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Was browsing through some listings and came across Georges Solchany (1922-1988).
He made some Beethoven and Bartok recordings for EMI, along with some chamber music.
Does anyone know more about him?
An excellent artist, probably best remembered nowadays (when remembered at all) for chamber music, esp. his recordings with the Hungarian String Quartet and as a member of the Hungarian Piano Trio (w/Arpad Gérecz and Vilmos Palotai). He was born in Budapest (birth name György Szolcsányi) but moved to France in his 20s and eventually became a French citizen. This EMI twofer (probably op but available used) is well worth acquiring: https://www.amazon.com/Chamber-Music-Johannes-Brahms/dp/B000005GUS/. A batch of his solo Beethoven turned up in the 50-CD Beethoven "Collector's Edition" on EMI (not sonatas, iirc, but including a nice performance of the Diabelli Variations); and Warner reissued his complete "Mikrokosmos." The latter remains in print afaik, but I do not recollect having heard it. The Hungarian Trio's Beethoven Piano Trios were digitized by BnF, and a number of other recordings have surfaced on youtube and streaming services.