Leopold Godowsky

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Leopold Godowsky was one of the most astonishing piano virtuosos of all time and a composer of remarkably difficult polyphonic music. His father was a physician who contracted cholera tending patients…
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Composition Highlights

Title Year Avg. Duration Genre
Studies (54) on Chopin Etudes for piano 1900 Keyboard
Alt-Wien, for piano (Triakontameron) 1919 Keyboard
Symphonic Metamorphosis on Themes from J. Strauss II's "Die Fledermaus, " for piano 1907 Keyboard
Triakontameron, Thirty Moods & Scenes in Triple Measure, for piano 1920 Keyboard
Schubert Songs (12), freely transcribed for piano 1927 Keyboard
Miniatures for piano Keyboard
Pieces (4) after Rameau for piano Keyboard
Symphonic Metamorphoses on Johann Strauss's waltz "Künstlerleben" Miscellaneous (Classical)
Tango, contrapuntal arrangement for piano (after Albeniz's Op. 165/2) 1921 Keyboard
Le Cygne (The Swan), transcription for piano after Saint-Saëns Keyboard
Java Suite: Phonoramas, Tonal Journeys for piano 1924 Keyboard
Symphonic Metamorphosis of Wine, Women and Song from Johann Strauss Jr. Vocal Music
Passacaglia on the Opening of Schubert's "Unfinished" Symphony, variations (44) for piano 1927 Keyboard
Standchen for piano (after Richard Strauss) Keyboard
The Gardens of Buitenzorg, for piano (Java Suite, Book 3) Keyboard
Impressions (12) for violin & piano: No. 11, Viennese (Wienerisch) Chamber Music
Walzermasken, 24 fantasies for piano Keyboard
Renaissance Suite, for piano Keyboard
Moment Musical, Op. 94/3, transcribed for piano (after Schubert) 1922 Keyboard
Ancient Dances, for piano Keyboard
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