Ruth Slenczynska
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Ruth Slenczynska

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Famous as a child prodigy, pianist Ruth Slenczynska survived some very difficult early years by withdrawing from concert performance, regrouping to get her life in order, and re-emerging as a mature artist. That the trauma imposed by a demanding father failed to crush her spirit or damage her musicality is a remarkable story. That perhaps her finest recording was made at the age of 75 is more remarkable still. After purging the ghosts of a childhood denied her, Slenczynska perfo... Read more

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