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Beethoven: Bagatelle in A Minor, WoO 59 "Fur Elise"
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Beethoven: Bagatelle No. 25 in A minor, “Fur Elise”, WoO. 59
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Prelude No. 6
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Mozart: Sonata in E-flat Major, K. 282, 1. Adagio
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Bach: Chromatic Fantasy and Fugue in D minor, BWV 903, i. Fantasy

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Leon Fleisher

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Leon Fleisher was among the leading American pianists of his generation, but was stricken with a debilitating condition in his right hand, which forced him to withdraw from public performance in 1965. He soon reappeared in repertory for the left hand alone and also turned to conducting, but until the late '90s rarely performed music for two hands. Since about 1995 he has been active as a two-handed pianist. Early in his career Fleisher had become identified with the concertos of... Read more

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