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Josette and Yvette Roman


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Playing "Suite for two pianos" Op.15 (Anton Arensky)

For Two Pianos
Beautiful to look at, beautiful to hear. Such is the critics' verdict on the Roman sisters, whose two-piano recital is screened tonight. These Romans - Josette and Yvette - are in fact Parisiennes, and first-prize winners at the Paris Conservatoire. They made their debut at the Town Hall, New York, and scored such a success that they have stayed in America ever since. Tonight they play a three-movement 'Suite for Two Pianos' by Arensky, a pupil of Rimsky-Korsakov.


Pianist: Josette Roman
Pianist: Yvette Roman
Presented by: Geoffrey Brand

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Josette and Yvette Roman

BBC Television, 15 August 1963 22.40

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