Julius Katchen

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Julius Katchen
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American classical pianist, born August 15, 1926 in Long Branch, New Jersey; died April 29, 1969 in Paris. debuted in 1936 with Mozart's K. 466; in 1947 he played the same concert, conducted by Eugene Ormandy (Mozart, KV 466). Had lessons with his grandparents and mother (Mr. and Mrs. Svet..) until he was 14.
1946: Graduated as a philosopher at the Haverford College. Had also studied English literature. Then went to Paris, represented his country at the first UNESCO festival where he performed the 5th piano concerto by Beethoven. A tour followed (Rome, Vienna, Naples, Paris, London, Salzburg). After that he settled in Paris.
1956: Married Arlette Patoux
Katchen's popularity increased in the period 1949-1969 and had a varied repertoire for Decca with piano music of Brahms.
In December 1968 he was part of a project by the Rolling Stones Rock and Roll Circus.
He died less than six months later as a consequence of cancer at only 42 years old.
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LLP 122 Julius Katchen - Brahms Sonata No.3 in F Minor Opus 5 illustration d'album Julius Katchen Brahms Sonata No.3 in F Minor Opus 5 London Records LLP 122 US 1949 Vendre cette version
LW 5160 Julius Katchen - Islamey; Hungarian Rhapsody illustration d'album Julius Katchen, Franz Liszt, Mily Balakirev Julius Katchen, Franz Liszt, Mily Balakirev - Islamey; Hungarian Rhapsody Decca LW 5160 UK & Ireland 1954 Vendre cette version
LXT 2981 Julius Katchen - Britten: Sinfonia Da Requiem Opus 20 / Diversions For Piano (Left Hand) And Orchestra, Opus 21 illustration d'album Benjamin Britten Conducting The Danish State Radio Symphony Orchestra*, The London Symphony Orchestra, Julius Katchen Benjamin Britten Conducting The Danish State Radio Symphony Orchestra*, The London Symphony Orchestra, Julius Katchen - Britten: Sinfonia Da Requiem Opus 20 / Diversions For Piano (Left Hand) And Orchestra, Opus 21 (Album) Decca LXT 2981 UK 1954 Vendre cette version
LXT 2894, LXT.2894 Julius Katchen - Concerto No.3 In C Major For Piano And Orchestra / Concerto No.3 For Piano And Orchestra illustration d'album Julius Katchen With L'Orchestre De La Suisse Romande Conducted By Ernest Ansermet, Prokofiev*, Bartók* Julius Katchen With L'Orchestre De La Suisse Romande Conducted By Ernest Ansermet, Prokofiev*, Bartók* - Concerto No.3 In C Major For Piano And Orchestra / Concerto No.3 For Piano And Orchestra (Album) Decca, Decca LXT 2894, LXT.2894 UK 1954 Vendre cette version
LL 1262, LL.1262 Julius Katchen - Rhapsody In Blue / Concerto In F illustration d'album Mantovani And His Orchestra, Julius Katchen Mantovani And His Orchestra, Julius Katchen - Rhapsody In Blue / Concerto In F (Album) Decca LL 1262, LL.1262 US 1955 Vendre cette version
LXT 2595 Julius Katchen - Piano Concerto No. 2 In C Minor illustration d'album Rachmaninov* - Julius Katchen, The New Symphony Orchestra*, Anatole Fistoulari Rachmaninov* - Julius Katchen, The New Symphony Orchestra*, Anatole Fistoulari - Piano Concerto No. 2 In C Minor (Album) Decca LXT 2595 UK 1955 Vendre cette version
LXT 5187 Julius Katchen - Sonata No. 23 In F Minor, Op. 57 ("Appassionata") / Sonata No. 32 In C Minor, Op. 111 illustration d'album Julius Katchen, Beethoven* Julius Katchen, Beethoven* - Sonata No. 23 In F Minor, Op. 57 ("Appassionata") / Sonata No. 32 In C Minor, Op. 111(LP, Mono) Decca LXT 5187 UK 1956 Vendre cette version
LLP 330 Julius Katchen - Pictures At An Exhibition illustration d'album Julius Katchen, Moussorgsky* Julius Katchen, Moussorgsky* - Pictures At An Exhibition Decca LLP 330 US 1950 Vendre cette version
LL 1163, LL.1163 Julius Katchen - Sonata No 2 In B Flat Minor Op 35 'Funeral March' / Sonata No 3 In B Minor Op 58 illustration d'album Chopin*, Julius Katchen Chopin*, Julius Katchen - Sonata No 2 In B Flat Minor Op 35 'Funeral March' / Sonata No 3 In B Minor Op 58 Decca LL 1163, LL.1163 US 1955 Vendre cette version
LXT 2862 Julius Katchen - Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini / Variations On A Nursery Song illustration d'album Rachmaninov* / Ernst von Dohnányi - Julius Katchen, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult Rachmaninov* / Ernst von Dohnányi - Julius Katchen, The London Philharmonic Orchestra, Sir Adrian Boult - Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini / Variations On A Nursery Song (Album) Decca, Decca LXT 2862 UK 1954 Vendre cette version
LXT 5164 Julius Katchen - Piano Concerto No. 1 In B Flat Minor / Hungarian Fantasia illustration d'album Tchaikovsky* / Liszt* - Julius Katchen With The London Symphony Orchestra Conducted By Pierino Gamba Tchaikovsky* / Liszt* - Julius Katchen With The London Symphony Orchestra Conducted By Pierino Gamba - Piano Concerto No. 1 In B Flat Minor / Hungarian Fantasia (Album) Decca LXT 5164 UK 1956 Vendre cette version
RB.16047 Julius Katchen - L'Oiseau De Feu / Petrouchka illustration d'album Pierre Monteux, Paris Conservatoire Orchestra*, Stravinsky*, Julius Katchen Pierre Monteux, Paris Conservatoire Orchestra*, Stravinsky*, Julius Katchen - L'Oiseau De Feu / Petrouchka (Album) RCA Red Seal RB.16047 UK 1957 Vendre cette version
LL 1569 Julius Katchen - Violin Sonatas illustration d'album Johannes Brahms Performed By Ruggiero Ricci And Julius Katchen Johannes Brahms Performed By Ruggiero Ricci And Julius Katchen - Violin Sonatas London Records LL 1569 Canada 1957 Vendre cette version
LXT 5164 Julius Katchen - Tchaikovsky - Piano Concerto No. 1 In B Flat Minor / Liszt - Hungarian Fantasia illustration d'album Tchaikovsky*, Liszt* - Julius Katchen With London Symphony Orchestra* Tchaikovsky*, Liszt* - Julius Katchen With London Symphony Orchestra* - Tchaikovsky - Piano Concerto No. 1 In B Flat Minor / Liszt - Hungarian Fantasia(LP, Album, Mono) Decca LXT 5164 UK 1957 Vendre cette version
LXT.5484 Julius Katchen - Handel Variations / Paganini Variations illustration d'album Brahms*, Julius Katchen Brahms*, Julius Katchen - Handel Variations / Paganini Variations (Album) Decca LXT.5484 UK 1958 Vendre cette version
LL.1683 Julius Katchen - Piano Concertos Nos. 1 And 2 illustration d'album Julius Katchen, Liszt* Julius Katchen, Liszt* - Piano Concertos Nos. 1 And 2 (Album, Comp) Decca, Decca LL.1683 US 1957 Vendre cette version
SXL 2076 Julius Katchen - Piano Concerto No. 2 illustration d'album Rachmaninov*, Katchen*, London Symphony*, Solti* Rachmaninov*, Katchen*, London Symphony*, Solti* - Piano Concerto No. 2 (Album) Decca, Decca SXL 2076 UK 1959 Vendre cette version
SXL 2106, SXL.2106 Julius Katchen - Piano Concerto No. 3 illustration d'album Beethoven*, Katchen*, London Symphony Orchestra*, Gamba* Beethoven*, Katchen*, London Symphony Orchestra*, Gamba* - Piano Concerto No. 3 (Album) Decca, Decca SXL 2106, SXL.2106 UK 1959 Vendre cette version
SWL 8505 Julius Katchen - Rachmaninoff - Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini, Rimsky-Korsakov - Snow Maiden Suite illustration d'album Katchen*, Rachmaninoff*, Rimsky-Korsakov*, Ansermet*, Boult*, London Philharmonic Orchestra*, L'Orchestre De La Suisse Romande Katchen*, Rachmaninoff*, Rimsky-Korsakov*, Ansermet*, Boult*, London Philharmonic Orchestra*, L'Orchestre De La Suisse Romande - Rachmaninoff - Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini, Rimsky-Korsakov - Snow Maiden Suite(10") Decca SWL 8505 UK 1959 Vendre cette version
SXL 2172 Julius Katchen - Piano Concerto No.1 In D Minor, Opus 15 illustration d'album Brahms* - Katchen*, Orquesta Sinfónica De Londres*, Monteux* Brahms* - Katchen*, Orquesta Sinfónica De Londres*, Monteux* - Piano Concerto No.1 In D Minor, Opus 15 (Album) Decca SXL 2172 Spain 1960 Vendre cette version
SXL 2236 Julius Katchen - Piano Concerto No. 2 illustration d'album Brahms* / Julius Katchen, London Symphony*, János Ferencsik Brahms* / Julius Katchen, London Symphony*, János Ferencsik - Piano Concerto No. 2 (Album) Decca, Decca SXL 2236 UK 1960 Vendre cette version
SXLA 2176 Julius Katchen - Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini / Variations On A Nursery Tune illustration d'album Rachmaninov*, Dohnanyi* - Katchen*, London Philharmonic*, Boult* Rachmaninov*, Dohnanyi* - Katchen*, London Philharmonic*, Boult* - Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini / Variations On A Nursery Tune (Album) Decca, Decca SXLA 2176 Australia 1960 Vendre cette version
LCL-80036 Julius Katchen - Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini, Op. 43 / Variations On A Nursery Tune, Op. 25 illustration d'album Rachmaninov* / Dohnanyi*, Katchen*, London Philharmonic*, Boult* Rachmaninov* / Dohnanyi*, Katchen*, London Philharmonic*, Boult* - Rhapsody On A Theme Of Paganini, Op. 43 / Variations On A Nursery Tune, Op. 25(Reel, 4tr Stereo, 7" Reel, Album) London Records LCL-80036 US 1960 Vendre cette version
CS 6235, CS.6235 Julius Katchen - Encores illustration d'album Julius Katchen Encores (Album) Decca, Decca CS 6235, CS.6235 UK 1961 Vendre cette version
LL1357 Julius Katchen - Mozart Piano Concertos Nos. 13 & 20 illustration d'album Mozart*, Julius Katchen, The New Symphony Orchestra Of London, Peter Maag Mozart*, Julius Katchen, The New Symphony Orchestra Of London, Peter Maag - Mozart Piano Concertos Nos. 13 & 20 (Album) Ace Of Clubs, Ace Of Clubs LL1357 1959 Vendre cette version