> Charles Rosen recorded for various companies, some now defunct. His 1960s
> set of
> late Beethoven sonatas on Sony is still one of the best. He recorded
> other Beethoven, Schumann, Chopin, Haydn, Liszt; and 20C music by
> Stravinsky, Webern, Boulez and Carter.
> His book "The Classical Style" is a standard text. He has written
> several other books, especially on the romantic era; and he has a PhD in
> French literature.
> I think he is now retired.
> Don Cox
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Don-Thanks for the info. Besides the Siena Pianoforte disk I also bought
Charles Rosen's Goldberg Variations on Amazon. The little snippets
available on Amazon sounded very good.
Frank B Strauss, DMD