plays Liszt -
'... a mastery and range of expression ...'
All these works were recorded live, so there is much applause to welcome Suk's pyrotechnics. Whether Liszt himself could have matched him when he visited London in 1886, within four months of his death, I rather doubt. Queen Victoria, to whom he played, noted that he now had 'long white hair and scarcely any teeth'...
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