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Watts, Andre


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Andre Watts oral history, 2003 November 19

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Abstract Andre Watts made his concert debut with the Philadelphia Orchestra at the age of nine, and he has maintained himself since the 1960s as one of America’s leading concert pianists. Born in Germany in 1946, he moved with his family to Philadelphia, where he continued his studies with Doris Bawden and Clement Petrillo. In 1963 he earned critical acclaim with his performance of the first Liszt piano concerto with Leonard Bernstein and the New York Philharmonic. The next year he undertook a world...
Dates: 2003 November 19

Peabody Symphony Orchestra concert, 1990 April 30

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Audio recording of Arthur Friedheim Memorial Concert by the Peabody Symphony Orchestra. Leon Fleisher, guest conductor.

1. Nocturnes / Claude Debussy

2. Piano Concerto No. 2 in G Minor, Op. 22 / Camille Saint-Saëns
André Watts, piano

3. Awards presented to Fleisher and Watts
Daphnis and Chloe Suite No. 2 / Maurice Ravel

Dates: 1990 April 30