Story: Classical musicians

Lili Kraus

Lili Kraus

Hungarian-born pianist Lili Kraus, who made her home in New Zealand in the 1940s, left a strong impression on music lovers at that time. As this recital programme of 1946 proclaimed, 'her personality and her playing radiate vitality'. 

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: Eph-B-MUSIC-1946-01-cover

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Peter Walls, 'Classical musicians - New Zealand-based musicians', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 28 November 2021)

Story by Peter Walls, published 22 Oct 2014