoff festival will take place in Kazan, Russia from May 27th - June 1st 2011. Rachmaninoff has been to Kazan, performed there. Special memorial desk will be attached to the building where he performed. Such pianists as Denis Matcuev, Boris Berezovskiy and Ramzi Yassa will come to play. A...
by Marianne
Sun Feb 06, 2011 8:52 am
Forum: The Life of Sergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff
Topic: Rachmaninoff and the conductors
Replies: 3
Views: 5075

Rachmaninoff and the conductors

Since on google images I've came across the photo where only Bruno Walter was pointed, though SVR behind him was obviously playing the piano, I am obsessed by the idea to find all the photos of every single conductor with whom Rachmaninoff played... And not only for the sence of that, but also becau...
by Marianne
Wed Jan 26, 2011 7:25 pm
Forum: The Life of Sergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff
Topic: Rachmaninoff was right-handed
Replies: 1
Views: 3836

Re: Rachmaninoff was right-handed

A perfect selection of photos that prove the fact!
Thank You, Zane!!!
by Marianne
Wed Jan 26, 2011 7:24 pm
Forum: The Life of Sergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff
Topic: Rare photos
Replies: 61
Views: 63386

Re: Rare photos

A great photo, Zane! Thank You!

Thank You, Concertoboy, also! Let us wish that this topic will be filled with new photos this year!
by Marianne
Thu Jan 06, 2011 10:42 pm
Forum: Best Recordings
Topic: Choose a nickname!
Replies: 0
Views: 3276

Choose a nickname!

If I were to choose a nickname

opus*#*

like Marie did

I would rather choose to be opus23#6

What about you?
by Marianne
Sun Jan 02, 2011 1:08 am
Forum: The Life of Sergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff
Topic: Abram Chasins
Replies: 9
Views: 10391

Re: Abram Chasins

It is! :D

Here one can listen to the voices of Abram Chasins and Friz Kreisler:

youtube*com/watch?v=gcrAHvLF3Ak

Let it be a Happy New Year present for all Rachmaninoff's epoch fans!
by Marianne
Fri Dec 10, 2010 12:32 pm
Forum: Recordings - CD/DVDs
Topic: CELLO SONATA - BEST RECORDINGS?
Replies: 4
Views: 7638

Re: CELLO SONATA - BEST RECORDINGS?

Good day, dear friends! And what do you think about Oborin & Knushevitsky play Rachmaninoff Cello Sonata Op. 19 on youtube? and K Georgian and V Krainev: Rachmaninov Cello Sonata 3rd movt and I like very very much this record: Szpilman & Ciechanski p.1 Rachmaninov Cello Sonata Search for the...
by Marianne
Fri Dec 10, 2010 12:25 pm
Forum: Rachmaninoff Weblinks (audio/video clips etc.)
Topic: Interview with Alexander Rachmaninoff
Replies: 6
Views: 7811

Re: Interview with Alexander Rachmaninoff

Thank you for the link!
It was not a pressure actually! An entreaty! 8)

Of course we would ask some other questions if we had a chance
by Marianne
Fri Dec 10, 2010 12:24 pm
Forum: The Life of Sergei Vasilyevich Rachmaninoff
Topic: Abram Chasins
Replies: 9
Views: 10391

Re: Abram Chasins

I do have them as a present from one of St.Petersburg pianists - Pavel Egorov

They are in Russian, they look like this:

Image

But I've got only the first and the third volume. I will go on searching for the second...

Why?
by Marianne
Mon Dec 06, 2010 2:25 pm
Forum: Rachmaninoff Weblinks (audio/video clips etc.)
Topic: Interview with Alexander Rachmaninoff
Replies: 6
Views: 7811

Re: Interview with Alexander Rachmaninoff

Hooray! They uploaded the video back! Please check the link again! Now it works!!! :P :D 8)
by Marianne
Mon Dec 06, 2010 10:01 am
Forum: Rachmaninoff Weblinks (audio/video clips etc.)
Topic: Interview with Alexander Rachmaninoff
Replies: 6
Views: 7811

Re: Interview with Alexander Rachmaninoff

A good video article from Russia Today channel about Moscow museum:

http://rt.com/news/prime-time/rakhmanin ... -pictures/
by Marianne
Mon Dec 06, 2010 9:58 am
Forum: Rachmaninoff Weblinks (audio/video clips etc.)
Topic: Interview with Alexander Rachmaninoff
Replies: 6
Views: 7811

Re: Interview with Alexander Rachmaninoff

I have the same problem! I'd love to hear the interview! :?

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