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Vladimir Horowitz

Vladimir Samoylovich Horowitz (;Ukrainian: Володимир Самійлович Горовиць; Russian: Владимир Самойлович Горовиц; Yiddish: וולאדימיר סאַמוילאָוויטש האָראָוויץ‎; October 1 [O.S. September 18] 1903 – November 5, 1989) was an American classical pianist and composer born in the Russian Empire. He was acclaimed for his virtuoso technique, his tone color, and the excitement engendered by his playing. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest pianists of all time.

Birth and Death Data: Born October 1st, 1903 (Kiev), Died November 5th, 1989 (New York City)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1928 - 1930

Roles Represented in DAHR: piano, composer

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-43411 10-in. 3/26/1928 Variations on themes from Carmen Vladimir Horowitz Piano solo instrumentalist, piano, composer  
Victor BVE-43412 10-in. 3/26/1928 Mazurka in C sharp minor Vladimir Horowitz Piano solo instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-43413 10-in. 3/26/1928 Capriccio Vladimir Horowitz Piano solo instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-43414 10-in. 3/26/1928 Serenade a la poupee Vladimir Horowitz Piano solo instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-49155 10-in. 12/4/1928 Valse oubliée Vladimir Horowitz Piano solo instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-49156 10-in. 12/4/1928 Capriccio in F minor, op. 28, no. 6 Vladimir Horowitz Piano solo instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-49614 10-in. 1/2/1929 Liebesbotschaft Vladimir Horowitz Piano solo instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-49619 10-in. 1/4/1929 Paganini etude in es-dur Vladimir Horowitz Piano solo instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-58672 10-in. 2/25/1930 Etude in E major (First version) Vladimir Horowitz Piano solo instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-58687 10-in. 3/4/1930 Danse excentrique Vladimir Horowitz Piano solo instrumentalist, piano, composer  
Victor BVE-58688 10-in. 3/4/1930 Etude in F major, op. 10 Vladimir Horowitz Piano solo instrumentalist, piano  
Victor BVE-58689 10-in. 3/4/1930 Paganini etude in E flat major Vladimir Horowitz Piano solo instrumentalist, piano  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Horowitz, Vladimir," accessed September 28, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103121.

Horowitz, Vladimir. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved September 28, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103121.

"Horowitz, Vladimir." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 28 September 2021.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103121

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