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date: 17 May 2021

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(b London, Feb 6, 1845; d London, June 29, 1923). English pianist and biographer . First trained by her father, Edward Collett May, in 1871 she went to Lichtental, near Baden-Baden, to study with Clara Schumann, who introduced her to Brahms. Becoming his pupil, she was thereafter noted for her authoritative performances of his music. Her ...

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