Category Archives: Szigeti

Joseph Szigeti, Mieczyslaw Horszowski. Three Beethoven Sonatas (Columbia)

Joseph Szigeti and Mieczyslaw Horszowski made a number of recordings together beginning in the 1940s, including a Mozart cycle available from Vanguard, the three Brahms Sonatas (No. 2 and the Horn Trio in late recordings for Mercury), the Busoni 2nd … Continue reading

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Joseph Szigeti. Prokofiev Sonatas, Five Melodies (Columbia)

Here is a collection of Joseph Szigeti’s Prokofiev recordings made for American Columbia between 1945 and 1954. I have transferred these from (very good!) Japanese Lp pressings. Even though these recordings represent various stages of Szigeti’s technical decline (his bow … Continue reading

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