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MINT CONDITION

STEFAN ASKENASE - PIANIST

Autographed postcard photograph of the Polish-Belgian pianist, with an autographed friendly note on the verso. 1961. 

Askanase was a pupil of his Mother, who studied with Mikuli; as well Zacharyasiewicz (Franz Xaver Mozrtís pupil) Pollak and von Sauer (a Liszt pupil).  A Chopin specialist, he was hailed around the World for his performances and made a large number of recordings, especially of the music of Frederic Chopin. For his 85th birthday, he gave 85 concerts in and around Europe!† Martha Argerich and Mitsuko Uchida were two of his very best pupils. 

Quite rare posed at the piano and signed on the face of the card.

Phone: 212-860-5541† *† Fax: 917-677-8247