File MS-5-2, Box 8, Folder 22 - School of advanced piano playing : exercises

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School of advanced piano playing : exercises

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Rafael Joseffy

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MS-5-2, Box 8, Folder 22

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  • 1902 (Creation)
    Joseffy, Rafael
  • 1902 (Publication)
    New York (N.Y.)

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128 pages

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Rafael Joseffy was a Hungarian pianist, teacher, and composer. He studied with a number of teachers, including Ignaz Moscheles, Carl Tausig, and Franz Liszt. In 1879, he moved to New York City, where he spent the rest of his life.

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File contains a piano technique book used and annotated by Ellen Ballon, presumably while studying with Rafael Joseffy.

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Description crated by Rebecca Shaw on February 26, 2018.

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  • English

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  • Box: MS-5-2, Box 8