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Glenn Gould (pianist) Autograph Letter Signed To The Son Of Ferruccio Busoni

  Autograph Letter Signed to the Son of Ferruccio Busoni. An exceedingly rare autograph letter signed from the legendary pianist to Rafaello Busoni, son of composer Ferruccio Busoni, expressing satisfaction at Rafaello's comparison of Gould's style to that of Ferruccio Busoni, and hoping to meet in New York. Toronto, May 27, 1958; 2 pp. Busoni, I wish to thank you most sincerely for your wonderful letter. I can assure you that I have never before been so honored and delighted by kind words about my work. It is of the greatest satisfaction that this compliment should take the form of a ...

Franz Liszt Pianist Autograph Letter Signed

   A 19th-century Hungarian composer, virtuoso pianist, conductor, teacher and Franciscan tertiary. Autograph letter signed, two pages (both sides), 5 x 7,75 inch - inlaid to a larger sheet (9 x 12 inch), Weimar, 23.04.1882, in German and French, to publisher of the `Allgemeine deutsche Musikzeitung` Otto Lessmann - offering to dedicate a symphonic `Canone perpetuo` in thanks if only he himself were more familiar with the canon form, inviting him to accompany him to the Musicians` Congress in Zurich, and adding that he is reading and recommending his paper, written and signed in black ink ...