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Track(s) taken from CDA66371/2

Klavierstück über ein fremdes Thema, S387a

origin unknown, formerly misattributed to Auber

Leslie Howard (piano)
Recording details: December 1989
Unknown, Unknown
Produced by Martin Compton
Engineered by Tryggvi Tryggvason
Release date: July 1990
Total duration: 2 minutes 44 seconds

Cover artwork: Faust and Mephistopheles by Ferdinand-Victor-Eugène Delacroix (1798-1863)
Reproduced by permission of The Wallace Collection, London


'Outstanding' (CDReview)

'Leslie Howard domine avec beaucoup de chic le barrage technique des difficultés pianistiques' (EcouterVoir, France)
This piece may not even be by Auber—the New Liszt Edition is calling it—Piece on an unknown theme—but its operatic origin seems certain from its narrative style, and it is a splendid melody which wants rescuing.

from notes by Leslie Howard © 1990

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