The best of the Greatest Pianists of the 20th Century

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Sviatoslav Richter - Great Pianists of the 20th Century, Vol. 82
1.  Sviatoslav Richter - Great Pianists of the 20th Century, Vol. 82 by Franz Liszt
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  "The best recital I've ever heard, coupled with the greatest Prokofiev ever recorded"
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Emil Gilels: Great Pianists of the 20th Century Vol 1
2.  Emil Gilels: Great Pianists of the 20th Century Vol 1 by Emil Gilels
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  "Really a tie with the other two Gilels volumes, but the one set with the widest range of pieces."
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Vladimir Sofronitsky: Great Pianists of the 20th Century, Vol. 91
3.  Vladimir Sofronitsky: Great Pianists of the 20th Century, Vol. 91 by Chopin
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  "The first time I have ever been able to have Scriabin make sense."
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Alicia de Larrocha: Great Pianists 20th Century Vol. 1
4.  Alicia de Larrocha: Great Pianists 20th Century Vol. 1 by Alicia De Larrocha
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  "Music for persons who think spanish music is nothing but flamenco strumming."
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Alfred Brendel I: Great Pianists of the 20th Century, Vol. 12
5.  Alfred Brendel I: Great Pianists of the 20th Century, Vol. 12 by Alfred Brendel
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  "Brio and beauty in pieces that earn their place in the classical canon."
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Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli I: Great Pianists of the 20th Century, Vol. 68
6.  Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli I: Great Pianists of the 20th Century, Vol. 68 by Arturo Benedetti Michelangeli
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  "A set that supports the legend with Debussy to die for and Ravel for the ages."
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Great Pianists Vol. 19:Rachmaninoff/Tc
7.  Great Pianists Vol. 19:Rachmaninoff/Tc by Van Cliburn
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  "A set that demonstrates why these particular pieces have never been out of the catalogue."
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Great Pianists of the 20th Century, Vol. 65
8.  Great Pianists of the 20th Century, Vol. 65 by Bach
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  "Music to savor as you sadly contemplate what could have been."
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Rosalyn Tureck I: Great Pianists of 20th Century, Vol. 93
9.  Rosalyn Tureck I: Great Pianists of 20th Century, Vol. 93 by Bach
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  "Another disc that could be tied with its sister set, this long out of print collection of partitas sheds a whole new light on the way to play Bach on the piano."
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Mitsuko Uchida: Great Pianists of 20th Century, Vol. 95
10.  Mitsuko Uchida: Great Pianists of 20th Century, Vol. 95 by Mitsuko Uchida
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  "Uchida shows stunning range as she plays Mozart, Debussy, and Schoenberg as though she were a specialist in each composer."
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Maurizio Pollini I (Great Pianists of the Century) - Chopin / Debussy / Liszt / Schumann / Stravinsky / Webern (2 CDs)
11.  Maurizio Pollini I (Great Pianists of the Century) - Chopin / Debussy / Liszt / Schumann / Stravinsky / Webern (2 CDs) by Maurizio Pollini
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  "A veritable feast of different styles and genres from a pianists who plays everything well."
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Jorge Bolet I: Great Pianists of the 20th Century, Vol. 10
12.  Jorge Bolet I: Great Pianists of the 20th Century, Vol. 10 by Jorge Bolet
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  "Another awesome recital disc in which an underappreciated pianist decided to reveal himself as Superman."
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Sergei Rachmaninoff - Great Pianists of the 20th Century
13.  Sergei Rachmaninoff - Great Pianists of the 20th Century by Sergei Rachmaninov
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  "My favorite of the "historical" pianist volumes-this set features incredible piano playing with passible sound"
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Byron Janis I: Great Pianists of the 20th Century, Vol. 50
14.  Byron Janis I: Great Pianists of the 20th Century, Vol. 50 by Byron Janis
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  "The solo volume shows off Janis' seemingly effortless artistry, chops, and poetry in a recital disc that puts the lie to the saying that Chopin players cannot play Beethoven well."
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