Tag: Jacques Charpentier

Hat’s Off to French Pianist Laurent Wagschal!

Many years ago I received a request from the son of the composer Maurice Emmanuel to perform his Piano Sonatines. I duly learnt a couple and performed them, and very pleasant they are (somewhat in the style of early Debussy, and slightly forgettable). Emmanuel (1862 – 1938) studied at the Paris Conservatoire at the same […]

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