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Remembering The Late, Great Glenn Gould

Remembering The Late, Great Glenn Gould Stephen Cera Independent Music Professional Posted: 02/24/2016 3:17 pm EST Updated: 02/24/2016 3:59 pm EST The late Glenn Gould was a Canadian national treasure. One of the great pianists of the 20th century, his rare intellect, as...

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Charles Rosen: Legacy of a Master Pianist

Charles Rosen: Legacy of a Master Pianist Stephen Cera Independent Music Professional Posted: 01/25/2015 10:18 pm EST Updated: 03/28/2015 5:59 am EDT Weighed down with huge back catalogues and diminishing demand, classical record companies have been issuing a steady ...

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Mahler Discography Review by Stephen Cera

The Mahler Discography review appeared in International Record Review (U.K.) in November 2010. Mahler Discography Second edition. Péter Fülöp Mikrokosmos Co. Ltd, Toronto, with Mikzol KFT, Budapest (hardback, 568 pages, illustrated, includes CD of rare 1949 recording of Mahle...

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BRILLIANT CONCERTIZING FROM A RECLUSIVE VIRTUOSO

BRILLIANT CONCERTIZING FROM A RECLUSIVE VIRTUOSO by Stephen Cera Originally published in The Wall Street Journal on September 12, 1986. “The concert is dead,” Glenn Gould said 20 years ago. The brilliant Canadian pianist, who died in 1982, predicted the complete demise of...

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