April and May 2003
January, February and March 2003
A reply to previous request about Juliana Markova, several new submissions, along with a variety of questions for the readers.
New names, new sites, as well as mention of old artists.
This page includes many letters in search of people, none of whom could the editor find information on. Maybe a reader will know some of the answers. There are also quite a few suggestions for new names to be added to the site.
Seven more pianists are suggested as additions to the site with some interesting, historical biographies as well as websites of living artists.
Readers offer suggestions; solicit help for information on Eileen Joyce; as well as look for a copy of George Kehler's The Piano in Concert in order to reprint this important resource book.
Over a dozen letters in December and January pose questions for the editor and readers, present several new, young artists and prompt corrections of existing data.
Readers write about a famous concert pianist in Australia, Tessa Birnie,
and about discovering their relative's biography on this website, Aline van Barentzen, along with
five other letters.
Find out more about the Lili Kraus birthdate controversy, as well as letters
from other editors on the World Wide Web.
Ten letters, with replies, discuss unknown artists such as Etelka Freund
and Lubka Kolessa, as well as updates and additions to current
Explore the lives of Johana Harris and Aline van Barentzen
Letters and replies about Elly Ney and Anna Antoniades,
and one from Pamela Ross.
E-mail advertisements include historic LP's; on-line keyboard lessons;
and new CD's by Nadajda Vlaeva and Lara Downes.
Read about Ilana Vered, Alicia de Larrocha, Janice Millington, Valentina
Igoshina, Mihaela Ursuleasa, and Maryla Jonas.