Myra Hess

    Myra Hess

    • Myra Hess
    Myra Hess

    Myra Hess

    • Myra Hess

    Myra Hess

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    Scarlatti: Sonata in G Major L 14Myra Hess
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    Bach: Preludio Corale per PentecosteMyra Hess
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    Szymanowski: Studio Op. 4 No. 3 in B-Flat MinorMyra Hess
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    Bach: Toccata in G MajorMyra Hess
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    Beethoven: Sonata, Op. 79: No. 25, VivaceMyra Hess

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        Dame Myra Hess was one of the best-known and most beloved of British pianists. She was a pupil of Julian Pascal and Orlando Morgan. At 12 she earned a scholarship to the Royal Academy of Music and became a pupil of Tobias Matthay, whom she viewed as her primary teacher. She debuted at the age of 17 in Beethoven's Fourth Concerto, with Thomas Beecham conducting. In a departure for pianists of her era she took a special interest in chamber music, including participating in a pian... Read more

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