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Re: landowska

on 8/3/00 8:20 AM, Bradley Lehman at bpl@UMICH.EDU wrote:

> Incidentally, the famous quote *was* to a person who played Bach on the
> piano (WTC preludes and fugues) every morning, but he was rather better
> known as a cellist.  He played piano only to himself, and the quote wasn't
> about playing keyboards.

Oops. Major oops. I followed the link from Bradley's post and I now realize
I've been perpetuating a false tale about Tureck for many years. My
apologies, and thanks, Bradley, for setting this straight again.

--best, jvb