Authentic LEOPOLD GODOWSKY 1919 Signed and Inscribed PHOTOGRAPH Pianist Composer. We are offering this AUTHENTIC Autographed (Signed) and inscribed PHOTOGRAPH of famous pianist and composer LEOPOLD GODOWSKY, DATED Sept, 5th 1919. Photo is inscribed to Elmer Nelson with best wished for his success. Seattle, Sept, 5th 1919. Leopold lived in Seattle during (1919-22) MEASURES Approx 8″ X 10″ in original two tined frame. Leopold Mordkhelovich Godowsky Sr. (13 February 1870 – 21 November 1938) was a Lithuanian-born American virtuoso pianist, composer and teacher. He was one of the most highly regarded performers of his time, known for his theories concerning the application of relaxed weight and economy of motion within pianistic technique – principles later propagated by his pupils, such as Heinrich Neuhaus. He was heralded among musical giants as the “Buddha of the Piano”. Ferruccio Busoni claimed that he and Godowsky were the only composers to have added anything of significance to keyboard writing since Franz Liszt. All items are packaged and prepared with the utmost care. Powered by SixBit’s eCommerce Solution. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Autographs\Music”. The seller is “confettiantiques” and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Autograph Authentication: Not Authenticated
- Industry: Music
- Original/Reproduction: Original
- Signed: Yes