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Rosalyn Tureck (December 14, 1914 - July 17, 2003) was an American pianist and harpsichordist who was particularly associated with the music of Johann Sebastian Bach. Trained at the Julliard School, Tureck was early devoted to Bach and went on to become a highly esteemed performer and musical scholar. Other mainstay composers in Tureck's repetoire included Ludwig van Beethoven, Johannes Brahms, and Frédéric Chopin. In addition, Miss Tureck championed contemporary music, often playing the works of David Diamond, Luigi Dallapiccola, and… read more

Besides her frequent performances in Europe and the United States, Tureck toured in South America, Israel, Turkey, South Africa, Australia, and the Far East. Undaunted by age, she appeared radiant in a video of a 1992 concert in Buenos Aires, played to superlative reviews in Florence and Munich in 1993, and made a particularly poignant debut in an all-Bach program in St. Petersburg in 1995. In the program notes she described her childhood in a circle of emigré Russians and the deep debt she felt to the rigorous and passionate training that characterized the Russian school of music.

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