Leon Fleisher

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Leon Fleisher (born July 23, 1928) is an American pianist and conductor. He was born in San Francisco, California, where he started studying the piano at age 4. He made his public debut at age 8 and played with the New York Philharmonic under Pierre Monteux at 16; Monteux famously called him "the pianistic find of the century." He became one of the few child virtuosos to be accepted for study with Artur Schnabel. He made a memorable series of recordings Read more on Last.fm

Leon Fleisher
All the Things You Are
Album (2014)
Leon Fleisher
Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini / Franck: Symphonic Variations
Album (2013)
Leon Fleisher
Leon Fleisher Plays Beethoven and Brahms
Album (2012)
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Leon Fleisher
Piano Concertos Nos. 7, 12 and 23
Album (2009)
Johannes Brahms; Emerson String Quartet, Leon Fleisher
Piano Quintet / The String Quartets
Album (2007)
Leon Fleisher
Two Hands
Album (2004)
Edvard Grieg, Robert Schumann; Leon Fleisher, George Szell
Grieg: Piano Concerto in A minor / Schumann: Piano Concerto in A minor
Album (2004)
Erich Wolfgang Korngold, Franz Schmidt; Leon Fleisher, Joseph Silverstein, Jaime Laredo, Joel Smirnoff, Michael Tree, Yo‐Yo Ma
Music for Strings and Piano Left Hand
Album (1998)
Johannes Brahms; Leon Fleisher, The Cleveland Orchestra, George Szell
Piano Concertos / Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Handel / Waltzes
Album (1997)
Johannes Brahms; Leon Fleisher, The Cleveland Orchestra, George Szell
Piano Concerto nos. 1 & 2 / Variations and Fugue on a Theme by Handel, op. 24 / Waltzes op. 39
Album (1997)
Leon Fleisher
Pianoforte - Grandi Compositori - Grandi Interpreti
Album (1994)
Franz Schubert; Leon Fleisher, Nelson Freire
Wanderer Fantasy / Piano Sonata in A major / 4 Impromptus
Album (1992)
Ludwig van Beethoven; Leon Fleisher, The Cleveland Orchestra, George Szell
Piano Concertos nos. 2, 4
Album (1992)
Сергей Рахманинов, César Franck, Maurice Ravel; The Cleveland Orchestra, George Szell, Leon Fleisher
Rachmaninoff: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini / Franck: Symphonic Variations / Ravel: Alborada del Gracioso
Album (1989)
Ludwig van Beethoven, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; The Cleveland Orchestra, George Szell, Leon Fleisher
Beethoven: Piano Concerto no. 4 / Mozart: Piano Concerto no. 25
Album (1988)
Ludwig van Beethoven, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; The Cleveland Orchestra, George Szell, Leon Fleisher
CBS Great Performances, Volume 49: Beethoven: Piano Concerto no. 4 / Mozart: Piano Concerto no. 25
Album (1988)
Franz Liszt, Carl Maria von Weber; Leon Fleisher
Liszt: Sonata in B minor / Weber: Sonata no. 4 in E minor / Invitation to the Dance
Album (1960)
Paul Hindemith; Nederlands Kamerorkest, Szymon Goldberg, Leon Fleisher
The Four Temperaments / Five Pieces / Funeral Music
Album (1956)