Moriz Rosenthal (1862 - 1946)
Moriz Rosenthal (17 December 1862 – 3 September 1946) was a Polish pianist and composer. He was an outstanding pupil of Franz Liszt and a friend and colleague of some of the greatest musicians of his age, including Johannes Brahms, Johann Strauss, Anton Rubinstein, Hans von Bülow, Camille Saint-Saëns, Jules Massenet and Isaac Albéniz. Rosenthal was born in Lemberg, Austria-Hungary (later Lwów, Poland), where his father was professor at the chief academy. At eight years of age he commenced his piano studies under Galoth (1869–1872).
In 1872, Rosenthal became a pupil of Karol Mikuli, Chopin's ... (Read all)