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The Snake Charmer by Henri Rousseau (1844-1910)
Track(s) taken from CDA66459
Recording details: September 1990
St Michael's Church, Highgate, London, United Kingdom
Produced by Martin Compton
Engineered by Antony Howell
Release date: June 1991
Total duration: 4 minutes 59 seconds

'A very enjoyable disc indeed' (The Good CD Guide)

'The best Gottschalk disk currently available' (Fanfare, USA)

'An important and recommendable issue … to be welcomed wholeheartedly' (CDReview)

Minuit à Séville 'Caprice', RO170 Op 30
composer
1852/6; published in New York in 1858

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Midnight in Seville, composed during Gottschalk’s sojourn in Spain but not published until 1856 when he included it in his New York recitals. With its pianistic evocations of the guitar,it is a precursor of the Spanish keyboard school of Albéniz and Granados.

from notes by Jeremy Nicholas © 1990

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'Gottschalk: The Complete Solo Piano Music' (CDS44451/8)
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