Mieczysław Horszowski (June 23, 1892 – May 22, 1993) was a Polish-American pianist who had the longest known career in the history of the performing arts.
Born a Jew, Horszowski converted to Catholicism. One critic wrote: "Horszowski was both very Jewish and very Catholic, in both cases as only a Pole could have been."
In this video Horszowski performs Robert Schumann's Papillons,
op. 2, in Paris in 1989, at the age of 97. He died… Continue