Egon Petri

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    Paraphrase on "Wedding March" and "Elfin Chorus" from Mendelssohn's "Midsummer Night's Dream"Egon Petri
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    Fantasie on two motives from Mozart's "Marriage of Figaro"Egon Petri
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    Waltz from Gounod's "Faust"Egon Petri
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    Adélaide (after Beethoven)Egon Petri
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    Mephisto Waltz No.1, S.514Egon Petri

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        Despite his German birth and long residence, Petri came from Dutch stock. His father was violinist Henri Wilhelm Petri, who taught his son the instrument that teenage Egon played in the Dresden Court Orchestra (1899 - 1901) and in papa's string quartet. At age seven, however, he began piano lessons, notably with Teresa Carre+¦o (Louis Moreau Gottschalk's Venezuelan-born prot+¬g+¬). On reaching 20, encouraged by his father's friend Ferruccio Busoni, Petri decided the piano was hi... Read more

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