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    On Sunday, December 10, 2017 6:28 PM, 6295LARGE . <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
 

 Valse Elise on reproducer player piano
Enjoy
Ben

On Fri, Dec 8, 2017 at 11:32 PM, Richard Markowitz <
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>  Dear Ben Roth:
>
> Friml’s *Valse Elise*, subtitled *Wistful Refelection*, doesn’t seem to
> have been recorded at all, even for piano solo.  It does not appear on any
> of Friml’s Schirmer albums (Set No. 3 and Set No. 5), or on his Westminster
> (WST 15008, with orchestra) Supraphon (ST 50646, ditto), 10” Decca (DL
> 5389), or Longines Symohonette (LWS-207) issues, or on the stereo four LP
> Golden Crest box (CRS 4200), which does, however, include some of his
> orchestral works.
>
>
>
> It is also lacking on the two Friml CDs (not with the composer), one of
> violin and piano works and transcriptions (Koch 7662), the other of solo
> piano works (Koch 7512).  Neither does it appear on the Shilkret-Friml
> Victor 78s (C-9) or the Hunsberger Arabesque entry (Z 6562).
>
>
>
> The existence of score and parts of two different orchestral arrangements
> can be confirmed.  One, arranged by the film composer Hubert Bath, was
> published by Keith Prowse in 1939.  The other, whose arranger and date of
> publication are not clearly stated, is owned by the National Library of
> Australia.
>
>
> To those of us who remain devoted to “light music,” there is, alas, much
> repertoire that has never been commercially recorded.
>
> Best wishes,
>
> Richard Markowitz
>