P0124. LEOPOLD GODOWSKY: THE COMPLETE UK COLUMBIA RECORDINGS, 1928-30, incl. 'Les Adieux' Sonata #26 in E-flat (Beethoven); Chopin (incl. the latter’s Sonata #2 in b-flat); Schumann (incl. the latter’s CARNAVAL); Ballade in g (Grieg). (England) 2-Appian APR 7010, incl. Godowsky discography. Transfers by Bryan Crimp; Jeremy Nicholas biography. Long out-of-print, Final Copy!
"The sound on the [above] Appian series is much closer to the sound on [Godowsky’s] 78s than the Philips is. And going back to those Appians and 78s makes me feel that I have underestimated Godowsky through the years….Of the great Golden Age pianists, Leopold Godowsky has had the least attention.”
- Harold C. Schonberg, AMERICAN RECORD GUIDE, Sept. / Oct., 1999