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Walter Gieseking

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Walter Gieseking

Walter Gieseking has been played on NTS shows including Tafelmusik w/ Francesco Fusaro, with Pagodes first played on 9 November 2016.

Walter Wilhelm Gieseking (November 5, 1895 – October 26, 1956) was a French-German pianist and composer.

Born in Lyon in France, Gieseking was largely self-taught as a pianist until he studied at the conservatorium in Hanover. He remained in Germany during World War II, and also performed sometimes in Nazi-occupied France; these things led to accusations of collaboration with the Nazi Party. A number of his concerts, particularly in the United States, had to be cancelled because of protests against him. Eventually he was cleared…

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Le Gibet
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Le Vent Dans La Plaine
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Pagodes
Claude Debussy, Walter Gieseking
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