Shura Cherkassky

Shura Cherkassky, American pianist. Born 7 October 1909. Died 27 December 1995
Shura Cherkassky
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1909-10-07
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Shura Cherkassky

Shura Cherkassky Biography (Wikipedia)

Shura Cherkassky (Russian: Александр (Шура) Исаакович Черкасский; 7 October 1909 – 27 December 1995) was an American classical pianist known for his performances of the romantic repertoire. His playing was characterized by a virtuoso technique and singing piano tone. For much of his later life, Cherkassky resided in London.

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Frédéric Chopin
Nocturne in F minor, Op 55 no 1
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Nocturne in F minor, Op 55 no 1
Frédéric Chopin
Ballade No 1 in G minor, Op 23
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Ballade No 1 in G minor, Op 23
Cécile Louise Chaminade
Autrefois (6 Pieces humoristiques, Op.87)
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Autrefois (6 Pieces humoristiques, Op.87)
Franz Schubert
Moment Musical no 3 in F Minor
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Moment Musical no 3 in F Minor
Igor Stravinsky
3 Movements from Petrushka transcribed by Stravinsky for solo piano
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3 Movements from Petrushka transcribed by Stravinsky for solo piano
Felix Mendelssohn
Prelude and Fugue No.1 in E minor (Op.35)
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Prelude and Fugue No.1 in E minor (Op.35)
Shura Cherkassky
Encores: Melody in F Opus 3 No.1 + Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
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Encores: Melody in F Opus 3 No.1 + Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Sergey Rachmaninov
Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor, Op 18
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Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor, Op 18
Frédéric Chopin
Preludes, op.28: Nos 4, 10 & 17
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Preludes, op.28: Nos 4, 10 & 17
Aaron Copland
El salon Mexico
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El salon Mexico
Henry Litolff
Concerto symphonique No 4 in D minor (2nd mvt)
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Concerto symphonique No 4  in D minor (2nd mvt)
Franz Schubert
Piano Sonata in A major, D 959
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Piano Sonata in A major, D 959
Frédéric Chopin
Mazurka in F minor, Op 7 No 3
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Mazurka in F minor, Op 7 No 3
Sergey Rachmaninov
Variations on a theme of Corelli, Op 42
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Variations on a theme of Corelli, Op 42
Camille Saint‐Saëns
Piano Concerto No.2 in G minor (Op.22)
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Piano Concerto No.2 in G minor (Op.22)
Shura Cherkassky
Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 1
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Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 1
Frédéric Chopin
24 Preludes Op.28, no.17 in A flat major
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24 Preludes Op.28, no.17 in A flat major
Moritz Moszkowski
Caprice Espagnole, Op.37
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Caprice Espagnole, Op.37
Frédéric Chopin
Preludes, Op 28 (Nos 4, 6, 10, 13, 17, 20 and 23)
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Preludes, Op 28 (Nos 4, 6, 10, 13, 17, 20 and 23)
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Past BBC Events

Proms 1993: Prom 26
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Royal Albert Hall
1993-08-08T11:12:41
8
Aug
1993

Proms 1993: Prom 26

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1985: Prom 60 - Last Night of the Proms 1985
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Royal Albert Hall
1985-09-14T11:12:41
14
Sep
1985

Proms 1985: Prom 60 - Last Night of the Proms 1985

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1985: Prom 58
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Royal Albert Hall
1985-09-12T11:12:41
12
Sep
1985

Proms 1985: Prom 58

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1983: Prom 39
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Royal Albert Hall
1983-08-30T11:12:41
30
Aug
1983

Proms 1983: Prom 39

Royal Albert Hall
Proms 1962: Prom 43
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Royal Albert Hall
1962-09-08T11:12:41
8
Sep
1962

Proms 1962: Prom 43

Royal Albert Hall

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