You are here
Shop — Sheet Music Plus
Results for Charles-Valentin Morhange Alkan Alkan :
Famous as piano virtuoso.
(Modern research has cast much doubt on the popular legend that he died while being crushed by a bookshelf after reaching for the Talmud).
Main biography: Ronald Smith, "Alkan: Who Was Alkan" (Kahn & Averill, London, 1976 & 1987),
now reprinted as one volume called "Alkan: The Man, the Music (publ. April 2000).