OSSIP GABRILOWITSCH (1878-1936): Gavotte, Op. 2/2, Thème varié, Op. 4, MARK HAMBOURG (1879-1960): Gavotte moderne, Variations on a Theme of Paganini, MICHAEL ZADORA (1882-1946): Siciliano from J.S. Bach's Flute Sonata, BWV 1031, "Lachen und Weinen" D 777 by Schubert, Aria "Gebt mir meinen Jesum wieder" from Bach's St. Matthew Passion, BWV 244, "Hör' ich das Liedchen klingen" by Schumann from Dichterliebe, Op. 48, "In dulci jubilo" Bach organ choral, BWV 751, "Pizzicati" after Delibes from the Ballet Sylvia, IGNAZ FRIEDMAN (1882-1948): "Alt Wien II" after Dances of Schubert, Mazurka, Op. 49/1, Praeludium, Op. 48/2, Gigue from Handel's Harpsichord Suite No. 10 in D Minor, HWV 436, Weiner Tanz No. 6 after Motifs of Eduard Gärtner.
Catalogue Number: 01L048
Label: Antes Edition
Reference: BM-CD 31.9258
Description: Original compositions and transcriptions by pianist-composers who studied with Leschetizky, of whom the likely least well-known, Hambourg and Zadora, are notable not only for the extreme virtuosity demanded but also for their extraordinarily dense textures. Tobias Bigger (piano).