Peter Hurford 1930-2019

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Peter Hurford 1930-2019

Post by Belle » Sun Mar 03, 2019 12:18 pm

This fabulously gifted organist has died after suffering series of strokes and also Alzheimer's Disease, at the age of 88. I have recordings made by him of the great Bach organ works. He made a tremendous contribution to music.

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Re: Peter Hurford 1930-2019

Post by Lance » Mon Mar 04, 2019 2:10 am

Another great artist passes. I'm pleased that I have some of his many recordings.
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Re: Peter Hurford 1930-2019

Post by maestrob » Mon Mar 04, 2019 10:17 am

Very sad indeed. I have many of Hurford's discs, although I'm not a particular fan of the organ. Condolences are in order to his family and friends.

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